P.J. Pedroncelli – ‘From Zero to Hero’

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net *The title of the article is a nod to his dual career in the West Series. Zero for the first period where he wore the No. 0 and which was unsuccessful and Hero for the second period (the current) where he acquired the status of race winner and championship contender. A look […]

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Teams Practice Pit Stops of the Future at Next Gen Test

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer At the end of day two of an organizational test for the NASCAR Next Gen Cup Series car at Charlotte Motor Speedway, several teams practiced live pit stops with varying degrees of success. Among the teams that took part in the pit stop practice were GMS Racing, Hendrick Motorsports, Richard […]

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Kyle Larson continues dominance with Nashville win

June 20, 2021  By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Kyle Larson continued his streak of superiority Sunday afternoon winning the Ally 400 at Nashville Superspeedway – his third consecutive win, following three consecutive runner-up finishes. He hasn’t finished worse than second place in a NASCAR Cup Series race since May 2. It’s a high performance […]

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Bowman leads Hendrick Motorsports sweep of top four positions at Dover

May 16, 2021  By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Say this about Alex Bowman, the driver of the No. 48 Chevrolet has got his timing right. The Hendrick Motorsports driver took the lead off pit road following his final pit stop with 97 of 400 race laps remaining, held off the field on two more […]

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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 […]

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PHOTO GALLERY: A look at the 2021 Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway

By Jerry Jordan, Editor DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — There’s been a lot of action since the green flag fell for the 2021 Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway, with several of NASCAR’s stars battling alongside IMSA regulars in the only 24-hour sports car endurance race in the United States. Currently, the No. 48 Ally Racing […]

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Johnson caps off full-time Cup Series career with Phoenix top-five

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The 2020 Season Finale 500 at Phoenix Raceway capped off 19 full-time seasons for Jimmie Johnson in the NASCAR Cup Series. Prior to the start of the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, Johnson announced that he would step away from full-time competition. The Hendrick Motorsports driver earned 83 victories and […]

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Rain Postpones Cup Series Race at Texas Motor Speedway to Monday at 9 am CST

Jerry Jordan, Editor JUSTIN, TX – First, it was a heavy fog and mist that brought the NASCAR Cup Series race to a halt at Texas Motor Speedway on Lap 52, then a light rain set in. The combination was too much for NASCAR’s track drying team consisting of 10 Toyota Air Titans, a half-dozen […]

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Carvana to sponsor Jimmie Johnson in INDYCAR

Leading online auto retailer Carvana (NYSE: CVNA) announced today it will be the primary partner for 7-time NASCAR Cup Series (NCS) Champion Jimmie Johnson and Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) for the 2021 NTT INDYCAR SERIES racing season in the newly-formed Carvana Chip Ganassi Racing entry. Johnson co-holds the NCS record with Dale Earnhardt and Richard […]

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Weekend Preview: Texas Motor Speedway

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Kevin Harvick seeks fourth straight victory in Texas Playoff race Success tends to breed success in NASCAR Cup Series Playoff races at Texas Motor Speedway. From 2012 through 2015, seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson dominated the fall race at the 1.5-mile track, winning four straight Playoff events there. Kevin Harvick […]

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