Chase Elliott’s run as NASCAR’s most popular driver hit two consecutive years when he was voted as the sport’s top star. Bill Elliott, Chase’s father, won the award 16 times during his career.
Joe Gibbs, who won his fifth NASCAR Cup Series championship as a car owner last month, was honored with the Bill France Award of Excellence on Thursday night.
Joe Vaughn, a longtime volunteer and leader with a South Carolina-based foundation serving the autism community, won the ninth annual Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award on Thursday night. The prize includes a $100,000 donation to Project HOPE.
NASCAR has signed Busch Beer, Coca-Cola, Geico and Xfinity as its “premier partners” in a change to its traditional sponsorship model.
Darius Rucker, who served as the frontman for Hootie & the Blowfish until venturing into country music in 2008, will perform at Daytona International Speedway prior to the 2020 Daytona 500.
NASCAR has fined three car owners $50,000 each and penalized four teams for manipulating the season-ending Cup Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in an alleged scheme to collect a higher bonus payout.
Jimmie Johnson said Thursday that he made his decision to step aside from full time driving after the 2020 season in October and looks forward to putting his family first after making a final bid for his eighth NASCAR Cup Series title.
In shocking news, seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson announced on Twitter that 2020 will be his final season racing as a full-time driver in the sport’s top division. While Johnson’s on-track performance has certainly dropped off in recent years, it was generally believed that the driver of the No. 48 Chevy would remain …
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Jimmie Johnson said that 2020 will be his final year as a full-time Cup driver.
Not only did Kyle Busch win the championship, JGR teammate and 2017 champ Martin Truex Jr. was second in points for the second straight year.