Three top-10 starting positions at Loudon

From Hendrick Motorsports LOUDON, N.H. — Jimmie Johnson, who won the pole at New Hampshire in July, will once again lead his teammates to the Loudon green flag. Johnson earned a fourth-place starting position for Sunday’s race. Johnson attributed the recent speed shown by the No. 48 Lowe’s team to hard work from everybody at […]

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New Hampshire a trip home for No. 24 team member

From Hendrick Motorsports From CONCORD, N.C. — The weekend at New Hampshire is a trip home for some Hendrick Motorsports teammates, including Tony Bove, engine tuner for the No. 24 NAPA AUTO PARTS team. Bove is originally from Burlington, Vermont, which is approximately 167 miles northwest of the Loudon, New Hampshire, oval. New Hampshire Motor […]

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REED RETURNS TO DAYTONA TO DEFEND 2015 WIN

From Roush Fenway Racing  DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 17, 2016) – A year has passed since Ryan Reed’s emotional win at Daytona International Speedway (DIS), but the 22-year-old Roush Fenway Racing driver is not satisfied with just one trophy from the famed 2.5-mile superspeedway. “It’s awesome to be able to say my first win was […]

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WIX Filters brings technical depth to Hendrick Motorsports engine building

From Hendrick Motorsports  CONCORD, N.C. – Last month, Hendrick Motorsports announced the addition of WIX Filters to its lineup as a key technical partner beginning with the 2016 season. With the new partnership, all four Hendrick Motorsports drivers will be utilizing the No. 1 air and oil filters in motor sports underneath the hoods of […]

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Country star Craig Morgan to perform national anthem at Kobalt 400

From Las Vegas Motor Speedway  Award-winning country star Craig Morgan will highlight pre-race activities for the Kobalt 400 when he performs the national anthem before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, March 6. The native Tennessean and U.S. Army veteran is perhaps best known for his chart-topping hit […]

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Johnson, Gordon to attend Kobalt Kampout in Neon Garage on Friday, March 4

From Las Vegas Motor Speedway Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon, who have won a total of 10 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championships, will be the special guests at this year’s annual Kobalt Kampout in the Neon Garage at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, March 4. Johnson, who has won a record four Kobalt 400s to […]

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Richard Childress Nominated to the Motorsports Hall of Fame

From Richard Childress Racing The Motorsports Hall of Fame announced today that Richard Childress, chairman and CEO of Richard Childress Racing, was nominated to its 2016 class of inductees. Childress is one of seven individuals scheduled to be inducted into the hall of fame which honors and preserves the achievements of the greatest legends of […]

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Elliott earns pole for first career Daytona 500

From Hendrick Motorsports DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — For the second consecutive year, the No. 24 Chevrolet SS will take the green flag for the Daytona 500 from the pole position. This time, it comes with Chase Elliott in the driver’s seat. The rookie drove his No. 24 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet SS faster than any […]

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Jimmie Johnson on pole for Sprint Unlimited

From Hendrick Motorsports  DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The first race of 2016 is another step closer. For the second consecutive year, on the eve of the Sprint Unlimited, fans were paired with each crew chief for a random drawing to determine the starting order and pit road positions. And No. 48 team crew chief Chad […]

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SWITCHFOOT TO PERFORM PRE-RACE CONCERT AND NATIONAL ANTHEM AT NASCAR AUTO CLUB 400 RACE

From Auto Club Speedway  Fontana, Calif. (February 3, 2016) – SoCal native alternative rock band, Switchfoot, will sing the National Anthem and headline the pre-race concert on the O’Reilly Auto Parts Main Stage at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, March 20, just before the NASCAR Auto Club 400 race gets underway at Auto Club Speedway. Switchfoot […]

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