Denny Hamlin passed sentimental favorite Matt DiBenedetto in the closing laps Saturday night to win the NASCAR Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway. It’s Hamlin’s fourth win of the season.
Tyler Reddick, who started in last place after his car failed inspection four times, won at Bristol after leader Justin Allgaier hit the wall late.
Denny Hamlin won the pole for Saturday night’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway, the first of the season for Toyota and Joe Gibbs Racing.
Heavy metal band Slayer’s sponsorship of J.J. Yeley’s No. 54 car for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday night has been removed amid controversy.
Investigators say the plane carrying NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family bounced, veered off the runway and ended up on a Tennessee state highway during a crash landing.
Brett Moffitt pulled away on a restart with three laps to go and won the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series’ playoff opener Thursday night at Bristol Motor Speedway to earn a spot in the Round of 6.
A small plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his wife ran off the runway and caught fire at the Elizabethton Municipal Airport in Tennessee on Thursday. In a text, Earnhardt told ESPN’s Marty Smith that he and his family are OK.
Matt DiBenedetto has been told by Leavine Family Racing he will not be brought back for a second season with the NASCAR team in 2020.
David Ragan, citing his desire to spend more time with his wife and two daughters, said he’ll race on a part-time basis in 2020 in NASCAR and other series.
Jimmie Johnson is still looking for an apology from Ryan Blaney after contact last Sunday at Watkins Glen, but it may be a long wait as Blaney said Friday that Johnson is “out of line” for expecting one.