BREAKING NEWS: Statement from NASCAR

Views: 66 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 13, 2020) – “NASCAR has decided to postpone the race events at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend and Homestead-Miami Speedway next weekend. We believe this decision is in the best interest of the safety and well-being of our fans, competitors, officials and everyone associated with our sport. We will continue to monitor this dynamic situation as we assess future race events.”

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BREAKING NEWS: NASCAR Statement About Race Events at Atlanta and Homestead-Miami

Views: 68 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 12, 2020) – “At this time, NASCAR will hold its race events at Atlanta Motor Speedway and Homestead-Miami Speedway without fans in attendance. These events will be restricted to competitors, crews, officials and other necessary personnel to conduct the race. We will work with public health officials as we determine future scheduling beyond these events.” (NASCAR PR)

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Kurt Busch to Serve as Grand Marshal for NASCAR Truck Series Race at Atlanta Motor Speedway

Views: 83 CONCORD, N.C. (March 12, 2020) – NASCAR Cup Series (NCS) competitor and former champion, Kurt Busch, will serve as the Grand Marshal for the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series (NGROTS), Vet Tix Camping World 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday, March 14. Busch started his NASCAR National touring series career racing in the NGROTS in 2000 and was a four-time winner in NGROTS competition, in just one full-time season on the circuit.

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Hendrick Motorsports Media Advance: Atlanta – 9 24 48 88

Views: 71 ATLANTA MOTOR SPEEDWAY (1.5-MILE OVAL) LOCATION: HAMPTON, GEORGIA EVENT: NASCAR CUP SERIES (RACE FIVE OF 36) TUNE IN: 2 P.M. ET, SUNDAY, MARCH 15 (FOX/PRN/SIRIUSXM) ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Chase Elliott No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE Driver Chase Elliott   Hometown Dawsonville, Georgia Age 24                       Resides Dawsonville, Georgia ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ 2020 Season 3rd in standings 4 starts 0 wins 1 pole position 1 top-five finish 2 top-10 finishes 186 laps led Career  153 starts 6 wins 9 pole positions 45 top-five finishes 76 top-10 finishes 2,030 laps…

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No. 41 Haas Automation Ford Mustang: Cole Custer Folds of Honor 500 Race Advance

Views: 65 KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (March 11, 2020) – Cole Custer and the No. 41 Haas Automation Ford Mustang team for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) will compete at Atlanta Motor Speedway Sunday in this season’s second event at an intermediate track. Custer will make his first career NASCAR Cup Series start at the 1.54-mile track in Sunday’s Folds of Honor 500.   Custer heads to Atlanta coming off of his best career Cup Series finish, ninth, earned at Phoenix Raceway. The young driver was also the highest finishing 2020 Rookie of…

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NASCAR Cup Series News & Notes – Atlanta Motor Speedway

Views: 54 Next Race: Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 The Place: Atlanta Motor Speedway The Date: Sunday, March 15 The Time: 2 p.m. ET TV: FOX, 1 p.m. ET Radio: PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 500.5 miles (325 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 105), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 210), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 325) 2019 Race Winner: Brad Keselowski

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NASCAR Xfinity Series News & Notes – Atlanta Motor Speedway

Views: 81 Next Race: EchoPark 250 The Place: Atlanta Motor Speedway The Date: Saturday, March 14 The Time: 4 p.m. ET TV: FS1, 3:30 p.m. ET Radio: PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 251.02 miles (163 Laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 40), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 80), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 163) 2019 Race Winner: Christopher Bell

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NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series News & Notes – Atlanta Motor Speedway

Views: 50 Next Race: Vet Tix Camping World 200 The Place: Atlanta Motor Speedway The Date: Saturday, March 14 The Time: 1:30 p.m. ET TV: FS1, 1 p.m. ET Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 200.02 miles (130 Laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 30), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 60), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 130) 2019 Winner: Kyle Busch

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Hunt Brothers Pizza/FIELDS Racing: Kevin Harvick Folds of Honor 500 Advance and Team Report

Views: 55 KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (March 11, 2020) – Kevin Harvick will have a new look for Sunday’s Folds of Honor 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.   The No. 4 Ford Mustang for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) will be sponsored by Hunt Brothers Pizza and FIELDS, two longtime supporters of Harvick.   Hunt Brothers Pizza has sponsored Harvick in NASCAR for 11 years and last visited victory lane with him when he won the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Atlanta.   Harvick has also won two…

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