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It’s time to move the All-Star race

| May 20, 2017 | 1 Comment
It’s time to move the All-Star race

NASCAR has thrown everything but the kitchen sink at their All-Star event in recent years. From ever-changing formats and elimination processes, to adding money incentives and field sizes; the sport has never shied away from trying new ideas. But there’s one change they continue to avoid; moving it. Since the inaugural All-Star event in 1985, […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. retiring from NASCAR

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Dale Earnhardt Jr. retiring from NASCAR

Hendrick Motorsports sent out an official release on Tuesday morning announcing the retirement of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. at the end of the 2017 season. The Kannapolis, NC native sat out a majority of the 2016 season after suffering from concussion symptoms nearly halfway through the season. Earnhardt Jr. made […]

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Jimmie Johnson wins a thrilling race in Bristol

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Jimmie Johnson wins a thrilling race in Bristol

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers weren’t able to compete in Bristol on Sunday due to rain-filled weather, but that didn’t stop them from putting on a fantastic show once they finally hit the track on Monday afternoon. Kyle Larson led the field to the green flag for the Food City 500 after earning […]

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Charlotte Motor Speedway enhancing road course layout

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte Motor Speedway enhancing road course layout

Construction crews are hard at work at Charlotte Motor Speedway on the “roval” course that is rumored to be used for NASCAR races in the future. The road course layout is a mixture of both the well-known 1.5-mile oval and infield track. The course starts off at the track’s start/finish line, followed closely by a […]

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Charlotte’s All-Star Race gets new format

| April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte’s All-Star Race gets new format

Change is nothing new in the NASCAR landscape, especially if you are considering the annual All-Star race. Every year the sanctioning body, incongruence with the racetrack, have been able to muster up a rash of ever-changing format ideas in order to try to enhance the drama and intensity of one of NASCAR’s most exciting nights. […]

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Kyle Larson sweeps the weekend in California

| March 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kyle Larson sweeps the weekend in California

Kyle Larson entered Sunday’s race at Auto Club Speedway riding a three race streak of runner-up finishes, but after 400 miles of racing, he’s finally able to take off the bridesmaids dress. Larson led the field to the green flag in Sunday’s Auto Club 400, and it didn’t take long for the action to start […]

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Kyle Larson on pole for Sunday’s California race

| March 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kyle Larson on pole for Sunday’s California race

Kyle Larson’s goal for Sunday’s Auto Club 400 is to break his streak of second-place finishes. In the first four races of the 2017 season, the Elk Grove, CA native just hasn’t been able to seal the deal. But he will have a good shot at doing so on Sunday. In Friday evening’s Monster Energy […]

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Will NASCAR once again find its March Madness in California?

| March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Will NASCAR once again find its March Madness in California?

Car chases and bumper-to-bumper traffic don’t normally come to mind when one ponders the positives of life in California. But when NASCAR rolls into town, thousands of racing enthusiasts couldn’t be anymore pleased. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is set to invade Southern California this weekend for the 20th annual Auto Club 400 at […]

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Fight ensues after wild finish in Las Vegas

| March 12, 2017 | 1 Comment
Fight ensues after wild finish in Las Vegas

As the laps winded down in Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Kobalt 400, it seemed as if Brad Keselowski was going to cruise to his second-straight victory in Las Vegas. But in true NASCAR fashion, the race wasn’t going to be over until the checkered flag flew. With two laps to go in Sunday’s […]

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Are there spies in NASCAR?

| March 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Are there spies in NASCAR?

Is there espionage taking place in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series garage? Rodney Childers believes so. The crew chief of the No.4 Mobil 1 Annual Protection Ford in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series posted a picture to Instagram on Saturday evening of a fan atop the Neon Garage at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. […]

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Brad Keselowski grabs the pole in Sin City

| March 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
Brad Keselowski grabs the pole in Sin City

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series has traveled out to Las Vegas for the first of three races on the West Coast, and Brad Keselowski picked up right where he left off on the East Coast. Qualifying for Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway took place on Friday evening. Keselowski and his No.2 […]

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Las Vegas bags historic second NASCAR Cup weekend

| March 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
Las Vegas bags historic second NASCAR Cup weekend

Las Vegas – you may want to double up on your ear plugs. In a unanimous vote on Wednesday afternoon, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority Board cemented a new deal to bring about a second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series weekend to it’s yearly schedule. Las Vegas Motor Speedway will receive a second […]

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Kevin Harvick goes too fast in Atlanta

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kevin Harvick goes too fast in Atlanta

Kevin Harvick and his Stewart-Haas Racing team tried their best to put on a flawless clinic in Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500. The No.4 Jimmy Johns Ford was freaky fast all throughout the race, leading 292 laps of the 325 laps. But unbeknownst to Harvick at the time, his clinic wasn’t going to stay […]

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NASCAR gets much needed positive start to the season

| February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
NASCAR gets much needed positive start to the season

Positive – a word that hasn’t been used very much around the NASCAR world lately. In a time where the sport been constantly beaten and battered by its fans and media for declines in TV ratings and attendance, the sport has been looking for anything to help stop the drop. NASCAR needed it’s 2017 season […]

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Sunday’s Daytona 500 sold out

| February 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Sunday’s Daytona 500 sold out

On the evening before of one of the biggest sporting events of the year, Daytona International Speedway announced that Sunday’s Daytona 500 will be ran in front of a sellout crowd for the second year in a row. The Great American Race is set to be one of the highest spectated sporting events of 2017. […]

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Charlotte 49er Myatt Snider is set for action-packed 2017 year

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte 49er Myatt Snider is set for action-packed 2017 year

While most college students are currently pushing through the middle of a difficult semester, physics major Myatt Snider is all smiles as his 2017 racing season is about to get underway. Snider, the son of TV reporter Marty Snider, will race on Friday Night in front of a national audience in the NASCAR Camping World Truck […]

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Daytona 500 starting lineup set

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Daytona 500 starting lineup set

NASCAR’s biggest event of the season is scheduled to take place this Sunday and the starting lineup has now fully been set. The 59th annual Daytona 500 will get underway with two of the sport’s biggest stars lined up on the front row – Chase Elliott and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Elliott captured the pole for […]

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Joey Logano nabs victory in wild Clash race

| February 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
Joey Logano nabs victory in wild Clash race

The 2017 NASCAR season got off to a wild start in the preseason race on Sunday morning at Daytona International Speedway. The Clash, which is a non-points event, featured a 17-car field that put on quite the display of action and intensity. Mother Nature reared her ugly head on Saturday night as rain forced the […]

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NASCAR institutes new concussion protocol

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
NASCAR institutes new concussion protocol

After watching its most popular driver sit out for a large number of races last year, NASCAR announced today that it will implement new concussion protocols which will go into effect for each NASCAR national series beginning in 2017. Here are some of the highlights: If a car sustains any type of damage from contact […]

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Big format changes headed NASCAR’s way in 2017

| January 23, 2017 | 1 Comment
Big format changes headed NASCAR’s way in 2017

In an industry-wide effort to enhance the on-track excitement and quality of racing, NASCAR is set to implement a wide rash of changes before this season gets underway. On Monday night in Charlotte, the motorsports entity made a huge announcement regarding how the races in each of it’s top-3 series will be run in 2017 […]

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