NASCAR licensing agreement reveals new details about the upcoming race to Chicago – NBC Chicago

NASCAR’s upcoming race to Chicago next July could tie a portion of Grant Park for more than a month, more than double what was previously expected, according to an event permit agreement obtained by NBC 5 Investigates. This is one of many new details revealed in the licensing agreement between NASCAR and the Chicago Park … Read more

Auto racing: NASCAR intensity, Dixon eyes IndyCar history

All times oriental NASCAR Cup Series united auto parts 400 Location: Richmond, Virginia. Schedule: Saturday, practice, 5:05 p.m., qualifying 5:50 p.m.; Sunday, the race, at 3 p.m. (USA). Track: Richmond Raceway. Race distance: 400 laps, 300 miles. Last year: Martin Truex Jr won after starting third. Final Race: Kevin Harvick broke a 65-race streak of … Read more

Take the Coke Zero Sugar 400 test and you can watch the finale of NASCAR regular season in Daytona

It all goes back to Daytona. With only 16 watershed spots, anything can happen on the high banks of Daytona! Be here to experience the intensity as the drivers do their best to keep their championship hopes alive at the World Racing Center on August 27. So, you want to go, right? All you have … Read more

Winners Von Dohren and Decker Swinehart at Bob Hilbert Sports Night at Grandview Speedway

It was “Do It in the Dirt” sponsored by Bob Hilbert Sportswear Saturday night at Grandview Speedway, and after a night of wild, crazy, exciting and entertaining car racing, Craig Von Dohren of Oley, Pa. On lap 18 of the restart of Carroll Hine III of Reading, Pennsylvania, he raced home to win the sixth … Read more

INSIGHT: Kurt Busch concussion sets NASCAR Next Gen crash front and center

While there’s no denying that Kurt Busch has had a series of slams this season, his fellow NASCAR Cup Series drivers are questioning the car’s role as Busch continues to sideline with concussion-like symptoms. “We have all the data on him, he’s taken a lot of hits over 25g,” said Busch co-owner Denny Hamlin. “The … Read more

Car racing: Riddick dominates the road, NASCAR match pressure increases

All times oriental NASCAR Cup Series FireKeepers Casino 400 Location: Brooklyn, Michigan Schedule: Saturday, practice, 12:35 p.m., and qualifying, 1:20 p.m.; Sunday, the race, at 3 p.m. (USA). Route: Michigan International Speedway Race distance: 200 laps, 400 miles. Last year: Ryan Blaney won after starting third. Final Race: Tyler Reddick survived an intense overtime battle … Read more

Indianapolis isn’t NASCAR’s crown jewel anymore, but Brickyard still stands out for motorsports

It wasn’t the Brickyard 400, but AJ Allmendinger still accepted the bricks after winning in Indianapolis last season. Stacy Revere / Getty Images The Brickyard is no longer the Brickyard. Yes, the race still has the word in the title – the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard. Indy is still Indy and Indy will always … Read more