Race Weekend Central

Up to Speed: The Clock is Ticking for NASCAR Playoff Hopefuls

Kevin Harvick at Phoenix Raceway prior to the Ruoff Mortgage 500k, 3/13/2022 (Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Halfway through the regular season of the NASCAR Cup Series, parity continues to reign supreme. Kurt Busch’s victory at Kansas Speedway on Sunday made him the 11th different winner so far in 2022.

Holding a Pretty Wheel: A Little NASCAR Magic in An Unexpected Place

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Racing is many things but good racing isn’t predictable. Most NASCAR races this year are anything but, the best we could hope for in the sport’s Next Gen era.

NASCAR 101: The 5 Best — & 5 Worst — 2022 Throwback Schemes

Jeffrey Earnhardt Brandon Gdovic racing 2021 Darlington NASCAR Xfinity, NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Let’s check out which NASCAR throwback schemes for Darlington rank among the best and worst for the weekend.

5 Points to Ponder: There’s a Monster on the Track, & Its Name Is Hendrick Motorsports

Chase Elliott of Hendrick Motorsports celebrates his win at Dover Motor Speedway. (Photo: NKP)

#9: Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet Camaro celebrates winning the DuraMAX Drydene 400.

NASCAR’s most popular driver and 2020 series champion Chase Elliott scored his first win of the 2022 season for Hendrick Motorsports at Dover Motor Speedway.

Couch Potato Tuesday: Larry McReynolds In The Booth Simply Works for FOX Sports 1

#45: Kurt Busch, 23XI Racing, Monster Energy Toyota Camry, #23: Bubba Wallace, 23XI Racing, leidos Toyota Camry

For Sunday and Monday, Larry McReynolds returned to the broadcast booth for a NASCAR Cup Series points race for the first time since 2015.

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