I’m beginning to think we should just go ahead an pencil-in Martin Truex Jr. as one of the four drivers battling for the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series title in the season-finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway in November. Heck, lets just go ahead and write Truex’s name in pen. I’m not going so far as [...]
Phil Nicoletti went 12-18 for 16th overall at round 10 At Unadilla MX in New Berlin, NY, the tenth round of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Series, Auto Trader Monster Energy JGR Suzuki rider Phil Nicoletti from Cohocton, NY came back from injury to race at his hometown track. Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT After a stage win and a second-place finish in the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn on Aug. 13, Martin Truex Jr. is in a position to clinch the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular-season championship in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol (Ten.) Motor Speedway [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT As pressure mounts in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series with the regular season winding down and the playoffs on the horizon, the garage at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn ahead of the Aug. 13 running of the Pure Michigan 400 played host to a real-life NASCAR soap opera, highlighted by Brad [...]
With three races to go, 13 drivers have secured a chance at a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series title
By AMANDA VINCENT Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn is beginning to look like Kyle Larson’s personal Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playground. After finishing second in the Knoxville Nationals dirt sprint car race in Knoxville, Iowa, Saturday night, Larson returned to MIS in the wee hours of Sunday morning and won the Pure Michigan 400 [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Driver Matt DiBenedetto and crew chief Gene Nead will remain with Go FAS Racing’s No. 32 Ford team in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series next year, according to Mason St. Hilaire, the team’s general manager. “I think, as a small program, we’re really one of the most improved,” St. Hilaire said. [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and Kasey Kahne will have to start the Pure Michigan 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn in the back Sunday after going to a backup cars because of crashes in final practice Saturday. “Losing it on corner entry is never [...]
Looks like a beautiful Sunday for a NASCAR race at Michigan International Speedway Another nice race day at Michigan International Speedway for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Pure Michigan 400. We will see mostly sunny skies and a pleasantly warm afternoon. Show More Summary
The defending series champion will switch to a backup car and must start Sunday’s race at the rear of the field. Jimmie Johnson will start last in Sunday’s Monster Energy Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway after a crash...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Michigan native Brad Keselowski won his first home-state Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series pole Friday, posting a 35.451-second/203.097 mph lap in the third of three rounds of qualifying at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, for Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400. “Paul Wolfe (crew chief) and my team, they kept dialing in on the [...]
When Kasey Kahne got the news from team owner Rick Hendrick last weekend that he won’t be returning to Hendrick Motorsports in 2018, Kahne admits the news initially shook him as he wondered about his future in the Monster Energy CupShow More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Andrew Murstein, one of the co-owners of Richard Petty Motorsports, things a spending cap should be placed on Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series team in an effort to level the playing field. “Every single league has a cap now these days; it creates a level playing field,’’ Murstein said, as quoted in [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT All three of NASCAR’s national series are in action this weekend, with the Camping World Truck Series and the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heading to Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn. The Truck Series will run the LTI Printing 200 on Saturday, with the MIS race weekend culminating the in the Pure [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season may be the last for Danica Patrick at Stewart-Haas Racing, and it may be her last in Cup Series racing altogether. And judging by comments she made last weekend, at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International, prior to the Aug. 6 running of the I Love [...]
In a break from the traditional sedan, Chevrolet today announced that the Camaro ZL1 coupe will be its car of choice for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series starting next season. Seven-time Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson joined Mark Reuss, executive vice president of GM product development, to introduce the new race car at the GM's...
By AMANDA VINCENT Chevrolet drivers in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series will pilot Camaro ZL1s in 2018, the manufacturer revealed during a media event in Detroit on Thursday. The Camaro ZL1 will replace the outgoing Chevrolet SS next season. “Chevrolet, Camaro and ZL1 are all synonymous with winning, both on and off the track,” [...]
Martin Truex Jr., driver of the No. 78 Toyota Camry, scored his fourth win of the Monster Energy Cup Series season, August 6, 2017 at Watkins Glen. This post Martin Truex Jr. Drives No. 78 Toyota to Victory at Watkins Glen appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
By AMANDA VINCENT Kasey Kahne still had one year remaining on his contract with Hendrick Motorsports when the official announcement of his release from the team as driver of the No. 5 Chevrolet in the Monster Energy Cup Series came Tuesday morning. In a news conference on Wednesday, car owner Rick Hendrick stated that he [...]
Monster Energy/Pro Circuit Kawasaki will be short-handed this weekend at round 10 of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship at Unadilla.