Officials at the Texas Motor Speedway have announced that the entirety of the 1.5-mile oval will be resurfaced and reprofiled…
By AMANDA VINCENT Although Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth is slated to get somewhat of a makeover that will include a new surface and reconfiguration of turns one and two by the time the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series visit the facility April 7-9, Goodyear will not conduct an official tire [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Texas Motor Speedway near Fort Worth is getting a makeover in time for the April 7-9 NASCAR weekend that will culminate in the running of the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. Work is scheduled to begin Jan. 9. The project, expected to be completed in mid-March, includes a complete repaving, [...]
Texas Motor Speedway is getting new pavement. (Getty) Texas Motor Speedway will flatten out turns 1 and 2 when the track gets repaved before the April 9 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. The track announced the unsurprising repaving project Friday. Show More Summary
In an effort to combat the weather and keep its three major races on track, Texas Motor Speedway on Friday announced a complete repaving of its 1.5-mile oval and the installation of an improved drainage system. This in the wake of a 2016 season in which both of its NASCAR Sprint Cup races and its IndyCar event suffered long rain delays. Show More Summary
Texas Motor Speedway has switched to a nontraditional entitlement sponsor for its Verizon IndyCar race, working out a three-year deal with Rainguard Water Sealers. Firestone, the tire company, had sponsored the June night race since 2010. Show More Summary
Harvick tried contacting Dillon this week to resolve their issues, but Dillon did not respond. Kevin Harvick understands Austin Dillon's ire over their run-in a week ago that sent Dillon crashing into Texas Motor Speedway's Turn 4 wall. Show More Summary
Rain caused major problems at Texas Motor Speedway last weekend but as NASCAR returns to the desert at Phoenix International Raceway, rain will not be a problem. The 2016 NASCAR season is close to ending its season at Homestead-Miami...Show More Summary
With the exception of a yearly NASCAR Camping World Truck Series visit to the dirt track of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, the three national series of NASCAR — Truck, Xfinity and Camping World Truck — are asphalt series, a few concrete but mostly asphalt. Heck, is there any NASCAR series that races on dirt [...]
Wiley X-sponsored NASCAR driver Carl Edwards won the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway Sunday night November 6. This post Wiley X Sponsored Driver Carl Edwards Wins at Texas Motor Speedway appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR’s weekly penalty/warning report, released on Wednesday, for penalties and warnings as a result of issue during the Nov. 3-6 race weekend that culminating in Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth listed several penalties, including fines, suspensions and points deductions. Crew members Michael S. Rathje and Michael [...]
NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. may have taken the rest of 2016 off to recover from concussion symptoms, but he can still drive fast—a bit too fast for the local police around Texas Motor Speedway. Read more...
Some people just can't leave work at the office. Take Dale Earnhardt Jr., for instance, who was pulled over for speeding Sunday on his way to the Texas Motor Speedway, the Charlotte Observer reports. His girlfriend, Amy Reimann, was in the car with him— Sporting News says he was "wheeling...
Carl Edwards captured a victory at the rain-shortened Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway. We have lots of great coverage over at (...)
By AMANDA VINCENT Wet weather toyed with the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series racing schedule at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth on Sunday, delaying the start of the race by several hours and then shortening the event from a scheduled 334 laps to 293 laps. Carl Edwards was the leader at the premature end of [...]
Carl Edwards ensured he will have an opportunity to win the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship with a victory on Sunday at a rain-shortened AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. The race was delayed because of the weather and ultimately called after 293 of 334 laps. Show More Summary
Carl Edwards booked his place in the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup's Championship 4 by winning a rain-soaked AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth on Sunday. Officials called the race after 293 laps on account of rain...Show More Summary
Carl Edwards has a chance at the 2016 title. (Getty) Carl Edwards will be racing for the Sprint Cup championship at Homestead. Edwards won Sunday’s rain-delayed and rain-shortened race at Texas Motor Speedway, holding off Joey Logano and Martin Truex Jr. Show More Summary
FORT WORTH -- Carl Edwards beat the rain and the field on Sunday night at Texas Motor Speedway to earn a spot in the championship round of NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup. Edwards held off Martin Truex Jr. to a rain-triggered caution with 41 laps remaining to take the in the AAA Texas 500. Show More Summary
While running in front of Chase driver Kevin Harvick in the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, Austin Dillon wound up in the wall. The wreck, Dillon said, was because Harvick wasn’t happy about a “silver-spoon kid” outrunning him. But it sounds like Dillon’s still mad about an insult from three years ago. Read more...