Tag "Las Vegas Motor Speedway"

Martin Truex Jr. Wins In Las Vegas; Kyle Busch And Joey Logano Brawl On Pit Road

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – In Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Martin Truex Jr. passed Brad Keselowski with just two laps to go en route to winning his first race of the season. Truex Jr. started second in

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Joey Logano Dominates At Las Vegas Motor Speedway For 28th Career NASCAR XFINITY Series Win

LAS VEGAS, Nev.– Joey Logano won Saturday’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after leading 106 laps of the 200-lap race. The driver of the No. 12 REV Ford for Team Penske captured his 28th

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Las Vegas Motor Speedway To Host Two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Races In 2018

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Las Vegas Motor Speedway will hold a pair of aces next year as the 1.5-mile superspeedway doubles down with a second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race for the 2018 season and beyond. The speedway made

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Tyler Reddick Hits The Jackpot In DC Solar 350

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Tyler Reddick claimed his first victory of the 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season in Saturday night’s DC Solar 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Reddick, driver of the No. 29 Cooper Standard Ford F-150, led

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Three Cup Teams Receive Written Warnings Exiting Las Vegas

Three Sprint Cup teams have been issued written warnings exiting last week’s Kobalt 400 race weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The three teams to receive warnings were Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 19 team, Richard Childress Racing’s No. 31 team

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My Brain On NASCAR: The “What The Heck Is Going On” 400

The first week in March marked the 112th anniversary of the birth of Theodore Seuss Geisel, better known by his pen name of Dr. Seuss, and the 19th running of the Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. What do

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Strong Run for Ryan Blaney Generates Momentum into Phoenix

Ryan Blaney took home Sunoco Rookie of the Race honors for Wood Brothers Racing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, bringing home a sixth-place finish in the Kobalt 400. The driver of the No. 21 Motorcraft Ford turned in

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Brad Keselowski Survives The Elements To Win Kobalt 400 In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Despite high winds, rain and a dust storm, Brad Keselowski was able to pass Kyle Busch in the closing laps of Sunday’s Kobalt 400 to claim victory at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Keselowski, driver of the

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Kyle Busch Wins Boyd Gaming 300 At Hometown Track, Las Vegas Motor Speedway

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Kyle Busch led 199 of the 200 laps as he drove to his first victory NASCAR XFINITY Series at his hometown track, Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Saturday’s Boyd Gaming 300. The driver of the No.

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JGR Teammates Pace Final Las Vegas Practice

Matt Kenseth and Carl Edwards paced the field in final practice for Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, turning in respective times of 28.502 and 28.594 seconds. The Joe Gibbs Racing teammates were tailed on the speed chart

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Tony Stewart Provides Update on His Recovery

As he did at Atlanta one week ago, Tony Stewart took a trip to a race track as he visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday to watch over his Stewart-Haas Racing operation’s performance in the weekend’s Kobalt 400. During his stay

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Kurt Busch Goes Back-to-Back, Scores Kobalt 400 Pole

Kurt Busch won his second Coors Light Pole Award of the season in as many weeks after taking the top qualifying spot for Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy Chevrolet

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Vegas Race May Resemble 2014-2015 Races, says Carl Edwards

The Sprint Cup Series’s new low-downforce aero package has provided plenty of great racing in the three races it’s been utilized in thus far, but Sunday’s race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway may have a different look, says Carl Edwards.

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Jimmie Johnson, Aric Almirola Lead Thursday Vegas Test Sessions

Jimmie Johnson and Aric Almirola were the fastest drivers in each respective test session held at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday. Johnson’s lap of 27.982 seconds led the way in the first session of the day while Almirola’s 27.988

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