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Daytona 500 remains an asterisk on Kyle Busch’s career
Kyle Busch missed another Daytona 500 victory on Sunday, leaving an asterisk on the NASCAR champion’s career that he doesn’t deserve. Kyle Busch saw the Daytona 500 elude him again this year, continuing a complicated relationship between Busch and NASCAR‘s Great American Race.
2019 Daytona 500: Preview NASCAR at Daytona
The 2019 Daytona 500 features a number of storylines. Here’s what NASCAR fans should watch for in the race from Daytona International Speedway. The official start of the NASCAR season is the Daytona 500, and the 2019 Daytona 500 has many different storylines that racing fans should keep an eye on.
2019 Daytona 500 complete TV schedule
The 2019 NASCAR season officially starts with the 2019 Daytona 500. Here’s the full Daytona 500 TV schedule, start time, and TV details. The premier NASCAR event of the season is the Daytona 500, but most people can’t make it down to Daytona International Speedway to watch it live. Many NASCAR Monst
Check out the 2019 paint scheme for Jimmie Johnson
His car has looked essentially the same over 18 seasons on NASCAR’s top circuit, but a new paint scheme is among the changes for Jimmie Johnson in 2019. Over 18 seasons on NASCAR’s top racing circuit, and over a record-tying seven championship seasons, Jimmie Johnson’s No. 48 Chevrolet has had the s
NASCAR now has an official esports league, and you can be part of it
An official NASCAR esports league is on the way in 2019, and it’s looking for prospects now. Pro sports leagues and esports have proven to be a natural fit, even if it’s taken a little while for everyone involved to figure that out. NASCAR is no exception, announcing the eNASCAR Heat Pro League this
Almost 30 NASCAR races had new ratings lows in 2018
Because NASCAR fans tend to either fall into the “everything is awesome,” or, more commonly, the “racing ain’t like it used to be and sport is dying” camps, it’s important to remember that the truth is somewhere in-between. Considering the number of exciting finishes and the unpredictability of seve
Ridiculously early 2019 NASCAR power rankings: Who’s the favorite for next season?
Okay, so maybe we shouldn’t rush the Cup Series stars through what’s already one of the shorter offseasons in all of sports. They’ve just given us months of entertainment, so we can take a three-month breather until the engines fire back up at Daytona.
NASCAR president: ‘Everything is in play’ for 2020 schedule changes
Still, TV ratings and track attendance continued a downward trend they’ve been stuck in for most of this decade. NASCAR isn’t sitting back and just hoping things will improve, but next year is already off the table for major changes.
Ford EcoBoost 400 live stream: Watch NASCAR Championship race from Homestead
Just 400 miles around Homestead-Miami Speedway separate either Kyle Busch, Martin Truex Jr., Kevin Harvick or Joey Logano from the 2018 NASCAR Cup Series championship. Most likely, it’s going to take a victory in the Ford EcoBoost 400 to name the champ as well.
Kevin Harvick aiming to win race, championship at Homestead
Considering the strength of the Championship 4 for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, it might take winning the Ford EcoBoost 400 to win the championship. For Kevin Harvick and his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team, they wouldn’t have it any other way.
Brett Moffitt wins NASCAR Truck Series championship with Homestead victory
Driving for somewhat underfunded Hattori Racing Enterprises, Brett Moffitt made a name for himself as “Mr. Excitement” during the 2018 Camping World Truck Series season, claiming several race wins with last-lap heroics. Now he can call himself “Mr. NASCAR Champion” instead.
NASCAR president expects 1-2 new manufacturers, but who?
The question about whether other car manufacturers might get involved in NASCAR is one that always fascinates fans, and is arguably more compelling than ever in an era when interest in the sport is in decline and cars themselves are declining in significance. Despite that, NASCAR president Steve Phe
No hard feelings? Kurt Busch had a beer with Denny Hamlin, who knocked him out of the NASCAR Playoffs
That would be Denny Hamlin, who was already out of playoff contention prior to the Can-Am 500 this weekend. He was, however, driving hard for a win in the final stage, trying to keep his streak of seasons with at least one victory alive.
NASCAR Playoffs at Phoenix: Kyle Busch cruises into Homestead with Can-Am 500 win
In March, the desert was rather cruel to Kyle Busch. A second-place finish and some angst had taken over the championship driver. Second place is a great day for most, but only wins matter to Busch. On Sunday, there was redemption for Busch as he raced to victory in Phoenix again at the Can-Am 500.
Can-Am 500 highlights, stage results: NASCAR Playoffs at Phoenix
Fortunately for him and the 4 team, they brought the fastest car to Phoenix, and started the Can-Am 500 from the pole. That might be enough to prevent Kurt Busch or any other playoff drivers from sneaking up and knocking him out of the title hunt, which would be shocking after how well Harvick perfo
Truex defiant, Busch sarcastic to Logano’s championship favorite claim
You can forgive Joey Logano for feeling himself a little bit at the moment. Not only is he the only driver guaranteed to be in the Championship 4 at Homestead, but he seized his spot by boldlyknocking Martin Truex Jr. out of the wayto win at Martinsville. It was hardly surprising to hear Loganoprocl
NASCAR might finally be ready to strip race wins from cheaters
Kevin Harvick dominated last week’s race at Texas, sweeping every stage en route to his eighth win of the season and first of the NASCAR Playoffs. For the second time in 2018, though, Harvick wasassessed an L1-level penaltythat removed all of the benefits of the victory. Despite that, runner-up Ryan
Carl Edwards says ‘not right now’ but won’t rule out NASCAR return
For all the NASCAR fans hoping Carl Edwards might come riding to the rescue of their favorite race team or just longing to see another victory backflip, he just left the door for a potential return cracked open ever so slightly, while at the same time suggesting it wasn’t imminent.
Hailie Deegan staying patient even as she craves more NASCAR success
In a society where there’s an obsession with identifying and celebrating what’s “next,” NASCAR is certainly no exception. The sportheavily promoted its young driversthis season, and it’s almost possible to feel the gears turning to push Hailie Deegan as the Next Big Thing, particularly after her bre
Hailie Deegan lights up SEMA with Mobil 1
It’s probably unfair to try to sum up racing wunderkind Hailie Deegan in one word, but if you had to do it, “exuberant” would be a good choice. Even talking to the 17-year-old from Temecula, California for two minutes is enough to get the feeling she’s living the dream.