NASCAR RUMORS & GOSSIP

Joey Logano Scores Pole at Michigan

Joey Logano, driver of the No.22 Shell Pennzoil Ford, won the Pole at Michigan International Speedway with a speed of 201.698mph. Jimmie Johnson (201.523mph) and Denny Hamlin ( 201.416 mph) followed in second and third. Topping off the top-five was Kevin Harvick (201.382 mph) and Chase Elliot (201.303 mph). Completing the top-10 was Alex Bowman, Ryan Blaney, Jamie McMurray, Carl...
Via On Pit Road
4 hours ago

When will Dale Jr. return? And if he doesn't, who will be the face of NASCAR?

When will Dale Earnhardt Jr. return to competition behind the wheel of the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet?Should he try to come back this year, wait until next year or retire altogether?Thursday night on NASCAR Race Hub, Danielle Trotta, Jeff Hammond, Andy Petree and Adam Alexander tackled these questions and fans weighed in through Connect Live, part of the FS1 NASCAR 360...
Via FOX Sports
5 hours ago

Martin Truex Jr. qualifies 14th at Michigan

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Martin Truex Jr. qualified 14th for Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 Sprint Cup Series race and will start the 200-lapper on the outside of Row...
Via Mile High Sports
6 hours ago

Heat is on as Chase regulars Kasey Kahne, Greg Biffle try to get back to playoffs

Kasey Kahne and Greg Biffle are trying to avoid missing the Chase for a second consecutive year.
Via CSN Chicago
9 hours ago

Brad Keselowski on Dale Earnhardt Jr. injury: 'Drivers are a perishable fruit'

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s prolonged absence while he recovers from a concussion has once again made safety and driver health topics of conversation with fans and people in the industry alike.Friday at Michigan International Speedway, 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski was asked if Earnhardt's situation and Keselowski's Bristol crash made him think more or less about...
Via FOX Sports
9 hours ago

Russell Wilson’s Why Not You Foundation And Kasey Kahne Foundation Donate More Than $1 To Strong Against Cancer Initiative

Russell Wilson's Why Not You Foundation, the Kasey Kahne Foundation and Safeway teamed up to raise more than $1 million for Strong Against Cancer.
Via Seahawks.com
10 hours ago

Ray Evernham Was Skeptical Of Jeff Gordon’s Return To NASCAR At First

Ray Evernham and Jeff Gordon have a winning history, with the duo earning three championships in the 1990s. But when Hendrick Motorsports announced Gordon was replacing injured Dale Earnhardt Jr. behind the wheel, Evernham initially didn’t want to see him in the car. It took the former crew chief and NASCAR team owner some convincing to see Gordon was the right choice for the team...
Via NESN.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Martin Truex Jr. fastest in opening Sprint Cup practice at Michigan

Martin Truex Jr. topped the leaderboard in opening Sprint Cup Series practice at Michigan.
Via CSN Chicago
12 hours ago

Three Races Remain, Who is Left to Battle for Chase Grid Spots?

By Toby Christie, NASCAR Editor Three races remain until the 2016 NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup begins, and already 12 drivers have locked up a spot in the Chase Grid by way of winning a race. With Denny Hamlin, Jimmie Johnson, Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch, Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth, Martin Truex Jr., Kurt Busch, Joey Logano, Tony Stewart and Chris Buescher finding...
Via Motorsports Tribune
1 day ago

Throwback Thursday Theater – Jarrett and Allison Duel It Out at Michigan

By David Morgan, NASCAR Contributor We all know Dale Jarrett as a NASCAR Hall of Famer and the 1999 Winston Cup Champion, but his road to glory began way back in 1991 when he scored his first Winston Cup win in a photo finish with Davey Allison at Michigan. As the Sprint Cup Series heads to Michigan this weekend, this week’s edition of “Throwback Thursday Theater” will look...
Via Motorsports Tribune
1 day ago

Keselowski Gunning for First Win at Hometown Track This Weekend

By Toby Christie, NASCAR Editor It’s hard to believe, but of Brad Keselowski’s 21-career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victories none have come at his hometown track — Michigan International Speedway. Keselowski always puts extra pressure on his shoulders when he comes back home, and he talked about that a few months ago. “It is a key weekend for us as a whole. For that I am...
Via Motorsports Tribune
2 days ago

Why Carl Edwards is 'really looking forward' to Michigan

After a sixth-place finish in Sunday's rain-delayed race at Bristol Motor Speedway, Carl Edwards is looking to keep building momentum this weekend at Michigan International Speedway.With three races to go before the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup cutoff, Edwards has a good shot at adding a third Michigan win to his resume in Sunday's Pure Michigan 400, which would take an opportunity...
Via FOX Sports
3 days ago

Kevin Harvick confident in Stewart-Haas Racing as Chase nears

In any given NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, there are 40 drivers, most of whom are good and many of whom are exceptional.But included in that list of 40, there are just seven full-time Cup  drivers who have championships --Tony Stewart, Matt Kenseth, Kurt Busch, Jimmie Johnson, Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch.And being a champion puts you in a different category from...
Via FOX Sports
4 days ago

Kevin Harvick rolls to rain-delayed victory at Bristol Motor Speedway

It took about 20 hours longer than anyone anticipated, but Kevin Harvick emerged the winner in Sunday's rain-delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.The Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race actually ended up being run totally in daylight. The finish was postponed until Sunday when rains hit the track after just 48 laps were turned Saturday night, and then the rescheduled...
Via FOX Sports
5 days ago

Bryan Clauson was organ donor, helped save five lives

The racing community continues to grieve following the untimely death of eight-time USAC champion Bryan Clauson, but his family can take solace in knowing how he helped save lives. Clauson died Sunday night following a crash in Saturday’s Belleville Midget Nationals, but in many ways his spirit lives on. The 27-year-old was an organ donor, ultimately helping save five lives, according...
Via NESN.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Race car driver Bryan Clauson tragically passes away

In a sad turn of events, race car driver Bryan Clauson passed away Sunday night due to injuries he sustained during Saturday’s Belleville Midget Nationals in Kansas, his family announced Monday morning. Clauson, 27, had just taken the lead on Saturday when he and his car scaled a guard rail in between turns three and four, causing him to flip before he was struck by driver Ryan...
Via The Comeback
18 days ago  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


NASCAR News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Premier League notebook: The love affair at Man U

Heading into the homestretch: 2016 ROY favorites

One Gotta Go: NFL legends talking comedians is no joke

It's all about timing: The evolution of the clock in sports

Predicting the unpredictable: Your MTV VMAs rundown

10 great moments in the career of Roberto Duran

The 20 best boxing movies of all time

One Gotta Go: NFL legends bring the hate for fast food

What you need to know about the Champions League draw

Can the San Francisco Giants bust their teamwide slump?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker