Michael Jordan’s NASCAR Cup team doesn’t even have an official name yet but its impact across the sport is already being felt far and wide. And NASCAR believes this is just the beginning of enormous possibilities.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 21, 2020, 5:26 pm
It has been tough to tailgate at the track this year. With attendance still limited at the race track due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and most NASCAR fans celebrating the rest of the season at home, Busch, the official beer of NASCAR and NASCAR Cup Series Premier Partner, is giving you the chance to […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 21, 2020, 4:08 pm
Erik Jones has signed for Richard Petty Motorsports to replace Bubba Wallace in the famed 43 car for the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series
Author: Autosport
Posted: October 21, 2020, 2:18 pm
Erik Jones has signed for Richard Petty Motorsports to replace Bubba Wallace in the famed #43 car in 2021 NASCAR Cup Series.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 21, 2020, 1:44 pm
Erik Jones will head to Richard Petty Motorsports to drive the No. 43 car in 2021, the team announced Wednesday. He replaces Bubba Wallace.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 21, 2020, 1:21 pm
Erik Jones is out at Joe Gibbs Racing at the end of this season. Jones will replace Wallace at Richard Petty Motorsports in 2021, and he's pretty excited.
Posted: October 21, 2020, 1:19 pm
After finishing second at Kansas Speedway, Kevin Harvick will start from the pole position in the Texas Cup starting lineup Sunday.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 21, 2020, 1:00 pm
Erik Jones will drive NASCAR's iconic No. 43 next season for Richard Petty Motorsports, a pairing of a driver and a team both in need of fresh starts. Jones in August was dropped by megateam Joe Gibbs Racing after six seasons, while Bubba Wallace and RPM are splitting at the end of the year. Wallace’s social activism this year became the defining characteristic of the storied Petty organization.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: October 21, 2020, 12:37 pm
Richard Petty Motorsports hired Erik Jones on Wednesday to replace Bubba Wallace in the No. 43 Chevrolet for the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season. Jones, who signed a multiyear deal with RPM, makes the move from Joe Gibbs Racing, which informed him Aug. 6 he would not return to the No. 20 Toyota next season. […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 21, 2020, 9:15 am
Kevin Harvick won the Busch Pole Award for Sunday’s Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at Texas Motor Speedway (3:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN/NBC Sports App, PRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), host of the second Round of 8 race in the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. The lineup was determined using NASCAR’s competition-based formula, which is a total […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 21, 2020, 9:01 am
NASCAR issues $10,000 fines each to Cup crew chiefs for lug nut infractions after last weekend's playoff race at Kansas.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 20, 2020, 9:55 pm
Sometimes childhood dreams do come true. As a fellow Indiana native, Chase Briscoe grew up a Tony Stewart fan. Briscoe was 7 years old when Stewart won his first NASCAR Cup Series championship in 2002 and 16 years old when he captured his third and final title in 2011. Briscoe watched Stewart make a name […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 20, 2020, 4:45 pm
Chase Briscoe’s NASCAR journey has been anything but easy but despite the struggles it continues to be highly rewarding.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 20, 2020, 2:41 pm
NASCAR.com's Backseat Drivers break down Joey Logano's performance at Kansas Speedway and ponder the possibility of Hamlin or Harvick missing the Championship 4.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 20, 2020, 2:05 pm
Xfinity title contender Chase Briscoe will take over the Cup ride Clint Bowyer vacates after this season.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 20, 2020, 12:15 pm
Noah Sweet’s journey to here started like most do — a love of Matchbox cars, visions of becoming a race car driver, connecting with your favorite driver on the track. Very few journeys reach this stage, though, with one dream fully realized at just 19 years old.  Sweet still has his first-grade notebook, which is […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 20, 2020, 12:04 pm
Kevin Harvick retakes the top spot after his Kansas performance.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 20, 2020, 11:00 am
Kyle Larson can return to NASCAR competition next season following a long suspension for using a racial slur while playing a video game. Larson, who is half-Japanese, spent the last six months immersed in diversity programs that helped him gain an understanding of racial injustice. Larson has spent significant time with retired soccer star Tony Sanneh, whose foundation works on youth development and empowerment in the Minneapolis area.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: October 19, 2020, 8:47 pm
NASCAR Xfinity Series points leader Chase Briscoe will move up to the Cup Series next season at Stewart-Haas Racing to replace the outgoing Clint Bowyer, Autosport has learned
Author: Autosport
Posted: October 19, 2020, 8:38 pm
NASCAR has announced that Kyle Larson has been reinstated and will be eligible to compete in NASCAR in 2021.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 19, 2020, 8:35 pm
A NASCAR official said on SiriusXM that 'maybe we should have had' Chase Elliott pit to fix the radio issues Elliott had in Kansas race.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 19, 2020, 2:06 pm
With only three races left in the season, the NASCAR 2020 Cup Series playoffs are almost over. The Round of 8 continues on Sunday, October 25 at Texas Motor Speedway. Watch all of the excitement unfold at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBC. Joey Logano picked up his third win of the season last Sunday at
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 19, 2020, 2:00 pm
The NASCAR playoffs head to Texas Motor Speedway this weekend.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 19, 2020, 1:20 pm
Joey Logano is moving on but the three Chevrolet playoff drivers are outside a transfer spot to the title race after Sunday's Kansas race.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 19, 2020, 12:01 pm
Joey Logano scored his first Cup win since March and advanced to the title race, but not everyone had a good weekend.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 19, 2020, 11:00 am
Wrap-up of the first in the three-race Round of 8 NASCAR events leading to the November 6-8 season-ending Championship 4 weekend at Phoenix Raceway. (Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: October 19, 2020, 2:31 am
Kevin Harvick just missed out what could have been his tenth win of the 2020 season Sunday at Kansas Speedway, but remains in a strong position to advance into the Championship 4.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 19, 2020, 12:38 am
Here is what drivers were talking about after Sunday's Round of 8 Cup playoff race at Kansas Speedway.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 18, 2020, 11:41 pm
Team Penske's Joey Logano became the first NASCAR Cup Series driver to secure a place in the championship-deciding race with victory at Kansas, fending off late pressure from Kevin Harvick
Author: Autosport
Posted: October 18, 2020, 10:38 pm
Joey Logano went toe-to-toe with Kevin Harvick in a nearly 40-lap duel to the finish and earned the right to compete for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series championship.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 18, 2020, 10:11 pm
Joey Logano won Sunday's Cup playoff race to advance to the title race. Here is how the field finished at Kansas Speedway and the points standings with three races remaining this season.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 18, 2020, 10:10 pm
Kansas Speedway winner Joey Logano outdueled Kevin Harvick after taking the lead on a late pit stop, advancing to the NASCAR Championship 4.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 18, 2020, 9:44 pm
Watch as Kurt Busch blows a motor at Kansas Speedway while racing for a spot in the next round of the NASCAR Playoffs.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 18, 2020, 9:02 pm
The NASCAR Cup Series kicked off its Round of 8 in the 2020 NASCAR Playoffs at Kansas Speedway with the Hollywood Casino 400. Sunday marked the first of three races in this postseason round. At the end of it, four drivers will be eliminated from playoff contention and the Championship 4 will be set for […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 18, 2020, 5:54 pm
Joey Logano held off Kevin Harvick by a scant .312 seconds in a high-speed duel to the checkered flag to win the Hollywood Casino 400 Playoff race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday and earn the first position in the NASCAR Cup Series Championship 4 that will settle the season title Nov. 8 at Phoenix Raceway. […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 18, 2020, 5:51 pm
Joey Logano used every bit of the track to hold off Kevin Harvick over a long, finishing green-flag run to win the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday and earn a spot in the championship round at Phoenix. The 2018 series champion had hung around the front of the pack all afternoon, but he had only led one other time on a cold, blustery day before taking the lead from Harvick with 44 laps to go. Harvick, the winningest driver so far this season, kept pulling up to Logano’s bumper coming out of corners but simply couldn’t make a pass stick.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: October 18, 2020, 5:16 pm
Kurt Busch arrived at Kansas Speedway thinking this Round of 8 track was his ticket into the Championship 4. Instead, Sunday‘s Round of 8 opener saw Busch prematurely retire from the Hollywood Casino 400. Internal mechanical issues hit the No. 1 Chip Ganassi Racing team on Lap 193 of a scheduled 267. Busch reported his […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 18, 2020, 5:07 pm
Which channels have NASCAR programming this week? We answer that and give the weekly NASCAR television listings here in the NASCAR TV schedule. Note: All times are ET. MORE: How to find NBCSN | Get the NBC Sports App | How to find FS1 | Get FOX Sports App RELATED: How to follow races on NASCAR.com | NASCAR Live Stream Monday, October 19 6 p.m, […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 18, 2020, 4:58 pm
Anthony Alfredo went for a wild ride late in Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kansas Speedway.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 18, 2020, 4:41 pm
The semifinal round of the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs gets underway at Kansas Speedway.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 18, 2020, 4:24 pm
Crew chief Paul Wolfe has been a part of Team Penske since 2010, when he helped guide a young Brad Keselowski to the Xfinity Series championship. Joey Logano has been with Roger Penske’s organization since 2013, when he took over driving duties for the No. 22 Ford that is now his longtime home. The two […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 18, 2020, 11:40 am
Here is a look at how the field finished behind Chase Briscoe on Saturday night at Kansas Speedway.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 18, 2020, 2:50 am
The most prolific winner in the NASCAR Xfinity Series this season is now the first one locked in to compete for the 2020 championship.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 18, 2020, 2:23 am
Chase Briscoe wins his ninth race of the season and earns a spot in next month's championshp race after his victory at Kansas Speedway.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 18, 2020, 1:59 am
Chase Briscoe led a dominant 159 of 200 laps to win his record ninth NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday night, the Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway. And while the 25-year-old Hoosier turned in a dominating effort, the race — a crucial chapter in the 2020 playoff run — was dramatic in multiple ways. Briscoe‘s […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2020, 10:05 pm
Not much has changed through NASCAR's first two rounds of playoffs: Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin are still favored to race for the championship and the other two contenders are a crapshoot. The path to the championship finale begins Sunday at Kansas Speedway, the first of three races in the title-setting third round.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: October 17, 2020, 9:30 pm
After four runner-up finishes on the season, former NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Series champion Brett Moffitt earned his first victory of 2020 in the Clean Harbors 200 at Kansas Speedway Saturday evening. And while that first win came 20 races into the season, it was particularly impactful — officially landing Moffitt in the Championship […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2020, 6:16 pm
After Sunday‘s race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, NASCAR Cup Series Playoff driver Alex Bowman said people slept on him advancing deep into the postseason. Well, now he‘s in the Round of 8, so the joke‘s on them. Bowman heads into Sunday‘s third-round-kickoff race, the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway (2:30 p.m. ET […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2020, 3:08 pm
James Buescher will make his NASCAR Truck Series return on October 25 at Texas Motor Speedway
Author: Motorsport
Posted: October 16, 2020, 7:47 pm
2012 Truck champ told NBC Sports in April: 'I don’t have a doubt in my mind that I could go race a truck right now and be competitive and compete for wins.'
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 16, 2020, 7:21 pm
Austin Cindric and Chase Briscoe discuss their 2020 seasons and their on-track rivalry all while contending for a NASCAR Xfinity Series championship.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 16, 2020, 4:39 pm