Sam Bass, the first officially licensed artist of NASCAR, has died, his wife said. His gallery was near Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina. His art graced the cover of programs at the track.
Five predictions, including a possible winner, ahead of the NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 on Sunday at Daytona International Speedway. Charlotte native William Byron is on the pole, but his teammate Chase Elliott could win it all.
The Intimidator nickname of NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt is being dropped by his hometown baseball team because his widow Teresa owns the name and the Kannapolis team can’t build around it at new stadium
Joey Logano, who won his first NASCAR Cup Series championship last season, isn’t worried about the hurdles of winning back-to-back titles, including a new rules package, new car, and a new target on his back from every other driver.
Chip Ganassi Racing drivers Kurt Busch and Kyle Larson are the new NASCAR odd couple, but the team hopes Busch’s experience and polar opposite personality will help propel Larson, 26, to become a Cup Series superstar.
Retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. tweeted dismay over a plan by the Kannapolis Intimidators baseball team to change its name, which was the nickname of his father, racing legend Dale Earnhardt Sr.
NBC Sports, one of the two official television partners of NASCAR, has officially moved its programming center from Connecticut to the network’s renovated studios in Charlotte, and will feature a different show every night of the week.
The one thing every new NASCAR Cup Series season brings - and why 2019 is especially worth watching - is hope. Every driver, more than just favorites Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano, still thinks they have a chance for success.
After its worst season in 25 years, Hendrick Motorsports has confidence it will return to being a dominant NASCAR Cup Series program in 2019 with improvements from drivers Chase Elliott, Jimmie Johnson, William Byron, and Alex Bowman.
The 2019 NASCAR Hall of Fame class with Jeff Gordon, Alan Kulwicki, Davey Allison, Roger Penske, and Jack Roush, is one of the more celebrated classes in the history of stock car racing. Gordon’s 4 championships and 93 wins pace the class.
Retired NASCAR star and current NBC racing analyst Dale Earnhardt Jr. said on Twitter Friday morning that he will be racing the Xfinity Series race at Darlington Raceway in August 2019 in what could be his final NASCAR race ever.
Season predictions for the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series, including favorites to win the upcoming Daytona 500, Most Improved Driver, and the four favorites to make the championship four: Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick, Chase Elliott and Kyle Busch.
Retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. said the No. 8 will grace one of his JR Motorsports cars in 2019. He once drove the No. 8 Budweiser car to 17 wins. His father and grandfather also had No. 8 cars.