In April 2018, NASCAR announced the acquisition of ARCA but said its operation wouldn’t change until the 2020 season.
Two of NASCAR’s current regional touring series – K&N Pro Series East and K&N Pro Series West – will become the ARCA East and ARCA West…
Added by Eddie Lopes on October 2, 2019 at 4:47pm —
Tyler Reddick will move up to the NASCAR Cup Series to drive the No. 8 Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing for the 2020 season, the organization announced on Wednesday.
Reddick will replace Monster Energy Series rookie Daniel Hemric following the Sept. 17 announcement that Hemric would be released from the team at the conclusion of the 2019… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on October 2, 2019 at 12:30pm —
Competition officials announced rules changes Tuesday for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, limiting the adjustments to a handful of procedural regulations intended to contain costs for teams.
Officials indicated the rules tweaks should not impact on-track competition, opting to minimize wholesale changes for next season. That strategy comes… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on October 1, 2019 at 5:06pm —
Elliott missed the entrance to Turn 1 on Lap 65 of 109 but came back to hold off Hendrick Motorsports teammate Alex Bowman to win Sunday’s Bank of America 400 on the Roval course at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
After taking the checkered flag, Elliott drove his No. 9 Chevrolet to the spot on the… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 29, 2019 at 6:40pm —
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has lost his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series ride for the 2020 season, as Chris Buescher will take over the No. 17 Roush Fenway Racing Ford, the team announced Wednesday.
Stenhouse has been a part of Roush Fenway since 2008 — that includes his ARCA Series days — and piloted the No. 17 since 2013. During his time in the… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 25, 2019 at 6:01pm —
Leavine Family Racing announced today that Christopher Bell will join the organization for the 2020 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season.
Bell will drive the No. 95 Toyota with sponsorship from Rheem and Procore for the team that is affiliated with Joe Gibbs Racing.
“Since I was young, I wanted to make a…
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 24, 2019 at 4:21pm —
Erik Jones’ fourth-place finishing car failed inspection after Saturday night’s Cup race at Richmond Raceway and the disqualification puts him in a must-win situation next weekend to advance to the next round of… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 22, 2019 at 12:49am —
Truex passed Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch with 25 of 400 laps remaining in Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond (Va.) Raceway and held on for his second consecutive NASCAR Cup Series playoff victory.
The win did not come easy as Truex overcame getting spun out while… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 21, 2019 at 11:03pm —
Christopher Bell put together a convincing win Friday night at Richmond Raceway to open the Xfinity Series playoffs.
Bell led 238 of 250 laps – a career high – and swept each stage to earn his seventh victory of… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 20, 2019 at 10:27pm —
Richard Childress Racing announced Tuesday it will release Daniel Hemric as the driver of the team’s No. 8 Chevrolet following the 2019 season.
Hemric is in his first full-time Monster Energy Series season with the organization.
“Richard Childress Racing (RCR) has exercised its option and will release Daniel Hemric as driver of the No. 8… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 17, 2019 at 2:56pm —
Truex passed Kevin Harvick with 20 of 267 laps remaining and went on to cruise to victory in Sunday night’s South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, taking the first win in the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs.
Truex had won four times this season but his most recent victory came in June at… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 15, 2019 at 10:25pm —
Wood Brothers Racing announced on Tuesday that its current Cup driver, Paul Menard, will step away from fulltime NASCAR competition following the conclusion of the 2019 season and… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 10, 2019 at 1:47pm —
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Harvick out-dueled Joey Logano for a lap on a restart with nine of 160 laps to go and then held on to win his second career Brickyard 400 victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Just like his win at the Brickyard in 2003, Harvick won the race from the pole.
The win is… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 8, 2019 at 6:19pm —
Kyle Busch won Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, fending off Justin… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 7, 2019 at 6:30pm —
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Joe Gibbs Racing announced today Erik Jones has signed a contract extension with the team to remain in the No. 20 Toyota Camry for the 2020 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season.
“I’m so happy to finally have my plans for 2020 confirmed and to talk about it,”… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on September 6, 2019 at 6:03pm —
Matt Borland, crew chief of the No. 13 entry driven by Ty Dillon in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, has been indefinitely suspended for a violation of the sanctioning body’s Substance Abuse Policy, according to Germain Racing.
The organization made the announcement Monday, and NASCAR officials confirmed the suspension later in the… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on August 26, 2019 at 9:24am —
Bell held off a wild charge from Austin Cindric on new tires following a restart with two of 45 laps remaining to take the win in Saturday’s CTECH 180 at Road America.
The victory is Bell’s first on a road course in his NASCAR career. The win is Bell’s sixth of the 2019 season and… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on August 24, 2019 at 8:19pm —
NASCAR has once again reduced the pool of Cup Series drivers eligible to compete in Xfinity and Trucks and the number of races in which they may participate.
Beginning next season, drivers with more than three…
Added by Eddie Lopes on August 21, 2019 at 5:40pm —