Schildhouse Victorious in Monday Night Racing’s Season 4 Opener

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer After surviving the chaos that is superspeedway racing, David Schildhouse broke through to earn his first victory in the Monday Night Racing Rowdy Energy Pro Series. The Kligerman Sport Community Manager and driver bookended the Rowdy Energy 225 at the virtual Daytona International Speedway. Schildhouse led the first five laps […]

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Joey Gase takes the green flag to start the South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Photo by Jerry Jordan/Kickin' the Tires

UPDATE: Joey Gase Released From Hospital After Crash in South Point Casino 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

By Jerry Jordan, Editor LAS VEGAS – NASCAR driver Joey Gase was released from an area hospital after sustaining injuries in a scary crash at Las Vegas Motor Speedway when a wheel came off his No. 15 Rick Ware Racing Chevrolet. Please read below and thank you so much for the support. – Joey Gase […]

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Kyle Busch Finishes Third in Milestone 600th Cup Start at Las Vegas

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer When the checkered flag waved for the South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch earned a top-five finish in his 600th career NASCAR Cup Series start. Despite minor contact with the outside wall and debris, the driver of the No. 18 M&M’s Ethel M Toyota Camry ran […]

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NASCAR driver Kyle Larson is still leading the playoff points after a lackluster run at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Photo by Jerry Jordan/Kickin' the Tires

Kyle Larson Leaves Las Vegas Still Leading NASCAR’s Playoff Points

By Jerry Jordan, Editor LAS VEGAS – Despite getting caught up in a fuel mileage debacle during Stage 2 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Kyle Larson was able to maintain a 14-point lead in NASCAR’s Cup Series Playoffs heading into a wildcard race next weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. “We were on the crap end of […]

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Denny Hamlin Secures Spot in Round of 8 with Las Vegas Win

By Holly Cain – NASCAR Wire Service  LAS VEGAS – As he crossed the Las Vegas Motor Speedway finish line to claim the South Point 400 trophy, Denny Hamlin screamed into his team radio, “Viva Las Vegas.” And indeed, it was that kind of night for the perennial championship contender, who led a race-best 137 […]

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JR Motorsports rookie, Josh Berry, parks the No. 1 Pilot Travel Centers Chevrolet in victory lane at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the Alsco 301 NASCAR Xfinity Series race. Photo by Jerry Jordan/Kickin' the Tires

Josh Berry Steals Spotlight in Xfinity Series Playoff Opener 

By Holly Cain, NASCAR Wire Serice LAS VEGAS – Josh Berry seized opportunity and drove away from the competition Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Tabbed to substitute for injured JR Motorsports driver Michael Annett, the Tennessee late model champion Berry earned his second win of the NASCAR Xfinity Series season claiming an impressive […]

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A ‘Rodeo’ in the Bullring! ARCA Menards Series West at Las Vegas Race Recap

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net  Twenty-three cars on a 3/8-mile track, what’s it like? A crazy and muscular race!  What a beautiful if not hectic race, from start to finish there was a fight for each position during the seventh race of the season, the Star Nursery 150 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway Bullring. […]

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Christian Eckes Leads Historic 1-2-3-4 Finish for ThorSport Racing

By Holly Cain, NASCAR Wire Service For the second consecutive week, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series crowned a first-time winner. Christian Eckes, a 20-year old New York native, took the lead on a final restart with four laps remaining to claim his first trophy and lead a historic 1-2-3-4 finish for the ThorSport Racing […]

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