Wrap-up of races at the Texas Motor Speedway. Kyle Larson dominated the NASCAR Cup race, leading 256 laps and scoring his eighth 2021 victory. (Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports)
Author: NBC Sports EDGE
Posted: October 18, 2021, 3:37 am
Check out what drivers said after Sunday's Round of 8 opener at Texas Motor Speedway.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 17, 2021, 11:57 pm
Full results from Sunday's Cup Series playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway, won by Kyle Larson.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 17, 2021, 10:45 pm
Kyle Larson led 256 of 334 laps in a wild final stage to get his eighth win of the season and ensure that he'll be one of the four drivers racing for the title at Phoenix on Nov. 7.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 10:13 pm
Kyle Larson survived multiple late restarts to win Sunday's Cup playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway and advance to the Championship 4.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 17, 2021, 10:13 pm
A relatively smooth sail for NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs hopefuls unraveled into late-race bedlam Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway. The postseason picture made some significant shuffles after Sunday’s Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500, won in dominant fashion by Kyle Larson — who had the most trouble-free day among the eight remaining title contenders. One by one, […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2021, 8:06 pm
The all-time list of NASCAR Cup Series winners starts with Richard Petty (200 wins) and includes more than 60 drivers who won just a single time at NASCAR’s top level. Below is the list of all-time winners, in order, in the NASCAR Cup Series. Last update: After Race 33 of 2021 season (Texas) Active drivers […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2021, 7:13 pm
Following the first race in the Round of 8 in the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs, here’s a brief look at the playoff picture. There are two races remaining in the Round of 8, including next Sunday’s race at Kansas Speedway and the final elimination race on Oct. 31 at Martinsville Speedway. Winner Kyle Larson. Larson put […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:59 pm
The Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at Texas Motor Speedway had dramatic ups and downs all Sunday afternoon with the victorious exception of Kyle Larson, who dominated the race — leading 256 of 334 laps and holding off the field on seven different restarts in the final 125 laps alone. Larson‘s win by 0.459 seconds over […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:10 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 Monday, Oct. 18 6 p.m., NASCAR […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2021, 4:18 pm
A large multicar crash tangled up a host of drivers during the first stage of Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series Playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway. RELATED: Official results | At-track photos: Texas Playoff contender Kyle Busch received slight damage to the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota in the 32nd of 334 scheduled laps in […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2021, 2:42 pm
All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Author: USA TODAY Sports
Posted: October 17, 2021, 11:01 am
The No. 9 Chevrolet of Hendrick Motorsports driver Chase Elliott failed pre-race inspection two times Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway. He was the only playoff driver to have his car fail multiple times before the Autotrader EchoPark 500, the opening race in the Round of 8 for the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. RELATED: Playoff standings […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 17, 2021, 10:50 am
Results of Saturday's playoff race and the driver points after the opening race in the Round of 8 Xfinity Series playoffs.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 16, 2021, 10:50 pm
Daniel Hemric's first-win bid comes up just short after leading 55 laps at Texas Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 16, 2021, 10:18 pm
John Hunter Nemechek motivated after an impressive NASCAR Xfinity Series win at Texas Motor Speedway in the No. 54 for Joe Gibbs Racing.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 16, 2021, 10:08 pm
The salvation that comes with postseason wins has been in short supply for NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoffs hopefuls this year. Saturday’s race at Texas Motor Speedway was the latest instance. Drivers outside of the title-eligible picture have won three of the four playoff races so far this season. Camping World Truck Series regular John Hunter […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 16, 2021, 7:42 pm
John Hunter Nemechek overcame a late-race pit penalty to rally through the field and take his second career NASCAR Xfinity Series victory Saturday in the Andy‘s Frozen Custard 335 at Texas Motor Speedway — the first of three Playoff events that will determine the Championship Four field for the season finale. Nemechek, whose full-time job […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 16, 2021, 5:54 pm
Martin Truex Jr. remembers the hours of boredom last October watching television and the rain in Texas, then coming so close to another championship chance when that playoff race last fall finally ended three days after it began. The forecast is much better this time, both weather-wise and for Truex's playoff push, though things are tight and there are some changes in Texas. Instead of its traditional slot as the middle race in the round of eight, Texas on Sunday kicks off the round with Kansas and Martinsville to follow.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: October 16, 2021, 2:38 pm
The Action Network specializes in providing sports betting insights/analytics and is a content partner with NASCAR. Check out more NASCAR betting analysis here. Everything that‘s old is new again. While it was just a short few weeks ago, it seemed all quiet on the Chase Elliott vs. Kevin Harvick front after their run-ins at Bristol Motor […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 16, 2021, 11:21 am
A couple of sportsbooks are feeling frisky, inviting action on Kyle Larson before Sunday‘s Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, the first race of the Round of 8 in the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. At opening odds of better than 3-1, these betting shops are offering nicer prices on the No. 5 than […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 15, 2021, 1:30 pm
The Action Network specializes in providing sports betting insights/analytics and is a content partner with NASCAR. Check out more NASCAR betting analysis here. Between the Chase Elliott vs. Kevin Harvick drama and the Next Gen car testing at Charlotte Motor Speedway this week, Kyle Larson’s win at the Roval and massive points advantage in NASCAR’s Round […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 15, 2021, 12:44 pm
NASCAR and I AM ATHLETE, the fastest-growing, athlete-led media platform, have launched of new content partnership focused on spotlighting the sport‘s most interesting athletes, personalities and storylines. I AM ATHLETE — NASCAR will explore the sport‘s culture and fan experience across 16 video episodes on the show‘s YouTube channel. The partnership is the first sports […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 15, 2021, 12:17 pm
Examining what is likely to be true and what is likely to be false about the Round of 8 NASCAR playoffs for the Cup and Xfinity Series.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 15, 2021, 10:00 am
The 2021 NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoffs continue Saturday, as four races remain in the seven-race battle for the championship. Last weekend, the Round of 12 — Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway and Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval — concluded, and the four contenders eliminated were Jeb Burton, Myatt Snider, Jeremy Clements and Riley Herbst. Up […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 15, 2021, 9:52 am
The 2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs continue Sunday, as four races remain in the 10-race battle for the championship. RELATED: Cup Series point standings Last weekend, the Round of 12 — Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway and Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval — concluded, and the four contenders eliminated were Kevin Harvick, Christopher Bell, William […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 15, 2021, 9:52 am
Only eight drivers head into Texas Motor Speedway with their 2021 NASCAR Cup Series championship hopes still alive. Everything‘s bigger in Texas, and that includes the stakes entering the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 to kick off the Round of 8 on Sunday (2 p.m. ET, NBC/NBC Sports App/Peacock, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). RELATED: Texas weekend […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 15, 2021, 9:49 am
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (October 14, 2021) — The NASCAR Foundation announced today its four finalists for the 11th annual Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award. Each volunteer represents a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of kids in different racing communities across our nation. The announcement was made on Fox Sports NASCAR Race Hub ahead […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 14, 2021, 6:54 pm
NASCAR celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month by hearing from the Becerras as they showcase their love for racing as a family.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 14, 2021, 6:46 pm
NASCAR.com's Alex Weaver and Jonathan Merryman get you geared up for a Texas-sized showdown to open the Round of 8 in the NASCAR Playoffs.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 14, 2021, 3:15 pm
John Hunter Nemechek is back with Truck Series power Kyle Busch Motorsports in 2022. Eric Phillips will remain Nemechek's crew chief.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 14, 2021, 2:49 pm
There are two ways to advance through the NASCAR Playoffs, and Martin Truex Jr. is the only driver to do so via both. The driver of the No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota won a race in the Round of 16 to move on to the Round of 12. Once there, he qualified for the […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 14, 2021, 12:11 pm
NASCAR confirmed it had a call with members of both race teams after Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott’s latest run-in during Sunday’s Bank of America Roval 400 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course. Harvick’s No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford sent Elliott’s No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet into a slide on Lap 55 of the […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 14, 2021, 11:09 am
MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Kyle Busch Motorsports announced Thursday that John Hunter Nemechek will return to drive the No. 4 Toyota Tundra in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series full time in 2022. The organization also announced Eric Phillips, the winningest crew chief in Truck Series history, will once again call the shots atop the pit […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 14, 2021, 10:20 am
Denny Hamlin’s trip through the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs this season has been remarkably free of intensity. The veteran driver of the No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota has spent the majority of his time already locked into the ensuing round, cashing in on automatic berths in each round-opening race thus far. The formula worked […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 13, 2021, 6:07 pm
Kyle Larson earned the Busch Pole Award for Sunday’s Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at the Texas Motor Speedway (2 p.m. ET on NBC/NBC Sports App, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), the first race of the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Round of 8. RELATED: Texas weekend schedule | Cup Series standings Larson, winner of last Sunday’s race at […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 13, 2021, 8:59 am
With Ben Beshore suspended, engineer Seth Chavka will serve as Kyle Busch's interim crew chief for Sunday's Cup playoff race at Texas (2 p.m. ET, NBC).
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 12, 2021, 9:02 pm
CONCORD, N.C. — Early driving impressions from NASCAR Cup Series regulars are trickling in as two days of testing the 2022 Next Gen model wound to a close Tuesday at Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Roval. Competition officials continued to tweak on some of the car’s challenges, working with teams to improve the model before its on-track […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 12, 2021, 7:05 pm
NASCAR penalized three teams in the Cup Series and one in the Xfinity Series for lug-nut violations after last weekend’s races at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course. RELATED: Playoff standings | Texas Motor Speedway schedule One of those penalties resulted in the suspension of crew chief Ben Beshore for the No. 18 Joe Gibbs […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 12, 2021, 4:30 pm
Team Penske driver Joey Logano talks about the elevated grip level of the new Next Gen car at NASCAR's test at the Charlotte Roval.
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 12, 2021, 3:27 pm
There are several changes in the top five in this week's rankings.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 12, 2021, 11:00 am
Entry lists are out for this weekend's Round of 8 playoff races at Texas Motor Speedway for the NASCAR Cup and Xfinity Series.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 11, 2021, 9:22 pm
A series official revealed additional tests for the Next Gen car and what packages NASCAR intends to run with the new car.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 11, 2021, 9:00 pm
NASCAR said if a truce can't be found between Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick, series officials 'will do what we think is necessary.'
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 11, 2021, 2:49 pm
A senior NASCAR official said members of the sanctioning body would speak with rivals Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick in an effort to mitigate their feud that has escalated through the Cup Series Playoffs. Scott Miller, NASCAR Senior Vice President of Competition, addressed the latest in a series of incidents between the two drivers during […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 11, 2021, 12:53 pm
Kyle Larson remains the one to beat in the Cup playoffs, which is down to eight drivers. See the winners and losers from Sunday at the Charlotte Roval.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 11, 2021, 11:00 am
Austin Dillon, Richard Childress Racing talk about winning the NASCAR Xfinity Series LTi Printing 250 on Saturday at Michigan International Speedway
Author: Detroit Free Press
Posted: October 11, 2021, 10:22 am
As the Next Gen car for the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series prepares for its first taste of competition next season, it’s time to review the development and testing so far and to size up what’s next before the new model’s debut. January 2019: Early discussion The first talks about the Next Gen project begin in […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: October 11, 2021, 10:13 am
Kevin Harvick was going to get his revenge on Chase Elliott, believing somewhere and somehow, he'd even the score after Elliott cost him a win last month. When Harvick delivered his payback, it nearly knocked the reigning NASCAR champion out of the playoffs. With the stakes so high and the Cup title on the line over the final four weeks of the season, is it time for NASCAR to intervene?
Author: Associated Press
Posted: October 11, 2021, 6:20 am
Wrap-up of races at the Charlotte ROVAL. Kyle Larson won for the third time on a road course—the most ever in CUP series history in a single season. (Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports)
Author: NBC Sports EDGE
Posted: October 11, 2021, 1:32 am
Sunday's race saw William Byron, Alex Bowman, Christopher Bell and Kevin Harvick eliminated from Cup title contention.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: October 10, 2021, 11:43 pm