The indications were there from that first green flag he took as a little boy growing up in small town Texas. Bobby Labonte was perhaps simply destined to be a winner, a champion. And on January 31, he will officially become a member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- NASCAR has adjusted the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series technical package for road courses and race tracks measuring 1.058-miles or less in an effort to improve racing on short tracks and road course circuits.
A standing room-only crowd at the Atlanta Motor Speedway demonstrated that a possible resort and casino in the area might have the support of the community.
Florida-based Advent Health, in conjunction with Chip Ganassi Racing, announced Thursday in Daytona International Speedway’s famed Victory Lane that the company will sponsor Kyle Larson’s No. 42 Chevrolet in two races – the Busch Clash at Daytona during Speedweeks and the fall Kansas Speedwa…
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- NASCAR announced new competition rules for pit stops in select NASCAR Xfinity and NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoor Truck Series races designed to enhance competition and create intrigue.
The Atlanta Motor Speedway will host a public hearing on Thursday held by the Georgia House of Representatives’ Special Committee on Economic Growth.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- No, Hailie Deegan conceded with a wide grin, she never expected that her competitive debut on the famous Daytona International Speedway high banks would come in a sportscar.
Junior Johnson, one of the inaugural members of the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2010 who won 50 races in the circuit's top division from 1953-66, died Friday at the age of 88.
HAMPTON – Atlanta Motor Speedway is making its most highly sought camping locations more financially accessible to NASCAR fans in 2020.
One of NASCAR's most successful pairings in recent years is breaking up, as crew chief Cole Pearn stunned auto racing Monday night in announcing he is leaving NASCAR.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Kyle Busch clearly was the star of Wednesday night's show at the Music City Center -- though other drivers and NASCAR stakeholders certainly had their moments, too.
An all-encompassing lineup representing all facets of the NASCAR industry arrive in Nashville, Tennessee, this week as the “Music City” hosts its first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Awards and end of season activities.
HAMPTON - As the end of Ed Clark's career at Atlanta Motor Speedway begins to approach, the second-longest tenured Speedway Motorsports Incorporated employee reflects on how grateful he's been to be around racing for as long as he has.
Seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson will have one more chance at a record eighth title after announcing his impending retirement Tuesday afternoon on Twitter.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- It was Kyle Busch's championship evening at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday, but it also had a distinctive feel of being a J.D. Gibbs' kind of achievement.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Denny Hamlin won when he had to, seizing victory on Nov. 10 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix to earn an 11th-hour ticket into Sunday's Championship 4 race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Kyle Busch picked the perfect time to end his much-discussed 2019 losing streak Sunday at the championship-deciding Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- With his girlfriend expecting a baby, Tyler Reddick confessed on Thursday that he had practiced changing diapers on a pet cat.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Winning back-to-back NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series championships is a rare feat indeed: Only Matt Crafton has accomplished it, in 2013 and 2014.
AVONDALE, Ariz. – In the space of one pit stop, Joey Logano’s car went from a frontrunner to a backmarker, with no reasonable explanation.
Twenty points below the cut line, Denny Hamlin wasn't exactly boiling over with confidence when he arrived in Arizona to race in Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs cutdown race at ISM Raceway.
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- In a Saturday qualifying session that provided validation that the cream rises to the top, Kyle Busch earned his first pole position of the season, as seven Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff drivers claimed the top seven positions on the grid.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- As expected, this week's championship set-up race, the Bluegreen Vacations 500 (2:30 p.m. ET on NBC, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), comes with plenty of storylines and title possibilities still to be decided.
Kevin Harvick's victory Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway not only earned him a guaranteed position among the Championship 4 drivers to challenge for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series title, but also it upped the intrigue level for Sunday's already crucial Bluegreen Vacations 500 (2:30 p.m. ET on NBC, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at Phoenix's ISM Raceway.
Kevin Harvick arrived at Texas Motor Speedway for Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race in a bit of trouble as he was 14 points below the cutline in the Series' Playoffs Round of 8.
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Christopher Bell shrugged off a short-lived brake problem in his No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota and cruised to a 5.635-second victory in Saturday night's O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway.
FORT WORTH, Tex. -- Kevin Harvick took the first step toward getting back on the right side of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff cut line, winning the pole for Sunday's AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Just this week, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Ryan Blaney, 25, took to social media to acknowledge and chide some media prognosticators, who may not have penciled him to still be Playoff-eligible and a win away from his Championship 4 debut.
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff races at Texas Motor Speedway have unfailingly impacted the postseason outlook for drivers, as race-winning title contenders have secured their position in the coveted Championship 4 for the last four years straight.
That Martin Truex Jr. led a race-best, and career-high, 464 of 500 laps last Sunday en route to his series-leading seventh Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season cannot be lost in the post-race shoving fracas that took place between his fellow playoff contenders Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano at Martinsville Speedway.
After being crashed out of the lead by Joey Logano and robbed of a potential victory on the final turn of last year's October race at Martinsville Speedway, Martin Truex Jr. got out of his car spitting fire and issuing threats.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Fresh from his victory Sept. 20 at Kansas, Denny Hamlin reasserted his mastery of Martinsville Speedway on Saturday afternoon, edging Chase Elliott for the pole position for Sunday's First Data 500 (3 p.m. ET on NBCSN, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- In a wild NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race that saw four of six Playoff drivers have major issues, 19-year-old Todd Gilliland muscled his way past Ross Chastain on Lap 191 and held on to win for the first time in 46 career starts.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- For a driver below the cut line at the start of the Round of 8 in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs, taking the green flag at the back of the field doesn't portend well for the prospects of advancing to the Championship 4.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Certainly this is one of the most interesting and diverse Round of 8 driver lineups in recent Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series history with four former series champions, a championship runner-up and three of the hottest young talents in the sport still contending for the 2019 trophy.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – As Denny Hamlin was finishing off a dominating day in Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway, Chase Elliott stole perhaps an even bigger prize — a spot in the Round of 8 in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Brad Keselowski thought his playoff run would continue when he came to pit road for fresh tires before the first of two overtimes in Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway.
Denny Hamlin has been driving full time in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series since 2006. He has finished third in the season standings twice and as runner-up on one occasion. He had won 35 races in 501 starts, but the series' biggest trophy has remained beyond his grasp.
After Saturday's Kansas Lottery 300 took a sharp turn with 16 laps left, Brandon Jones sped away on two straight restarts to collect his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory in a race that ended with Playoff drivers Cole Custer and Tyler Reddick brawling on pit road.
Daniel Hemric may be out of the playoffs and out of his ride at Richard Childress racing next year, but that didn't stop the driver of the No. 8 RCR Chevrolet from winning the pole position for Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway (2:30 p.m. ET on NBC, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).