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06/19/2017 03:25 PM
Ford WEC GTE driver Billy Johnson gets NASCAR debut at Sonoma
Ford World Endurance Championship GTE racer Billy Johnson will contest this weekend's Somona NASCAR Cup round with Richard Petty Motorsports

06/18/2017 10:33 PM
NASCAR Michigan: Chip Ganassi's Larson takes points lead with win
Kyle Larson sealed his second consecutive victory at the Michigan International speedway after surviving a late restart to go top of the NASCAR Cup standings.

06/15/2017 03:25 PM
Indy 500 winner Sam Hornish gets NASCAR return with Penske
Sam Hornish Jr will reunite with Penske, with which he won the 2006 IndyCar title and Indianapolis 500, for a part-time NASCAR return in the Xfinity Series

06/14/2017 09:33 AM
Injured NASCAR Cup driver Almirola's recovery ahead of schedule
Injured NASCAR Cup driver Aric Almirola is increasingly confident he can make an early return to racing for Richard Petty Motorsports

06/11/2017 11:21 PM
NASCAR Pocono: Ryan Blaney takes maiden Cup victory
Wood Brothers Racing's Ryan Blaney has taken his first NASCAR Cup victory after holding off Kevin Harvick at Pocono

06/07/2017 10:26 AM
NASCAR Cup driver Larson vows to work on restarts after Dover loss
Kyle Larson says he needs to improve his late-race restarts after losing the lead at Dover and taking a "disappointing" second place, his fifth of the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series

06/06/2017 08:47 AM
Darrell 'Bubba' Wallace to make NASCAR Cup debut with Petty
Darrell 'Bubba' Wallace will make his NASCAR Cup Series debut with Richard Petty Motorsports at Pocono this weekend, taking over from Regan Smith as the injured Aric Almirola's stand-in

06/04/2017 09:40 PM
Dover NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson goes from last to win amid mayhem
Jimmie Johnson scored his third victory of the 2017 NASCAR Cup season and 11th at Dover after going from last to first for Hendrick Motorsports

05/29/2017 04:53 AM
Charlotte NASCAR: First win for Austin Dillon after rain delay
Austin Dillon won the delayed NASCAR Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, sweeping to victory for Richard Childress Racing in the series' first-ever four-part event

05/24/2017 09:50 AM
Dale Earnhardt Jr starting to worry about poor NASCAR Cup form
Dale Earnhardt Jr admits he is worried about the performance of his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet after another poor result in last Saturday's All-Star race at Charlotte

05/23/2017 08:42 PM
2018 NASCAR Cup Series calendar includes Charlotte road course
The NASCAR Cup Series playoffs will feature a road course event for the first time in 2018

05/23/2017 03:54 PM
Calls for NASCAR All-Star to move after poor 2017 race
There are growing calls for NASCAR to consider new venues for its annual All-Star Race after this year's $1million event at Charlotte Motor Speedway featured few green-flag lead changes

05/22/2017 02:26 PM
Drivers back Formula 1-style option tyres in NASCAR after All-Star
Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson believes Formula 1-style 'option' tyres have a future in the series after a trial at the All-Star race at Charlotte on Saturday night

05/21/2017 02:15 AM
NASCAR All-Star: Kyle Busch beats rivals on final restart to win
Kyle Busch won NASCAR's All-Star Race for a $1 million prize in the annual non-championship exhibition as Kyle Larson once again missed out on victory in the race

05/19/2017 05:16 PM
Aric Almirola: NASCAR crash felt like a knife stuck in my back
Aric Almirola says the crash that has ruled him out of NASCAR action for up to three months "felt like somebody stuck a knife in my back" last weekend