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NASCAR Hiatus: Drivers Would Like to Make It a Regular Thing

Kevin Harvick headed into NASCAR’s two-week break during the Tokyo Olympics delighted to be away from his own race car, but with plans to be wrapped up in his young son’s fledgling career behind the wheel.
Tags: Tokyo, Nascar, Kevin Harvick

Gas engines, and the people behind them, are cast aside for electric vehicles

Steven Penkevich spent 36 years at Ford Motor Co. as part of an army of Detroit engineers who perfected the internal combustion engine, a technology dating back to the dawn of the automobile era. He developed gasoline engines for family sedans as well as thunderous NASCAR racing machines.
Tags: Finance, Article, The Wall Street Journal, Detroit, Nascar, Ford Motor Co, FBN, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/industries/auto, Mike Colias, A3c6fe8d-5ce4-5d27-83de-f0726f472eef, Steven Penkevich

An Autonomous Drone Just Beat a Professional Racing Pilot for the First Time

Unlike auto racing, in drone racing the pilots aren’t subjected to debilitating G-forces, which means the races can take place at impossibly fast speeds. So fast, in fact, that autonomous drones have always lagged behind those piloted by humans who benefit from split-second reflexes. But that’s no longer the case.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Articles, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Drone, Robotics, Nascar, Science and Technology, Embedded Systems, Drone Racing, Emerging Technologies, Avionics, Autonomous Aircraft, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Jordan's First Year in NASCAR a Missed Layup With Wallace

Bubba Wallace has struggled to find success driving for Michael Jordan.
Tags: Jordan, Nascar, Wallace, Bubba Wallace

Keselowski Purchases Stake in Roush Fenway Racing

Roush Fenway Racing is adding NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski as a new partner.
Tags: Nascar, Brad Keselowski, Keselowski, Roush Fenway Racing

DiBenedetto Could Be Out of Cup Options After Losing Ride

Matt DiBenedetto could be out of NASCAR Cup Series options for 2022 after losing his ride with Wood Brothers Racing.
Tags: Nascar, Matt DiBenedetto

‘I Was Blown Away’: James Hinchcliffe On Chase Elliott Joining SRX Series For Final Race Of Season At Nashville

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Tags: Alabama, Chase, Nashville, Cbs, Bill, Nascar, Nfs, Elliott, Stewart, Tony, Michael Waltrip, Chase Elliott, CBS Television Network, James Hinchcliffe, South Alabama Speedway, Hinchcliffe

Ernie Francis Jr. Is ‘One Of The Coolest Stories’ Of SRX Racing Series Says James Hinchcliffe Entering Final Race At Nashville

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Tags: Chase, Tracy, Nashville, Cbs, Francis, Nascar, Busch, Ray, Slinger, Tony Stewart, Stewart, Michael Waltrip, Chase Elliott, Ray Evernham, James Hinchcliffe, Deegan

Busch Brothers Closing in on Allisons' Record for Cup Wins

Kurt and Kyle Busch are closing in on Bobby and Donnie Allison on the list of most NASCAR Cup Series wins by brothers.
Tags: Nascar, Bobby, Kurt, Kyle Busch, Donnie Allison, Busch Brothers Closing

18 of the best Airbnbs in Myrtle Beach whether you want to enjoy the beach, boardwalk, or golf courses

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Airbnb Around two hours from Charleston, Myrtle Beach is a lively, family-focused beach resort town. We found the best Myrtle Beach Airbnbs offering great locations, amenities, and even beach access. These top Myrtle Beach vacation rentals range from $72 to $538 per night. Myrtle Beach is a popular summer destination for its lovely stretch of coastline known as the Grand Strand and a busy downtown fill...
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Kurt Busch wins battle of brothers, scores first victory of the season at Atlanta

Kurt Busch grasped his first win of the NASCAR Cup Series season Sunday, holding off brother Kyle at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Tags: Atlanta, Kurt Busch, Nascar, Kyle

Young racer Salvador de Alba Jr. chasing success of fellow Mexican drivers

Salvador de Alba Jr., of Guadalajara, poses beside the Indy Lights car he tested at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, last weekend. Just driving the Lights car for Andretti would have been enough to call his trip to Ohio a success, but de Alba had a fully immersive experience that went beyond his wildest dreams. (AP Photo/Jenna Fryer) Former IndyCar and NASCAR driver Michel Jourdain Jr. speaks with Salvador de Alba Jr., of Guadalajara, shown in the mirror, during Indy Lights ...
Tags: Mexico, Disney, Sports, Sport, Indianapolis, Ap, Soccer, United States, Ohio, Associated Press, Ufc, Pitbull, Road, Nascar, Suarez, Motorsports

Watch Post Malone's Video for New Song “Motley Crew”

The video features Ty Dolla $ign, Big Sean, and Tommy Lee, plus NASCAR drivers Bubba Wallace and Denny Hamlin
Tags: Nascar, Tommy Lee, Sean, Malone, Ty Dolla, Bubba Wallace

TikTok wants you to send video resumes directly to brands to land your next gig

A new pilot program from TikTok would inject a little LinkedIn into the youthful video-based social network. TikTok announced that, starting today, it will invite users to submit video resumes to participating companies, including Target, Chipotle, Shopify, Meredith, NASCAR and the WWE. The company encourages applicants to show off their skills in a creative way while tagging the content with the hashtag #TikTokResumes. The pilot program is TikTok’s latest effort to streamline the relationship b...
Tags: Social, TC, US, Social Media, Linkedin, Tech, Software, Computing, Ambassador, Nascar, Pilot, Target, Social Network, Shopify, Wwe, Popsugar

Kurt Busch already talking to Trackhouse before team bought Chip Ganassi Racing

Kurt Busch already was in discussions about driving for Trackhouse Racing before the NASCAR team's recent deal to purchase Chip Ganassi Racing.
Tags: Kurt Busch, Nascar, Chip Ganassi Racing

Kyle Busch Makes It 4 for 4 in Xfinity Series With 101st Win

Kyle Busch continued his perfect NASCAR Xfinity Series season Saturday at Road America.
Tags: Nascar, Kyle Busch

Drivers react to Ganassi sale news: ‘It was a surprise’

Trackhouse Racing Team announcing it purchased Chip Ganassi Racing's NASCAR operation came to a surprise to many drivers.
Tags: Nascar, Ganassi, Trackhouse Racing Team

Marks Bypasses Charters to Buy Entire Ganassi NASCAR Team

Justin Marks is a former race car driver who just bought a seat at the table with NASCAR's biggest powerbrokers.
Tags: Nascar, Justin Marks, Ganassi NASCAR Team

Housekeeping: Happy Fourth of July!

It’s about time to celebrate America’s independence. Which means fireworks, booze (don’t drink and drive), and barbecues. Or in my case, NASCAR. It also means TTAC is shutting down early today and is off Monday. You may or may not see a stray post here and there, but otherwise, we’re back to the blog grind […] The post Housekeeping: Happy Fourth of July! appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: America, Autos, Housekeeping, Nascar, Fourth of July, News Blog, TTAC

Evening Line- Tom Dundon

The logical next step is ads on jerseys, which is something Dundon and other owners are hoping will happen sooner than later. “Look, I’d be on the very, very extreme end,” Dundon said. “Like for me if we look like Formula 1 or NASCAR, that’d be fine with me. I think the league is constantly looking at how do they maintain tradition plus maximize revenue and figure out the balance? And I think they’re doing a good job of it. But yeah, if it were left to me, it would probably be a good su...
Tags: Sport, Nascar, Carolina Hurricanes, Athletic, Dundon, Tom Dundon, Sean Shapiro

Chip Ganassi Sells Entire NASCAR Team to Trackhouse Racing

Chip Ganassi is pulling out of NASCAR at the end of the season and has sold his entire organization to Trackhouse Racing.
Tags: Nascar, Chip Ganassi, Ganassi Sells Entire NASCAR

What it takes to be an IndyCar pit crew member

Insider spent the week with an IndyCar pit crew ahead of the Indianapolis 500. Along with pit stop-specific training, the team undergoes intense physical and cognitive exercises. During a pit stop, a crew changes all tires and fuels the car in less than seven seconds. See more stories on Insider's business page. Following is a transcript of the video.Grant Richey: A pit crew generally consists of six people over the wall, and you get about 18 half gallons of fuel.Mike: Fuel flows out of th...
Tags: Video, Cars, Sports, Careers, Trends, Indianapolis, Racing, Nascar, Grant, Motorsports, Indycar, Insider, Mike, Jessica, Kevin, Jim

Adnatomy: How Root Insurance Solidified Its Support of Bubba Wallace and Systemic Change

When Nascar racer Bubba Wallace found himself at the center of racist backlash after the organization's Confederate flag ban last summer, Root Insurance took the opportunity to support him and the push for real social justice in a big way. "Progress Owes No Apology" synthesizes Wallace's experience as Nascar's only Black driver into an impactful...
Tags: Advertising, Nascar, Wallace, Bubba Wallace, Adweek Original Video

Fast 9 in 4DX Is a Bit Much

4DX—the gimmicky theatre experience designed to immerse you in the bangs, pops, flashes, and splashes of the cinema—is a format I reserve for a very particular kind of film. By all appearances, F9, the ninth movie in the Fast and the Furious franchise, should’ve been the platonic ideal of a 4DX movie. But appearances…Read more...
Tags: Science, James Bond, Wonder Woman, Nascar, 3d Imaging, Valerian, Dominic Toretto, Dom, Dodge Charger, Imaging, Letty, 4DX, F9, Entertainment Culture

DoorDash and PetSmart Deliver New Partnership With Playful Ad Featuring Bubba Wallace

When DoorDash and PetSmart needed to deliver the news about their new partnership in a hurry, they turned to the only one they could trust to handle the job with speed: Asher the Dog. As it turned out, Asher's owner, Nascar racer Bubba Wallace, also knew a thing or two about speed and the need...
Tags: Advertising, Nascar, Doordash, Petsmart, Asher, Bubba Wallace, AdFreak

NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins Pocono Cup Series race with busted clutch

Kyle Busch overcame a broken clutch to win the NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway for Joe Gibbs Racing. The victory broke a streak...
Tags: Nascar, Joe Gibbs, Kyle Busch, Pocono Raceway

Cup Series starting lineup for second Pocono race

Chris Buescher will start on pole for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series at Pocono Raceway, alongside Michael McDowell.
Tags: Nascar, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, Chris Buescher

High Times: Pocono Set for First CBD-Sponsored NASCAR Race

Pocono Raceway is set to hold the first CBD-titled NASCAR race.
Tags: Nascar, Pocono, Pocono Raceway

Jeff Gordon leaves Fox's NASCAR booth for bigger role at Hendrick Motorsports

Gordon has worked for Fox ever since he retired from the Cup Series. Now he'll be the No. 2 man at Hendrick behind Rick Hendrick.
Tags: Fox, Nascar, Jeff Gordon, Gordon, Hendrick Motorsports, Hendrick

Jeff Gordon leaving Fox to be vice chairman of Hendrick Motorsports: Sources

Gordon, a four-time NASCAR champion and Hall of Famer, already has been involved with Hendrick throughout his six-year broadcasting career.
Tags: Fox, Nascar, Jeff Gordon, Gordon, Hall of Famer, Hendrick Motorsports, Hendrick