NASCAR Articles

By most accounts, one of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ marquee events is scheduled to go off this weekend. But as the sport descends on Indianapolis, site of the 24th annual Brickyard 400, the sport can’t stop talking about one...
Tom Bowles
4 days ago
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400 this Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Your latest daily fantasy NASCAR showdown sees cars hit the track on Saturday at 9 a.m. for first...
Tom Bowles
5 days ago
We’re halfway through the 36-race Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. As we head to New Hampshire this weekend, just eight events remain before the 10-race playoff that will decide who is the 2017 series champion.   Who’s on...
Tom Bowles
1 week ago
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series now heads to New England for the Overton's 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway this Sunday at 3 p.m. ET.   Here are eight drivers to look out for while setting your DraftKings lineup, courtesy of...
Tom Bowles
1 week ago
In other sports outside of racing, the word “new” generally means excitement. New stadiums are explored by fans, many of whom were tired of smaller seats and bad traffic to get to the old one. New players acquired through free agency or...
Tom Bowles
2 weeks ago
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Kentucky Speedway for the Quaker State 400 presented by Advance Auto Parts this Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. In your latest daily fantasy NASCAR weekend, cars hit the track Friday morning or first...
Tom Bowles
2 weeks ago
It was July 2001 and Dale Earnhardt Jr. was still grieving. Five months earlier, the loss of his father at Daytona had captivated a nation while throwing the sport of stock car racing into chaos. NASCAR’s most marketable name, Dale Earnhardt...
Tom Bowles
3 weeks ago
The daily fantasy NASCAR train is heading down south to Daytona this week. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is at Daytona International Speedway for the Coke Zero 400 this Saturday night at 7 p.m. ET.   Here are nine drivers to look...
Tom Bowles
3 weeks ago
Kasey Kahne. Martin Truex Jr. Carl Edwards.   Sonoma Raceway, NASCAR’s first right-turn racetrack this season, has produced a number of surprising faces in Victory Lane on a road course. Kahne, known for his intermediate track success...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to California’s Sonoma Raceway for the Toyota Save Mart 350 Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m. ET. It's the first of two road course races this season, a new curveball for your daily fantasy lineup....
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Chase Elliott, last year’s Rookie of the Year, was poised for a breakout season. Winning the pole for this year’s Daytona 500, he led 39 laps and was a favorite to win before fading to 14th place. Earning eight straight top 15s to start...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Michigan International Speedway for the FireKeepers Casino 400 on Father's Day at 3 p.m. ET. Your daily fantasy NASCAR team will now be faced with the prospect of conquering this two-mile oval that...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
Do Richard Petty, Darrell Waltrip and Dale Jr. get together with Owen Wilson and the rest of the cast to record their roles in the Cars movie franchise?   With Cars 3 in theaters on June 16, we caught up with the voice of “Darrell...
Nathan Rush
1 month ago
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is running out of time.   Not only is NASCAR’s Most Popular Driver on the verge of ending his career, Earnhardt’s playoff position grows weaker by the day. Halfway through the regular season, he’s a full...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
DraftKings daily fantasy NASCAR turns toward the Tricky Triangle in northeast Pennsylvania this weekend. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Pocono Raceway for the Axalta presents the 400 this Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m. Cars hit the track...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
A giant statue of Miles the Monster adorns the outside of Dover International Speedway. It’s a tribute to a nickname for this NASCAR racetrack that once treated half the field like lunch meat due to its tricky concrete surface.   Ten...
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Dover International Speedway for the AAA 400 Drive for Autism Sunday at 1 p.m. ET. Cars will be on the track Friday morning for practice; Coors Light Pole Qualifying follows that afternoon....
Tom Bowles
1 month ago
NASCAR may have been born in Daytona Beach, the result of a smoke-filled hotel in December 1947 but North Carolina is now its grown-up home base. Ninety percent of Cup Series teams make their home there, most with race shops just outside the...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
This week's daily fantasy tackles the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series as they head to Charlotte Motor Speedway. One of the sport's crown jewels, the Coca-Cola 600, will run Sunday night at 6 p.m. Cars hit the track on Thursday at 2 p.m....
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Schedule
The 2017 NASCAR season is going full speed, but fans and drivers alike are able to look ahead, thanks to a recently released 2018 NASCAR schedule. Long-time fans may notice that some races aren’t on their usual weekends, the most notable...
Ryan Nixon
2 months ago
Twenty-five years. It’s hard to believe it’s been that long since I was a wide-eyed 11-year-old, watching the last lap of the most famous All-Star Race in NASCAR history unfold on television.     It was then the race...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
Team Penske has been the NASCAR’s best team to start the 2017 season. The two-car outfit has seen Brad Keselowski win twice, Joey Logano take the trophy Sunday at Richmond, and has collected 15 top-10 finishes in 18 starts...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway
Trying to pick your optimal DraftKings lineup for the NASCAR race on Sunday, May 7, at 2 pm ET on FOX: the GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway? Our fantasy NASCAR experts are ready to help.    Joey Logano ($10,700) He's hot right...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Dale Earnhardt Jr. has just 29 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races left in his career. That much we know after Tuesday.   But for the sport’s retiring “Most Popular Driver,” it’s the next two that could prove...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
Like most famous sons, Dale Earnhardt Jr. inherited a legacy. His father’s brilliance, a level of success that transformed NASCAR left him with unimaginable pressure, stress he has held for a generation.   It’s easy to forget...
Tom Bowles
3 months ago

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