Kyle Larson wins wild NASCAR Cup elimination race at Bristo

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service BRISTOL, Tenn. – Kyle Larson celebrated victory in Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops Night Race with a burnout on the frontstretch at Bristol Motor Speedway, as tempers flared between Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott on pit road. With an assist from Elliott, who took Harvick’s line at the .533-mile concrete […]

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Larson Clinches Spot in Round of 12 with Richmond Top-10

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Despite a pre-race penalty, Kyle Larson climbed through the field and clinched a spot in the Round of 12 for the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs. At the start of the Federated Auto Parts 400 Salute to First Responders, Larson dropped to the rear of the field. His No. 5 HendrickCars.com […]

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Truex Overcomes Adversity to Earn Top-Five at Darlington

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer DARLINGTON, S.C. – A loose wheel and a pit road speeding penalty couldn’t stop Martin Truex Jr. from scoring a top-five finish in the Cook Out Southern 500. In Stage 2 at Darlington Raceway, Truex pitted with a loose wheel. An untimely debris caution trapped the No. 19 Bass Pro […]

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Blaney takes the victory, Reddick clinches Playoff spot and Larson wins Regular Season Championship at Daytona

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –  The Coke Zero Sugar 400 NASCAR Cup Series’ regular season finale at Daytona International Speedway unfolded as billed with dramatic action all Saturday night that included 45 lead changes, a 14-minute Red Flag period and a wild final lap of overtime to decide the championship […]

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Ryan Blaney puts Ford back in Victory Lane at Michigan

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Ryan Blaney took the lead on a restart with eight laps remaining and skillfully held off a frantic field to earn the victory Sunday in the FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway in the penultimate race of the NASCAR Cup Series regular season. Those eight laps out front […]

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AJ Allmendinger wins wild NASCAR Cup race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service INDIANAPOLIS – The first NASCAR Cup Series road course race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway was full of drama – for A.J. Allmendinger, who led only the last two laps of overtime to secure his second career NASCAR Cup Series victory Sunday, and for those who fell short of the […]

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Denny Hamlin’s Regular-Season Championship Now in Hot Water

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer The difference a summer stretch can make. In the battle for the 2021 regular-season championship — a title given to the point leader at the end of the regular season’s 26th and final race — it couldn’t be any closer with just three races left to run. For Denny Hamlin, […]

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Kyle Larson Returns to Winning Ways at Watkins Glen

By Holly Cain, NASCAR Wire Service Kyle Larson had to navigate lapped traffic in the closing laps and hold off his hard-charging Hendrick Motorsports teammate Chase Elliott – the track’s most prolific winner of late – to earn the victory in Sunday’s Go Bowling at the Glen. But the 28-year old Californian Larson has been […]

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