KANSAS CITY, Kan. — NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace acknowledged going through some tough times, on and off the track, before breaking down in tears ahead of Saturday night’s Cup series race at Kansas Speedway. The 25-year-old Wallace has struggled through his second full season at NASCAR’s top level, his best finish a 17th at Martinsville.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR will stop the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway after the second stage for a 30-second moment of remembrance. Charlotte officials also made the gesture in 2009 when the 600 was run on Memorial Day because of rain the previous day. The National Moment of Remembrance takes place at 3 p.m.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kyle Busch was not surprised he dodged a fine from NASCAR for ranting about its current rules package. Busch’s expletive-riddled assessment after Monday’s rain-postponed race in Delaware likely would have drawn a hefty fine in years past. But NASCAR let Busch’s criticism go this week, and he said Wednesday during a promotion
I hope everybody’s week got off to a good start with some Monday racing, and that you were able to watch or otherwise follow along, via television, radio, or your favorite mobile device. If you missed it, Martin Truex Jr. picked up a Monday win at Dover for his 21st career victory, which was similar
DOVER, Del. — Denny Hamlin suffered from nausea and double vision from carbon monoxide that seeped into his Toyota at the end of the NASCAR race at Dover. Hamlin felt ill after Monday’s race and was attended to by medical staff on pit road after he finished 21st. Hamlin was treated and released from the
DOVER, Del. — Martin Truex Jr. stood next to the 60-pound metallic gold Monster trophy on the Victory Lane stage and was uncertain about how many fingers he should flash for his celebratory photo. “Two for the season or three for Dover?” Truex asked. How about one of each? Truex solved his snapshot situation about
DOVER, Del. — Jimmie Johnson posed for a photo with Hall of Famers Bobby Allison and Richard Petty at an appearance this weekend and wrote the caption “367 and counting.” The combined win total of the two retired legends plus Johnson has been stuck on that number since June 4, 2017, when Johnson won the
DOVER, Del. — Christopher Bell raced to his third Xfinity Series victory of the season, winning an extra $100,000 for taking the checkered flag at Dover International Speedway. Bell also won at Dover for the second straight time, although he led only 44 laps in the No. 20 Toyota on Saturday compared with 110 last
DOVER, Del. — Johnny Sauter won for the third straight time at Dover International Speedway, racing to his first NASCAR Truck Series victory of the season Friday night. Sauter took the lead with 30 laps to go on the concrete mile oval, and held off Brett Moffitt after a restart with five laps to go
DOVER, Del. — Chase Elliott took a solo run on the track for qualifying and was alone atop the Dover speed chart. Elliott followed his first win of the season with a pole at Dover International Speedway, topping the speed chart on a blistering day at the track with a record 165.960 mph in NASCAR’s