Kyle Weatherman to debut new helmet donated by Rich Mar Florist at Bristol

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Kyle Weatherman will sport a new helmet on Friday evening at Bristol Motor Speedway. The new helmet designed by North Carolina’s own Off Axis and generously donated by Rich Mar Florist will see Weatherman driving in style. Back in August, Weatherman coming off a 17th place […]

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County says ‘public review’ may not be needed for NASCAR’s big conversion of Auto Club Speedway

By Jerry Jordan, Editor Plans by NASCAR to redesign Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Ca. are in possession of the Planning Commission of San Bernardino County for Land Use Services, which will now determine whether conversion of the two-mile oval into a half-mile short track must go before the public for an approval hearing – […]

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Third Annual Podium eSports Daytona 500 to be run Feb. 7, 2021

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The third annual Podium eSports Daytona 500 on iRacing returns on Feb. 7, 2021. Podium eSports Daytona 500 Podium eSports, the broadcast company and Twitch streaming channel will once again host one of the largest independently promoted events on iRacing. Over 175 iRacers have attempted to qualify for the 43-car […]

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NASCAR’s Steve Phelps looks ahead as sport’s return gave guidance to others following lockdown

By Jerry Jordan, Editor Calling 2020 an “extraordinary, unprecedented year for our sport,” NASCAR President Steve Phelps told a group of media this past week he is “proud of how our industry has come together as one.” He proclaimed that past criticisms of the sport regarding its inability to get along and play well within […]

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‘The Bull’ Brennan Poole throwing back at Darlington to ‘The Rooster’

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer NASCAR Cup Series driver Brennan Poole will head into throwback weekend at Darlington Raceway with a scheme paying homage to two racing legends. It was in the 1980s that Bud Moore signed a young Ricky Rudd. Rudd known for his hard charging, tough mentality and scrappiness was nicknamed ‘The Rooster’. […]

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Bubba Wallace Nabs Top 5 in Late Daytona Comeback

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer Bubba Wallace sent shock waves through the Florida property when he sent his No. 43 Chevrolet three-wide for the lead with seven laps to go. And though an accident sparked just seconds later, Wallace wasn’t down and out just yet. While going for the lead in dramatic fashion, Wallace’s Richard […]

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DiBenedetto in, Johnson out of Playoffs Following Byron Victory

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer For the three drivers on the playoff bubble, the pressure couldn’t have been much higher in the final laps of Saturday’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Multiple late restarts, two Big Ones and only handfuls of points to spare. What else can you expect from a regular season […]

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Brendan’s ‘Not Gaughan Yet,’ finishes eighth in final Daytona race

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer As part of his ‘Not Gaughan Yet Tour,’ Brendan Gaughan scored a top-10 finish in his final NASCAR Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway. With the chaotic nature of superspeedway racing, Gaughan’s No. 62 South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE ran in the back of the […]

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Steve Phelps Comments on Inclusivity in NASCAR Ahead of Regular Season Finale

By: Zach Catanzareti Shortly before the running of Saturday night’s Coke Zero Sugar 400 from Daytona International Speedway, NASCAR president Steve Phelps joined NBC Sports to speak about the current efforts to stay inclusive in what has been a year of social change across the country. “The sports world, we saw some things that are […]

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