Neighbors go to court over New Hampshire Motor Speedway music festival plans
A 1989 agreement was made after Bob Bahre purchased the speedway with the intention of expanding it into a multipurpose track.
NASCAR Fan Appreciation Day returns on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte. NASCAR Fan Appreciation Day, which follows the NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Friday, Jan. 19, will include autograph sessions with current national series drivers, NASCAR Hall of Famers and members of the NASCAR Next class, as well photo opportunities and question-and-answer sessions with a number of NASCAR legends. NASCAR Hall of Fame admission will be free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis during NASCAR Fan Appreciation Day. Admission to driver autograph sessions is free but will require a ticket for participation. Fans will be able to register for driver autograph sessions at nascarhall.com beginning Saturday, Jan. 13 at 10 a.m. A full driver autograph session schedule will be announced at a later date.
Kurt Busch signs new deal with Stewart-Haas
Kurt Busch has signed a contract to remain at Stewart-Haas Racing, where he'll again have sponsorship from Monster Energy. Busch won the 2017 Daytona 500, but was eliminated in the first round of the playoffs.
Richard Childress Racing and Caterpillar Inc. extend partnership
Caterpillar will continue primary sponsorship of #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet for select races and expand new digital and social content campaigns.
A U.S. District Court judge has ruled that the family of Kevin Ward Jr. can pursue all claims against Tony Stewart in the Aug. 2014 death of their son at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsport Park. Judge David Hurd ruled that the Empire Super Sprints race would be considered a recreational activity under New York law, which means the waivers releasing liability signed by the 20-year-old Ward and his father (as the car owner) are not enforceable. On whether Ward suffered pre-impact terror or pain following being hit by Stewart's car, the judge ruled that is for the jury to determine.
The Motorsports Group announces separation from Circle Sport
TMG will participate in 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. They are currently seeking a driver and sponsors.
McMurray thinking about the rest of his career
"My goal is to be able to race for four more years, maybe a little bit more," McMurray said during Champion's Week in Las Vegas.
Jack Ingram injured in car accident
He remains in the Intensive Care Unit at Asheville's Mission Hospital.
RCR continues partnership with Bass Pro Shops
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series No. 31 Chevrolet and NASCAR XFINITY Series No. 3 Chevrolet will feature Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's
Allison, Elder, Labonte, Parrott tabbed for NMPA Hall honors
The four will be officially inducted during ceremonies scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 21 in Charlotte, N.C.
R.A.C.E donates nearly $75,000 to charitable entities in 2017
As a Donor Advised Fund of the NASCAR Foundation, a 501 c3 charitable entity, R.A.C.E. aims to improve the quality of life for the greater Chicagoland area while focusing on causes centered on youth, safe driving and the military.
Austin Dillon, Whitney Ward marry
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Austin Dillon and Whitney Ward were married this weekend at Childress Vineyards in Lexington, North Carolina.
2018 MENCS Team Chart
Silly Season Chart for 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Teams and Drivers..updated often
Gateway Motorsports Park receives Outstanding Facility of the Year Award at PRI
The annual award recipient is determined by leaders in the motorsports industry, media and sponsors.
Sad News - Ryan Yanoshak
Until illness caused his early retirement from professional duties, Ryan had been employed as the managing director of marketing communications with the Pocono Raceway in Long Pond for two years.
NASCAR Related Racing Birthdays
13 Army National Guard, Jim Vandiver, Jarrett Andretti, David Stover, Mark Nickels, Michael Mumford
Larson to take over sole ownership of sprint car team
NASCAR star and dirt racing veteran Kyle Larson will shift into sole owner of Larson Marks Racing starting in 2018. The team will be run under the Kyle Larson Racing banner and Justin Marks will assume an advisory role with KLR moving forward.
Bowman unveils new 2018 #88 Axalta Camaro
Featuring a predominately darker base color with bright pops of color on the sides, the unique scheme is a bit of a contrast to the fiery Axalta Chevy that Dale Earnhardt Jr. piloted in 2017.
Speedway Children's Charities to distribute more than $3.2 Million
Thanks to fundraising efforts at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Bristol Motor Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kentucky Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Sonoma Raceway and Texas Motor Speedway.
Danica Patrick's talks with Ganassi break down
She is looking for teams to run the Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 with.
Whelen renews sponsorship with NASCAR
Company to remain entitlement sponsor of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and NASCAR Whelen Euro Series through 2024; Whelen signs ten-year renewal with NASCAR Hall of Fame
Schrader, Edwards, Mittler among Ozarks Racers' Hall of Fame inductees
The 10-person induction class will be honored in Springfield Missouri on January 6th.
NASCAR Television Listings
Television listings for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series, XFINITY Series, and Camping World Truck Series
Driver appearances and autograph sessions
Eddie Wood undergoes heart surgery
The procedure was planned and he is doing well.
Bayne and AdvoCare "Back in Black" for the 2018 season
This new scheme marks the first time that the Roush Fenway #6 will be primarily black in the MENCS since the 2005 season with NASCAR Hall of Famer Mark Martin.
Richmond Raceway Reimagined construction milestone with new pedestrian tunnel installation
The $30 million infield redevelopment project at Richmond Raceway has been moving forward since the groundbreaking in September. The expanded pedestrian tunnel installed near Turn 1 will allow more fans to have access to the modernized infield.
Andy Petree named VP of Competition at RCR; Eric Warren named Chief Technology Officer
Petree brought on full time following comprehensive competition review, Warren to focus on innovation and engineering strategy.
Kyle Busch wins Snowball Derby
He also survived the "room of doom," officially claiming his second Tom Dawson Trophy in technical inspection. He also won the race in 2009.
Keselowski interested in future Cup ownership
"Absolutely. It's 100 percent my dream," Keselowski says. "There's a lot of things that have to happen to make that a possibility."
NASCAR and Concussions
Reporters chronicle how head injuries and concussions have impacted both NASCAR racers as well as drivers competing at lower levels of racing on area tracks.
Earnhardt, Jr. wins most popular for 15th year
The award is based on a fan vote and sponsored by the National Motorsports Press Association. Only Bill Elliott won the award more than Earnhardt - 16 times between 1984 and 2002 - before he removed his name from consideration.
The Lynch Racing Co. acquires Iowa City Capital Partners' position in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Team BK Racing
The Lynch Racing Co., a division of Sport Venture Group, today acquired Iowa City Capital Partners' stake in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Team BK Racing which was owned and controlled by Anthony Marlowe.
PPG builds on long-standing partnership with Team Penske for 2018
Company to sponsor No. 12 Cup Series Ford with Ryan Blaney in 2018
NASCAR Paint Schemes Chart & Links
Sunday, November 19, 2017; Stages at laps: 80/160/267; green flag scheduled 3:05pm/et, TV=NBC & NBCSN
39 teams entered.
#18-Busch fastest at 172.695mph followed by #78-Truex Jr.
Round-by-round results of qualifying.
#11-Denny Hamlin won the pole at 173.980mph, #78-Truex Jr. will start second.
#11-Hamlin was fastest at 171.130mph, followed by #88-Earnhardt Jr..
#78-Truex Jr. was fastest at 171.195 followed by #14-Bowyer. #18-Busch was 6th; #2-Keselowski was 11th; #4-Harvick was 18th
#78-Martin Truex Jr. won at Homestead for his 8th win of the season AND won the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship!!
2017 final point standings
Official Race Results and Drivers/Owners Points Standings
21 years of NASCAR News, Schemes & Stats...Click here for links to race results, drivers & owners points standings, starting lineups, practice speeds, entry lists and more...