NASCAR announces that Steve Phelps has been named NASCAR President effective October 1st. Brent Dewar, previously President, has elected to step down and remain with the company until the end of the 2018 racing season before transitioning to a senior consulting and adversary role in 2019.
Leavine Family Racing announces that Kasey Kahne will sit out an additional three races as he recovers from extreme dehydration. Those races are this weekend’s event at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the next weekend at Richmond Raceway, and Charlotte Motor Speedway after that. As with at Indianapolis, Regan Smith will drive in place of Kahne. Continue reading “Kahne Out Three More Races”
Matt DiBendetto announces he will not return to Go FAS Racing in 2019 to pursue more competitive options whether it be in Cup or another series.
CONCORD, N.C. – Kasey Kahne, driver of the No. 95 Chevrolet for Leavine Family Racing, will not compete in this weekend’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series events at Indianapolis Motor Speedway due to lingering effects from extreme heat exhaustion following last weekend’s events at Darlington Raceway. Continue reading “Kahne To Miss Indianapolis”
DENVER, Colo. – Due to a lack of necessary funding to field a competitive team, Furniture Row Racing has been left with no reasonable option but to cease operations following the completion of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. Continue reading “Furniture Row Racing To Close At End Of Season”