NASCAR announced via press release Thursday morning that chief operating officer Steve Phelps is being promoted to president, effective Oct. 1. Current president Brent Dewar will transition to an advisory role.
Israeli NASCAR driver Alon Day will make his 2018 Cup series debut at Richmond, Virginia, Raceway. Day was Israel’s Athlete of the Year in motorsports in 2016. He is a NASCAR Whelen Euro Series champion .
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will make his one-time return to NASCAR this Friday at Richmond Raceway, when he drives his famous No. 88 car in the Xfinity Series night race for what could be his last time behind the wheel.
Brad Keselowski is the hottest driver in the NASCAR Cup Series, having won the last two races of the regular season, but he’s focused on staying calm as the playoffs begin this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The 2018 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs begin this week at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, so that calls for some predictions. The Observer’s vote for best race, dark horse contenders, and who will ultimately win the championship.
Actor Burt Reynolds has died at the age of 82. Shortly after news of his death, former NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. posted a tribute to the actor, with specific mention of his character from the movie “Stroker Ace.”
Former NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his interior designer wife, Amy, have a sale pending on the Key West home they renovated for their reality TV show on the DIY Network. The list price is $2.6 million.
Furniture Row Racing announced Tuesday it would cease operations after the conclusion of the 2018 Cup Series season, meaning reigning champion Martin Truex Jr. is on the move. It also means NASCAR needs a reality check in owning up to its problems.
Brad Keselowski won the Bojangles Southern 500 on Sunday night at Darlington Raceway, his first NASCAR Cup Series victory this season. This is Keselowski’s 25th career victory, and he won by narrowly edging Kyle Larson on pit road.
NASCAR Cup Series results and takeaways from Darlington Raceway, where Brad Keselowski won the Bojangles’ Southern 500, the “Official Throwback Weekend” race at the South Carolina track that is “Too Tough to Tame.”
The next NASCAR Cup Series race, the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, is the sport’s throwback weekend to honor old drivers and paint schemes. But it’s also this reporter’s first anniversary covering racing.
A report by Apcela and Go Fish Digital on NASCAR and Formula 1 racing championships shows North Carolina is the state where most NASCAR champions are from, and what car brand and color win the most titles.
Nicole Biffle, the ex-wife of former NASCAR driver Greg Biffle, will receive $250,000 in damages after she and her mother were secretly filmed at the couple’s mansion on Lake Norman in Mooresville, NC.