Daniel Suarez makes history by winning XFINITY championship

Daniel Suarez makes history by winning XFINITY championship

Daniel Suarez made history Saturday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, becoming the first Latin-American driver to win a championship in one of NASCAR’s national touring series. And he did so in style, winning the Ford EcoBoost 300 race to clinch his first XFINITY Series championship in only his second full-time season as driver of the No. 19 […]

Kyle Busch takes XFINITY race as Chase final four is set

Kyle Busch won the Ticket Galaxy 200 XFINITY Series Chase elimination race at Phoenix International Raceway, but that wasn’t the main storyline of the Saturday night tussle under the lights. Busch’s domination was so complete – and such a repeat of previous XFINITY races this season – that his victory took a backseat to the […]

Renault team boss Frédéric Vasseur still eyeing 2016 team progress

Renault team boss Frédéric Vasseur says the outfit can still make gains across the remaining two rounds of the current campaign, despite the bulk of the focus now being on the 2017 season. Renault returned to Formula 1 as a manufacturer team this season and occupies ninth in the Constructors’ championship, having only scored points […]

Verstappen: Vettel penalty ‘a small bit of justice’

Max Verstappen has labelled Sebastian Vettel’s post-race time sanction as a “small bit of justice” after he too was penalised after the conclusion of the Mexican Grand Prix. Verstappen held third position during the closing stages but went wide through the opening complex while under pressure from Vettel, and was deemed to have gained an […]

No penalties for Martin Truex Jr. team from NASCAR

NASCAR issued its weekly post-race penalty and warning report following last Sunday’s Chase for the Sprint Cup elimination race at Talladega Superspeedway — and the big news was that there was no news involving the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing team of driver Martin Truex Jr. Truex had said he did not think it was […]