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Kevin Harvick won at Bristol on Saturday night, and continued his firm grip on the top spot in the NASCAR Cup Championship Playoffs. (Image: Getty)

Harvick has Firm Grip on NASCAR Cup Championship

With Kevin Harvick’s victory at the Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, he put more distance between himself and his competitors in the race for the NASCAR Cup Championship. The victory in Bristol marked Harvick’s ninth win of the season. More importantly, the 44-year-old now has a […]

Kyle Busch has a solid record at Richmond raceway, and hopes Saturday’s race can break his winless streak. (Image: Matt Thacker/NKP)

One Bet, $100: Kyle Busch Dominance at Richmond Will Pay Off with Win

Kyle Busch has been the most dominant NASCAR driver at Richmond Raceway over the years, but he is also currently in a major winless streak. Busch has not won a race in 2020, the slump stretching back to the final race at Homestead-Miami, when he won the Cup Series Championship. […]

Kevin Harvick won the Cook Out Southern 500 on Sunday, and is one of the favorites for Saturday’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond Raceway. (Image: Getty)

Kevin Harvick, Alex Bowman Gain Momentum Heading into Richmond

Kevin Harvick fired the first shot in the NASCAR Playoffs by winning the Cook Out Southern 500 on Sunday, and is now one of the favorites to win this Saturday’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond Raceway. Harvick was a +270 favorite at Ladbrokes for the Cook Out Southern 500, […]

Kevin Harvick, left, and Denny Hamlin are the favorites to win Sunday’s Cook Out Southern 500. (Image: AP)

Cook Out Southern 500 Gives NASCAR Drivers Taste of Playoffs

The NASCAR Cup Playoffs begin on Sunday at the Cook Out Southern 500, and the same drivers who are the favorites to win the Cup Championship are top picks at Darlington Raceway. Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick are the two top choices to win. Hamlin is the favorite at William […]

William Byron won the last regular season race at Daytona, and is a longshot that could win the NASCAR Cup Series Championship. (Image: Getty)

Can Long Shot Win NASCAR Cup Series Championship?

Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin have firmly established themselves as the favorites to win the NASCAR Cup Series Championship, but who are the long shots with a chance to upset them? There are several, if you ask the drivers. Even though Harvick is at 2/1 odds and Hamlin is at […]

Kevin Harvick is the favorite to win the NASCAR Cup Championship, which begins Sunday at the Cook Out Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. (Image: Getty)

Harvick, Hamlin Top Picks to Win NASCAR Cup Championship

The field of 16 is set for the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs and the odds have shifted considerably on which driver is likely to win the Championship. Martin Truex Jr. was the top pick at 5/1 when the Westgate posted its opening odds on Nov. 19, 2019. Kyle Busch and […]

Jimmie Johnson saw his chance to make the NASCAR Playoffs end on Saturday when he was involved in a crash at Daytona and finished 17th. (Image: Getty)

Jimmie Johnson’s NASCAR Playoff Hopes Come Crashing Down at Daytona

Jimmie Johnson won’t be in the NASCAR Playoffs for the second straight year after finishing 17th on Saturday at the Coke Zero Sugar 400. Johnson was involved in a crash at Daytona International Speedway near the end of the regular-season finale, ending any hope he had of making the postseason. […]

William Byron won his first Cup Series race at the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday. (Image: Getty)

William Byron Punches Ticket to Playoffs with Coke Zero Sugar 400 Win

William Byron entered Saturday’s Coke Zero Sugar 400 as the last driver with a legitimate chance to reach the NASCAR Playoffs. He took away any doubt of making the postseason by winning the final race of the regular season at Daytona International Speedway. The victory, the first Cup Series win […]

Matt DiBenedetto is the 15th spot of the NASCAR Playoffs, but knows that several drivers will be trying to knock him out of the postseason.  (Image: Getty)

Bubble Ready to Pop for Drivers Eyeing NASCAR Playoffs

Tyler Reddick knows what he has to do on Saturday at the Coke Zero Sugar 400 if he is going to make the NASCAR playoffs. He has to win at Daytona International Speedway. Reddick is one of three drivers on the outside looking in at the NASCAR playoffs. He is […]

Aric Almirola performs well at superspeedways and has attractive odds to win the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at 20/1. (Image: Stewart-Haas Racing)

Drivers Making Playoff Push at Coke Zero Sugar 400

The final race of the regular season is Saturday as the Coke Zero Sugar 400 is at Daytona International Speedway. Denny Hamlin is the favorite at 6/1, but the wide-open nature of Daytona allows several drivers an opportunity to win at the Florida racetrack. Which is good, because several are […]

Kevin Harvick dominated the field at Dover to pick up his seventh win of the NASCAR Cup Series season. (Image: Jason Minto/AP)

Kevin Harvick Dominates at Dover, Earns 7th Victory in 2020

Kevin Harvick blew away the field to win the Drydene 311 at Dover International Speedway, earning his seventh victory of the 2020 season and retaking the top spot in the NASCAR Cup Series standings. Harvick finished 3.525 seconds ahead of Martin Truex Jr. and, once again, pulled ahead of Denny […]

Scott Dixon is the 9/2 favorite to win the Indy 500 on Sunday at the famed Brickyard. (Image: ScottDixon.com)

Scott Dixon Overwhelming Favorite to win Indy 500

After a three-month delay, the Indy 500 will finally take place on Sunday at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway. There will be no fans because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but little else will be different at the Brickyard. Fans haven’t been allowed at any of the previous six IndyCar races, […]

Jimmie Johnson has won 11 times at Dover International Speedway, and would like to break a winless streak that goes back to 2017 this weekend at the Drydene 311. (Image: AP)

Can Jimmie Johnson Break his Winless Streak this Weekend at Dover?

Jimmie Johnson is hoping his familiarity with the Dover International Speedway will help him break a long and frustrating winless streak. The 44-year-old hasn’t won a Cup Series Race since 2017 when he captured the AAA 400 Drive For Autism at Dover. It was his 11th career victory at the […]

Martin Truex Jr. has had success at the Drydene 311 and Dover International Speedway, finishing second last year.  (Image: Getty)

Chevy Drivers Look to Extend Drydene 311 Dominance

NASCAR is at Dover International Speedway this weekend for two Cup Series races, both called the Drydene 311. The races will be held on the one-mile concrete layout nicknamed the “Monster Mile” on Saturday and Sunday. Chevrolet cars have had the most success in Dover, winning 41 of the last […]

NASCAR driver Chris Buescher said he is looking forward to the Dover doubleheader this weekend at the mile-long track. (Image: Getty)

NASCAR Drivers Ready for Dover Doubleheader Weekend

NASCAR will host its third doubleheader of the Cup Series season with weekend races at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware. The contests, both named the Drydene 311, will happen on Saturday and Sunday. That’s a departure from the two races’ usual dates. The first race, the Autism Speaks 400, […]

Marco Andretti is congratulated by his father, Michael as he captured the pole for the Aug. 23 Indy 500 on Sunday, and saw his odds improve to 10/1 to win the race. (Image: AP)

Marco Andretti Wins Indy 500 Pole, Jumps in Odds

Several drivers improved their Indy 500 odds after weekend qualifying, but none performed better than Marco Andretti. The 33-year-old, who comes from a strong lineage of IndyCar Series drivers, won the pole for the Aug. 23 Indianapolis 500. The race was rescheduled from May to August because of the COVID-19 […]

Kevin Harvick won the Consumers Energy 400 on Sunday to cap off a sweep of two races over the weekend in Michigan. (Image: Paul Sancya/AP)

Harvick Wins Consumers Energy 400 to Complete Michigan Sweep

Kevin Harvick held off Denny Hamlin down the stretch to win the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday, completing a sweep of the two NASCAR races held at the track over the weekend. Harvick also won Saturday’s FireKeepers Casino 400, beating out Brad Keselowski in overtime after […]

Aric Almirola has seen his odds go down as bettors believe he can win the FireKeepers Casino 400. (Image: AP)

FireKeepers Casino 400 Kicks Off NASCAR Double Header

Michigan International Speedway will be the sight of NASCAR’s second weekend doubleheader with Saturday’s FireKeepers Casino 400, followed by the Consumers Energy 400 on Sunday. Joey Logano is the defending champion at Michigan International Speedway, and has won two of the last five races there. But the FireKeepers Casino 400 […]

Owner Joe Gibbs, right, announced on Thursday that Erik Jones would not be returning to the team in 2021. (Image: Getty)

Joe Gibbs Racing to Drop Erik Jones After 2020 Season

Joe Gibbs Racing announced Thursday that it will not resign driver Erik Jones for 2021. Jones, who was on a one-year contract extension, drives the No. 20 Toyota car for JGR. Owner Joe Gibbs didn’t give a reason for not bringing the 24-year-old Jones back to a team that includes […]