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  • NTSB releases preliminary report in plane crash

    (Fri, 23 Aug 2019 19:14:36 GMT)

    Investigators released more details Friday in the plane crash that involved Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family.

    UCF quarterback McKenzie Milton: 'With my nerve damage, I'm basically back to 100 percent'

    (Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:30:38 GMT)

    Milton is recovering from a gruesome injury that left nerve damage in his right knee.

    Bell restarts fast, wins NASCAR Xfinity race at Road America

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 23:46:06 GMT)

    Christopher Bell knows he must master the art of road course racing to make the jump to the next level of NASCAR, even if it might never be his favorite kind of track. Bell took a big step in that direction on Saturday, surging ahead on a late restart to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America

    Christopher Bell wins Xfinity race at Road America

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 22:51:02 GMT)

    Christopher Bell earned his sixth win of the year.

    Christopher Bell takes Xfinity win at Road America

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 22:05:52 GMT)

    Christopher Bell hasn’t considered himself a good road course racer. He can now.

    Allmendinger wins pole at Road America in Wisconsin

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 18:20:52 GMT)

    ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) -- AJ Allmendinger turned a lap of 109.792 mph during qualifying on Saturday to earn pole position for the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America.

    Friday 5: Kyle Larson showing strength as Cup playoffs near

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 16:05:05 GMT)

    Kyle Larson has finished in the top 10 in each of the last four Cup races. Only Denny Hamlin's streak of six consecutive top 10s is top's Larson's current run.

    Matt DiBenedetto on Road America ending: 'I drove stupid'

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 15:33:21 GMT)

    Matt DiBenedetto was right there, running second on the lead on the last lap at Road America -- until he wasn't. Coming into the 4.048-mile road course's final turn on the white-flag lap, DiBenedetto veered off the track and into the sand out of nowhere. His No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota got

    Tyler Dippel suspended indefinitely by NASCAR

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:48:02 GMT)

    The Truck Series driver was suspended for actions detrimental to stock car racing, including a violation of the sport's code of conduct.

    Austin Cindric rebounds from rough July to crash Xfinity’s ‘Big 3’ party

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:47:57 GMT)

    At Road America, Austin Cindric will attempt to become the first Xfinity driver to win three straight road courses races in more than 20 years.

    Saturday schedule for Xfinity, Truck Series

    (Sat, 24 Aug 2019 12:00:42 GMT)

    The Xfinity Series holds its race at Road America today.

    Tyler Dippel has been indefinitely suspended by NASCAR

    (Fri, 23 Aug 2019 23:24:02 GMT)

    Gander Outdoors Truck Series driver Tyler Dippel has been indefinitely suspended by NASCAR.

    Tyler Dippel indefinitely suspended by NASCAR

    (Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:11:14 GMT)

    NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series driver Tyler Dippel has been indefinitely suspended for violating the Member Conduct Guidelines of the NASCAR Rule Book. Dippel violated Section 12.1 of the NASCAR Rule Book, a behavioral penalty for "actions detrimental to stock car racing," according to

    Updated entry lists for Xfinity, Truck Series this weekend

    (Fri, 23 Aug 2019 16:40:43 GMT)

    There are 38 entries for the Xfinity Series race at Road America and 29 entries for the Truck Series race in Canada.

    Friday schedule for Xfinity Series at Road America

    (Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:00:54 GMT)

    Xfinity teams will have two practices today on the road course.

    Road America/CTMP NASCAR weekend schedule

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 22:37:01 GMT)

    The complete schedule of on-track action for the NASCAR Xfinity and Truck Series as they go racing at two different road courses this weekend.

    Driver Ratings: Kentucky through Bristol

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 21:30:19 GMT)

    Chase Elliott’s performance at the Glen garnered a near perfect Driver Rating and sent us looking for other strong performances in the past 45 days. (Getty Images)

    Retro Rundown 2019: Paint schemes for Southern 500

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 18:40:07 GMT)

    Teams will pay tribute to Darrell Waltrip, Rusty Wallace, Jimmy Means, Glen Wood and the movie "Days of Thunder."

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. still plans to race at Darlington, has ‘Plan B’

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:47:33 GMT)

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he is treating a bruised back, as a result of the plane crash last week, in order to compete in the Xfinity Series race at Darlington.

    Weekend schedule for Xfinity at Road America, Truck in Canada

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:42:01 GMT)

    The Xfinity Series race at Road America is scheduled for 3 p.m. ET Saturday on NBCSN.

    Podcast: Life as a gay team member working in the NASCAR community

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:35:53 GMT)

    Ryan Hines explained on the NASCAR on NBC Podcast that he's found 'love and respect' in NASCAR after the Xfinity brand coordinator for Stewart-Haas Racing once thought there'd be no room for being openly gay.

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. plans to drive Xfinity race at Darlington

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:44:56 GMT)

    DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. still plans to compete in the Xfinity event at Darlington Raceway on Aug. 31, despite a recent plane crash.

    Dale Earnhardt Jr's one-off NASCAR race still on after plane crash

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:54:34 GMT)

    Dale Earnhardt Jr's plan to contest next weekend's NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Darlington is still on despite his recent plane crash

    NASCAR tightens limits on Cup drivers in Xfinity/Truck Series again

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:29:38 GMT)

    NASCAR has taken further steps to reduce Cup drivers' participation in its lower level Xfinity and Trucks series

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. still plans to run Darlington Xfinity race

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 02:23:46 GMT)

    While still recovering from injuries sustained in a recent plane crash, Dale Earnhardt Jr. said he plans to compete in next weekend’s Xfinity Series race at Darlington.

    NASCAR America presents MotorMouths at 5 p.m. ET with David Hoots

    (Thu, 22 Aug 2019 01:53:21 GMT)

    Former NASCAR race director David Hoots joins Rutledge Wood and Dale Jarrett.

    NASCAR tweaks Triple Truck Challenge eligibility rules

    (Wed, 21 Aug 2019 18:07:24 GMT)

    NASCAR has removed the deadline requirement for both driver and teams to participate in the Triple Truck Challenge in 2020.

    European NASCAR star Loris Hezemans set for Xfinity Series debut

    (Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:28:11 GMT)

    Dutchman Loris Hezemans will join BJ McLeod Motorsports for his first career start in a NASCAR national series race.

    Dale Jr.: 'I plan on driving' Xfinity Series race at Darlington

    (Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:01:26 GMT)

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. tweeted Wednesday night that he still plans to compete in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Darlington Raceway next week as previously planned. Earnhardt Jr., his wife Amy, daughter Isla and dog Gus were involved in a frightening airplane crash last week while traveling to Bristol

    The other side of Alex Bowman - Part 8

    (Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:01:11 GMT)

    Over the course of this season on Motorsport.com, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Alex Bowman will occasionally share a first-person diary, giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at his life both on the track and off.

    Mario Andretti named honorary pace car driver for Bank of America Roval 400

    (Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:29:22 GMT)

    CONCORD, N.C. -- One of NASCAR's most highly anticipated weekends will feature arguably the greatest race car driver of all time leading the field to green on Sept. 29. Mario Andretti will serve as the honorary pace car driver for the Bank of America ROVAL™ 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Andretti

    Currey suspended for violating NASCAR's substance abuse policy

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:30:43 GMT)

    Bayley Currey has been indefinitely suspended by NASCAR for violating the sport's substance abuse policy.

    Penalty report from Bristol Motor Speedway

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 20:56:25 GMT)

    Three Cup crew chiefs were fined for unsecured lug nuts Saturday at Bristol.

    NASCAR Power Rankings: It's a Joe Gibbs Racing party at the top

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 18:07:37 GMT)

    With three drivers with four wins each, JGR has won half of the season's 24 races.

    Busch: We're getting our ass kicked by Joe Gibbs NASCAR team-mates

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:54:08 GMT)

    NASCAR Cup Series leader Kyle Busch feels his part of the Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota team is "getting our ass kicked right now" by his team-mates

    NASCAR cites three Monster Energy Series teams for lug-nut violations post-Bristol

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:30:47 GMT)

    NASCAR cited three teams in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for lug-nut violations after last weekend's action at Bristol Motor Speedway. Those teams were the No. 2 Team Penske Ford of Brad Keselowski, the No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet of Chase Elliott and the No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing

    College athletes selected to join NASCAR Drive for Diversity Pit Crew Development Program

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:37:10 GMT)

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- After thorough evaluation of athletes from universities across the country, NASCAR and Rev Racing have chosen seven participants to join the 2019-20 NASCAR Drive for Diversity Pit Crew Development Program. The former collegiate athletes were selected based on a fitness assessment

    Cain: Racing desire still burns within Sterling Marlin

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:08:56 GMT)

    Sterling Marlin officially joined Twitter in August 2018 -- a humble, low-key acknowledgement the retired two-time Daytona 500 winner was keeping up with the times even in retirement on his Tennessee farm. His social media debut caught many off guard, though. So one day after signing up, Marlin tweeted

    Kevin Harvick drives his No. 4 Ford Mustang to 39th-place finish at Bristol Motor Speedway

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:05:51 GMT)

    Kevin Harvick crossed the finish line 39th in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway Saturday. Denny Hamlin took the checkered flag in the race, with Matt DiBenedetto following in second, and Brad Keselowski placing third. Kyle Busch took fourth place, followed by Chase Elliott in

    Jimmie Johnson finishes 19th at Bristol Motor Speedway

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:05:45 GMT)

    Jimmie Johnson finished 19th in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday. Denny Hamlin brought home the win in the race, with Matt DiBenedetto following in second, and Brad Keselowski placing third. Kyle Busch brought home fourth place, followed by Chase Elliott to round

    Daniel Suarez finishes eighth at Bristol Motor Speedway

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:05:44 GMT)

    Daniel Suarez finished eighth in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday. It's Suarez's ninth top-10 finish of the season. Denny Hamlin came away with the victory in the race, with Matt DiBenedetto finishing second, and Brad Keselowski placing third. Kyle Busch

    Matt DiBenedetto drives his No. 95 Toyota Camry to second-place finish at Bristol Motor Speedway

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:05:42 GMT)

    Matt DiBenedetto crossed the finish line second in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday. It's DiBenedetto's third top-five finish of the season. Denny Hamlin finished out front in the race, with Brad Keselowski placing third. Kyle Busch brought home fourth place

    Ryan: Where could Matt DiBenedetto be heading next season in Cup?

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 01:51:19 GMT)

    A rundown of the 2020 landscape for Cup rides; also notes on the car used in Matt DiBenedetto's career-best finish; the agony of his crew chief; a pit stop change considered by NASCAR; private aviation and perception; death metal blues; crowd sizes.

    NASCAR America 6-7 p.m. ET on NBCSN: Recapping Hamlin’s Bristol win

    (Tue, 20 Aug 2019 00:08:12 GMT)

    Our three analysts break down Denny Hamlin's win at Bristol as well as other key storylines.

    Denny Hamlin hopes teams don’t shoot selves in feet with pit guns

    (Mon, 19 Aug 2019 23:00:34 GMT)

    Denny Hamlin continues his quest against the current system where NASCAR allocates pit guns to teams in a lottery system before races.

    NASCAR teams "idiots" if DiBenedetto doesn't get 2020 seat - Hamlin

    (Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:05:29 GMT)

    NASCAR Cup Series team owners would be "idiots" not to sign Matt DiBenedetto, according to Bristol winner Denny Hamlin - one of several frontrunners backing the axed Leavine Family racer

    Brad Keselowski's Darlington throwback honors Wallace's 1996 scheme

    (Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:02:16 GMT)

    The No. 2 Team Penske Ford Mustang of Brad Keselowski will honor Rusty Wallace's 1996 paint scheme for the Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway (Sept. 1, 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN/NBC Sports App, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). MORE: Buy Southern 500 tickets | Keselowski throwback gear Keselowski