Sport Clips Haircuts announced Wednesday the company will continue as a sponsor of Joe Gibbs Racing and Denny Hamlin this season in both the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR XFINITY Series.
Joey Logano stormed to a late-race victory in Sunday’s Can-Am 500 at Phoenix Int’l Raceway, staving off elimination for the second time in a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series cutoff race and punching his ticket into the Championship 4.
Hometown favorite Denny Hamlin may have spent six years out of victory lane at Richmond International Raceway, but he found his way back to the top of the heap on Saturday night.
For the past two seasons or so, a trend has emerged of the weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race winner performing a celebration that is so intense, it rivals that of a smoky eruption of Mount St. Helens.
It shouldn’t be a question anymore that wherever the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series goes from week to week, Denny Hamlin will be a threat to score the victory.
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Denny Hamlin was visibly in pain Sunday morning in the NASCAR driver’s meeting after waking up with back spasms, a condition that Hamlin admittedly fights through every few months and endured this weekend in the latest chapter of that story. What differed about Sunday though, was that Hamlin was able to fight through the pain on NASCAR’s fastest …
Paul Menard was fastest in the opening NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice session at Pocono Raceway on Friday. In his first weekend with brand new crew chief Danny Stockman, Menard came to run up front — touring the ‘tricky triangle’ with a fast time of 50.722 seconds (177.438 mph) behind the wheel of his No. 27 Menards Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing.
As NASCAR racing continues to thrill fans week in and week out this year, the increase in close competition has been the the driving force behind the increased consumption of NASCAR action in broadcast, digital and social media.
LOUDON, N.H. — Rookie of the Year contender Chase Elliott paced the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice for Sunday’s New Hampshire 301 on Saturday. Elliott, behind the wheel of his No. 24 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports, put together a fast lap of 28.998 seconds (131.347 mph) around the one-mile New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Elliott was followed …
Joe Gibbs Racing driver Carl Edwards paced the first of two practice sessions at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on Saturday morning. Edwards, behind the wheel of the No. 19 Arris Toyota, posted a fast time of 28.974 seconds (131.456 mph) around the one-mile NHMS oval.
Denny Hamlin made a furious rally in the closing stages of Saturday’s Hisense 4K TV 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, ultimately climbing from sixth on the two lap sprint, passing Joey Logano exiting turn two on the final lap and holding off Austin Dillon coming back to the checkered flag for his first XFINITY win of the season.