The next round of NASCAR Cup Series playoff cutdowns at Kansas this week is the perfect example of how the postseason should work, with championship-caliber drivers like Martin Truex Jr. on the brink of elimination.
Students in an environmental geophysics class at the University of South Carolina are measuring ground motion from Top Fuel dragsters in the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMax Dragway in Concord, North Carolina.
NASCAR returns to its bootlegging roots by naming Sugarlands Shine, produced by Sugarlands Distilling Company of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, as its official moonshine. Talladega Superspeedway also signed a deal.
With the NASCAR playoffs underway and only 12 drivers left in the hunt for a Cup Series championship, we break down the pretenders and contenders (not counting the Big 3) to watch for over the last seven races of the season.
Prosecutors dropped a stolen-vehicle charge against NASCAR Truck Series driver Jordan Anderson, citing insufficient evidence. Anderson continues ‘to maintain my innocence.’ He bought the truck ‘in good faith.’
A North Carolina man was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he defrauded investors in his company to pay for his son’s NASCAR career in the Camping World Truck Series, U.S. Attorney Andrew Murray said.
Sunday’s Bank of America ROVAL 400 was the inaugural race on Charlotte Motor Speedway’s new track, and between the wild finish and massive excitement throughout, it should be viewed as a big success for NASCAR as a whole.
New NASCAR President Steve Phelps, who assumes his new position October 1, met with reporters Wednesday to discuss NASCAR’s dipping attendance, potential changes to the Cup schedule, and the return of Chairman Brian France.
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.