By AMANDA VINCENT Ben Rhodes barely make the 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs, getting in by virtue of winning a tiebreaker against Ryan Truex. But Rhodes claimed his first-career Truck Series win Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the Las Vegas three and guaranteed his advancement to round two, one race [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Ben Rhodes edged out Christopher Bell by 0.06 seconds Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to claim his first-career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win in the Las Vegas 350. With the win, Rhodes also joined Bell as the two drivers guaranteed advancement to the second round of the 2017 playoffs. [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT All three of NASCAR’s national series are in action this weekend, with the Xfinity Series and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series running at Dover (Del.) International Speedway and the Camping World Truck Series at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. the K&N Pro Series East also will race at Dover this weekend. For the [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR Camping World Truck Series veteran driver Timothy Peters has a ride for Saturday’s race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, courtesy of Young’s Motorsports. He’ll be behind the wheel of the team’s No. 02 Chevrolet. “I can’t thank Young’s Motorsports enough for the chance to drive their truck this weekend at Las [...]
Nicholas Austin Tom, a UC Irvine graduate, died June 22, 2015, at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, where the rave was being held.
An estimated 136,000 festivalgoers attended the first day of the 2017 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, and a minimal percentage of them found themselves in trouble with the law.
Agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives used a secret off-the-books bank account to buy a $21,000 NASCAR suite at Bristol Motor Speedway and a trip to Las Vegas, among other things, reports the Washington Post. Sadly, it wasn’t to investigate on-track fistfights, or anything else for that… Read more...
Greg Anderson raced to victory in the K&N Horsepower Challenge, defeating Shane Gray in the final round at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Courtney Force set the track elapsed time record, driving her Chevy Camaro Funny Car to a 3.867-second run at 327.66 mph during the first qualifying session in the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
No injuries were reported in the accident that occurred just outside of Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The Furniture Row Racing hauler carrying the cars of driver Erik Jones was involved in a hit-and-run traffic accident early Thursday morning...Show More Summary
Kyle Busch and Joey Logano had a physical altercation following Sunday’s Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Kyle Busch, Joey Logano nor any of their respective crew members will be penalized for their involvement in a post-race...Show More Summary
Candymaker Mars, Inc., a #brand that serves as the primary sponsor for Kyle Busch’s NASCAR Cup car, voiced their displeasure with Busch for starting a fight at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. That’s rich, because they’ve never remarked on any first grader who’s ever been elbowed in the stomach over a pack of Skittles. Read more...
There’s nothing like a good old fashioned NASCAR pit fight. And Kurt Busch gave us a good one on Sunday after the Kobalt 400 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Busch and Joey Logano had a little run-in on the final turn of the race, which resulted in Busch veering off the track and out […]
Martin Truex captured his first win of the season on Sunday at Las Vegas. Martin Truex Jr. passed a slowing Brad Keselowski with two laps remaining to win Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The victory was Truex’s first...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Joey Logano and Kyle Busch both were racing inside the top-five in the closing laps of the Kobalt Tools 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday. When the checkered flag, Logano was still in the top-five in fourth, but Busch slid to a 22nd-place finish [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Martin Truex Jr. broke Ford’s stangle-hold on Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory lane early in 2017 on Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, with a dominating performance from behind the wheel of his No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota that ended in victory lane at the end of the Kobalt 400. [...]
Martin Truex Jr. capitalized on Brad Keselowski’s late-race misfortune to win Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Brad Keselowski was out front and pulling away, seemingly headed to victory in Sunday’s NASCAR race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Show More Summary
On the final lap of Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch’s No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota was sent spinning toward pit lane after making contact with Joey Logano’s No. 22 Team Penske Ford. The real fireworks came after the race, when Busch, who finished 22nd, confronted Logano, who […]
Kyle Busch and Joey Logano got into a physical altercation at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday
Today’s race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway saved all the action for its last lap and of course, after the race. After Joey Logano got loose on the last lap and collided with Kyle Busch, Busch was sent sliding into pit lane. So, Busch went to go “chat” (and by chat, I mean fight) with Logano after the race. Read more...