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Bristol NASCAR: Larson grabs win after Elliott and Harvick tangle
Could the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season be the best ever?
NASCAR Clash takes on LA Coliseum
Richmond NASCAR: Truex overcomes start penalty to take victory
Why Hamlin's Darlington win was a significant statement

Kyle Larson snatched a NASCAR Cup victory at the Bristol Motor Speedway's night race, arguably helped by Chase Elliott who stopped the win going to Kevin Harvick.

With a successfully revamped schedule in place and its Next Generation car set to hit the track, NASCAR is hoping to cash in on a promising 2022 Cup Series season.

NASCAR to run 2022 pre-season Clash at the LA Coliseum
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NASCAR has confirmed it will hold its annual pre-season exhibition Clash at the iconic Los Angeles Coliseum.

Martin Truex Jr started Saturday night’s NASCAR Cup race at Richmond with a penalty but ended it as the winner.

Denny Hamlin has all the makings of a serious contender for this season's NASCAR Cup Series championship, but his lack of a win prior to Darlington was a nagging point.

Bristol NASCAR: Larson grabs win after Elliott and Harvick tangle

Kyle Larson snatched a NASCAR Cup victory at the Bristol Motor Speedway's night race, arguably helped by Chase Elliott who stopped the win going to Kevin Harvick.

Could the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season be the best ever?

With a successfully revamped schedule in place and its Next Generation car set to hit the track, NASCAR is hoping to cash in on a promising 2022 Cup Series season.

NASCAR to run 2022 pre-season Clash at the LA Coliseum
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NASCAR to run 2022 pre-season Clash at the LA Coliseum

NASCAR has confirmed it will hold its annual pre-season exhibition Clash at the iconic Los Angeles Coliseum.

Richmond NASCAR: Truex overcomes start penalty to take victory

Martin Truex Jr started Saturday night’s NASCAR Cup race at Richmond with a penalty but ended it as the winner.

Why Hamlin's Darlington win was a significant statement

Denny Hamlin has all the makings of a serious contender for this season's NASCAR Cup Series championship, but his lack of a win prior to Darlington was a nagging point.

Darlington NASCAR: Hamlin beats Larson for dramatic playoff win
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Darlington NASCAR: Hamlin beats Larson for dramatic playoff win

Denny Hamlin picked a perfect time to earn his first win of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season.

NASCAR's largest Next Gen car test to date set for Daytona

NASCAR will hold its largest test yet of its Next Gen Cup car next week at the Daytona International Speedway.

Why NASCAR's most resilient driver has landed on his feet at 23XI Plus

Why NASCAR's most resilient driver has landed on his feet at 23XI

In a career that has had many ups and downs, Kurt Busch has been written off many times before. But facing career uncertainty after the sale of Chip Ganassi's NASCAR team, the 2004 Cup champion has found a new berth at Denny Hamlin and Michael Jordan's 23XI organisation - which underlines his enduring value

Daytona NASCAR: Blaney survives to win in wreck-marred finish
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Daytona NASCAR: Blaney survives to win in wreck-marred finish

A late-race shove sent Ryan Blaney to a second consecutive victory as he claimed top honours in Saturday night’s NASCAR Cup race at Daytona under caution.

Kurt Busch joins 23XI Racing as teammate to Wallace in 2022

23XI Racing will expand to two full-time NASCAR Cup Series teams next season and veteran Kurt Busch will drive the second entry.

NASCAR Cup Series boss steps down amid animal cruelty charges

The managing director of NASCAR’s Cup Series, Jay Fabian, will “step back” from his role as he faces felony and misdemeanour charges of animal cruelty.

Michigan NASCAR: Blaney vaults to victory after late restart push

Team Penske driver Ryan Blaney made it a seventh straight victory for Ford at Michigan International Speedway, taking his second NASCAR Cup victory of the year over William Byron.

NASCAR restores more COVID protocols to protect drivers

NASCAR has once again altered its COVID protocols to limit driver exposure, following a rise in reported cases across the US.

Indianapolis NASCAR: Allmendinger takes shock win after chaotic race

AJ Allmendinger, a part-time driver in the NASCAR Cup Series, ended up as the shock winner of the chaotic inaugural race on the Indianapolis road course.

NASCAR drivers bemoan loss of Indianapolis oval "crown jewel"
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NASCAR drivers bemoan loss of Indianapolis oval "crown jewel"

Joint NASCAR Cup points leader Denny Hamlin is among the drivers bemoaning the series swapping Indianapolis’s oval for the road course this year, saying it has “lost a crown jewel”.

Watkins Glen NASCAR: Larson keeps clear of Elliott for win

Kyle Larson returned to winning ways at Watkins Glen and took another step toward claiming the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series regular season title.

Elliott chasing NASCAR history on Watkins Glen return

Reigning NASCAR Cup champion Chase Elliott returns to the site of his first series win this weekend to add to his already-stout record in road racing.

Trackhouse signs Chastain for 2022 NASCAR Cup season

Trackhouse Racing has announced that Ross Chastain will drive for the team in the NASCAR Cup Series next season, when the team takes over Chip Ganassi Racing's assets.

Karam to make NASCAR debut in Xfinity Series race at IMS

IndyCar Series veteran Sage Karam is set to make his NASCAR debut next month on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course.

How Keselowski aims to emulate Stewart with move into ownership

Brad Keselowski’s departure from from Team Penske to join Roush Fenway Racing as a co-owner and driver isn't the first time a NASCAR Cup champion has made such a move.

Why NASCAR's most resilient driver has landed on his feet at 23XI Plus

Why NASCAR's most resilient driver has landed on his feet at 23XI

In a career that has had many ups and downs, Kurt Busch has been written off many times before. But facing career uncertainty after the sale of Chip Ganassi's NASCAR team, the 2004 Cup champion has found a new berth at Denny Hamlin and Michael Jordan's 23XI organisation - which underlines his enduring value

NASCAR
Aug 31, 2021
The F1 nearly-man winding back the clock in NASCAR’s European cousin Plus

The F1 nearly-man winding back the clock in NASCAR’s European cousin

A multiple F3000 race winner, Marc Goossens was on the precipice of making Formula 1 in the 1990s - but a lack of budget left him without a path to the promised land. Turning to an illustrious racing career in sportscars, Goossens left the endurance circuit to try his hand at racing stock cars - and now calls the NASCAR Euro Series home

NASCAR
Jul 1, 2021
Why a British prospect is trying to make it in NASCAR Plus

Why a British prospect is trying to make it in NASCAR

There has never been a full-time British driver in the NASCAR Cup. But Alex Sedgwick, who is rising through the stock car ranks, wants that to change and could be a trailblazer for European talents to reach the top echelons of the NASCAR ladder

NASCAR
Feb 28, 2021
How Earnhardt’s death changed American motorsport Plus

How Earnhardt’s death changed American motorsport

It's 20 years since legendary driver Dale Earnhardt Sr died at the Daytona 500, but the legacy of his crash continues today through the pioneering safety work done by NASCAR

NASCAR
Feb 18, 2021
The NASCAR subplots to keep an eye on in 2021 Plus

The NASCAR subplots to keep an eye on in 2021

This weekend's Daytona 500 kickstarts a NASCAR Cup season that promises plenty of intrigue courtesy of new owners and a refreshed calendar. Here's what you need to know ahead of the new season

NASCAR
Feb 12, 2021
How a second-chance NASCAR ace is rebuilding his career Plus

How a second-chance NASCAR ace is rebuilding his career

From a disgraced NASCAR exile, Kyle Larson has been given a shot at redemption by the powerhouse Hendrick Motorsports squad. Replacing seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson is no easy billing, but Larson has every intention of repaying the team's faith

NASCAR
Feb 11, 2021
Autosport's top 5 NASCAR machines Plus

Autosport's top 5 NASCAR machines

The American stock car scene is more famous for its close racing and occasional punch-ups, but there have been some fantastic machines too. As part of Autosport's 70th anniversary celebrations in 2020, we picked out five of its best

NASCAR
Jan 3, 2021
Why NASCAR's latest second-generation champion is just getting started Plus

Why NASCAR's latest second-generation champion is just getting started

Chase Elliott's late charge to the 2020 NASCAR Cup title defied predictions that it would be a Kevin Harvick versus Denny Hamlin showdown. While the two veterans are showing no signs of slowing down, Elliott's triumph was a window into NASCAR's future

NASCAR
Nov 17, 2020