NASCAR set to make its first visit back on the 22nd at Atlanta

This weekend marks the first repeat track visit of the 2022 season for the NASCAR Cup Series with the Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart (Sunday, 3 p.m. ET on US Network, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Hendrick Motorsports driver William Byron won the first race at Atlanta’s newly reconfigured 1.54-mile oval … Read more

OUTLOOK: NASCAR Teams Learning To Live With Lean Next Gen Parts Supply

The overwhelming concern looming in the NASCAR season regarding parts shortages is still a relevant conversation, but maybe not that overwhelming, depending on who you ask. Paul Wolfe laughed as he admitted he isn’t comfortable with his inventory after winning at World Wide Technology Raceway with driver Joey Logano. Wolfe said he’s not sure when … Read more

OUTLOOK: Anticipation builds for WWTR Cup debut

As the inaugural NASCAR Cup Series race at World Wide Technology Raceway draws ever closer to reality, the anticipation naturally grows for everyone involved. The track, located in Madison, Illinois, just east of St. Louis, will host two races, the Camping World Truck Series and the Cup Series, next weekend, June 3-5. “There is no … Read more

23XI performance “not acceptable” for Hamlin

The recent struggles of Denny Hamlin’s two cars at 23XI Racing are “disturbing” and “not acceptable” to the team’s co-owner. Hamlin won last weekend at Richmond Raceway for Joe Gibbs Racing as both of his cars finished outside the top 25. A loose wheel late in the race doomed Bubba Wallace and he finished 26th. … Read more

OUTLOOK: NASCAR bosses take proactive approach to avoid crew burnout

Chris Gabehart spent weeks this offseason dealing with an agenda item that had nothing to do with preparing Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 11 Toyota. Gabehart is as concerned as anyone in the industry about the burnout plaguing NASCAR Cup Series teams with a bye weekend on the schedule that doesn’t come until mid-June. Beginning with … Read more

OUTLOOK: Reality Calls Cindric

Austin Cindric has come back to reality. Cindric, as you may recall, started the NASCAR Cup Series season on a high by winning the Daytona 500. That was on February 20 and immediately after, the 23-year-old became a shining star pulled in every direction, pushed through obligation after obligation and, oh, let’s not forget, still … Read more