Race Weekend Central

Daniel Suarez Joins Gaunt Brothers Racing for 2020

(Photo: NKP)

Daniel Suarez will compete full-time in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season with Gaunt Brothers Racing, the team announced Tuesday evening (Jan. 28). Suarez will drive the No. 96 Toyota Camry with Coca-Cola and CommScope as primary sponsors. “It’s great to be back with Toyota and back in the NASCAR Cup Series,” said Suarez in …

Read more

Tate Fogleman to Drive No. 02 Truck for Young’s Motorsports

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Tate Fogleman has been tapped to pilot the Young’s Motorsports’ No. 02 Chevrolet Silverado for the 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series season, the team announced Monday (Jan. 27). Solid Rock Carriers will be Fogleman’s primary sponsor. Fogleman has mainly run Super Late Model events, and at age 15, he’s the youngest person …

Read more

Myatt Snider Adds to 2020 Xfinity Series Schedule With RSS Racing

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Myatt Snider announced Monday (Jan. 27) he has signed with RSS Racing and expanded his 2020 Xfinity Series season schedule to about 20 races. He previously signed with Richard Childress Racing and will pilot the No. 21 TaxSlayer car for a partial schedule beginning at Daytona International Speedway. Anthony Alfredo and Kaz Grala will also …

Read more

ARCA Menards Series Adjusts Championship Points Format

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The ARCA Menards Series has changed its championship points format to align with the structure used in the NASCAR Cup Series, Xfinity Series, Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series, and ARCA Menards Series East and West. ARCA announced the change in a press release Friday morning (Jan. 24). Under the old points system, the race …

Read more

Michael Self Returns to Venturini Motorsports in 2020 ARCA Menards Series

(Photo: ARCA Racing)

Michael Self will again drive the No. 25 Toyota full-time for Venturini Motorsports in the 2020 ARCA Menards Series season, the team announced Thursday (Jan. 23). Self battled with Christian Eckes for the 2019 championship before coming up just short in the final race. He earned four wins, 14 top fives and 15 top 10s …

Read more

Santino Ferrucci to Drive No. 18 Car for Dale Coyne Racing in 2020

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Santino Ferrucci has re-signed with Dale Coyne Racing for the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series season and will pilot the No. 18 car in partnership with Vasser-Sullivan. The No. 18 car, formerly driven by Sebastien Bourdais, will have sponsorship from SealMaster. Ferrucci previously drove the No. 19 car for Coyne, which Alex Palou will run this …

Read more

Castrol Sponsoring Ryan Newman, Roush in 2020

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Castrol has climbed aboard Ryan Newman’s No. 6 NASCAR Cup Series car in select races, Roush Fenway Racing announced Wednesday, Jan. 22. Additionally, Castol has also joined the organization as its official oil partner. “We are really excited to have Castrol on board as our official oil partner,” team co-owner Jack Roush said in a …

Read more

Chase Briscoe Picks Up 10-Race HighPoint Sponsorship

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Chase Briscoe has a new primary sponsor for 10 NASCAR Xfinity Series events in 2020. Stewart-Haas Racing announced Tuesday (Jan. 21) that HighPoint will be on the hood of the No. 98 Ford, starting with the NASCAR Racing Experience 300 at Daytona International Speedway. In addition, HighPoint will be SHR’s official IT solutions provider. “Even …

Read more

Natalie Decker to Drive Part-Time Schedule for Niece Motorsports

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Natalie Decker will run a part-time schedule in Niece Motorsports’ No. 44 truck, the team announced Thursday morning (Jan. 16). Decker’s first event with the team will come at the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway. The Wisconsin native made 19 starts in 2019 for DGR-Crosley and finished …

Read more

Sign up for the Frontstretch Newsletter

A daily email update (Monday through Friday) providing racing news, commentary, features, and information from Frontstretch.com