Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Larson was transported to a local hospital for further evaluation on Saturday after suffering a fainting spell during an autograph session at Martinsville Speedway, team officials confirmed.
When rain threatened to wipe out Friday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup series practice and qualifying at Martinsville Speedway, Joey Logano’s crew chief, Todd Gordon, reminded his driver he would start second based on the series standings if that happened. Logano’s response: "I don’t want second, I want first." He got it.
Kevin Harvick has finished first or second in eight consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup races. But Sunday’s race is at Martinsville Speedway, where he finished seventh and 33rd last year. Is the streak about to end?
NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Joey Logano took part in a “ride swap” with the NHRA’s Cruz Pedregon at zMax Dragway on Wednesday. Logano drove a Cobra Jet Mustang, used in the NHRA Top Sportsman class, down the quarter-mile dragstrip while Pedregon took a Sprint Cup Series car for a spin at Charlotte Motor Speedway.