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NTSB puts blame on pilots in 2019 crash of plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. and family

By Jerry Jordan, Editor A final report from investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board determined “pilot error” led to the fiery plane crash involving Dale Earnhardt Jr, his wife, Amy, their daughter, Isla, and the family dog, Gus, on August 15, 2019, as he headed to Bristol Motor Speedway. >Story Continues Below< According to […]

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COLUMN: Dedicated NASCAR fans may be an underappreciated bunch

By Jerry Jordan, Editor LOUDON, N.H. – Being a NASCAR fan is a hard – especially during a global pandemic that has led to seemingly ever-changing government regulations, attendance restrictions and criticism from the “Karens” of the world pointing fingers because they believe gathering for a sporting event is a social distancing failure that will […]

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Alex Labbé Seeking to Run Full Xfinity Season with DGM Racing in 2021

Alex Labbé will return to the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2021 with DGM Racing. The St. Albert, Quebec-native returns to the Xfinity Series for his sixth season. Labbé will attempt to run his third full-time season and seeks to make the NASCAR Xfinity Series playoffs for the first time in his career. “I’m excited to […]

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Ty Gibbs Racing Full-Time in ARCA Menards Series in 2021; Making Xfinity Series Debut on Daytona Road Course

Ty Gibbs will compete in his first full-time ARCA Menards Series season in 2021. Gibbs will also compete for the Sioux Chief Showdown Series championship after finishing second in the standings last year to Sam Mayer. Mark McFarland will return to the crew chief role for Gibbs in 2021 after a successful 2020 campaign. “I’m […]

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Ryan Vargas returns to run full-time with JD Motorsports in 2021

By Matt Courson, Staff Writer Ryan Vargas will once again pilot the No. 6 Chevrolet for JD Motorsports with Gary Keller in 2021, but this time it will be on a full-time basis. Vargas has been competing on a part-time basis with the team over the last two years, recording 12 starts. The NASCAR Next […]

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eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series to return in 2021

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series will return in 2021 after filling the gap during the COVID-19 shutdown last year. Created for entertainment, NASCAR and iRacing collaborated to put drivers from the NASCAR Cup Series in simulated races. The races were broadcast on Fox Sports. The partnership saw record-breaking viewership […]

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Bubba Wallace wins 2020 NMPA Pocono Spirit Award

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Following a tumultuous 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, Bubba Wallace has been recognized as the winner of the 2020 NMPA Pocono Spirit Award. The National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) recognized Wallace for his advocacy in making NASCAR more diverse and inclusive. Following the killing of Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd […]

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Timothy Peters to drive for Rackley W.A.R.

Centerville, Tenn. (January 25, 2021)—Rackley W.A.R., co-owned by Willie Allen and Curtis Sutton, announced today that their newly-formed team will field the No. 25 Chevrolet Silverado in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) with driver Timothy Peters. The team will begin full-time series competition at the Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway. “It has always been […]

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Jordan Anderson to campaign for Xfinity rookie honors

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Jordan Anderson nearly pulled off the upset in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Daytona International Speedway last year. Now he will move up to the Xfinity Series full-time. Anderson and his Jordan Anderson Racing (JAR) team will field the No. 31 Bommarito Automotive Group Chevrolet Camaro SS in […]

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Cooper Webb makes a last lap pass on Ken Roczen to win Houston 3. Photo courtesy of Jerry Jordan / Kickin' the Tires.

With Help from Lapped Traffic, Cooper Webb Completes Last Lap Pass to Win Houston 3

By Justin Schuoler, Staff Writer Cooper Webb was able to use lapped traffic to his advantage and get by Ken Roczen on the final lap to win Houston 3 at NRG Stadium in the 450SX 2021 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season. “It was a close race the whole time and Kenny [Roczen] rode a solid […]

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Jacob Seelman, a writer who is more than meets the eye

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The contributions one makes for the sport that they love can be measured by their connections, friends they make, the jobs they work, and their dedication to the sport. That is a brief description for motorsports journalist Jacob Seelman. Seelman is more than simply a racing reporter. He works announcing […]

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Tim Richmond and Alex Clubb Form New Team Ahead of 2021 ARCA Menards Series Season

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Tim Richmond and Alex Clubb have teamed together to form Richmond Clubb Motorsports and will field cars in the entire 2021 ARCA Menards Series season. Richmond will run 13 races for the organization while Clubb will run eight other races. They will share a car the entire season with the […]

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