By AMANDA VINCENT Two race tracks play host to NASCAR national-level racing this weekend. The Sprint Cup Series and Camping World Truck series playing their respective parts in a doubleheader at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa., with the Truck Series running the Pocono Mountains 150 on Saturday and the Sprint Cup Series closing [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT On Wednesday, NASCAR released its 2017 race start times for its three national series — Sprint Cup, Xfinity and Camping World Truck. The release announcing the race start times also included announced that the date of the 2018 Daytona 500 would be Feb. 18, a week earlier than in recent years, including the [...]
In the days since the Indianapolis Motor Speedway race weekend that culminated in Sunday’s running of the Brickyard 400, ahem, the Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at the Brickyard, most of the talk, aside from Kyle Busch’s dominance and Tony Stewart and Jeff Gordon’s joint tribute lap, has been how boring the racing was on Sunday, [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT John Wes Townley plans to return to competition for Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa., according to a release from Athenian Motorsports and Zaxby’s, Townley’s primary sponsor. He’ll also compete in the ARCA Racing Series event at Pocono on Friday. Townley has been sidelined [...]
Victims of both the Nice atrocity, in which 84 people were killed by a man driving a truck through crowds on Bastille Day, and the Paris attacks of November 13, in which 130 died and hundreds more were injured in a series of attacks, are considering legal actions against the state.
By AMANDA VINCENT Jake Griffin will be behind the wheel of the No. 11 Red Horse Racing Toyota for Wednesday’s Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, according to a recent announcement from the race team. “I’m really excited for this opportunity to drive for [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Kyle Larson will be the lone NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular in the 32-truck race field for the Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, on Wednesday night. The Eldora Dirt Derby is the lone dirt track race on the yearly Camping [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series takes to the dirt at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, Wednesday for the renamed Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby. Eldora, owned by three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart, is the one and only dirt track stop on the yearly Truck Series schedule, and just [...]
Your elementary school self was right: playing in the dirt is a lot of fun. And thus, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series kicks up big clouds of soil at Eldora Speedway again, tonight at 9:00 p.m. ET. on FS1. In the meantime, behold the dusty post-apocalyptic truck-scape of yesterday at Eldora. Read more...
CargoX, a Brazilian startup that has been described as “Uber for trucks,” is announcing that it has raised $10 million in Series B funding. The analogy is kind of irresistible, since Uber co-founder Oscar Salazary is one of CargoX’s investors — he’s certainly seen his share of “Uber for X” pitches, but he told me he sees a big opportunity here due to… Read More
(Getty Images) A man was pulled from a burning truck in the parking lot behind the grandstands at Kentucky Speedway during Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race. Ky Speedway GM Mark Simendinger says fire started in cabin of white pick up truck w person inside. Show More Summary
As ISIS struggles to survive, they unleash a series of attacks in Paris, Brussels, Baghdad, Orlando, Istanbul and quite possible Nice, France. The question is whether it is the last act of a desperate group, like Japanese pilots in World...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR Camping World Truck Series crew chief Adam Brenner on the No. 86 team of driver Brandon Brown has been suspended from NASCAR competition through July 27 and placed on probation through Dec 31, according to the weekly penalty/warning report from NASCAR that was released on Wednesday. Brenner’s suspension was a result of a [...]
Gallagher and Townley grappled Saturday night (NASCAR). Spencer Gallagher and John Wes Townley have been fined for their wrestling match during Saturday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Gateway Motorsports Park. Townley, the instigator of the fight, was fined $15,000 while Gallagher was fined $12,500. Show More Summary
Matt Tifft (R) at Talladega earlier this year. Matt Tifft, who has made starts in the Xfinity Series and Camping World Truck Series, is sidelined indefinitely after doctors discovered a brain tumor. Joe Gibbs Racing, where the 20-year-old...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT With a visit to victory lane at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta after the Buckle Up in Your Truck 225 on July 7, William Byron further cemented his spot in The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series’ first chase to determine its season champion and continued to rack up bonus points with which to [...]
Latest car pack includes one of the biggest (and one of the smallest) vehicles to ever hit the series.
On Thursday, July 7, at 6:20 a.m. a yellow Penske rental truck pulled up in front of Starbucks Headquarters in Seattle. Ten Stand.earth volunteers jumped into the back of the truck and pulled out a series of 62 large plastic bags each of which was dangling from a long steel cable. Show More Summary
Marvel Comics' wave of announcements for their post-Civil War II line-up keeps on trucking with news of three more ongoing series with high-profile creative teams that give us a peek at the new Marvel NOW. As part of the new status quo,...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT On Friday, NASCAR announced the location for its season-end awards banquets for its three national series – Sprint Cup, Xfinity and Camping World Truck. Las Vegas will play host to the Sprint Cup Series for Champion’s Week that will culminate in the Sprint Cup Series Awards banquet on Dec. 2 at [...]