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With careers likely ending Matt Kenseth, Jamie McMurray are all smiles
Kenseth, who returned to Roush this season for 15 starts in the No. 6 Ford after losing his ride at Joe Gibbs Racing, hasn’t announced any plans for 2019 season.
Kenseth, No. 6 Team Close Out 2018 with Strong Top-10
Making his final start with Roush, Kenseth qualified 17thon Friday, but quickly proved to be stronger then he qualified not far into Sunday’s 267-lap event. Kenseth hung around 16thfor the opening laps, reporting he was tight in the center but loose on exit. The 2003 Cup Champion ended stage one 16t
Former NASCAR Champs Busch, Kenseth Set to Move on in 2019
— NASCAR’s driver carousel will spin long after the season finale. Former Cup champions Kurt Busch and Matt Kenseth, and Daniel Suarez, AJ Allmendinger, Regan Smith and Jamie McMurray are among the drivers certain to start next season with new teams or new roles.
Matt Kenseth finishes sixth in possible last race at Homestead
A week ago at Phoenix, Kenseth finished a season best 7th, that was topped by one spot on Sunday. When asked if this was his last race, Kenseth told reporters he may make it a habit of coming to Homestead each year just for those questions.
After Homestead don’t use the ‘R’ word around NASCAR driver Matt Kenseth
Lost among all the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup seriesChampionship 4hoopla this weekend atHomestead-Miami Speedwayis the fact that for one former Champion Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 could very well be his last race; with the emphasis on “could be.”Matt Kensethwill climb aboard the No. 6 Roush-Fenway Ra
2018 Team Reviews: Roush Fenway Racing
With the 2018 season getting further and further in the rearview, it’s time to take a look back and the highs and lows of each Cup Series team in 2018. Next up, Roush Fenway Racing.
John Henry interested in buying a stake in NASCAR
Billionaire John Henry has shown interest in buying a stake in NASCAR, potentially adding to a sports empire that includes the Boston Red Sox and the Liverpool Football Club, people familiar with the situation said.
The 25 Most Intense NASCAR Rivalries (On And Off The Track)
There are a few misconceptions that many people have about NASCAR racing. There’s a little more to it than a few laps around a circular track. Its explosion of popularity should be a testament to that, alone. But, when anything makes its way into the mainstream, there tends to be a lot of media bias
2018 Top NASCAR Storylines: Say Goodnight, Kasey (& Jamie & Matt)
For several drivers, 2018 marks the end of a NASCAR journey. Among those who have said they don’t plan to race full-time (or at all) in the sport in the future are Jamie McMurray (who may run the 2019 Daytona 500 before he hangs up his helmet), Kasey Kahne, Matt Kenseth, Cole Whitt, Elliott Sadler,
#6 Roush Fenway Racing NASCAR Team News and Links
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. named pace truck driver for 2019 Daytona 500
Quick links: NASCAR America | NASCAR on NBC Podcast | NASCAR. The two-time Daytona 500 winner will lead the field to green for the 61st edition of the “Great American Race” in a Chevrolet Silverado pace truck. It will be the first time a truck has been used as a pace vehicle for the Daytona 500.
Samantha Busch suffers miscarriage
Quick links: NASCAR America | NASCAR on NBC Podcast | NASCAR. The news comes eight days after the couple announced their second pregnancy. They were expecting a baby girl in August after a successful in-vitro fertilization procedure. That process resulted in the birth of their son Brexton in 2015.
Friday 5: Turnaround in 2018 has Aric Almirola looking ahead to 2019
Quick links: NASCAR America | NASCAR on NBC Podcast | NASCAR. Almirola improved 24 spots from last year to finish a career-high fifth in the points, the biggest turnaround from one season to the next in Cup since the elimination format debuted in 2014.
Roger Diez: A review of the racing season
And it's a wrap! The 2018 racing season is officially over for all the top-level professional motorsports organizations. The Formula One race at Abu Dhabi last Sunday was a bit of an anti-climax, as both the drivers' and constructors' championships had previously been settled. Lewis Hamilton won han
NASCAR's controversial Cup champion
Why is Joey Logano so divisive? Samarth Kanal traces things back. NASCAR’s latest Cup Series champion, Joey Logano, first cut his teeth in the no20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota. Now, JGR’s quartet of veteran drivers are his greatest enemies.
Ryan: Wild cards, computer games and other championship leftovers
Quick links: NASCAR America | NASCAR on NBC Podcast | NASCAR. It was Year 5 for the Championship 4, a fitting milepost for analysis and evaluation of NASCAR’s playoffs.
Joey Logano Wins 1st NASCAR Cup Series Championship
This might be Logano's 10th full season in the Cup Series, but he's still just 28 years old. He's the 4th driver since 1990 to win a Cup Series championship before turning 30, joining his current teammate Brad Keselowski, along with Kurt Busch and Jeff Gordon (Gordon did it 3 times). Gordon and the
2018 takeaways: Joey Logano's title, approach refreshing
NASCAR ended the 2018 season on a high note. For the fifth time in its five-year existence, the Championship Four formula delivered these champions:Joey Loganopreceded byMartin TruexJr.,Jimmie Johnson,Kyle BuschandKevin Harvick. They all became Cup champs in an undeniable fashion -- by winning when
5 Points to Ponder: Mark Martin Was Right All Along - Frontstretch
The 28-year-old Team Penske driver becomes Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion in his tenth full season — winning his third race of the season at Homestead-Miami Speedway and the 21st of his career, to get it done and pick up the “oversized” trophy. Back in 2015, Logano headed into the Martins
Joey Logano nearly found himself out of NASCAR. Now, he’s a champion
Sure, Logano won a couple of races, but his first four seasons were at the best substandard, especially considering the unrealistic expectations that were thrown on him. Everyone thought this kid was going to be a championship contender from the get-go, but that was not the case. His average points