Blog

Almirola scores first top-10 of 2021 season at Richmond

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer After a miserable start to the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season, Aric Almirola finally scored a top-10 finish at Richmond Raceway. Prior to the Toyota Owners 400, the best finish for the Stewart-Haas Racing driver this season came at Phoenix Raceway. That day, Almirola’s No. 10 Ford Mustang took the […]

Continue Reading

Sebastien Bourdais Runs Solidly in Season Opener at Barber

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Sebastien Bourdais had a solid afternoon Sunday in Birmingham.  After starting 16th, Bourdais successfully made it through the first lap crash involving a good chunk of competitors including Josef Newgarden, Colton Herta, Ryan Hunter-Reay, among others. As many of the drivers failed to complete a lap, Bourdais was able to […]

Continue Reading

Alex Bowman steals Richmond win from dominant Hamlin

April 18, 2021  By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service An emotional Alex Bowman could only shake his head and give kudos to the crew of his No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet following a dramatic victory over Denny Hamlin Sunday in the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond Raceway. Bowman took the lead for the first time […]

Continue Reading

Alex Palou Holds Off Heavyweights To Take First Career Win in Barber Thriller

By IndyCar Media/Press Release BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Sunday, April 18, 2021) – When Alex Palou sits back and soaks in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst, he can take special satisfaction in knowing he took his first career NTT INDYCAR SERIES victory the old-school way. He earned it. Palou held off legends Will […]

Continue Reading

Martin Truex Jr. Overcomes Pit Penalty for Richmond Top 5

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer Starting from pole and leading 107 laps, Martin Truex Jr. looked to be the favorite to challenge teammate Denny Hamlin for the checkered flag late Sunday at Richmond Raceway. Going for a third win and second in a row in the 2021 season, Truex has been fast where it counts… […]

Continue Reading

John Hunter Nemechek leads KBM 1-2-4 finish at Richmond 

April 17, 2021  By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service John Hunter Nemechek earned his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win in the last four races and had to hold off his boss Kyle Busch to do so Saturday afternoon. Nemechek scored the victory by a slim .307-seconds over Busch in the ToyotaCare 250 at […]

Continue Reading

Chandler Smith earns his first top-five of 2021 season at Richmond

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Late-race pit strategy at Richmond Raceway handed Chandler Smith his first top-five finish of the 2021 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season. A caution with about 50 laps to go allowed for Smith, Matt Crafton and others to stay on track. They had pitted a couple cautions prior in the […]

Continue Reading

Boss Man Kyle Busch Finishes 2nd to Driver Nemechek in Richmond

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer For the fourth straight race in 2021, Kyle Busch Motorsports scored the win in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. This time, it occurred in Saturday’s Toyota Care 250 from Richmond Raceway. And for shockingly the third time in that span, it wasn’t Cup Series champion and team owner Kyle […]

Continue Reading