Matt Kenseth’s race-winning Toyota failed post-race inspection after the STP 400 at Kansas Speedway, and it failed inspection at NASCAR’s R&D center.
NASCAR announced that it will implement a group-based qualifying format for Sprint Cup Series races at the road courses this season.
Tommy Baldwin Racing has signed Victor Gonzales Jr to drive the team’s No. 36 Sprint Cup Series Chevy in the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway and the Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International.
Matt Kenseth held off Kasey Kahne to win the STP 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway, his second win of the season.
Matt Crafton held off Joey Coulter in a thrilling 25-lap green-flag run to the finish to win the SFP 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway.
NASCAR announced that it has penalized Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 56 Sprint Cup Series team and driver, Martin Truex Jr. for infractions found during post-race inspection following the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
NASCAR has penalized the Penske Racing teams of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, after infractions found before the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 56 team and driver Martin Truex Jr face penalties after the No. 56 Toyota was found to be too low during post-race inspection for the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
After the No. 2 Penske Racing Sprint Cup Series team was forced to replace the car’s rear-end housing right before the start of the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, Penske driver Brad Keselowski lashed out at NASCAR. Keselowski said: I have one good thing to say. That’s my team and effort they put in today [...]
Penske Racing faces potential penalties, as NASCAR confiscated rear-end housing parts and pieces from the Nos. 2 and 22 Sprint Cup Series cars during pre-race inspection for the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.