Race Weekend Central

2 in a Row: Kyle Busch Wins the Marathon at Bristol

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series headed to the Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday (and Monday) for the second short track event of the year. After completing 204 of the 500 scheduled laps on Sunday, the race was postponed to Monday afternoon due to rain. And despite the clearer radar, a combination of rain, sleet …

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Entry List: Food City 500

(Photo:: John K Harrelson / NKP)

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to the Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend for the second short track event of the season. 39 cars make up this week’s entry list, the most entries since the season-opening Daytona 500. Landon Cassill will be back behind the wheel of the No. 00 car for StarCom Racing …

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Entry List: O’Reilly Auto Parts 500

(Photo: Jonahtan Ferrey/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series returns to action this weekend at the Texas Motor Speedway after the holiday off week. 37 cars are entered in the race this week, meaning everyone who shows up will race. Not too many changes are on this week’s entry list compared to the last race at the Martinsville …

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Hendrick Motorsports Withdraws Appeal of No. 9 Penalties from ISM Raceway


(Photo: Matthew T. Thacker/NKP)

Hendrick Motorsports announced Monday (March 19) it has withdrawn its appeal of the penalties handed out to the No. 9 team after last weekend’s race at the ISM Raceway. The No. 9 team driven by Chase Elliott violated section 20.14.2 of the rule book, which involves rear suspension and trailing arm angles/pinion angle shims. According …

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Landon Cassill to Drive for StarCom Racing at Martinsville and Texas

Landon Cassill has a ride after starting the 2018 NASCAR season on the sidelines. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series veteran has been named to drive the No. 00 Chevrolet for StarCom Racing this weekend at Martinsville Speedway. The announcement comes after Jeffrey Earnhardt announced via Facebook Sunday night he’s parted ways with the team after …

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NASCAR Adjusts the Inspection Process Starting at Martinsville

(Photo: Amy Henderson, Frontstretch)

Friday at Auto Club Speedway, pre-qualifying inspection issues hit 13 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series cars. It took just three days for the outcry to turn toward the sanctioning body making serious changes to NASCAR inspection. Series officials announced Monday they’ll be adjusting the MENCS inspection process ahead of this weekend’s race at Martinsville Speedway. …

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