Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 54 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR), sustained a compound fracture of the right lower leg in an accident during Saturday’s NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway. Additionally, Busch suffered a mid-foot fracture of his left foot in the accident.
The South Point Hotel & Casino will return to Richard Childress Racing as the primary sponsor on the No. 21 Chevrolet Camaro, piloted by Daniel Hemric, for the 2018 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. The 2018 season marks the seventh year of a partnership between RCR and the Las Vegas-based hotel and casino.
Garrett Smithley scored one of the best runs of his NASCAR career Saturday night at Iowa Speedway, finishing 10th in the American Ethanol E15 250 Xfinity Series race. Smithley ran with the lead pack much of the night and was in eighth place, behind JD Motorsports with Gary Keller teammate Ross Chastain, for the final restart.
Ryan Reed, driver of the No. 16 Lilly Diabetes Ford Mustang can clinch his spot in the inaugural XFINITY Series Chase tonight at Richmond. Reed spent yesterday visiting with local veterans, including those living with diabetes and discussed that experience, his Chase scenario and more.
FOX Sports and NASCAR solidified their future together last October when they announced a multi-platform, multi-series media rights agreement through 2022. Today, less than 10 months later, the two organizations announced they have extended that agreement, which begins in 2015 and runs through 2024.
Kenny Wallace will pilot RAB Racing Chassis No. 42 in the Sam's Town 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. This chassis last saw action at the Nationwide Series finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway in November, 2011.
At the age of five years old, Trevor Bayne sat in the grandstands at Bristol Motor Speedway watching his heroes of the sport battle on the high-banks. Seeing their battles inspired one thought in the young man's mind - wanting to be a NASCAR driver one day. Flash forward to today, Bayne has made his mark in the sport in winning a Daytona 500 and fulfilling other accomplishments.