Martin Truex, Jr. put on a clinic at the NASCAR Cup Series throwback race at Darlington, leading 248 of the race’s 293 laps and winning both stages to score this third win of the 2021 season and his second career win at the speedway.
Kyle Busch won stage 1 and took the lead from Kyle Larson on a late-race restart to win Kansas Speedway’s Buschy McBusch Race 400 on Sunday, completing the weekend sweep after winning the Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday night.
In 2007, Jeff Gordon moved into second place on Talladega Superspeedway’s all-time wins list with his sixth victory at the track. In 2015, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. tied Gordon’s record and sat tied for second only to his father. On Sunday, Brad Keselowski joined the elite list of six-time Talladega winners.
NASCAR’s stretch of short-track racing has now brought the Cup Series to Richmond Raceway, the only ¾-mile track on the series’ circuit.
After trailing Kyle Larson most of the race, Ryan Blaney passed Larson with 9 laps to go in the 500-mile marathon of a race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday … Continue reading Atlanta Upset: Ryan Blaney Wins Ahead of Dominant Kyle Larson
In a season that has had two surprise first-time winners in its first two race, 23-year-old William Byron broke that streak to score his second career win in the NASCAR Cup Series and his first with crew chief Rudy Fugle.