Category archives for: Sprint Cup

Radio Commentator Barney Hall Dies At 83

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Barney Hall, long known for his work as a commentator with the Motor Racing Network, passed away Tuesday due to complications from a recent medical procedure. He was 83 years old.

CSX Renews With Front Row Motorsports

CSX will return as a primary sponsor on the No. 34 Front Row Motorsports Ford driven by Chris Buescher in 2016. (HHP/Harold Hinson Photo)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie Chris Buescher will promote railroad safety with CSX in 2016, with the transportation company returning its “Play It Safe” messaging to the Front Row Motorsports No. 34 Ford Fusion for a fourth consecutive season.

NASCAR Reveals TV Schedules

NASCAR has announced television schedules for all three national divisions. (HHP/Alan Marler Photo)

NASCAR, in collaboration with broadcast partners FOX Sports and NBC Sports Group has announced race start times and network coverage for all three of its national series based on previously released schedule dates for 2016.

David Ragan Joins BK Racing

David Ragan has joined BK Racing to drive the No. 23 Toyota in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. (NASCAR Photo)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series veteran David Ragan will join the BK Racing line-up to pilot the No. 23 Toyota Camry for the 2016 season.

VIDEO: Daytona Rising Time Lapse

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From September 2013 to January 2016, EarthCam construction cameras documented progress for the Daytona Rising project. Over 28 months, more than one million images were archived of the massive redesign. Check it out here.

DiBenedetto Returns To BK Racing

Matt DiBenedetto will return to BK Racing for the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season to drive the No. 83 Toyota. (HHP/Brian Cleary Photo)

After making his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut with BK Racing in 2015, Matt DiBenedetto will return to pilot the No. 83 Toyota Camry in 2016.

Class Of 2016 Enters NASCAR HoF

The NASCAR Hall of Fame held the induction ceremony for the class of 2016 Saturday afternoon. (NASCAR Photo)

Five of NASCAR’s iconic figures – four drivers and one motorsports entrepreneur – were enshrined into the NASCAR Hall of Fame Saturday afternoon during the Induction Ceremony held in the Crown Ball Room at the Charlotte Convention Center.

NASCAR Drivers Get Into NFL Playoff Spirit

NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. took Carolina Panther and Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Thomas Davis for a few hot laps around Charlotte Motor Speedway on Tuesday to prepare him for his role as honorary pace car driver at Sunday's Coca-Cola 600. (CMS/HHP photo)

Some of NASCAR’s most prominent drivers have a love of competition that extends from the race track to the gridiron.

NASCAR Hall Of Fame Ceremony Postponed

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Due to the inclement weather conditions in the Charlotte region, the NASCAR Hall of Fame has postponed Friday’s scheduled induction ceremony.

Regan Smith Replaces Bowman At TBR

Regan Smith has joined Tommy Baldwin Racing for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. (NASCAR Photo)

Hours after announcing a split with driver Alex Bowman, Tommy Baldwin Racing announced late Thursday that Regan Smith will drive the No. 7 Chevrolet for the team in 2016.


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