2018 Team Preview: No News Is Good News With Roush Fenway

Question: what do Matt Kenseth and Kurt Busch have in common? A couple of things actually. Both were champions in the early 200s- 2003 and 2004 to be exact. Now, what else did they have in common? Both won NASCAR championships while in the employ of what has been known of late as Roush Fenway Racing. It wasn't so many years ago, Roush Fenway Racing was mentioned in the same breath as Hendrick and Gibbs. Carl Edwards, Mark Martin, Jeff Burton and Greg Biffle all enjoyed solid careers at Ro ...

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2018 Team Preview: Team Penske Expands

For the first time in several seasons, the number 12 will run for Team Penske. After a solid start with the Wood Bros., Ryan Blaney will join a stable that already includes Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano. There once was a time when Roush Racing was the class of the field for Ford. Since switching over from Dodge, Team Penske is now the standard bear for the Blue Oval, with all apologies to Stewart-Haas, who didn't fare poorly after leaving Chevrolet. Roger Penske has long been known as " ...

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Another Win For Ford, A Big Win For Stenhouse, Huge Win For RFR

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. did it! He got over the hump and into victory lane at Talladega Superspeedway Sunday. Say all you want about plate racing, this was no lucky shot in the dark. The two-time Xfinity Series champion is no back marker. Last season, Stenhouse scored four top fives and six top tens. Just 10 races into 2017, has three top fives and five top tens with the season just a quarter of the way into the schedule. Look over the schedule. The win in the Geico 500 comes after a ninth pl ...

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Why Would Kevin Harvick Go Anywhere Else?

It's official: Kevin Harvick is sticking with Stewart-Haas Racing by signing a long-term contract extension. Speculation has run rampant for weeks about the 2014 Sprint Cup champion's future, but a lot of it has just been that. Harvick has insisted all along he hasn't planned on going anywhere, but well, far be it from the truth to get in the way of a good story. If you really think about it, why would Kevin Harvick go anywhere else? At this point in his career, what would he gain from making ...

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Nascar Recap: Snow Flurry Win, Lose or Draw

So far, so good. Unless you live in Western New York or Northern Michigan, the amount of snow has fallen within reason. This slow flurry of activity mirrors the slowest season of the Sprint (at least for now) Cup season. Here's a chilly breakdown of winners and losers from the last week. (more…) ...

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