Denny Hamlin won the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, his third win of the season. Four also clinched berths in the Chase.
NASCAR announces the 2012 Sprint Cup Series schedule. Among the changes, Talladega Superspeedway and Kansas Speedway swap Chase dates.
Irwin Tools Night Race Review: Keselowsk proves he belongs; Truex has a good run; Gordon not happy about pit road shenanigans; and Johnson and Busch share points lead.
Kyle Busch easily survived a green-white-checker finish, set up when teammate Joey Logano lost a motor, to win the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Busch held off teammate Denny Hamlin on the restart, and drove away from him for the victory. Hamlin held off a hard-charging Jimmie Johnson and finished second. Top 5: Busch, Hamlin, Jimmie [...]
Kevin Harvick finally won in his own stuff, driving his Kevin Harvick Inc. Chevy to victory in the Scotts Turf Builder 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Harvick has won three times in the Camping World Truck series in KHI machines, but until today, he had yet to win in NASCAR’s more prestigious Nationwide series. Kyle [...]
Mark Martin edged out Ryan Newman by .004 seconds for the pole for Sunday’s Food City 500 from Bristol Motor Speedway; his second pole of the season, and his second consecutive pole. Top 5: Martin, Newman, Jimme Johnson, Greg Biffle, and Kasey Kahne. David Reutimann, Reed Sorenson, Dave Blaney, Jamie McMurray, and Jeff Gordon will [...]
Greg Biffle will miss Saturday’s Scott’s Turf Builder 300 from Bristol Motor Speedway due to a rib injury. Matt Kenseth will take his place, piloting Roush Fenway Racing’s No. 16 CitiFinancial Ford. Biffle injured his ribs in a fall he took after fishing with friends on Tuesday. He attempt to jump from a dock to [...]
On Monday, JR Motorsports announced the plans for its No. 5 Nationwide Series entry for the remainder of the 20009 season. The No. 5 Chevy will be split among team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr, all-time series wins leader Mark Martin, Ryan Newman, Tony Stewart, and Scott Wimmer. Jr will drive at Texas Motor Speedway in [...]
Next weekend, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Bristol Motor Speedway for the Food City 500, which has to be a welcomed site for Penske Championship Racing’s Kurt Busch, driver of the Miller Lite Dodge. Busch has been on fire of late, sitting third in points and coming off his dominating win at Atlanta [...]
Window World Inc. announced that it will extend its sponsorship of Front Row Motorsports’ No. 34 team, driven by John Andretti,for five races, following the team’s 19th-place finish in the Daytona 500. Window World will be on the car at Auto Club Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway , Atlanta Motor Speedway, and Bristol Motor Speedway.