It’s Bristol, Baby! Kyle Busch Wins Second Race in a Row

Kyle Busch won from the pole at the rain-delayed Bristol race but it wasn’t always a certain win.  Weather delayed the race a few times on Sunday before NASCAR pushed the race to Monday. Even on Monday the race start was delayed a little bit by light showers that kept popping up.

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series News and Notes from Bristol

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Next Race: Food City 500 The Place: Bristol Motor Speedway The Date: Sunday, April 15 The Time: 2 p.m. ET TV: FOX, 1:30 p.m. ET Radio: PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 266.5 miles (500 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 125), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 250), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 500)

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Kyle Busch Wins First Race of the 2018 Season at Texas

You knew it had to happen sooner than later. Kyle Busch has been running in the Top 5 all season with multiple runner up finishes. Few drivers win at Texas from the pole position so you knew he had a decent chance starting eighth. As expected, it was the Kevin Harvick and Kyle Bush show for much of the race. Polesittter Kurt Busch led 40 laps but could not keep up with Harvick or brother Kyle. Kurt went on to finish 7th giving Stewart-Haas racing another good day of Top…

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series News and Notes from Texas

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Next Race: O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 The Place: Texas Motor Speedway The Date: Sunday, April 8 The Time: 2 p.m. ET TV: FS1, 2 p.m. ET Radio: PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 501 miles (334 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 85), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 170), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 334)

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Martin Truex, Jr. Takes Charge in Fontana

You knew that Martin Truex, Jr. had a fast car after snaring the pole for the race. But Kevin Harvick also had a fast car, setting a track record during practice. But an early, and unlikely, crash in Stage 1 sent Harvick to the garage and opened the door for someone else to win the race. That someone turned out to be Truex, who started on the pole, won both Stages, led the most laps and lapped most of the field on his way to a dominating win.

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