What will matter in today's Cup race? Detailing analytics, trends and strategy, including the advantages created by Denny Hamlin and Chris Gabehart.
Posted: February 28, 2021, 11:00 am
Josh Shipplett, tire carrier for Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 11 Toyota and driver Denny Hamlin, will suit up for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway after a pit-road incident in Saturday’s Xfinity Series event. RELATED: Starting lineup | Xfinity Series results Hamlin leads the Cup Series standings and is set to start Sunday’s […]
Posted: February 28, 2021, 9:53 am
Myatt Snider became the latest NASCAR driver to score their first series win with his Xfinity victory at Miami. Will the streak continue in Sunday's Cup race?
Posted: February 28, 2021, 3:13 am
NASCAR disqualified Tyler Reddick's second-place car because it failed inspection after Saturday's Xfinity race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Posted: February 28, 2021, 1:52 am
Here is how the field finished behind first-time Xfinity winner Myatt Snider in Saturday's race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Posted: February 28, 2021, 1:12 am
Watch as Myatt Snider hangs on to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway over Tyler Reddick.
Posted: February 28, 2021, 12:30 am
Myatt Snider took the lead in the second overtime and went on to win the Xfinity race at Miami for his first career series win.
Posted: February 28, 2021, 12:24 am
Noah Gragson announced his intent to be assertive in a pre-race interview, saying it was “checkers or wreckers” Saturday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. With inside three laps left in the scheduled race distance and within reach of the former, the 22-year-old driver got the latter end of his either/or proposition. RELATED: Race results | Weekend schedule […]
Posted: February 27, 2021, 9:33 pm
NASCAR officials have disqualified the No. 23 Chevrolet of Tyler Reddick for failing post-race inspection after Saturday’s Xfinity Series event at Homestead-Miami Speedway. RELATED: Official results Reddick, a Cup Series regular, had driven the No. 23 to an apparent second-place result at the checkered flag in the Contender Boats 250. But his car failed the […]
Posted: February 27, 2021, 8:41 pm
Myatt Snider got his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory. Noah Gragson got another heartache at Homestead-Miami Speedway. With perfect execution from the inside lane on his second chance at an overtime restart, Snider held off charging Tyler Reddick to win Saturday‘s Contender Boats 250. RELATED: Official race results | Weekend schedule For his third straight […]
Posted: February 27, 2021, 7:27 pm
The following article is brought to you by BetMGM. After two straight races at Daytona, it‘s time to get back to the stock-car basics. Nothing will remedy it more than heading back to the bread-and-butter of NASCAR racing — a 1.5-mile track. The NASCAR betting odds are interesting. RELATED: NASCAR Bet Center | See the […]
Posted: February 27, 2021, 9:59 am
With the help of Buffalo Bills' Antonio Williams, Joe Graf Jr. will have a new sponsor on his car.
Posted: February 26, 2021, 8:55 pm
Kyle Larson will be among the ones to watch in Sunday's Cup race for how he runs so close to the wall at Miami.
Posted: February 26, 2021, 11:30 am
Welcome to NASCAR, Antonio Williams. The NFL running back released a video on Twitter late Thursday night that shares his backstory and reasons for partnering with Joe Graf Jr., driver of the No. 07 SS Green Light Racing Chevrolet in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Their relationship began before the 2021 season began in February, as […]
Posted: February 26, 2021, 10:30 am
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 26, 2021) — NASCAR announced today a multiyear partnership with DoorDash, the nation‘s leading last-mile logistics platform, that will designate it as the “Official On-Demand Delivery Platform of NASCAR.” The wide-ranging agreement will span across the sanctioning body and 11 NASCAR-owned facilities. Over the course of their partnership, DoorDash and NASCAR, […]
Posted: February 26, 2021, 10:00 am
The NASCAR Cup Series is heading to Miami! Join us this Sunday at 3:30 p.m. on FOX for the Dixie Vodka 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. NASCAR RaceDay pre-race action begins at 2 p.m. on FS1 before switching the coverage over to FOX at 3 p.m. Sunday‘s race is scheduled for 267 laps with Stage 1 […]
Posted: February 26, 2021, 8:51 am
SportsPulse: Denny Hamlin sat down with USA TODAY Sports to discuss his new partnership with Michael Jordan and how he realized the basketball legend is such a fan of NASCAR.
Posted: February 25, 2021, 10:35 pm
Chase Elliott, Brad Keselowski and Martin Truex Jr. are scheduled to participate in a Goodyear tire test at Circuit of the Americas.
Posted: February 25, 2021, 8:40 pm
Don’t be fooled: Steve Letarte has no intentions of returning atop the pit box full time. The only reason he agreed to do so this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway is that friends at Spire Motorsports asked for his help. Ryan Sparks, crew chief of Spire’s No. 7 entry in the Cup Series, will be sidelined […]
Posted: February 25, 2021, 4:32 pm
Denny Hamlin had a chance to make history in the 2021 Daytona 500. A victory in The Great American Race would have given the driver of the No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota an unprecedented three straight. Hamlin ran well, sweeping the first two stages, but he was in fifth place when a last-lap caution […]
Posted: February 25, 2021, 2:01 pm
CONCORD, N.C. — Continuing to build upon one of the most anticipated weeks of the 2021 NASCAR schedule, Speedway Motorsports announced EchoPark Automotive, Pit Boss® Grills and FEVO as the official entitlement partners for NASCAR‘s inaugural May 21-23 race events at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas. “The first-ever NASCAR at COTA race week is […]
Posted: February 25, 2021, 11:04 am
Michael McDowell and Christopher Bell have set an early tone for 2021. NASCAR‘s two winners so far are both first-time Victory Lane visitors in the Cup Series, and they just so happened to double-down in Florida at Daytona International Speedway (oval vs. road course). It marked the first time in the sport‘s modern era (1972-present) […]
Posted: February 25, 2021, 10:32 am
Riley Herbst finished fifth in the BrakeBest Brake Pads 159 At DAYTONA Presented by O‘Reilly at DAYTONA Road Course Friday. Herbst did not add any points to his season total as he has declared for the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Herbst started in 25th position and led one lap in the race. The fourth-year driver has […]
Posted: February 25, 2021, 8:23 am
Denny Hamlin is NASCAR's current points leader and locked in at Joe Gibbs Racing with a contract extension inked at the start of his 17th season with the organization. Hamlin slapped down a segment that dissected last weekend's wins by JGR drivers Ty Gibbs and Christopher Bell.
Posted: February 24, 2021, 10:26 pm
In the Bristol dirt race weekend, Cup and Truck Series teams will each have two practices and four heat races to set the field for their main events.
Posted: February 24, 2021, 9:20 pm
Bristol Motor Speedway will hold heat races Saturday and practices Friday as part of its NASCAR dirt-race weekend, the track announced Wednesday. On March 27, both the NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will conduct four, 15-lap heat races to determine the starting lineup for each main race. On March 26, both […]
Posted: February 24, 2021, 3:33 pm
Chris Windom will drive the No. 15 Rick Ware Racing Chevrolet in his NASCAR Cup debut on the dirt next month at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Posted: February 24, 2021, 3:16 pm
Steve Letarte to crew chief No. 7 Spire Motorsports team at Miami; COVID-19 protocols sideline Sparks
Steve Letarte will be back atop the pit box for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series Dixie Vodka 400 (3:30 p.m. ET on FOX, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), as he will call the shots for the No. 7 Spire Motorsports team and driver Corey LaJoie. Letarte will be the crew chief for Sunday’s race since Ryan Sparks […]
Posted: February 24, 2021, 1:07 pm
Denny Hamlin has won the Busch Pole Award for Sunday’s Dixie Vodka 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway (3:30 p.m. ET, FOX, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Hamlin, the NASCAR Cup Series points leader, will start his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota from the pole position with Joey Logano in the No. 22 Team Penske Ford sharing […]
Posted: February 24, 2021, 8:58 am
A sign at the entrance to Daytona International Speedway warned spectators the Confederate flag was not welcome on property. Its presence, NASCAR wrote, “runs contrary to our commitment to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment.” Pass through the tunnel and onto the sprawling grounds and not a single Confederate flag was flying over the campsites.
Posted: February 23, 2021, 10:25 pm
When longtime NASCAR fan favorite Marcos Ambrose decided to end his nearly 25-year racing career, he sought to get as far away from race cars and race tracks as he could. Boy, did he ever. Having left NASCAR after the 2014 season, Ambrose moved his family literally halfway around the world, roughly 10,000 miles away […]
Posted: February 23, 2021, 12:03 pm
There's a new No. 1 in this week's rankings after the Cup race at the Daytona International Speedway road course.
Posted: February 23, 2021, 12:00 pm
NASCAR penalizes car owner Chip Ganassi for violating the sanctioning body's COVID-19 guidelines at Daytona.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 10:47 pm
The NASCAR Cup Series race at the Daytona International Speedway road course renewed debate over local yellows and whether to use caution flags for rain showers.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 10:03 pm
With three months until the next NASCAR Cup road course event, will the series' top teams be able to surpass Chase Elliott?
Posted: February 22, 2021, 8:50 pm
NASCAR’s opening fortnight in Daytona produced a pair of fresh faces in Victory Lane in the short term, but also created intrigue and impact for the longer haul. Two first-time Cup Series winners also means two first-time playoff entrants, with Daytona 500 winner Michael McDowell and road-course tamer Christopher Bell securing early tickets for the […]
Posted: February 22, 2021, 2:02 pm
Christopher Bell scored his first Cup win Sunday on the Daytona road course, but he wasn't the only competitor to leave the track happy.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 12:00 pm
Said Christopher Bell of getting his first Cup win: 'It’s a dream come true. To win my first race at a road course, I didn’t expect that to happen.'
Posted: February 22, 2021, 4:27 am
Wrap-up of the races for all three top NASCAR series at Daytona International Speedway; this weekend on the Road Course. (AP)
Posted: February 22, 2021, 2:06 am
After being wrecked out of the lead on the final lap of the Daytona 500, another Daytona win for Joey Logano slipped through his fingers on the road course.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 1:29 am
Here is what drivers were talking about after Sunday's Cup race won by Christopher Bell on the Daytona road course.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 1:01 am
Christopher Bell passed Joey Logano for the lead with two laps to go Sunday and then drove away for the victory in the O'Reilly Auto Parts 253 NASCAR Cup Series race on the infield road course at Daytona International Speedway. The win marked the first Cup Series win for Bell, who was on newer tires than Logano at the end. The Joe Gibbs Racing was making his 38th Cup start, and according to Nascar.com, he became just the 15th Cup Series driver to capture his first win on a road course.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 12:51 am
Here are the results from Race No. 2 of the NASCAR Cup Series season, run Sunday on the Daytona road course.
Posted: February 21, 2021, 11:53 pm
Christopher Bell took the lead from Joey Logano late to win Sunday's Cup race on the Daytona road course.
Posted: February 21, 2021, 11:27 pm
FOX Sports NASCAR race announcer Mike Joy joins 'Fox & Friends Weekend' with the details.
Posted: February 21, 2021, 10:30 pm
Watch as Kurt Busch runs his No. 1 Chevrolet through the grass while leading at the Daytona Road Course.
Posted: February 21, 2021, 10:14 pm
For the first time in his NASCAR Cup Series career, crew chief Adam Stevens celebrated a race win with a driver other than Kyle Busch. Stevens helped sophomore Christopher Bell put the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota in Victory Lane on Sunday at Daytona International Speedway after Bell conquered the track’s road-course layout. The […]
Posted: February 21, 2021, 9:33 pm
Chase Elliott’s four-race win streak on Cup Series road courses ended with a thud after an eventful Sunday on Daytona International Speedway’s 3.61-mile circuit. RELATED: Official results Elliott spun with six laps remaining in the O’Reilly Auto Parts 253 in a close contest with Brad Keselowski and Denny Hamlin, dropping him out of the top […]
Posted: February 21, 2021, 6:52 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — For the second consecutive week, Daytona International Speedway crowned a first-time NASCAR Cup Series race winner. Joe Gibbs Racing driver Christopher Bell earned the honor Sunday on the track‘s road course, taking the lead from Joey Logano with two laps to go and pulling away to a comfortable 2.119-second victory over […]
Posted: February 21, 2021, 6:37 pm
Joe Gibbs celebrated his first NASCAR victory as a grandfather, watching from the pits as 18-year-old Ty Gibbs won his Xfinity Series debut Saturday on the road course at Daytona International Speedway.
Posted: February 21, 2021, 2:22 am
Here is how the field finished behind Ty Gibbs in Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity Series race on the Daytona International Speedway road course.
Posted: February 21, 2021, 1:47 am