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.
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?
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.
Since Kentucky Speedway opened in 2000, no native Kentuckian has run better than fifth in a major NASCAR series. Louisvillian Ben Rhodes, 21, yearns to change that in the 2018 Camping World Trucks Series race in Sparta.
Charlotte Motor Speedway and NASCAR officially announced that the September 30 race on the new road course-oval hybrid track will be the Bank of America ROVAL 400, the longest road course in NASCAR and the first road course in NASCAR playoff history.
Erik Jones won his first-ever NASCAR Cup Series race on Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway, defeating Martin Truex Jr. in double overtime in the Coke Zero Sugar 400. Jones' victory clinches a playoff berth.