On This Date in NASCAR History…

Views: 31 Sunday, April 14, 2002 – On this day in history, driving for Joe Gibbs Racing NASCAR Hall of Famer Bobby Labonte took the lead with 55 laps to go from fellow NASCAR Hall of Famer Tony Stewart to win the NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway – an event that ended under caution. In 42 starts at Martinsville the victory was Labonte’s lone win on the historic short track.

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On This Day in NASCAR History….

Views: 26 Sunday, April 3, 2011 – On this day in history, Kevin Harvick stole the lead from Dale Earnhardt Jr. with four laps to go in the NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway to win the race. It was Harvick’s first and only career win at Martinsville Speedway in the NASCAR Cup Series. It was his 16th victory in his 49 win NASCAR Cup Series career.

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Drivers Justin Bolton and Dylan Duval Ready for First Short Track of 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Season

Views: 27 Details:   • Event:  eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series (Round 4 of 20) • Time/Date:  9 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, March 31 (TONIGHT) • Location:  Virtual Bristol Motor Speedway (.533-mile oval) • Distance:  250 laps (133.25 miles)   Where to Watch:   • eNASCAR.com/live • Facebook.com/NASCAR • YouTube.com/NASCAR • Twitch.tv/iRacing   Overview:   • This is the first time in 2020 that the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series will compete on a short track. All of the series’ previous races have come at tracks 1.5 miles in length or longer.   • This is the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series’ fourth visit to the virtual Bristol…

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NASCAR, iRacing Introduce eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series

Views: 69 NASCAR Cup Series Drivers and Racing Icons to Compete in Esports Series; Exhibition Races to Provide Fans with Entertaining Content While NASCAR’s National Series Await Return   DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 17, 2020) – NASCAR and iRacing announced today the formation of the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series, an exhibition esports series featuring many of the sports most talented and popular drivers. The simulation-style showcase will include a cross-section of competitors from the NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR Xfinity Series™, NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series™ and a group of…

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Daytona Bits: Final Full-Time Season for Jimmie Johnson

Views: 122 Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson, who has won two DAYTONA 500s in his career (2006, ’13), will compete in the first race of his 19th and final full-time NASCAR season in the DAYTONA 500.

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2020 NASCAR HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, AT 8 P.M. ET ON NBCSN

Views: 157 11th Annual Hall of Fame Ceremony Honors NASCAR Legends Tony Stewart, Joe Gibbs, Bobby Labonte, Buddy Baker, and Waddell Wilson Dick Berggren to receive the Squier-Hall Award for NASCAR Media Excellence STAMFORD, Conn. – January 30, 2020 – NBC Sports will present live coverage of the 2020 NASCAR Hall of Fame induction ceremony this Friday, January 31, at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN. The two-hour special will celebrate the 11th annual NASCAR Hall of Fame class, featuring five NASCAR legends who have shown immense commitment to the sport.

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NASCAR Announces Nominees For NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2020, Landmark Award

Views: 564 Ard, Bonnett, Panch, Paschal, Stewart, Vogt nominated for first time DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 13, 2019) — NASCAR today announced the 20 nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s Class of 2020, as well as the five nominees for the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR. The list includes six first-time NASCAR Hall of Fame nominees whose careers spanned the entirety of NASCAR. Among them are a NASCAR Xfinity Series pioneer and two-time champion (Sam Ard), an original member of the “Alabama Gang” (Neil Bonnett), a Daytona 500…

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Daytona Nibbles: DAYTONA 500 Honorary Pace Truck Driver… A Familiar Face

Views: 486 Dale Earnhardt Jr., the two-time DAYTONA 500 champion, will serve as the Honorary Pace Truck Driver for the 61st annual running of “The Great American Race.”

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