Kyle Larson Fastest in All-Star Practice, Denny Hamlin to Backup

By Seth Eggert, NASCAR Writer CONCORD, N.C. – In final practice for the Monster Energy All-Star race, Kyle Larson topped the speed charts with a blistering fast lap of 28.630 seconds. Larson’s No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS layed down a speed of 189.274 mph on the softer ‘option’ tires. Kevin Harvick was second fastest, just 0.027 seconds off Larson’s time. Brad Keselowski...
Via Motorsports Tribune
3 days ago

Kyle Larson fastest in All-Star Race practice in Charlotte

Kyle Larson topped only practice session for Saturday's All-Star Race. Denny Hamlin goes to backup after getting into wall.
Via CSN Chicago
3 days ago

Denny Hamlin wins Stage 2 of Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway

Hamlin led all but 41 of 55 laps in Stage 2.
Via CSN Chicago
15 days ago

Denny Hamlin also penalized by NASCAR following Richmond

Via FOX Sports
19 days ago

Report says ATF agents used illicit slush account to rent a NASCAR suite

The legend goes that NASCAR was borne out of bootleggers attempting to run alcohol past authorities in souped up coupes and then raced those very cars on small tracks in the southeast. That sounds crazy, but it’s not far from the truth and that’s embraced by NASCAR and its fans.So it’s a bit ironic that in 2012, agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives...
Via The Comeback
April 11, 2017  |  Discuss

NASCAR won’t penalize anyone for the Kyle Busch-Joey Logano fight

A few years ago, in an attempt to boost interest in the sport amidst sagging ratings and develop more engaging personalities in the sport, NASCAR decided to loosen up its rules and restrictions on tough racing. The policy colloquially known as “have at it, boys” came into effect several years ago where the sport encouraged their drivers to handle business on the track.Of course...
Via The Comeback
March 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Hamlin spoils Earnhardt return with last-lap pass for win

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Denny Hamlin didn't need a Toyota teammate to grab another win at Daytona International Speedway. Hamlin charged past Dale Earnhardt Jr. with one lap remaining Thursday night to win the second 150-mile qualifying race. Earnhardt actually dominated, but couldn't hold off Hamlin at the end. Hamlin is the defending Daytona 500 winner and has won a Duel qualifying...
Via Associated Press
February 23, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Denny Hamlin Interview at Daytona Media Day | NASCAR RACE HUB

Denny Hamlin talks with Shannon Spake and Larry McReynolds about being the defending Daytona 500 Champion.
Via FOX Sports
February 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Better racing trumps easier math in new NASCAR points system

The reasoning behind NASCAR’s new stage-based race format is pretty basic: Improving competition is a bigger priority than simplifying the math is.In each of NASCAR’s top three segments, the races will be broken into three stages for 2017: The first two stages will each be roughly one-quarter distance with brief breaks in between. The third and final stage will be about half...
Via FOX Sports
January 24, 2017

Can Toyota carry their 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup success into 2017?

If Drake was to ever become a bandwagon fan in NASCAR, he’d be taking warm-up laps in a Camry. What a time to be alive for Toyota racing.2016 was a groundbreaking year for Toyota in many respects. They hope to take that momentum and carry it into 2017. In a sport where Ford and Chevrolet has dominated the scene for more than 30 years, Toyota secured its first-ever NASCAR Sprint...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

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