It rarely works out, whether it’s NASCAR or the NCAA basketball tournament, that the four best teams reach the final four.
Remember back in January when there was major concern in the Ford camp that their teams would be at a disadvantage with this the last year of the Focus model in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series?
FORT WORTH, Texas — Kevin Harvick gave the checkered flag to a young fan he brought onto the track to take a selfie — one with the winning driver and car that will have a shot at another NASCAR championship.
Joey Logano earned a shot at a NASCAR title by using an old fashioned bump-and-run on Martin Truex Jr. to win at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday.
Ally Financial will partner with Hendrick Motorsports to back the seven-time NASCAR champion in 2019-2020, replacing departing primary sponsor Lowe’s.
Chase Elliott won at Kansas Speedway on Sunday for his second victory in NASCAR playoff three races, cementing himself as a title threat late in a season in which mighty Hendrick Motorsports has lagged.
Aric Almirola capped an absolute Stewart-Haas Racing rout at Talladega Superspeedway with an overtime victory that earned him an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR’s playoffs.
After a pair of late wrecks jumbled the field, Chase Elliott pulled away to win in overtime Sunday at Dover International Speedway for an automatic berth into the next round of NASCAR’s playoffs.
Jimmie Johnson saw an opportunity to snap a 58-race losing streak and went for it. It cost him a shot at an eighth NASCAR championship and allowed Ryan Blaney to steal a surprise victory on Sunday.
Also in this week’s Racing Notes, Nick Saban added fuel to the fire concerning rumors about the next Battle at Bristol football game involving Alabama and NASCAR drivers are bracing to take on the Charlotte roval.
With another huge performance in his late-season surge, Brad Keselowski finished up front again — and he’s got NASCAR’s “Big 3” looking over their shoulders.
Brad Keselowski snatched victory from Denny Hamlin in the final laps of the Brickyard 400 on Monday to give Roger Penske a sweep this year at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Persistent rain washed out the Brickyard 400 and delayed the conclusion of NASCAR’s regular season.
Citing a lack of funding to remain competitive, Furniture Row Racing announced Tuesday it will close its doors at the end of the season.
Brad Keselowski provided perhaps the biggest throwback at the Southern 500: giving Team Penske its first victory at Darlington Raceway in 43 years.