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Keelan Harvick wanted to give his dad, NASCAR star Kevin Harvick, something special this year for Father’s Day and it was a ‘Monster’ of a surprise for both of them.
Kyle Larson earned his second NASCAR All-Star Race victory last weekend – and another $1 million paycheck – but for a while in the race his crew chief, Cliff Daniels, wasn’t certain Larson would be in the mix.
Brad Keselowski came as close as anyone to beat a Hendrick Motorsports driver recently and that’s saying something.
Hendrick Motorsports took home the win and all the money in Sunday night’s NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Four drivers – Ross Chastain, Tyler Reddick, Aric Almirola and Matt DiBenedetto – joined the field for Sunday night’s NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway.
A win at Texas Motor Speedway last season sent Austin Dillon to the playoffs while a win there this weekend could make him $1 million richer.
Just about everything has changed with this season’s NASCAR All-Star Race, including its location.
Ryan Newman’s future with Roush Fenway Racing may be in doubt but his desire and goals in NASCAR haven’t changed.
Wood Brothers Racing has made a mid-season crew chief change on its No. 21 Ford team with driver Matt DiBenedetto.
Hendrick Motorsports has placed a vice grip on the NASCAR Cup Series right now – one that it doesn’t look like it will relinquish anytime soon.
Prior to the loss of the NASCAR Cup race last season at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Martin Truex Jr. was king of these hills.
Kyle Larson’s incredible season picked up another first on Sunday, as he earned his first road course victory in the NASCAR Cup Series.
Chase Briscoe entered Saturday’s ARCA West race at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway to learn, which he did and came away with a lot more.
General Motors finally broke ground this week on its new Charlotte Technical Center, which will support its Chevrolet NASCAR and other GM racing teams.
Chase Briscoe hopes another round of double duty this weekend will produce another top-10 finish in the NASCAR Cup Series.
William Byron will return to the NASCAR Truck Series for the first time in five years when he competes later this month at Nashville Superspeedway.
Spire Motorsports’ No. 77 NASCAR Cup Series team temporarily lost a crew chief and gained a new driver on Tuesday
After a slow start to the 2020 season, Chase Elliott ended up winning the NASCAR Cup Series championship – Hendrick Motorsports and Chevrolet’s first title since 2016.
Kyle Busch was the only driver to really challenge Hendrick Motorsports during the Coca Cola 600 on Sunday, ultimately splitting the four teams in the final finishing order.
Kyle Larson’s victory in Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600 was dominating and nobody knew that better than his Hendrick Motorsports teammate Chase Elliott.
Kyle Larson claimed his first Coca-Cola 600 victory on Sunday night and helped his Hendrick Motorsports organization break a longtime NASCAR record.
Austin Dillon, a previous winner of the Coca-Cola 600, led the way in Friday’s lone NASCAR Cup Series practice session at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
For the second time this season, NASCAR conducted some testing on a short track oval utilizing its wet weather tires.
Chase Elliott’s victory in Sunday’s Texas Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas was significant in many respects but especially for Chevrolet.
The spotter for reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott was indefinitely suspended by Hendrick Motorsports on Wednesday.
NASCAR has once again found itself facing a mountain of criticism but this time the sanctioning body has only itself to blame.
Calling the racing at COTA Sunday at times “dangerous” and “treacherous,” Kyle Busch was just fine with NASCAR pulling the plug early.
Pit strategy got Chase Elliott the lead and the weather secured his first NASCAR Cup Series victory of the 2021 season.
Persistent rain showers and low visibility produced several incidents during the first two stages of Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at the Circuit of the Americas.
Tyler Reddick topped Kyle Larson and won the pole for the inaugural NASCAR Cup Series race at COTA.
Hendrick Motorsports shone in Saturday’s NASCAR Cup Series practice session in the rain at COTA.
The first of four events are in the books for the latest NASCAR Heat 5 limited series.
NASCAR will make its first visit to Circuit of the Americas this weekend as all three national series – Trucks, Xfinity and Cup – will compete on the 3.41-mile, 20-turn road course.
Brad Keselowski is considering an offer to become the next NASCAR Cup Series driver with an ownership interest in the sport, Motorsport.com has learned.
Packages now on sale as limited-capacity venues continue to open up – and three tracks announce full grandstand availability for the first time.
No team in NASCAR history has won more races than Petty Enterprises, but that fact may change very soon.
During much of Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover, it looked like Kyle Larson’s to lose – and he did.
Alex Bowman put the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports back in Victory Lane at Dover – a place with which it had become very familiar over the years.
Talladega is offering COVID-19 tests and/or vaccines during an event at the track this weekend, as well as the opportunity drive your personal vehicle around the iconic superspeedway.
Roush Fenway Raceway is set to become the first motorsports team to launch a crypto fan token, joining an elite international network of sporting organizations.
Justin Haley will be unable to compete this weekend in the NASCAR Cup and Xfinity series races at Dover (Del.) International Speedway due to COVID-19 protocols.
Toyota Racing president David Wilson says it will take some time for NASCAR’s Next Gen car to deliver its promised cost savings to teams, as they will need to buy a whole fleet of the new machinery for competition in 2022.
Eddie Gossage, who spend the past 25 years at Texas Motor Speedway and has been its president since 2004, will retire following next month’s NASCAR All-Star Race at the facility.
Rolex 24 LMP2 champion Kyle Tilley will make his NASCAR debut this season, competing in four Cup Series road course events for Live Fast Motorsports.
Cup Series driver Joey Logano’s crew chief has been suspended for this weekend’s race at Dover (Del.) International Speedway.
Cole Custer will return to the NASCAR Xfinity Series for the May 22 race at COTA – his first start since his breakout 2019 season.
There was a brief time when Denny Hamlin thought he might have the best car in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway.
Kyle Larson never got the opportunity for a pass for the lead while trying to run down Martin Truex Jr. in the closing laps at Darlington but he sure looked good doing it.
In a NASCAR Cup Series season that has featured many different winners, Martin Truex has had no trouble standing out.
The visuals of NASCAR’s Next Gen car bodies unveiled this week were striking in comparison to the current iteration of Cup Series cars.
NASCAR’s official and long-awaited unveil of the individual manufacturer models of its Next Generation car came Wednesday with an important message directed to the sport’s fans.
The NASCAR Next Gen is the future generation of chassis to be used in the Cup Series and is aimed at making the cars more cost-effective for race teams and car manufacturers, while simultaneously enhancing driver safety.
Toyota Racing president David Wilson believes NASCAR’s Next Gen car, of which the three competing manufacturers all revealed their models today, is the “biggest change for the NASCAR industry” for over 50 years.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will return to the driver’s seat for one race this season, competing in the Sept. 11 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Richmond (Va.) Raceway.
A late-race pit road penalty appeared to curtail Kevin Harvick’s chances at victory Sunday but it also produced an opportunity.
Kyle Larson had lost the lead late in Sunday’s race at Kansas Speedway but he still had a plan to win.