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 [...]
NASCAR announces the 2012 Sprint Cup Series schedule. Among the changes, Talladega Superspeedway and Kansas Speedway swap Chase dates.
Pocono Raceway announced that it will shorten its two NASCAR Sprint Cup races at the 2.5-mile tricky triangle from 500 miles to 400 miles, which would drop the race from 200 laps to 160 laps. In addition, Pocono also released the two dates for its races next year: June 10th and August 5th.
Brad Keselowski pulled away from Kyle Busch on the final restart to win the Good Sam RV 500 at Pocono Raceway, despite driving with a broken ankle.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. must be breathing a huge sigh of relief heading into this week’s 3M Performance 400. Finally, he’s returning to a track he likes… a track he won at earlier this year. Make no mistake about it, Jr. cannot enter this weekend’s race care-free. He’s got a lot of pressure on him right [...]
Coming off a dismal 36th place finish at Pocono Raceway, Kyle Busch is looking to rebound. Watkins Glen International may just be the place Busch will return to his winning ways. Busch dominated at Infineon Raceway earlier this year, and could be equally as dominant. While Busch has only one road course victory in his [...]
ESPN is reporting that Dale Earnhardt Jr. thinks it is time to to shorten length of the Pocono Raceway Sprint Cup races. He said: I think the races are too long here. I think that’s obvious. I think NASCAR thinks it’s too long, but the people in charge of that will not change it [...]
Three races ago, Kyle Busch won the Lifelock.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway. In the two races since, he has posted finishes of 15th and 36th. While that normally isn’t a cause for concern for most teams, when a driver who’s won seven races this season and has been dominant almost everywhere experiences finishes like these, [...]
After betting that the race would resume following a rain delay, Carl Edwards came down pit road while the field was under caution for rain. The move would allow him to finish the race on one more stop, though it would be very close. The gamble paid off, as Edwards went 33 laps on his [...]