Danica Patrick won the pole of the 2013 Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway, running a lap of 196.434 mph (45.817 seconds).
Michael Waltrip will drive Swan Racing’s No. 30 Sprint Cup Series Toyota in the 2013 Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. Waltrip will be reunited with crew chief Tony Eury Jr and competition director Steve Hmiel, whom he worked with at Dale Earnhardt Inc. Waltrip said: I am thrilled to drive the #30 Toyota for [...]
NASCAR issues points penalties, suspensions, and fines to the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team for infractions found during opening-day inspections for Speedweeks.
NEMCO Motorsports, the team owned by Joe Nemechek, announced that Bill Elliott will drive the team’s No. 97 Sprint Cup Toyota in the 2012 Daytona 500.
Two-time Daytona 500 winner Michael Waltrip will drive the No. 40 Hillman Racing Toyota in the this year’s Dayton 500, the team announced. Waltrip will drive the No. 40 Aaron’s Dream Machine in his 75th start at the famous track — including Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series. Waltrip said: I appreciate what [...]
International Speedway Corporation is expected to announced that Daytona International Speedway will be repaved before the 20110 Daytona 500. While there is concern over the surface, track officials decided to wait until after the second round of Daytona races this season to begin the project. After a pothole caused a delay during this year’s Daytona [...]
In the closing laps of the Daytona 500, NASCAR braced for a barrage of criticisms from fans and media memebers thanks to a two red flags and a two-hour delay to fix a pothole. In the end, however, Jamie McMurray and Dale Earnhardt Jr gave NASCAR a reason to breath a sigh of relief.
Roush Fenway Racing sold its No. 26 car number, owner points’, and equipment to Bill Jenkins, owner of Latitude 43, an organic soap company. The deal means RFR and Yates Racing will provide some race cars, and technical and engineering support to the new team. The team, which will be called Latitude 43 Motorsports, will participate [...]
After Dale Earnhardt Jr’s slow start to the season — one top 10, 19th in points — the team and crew chief Tony Eury Jr are starting to hear more and more criticism. When Earnhardt Jr signed on with Hendrick Motorsports, people expected greatness. After one full season, people expect Jr to have adjusted to [...]
After four races, Hendrick Motorsports driver Mark Martin has to be the biggest shock of the 2009 Sprint Cup season. He sits 35th in points, nine points ahead of Aric Almirola and having to qualify for races on speed. Martin has experienced a ton of misfortune to start this season. He was running fourth in [...]