In the opening Sprint Cup Series practice session on Friday morning, Kyle Larson ended up being the fastest at the Dover International Speedway. Larson’s lap at 165.578 mph was his final lap in the practice session as the No. 42 team was preparing for qualifying.
Whilst the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has presented us with no end of drama, there can have been few more unfortunate moments than when it was announced that the three-times champion Tony Stewart suffered a painful back injury whilst riding a dune buggy in San Diego in January.
LOUDON, N.H -- If practice fast can turn into Sunday fast, Kyle Larson could be on your short list of who wins the Bad Boy Off Road 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The driver of the Target Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Chevrolet paced the first Saturday practice with a speed of 132.186 and finished off Happy Hour with a speed of 132.577.
SPARTA, Ky. -- Erik Jones topped the chart in final XFINITY Series practice at Kentucky Speedway. The driver of the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota posted the fastest time in the final practice session with a time of 28.720 and a speed of 188.022 mph.
Carl Edwards earned the Coors Light Pole Award for the Bad Boy Off Road 300 Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (Sunday, 2 p.m. ET, NBCSN, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) by recording a third-round lap of 135.453 mph in his No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota.
SPARTA, Ky. -- Erik Jones posted the fastest time in first XFINITY Series practice at Kentucky Speedway.
The NASCAR Foundation will donate $1 million to NYU Langone Medical Center, as part of a multi-year partnership to benefit hospitalized children. Through this partnership, The NASCAR Foundation will enhance the Child Life Program at the Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital of New York at NYU Langone.
While the stat books will show it was a clinic by Nico Rosberg, it was anything but in the closing laps of Formula 1's night race.
Kyle Busch opened the door, and that was all the invitation Erik Jones needed. When Busch, the polesitter for Saturday’s The Drive for Safety 300 at Chicagoland Speedway, spun with a tire down while leading on Lap 182 of 200, Jones took full advantage of his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate’s misfortune.