Busch: ‘Streamlining’ two-car NASCAR Ganassi team size appealing – NASCAR

Busch: ‘Streamlining’ two-car NASCAR Ganassi team size appealing – NASCAR

Kurt Busch says his move to the Chip Ganassi Racing NASCAR Cup series team for 2019 was appealing because it is a “streamlining” two-car outfit Busch has left the four-car Stewart Haas Racing squad, spearheaded by 2018 title contender Kevin Harvick, to make the switch. The new Ganassi recruit will partner Kyle Larson in 2019, […]

Chad Knaus gets in early holiday spirit

Chad Knaus gets in early holiday spirit

Chad Knaus is known around the track as an intense competitor as evidenced by his seven Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championships and 81 wins atop the pit box with Jimmie Johnson. The 2019 season will see Knaus work with Sunoco Rookie of the Year William Byron and the No. 24 team at Hendrick Motorsports. […]

NASCAR’s Casey Mears Buys Modern Southwest Home in AZ for $2.2M

NASCAR’s Casey Mears Buys Modern Southwest Home in AZ for $2.2M

NASCAR’s Casey Mears just purchased a lovely home in the heart of Scottsdale, AZ, for $2.2 million. The property is an extraordinary remodel project from local design-build group Modern Nest. Once Mears saw the completed project, says listing agent Nicholas Carlson, he left another home he was interested in in his rear-view mirror and made […]

15-year-old Sam Mayer of Franklin on rapid rise toward NASCAR

15-year-old Sam Mayer of Franklin on rapid rise toward NASCAR

Sam Mayer of Franklin takes a break during practice at the Slinger Speedway season opener, one of the few races he has done in his home state.(Photo: Dave Kallmann / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) Scott Mayer was dropping off his son, Sam, last month in North Carolina. Sam would spend much of his summer there, 850 […]

Kyle Busch outduels Kyle Larson at Chicagoland for fifth win

Kyle Busch outduels Kyle Larson at Chicagoland for fifth win

CLOSE Kyle Busch feels that NASCAR should not only promote its young stars, but also established drivers such as himself, and Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick. USA TODAY Sports Kyle Busch celebrates on the start/finish line after winning the Overton’s 400 Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway.(Photo: Mike DiNovo, USA TODAY Sports) JOLIET, Ill. — Highlights of […]

Top Cup drivers still seeking first win of 2018 season

Top Cup drivers still seeking first win of 2018 season

Mike Hembree, USA TODAY Published 5:49 p.m. ET June 29, 2018 CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Mike Hembree tells us why Martin Truex Jr. is a threat to win the Overton’s 400 on Sunday. USA TODAY Sports Kyle Larson recorded four victories last season but has come up empty so far in 2018.(Photo: Mike DiNovo, […]