Michael Shank is hoping his team's podium finish in last month's Rolex 24 at Daytona will lead to additional races for its Acura NSX GT3, which could still turn into a full-season entry. The No. 86 Acura of Alvaro Parente, Trent Hindman, Katherine Legge and AJ Allmendinger finished second in the GT Daytona class after a hard-fought battle in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season-opener, sportscar365.com reports.
Kurt Busch finished third in the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway Sunday afternoon.
Joey Logano finished second in the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway Sunday afternoon.
Brad Keselowski won the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway Sunday afternoon.
Denny Hamlin qualified on the outside pole for the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway Sunday afternoon. He turned a fast lap of 195.092 mph.
Alex Bowman won the pole for the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway Sunday afternoon. He turned a fast lap of 195.644 mph.
William Byron was fastest in Saturday's second practice for the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. He turned a fast lap of 201.681 mph.
Kyle Busch was fastest in opening practice for the Daytona 500 at Daytona international Speedway Saturday. He turned a fast lap of 199.743 mph.
Ryan Blaney was fastest in opening practice for the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona international Speedway Saturday. He turned a fast lap of 199.601 mph.
Hattori Racing Enterprises team owner Shigeaki Hattori announced that the organization has tabbed Brett Moffitt to drive the No. 16 AISIN Group Toyota Tundra, Hattori Racing PR reports.
Reigning NASCAR Pinty's Series' champion Alex Labbe will graduate to the NASCAR Xfinity series this season. The 24-year-old Labbe will be behind the wheel of the Chevrolet entered by a new team, DGM Racing led by Mario Gosselin this season, motorsport.com reports.
Coming off a third-place finish in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship standings last season, 19-year-old Austin Cindric will race for the NASCAR XFINITY Series title in 2018, competing in all 33 series events this season with two different winning organizations. Cindric will compete in a total of nine events for Roush Fenway, including four of the first five races on the NXS schedule. In addition, Cindric will drive either the No. 12 or the No. 22 Ford Mustang for Team Penske in the remaining 24 races, including the four Dash for Cash events at Bristol, Richmond, Talladega and Dover, Penske Racing PR reports.
Fielding the No. 13 Liberty Tax Ford F-150 for ThorSport Racing, Myatt Snider will round out a quartet of entries vying for victory as the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season kicks off at Daytona International Speedway, ThorSport Racing PR reports.
JD Motorsports with Gary Keller announced today that Garrett Smithley will return to the organization to pilot the No. 0 Chevrolet Camaro full time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series this season, JD Motorsports PR reports.
David Starr aligns with Jimmy Means Racing for the 2018 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. Starr will compete full-time in the No. 52 Chevrolet Camaro starting with the POWERSHARES QQQ 300 season opener at Daytona International Speedway on February 17, 2018, David Star Racing PR reports.
Go Fas Racing has announced today that Entertainment Studios' new film, The Hurricane Heist, will be the primary sponsor of Matt DiBenedetto's No.32 Ford Fusion for the Daytona 500, Go Fas Racing PR reports.
TriStar Motorsports will continue competition in NASCAR's premier series fielding one full-time entry in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for the 2018 season. The No. 72 Chevrolet will compete with collective efforts of two drivers. TriStar welcomes the return of Cole Whitt and proudly announces the addition of Corey Lajoie to the driver lineup, TriStar Motorsports PR reports.
Kyle Busch Motorsports announced the PEDIGREE Brand will sponsor Todd Gilliland for four races and BANFIELD Pet Hospital will sponsor him for two races in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this season, Kyle Busch Motorsports PR reports.
JP Motorsports is proud to announce the addition of Josh Bilicki to our 2018 driver lineup. Bilicki will pilot the No. 45 Prevagen Toyota Camry, beginning in two weeks at the Daytona International Speedway, JP Motorsports PR reports.
Another member of the Love's Travel Stops family of companies will be racing for a win in this year's Daytona 500. Speedco, a national network of service locations for the trucking industry, will join David Ragan's No. 38 team for the 60th running of the Great American Race on Feb. 18 at Daytona International Speedway, Front Row Motorsports PR reports.