Championship Aspirations Terminated: Dale Jr. misses NASCAR playoffs in his final season

On a night where the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular season concluded at Richmond Raceway in Virginia, Martin Truex, Jr. won the regular season championship and will be the No. 1 seed going into the playoffs. He and 15 other drivers who’ll be fighting for the championship beginning at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois …

Two Seconds Made The Difference: Kyle Larson's pit crew put him in front and wins at Richmond

Kyle Larson captured his fourth win of 2017 after beating Martin Truex, Jr. off pit road. Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Joey Logano and Clint Bowyer failed to make the playoffs while Chase Elliott, Matt Kenseth and Jamie McMurray advanced. For 25 races, it was win and you’re in the playoffs. 13 drivers have secured spots by …

Penske Sweep: Joey Logano leads the parade with a win in 300th start

NASCAR’s most consistent driver came from worst to first at Richmond, joining an elite group of drivers who won in their 300th Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series start. Starting from the back of the field adds tension to a driver’s day, often failing their goal of winning a race. Team Penske driver Joey Logano not …