Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

Despite Adversity Off The Track, 2017 Has Been An “Incredible Ride” For Truex Jr.

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Martin Truex Jr. has shined on the track throughout the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, but off the track, he has faced personal battles that make his success in the race car just that much

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Danica Patrick Announces That She Will Step Away From Full-Time NASCAR Racing

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – In an emotional press conference on Friday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Danica Patrick announced that 2017 would be her final season as a full-time driver. Patrick has been competing full-time in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series since

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Matt Kenseth Captures First Win Of 2017 At Phoenix; Brad Keselowski Hangs On For Final Spot In Championship 4

AVONDALE, Ariz. – Matt Kenseth passed Chase Elliott in the closing laps of the Can-Am 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday to earn his first win of the 2017 season. Brad Keselowski held on to capture the final spot

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Kevin Harvick Clinches Championship 4 Berth With Texas Win; Martin Truex Jr. Advances Based On Points

FORT WORTH, Tex. – Kevin Harvick chased down and passed Martin Truex Jr. on Sunday to win the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway and clinch a spot in the Championship 4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. With just 10 laps

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Matt Kenseth Isn’t “Making Any Plans” For The 2018 Season

FORT WORTH, Tex. – Matt Kenseth, the 2003 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion announced on Friday that he will step away from full-time competition for an unknown amount of time following the conclusion of the 2017 season. The NASCAR

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THOMAS: The Spin Seen Around The World Isn’t Going To Hurt NASCAR’s TV Ratings

When Chase Elliott’s No 24 NAPA Chevrolet went flying into the outside wall during the closing laps of Sunday’s First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway, my jaw dropped, as did everyone else’s who saw the crash in-person. After the race,

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Kyle Busch Punches Ticket To Homestead-Miami After Surviving Chaotic Finish At Martinsville

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Kyle Busch held off Martin Truex Jr. to win the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway after a chaotic last-lap in NASCAR Overtime on Sunday. The extra laps on Sunday came to fruition when Denny Hamlin made

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PHOTOS: 2017 First Data 500 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Kyle Busch survived the last-lap chaos and held off Martin Truex Jr. to win the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway, his fifth victory of the 2017 season. With the win, Busch will now compete in the

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Martin Truex Jr. Continues NASCAR Playoff Dominance With Kansas Win

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – While racing with heavy hearts for the passing of Furniture Row Racing road-crew fabricator Jim Watson, Martin Truex Jr. piloted the No. 78 Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Toyota to victory on Sunday in the Hollywood Casino

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Drivers Tackle Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Roval In Goodyear Tire Test

CONCORD, N.C. – Two days of Goodyear tire testing on the Charlotte Motor SpeedwayRoval concluded on Wednesday with drivers gearing up for next year’s Bank of America 500 by lapping Charlotte’s challenging, 18-turn, 2.4-mile course. Martin Truex Jr., Kurt Busch, Jamie McMurray and Daniel Hemric tested tires for next year’s Bank of

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