NASCAR Cup Series: Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway can only be described one way. ... And Kurt Busch is back in Victory Lane for the first time since last year’s Daytona 500.
Johnny Sauter took the lead with five laps left when John Hunter Nemechek slowed because of late fuel pickup issues, then held off Stewart Friesen at Bristol Motor Speedway for his fifth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory of the season.
Tom Long will race Saturday, August 18 at VIRginia International Raceway in Alton. Rather than drive a stock car repeatedly in a circle, the driver from Raleigh’s Millbrook High decided he’d rather race sports cars on open road courses.
NASCAR Cup Series driver Kasey Kahne announced on Twitter that he will retire from racing full-time at season’s end. Kahne, who was with Hendrick Motorsports, drives the Leavine Family Racing No. 95 Chevrolet.
NASCAR: Kevin Harvick’s seven Cup Series race wins are his most in a season. With just three more victories, Stewart-Haas Racing driver and No. 4 team could join Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon in elite group.