Tag Archives: William Byron

Up to Speed: Alex Bowman Delivering on High Expectations

No long ago, Hendrick Motorsports was the undisputed most dominant team in NASCAR.  Competitors and fans alike understood that the path to the Cup Series championship inevitably ran through the sprawling HMS campus in Concord, North Carolina.  Led most recently by Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick’s strong teams promised to be contenders …

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Stock Car Scoop with Bryan Nolen: Auto Club Preview

Bryan Nolen gives you a preview of what you need to know for this weekend’s races at Auto Club Speedway. Nolen dives into which drivers are honoring Kobe Bryant, how Auto Club is honoring Jimmie Johnson in his final race as a full-time driver at his home track and if …

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NASCAR & Auto Club Speedway to Honor Kobe Bryant

This weekend at Auto Club Speedway, several NASCAR Cup Series teams are reported to run special paint schemes as a tribute to the late multi-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant. Bryant, 41, was tragically killed in a helicopter crash on Jan. 26 outside of Los Angeles, Calif. His 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, …

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Christmas in February: Eve of the 2020 Daytona 500 Brimming with Promise

With all the hype surrounding the 2021 NASCAR season, and with it promises/illusions/hopes of better racing, racier cars and a radically altered schedule combining new (street courses) and old (the return to the Nashville Fairgrounds is sounding a lot like the dragons in early Game of Thrones… they’re coming), 2020 …

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Late Draft Puts William Byron, Bowtie Brigade Atop Friday Daytona 500 Practice Charts

After nearly 30 laps of drafting together in a five-car pack, Denny Hamlin and the Toyota camp pulled off track, their cars ranked 1-5 on the speed charts. They held those spots until the closing minutes of Friday’s (Feb. 14) Daytona 500 practice, when the second Chevrolet draft pack of …

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Stock Car Scoop with Bryan Nolen: Duel Recaps and More!

Bryan Nolen gives you a recap of all of the aggressive driving from both Bluegreen Vacation Duels at Daytona on Thursday night (Feb. 13). He also gives you which go or go-homers made it into the Daytona 500 and which NASCAR Cup Series champion signed a contract extension that will …

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