Keselowski, the Latest in the NASCAR Ownership Youth Movement

Featured Photo Credit: Photo by Lewis Franck special to kickinthetires.net By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Brad Keselowski becoming a driver-owner at Roush Fenway Racing marks the latest move in a youth movement that has developed in NASCAR’s ownership ranks. The Rochester Hills, MI native will drive the No. 6 Ford Mustang in addition to his […]

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Bubba Wallace Scores First Top 5 with 23XI

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer Bubba Wallace finally scored that first top-10 finish for first-year 23XI Racing team Sunday at Pocono Raceway. Following a 10-lap shake-up of leaders running dry on fuel, Wallace’s fuel-saving strategy kept him on track and up to speed. After William Byron and team owner Denny Hamlin ran dry, Wallace jumped […]

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NASCAR’s Steve Phelps on progress with diversity, overcoming the pandemic and racing’s future

By Jerry Jordan, Editor DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – As the 2021 NASCAR season officially gets underway, NASCAR President Steve Phelps explained the most important issues facing professional stockcar racing this year and how the sport has not only embraced racial diversity, its position is helping the sport thrive more than ever. Plus, the approach taken […]

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Bubba Wallace aims to continue Cup Series growth in 2021

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Although the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season has the hallmarks of being a career year for Bubba Wallace, the 23XI Racing driver is keeping his expectations modest. Wallace is entering the fourth full season of Cup Series competition in 2021. During the off-season he moved from Richard Petty Motorsports to […]

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Bubba Wallace wins 2020 NMPA Pocono Spirit Award

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Following a tumultuous 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, Bubba Wallace has been recognized as the winner of the 2020 NMPA Pocono Spirit Award. The National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) recognized Wallace for his advocacy in making NASCAR more diverse and inclusive. Following the killing of Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd […]

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Denny Hamlin and Michael Jordan name Bubba Wallace as driver for new team

By Jerry Jordan, Editor It wasn’t a huge surprise when the press release came Monday night that NASCAR superstar, Denny Hamlin, and NBA phenom, Michael Jordan, had teamed up to field a single-car team with Bubba Wallace behind the wheel but the news – now official – will definitely reverberate throughout the sports world. For […]

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