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Suarez excited upcoming NASCAR season

Daniel Suarez is replacing Carl Edwards with Joe Gibbs Racing this season. The NASCAR season opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb.

Countdown to Daytona: Mark Martin's heartbreaking 500 finish

Our long national nightmare is almost over: The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series off-season is nearing its conclusion. The Daytona 500 is now just 23 days away, set for Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. ET on FOX. So with the Great American Race coming up in 23 days, we go back to 2007 and one...

Suarez gets first run in Cup car at Phoenix

AP 2:23 a.m. ET Feb. 1, 2017 FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2017, file photo, Daniel Suarez poses for a photo with the NASCAR Cup Series race car he will drive this season during a news conference at Joe Gibbs Racing in Huntersville, N.C. Suárez took to the tra...

Suarez gets first run in Cup car at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Daniel Suarez has driven a NASCAR Xfinity Series car to a championship and a rookie of the year award. His first turn in a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series car was a lesson in power. "It was quite a bit different," Suarez said. "There is more power in t...

Countdown to Daytona: Kevin Harvick edges Mark Martin in No. 29 for 500 win

With only 29 days until the Daytona 500 on Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. ET on FOX, it’s a great time to look back on the thrilling finish between Kevin Harvick and Mark Martin in the 49th running of the e...

Motorsport: Radical new format for NASCAR - Sport - NZ Herald News

There will be a new NASCAR format for the 2017 season. Photo / Getty Images NASCAR is dramatically changing its format for the upcoming season, cutting every race into stages that reward points ...

No more Chase; NASCAR changes points system

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- NASCAR has a new race structure and playoff points system, one that, in the words of chairman and CEO Brian France, is designed to "make racing more compelling on an hour-by-ho...

NASCAR scoring drastically altered

NASCAR is dramatically changing its format for the upcoming season, cutting every race into stages that reward points in hopes of making every lap matter and keeping fans interested. The overhau...

NASCAR tweaks point system for 2017 season

Charlotte, NC - NASCAR has again made changes to the points system for all three of their top national series in the hopes of giving the drivers more to race for throughout the season, and give t...

NASCAR changes race formats to create natural TV commercial breaks

NASCAR is significantly altering the competition format for the races in all three of its national divisions that will see events divided into segments, along with a redistribution of how drivers...

NASCAR overhauls championship race, to award points by race segment

NASCAR is dramatically changing its format for the upcoming season, cutting every race into stages that reward points in hopes of making every lap matter. ...