Martin Truex Jr. is the defending champion of the Coca-Cola 600. (Image: Getty)

NASCAR Drivers Move to Charlotte for Coca-Cola 600

After a rain-shortened Toyota 500 on Wednesday, NASCAR drivers are readying themselves for the Coca-Cola 600, the longest race of the year. The 600-mile endurance test is run at the 1.5-mile Charlotte Motor Speedway. Martin Truex Jr., who is at 6/1 for Sunday’s race, is the defending champion. He told […]

Alex Bowman finished second in Sunday’s The Real Heroes 400, and might be a solid driver to back at Wednesday’s Toyota 500 at Darlington Raceway. (Image: Getty)

Bowman, Hamlin Among Favorites at Toyota 500 at Darlington Raceway

Two days of rest is all the NASCAR drivers are getting before they jump back in their cars and compete in the Toyota 500 at Darlington Raceway on Wednesday. This race is 100 miles longer than Sunday’s The Real Heroes 400 at the same track. Harvick won Sunday’s race, for […]

Ryan Newman, left, and Matt Kenseth both returned to racing after lengthy layoffs, and finished in the top 15 at Darlington Raceway. (Image: Getty)

Ryan Newman, Matt Kenseth Make Strong Returns at Darlington

While all of the NASCAR drivers had more than two months off before Sunday’s race at Darlington, Ryan Newman and Matt Kenseth were off the track even longer. Both managed respectable finishes at The Real Heroes 400 despite the long layoffs. Newman was making his return after a horrifying crash […]

Joey Logano, left, is a good choice for Sunday’s The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Raceway, while Brad Keselowski might be a good driver to avoid. (Image: Getty)

Logano Going All Out at The Real Heroes 400

Live racing returns on Sunday at The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Raceway, and both drivers and gamblers, are going to have to shake off the rust. Two months and 10 days after the last NASCAR Cup Series race was held, the sport has implemented new rules that will affect […]

Ryan Blaney is one of the NASCAR drivers returning this Sunday to The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington. (Getty)

Drivers’ Nerves Racing as Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Approaches

Live NASCAR racing returns on Sunday at The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Raceway, and drivers are admitting emotions ranging from eagerness to nervousness. The last time drivers were in a competition was March 8 at the FanShield 500 at Phoenix Raceway. The season was suspended the following week because […]

Kansas Speedway had its May 31 NASCAR race suspended, but officials hope that it will be rescheduled later in the year. (Image: AP)

NASCAR’s Race at Kansas Speedway Postponed, Other Tracks Affected

NASCAR and Kansas Speedway officials announced Thursday that the race scheduled for May 31 will not run as planned. No specific reason was given for the postponement, but it is believed to be because of the COVID-19 global pandemic. NASCAR is set to return to the track this Sunday following […]

Denny Hamlin got a victory at the virtual race at North Wilkesboro Speedway on Saturday. (Image: Getty)

NASCAR’s Denny Hamlin Earns Victory in Last Virtual Race

Denny Hamlin ended the iRacing series the same way he started — with a victory. Hamlin, who won the opening race seven weeks ago at Homestead-Miami, captured Saturday’s virtual contest at North Carolina’s North Wilkesboro Speedway. The North Carolina race track was an original layout for NASCAR drivers, opening in […]

NASCAR president Steve Phelps announced three races, Chicagoland, Richmond, Sonoma, were canceled. (Image: Getty)

Three NASCAR Races Canceled Due to Scheduling Changes

NASCAR officials announced that the Chicagoland, Richmond, and Sonoma races were all canceled last week to make room on the schedule for other upcoming races. Officials made the necessary adjustments to resume their schedule after suspending racing on March 15 due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. Only four races have […]

William Byron celebrates after winning the virtual race at Dover International Speedway. (Image: Fox Sports)

William Byron Wins His Third iRacing Event

William Byron won his third virtual race, taking Sunday’s eNASCAR Pro Invitational iRacing Series event at the virtual version of Dover International Speedway. Byron has now won three of the last four iRacing events. Byron previously captured iRacing wins at Bristol and Richmond, and said after the Dover victory that […]

NASCAR will resume its schedule at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, May 17. (Image: Getty)

NASCAR Schedule Could Resume May 17 at Darlington

NASCAR officials are expected to announce as early as Thursday that live racing will resume on Sunday, May 17. According to several reports, officials have already informed drivers and teams that the NASCAR Cup Series will resume in Darlington, South Carolina, after being on hiatus since March 15 because of […]

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman has been medically cleared to resume racing after suffering a brain bruise at the Feb. 17 Daytona 500. (Image: NBC)

NASCAR’s Ryan Newman Medically Cleared to Resume Racing

Ryan Newman will be behind the wheel of his No. 6 Ford whenever NASCAR resumes its 2020 racing schedule. That’s the word from NASCAR, which confirmed on Monday that Newman has been medically cleared to drive again. “We share Ryan’s enthusiasm in his return to the track. We look forward […]

Chip Ganassi Racing announced on Monday it was replacing fired NASCAR driver Kyle Larson with Matt Kenseth. (Image: Getty)

Chip Ganassi Racing Replacing Kyle Larson with Matt Kenseth

Chip Ganassi Racing announced on Monday that NASCAR driver Matt Kenseth will replace Kyle Larson behind the wheel. Larson was suspended by NASCAR, and fired by Chip Ganassi Racing earlier this month after uttering a racial slur during a virtual race on April 12. Larson apologized for the remark, but […]

Alex Bowman held off Corey LaJoie and Ryan Preece to win the virtual race at Talladega on Sunday. (Image: NASCAR)

Alex Bowman Wins Virtual Talladega, Jeff Gordon Makes Debut

Hendrick Motorsports scored its third consecutive victory in the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series on Sunday as Alex Bowman won a thrilling virtual race at Talladega. Bowman’s teammate William Byron won the previous two contests. Bowman, who was 22/1 to win at Talladega, outdueled Corey LaJoie and Ryan Preece in […]

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has been asked by five state senators to amend his executive order and allow NASCAR to resume its season at Charlotte Motor Speedway. (Image: Getty)

NASCAR Plans to Resume Season, Three States Want First Race

NASCAR is considering when to resume its season, and several states are jockeying to be the first to host a race. North Carolina has first dibs, but state politicians in Texas and Florida have expressed interest in having NASCAR’s first rescheduled race run in their states. The Cup Series schedule […]

William Byron won the Richmond iRacing event on Sunday for his second victory of the season. (Image: Hendrick Motorsports)

William Byron Takes Richmond, Wins Second iRacing Event in 2020

William Byron won his second iRacing event of 2020, taking the checkered flag at Richmond Raceway on Sunday. Byron also won the iRacing event at Bristol two weeks ago, the last time the drivers competed. Byron is the first multiple winner of the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series. Richmond won […]

Kyle Larson was suspended indefinitely by Chip Ganassi Racing after using a racial slur during Sunday’s iRacing event. (Image: Getty)

Chip Ganassi Racing Suspends Kyle Larson After Racial Slur

Chip Ganassi Racing suspended NASCAR driver Kyle Larson on Monday after he used a racial slur during Sunday’s iRacing event. Larson uttered the slur during the race in an incident where he reportedly thought he was just talking to his spotter. “You can’t hear me? Hey, n*****,” Larson said. A […]

William Byron won the Bristol virtual race on Saturday night, leading 116 of the 150 laps. (Image:

William Byron Wins Bristol Virtual Race, Wallace Quits, Loses Sponsor

William Byron dominated Saturday’s Bristol virtual NASCAR race from the start, but the real action came from those that trailed him. Several crashes punctuated the contest, one of which led Bubba Wallace to quit before the end. It was a move that cost him a sponsor. The format for the […]