The Mighty Vulcan Trophy and Horseshoe Wreath Await Sundays Cup Series Playoff Race Winner

Talladega Superspeedway will once again present the winner of Sunday‘s YellaWood 500 with the colorful, horseshoe-shaped winner‘s wreath, along with the unique Vulcan Trophy in Ruoff Victory Lane. The red, white and blue floral wreath was one of the first-ever traditions of the 2.66-mile historic track. It was presented to the victor of the inaugural […]

Transcripts: Ben Kennedy – NXS/NCWTS 2022 Schedule Press Conference

An Interview with:  Ben Kennedy THE MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everybody. Thanks for joining us today to discuss the 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series and Camping World Truck Series schedules. We’re joined by Ben Kennedy, NASCAR senior vice president of strategy and innovation. Ben, to get us started, top line, some of the new highlights of the […]

NASCAR Xfinity Series visits Portland International Raceway in 2022

The thrills of NASCAR Xfinity Series racing will stop at Portland International Raceway (PIR) on Saturday, June 4, 2022, bringing millions of dollars of economic impact. NASCAR and Green Savoree Racing Promotions officials jointly announced the race today along with representatives from the City of Portland, Travel Portland, and Sport Oregon. “We are privileged and […]

NASCAR Announces 2022 Xfinity & Truck Series Schedules

NASCAR today announced the 2022 schedules for both the NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, slates that feature exciting — and significant — adjustments for race fans. For the first time since 2000, a NASCAR national series will return to the twists and turns of Portland International Raceway when the Xfinity Series […]

Jonathan Hassler named crew chief for Ryan Blaney in 2022

Team Penske announced their 2022 Cup Series crew chief lineup on Wednesday morning. Paul Wolfe will remain with #22-Joey Logano. Jeremy Bullins will stay with the #2 team and new driver Austin Cindric. Jonathan Hassler will move from the #21 team of Wood Brothers Racing to become the crew chief for #12-Ryan Blaney.  Hassler replaces […]

Special U.S. Air Force scheme for Erik Jones at Talladega

Erik joins will run a U.S. Air Force Special Warface paint scheme in the YellaWood 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday. Air Force Special Warfare (AFSPECWAR) comprises ground combat forces that specialize in airpower application in hostile, denied and politically sensitive environments. AFSPECWAR enlisted specialties include Combat Control, Pararescue, Special Reconnaissance […]

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the YellaWood 500

Below is a look at the NASCAR Cup Series Playoff contenders‘ statistical performances at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama, going into the YellaWood 500 on October 3 at 2 p.m. ET on NBC, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio (Channel 90). NASCAR Cup Series Driver Playoffs Outlook Following Race No. 30RankDriverPointsRace WinsStage WinsPlayoff PtsPts From Cutoff1Denny […]

Powered by Adrenaline, Matt Jaskol Won’t Give Up on Racing Dream

By Dustin Albino Matt Jaskol might never admit to being an adrenaline junkie. But he fulfills the definition.  At the age of 5, Jaskol started racing in motocross, chasing the dream of being a competitive racer. Just this past weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, he jumped out of a helicopter from 5,000 feet above […]

Special scheme for Alex Bowman at the Charlotte ROVAL

Alex Bowman will run a special Ally/Charlotte FC paint scheme at the Charlotte ROVAL on October 10. Ally, which is a founding and lead partner of Charlotte FC — will share the paint scheme with the expansion MLS franchise that makes its debut in 2022. Andrea Brimmer, Ally chief marketing and public relations officer said […]

HYTE joins Drew Dollar for Talladega, Corey Heim at Martinsville

Drew Dollar will make his seventh career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series start behind the wheel of the No. 51 Tundra in Saturday‘s 94-lap event at Talladega Superspeedway as part of an eight-race schedule with Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) in 2021. It will be Dollar‘s first career start in the Truck Series at Talladega, but […]