Islip 300 Entries Swell To 33, “Big Money” Matt Hirschman To Drive For New Local Combination Seeking $7,000 Victory

With the 6th annual Islip 300 just days away at Riverhead Raceway interest for the race peaked Monday evening when it was announced that “Big Money” Matt Hirschman of Northampton, Pa. would be among those chasing the $7,000 victory at the historic quarter mile oval.

Chase Purdy to Drive No. 4 Full-Time and Jack Wood to Anchor No. 51 in ‘23

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Nov. 4, 2022) – Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today that it will field two full-time teams in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series for the 2023 season. Chase Purdy will compete for the driver’s championship in the No. 4 Chevrolet as part of a multi-year deal, while Jack Wood will compete in a minimum of 10 races alongside KBM owner-driver Kyle Busch and other later to be announced NASCAR Cup and Xfinity Series drivers as part of the team’s owner’s championship effort with the No. 51 Chevrolet.

BJ McLeod Motorsports Signs Garrett Smithley to Drive No. 78

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Tuesday, November 1, 2022) – Today, BJ McLeod Motorsports (BJMM) announced that they have signed NASCAR mainstay Garrett Smithley for the 2023 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. Burleson, Texas-based Trophy Tractor will serve as an anchor sponsor for the No. 78 Chevrolet throughout the season.

Mike Christopher Jr. To Drive For Tommy Baldwin Racing During Tripleheader Weekend at Thompson Speedway

Tommy Baldwin Racing announced today that rising Modified driver Mike Christopher Jr. will drive the No. 7NY for all Modified races during Sunoco World Series weekend at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, October 7-9.

NASCAR and Rev Racing Announce Drive for Diversity Pit Crew Development Program Class of 2022-2023

Concord, N.C. (September 15, 2022) — NASCAR and Rev Racing announced today the next generation of pit crew members who will begin training as participants in the 2022-23 NASCAR Drive for Diversity Pit Crew Development Program class. Since the program’s inception in 2009, Rev Racing has continued to recruit top-tier college and professional-level athletes, training them to become the next best over-the-wall crew members in NASCAR.

PLAYOFF TIME: Sunoco Drive For The Cup Begins This Weekend at Seekonk Speedway

It’s finally time.  After all of the hype, the inaugural Seekonk Speedway Drive For The Cup presented by Sunoco Race Fuels begins this weekend, with Fast Friday on Friday, September 9 and NASCAR Saturday on Saturday, September 10.

Ted Christopher Drive for Safety Initiative to Award Three Joie of Seating Seats to Stafford Drivers

(Stafford Springs, CT)—For the third consecutive season at Stafford Motor Speedway, the Ted Christopher Safety Initiative, established prior to the start of the 2020 season by Christopher’s wife Quinn, will provide three Stafford drivers with new safety equipment.  Following the conclusion of the TC 13 Shootout on September 9, three drivers will be awarded a brand new racing seat from The (La)Joie of Seating.

Circle Network Is Bringing “Dinner Drive With Kyle Petty” Back For Season Two Premiere, Starting June 16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (May 24, 2022) – Award-winning Circle Network announced today that it is airing a sophomore season of hit summer programs, “Dinner Drive with Kyle Petty,” set to premiere on Thursday, June 16 at 9pm/8pm CT. NASCAR legend Kyle Petty will bring his viewers one-on-one conversations with some of his favorite athletes and musicians from around the nation as they take a drive and share stories over dinner.

Preece to Drive BJMM No. 5 Ford Mustang at Richmond Raceway

Richmond, VA. (March 29, 2022): B.J. McLeod Motorsports (BJMM) announced today that Connecticut driver, Ryan Preece, will be behind the wheel of BJMM’s NASCAR Xfinity Series No. 5 Ford Mustang this upcoming Saturday, April 2, 2022 at Richmond Raceway.