Hype and Hoopla Come Cheap for NASCAR’S Next Gen

Wayne is a home builder from Virginia, a middle-aged family man who knows more about cars than most of us. He’s been a NASCAR fan his entire life, but not just another fan: he was a decent Late Model racer who became a successful short-track promoter. He’s an acknowledged “car

Denny Hamlin Running Out of Chances For First NASCAR Cup Title

Denny Hamlin knows this territory. On three previous occasions, Hamlin has advanced to the NASCAR Cup Championship 4 only to see his hopes for a first series title dashed. At 40 years old (he turns 41 on Nov. 18), Hamlin hasn’t even hinted at retirement, but he must be looking

Check Out Chevrolet’s NASCAR Silverado for the 2022 Camping World Truck Series

Chevrolet’s redesigned NASCAR Silverado for the 2022 NASCAR Camping World Truck series was released to the media on Friday, ahead of Saturday’s Truck Series race at Martinsville. The redesign features a new-look front bumper and grille dramatically closer in look to the production Silverado for 2022. It’s release follows earlier

Why NASCAR’s Round of 8 Could Mean Mayhem at Martinsville

Many people within the NASCAR community think the man (or woman) who decided that Martinsville Speedway should be the place to set the Championship 4 fields is a pure-bred genius. Others think that same man (or woman) is a full-blown idiot. The truth, as it often does, rests somewhere between

NASCAR Cup Playoffs: Who’s Safe, Who’s in Trouble Heading to Charlotte

The bad news for William Byron and Alex Bowman is that they’re seeded 11th and 12th among the 12 drivers hoping to stay alive in NASCAR’s 10-race Playoff Series. The good news is that both have enjoyed good runs on the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, scene of this weekend’s race.

Bubba Wallace Was Spot On in Handling of Detractors Following First NASCAR Cup Win

It’s unlikely anyone threw a hissy-fit when Fred Lorenzen won the 1965 Daytona 500. Scheduled for 200 laps, the Valentine’s Day race was interrupted by rain at lap 81, then interrupted again—this time for good—at lap 127. Since the race was past halfway and there was zero chance of finishing

‘A Long Road’ to Get to Bubba Wallace’s NASCAR Win at Talladega

Ryan Blaney raced up to his best friend in racing, Darrell “Bubba” Wallace, in the post-race mania at Talladega Superspeedway Monday, doused him with celebratory liquid and gave him a long, emotional hug. Wallace had just crossed a big barrier in stock car racing, for decades a sport that barely

Video: Hailie Deegan Rolls Out New Ford NASCAR F-150 Truck for 2022

NASCAR is loosening up its playbook to allow a little more freedom in design for trucks in the 2022 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. On Thursday, Ford unveiled its 2020 racing Ford NASCAR F-150 set to make its racing debut next year at Daytona. The truck was developed at Ford’s

How Jeff Gordon Became NASCAR’s ‘Wonder Boy’ and Changed a Sport Forever

It’s impossible to chronicle the fullness of NASCAR’s history without a few words about Jeff Gordon. Maybe a chapter in a book. Or even a few chapters. Perhaps a book all to itself. Even a full shelf of books about one of racing’s most accomplished drivers. After all, the driver

Gallery: Kyle Larson wins wild NASCAR Cup elimination race at Bristol

Kyle Larson celebrated victory in Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops Night Race with a burnout on the frontstretch at Bristol Motor Speedway, as tempers flared between Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott on pit road. With an assist from Elliott, who took Harvick’s line at the .533-mile concrete track and slowed his