Snoopy Increases Her Lead

For Kevin Harvick, Texas is the new Phoenix. Overcoming a pit-road penalty for a tire placed in his pit box too early, Harvick took control of the AAA Texas 500 as the sun set on Texas Motor Speedway and won his third straight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff race at the 1.5-mile track in…

Snoopy Dawn Is Kicking Butt!

Denny Hamlin held off Chase Elliott on the final restart and went on to win the Hollywood Casino 400 in NASCAR Overtime on Sunday at Kansas Speedway. But for Elliott, the second-place finish was enough for him to advance into the Round of 8 as the last car into the field. That left Brad Keselowski…

Snoopy Dawn Maintains Her Lead

Two factors threw the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs into chaos on Monday afternoon — Talladega and Ryan Blaney. By .007 seconds — the sixth-closest finish in series history — Blaney edged Ryan Newman to win Monday’s rain-delayed 1000Bulbs.com 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, which took a big bite out of most other playoff contenders…

The Bay Area Bandit Takes The Lead

Moments after taking the checkered flag in Sunday’s Bank of America ROVAL 400 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course, race winner Chase Elliott revisited the site of his biggest mistake. Elliott drove his No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet up to the tire barrier in Turn 1 of the 2.28-mile, 17-turn course and began a…

The Cheddar Head Surges To The Lead

On a night of “firsts” for Joe Gibbs Racing drivers, Martin Truex Jr. continued to assert his mastery over the first round of the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. Rallying from a spin off the bumper of Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s Ford and passing teammate Kyle Busch for the lead with 25 laps left,…

The Vegas Super Star Still On Top

 It had been almost three months since Martin Truex Jr. last raised a trophy, and while others may have wondered about his No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota team’s playoff potential, its members never wavered in confidence or pursuit. And sure enough, they were the ones celebrating in Victory Lane at Las Vegas Motor Speedway…

The Church Forecloser Passes Them All

Denny Hamlin bounced back from multiple setbacks to overtake Matt DiBenedetto with 11 laps to go and win the Bristol Night Race on Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway. Hamlin’s comeback spoiled DiBenedetto’s attempt at an improbable victory just days after Leavine Family Racing told him his services would not be needed for the 2020 season….

Snoopy Dawn Surges To The Top

Kevin Harvick held on for his second victory of the Monster Energy Series season Sunday, stretching his final fuel run at Michigan International Speedway. Harvick’s Stewart-Haas Racing No. 4 Ford led 22 of the 200 laps in the Consumers Energy 400. His third win at the 2-mile Michigan was the 47th of his Monster Energy…

Kathy Holds On To A Slim Lead

Thanks to a fast No. 11 Toyota, a feel for fuel economy and a first-ever application of traction compound to the asphalt at Pocono Raceway, Denny Hamlin rediscovered the magic at the “Tricky Triangle” that marked his spectacular debut in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series in 2006. Leading a 1-2-3 finish by Joe Gibbs…

The Sheriff Holds On To His Slim Lead

It can be said that it’s not about how you start, it’s how you finish! It can also be said that, at Bristol, either someone is in your way, or you are in someone’s way. Essentially, there is nowhere to run and nowhere to hide at Bristol, baby! That was the case for Kyle Busch…