Friday, August 14, 2020

News in NASCAR

Austin Cindric has high confidence in continuing hot streak to Daytona road course

Columbia Sportswear signs on as sponsor for Bubba Wallace, RPM

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer NASCAR Cup Series driver Bubba Wallace has partnered with Columbia Sportswear to be their newest brand ambassador. New Partner The agreement will also have Columbia as a primary sponsor of the Richard Petty Motorsports No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE in the Drydene 311 at Dover International Speedway on August […]

Acronis and Hendrick Motorsports forge relationship through 2023

Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, has joined 12-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports to form a multi-year marketing and technology relationship that will run through June 2023. In 2020, Acronis will be featured as a three-race primary partner of the No. 88 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE driven by Alex Bowman. The car […]

Guaranteed Rate extends partnership with Ryan Newman and Roush Fenway Racing

Roush Fenway Racing has announced that Guaranteed Rate has signed on as a major partner with Ryan Newman and the No. 6 Ford Mustang. Guaranteed Rate made its debut with Roush Fenway Racing two weeks ago in Loudon and will be featured on the car this weekend at the debut of the Daytona International Speedway road course. In addition, […]

Almirola scores Michigan top-10 despite miscommunication

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer A miscommunication ultimately ended up as a net gain for Aric Almirola in the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Miscommunication Almirola went to a back-up car between the two races at the 2.0-mile Michigan track. The back-up No. 10 Smithfield Hometown Originals Ford Mustang has a different list […]

Denny Hamlin comes up short of Harvick for Michigan Win

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer Sunday’s Consumers Energy 400 from Michigan International Speedway ended with yet another one-on-one battle between Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin for the race win. The two lead dogs for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series championship inched in on one another during the final __-lap run to the end, with Hamlin […]

Features Only From Kickin' the Tires

OPINION: Christopher Bell expected to the No. 20 and Erik Jones out is no surprise

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer When it was confirmed on Thursday that Erik Jones would indeed be departing the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota following the 2020 season, some were surprised. I wasn’t. It’s expected that Christopher Bell will take over the No. 20 Toyota in 2021, and if you think that’s a surprise, […]

OPINION: It’s hard to bet against Harvick at Loudon

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer As the NASCAR Cup Series heads to New Hampshire Motor Speedway for Sunday’s Foxwoods Resort Casino 301, it’s hard to bet against Kevin Harvick. Okay, it’s hard to bet against Harvick in any aspect in 2020. More so, it’s especially hard with the kind of  season the 2014 Champion is […]