Michael Waltrip Racing has reached a contract extension with Martin Truex Jr to keep him in the No. 56 NAPA Toyota in the Sprint Cup Series.
Jeff Gordon capitalized on a mistake by Jimmie Johnson to win the rain-shortened Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway.
Martin Truex Jr’s crew chief Chad Johnston may miss the Pocono 500 at Pocono Raceway this weekend because his wife is expecting a baby on Saturday, according to the Sporting News. Johnston will fly back to North Carolina following qualifying for the race. Michael Waltrip Racing competition director Scott Miller will be on the pit box [...]
Jimmie Johnson gave Rick Hendrick his 200th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory, running away from the rest of the field on a green-white-checkered-flag restart that took the Bojangles’ Southern 500 one lap past its scheduled distance.
Denny Hamlin held off Martin Truex Jr. over the final 30 laps to win the STP 400 at Kansas Speedway.
In the wake of a controversial late-race caution, Ryan Newman spoiled an afternoon of Hendrick hegemony with an opportunistic victory in the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 Sunday at Martinsville Speedway
Brad Keselowski survived an early incident to win the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway ahead of Matt Kenseth.
Bud Shootout Recap: Busch saves it twice, edges Stewart; Kurt Busch impresses in Phoenix Racing debut; Clint Bowyer battles back from early spin.
Mark Martin to replace David Reutimann in Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 00 Sprint Cup Toyota In 2012. He is likely to run 30 races next season.
NASCAR has penalized three Sprint Cup Series teams for infractions found during opening day inspection at Talladega Superspeedway: Michael Waltrip Racing’s Nos. 00 and 56, and JTG Daugherty Racing’s No. 47.