NASCAR Teams, Tracks & Organizations Approved for Paycheck Protection Loans

Several NASCAR teams, tracks, and industry organizations have been approved for the Paycheck Protection Program set forth by the federal government in the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

NASCAR Announces Changes to Lineup Procedure and Implementation of Choose Rule for All Series

NASCAR today announced two competition procedure changes that it will implement ahead of the Playoffs in all three national series.

NASCAR Hires Clean Harbors to Protect Personnel from COVID-19 at Race Track

As the first major sport to return following coronavirus shutdowns,NASCAR is expanding its partnership with Clean Harbors, North America’s leading provider of environmental and industrial services, for infectious disease prevention and decontamination needs.Clean Harbors is currently disinfecting and decontaminating Darlington Raceway to ensure the safety of all drivers, crew and personnel for upcoming races.

NASCAR Won’t Race at Sonoma & Chicago in 2020 Due to COVID-19

NASCAR announced Friday afternoon three race tracks that will loose race dates in 2020 due to the COVID-19 disease. Sonoma Raceway and Chicagoland Speedway will both loose their one and only race date, Richmond International Raceway will loose their spring race date.

2020 NASCAR Awards Show to be Broadcast on NBCSN

During Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race, NBC Sports announced that the 2020 NASCAR Awards Show will be broadcast on Wednesday, Nov. 18th at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN.

Record Purse for the Daytona 500

NASCAR today announced a record-setting purse for the 62nd annual DAYTONA 500, where 40 of the world’s best drivers will race for a total purse of $23.6 million on Sunday, Feb. 16 at 2:30 p.m. (TV – FOX, FOX Deportes; Radio – MRN, SiriusXM).

Ralph Seagraves Awarded Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR

Ralph Seagraves’ life – and NASCAR’s world – changed the moment he met NASCAR Hall of Famer Junior Johnson. In the late 1960s, Seagraves, an official with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, had been searching for a means to market cigarettes after the federal government banned RJR’s products from advertising on television and radio. Johnson, ever the entrepreneur, had an idea.

NASCAR to Race at Atlanta & Homestead Without Fans in Attendance

“At this time, NASCAR will hold its race events at Atlanta Motor Speedway and Homestead-Miami Speedway without fans in attendance. These events will be restricted to competitors, crews, officials and other necessary personnel to conduct the race. We will work with public health officials as we determine future scheduling beyond these events.”

Iowa Speedway to be Closed or Sold?

"Thank you race fans for 15 years of world-class racing at The Fastest Short Track on the Planet! We appreciate our fans at Iowa Speedway." - Iowa Speedway

NASCAR Rallies Around Front Line Workers with ‘The Real Heroes Project’

NASCAR is teaming up with "The Real Heroes Project" to recognize and honor the courage of frontline workers who have stepped up and put others before themselves throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.