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08/15/2017 02:40 PM
Truex didn't consider giving Jones victory shot for NASCAR playoffs
NASCAR Cup points leader Martin Truex Jr says he did not consider moving over for team-mate Erik Jones to help the rookie qualify for the playoffs in Sunday's Michigan race

08/13/2017 10:45 PM
NASCAR Michigan: Larson trumps Truex on restart after late red flag
Chip Ganassi Racing's Kyle Larson passed NASCAR Cup points leader Martin Truex Jr on a final restart after a red flag stoppage to claim his third successive win at Michigan

08/11/2017 11:02 AM
Chevrolet reveals new Camaro ZL1 for 2018 NASCAR Cup season
Chevrolet has unveiled the Camaro ZL1 its teams will use in the NASCAR Cup series from 2018

08/10/2017 04:30 PM
Hendrick 'blown away' by NASCAR Cup signing Byron's junior success
Hendrick Motorsports team owner Rick Hendrick says he was "blown away" by new NASCAR Cup signing William Byron's junior racing success

08/08/2017 02:38 PM
William Byron to replace Kasey Kahne in 2018 Hendrick NASCAR team
Hendrick Motorsports has chosen teenage protege William Byron to replace Kasey Kahne in its 2018 NASCAR Cup line-up

08/08/2017 12:07 PM
Dale Earnhardt Jr: Veteran NASCAR Cup drivers have been overpaid
The number of past champions and veterans losing NASCAR Cup drives is a symptom of declining sponsor interest and drivers having been overpaid, reckons Dale Earnhardt Jr

08/07/2017 02:34 PM
Hendrick Motorsports drops Kasey Kahne from 2018 NASCAR Cup line-up
Hendrick Motorsports has dropped Kasey Kahne from its NASCAR Cup Series line-up for 2018 with a year remaining on his contract

08/06/2017 10:22 PM
NASCAR Watkins Glen: Martin Truex Jr hangs on to claim victory
Martin Truex Jr took his fourth NASCAR Cup win of the year at Watkins Glen after successfully conserving his fuel to the end of the race

08/05/2017 02:15 PM
Kurt Busch 2018 NASCAR contract situation 'surprised' Ford
Kurt Busch says Stewart-Haas Racing's decision not to take up its option on his contract for the 2018 NASCAR Cup season came as a surprise to Ford

08/01/2017 04:28 PM
Kurt Busch's Stewart-Haas NASCAR deal won't be renewed for 2018
The 2017 Daytona 500 winner Kurt Busch has been told his Stewart-Haas Racing NASCAR Cup deal will not be renewed for next season

08/01/2017 03:58 PM
NASCAR reveals new limits on Cup drivers in Xfinity and Trucks
NASCAR has officially announced new rules further limiting Cup drivers' participation in the Xfinity and Truck Series

07/30/2017 10:40 PM
Pocono NASCAR Cup: Kyle Busch finally gets first 2017 win
Kyle Busch took a long-awaited NASCAR Cup Series victory of at Pocono, pulling clear to secure his first win of the 2017 season and effectively secure his playoff place

07/26/2017 03:21 PM
Penske expands NASCAR Cup team to add Ryan Blaney for 2018
Penske will expand to a third full-time NASCAR Cup entry for 2018 to bring its protege Ryan Blaney in alongside Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano

07/25/2017 02:38 PM
Brad Keselowski seals new Penske NASCAR Cup deal
Brad Keselowski, the 2012 NASCAR Cup champion, has agreed a multi-year contract extension to remain with Team Penske

07/24/2017 01:31 PM
NASCAR defends controversial Indianapolis final caution decision
The NASCAR Cup Series has defended ending the Brickyard 400 in overtime, after a race that took over six hours to complete and had 14 cautions