NASCAR’s most popular driver is calling the Confederate flag ‘offensive to an entire race’ while voicing his support for it being removed from the grounds of the South Carolina state capitol.
The package will include a reduced spoiler height, a wider splitter extension and tires with more grip. The track will open July 8 for teams to setup their cars with the new rules.
American Pharoah joined the exclusive club of Triple Crown winners Sir Barton (1919), Gallant Fox (1930), Omaha (1935), War Admiral (1937), Whirlaway (1941), Count Fleet (1943), Assault (1946), Citation (1948), Secretariat (1973), Seattle Slew (1977) and Affirmed.
Trevor Bayne was fined $20,000 and placed on probation for the rest of the year for walking across the racing surface on Sunday.
American Pharoah has been made the early 3-5 favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing’s first Triple Crown winner in 37 years
Denny Hamlin turned a lap of 160.121 mph Friday at Dover International Speedway to win his first pole of the season.
Carl Edwards spoke with NASCAR president Mike Helton on Friday about the finish of last week’s race at Talladega, which ended under green despite a massive wreck.
NASCAR’s final appeals officer has upheld penalties levied against Richard Childress Racing for intentionally manipulating Ryan Newman’s tires in March.
David Ragan will move to Michael Waltrip Racing next week and finish the season as the replacement driver for Brian Vickers.
Michael Waltrip will drive the No. 55 Toyota in next week’s race at Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama.
NASCAR is back this Saturday with the Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. It’s the season’s first night race and first trip to the Lone Star State.
Three more race tracks have announced safety modifications that were determined necessary following Kyle Busch’s serious accident at Daytona.