NASCAR Articles

Funny Fantasy NASCAR Names
The 2016 NASCAR season is about to crank up with the 58th running of the Daytona 500 less than three weeks away. That also means it is about time to start registering for your favorite 2016 fantasy NASCAR league. We have come up with 60 funny,...
Rob McVey
8 months ago
Sprint Cup Series
The 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) kicks off during Daytona Speedweeks on Feb. 13 with The Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway. The Daytona 500, NASCAR’s equivalent to the Super Bowl, will take place the following...
Rob McVey
8 months ago
2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series Schedule
The 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) kicks off Feb. 20 at Daytona International Speedway and winds down on Nov. 19 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Below is a look at the entire NASCAR XFINITY Series schedule for 2016,...
Rob McVey
8 months ago
2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Schedule
The 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (CWTS) kicks off Feb. 19 at Daytona International Speedway and winds down on Nov. 18 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Below is a look at the entire NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule for...
Rob McVey
8 months ago
The 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup season is just around the corner. And after watching Kyle Busch return from a serious injury to win his first Sprint Cup title in dramatic fashion, fans can't wait for the green flag to drop on a new season. The 14th...
Athlon Sports
8 months ago
Joey Logano
The start of the NASCAR season is only weeks away with the Daytona 500 fast approaching on Feb. 21. Everything you need to prepare for the 2016 autoracing season is available in Athlon Sports’ Racing Preview, available on newsstands...
Athlon Sports
8 months ago
Kyle Busch watched February’s Daytona 500 from a hospital bed. He left Homestead-Miami in November a Sprint Cup champion. That reality will be hard for some fans to accept, a broken leg and a broken foot making Busch the first...
Tom Bowles
10 months ago
It seems appropriate after a fall filled with controversial, confusing calls NASCAR’s penultimate race at Phoenix stumbled through all of Sunday. Mother Nature literally rained on its parade, turning a “defining moment” in...
Tom Bowles
10 months ago
Someone better figure out where to hide the Sprint Cup championship trophy. The second year of NASCAR’s new Chase continues to be characterized by its own type of Ponzi scheme: first-degree theft. Left and right, the last three weeks...
Tom Bowles
10 months ago
Joey Logano, NASCAR’s youngest title contender at 25 years old is entering his prime. Earning a season-high six victories this year, he was on the verge of a seventh at Martinsville, a fourth straight triumph that would propel him to the...
Tom Bowles
11 months ago
Farce (n). A light, humorous play in which the plot depends upon a skillfully exploited situation rather than upon the development of character.  Sport (n). An athletic activity requiring skill or physical prowess and often of a competitive...
Tom Bowles
11 months ago
Matt Kenseth and Joey Logano are total opposites. One’s a 43-year-old NASCAR champion, lover of sarcasm, Metallica concerts and is decidedly “old school.” The other is a 25-year-old rising star, one of the few success stories of...
Tom Bowles
11 months ago
Joey Logano 2015 Bank of America 500 Charlotte Motor Speedway winner
For much of this season, Joey Logano has functioned as a forgotten title contender. Clinching his spot early by winning NASCAR’s Super Bowl, the Daytona 500 in February, he had the next seven months to “wait around” for the...
Tom Bowles
11 months ago
Two middle-aged men will turn 40 by the end of the year, still in the midst of their NASCAR prime in a sport that rewards age and experience. Two drivers, who have combined for seven wins this season between them along with 2,500 laps led....
Tom Bowles
11 months ago
Sports, even for the best of athletes comes with a cruel final chapter. A corporate vice president can choose when to end their career; if they’re lucky, it’s at a ripe old age where they can retire into the sunset, gray-haired and with...
Tom Bowles
12 months ago
Denny Hamlin 2015 MyAFibRisk.com 400 winner Chicagoland Speedway Chase for the Sprint Cup
This article will get published hours before NFL "Thursday Night Football" kicks off. It’s no secret the gridiron dominates the sporting landscape these days, making NASCAR borderline irrelevant during the fall even during its 10-...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
Richmond International Raceway used to produce “must-see” NASCAR events every time out. One part short track, one part intermediate its unique three-quarter mile layout produced the perfect balance of side-by-side racing and fender-...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
The name Justin Wilson has made NASCAR, Bristol, the Chase, all of stock car competition irrelevant these past few days during a time when everyone involved with racing is in mourning. During lap 179 of Sunday’s 200-lap IndyCar race at Pocono...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
The best thing possible happened to NASCAR’s high-drag, highly destructive to competition package this week. As of Wednesday afternoon, nobody officially cares anymore. The past 24 hours has been an onslaught of news, from Danica Patrick...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
News from NASCAR’s second straight fuel mileage finish took a backseat Monday as one of the sport’s kindest, most well known spokesmen saw his battle with lung cancer hit the start/finish line. Buddy Baker, 74, passed away Monday just a...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
Matt Kenseth No. 20 Windows 10 400 Pocono Raceway
Try this scenario on for size. You’re at the office Monday when a co-worker stops you and asks what you did over the weekend. You mention you watched the NASCAR race at Pocono. Your co-worker, not well versed in the world of stock car racing...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
Kyle Busch No. 18 Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
So much talk this week will surround Kyle Busch’s push toward the Chase. Scoring his third win in four races Sunday, taking NASCAR’s Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
Kyle Busch No. 18 5-Hour Energy 301 New Hampshire Speedway
The weirdest thing happened on Sunday at New Hampshire, one of the slickest tracks on the NASCAR circuit. On a day with blistering heat, drivers struggling to maintain traction on the 1.017-mile oval, there was a total of two spins (Paul Menard and...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
Kyle Busch No. 18 Quaker State 400 Kentucky Speedway
It’s amazing what people focus on in a 2015 world marked by 140-character Tweets, five-second Snapchats and zero attention span. Despite a weekend of great Kentucky racing, producing a rules package that holds promise, the largest headline...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago
Austin Dillon No. 3 Daytona Coke Zero 400
Racing is a risky sport. No matter the size of the SAFER Barrier, the helmet on your head or the strength of the roll cage, safety can only go so far when you’re hitting speeds of 200 miles an hour down the straightaway. It’s been 14...
Tom Bowles
1 year ago

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