Lexington, N.C. – Kaulig Racing is eager to announce the development of a multi-year deal with 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champion contender, Justin Haley. Starting with the Xfinity Series season opener in Daytona, the 19-year-old Winamac, Indiana, native will be behind the wheel of the No. 11 Chevy Camaro owned…
Added by Eddie Lopes on December 1, 2018 at 11:11am —
During the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Awards event in Las Vegas on Thursday night, Elliott was named the winner of the 2018 National Motorsports Press Association’s Most Popular Driver award.
This was the 28th consecutive year a member of the Earnhardt or Elliott family has won the award,… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 29, 2018 at 9:51pm —
Danny Stockman will crew chief Richard Childress Racing’s No. 3 Cup Chevrolet in 2019, taking the place of Justin Alexander, NBC Sports confirmed.
Stockman will be reunited with Austin Dillon after the duo won the Camping World… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 26, 2018 at 6:03pm —
Rick Crawford, who competed in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series from 1997 until 2013 making 336 starts and scoring five wins, was sentenced to 130 months in jail and was also fined $5,000 during a hearing on Monday.
Crawford was arrested after he engaged in email and text communications between Feb. 10 and Feb. 28 earlier… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 26, 2018 at 5:30pm —
Logano passed leader Martin Truex Jr. with 12 of 267 laps remaining and held on to win Sunday’s Ford 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, capturing his first career series championship.
The win was the third of the season for Logano, who was overshadowed much of the year by his fellow title contenders Truex, Kevin Harvick and Kyle… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 18, 2018 at 6:42pm —
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Reddick began the year with a victory in the season-opener at Daytona and didn’t win again until Saturday night’s season finale Ford 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.…
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 17, 2018 at 6:14pm —
Moffitt held off Grant Enfinger to win Friday night’s Ford 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway and with the victory claimed the 2018 Camping World Truck Series championship.
The title is the first for Moffitt and first for Hattori Racing Enterprises. The win was Moffitt’s sixth victory of the season, and seventh of his… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 16, 2018 at 10:09pm —
Denny Hamlin announced Friday on Twitter that he and crew chief Mike Wheeler will part after this season.
Hamlin did not state who his crew chief will be in 2019.
Wheeler, who was hand-picked by Hamlin, has been… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 16, 2018 at 7:39pm —
Burton, the 18-year-old son of former NASACAR Cup driver and current NBC Sports broadcaster, Jeff Burton, will compete full-time next season in the Gander Outdoors Truck Series season for Kyle Busch Motorsports.…
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 15, 2018 at 8:48am —
Three-time NASCAR champion David Pearson died Monday. He was 83.
Pearson’s 105 Cup Series wins rank second to only Richard Petty among NASCAR drivers. Pearson was known as Petty’s greatest challenger in the 1960s… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 12, 2018 at 7:54pm —
The 2008 USAC National Midget champion Cole Whitt has hung up his helmet after 242 NASCAR races including 161 in the Monster Energy Cup Series.
The 27-year-old from San Diego, CA, had warned TriStar Motorsport preseason that he wanted to throttle back on his commitments, resulting in him making just 13 starts this year in the #72 car he shared with Corey LaJoie.…
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 12, 2018 at 5:59pm —
NASCAR announced Friday it had made a non-binding offer to acquire outstanding shares of International Speedway Corp.
The goal, according to a news release, is to combine ISC and NASCAR as one privately run group of companies run entirely by the France family.…
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 11, 2018 at 7:11pm —
Busch held off a furious challenge from Brad Keselowski to win Sunday’s Can-AM 500 at ISM Raceway, picking up his eighth Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season, tying him for the series lead with Kevin Harvick.
The win is the 51st of Busch’s career and his… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 11, 2018 at 6:21pm —
Facing a must-win situation, Christopher Bell did just that, winning Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at ISM Raceway to clinch a spot in the Championship 4 at Miami.
Bell entered the race 34 points out from the final transfer spot. He started 38th after his No. 20 Toyota did not get through inspection in time to qualify.
The rookie marched through the field and… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 10, 2018 at 6:39pm —
The grandson of the late seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion, Dale Earnhardt Sr., Jeffrey will compete in nine Xfinity Series races in 2019 with Joe Gibbs Racing, driving the No. 18 Toyota.…
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 10, 2018 at 6:30pm —
Chip Ganassi Racing announced that Ross Chastain will drive its No. 42 Xfinity car in 2019. DC Solar will be the sponsor.
“Make no mistake about it, I think everybody on the team has agreed to put him in the car because we think he can win races and championships,” car owner Chip Ganassi said Friday at ISM Raceway.
Chastain drove three races for the No. 42 team… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 9, 2018 at 6:37pm —
NASCAR Senior Vice President of Competition Scott Miller explains the massive penalty levied against the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team of Kevin Harvick ahead of the penultimate race of the season.
With a dominant victory at Texas Motor Speedway, Harvick secured his place into the Championship 4 at Homestead.
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 8, 2018 at 5:53pm —
With Furniture Row Racing shutting down at season's end, reigning series champion Martin Truex Jr. and crew chief Cole Pearn have been confirmed to be joining Joe Gibbs Racing in 2019.
Truex will replace Daniel Suarez behind the wheel of the No. 19 Toyota Camry, formerly driven by Carl Edwards before his abrupt retirement… Continue
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 8, 2018 at 7:36am —
Kevin Harvick has lost his locked-in status for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series finale in Miami, and will be without his crew chief and car chief for the rest of the season.
NASCAR on Wednesday assessed Harvick and the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team an L1 penalty after finding an unapproved spoiler on the car following its inspection this week at NASCAR’s R&D Center in Concord, N.C.…
Added by Eddie Lopes on November 7, 2018 at 8:54pm —