NASCAR is keeping racing in perspective, all while planning to get back on the track

Views: 9 (by Bob Pockrass for Fox Sports) That was fun Sunday. A great distraction. The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series race on Sunday, won by Denny Hamlin, was cool to see, a great way to spend a couple hours and to try to forget the nervousness of a country plagued by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Transcript: Conversation with NASCAR President Steve Phelps

Views: 49 THE MODERATOR:  Welcome, everyone, to today’s media teleconference here with NASCAR president Steve Phelps.  We appreciate you all making the time.  We also realize that you have a number of questions for Steve here today.  We’re going to try to get through as many questions as we have for this teleconference.  We’re planning to set aside 20 minutes, a lot of activity going on here as you might imagine.

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

Views: 62 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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Brandon Jones Returning to KBM for Four Races in the No. 51 Tundra

Views: 66 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (March 11, 2020) – Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today that Brandon Jones, the most recent winner in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, will return to the organization for four races in the No. 51 Tundra during the 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series season.

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Cherry Vanilla Coke Racing: Daniel Suárez Folds of Honor QuickTrip 500 at Atlanta Preview

Views: 45 MOORESVILLE, North Carolina (March 11, 2020) – Daniel Suárez and the iconic Coca-Cola brand have enjoyed a fun and flavorful relationship dating back to the Mexican driver’s first full season in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2015. They celebrated an Xfinity Series championship together in 2016, and their partnership has grown to be as strong as ever through what is now Suárez’s fourth season in the top-tier NASCAR Cup Series.   This weekend, Suárez will help introduce a brand new flavor combination when he gets behind the wheel…

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FedEx Racing Express Facts – Atlanta Motor Speedway

Views: 39 Phoenix Recap: Denny Hamlin finished 20th in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway, following an on-track incident that caused significant damage to the #11 FedEx Freight Toyota in the event won by Joey Logano. 

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Joey Logano Scores Second Win of the 2020 Season

Views: 129 Just four races in and Joey Logano can easily say he has won half the races this season. That’s the magic of the early part of the racing season.  But all kidding aside….

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NASCAR Cup Series News & Notes – Phoenix Raceway

Views: 72 Next Race: FanShield 500 The Place: Phoenix Raceway The Date: Sunday, March 8 The Time: 3:30 p.m. ET TV: FOX, 2:30 p.m. ET Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 312 miles/500 kilometers (312 laps) Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 75), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 190), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 312) 2019 Race Winner: Kyle Busch

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