NASCAR: Charlotte Motor Speedway’s new Roval layout gets a second round of testing Tuesday. The unique road course within an oval was modified last week after drivers “cheated” by running through a chicane.
At past Cup Series races at Kentucky Speedway, fans in Dale Earnhardt Jr. hats and shirts appeared to outnumber backers of all other drivers combined. With Dale Jr. now retired and working as a NBC race analyst, who does his massive fan base now root for instead?
NASCAR Cup Series results from Kentucky Speedway: Martin Truex Jr. won the Quaker State 400 for the second straight year, in Sparta, Ky. The No. 78 Toyota Camry swept the stages after starting on the pole.
In 2008, Will Power almost gave up on his IndyCar dream before a call from Roger Penske changed his career. Now, this Team Penske driver, who lives in Mooresville with wife Liz, is the Indianapolis 500 winner.
NBA: When when I think about Charlotte Hornets center Bismack Biyombo, acquired in a trade from the Orland Magic, I remember something he said during his first stint in Charlotte. “I enjoy life. I enjoy everything.”
The NASCAR Hall of Fame officially opened its newest exhibit on Wednesday, '1948: Proving Grounds,' featuring cars and trophies from NASCAR's inaugural season in 1948. Bill Huskins, who competed in the 1948 season, had plenty of stories, too.
Erik Jones' last-second win at Daytona was the first in 2018 for NASCAR's young drivers, but the young guns still aren't poised to start consistently beating the Big 3 — Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. — in races this season.