Archive

PHOTOS: 2016 Folds Of Honor QuikTrip 500 At Atlanta Motor Speedway

HAMPTON, Ga. – Jimmie Johnson won the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday, earning his 76th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory, tying Dale Earnhardt Sr. for seventh on the all-time series wins list. Wayne

Read More

Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises Is Off To The Best Start In Team History

HAMPTON, Ga. – Following the Great Clips 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday, Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises’ Parker Kligerman now leads the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship point standings. The incredible performance marks the first time in team

Read More

Georgia’s Chase Elliott Earns Best Career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Finish In Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. – Georgia native, Chase Elliott captured his best career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finish after crossing the line in eighth during Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The driver of the No. 24 NAPA Auto

Read More

Jimmie Johnson Ties Dale Earnhardt Sr. On All-Time Wins List With Win In Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. – Jimmie Johnson won his 76th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory on Sunday in the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in overtime. Johnson led 52 laps throughout the afternoon, and with the win,

Read More

John Hunter Nemechek Becomes Atlanta’s Youngest NASCAR National Series Winner

HAMPTON, Ga. – John Hunter Nemechek won his second career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday night in the Great Clips 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. At only 18 years, 8 months and 16 days old, Nemechek became

Read More

Kyle Busch Holds Off Kyle Larson To Win At Atlanta Motor Speedway

HAMPTON, Ga. – Kyle Busch held off a hard-charging Kyle Larson to win Saturday’s Heads Up Georgia 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. In the second NASCAR XFINITY Series event of the 2016 season, Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18

Read More

Denny Hamlin on Top in Atlanta Final Practice

Denny Hamlin paced the field with a lap of 29.419 seconds in final practice for Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Last week’s Daytona 500 winner kept the scoring pylon illuminated in a similar fashion as

Read More

Kurt Busch On Pole In Atlanta After Younger Brother, Kyle Fails Tech

HAMPTON, Ga. –  Kurt Busch will sit on the pole for Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway after his younger brother, Kyle Busch failed post-qualifying inspection. Kyle ran the fastest lap during Coors Light Pole Qualifying, but

Read More

Ty Dillon: “I Want to Do Good for Tony”

With Tony Stewart’s preseason injury, a driverless void opened up for the No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet until the three-time champion is set to return to his seat. In the Daytona 500, Brian Vickers piloted the car to a 26th-place

Read More

NASCAR Sets Records For Fan Engagement During Daytona 500

By: Reid Spencer NASCAR News Wire Service Sunday’s Daytona 500 provided fans with the closest finish in the history of the Great American Race when winner Denny Hamlin edged runner-up Martin Truex Jr. by .010 seconds — roughly four inches

Read More

Corey LaJoie Returning to XFINITY with JGL Racing at Atlanta

Corey LaJoie will make his return to NASCAR’s national circuit this upcoming weekend with JGL Racing for the XFINITY Series’s Heads Up Georgia 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. LaJoie, 24, will pilot the team’s No. 24 Toyota with sponsorship to

Read More

Stewart-Haas Racing Switching to Ford in 2017

Two-time championship-winning organization Stewart-Haas Racing announced that they are to run Ford Fusions in the Sprint Cup Series in 2017. The organization that field cars for Kurt Busch, Kevin Harvick, Danica Patrick and Tony Stewart revealed their intentions of switching manufacturers

Read More

The Weekend That Was: Daytona 500

And just like that, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is back in full swing following another running of the Daytona 500. Following a grueling 199 laps, Denny Hamlin was declared the winner in a duel to the finish with Martin

Read More

WHAT A FINISH: Denny Hamlin Edges Martin Truex Jr. In Closest Daytona 500 Finish Ever

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Denny Hamlin edged Martin Truex Jr. by 0.010 seconds to claim his first career Daytona 500 victory on Sunday at Daytona International Speedway. The finish that was the closest in Daytona 500 history was not only

Read More