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04/19/2018 12:22 PM
Ford used former F1 aero man to develop Mustang for NASCAR Cup
Ford has revealed it has used Formula 1 experience to help develop its new Mustang for the 2019 NASCAR Cup series

04/18/2018 01:07 PM
Kyle Larson: Repeated Bristol NASCAR defeats by Kyle Busch hurting
Chip Ganassi Racing's Kyle Larson says it is frustrating to lose to Kyle Busch for the fourth time at NASCAR Cup series venue Bristol

04/17/2018 03:19 PM
Wallace 'blindsided' by late drop after leading first NASCAR laps
Richard Petty Motorsports's Darrell Wallace Jr says he was devastated and "blindsided" by his fall to 16th at Bristol after leading his first NASCAR Cup series laps

04/17/2018 01:05 PM
Ford to introduce Mustang model for 2019 NASCAR Cup season
Ford has revealed it will introduce the Mustang for the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series

04/17/2018 12:10 PM
Johnson: Hendrick has NASCAR momentum back after third at Bristol
Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson says he and Hendrick Motorsports are now going in the right direction after struggling to find momentum earlier in the Cup season

04/16/2018 07:53 PM
NASCAR Bristol: Kyle Busch wins with bump-and-run pass on Kyle Larson
Kyle Busch won a rain-delayed NASCAR Cup race at Bristol after a late pass of long-time leader Kyle Larson

04/15/2018 09:01 PM
NASCAR Bristol: race reaches second stage but is postponed for rain
NASCAR​'s​ seventh ​Cup Series ​race of 2018, at Bristol Motor Speedway, has been postponed until Monday, following a third red flag for rain midway through stage two of three

04/13/2018 04:18 PM
Kyle Busch questions NASCAR Cup's spec racing policies
Kyle Busch says the NASCAR Cup series has to "stop this spec game" as he believes efforts to reduce costs have not helped level the playing field

04/13/2018 09:48 AM
NASCAR minnow David Ragan defends controversial Cup pitguns
The NASCAR Cup series is too easily blamed for its pitgun problems even though it has levelled the playing field on pitroad, according to Front Row Motorsports driver David Ragan

04/12/2018 10:40 AM
New NASCAR Cup aero package to be trialled in All-Star race
The NASCAR Cup series believes that the Charlotte All-Star race is the "perfect opportunity" to trial a radically different format for the 2018 race

04/12/2018 09:45 AM
Elliott gets second 2018 NASCAR points penalty for Texas violation
Hendrick Motorsports's Chase Elliott has been hit with a penalty for a violation during last weekend's Texas race that has cost him 20 points in the NASCAR Cup series standings

04/10/2018 05:24 PM
Monster Energy "highly unlikely" to sponsor NASCAR after 2019
Monster Energy will extend its title sponsorship of the NASCAR Cup series into the 2019 season, but is "highly unlikely" to continue beyond that

04/10/2018 04:08 PM
NASCAR takes six Cup cars to windtunnel for aero tests
The NASCAR Cup series has taken six cars to a windtunnel for aerodynamic testing on Tuesday following last weekend's Texas race

04/09/2018 04:10 PM
NASCAR admits Harvick should have had Texas penalty for pitstop issue
The NASCAR Cup series admits it should have penalised Kevin Harvick during one of the pitstops that the Stewart-Haas Racing driver later branded "pathetic", after further pitgun failures at Texas

04/08/2018 10:42 PM
NASCAR Texas: Joe Gibbs Racing's Kyle Busch edges out Kevin Harvick
Joe Gibbs Racing's Kyle Busch took his first NASCAR Cup series victory of the 2018 season at Texas, narrowly defeating Stewart-Haas Racing's Kevin Harvick