Riley Herbst / No. 18 Monster Energy Toyota Supra Preview Toyota 200 at Darlington Raceway

Views: 25 No. 18 Monster Energy Toyota Supra News and Notes: HERBST AT DARLINGTON RACEWAY: Four races in to his rookie season, Riley Herbst will visit Darlington Raceway for the first time in his young career when the Xfinity Series returns to the track on Tuesday, May 19. STARTING LINEUP: With the starting lineup for Tuesday’s race selected by a random draw, Herbst and the No. 18 Monster Energy Toyota Supra team will roll off from the fifth position for the Toyota 200. JGR AT DARLINGTON RACEWAY: Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) has 58…

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Harrison Burton/ No. 20 DEX Imaging Toyota Supra Preview Toyota 200 at Darlington Raceway

Views: 25 No. 20 DEX Imaging Toyota Supra News and Notes: Back to Racing: After a two-month stoppage in racing action due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Harrison Burton and his DEX Imaging team return to the track Tuesday night for the Toyota 200 at Darlington Raceway. Based on a random draw Sunday afternoon, Burton will start in the 12th position in his Toyota Supra. Tuesday night will be Burton’s first -career start at the historic NASCAR facility. Hot Streak to Start the Season:  Before the stoppage in racing action in March, Burton…

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DALE EARNHARDT JR., JEFF BURTON AND STEVE LETARTE DISCUSS NASCAR’S RETURN AT DARLINGTON ON NASCAR AMERICA AT HOME

Views: 23 “I feel like his leadership was really on display today.” – Earnhardt Jr. on Kevin Harvick’s victory “When you get a star that’s in a slump, they almost try too hard. That was Jimmie Johnson trying too hard.” – Letarte on Jimmie Johnson’s wreck at end of Stage One “If he can clean up those mental mistakes, he’ll not only win races, but have a real opportunity to play a role in the Playoffs later in the season.” – Earnhardt Jr. on Jimmie Johnson “It really makes me…

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Brandon Jones / No. 19 Toyota Service Centers Toyota Supra Preview

Views: 27 No. 19 Toyota Service Centers Toyota Supra News and Notes: NASCAR IS BACK:  The NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) goes back racing at Darlington Raceway this Tuesday after an unprecedented hiatus. The race is usually a classic on Labor Day Weekend, but because of the historic current world conditions it will be the first Xfinity Series race since Brandon Jones’ huge win 10 weeks ago at Phoenix.  It will be a single day event with no fans in the stands, no practice or qualifying. Drivers will go straight to their cars and run…

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DiBenedetto Team Finishes 14th at Darlington

Views: 33 After a 10-week layoff due to the coronavirus, Matt DiBenedetto climbed back into the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford Mustang and was back at work in Sunday’s The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Raceway. In an effort to try to prevent the spread of the virus, Sunday’s race was run without practice or qualifying. DiBenedetto said taking the green flag at the “Track Too Tough to Tame” under those circumstances wasn’t as difficult as it might seem. “It felt great to get back in the car,” he said.…

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Team Penske NASCAR Cup Series Race Report – The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Raceway

Views: 23 Team Penske NASCAR Cup Series Race Report Track:                Darlington Raceway Race:                 The Real Heroes 400 Date:                 May 17, 2020 ____________________________________   No. 2 Discount Tire Ford Mustang – Brad Keselowski Start:  1st Stage 1: 5th Stage 2: 1st Finish: 13th Status:  Running Laps Completed: 293/293 Laps Led: 80 Point Standings (behind first): 5th (-60) Notes:  Brad Keselowski did a lot of good things in The Real Heroes 400 Sunday afternoon at Darlington Raceway, NASCAR’s first race in more than 70 days during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The driver of the Discount Tire Ford Mustang led 80 laps and won Stage…

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Today’s SpeedwayMedia Articles

Views: 21 Harvick wins Darlington in NASCAR’s comeback – by Ron Fleshman https://www.speedwaymedia.com/2020/05/17/harvick-wins-darlington-in-nascars-comeback/ Kevin Harvick tames the Lady in Black on NASCAR’s return to racing – by Gavyn Do https://www.speedwaymedia.com/2020/05/17/kevin-harvick-tames-the-lady-in-black-on-nascars-return-to-racing/ The Final Word on the Return of NASCAR for 2020…take 2 – by Ron Thornton https://www.speedwaymedia.com/2020/05/17/the-final-word-on-the-return-of-nascar-for-2020-take-2/

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Kevin Harvick The Real Heroes 400 Race Report from Darlington — HARVICK WINS!!

Views: 24 Harvick Scores Career Win Number 50 at Darlington Busch Light #YOURFACEHERE Ford Mustang Driver Leads Race High 159 Laps Date: May 17, 2020 Event: The Real Heroes 400 Series: NASCAR Cup Series Location: Darlington (S.C.) Raceway (1.336-mile oval) Format: 293 laps, broken into three stages (90 laps/95 laps/108 laps) Start/Finish: 6th/1st (Running, completed 293 of 293 laps) Point Standing: (1st with 218 points, 28 points ahead of Alex Bowman)   Race Winner: Kevin Harvick of Stewart-Haas Racing (Ford) Stage 1 Winner: William Bryon of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet) Stage 2 Winner: Brad Keselowski of Team Penske (Ford)   Stage…

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M&M’S Thank You Heroes Racing: Kyle Busch Race Recap for The Real Heroes 400 from Darlington

Views: 29 Kyle Busch, No. 18 M&M’S Thank You Heroes Toyota Camry Race Recap for the The Real Heroes 400 Date: May 17, 2020 Event: The Real Heroes 400 (Round 5 of 36) Series: NASCAR Cup Series Location: Darlington (S.C.) Raceway (1.366-mile, egg-shaped oval) Format: 293 laps, broken into three stages (90 laps/95 laps/108 laps) Start/Finish: 4th/26th (Running, completed 292 of 293 laps) Point Standing: 14th (122 points, 96 behind leader)   Race Winner: Kevin Harvick of Stewart-Haas Racing (Ford) Stage 1 Winner: William Byron of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet) Stage 2 Winner: Brad Keselowski of Team Penske (Ford)   Stage…

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