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NASCAR Xfinity: Stephen Leicht returns with Obaika Racing

By AMANDA VINCENT Stephen Leicht will return to the NASCAR national-level stage in 2017, driving the No. 77 Obaika Racing Chevrolet in the Xfinity Series. The race team tweeted the news on Tuesday. “Former Sprint Cup Rookie of the Year, Stephen Leicht, will drive the No. 77 Obaika Vroom Brands Chevrolet. Welcome to the team [...]

Two-time Sprint Cup Series runner-up Carl Edwards is reportedly set to retire

Two-time Sprint Cup Series runner-up Carl Edwards will not race in 2017. The Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 19 car driver is set to retire and pursue other interests outside of racing, according to multiple reports. Fox Sports was the first to report the news Tuesday morning, noting neither Edwards nor anyone at Joe Gibbs Racing would […]

NASCAR's Top Series Is Now The MEN Cup; Let Us All Tip Our Flat Brims In Appreciation

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Finally, we know what NASCAR’s top-level series will be called next year. The series formerly known as Sprint Cup is now the MEN Cup. That’s right: the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. We’re going to call it MEN Cup for short for all the dude-bros out there wanting to get their oval racing fix. Read more...

NASCAR Cup: Chase Elliott tops 2016 die cast sales list

By AMANDA VINCENT Dale Earnhardt Jr. was recently crowned the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Most Popular Driver for the 14th-consecutive year, but none of his paint schemes of 2016 were the top seller when it comes to dice casts in 2016. That distinction, instead, went to 2016 Sprint Cup Rookie of the Year Chase Elliott, [...]

Report: Monster paying $20 million a year to sponsor Cup Series

Monster is succeeding Sprint as the Cup Series’ title sponsor. (Getty) Monster Energy is reportedly getting the sponsorship rights to NASCAR’s No. 1 series at a per-year rate far less than what Sprint paid. According to a report from...Show More Summary

Report: Monster paying $20 million a year to sponsor Cup Series

Monster is succeeding Sprint as the Cup Series’ title sponsor. (Getty) Monster Energy is getting the sponsorship rights to NASCAR’s No. 1 series at a per-year rate far less than what Sprint paid. According to a report from Sports Business...Show More Summary

NASCAR Cup: one crewman suspended, another reinstated

By AMANDA VINCENT On Tuesday, NASCAR released what was probably its final penalty report of the year. The report listed one indefinite suspension and a reinstatement. Ryan D. Hess, who worked with BK Racing in the Sprint Cup Series in 2016, was indefinitely suspended for a violation of NASCAR’s substance abuse policy. Hess also was [...]

He's back: Dale Earnhardt Jr. medically cleared to drive in 2017

Dale Earnhardt Jr. missed 18 races in 2016. (Getty) Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s return to the Sprint Cup Series in 2017 is all but official. Hendrick Motorsports announced Thursday that Junior had been medically cleared to compete next season. Show More Summary

PAST PERFORMANCE IS NO GUARANTEE OF FUTURE RESULTS: ? Sting: Obama Isn’t Doing Enough To Figh…

PAST PERFORMANCE IS NO GUARANTEE OF FUTURE RESULTS: ? Sting: Obama Isn’t Doing Enough To Fight Climate Change. — CNSnews.com, September 22, 2014. ? Sting to headline NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards in Las Vegas. — NASCAR.com, November 10, 2016. As the Professor is wont to say, I’ll believe global warming is a crisis, when […]

Dodge evaluating NASCAR return

last monthVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Dodge would presumably compete in the Sprint Cup series.

Jeff Gordon to drive in 2017 Rolex 24

Jeff Gordon drove in eight races in 2016 after he retired followed the 2015 season. (Getty) Jeff Gordon will make his second Rolex 24 start in January. The four-time Sprint Cup Series champion will drive for Wayne Taylor Racing in the season-opening IMSA sports-car race at Daytona International Speedway Jan. Show More Summary

Concussion symptoms gave Dale Jr. 'doubtful moments' about racing again

Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn’t compete in the final 18 races of the 2016 season. (Getty) Dale Earnhardt Jr. admitted Tuesday that he wondered if he’d ever be able to rejoin the Sprint Cup Series as he dealt with the symptoms of a mid-summer concussion. Show More Summary

As stars depart, NASCAR navigates a future of change

Sprint, the Cup Series’ title sponsor since 2008, is done at the end of 2016. (Getty) As NASCAR comes down from the high of a record-tying seventh championship from the sport’s greatest driver, it descends into a reality of declining interest. Show More Summary

Greg Biffle parts ways with Roush Fenway Racing

Greg Biffle finished second in the 2005 Chase to Tony Stewart. (Getty) The Greg Biffle era at Roush Fenway Racing won’t be continuing in 2017.  Biffle, 46, wouldn’t be returning to the team for a 16th season in the Sprint Cup Series....Show More Summary

Tony Stewart races his final Cup race 'true to form all the way to the end'

Your browser does not support iframes. HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Tony Stewart wanted to make sure he and his team had fun on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway in the final race of his 18-year Sprint Cup Series career. It was a tough task after Stewart fell two laps down thanks to an ill-handling race car. Show More Summary

NASCAR Cup: Danica Patrick debuts clothing line on HSN

By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Danica Patrick has started a clothing line called Warrior by Danica Patrick, and the line is set to debut Jan. 2 on HSN. “I’ve always been interested in fashion,” Patrick said, according to a People magazine article. “When I was a little girl, if I didn’t like [...]

Watch Eddie Vedder’s Surprise Appearance At NASCAR Awards

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards on Friday night were full of surprises. When Eddie Vedder met racecar driver Tony Stewart earlier this year, he told him about the EB Research Partnership, a nonprofit dedicated to curing the skin disease epidermolysis bullosa. Stewart made a sizable donation on the spot, and the two became fast […]

NASCAR Cup: Dodge return looks likely

By AMANDA VINCENT After Brad Keselowski won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship from behind the wheel of a Dodge in 2012, the manufacturer went out on top, pulling out of the sport at that season’s end. There’s a good chance, though, that Dodge will be returning to the sport sooner rather than later, judging [...]

Have we seen the end of HScott Motorsports?

When the checkered flag waved on the Ford EcoBoost 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season-finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 20, did we see the end of HScott Motorsports? Unfortunately, I’m inclined to believe that may be the case. No, there hasn’t been a gloom-and-doom announcement of team members receiving pink slips or being told [...]

NASCAR Cup: Roger Penske receives Bill France Award for Excellence

By AMANDA VINCENT During the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards banquet Friday evening at Wynn Las Vegas, team owner Roger Penske was honored with the Bill France Award of Excellence. The award isn’t presented every season, but when it is, it’s presented to someone who is deemed to have made outstanding contributions to NASCAR Cup-level racing. Team [...]

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