Nascar shut down, but drivers battle in televised virtual race

2020-03-23 14:47

Nascar drivers turned to the internet to compete and entertain fans with a televised virtual race while the actual series remained shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic.

US racing driver John Andretti dies at 56

2020-01-31 09:43

John Andretti, a son of one of America's most famous motor racing families who tested his talent on a variety of tracks, has died of colon cancer at the age of 56, Andretti Autosport said.

Drivers, connect your Wi-Fi! iRacing is a hit in Nascar

2019-02-14 12:45

'You don't need huge funds to go racing. You just need a computer and an internet connection,' says 4-time iRacing world champion Ray Alfalla.

Harvick dominates in Michigan to claim his seventh win of the season and lets his son wave the chequered flag

2018-08-13 06:26

Kevin Harvick capped off his father-son weekend by dominating a race and putting 6-year-old son Keelan in the passenger seat to hold the flapping, checkered flag out of the window.

Daniel Ricciardo drawn to Nascar (and even NFL)

2018-06-21 09:23

Daniel Ricciardo drove go-karts while growing up in Australia and found himself drawn to stock car racing and the big personalities behind the wheels.

Nascar: Kyle Busch wins at Texas - First of the season for Joe Gibbs Racing

2018-04-09 10:47

Kyle Busch finished ahead of Kevin Harvick at the rest of the field this time, winning at Texas Motor Speedway.

Christopher Bell races to first Nascar Xfinity Series win

2017-10-23 09:40

Christopher Bell raced to his first Nascar Xfinity Series victory, beating dominant Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Erik Jones after they made contract with four laps left at Kansas Speedway

'When you boo me it hurts my feelings' - Racer Danica Patrick to fans

2017-06-15 09:47

'I'm taking the booing. I'm doing the best I can,' says Nascar veteran Danica Patrick as she confronted angry spectators on track. WARNING: harsh language

Nascar adds road course for 2018

2017-05-24 08:03

Nascar has announced several changes to its 2018 schedule, including new tracks in the final 11 races of the season.

'The big one': Crazy 16-car Nascar crash at Talladega

2017-05-08 10:16

American motorsport media has dubbed Sunday's crash at the Talladega superspeedway 'the big one', watch the crash involving 16 cars.


WATCH | Horror crash mars end of Daytona 500 as Hamlin claims win

2020-02-18 09:58

Denny Hamlin sealed back-to-back victories in an incident-packed Daytona 500 on Monday, winning a photo finish in a race marred by a horrific crash that left veteran driver Ryan Newman seriously injured.

High-speed crashes | Nascar racing could be the best way to learn about physics

2019-09-05 05:30

Today’s speed lover can live vicariously by watching their favorite Nascar drivers race around the track at death-defying speeds. The crash-prone sport however could also be a boon to science.

DOCUMENTARY: Behind the scenes with Pit Crews - Episode 6: The adrenaline-fuelled world of Nascar

2018-08-23 20:00

Welcome to the adrenaline-fuelled world of Nascar and the people who keep the cars on the oval.

Harvick uses bump-and-run on Busch to win at New Hampshire

2018-07-23 08:04

Kevin Harvick used a bump-and-run on Kyle Busch with seven laps left to win a thrilling battle of two of NASCAR's dominant drivers at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Familiar faces, fond farewells, bumping headline Indy line-up

2018-05-14 09:26

They're sleek, speedy and have been all the rage around Gasoline Alley and other tracks around the country where passing has become the norm. The throwback month is in full swing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

WATCH: The closest Nascar race finish yet!

2018-02-19 11:13

Chevrolet drivers, Tyler Reddick and Elliort Sadler completed what was the closest Nascar race finish yet.

Nascar drama: Earnhardt calls Harvick's comments 'hurtful'

2017-08-11 11:53

Dale Earnhardt Jr. said he's proud of his accomplishments after Kevin Harvick suggested that Nascar's growth has been hindered because Earnhardt hasn't won enough.

Wallace to become 1st black driver in Nascar Cup since 2006

2017-06-07 09:40

Darrell Wallace Jnr. will become the first black driver at Nascar's top level since 2006 when he replaces Aric Almirola at the Pocono Raceway.

WATCH: Nascar driver Almirola survives fiery wreck on track

2017-05-15 08:59

Nascar driver Aric Almirola has been released from hospital after fracturing a vertebra during a fiery wreck at the Kansas Speedway.

NASCAR track owner arrested for prostitution ring

2017-04-10 08:37

Nascar has severed ties with a Connecticut racetrack after its owner was charged with patronising a prostitution ring that police say exploited young men with mental health issues by delivering them to wealthy clients for sex.

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