Eclectic class of five luminaries voted into NASCAR Hall of Fame
The 2018 NASCAR Hall of Fame class is an eclectic group but all five members share at least one thing in common. They all are responsible for monumental contributions to the sport of stock car racing.
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 2017 Charlotte Race Info
Information about the Coca-Cola 600 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 on FOX; scheduled green flag 6:18pm/et
Charlotte Race Information.
Thursday at Charlotte Motor Speedway (ET): Cup practice 2:00-3:25pm; NXS practice 4:00-4:55pm; NXS practice 6:00-6:55pm; Cup qualifying at 7:15pm. All on FS1.
There is no on-track activity Friday.
Entry List for the Coca-Cola 600 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway is posted, 40 teams/drivers [for 40 spots] are listed. 36 teams with Charters are guaranteed to make the field. The rest need to make the field via qualifying / qualifying races / rules book (owners attempts/points).
Some of the drivers entered include:#7-Yeley*, #15-Sorenson, #23-Gaulding, #51-Hill*, #55-Cope*, #83-LaJoie*.
Drivers who currently do not drive for a team with a Charter and need to race into the field: #7-Yeley*, #51-Hill*, #55-Cope*, #83-LaJoie*.
Drivers who would miss the race if qualifying: None.
UPDATE: J.J. Yeley will be in the #7. Elliott Sadler was on the initial entry list. Carl Long has withdrawn his #66.(5-24-2017)
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Stewart-Haas, Nature's Bakery tent. settle suit
Stewart-Haas Racing and Nature's Bakery have tentatively settled their lawsuit over the fig-bar company's dropping its sponsorship of Danica Patrick.
Five Icons Selected As 2018 NASCAR Hall Of Fame Class
Byron, Evernham, Hornaday, Squier, Yates Comprise Hall's Ninth Class
Richard Petty Motorsports announced that Regan Smith will once again fill in for the injured Aric Almirola in this weekend's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. A replacement for future races has not been announced.
List of military members to be honored during 600 Miles of Remembrance
Windshield headers on all 40 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series cars will be replaced with the names of fallen military service members during Sunday's Coca-Cola 600.
NASCAR National Series News & Notes -- Charlotte
A look at many news, notes and story lines for the Coca-Cola 600 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
According to a report in the Sports Business Journal, Monster Energy will have a reduced activation presence at this weekend's Coca-Cola 600 as part of an agreement with Coke. While Coca-Cola owns a 17% stake in Monster, sources said that some execs at Coke consider Monster a competitor. The report states that as a part of this weekend's agreement, Monster will not have sampling or its midway activation, but will still have some signage and the presence of Monster Energy girls in victory lane.
Reed Sorenson ready to go the distance with 'Low T Center'
Low T Center is the leader in physician-led diagnosis and treatment of low testosterone in men with 50 locations nationwide.
Daytona hosting hiring events for the Coke Zero 400 weekend
There are more than 200 Guest Services positions available during the upcoming Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR XFINITY Series races.
Tommy Baldwin Racing and Accell Construction to honor fallen military at Charlotte
LCpl Alejandro J "Poncho" Yazzie of the United States Marine Corps will be riding on board the #7 driven by J.J. Yeley.
NASCAR legend Jack Roush honored by SAE Foundation
Hall of Fame Nominee to receive Industry Leadership Award.
NASCAR Article Links
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NASCAR Related Racing Birthdays
Happy Birthday [5/24]: Joey Logano, Ricky Craven, Chip Ganassi, Lesa France Kennedy, Amy Rice, Brent Sherman, Colt Hammond, Kenny Habul, Tommy Chong, George Clark, Terry Fisher, Sandy Lynch, Jack Smith
NASCAR Television Listings
Television listings for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series, XFINITY Series, and Camping World Truck Series
2018 NASCAR national series' schedules released
The Cup season kicks off with the Daytona 500 on February 18, 2018; Final regular season race at Indianapolis; Las Vegas kicks off the playoffs; Charlotte fall race to be run on the road course.
Statistical Advance - Analyzing the Coca-Cola 600
A look at some of the top statistical performers and top-10 driver ratings at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Front Row Motorsports to honor fallen soldiers at Charlotte
Cassill's #34 will pay tribute to Pvt. Michael Murdock of Chocowinity, N.C., killed in Afghanistan on Sept. 11, 2008 while Ragan's #38 honors Petty Officer 1st Class Michael Strange, who was killed in Afghanistan on Aug. 6, 2011.
The same resin used to improve the groove at Bristol last month will be used this week on the high groove in the corners at Charlotte Motor Speedway as track officials and NASCAR attempt to improve the ability for drivers to use the upper lane during the race Sunday.
To honor service members, NASCAR Salutes returns at Charlotte
For the third consecutive year, windshield headers on all 40 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series cars will be replaced with the names of fallen military service members during Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Construction of Dick Trickle memorial continues
A bronze statue of Dick Trickle will wave to visitors in front of two curved walls featuring inscriptions, photographs and a dedication at the community park in Rudolph.
Motorcraft/Quick Lane, Wood Brothers Racing honor Kyle Petty's 1987 Coca-Cola 600-winning Thunderbird at DarlingtonBlaney Darlington scheme
The distinctive blue and white of the past replaces the traditional red and white layout of the present. Motorcraft replaces Citgo on the hood and Quick Lane Tire and Auto Centers replaces the former sponsor at an angle in front of the rear tires.
2017 All-Star Race NASCAR Cup Paint Schemes
2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Race Paint Schemes
2017 All-Star Open NASCAR Cup Paint Schemes
2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Open Paint Schemes
All-Star Race overnight TV ratings
The Monster Energy All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway earned a 1.5 overnight rating.
Truex Jr.'s #78 Toyota to honor fallen hero in Memorial Day weekend NASCAR race
2nd Lt. John C. Yates' name will grace the windshield of Martin Truex Jr.'s race car during Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600.
Shriners Hospitals for Children partners with David Ragan and Front Row Motorsports
A nationwide Shriners program encourages kids to be Superheroes of Summer Safety and to #EarnYourCape by following tips to reduce the risk of injuries during the summer months.
Richard Childress Racing makes crew chief change for Austin Dillon
Justin Alexander, who has served as the crew chief of the #2 Rheem/Menards Chevrolet for RCR in the NASCAR XFINITY Series will assume crew chief responsibilities for the #3 immediately.
Mixed results for option tires: UPDATE
After an All-Star race that featured three lead changes in 70 laps, a senior NASCAR executive defended the rules package but conceded that the option tire "didn't make a huge impact.''
Michigan driver parade lap going through the infield
The trucks will take a sharp left turn into the infield in Turn 3, then the drivers will continue through the infield before exiting in Turn 4. Fans are invited to line the route to cheer on their favorite driver up close.
MRO High Heel Dash returns
The MRO High Heel Dash returns to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday during LiftMaster Pole Night for the third straight year; Wives and girlfriends of NASCAR drivers and team members will race down pit road in high heels.
The NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2018 and winner of the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR will be announced Wednesday at 6:00pm/Ethan following a vote by the NASCAR Hall of Fame Voting Panel. The five NASCAR Hall of Fame inductees will be selected from 20 nominees, and the Landmark Award recipient will be chosen from a list of five nominees. The announcement will air live on NBCSN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, and streamed live on NASCAR.com.
Danica Patrick's Wonder Woman car joins Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s car graveyard
After a nasty, fiery wreck at the Kansas Speedway, it should have been off to the dump with Danica Patrick's Wonder Woman. Instead, the car will add to Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s car graveyard on his North Carolina property.
2017 Monster Energy All-Star Race
Kyle Busch wins the Monster Energy All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Kyle Larson finishes second. Chase Elliott won the fan vote to make the race.
Are Danica Patrick's hard wrecks catching up to her?
Patrick has been involved in many hard wrecks during her career, including some this season.
All-Star Race commercial breakdown
For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Saturday's race.
Watkins Glen International, New York State Fair announce marketing partnership
Watkins Glen International and the New York State Fair announced a partnership that will allow two of the state's largest attractions to promote one another to visitors.
Race Recap: Kyle Busch finds his mojo at Charlotte with Monster Energy All-Star Race win
Kyle Busch took control of Saturday night's Monster Energy All-Star Race on the final restart with 10 laps left and motored away to a 1.274-second victory-his first in a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series car at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
TowneBank returns as primary sponsor for Jeffrey Earnhardt
They will sponsor the #33 Chevrolet for All-Star race weekend events and the Coca-Cola 600 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race, at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Ernie Cope takes over as Allmendinger's crew chief
Randall Burnett, who was recruited for the position after the 2015 season, will be reassigned within the team.
France brings team to meet with Monster
NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France recently took several key executives on a trip to Corona, Ca. to continue his direct involvement in entitlement sponsorship relations with Monster Energy.
Almirola to miss 8-12 weeks
Further information regarding the driver of the # 43 Ford after Saturday race will be announced next week.
Fox "Drivers Only" broadcast for XFINITY race at Pocono
Race features Harvick on Play-by-Play; Logano and Bowyer with Analysis; Blaney, Jones and Stenhouse Jr. on Pit Road; and Patrick and Hamlin Hosting from Hollywood Hotel.
NASCAR continues to investigate Almirola's accident
NASCAR officials are doing a thorough inspection of the #43 Ford following Almirola's fiery crash during Saturday's Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway.
Cars to run decal for John Andretti at Coca-Cola 600
Andretti spoke Thursday during an announcement for his #CheckIt4Andretti campaign encouraging those 50 or older to get a colonoscopy.
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Sunday, May 28, 2017; Stages at laps: 100/200/300/400; green flag scheduled for 6:15pm/et, TV=FOX
Not released yet.
Thursday, May 25, 2:00 - 3:25 pm/et, TV-FS1
Saturday, May 27, 9:00 - 9:55 pm/et, TV-FS1
Saturday, May 27, 11:30 am/et - 12:20 pm/et, TV-FS1
Thursday, May 25 at 7:15 pm/et, TV-FS1
The season's longest race is next for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series with the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, May 28. Get all the information and updates here.
Saturday, May 20. Open Scheduled Green Flag (approx): 6:20pm/et; All-Star Race Scheduled Green Flag (approx): 8:25pm/et
16 drivers are eligible for the All-Star race. 24 drivers are entered for the Open.
Kyle Larson was fastest.
Erik Jones was fastest
Kyle Larson wins the pole. Kyle Busch starts second.
Bowyer, Blaney and Suarez raced their way into the All-Star race. Elliott was the fan vote.
Kyle Busch wins the All-Star Race. Kyle Larson finished second.
NASCAR Paint Schemes Chart & Links