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Jimmie And Chad Are Splitsville
Thursday, 11 Oct, 2018 – 20:08 | Comments Off on Jimmie And Chad Are Splitsville
Jimmie And Chad Are Splitsville

Hendrick Motorsports has announced that it would split up the championship winning crew chief/driver combo of Chad Knaus and Jimmie Johnson.
The following is a transcript of a press conference discussing the move:
WHEN DID YOU GUYS …

‘Roval’ Was Fun Dumpster Fire
Sunday, 7 Oct, 2018 – 8:31 | Comments Off on ‘Roval’ Was Fun Dumpster Fire
‘Roval’ Was Fun Dumpster Fire

Finally, last weekend, finally, something splatted against the wall and stuck for NASCAR. The bad news for North America’s premier stock car racing series, however, continues to be the large pile of refuse that has …

Rain Puts Kyle Busch On Dover Pole
Friday, 5 Oct, 2018 – 16:27 | Comments Off on Rain Puts Kyle Busch On Dover Pole
Rain Puts Kyle Busch On Dover Pole

A sudden rain shower in Friday afternoon soaked the concrete track at Dover International Speedway, forcing cancellation of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series knockout qualifying session.
As a result, the field for Sunday’s race was …

Carl Edwards Heads Into Texas HOF
Thursday, 4 Oct, 2018 – 17:40 | Comments Off on Carl Edwards Heads Into Texas HOF
Carl Edwards Heads Into Texas HOF

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Carl Edwards shocked NASCAR Nation when he unexpectedly announced his retirement from big-time stock car racing in January 2017. But the man who punctuated each victory …

Roval Debut Smashes Up The Cup Playoffs Field
Monday, 1 Oct, 2018 – 7:34 | Comments Off on Roval Debut Smashes Up The Cup Playoffs Field
Roval Debut Smashes Up The Cup Playoffs Field

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Clint Bowyer, third-place finisher in Sunday’s Bank of America ROVAL 400, strode into the media center, sat down at the interview desk, took a deep breath and …

Blaney Cashes In On Crashes To Win Roval
Sunday, 30 Sep, 2018 – 17:42 | Comments Off on Blaney Cashes In On Crashes To Win Roval
Blaney Cashes In On Crashes To Win Roval

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Winner Ryan Blaney looked as stunned as many of those who competed in Sunday’s Monster Energy Cup Series race, and virtually all those who were watching it from the grandstands …

Kurt Busch On Pole At Roval
Saturday, 29 Sep, 2018 – 7:58 | Comments Off on Kurt Busch On Pole At Roval
Kurt Busch On Pole At Roval

Kurt Busch and his No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford won the pole for Sunday’s debut Monster Entergy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval.
Running late in the final round, Busch toured the …

Hemric Steps Into No. 31 Car
Friday, 28 Sep, 2018 – 19:39 | Comments Off on Hemric Steps Into No. 31 Car
Hemric Steps Into No. 31 Car

CONCORD, N.C. – Daniel Hemric is no stranger to Charlotte Motor Speedway’s media center, having spent many evenings in it during the Summer Shootout Series. But Friday’s announcement that he was Ryan Newman’s replacement at …

Preece’s Big Bet Has Put Him In A Cup Ride
Friday, 28 Sep, 2018 – 17:28 | Comments Off on Preece’s Big Bet Has Put Him In A Cup Ride
Preece’s Big Bet Has Put Him In A Cup Ride

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Ryan Preece bet on himself in 2017, bringing full sponsorship to Joe Gibbs Racing for two NASCAR Xfinity Series events. It was an all or nothing scenario …

NHRA’s Gray’s Career About To Make A Left Turn
Thursday, 27 Sep, 2018 – 17:41 | One Comment
NHRA’s Gray’s Career About To Make A Left Turn

NHRA Championship Drag Racing will lose one of its rising stars to NASCAR at season’s end, perhaps as a one-and-done world champion.
Pro Stock point-leader Tanner Gray _ who proudly brandishes a stock car-style No. 15 …