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For the first tie in 104 races the Indy 500 will not have fans in attendance. (Image: Getty)

Officials Put Brakes on Having Fans in Stands at Indy 500

After putting a plan in place to have a limited number of fans at the Aug. 23 Indianapolis 500, officials with Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced on Tuesday that the race will be run without an audience. The growing COVID-19 pandemic is the reason behind the decision. It’s the first time […]

After winning in New Hampshire on Sunday, Brad Keselowski signed a new contract with Team Penske after uncertainty he would return to the team earlier in the year. (Image: Getty)

Brad Keselowski Gets Contract, Bubba Wallace Could be Car Owner

If Roger Penske needed any prodding to resign Brad Keselowski to a new contract, the driver gave it to him Sunday in New Hampshire. Keselowski, with odds of 12/1, won the Foxwoods 301 for his third victory of the season. Keselowski also won the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway […]

Kyle Busch is winless in 2020, and on Sunday at New Hampshire, blew a tire and crashed, finishing last. (Image: Getty)

Kyle Busch’s Winless Season Continues with New Hampshire Crash

So far, the 2020 NASCAR season has been one Kyle Busch would like to forget. The defending Cup Series champion has yet to win a race this season, his longest winless streak since 2014-15 when he went 37 races without a victory. Busch’s misery continued on Sunday when he blew […]

Officials at Dover International Speedway announced on Monday that fans will not be allowed this year’s Aug. 21-23 NASCAR races. (Image: Dover International Speedway)

No Fans for NASCAR Races at Dover International Speedway

Officials at Dover International Speedway announced Monday that fans won’t be allowed at the six NASCAR races from Aug. 21-23 because of the COVID-19 global pandemic. The races, which include two Xfinity contests and two Cup Series affairs, will go on as planned. The decision not to have fans at […]

A surge in COVID-19 cases in Texas prompts cancelation of F1's only US race in 2020. (Image Eric Gay/AP)

F1 Cancels Austin and Americas Races, Adds European Venues

Formula 1 officially canceled the US Grand Prix, set for Austin’s Circuit of the Americas in October. Citing health concerns, F1 canceled all four of its races in the Americas, opting to add more European stops instead. F1 was one of the first sports to grapple with the coronavirus. Back […]

Austin Dillon won the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday. (Image: Chris Graythen/Getty)

Austin Dillon Picks Up First 2020 Win at O’Reilly Auto Parts 500

Austin Dillon survived three late restarts to hold onto the lead and win Sunday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Dillon picked up his first win of the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, and the third of his career. The victory puts him firmly in the NASCAR playoffs, […]

Kyle Busch has not won a Cup Series race since November 2019, but hopes he can break the slump at the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500. (Image: Getty)

Can Busch Break Winless Streak at O’Reilly Auto Parts 500?

Probably the most shocking thing in NASCAR this season is Kyle Busch not winning a Cup Series Race, but that could change at Sunday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 500. At least that is what Busch is hoping. Busch hasn’t won a race since November when he claimed victory at Homestead-Miami to […]

Chase Elliott took pole position in the final sprint and held on to win the NASCAR All-Star Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. (Image: Patrick Smith/Getty/TNS)

Chase Elliott Wins NASCAR All-Star Race in Front of 20,000 Fans

Chase Elliott led 60 of 140 laps on his way to winning Wednesday night’s 2020 NASCAR All-Star Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, earning himself a $1 million prize in the process. Elliott joined his father Bill in winning the race, becoming only the second father-son combination – after Dale Earnhardt […]

Brad Keselowski is an 8/1 pick to win the NASCAR All-Star Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, a track he won at earlier this year. (Image: Getty)

One Bet, $100: Keselowski Ready for First NASCAR All-Star Race Win

Brad Keselowski has never won the NASCAR All-Star Race, but it’s never been held at Bristol Motor Speedway before. Keselowski has been to Victory Lane at the Tennessee track three times before. For that reason, and a couple of others, I’m taking Keselowski at 8/1 to win the NASCAR All-Star […]

Clint Bowyer is excited that the NASCAR All-Star Race will be at Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday night. (Image: Getty)

First Bristol NASCAR All-Star Race Will be Fast, Furious

There are a lot of firsts for Wednesday night’s NASCAR All-Star Race, one of the sport’s more unusual contests of the year. The biggest change is the venue, with the race moving from Charlotte Motor Speedway to Bristol Motor Speedway for the first time. The move marks the first time […]

Rookie driver Cole Custer won his first NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday at Kentucky Speedway. (Image: Mark Humphrey/AP)

Rookie Cole Custer Defies the Odds, Wins Quaker State 400

NASCAR rookie Cole Custer took the lead on the final lap to win his first career Cup Series victory in the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway on Sunday. Custer started in fifth place on the final restart with two laps to go. Four-Wide Pass Secures Victory He found his […]

Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin are the two hottest drivers in NASCAR this season, but both are winless at the Quaker State 400. (Image: AP)

Quaker State 400 Not Good Place for Harvick, Hamlin

Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin have been dominating the NASCAR Cup Series the last six weeks, but that could change this Sunday at the Quaker State 400. The race, held at Kentucky Speedway, has shut out Hamlin and Harvick over their careers. Sportsbooks, however, believe the two can triumph at […]

IndyCar driver Rinus VeeKay is excited fans will be in attendance at this weekend’s REV Group Grand Prix (Image:

REV Group Grand Prix First IndyCar Race to Have Fans

The IndyCar Series will have fans in attendance for the first time this season at this weekend’s REV Group Grand Prix at Road America doubleheader. The move comes despite increasing numbers of COVID-19 cases in the United States. The World Health Organization on Wednesday reported 89,134 COVID-19 cases in the […]

Jimmie Johnson tested positive for COVID-19 last week, but is now free of the disease, and will return to racing this Sunday. (Image: Getty)

Jimmie Johnson Ready to Return After COVID-19 Scare

After becoming the first Cup Series driver to contract COVID-19, Jimmie Johnson has been cleared by NASCAR officials to return to racing. The 44-year-old withdrew from last week’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway after testing positive for the disease. It was the first time in his career that Johnson […]

Kevin Harvick picked up his fourth win of the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday. (Image: Jenna Watson/IndyStar)

Harvick Outduels Hamlin, Survives Overtime to Win at the Brickyard

Kevin Harvick held off Matt Kenseth in a two-lap overtime session to win the Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday. Harvick picked up his fourth win of the NASCAR Cup Series season, tying him with Denny Hamlin for the most victories this season. Tire Trouble […]

Denny Hamlin won last week at Pocono, and is a favorite to win Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (Image: AP)

Harvick, Hamlin Could Make Brickyard 400 Two-Man Race

Whether you call it by its new name, the Big Machine Hand Sanitizer, or the preferred Brickyard 400, this is still one of NASCAR’s biggest races of season. Drivers constantly talk about their enthusiasm about coming to iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway to compete. Though the date is different, and there […]

Jimmie Johnson tested positive for COVID-19, and will not race in Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (Image: AP)

Jimmie Johnson Out of Brickyard 400 After Positive COVID-19 Test

Jimmie Johnson announced Friday he has tested positive for COVID-19, and will not be competing in Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This is the 44-year-old’s final full-time season in the Cup Series. He has made 663 consecutive Cup series starts, the longest streak among active drivers. Johnson has […]