Beginning in 2014, NASCAR will mandate pre-season neurocognitive baseline testing as part of its concussion prevention and management program for all its national series. Baseline testing will be performed using ImPACT (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing). The ImPACT test evaluates a driver’s verbal and visual memory, processing speed, and reaction time. If a driver […]
Richard Petty Motorsports development driver Corey Lajoie has been placed on probation indefinitely and ordered him to undergo sensitivity training after he tweeted an insensitive comment about a man in a turban at the airport.
Parker Kligerman will make his Sprint Cup Series debut in the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway driving for Swan Racing. Kligerman will drive the No. 30 Swan Energy Toyota. Kligerman said: Since I started racing, my dream like many young racers, was to get to the top, which means competing in the NASCAR […]
Michael Waltrip Racing driver Brian Vickers will miss the remainder of the 2013 Sprint Cup Series season after Vickers was placed on blood-thinning medication after a small blood clot was found in Vickers’ right leg.
JR Motorsports has signed two-time Nationwide Series champion Kevin Harvick to drive the No. 5 Chevy for 12 races in 2014.
Roush Fenway Racing announced that Ryan Reed will drive the No. 16 Ford full time in the Nationwide Series in 2014.
Kyle Busch held off charging Nationwide Series points leader Austin Dillon to win the Dollar General 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Matt Kenseth won the Kansas Lottery 300 Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway but Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski provided the most explosive fireworks.
Crew chief Nick Harrison will leave Phoenix Racing’s No. 51 Sprint Cup Chevy after the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway.
Leavine Family Racing is expanding. The single-car Sprint Cup Series team announced that they will field a single-car Nationwide Series team.