Ex NASCAR Driver Banned From Racing in Australia

According to The Daily Telegraph, the former NASCAR driver has been banned from racing in Australia after he did donuts on the streets of Darwin on Saturday night. The act was caught on video and Gordon was afterwards fined $4,000 while also receiving a ban for racing by the Confederation of Australian Motorsport (CAMS). CAMS oversees…

NASCAR’S DEBRIS CAUTION EXPLANATION IS ‘SO NASCAR’

Following this past weekend’s race in Michigan, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Tony Stewart took shots at NASCAR and their debris cautions. To the surprise of nobody, NASCAR responded and their answer was a typical NASCAR answer. Water bottles and cowboy hats on the track Sunday in Michigan didn’t result in NASCAR throwing a caution. However,…

Chase Elliott Makes Controversial Statement After Coming Up Short At Michigan

You’re not going to believe this. If I’m being completely honest here, I was prepared to write off Chase Elliott as nothing more than an overhyped popularity machine that got to where he was because of his last name and not what he could do on the racetrack. In fact, I even wanted to address the article to…

These NASCAR drivers to become next first-time winner

Danica Patrick OK, OK, another long shot. Patrick appears to be running out of time in her quality No. 10 Stewart-Haas Racing ride, as sponsorship isn’t flocking to her like it used to. Her 10th-place finish at Dover this season was her first in two years and she’s never had a top-five finish in 168…

NASCAR Heat 2 is back by popular demand — of two key features

Last year’s NASCAR Heat Evolution put a strong racing engine under its hood. It just lowered an unmistakably no-frills body onto the frame of the whole thing, which cast aspersions on what its makers had done well: race hard, and authentically. Players had to really want to play NASCAR Heat Evolution. Fortunately, that wasn’t because…

NASCAR star Jimmie Johnson ready to race

Jimmie Johnson put the beer on ice and held a muted victory celebration. The morning after he hoisted another NASCAR trophy in victory lane, Johnson was in New York to have a form of skin cancer cut out of his right shoulder. Johnson surprised the auto racing community Monday when he tweeted that he was…

NASCAR HANDS DOWN SUSPENSIONS TO THE NO. 18 TEAM

On Sunday in Dover a tire came off of Kyle Busch’s No. 18 machine as he was leaving pit road. During the telecast and in the day following it was speculated whether NASCAR would punish the No. 18 team, on Wednesday they did. Let’s call an ace an ace. Kyle Busch and the No. 18…

The Reason Why Fans Stopped Attending NASCAR Races

For eight years, Lanette and Jim Williams of Missouri said they traveled to an average of nine NASCAR races per season. They’d pack their PT Cruiser, drive for a day or two and arrive at the racetrack to tailgate and soak up every moment of their favorite sport. Sometimes they’d follow the circuit for two…

Truck teams racing as much for cash as checkered flag

The green flag will fly today for the Camping World Truck Series and some teams could be further in the red by the time the checkered flag waves. A series that debuted with four demonstration races in 1994 sees its teams battle financial challenges while facing questions about a schedule that has veered from its…