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Erik Jones to Make Official Sprint Cup Debut at Kansas

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — 18-year-old Erik Jones will have the racing opportunity of his life facing him in one week as he will officially make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut in the SpongeBob Squarepants 400 at Kansas Speedway. Officially being announced

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Top Five Things We’ll Never See Again in NASCAR

Whether you like it or not, NASCAR racing has changed drastically in its first 67 years. Some changes are head scratchers, while others are certainly for the better. The five occurrences below are things that happened in the sport’s history

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Ben Watford And Bobby Gower Capture First Wins At Dillon Motor Speedway

Dillon, S.C. (April 29, 2015): Dillon Motor Speedway’s Western Sizzlin 200 was originally scheduled for Saturday night, but Mother Nature pushed the event to Sunday, April 26. Brian Thomas started on pole for the Street Stock feature, but as the

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Austin Wayne Self Records Third Top-Five in Front of Big Home Crowd

SALEM, In. — 2014 ARCA Racing Series rookie of the year Austin Wayne Self may call Austin, Texas home, but you wouldn’t have known it based off of the cheers he received at Salem Speedway on Sunday. Receiving a loud ovation ahead of

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My Brain on NASCAR: Coming In From the Cold

Photo Credit: FOX Sports (April 28, 2015) As I sit down to write this column today, a significant portion of the racing community will be attending the memorial service for Steve Byrnes, the FOX Sports broadcaster who lost his battle

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Brandon Jones Fights Off Mechanical Gremlins to Finish Sixth at Salem

 Photo credit: Kyle Pokrefky/The Fourth Turn SALEM, In. — Early Sunday morning at Salem Speedway in southern Indiana, things were looking a bit bleak for the No. 25 Ansell/Menards Venturini Motorsports team of Brandon Jones. With rains washing out two practice

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David Ragan Moving to MWR’s No. 55 Car Full-Time Starting at Kansas

Photo credit: Todd Warshaw/NASCAR via Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. — After serving as a substitute for Joe Gibbs Racing’s Kyle Busch for the last eight races of the 2015 season, David Ragan will move over to Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 55

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Grant Enfinger’s Quest for Four in a Row Falls Short

Photo credit: Kyle Pokrefky/The Fourth Turn SALEM, In. — Grant Enfinger’s bid for his fourth consecutive victory to open up the 2015 ARCA Racing Series season figuratively – and literally – hit the wall in the Federated Auto Parts 200 at

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Experience Beats Youth as Schrader Dominates Federated Auto Parts 200

Photo credit: Kyle Pokrefky/The Fourth Turn SALEM, Ind. — Entering the 97th running of the Federated Auto Parts 200 at Salem Speedway, Ken Schrader had been waiting 15 long years to make his way back into victory lane at Salem in

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Kurt Busch, The Outlaw Back In Victory Lane With Dominating Performance In Richmond

Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images RICHMOND, Va. – Kurt Busch held off his Stewart-Haas Racing teammate, Kevin Harvick to win the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday afternoon. Busch started third and led 291 laps, over half of

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Will Kimmel Paces Federated Auto Parts 200 Practice

Photo:ARCARacing.com SALEM, In. — In the lone practice session of the weekend for the Federated Auto Parts 200 at Salem Speedway, Will Kimmel led the way with a lap of 17.260 seconds. Kimmel completed a lap around his hometown track

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Grant Enfinger Chasing History at Salem Speedway

Photo credit: Kyle Pokrefky/The Fourth Turn SALEM, In. — At Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville, Grant Enfinger made ARCA Racing Series history by becoming the first-ever driver to sweep the first three races of the season in consecutive years. This week at Salem

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Salem Practice/Qualifying Rained Out, Grid Set by ’14 Owners Points

Photo credit: Kyle Pokrefky/The Fourth Turn SALEM, In. — Rain put a damper on the ARCA Racing Series’s Saturday plans at Salem Speedway as precipitation forced series officials to cancel two practice sessions and qualifying for the Federated Auto Parts 200. The 26-car

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Toyota Owners 400 Postponed Until Sunday

Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images RICHMOND, Va.  – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway is postponed until Sunday at 1 p.m. EST. The race will resume on FOX with a competition caution slated

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