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  • Dropping the Hammer: Ty Dillon on His ‘Wild’ Year, GMS Racing & Athlete Mental Health
    • Dropping the Hammer: Ty Dillon on His ‘Wild’ Year, GMS Racing & Athlete Mental Health
    Ty Dillon‘s 2021 NASCAR season has been, using his own words, “wild.” This was encapsulated on Oct. 9 as he prepared for the NASCAR Xfinity Series race on the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL. “Part of my routine is going on pit road and looking at our pit stall and pit sign,” Dillon told Frontstretch. “It ... Read more...2021
  • • Zach’s Turn: Brad Keselowski Shining in Rare Underdog Role Through Playoffs
    On Oct. 10 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL, Brad Keselowski was on the brink of elimination. His competitors were doing him no favors. The No. 2 Ford was sent spinning multiple times around the part-oval, part-road-course. And with no significant playoff points to carry him through the postseason, there were multiple points were it ... Read more...2021
  • • Kyle Larson Outlasts Late-Race Mayhem at Texas, Claims Championship 4 Slot
    Just as he did at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL last week, Kyle Larson survived carnage at Texas Motor Speedway to secure his eighth win of the season and a spot in the Championship 4 at Phoenix Raceway. Larson led 256 laps en route to the victory, keeping his distance from a bout of late-race ... Read more...2021
  • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2021 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500
    • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2021 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500
    Yeehaw! The NASCAR Cup Series travels to the Lone Star State for the first playoff race in the Round of 8. Let’s round up drivers for your daily fantasy NASCAR DraftKings rosters for Sunday’s (Oct. 17) race at Texas Motor Speedway. After a wild event at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL, teams get back to ... Read more...2021
  • • The Action Network: The smart way to bet Larson vs. Hamlin at Texas
    The Action Network specializes in providing sports betting insights/analytics and is a content partner with NASCAR. Check out more NASCAR betting analysis here. Between the Chase Elliott vs. Kevin Harvick drama and the Next Gen car testing at Charlotte Motor Speedway this week, Kyle Larson’s win at the Roval and massive points advantage in NASCAR’s Round […]...2021
  • • Analysis: 2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Round of 8 track-by-track breakdown
    The 2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs continue Sunday, as four races remain in the 10-race battle for the championship. RELATED: Cup Series point standings Last weekend, the Round of 12 — Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway and Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval — concluded, and the four contenders eliminated were Kevin Harvick, Christopher Bell, William […]...2021
  • • Analysis: 2021 Xfinity Series' Round of 8 playoff tracks
    The 2021 NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoffs continue Saturday, as four races remain in the seven-race battle for the championship. Last weekend, the Round of 12 — Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway and Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval — concluded, and the four contenders eliminated were Jeb Burton, Myatt Snider, Jeremy Clements and Riley Herbst. Up […]...2021
  • • Chase Elliott vs Kevin Harvick embodies the new vs the old in NASCAR
    Unless you have been off of the planet over the past few weeks, you probably already know of the running feud between NASCAR Cup Series champions Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick. What appeared to have begun at Bristol Motor Speedway with a side-by-side rub that later turned into one driver holding the other up long enough for a lead change to occur has now evolved into a pair of crashes on the Cha...2021
  • • 2-Headed Monster: Was NASCAR’s No-Call on Chase Elliott Justified?
    Sunday’s (Oct. 10) Bank of America ROVAL 400 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL featured another installment of the ongoing feud between Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott. Harvick’s move to spin Elliott and the resulting crash damage caused Elliott’s rear tail panel to come loose and was waving to the fans for several laps before ... Read more...2021
  • • NASCAR hosts call with members of both teams after latest Chase Elliott-Kevin Harvick incident
    NASCAR confirmed it had a call with members of both race teams after Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott’s latest run-in during Sunday’s Bank of America Roval 400 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course. Harvick’s No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford sent Elliott’s No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet into a slide on Lap 55 of the […]...2021

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  • • Chase Elliott vs Kevin Harvick embodies the new vs the old in NASCAR
    Unless you have been off of the planet over the past few weeks, you probably already know of the running feud between NASCAR Cup Series champions Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick. What appeared to have begun at Bristol Motor Speedway with a side-by-side rub that later turned into one driver holding the other up long enough for a lead change to occur has now evolved into a pair of crashes on the Cha...2021
  • • 2-Headed Monster: Was NASCAR’s No-Call on Chase Elliott Justified?
    Sunday’s (Oct. 10) Bank of America ROVAL 400 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL featured another installment of the ongoing feud between Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott. Harvick’s move to spin Elliott and the resulting crash damage caused Elliott’s rear tail panel to come loose and was waving to the fans for several laps before ... Read more...2021
  • • Gibbs, Roush, Kaulig Teams Penalized After Charlotte
    Joe Gibbs Racing crew chief Ben Beshore has been suspended one race and fined $20,000 after Kyle Busch‘s No. 18 Toyota had two loose lug nuts after the most recent NASCAR Cup Series race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL, NASCAR announced Oct. 12 in its post-race penalty report. Busch’s group was one of three ... Read more...2021
  • • NASCAR penalizes four teams for lug-nut infractions, suspends crew chief Beshore post-Charlotte
    NASCAR penalized three teams in the Cup Series and one in the Xfinity Series for lug-nut violations after last weekend’s races at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course. RELATED: Playoff standings | Texas Motor Speedway schedule One of those penalties resulted in the suspension of crew chief Ben Beshore for the No. 18 Joe Gibbs […]...2021
  • • NASCAR: Kevin Harvick at risk of being suspended?
    While it may be a “last resort”, NASCAR has not ruled out the possibility of taking extreme measures if the Kevin Harvick-Chase Elliott feud continues. It was pretty one-sided on Sunday afternoon at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, but more than three weeks after it began, the Kevin Harvick-Chase Elliott feud continued as the round […] NASCAR: Kevin Harvick at risk of being su...2021
  • Next Gen car changes coming as a result of NASCAR crash test
    • Next Gen car changes coming as a result of NASCAR crash test
    John Probst, NASCAR’s senior vice president of innovation and racing, said the updates to the Next Gen chassis will be primarily made to its front and rear clips – all of which can be retrofit into an existing clip. There will also be changes to suspension parts.Probst said teams participating in the Nov. 17-18 test on the oval track at Charlotte Motor Speedway will have the updates in ...Keep rea...2021
  • • Chase Elliott-Kevin Harvick feud flares again at Roval with two wrecks and terse words
    The feud between Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott continued Sunday at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, where neither driver said much after two crashes....2021
  • Spire Motorsports crew chief suspended; team adds new driver
    • Spire Motorsports crew chief suspended; team adds new driver
    The team’s regular crew chief, Kevin Bellicourt, was fined $20,000 and suspended for one race by NASCAR because the team’s car had two unsecure lug nuts following Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.Xfinity Series regular Justin Haley drive the No. 77 to a 28th-place finish in the race.Spire announced Tuesday that veteran Peter Sospenzo would fill in for ...Keep reading...2021
  • • Spire No. 77 crew chief Bellicourt fined, suspended after Charlotte lug-nut infraction
    NASCAR issued penalties to three Cup Series teams Tuesday, including a one-race suspension to Kevin Bellicourt of Spire Motorsports after Sunday’s event at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Spire’s No. 77 Chevrolet was found with two unsecured lug nuts after Justin Haley drove the car to a 28th-place finish in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600. The violation of Section […]...2021
  • • NASCAR official explains safety team response time, “slow” caution in Truck incident
    A NASCAR official tells SiriusXM NASCAR Radio that 'the caution was slow in coming' before a savage crash in last weekend's Truck race at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2021

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  • • Cassill, StarCom Introduce Dairi-O to NASCAR
    By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer When Landon Cassill competes in the Monster Energy All-Star Race weekend and Coca-Cola 600 race weekend, he will have a new sponsor onboard. Dairi-O, a North Carolina restaurant chain, will adorn his StarCom Racing No. 00 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. This will be Dairi-O’s first foray into the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Cassill has 15 career starts at Charlotte Motor S...2018
  • • Danica explains how her 'cults' differ from those of boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
    Danica Patrick says boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr.'s affinity for dirt-track racing is like a cult.But Danica, one of NASCAR's most eclectic personalities, admits to having "a lot of cults" of her own."Girls trips are a great cult for me. I love taking those," Patrick said during the recent Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour presented by Technocom. "I love cooking. I love my working out whether it...2016
  • • Dale Earnhardt Jr. regrets not proposing sooner, explains why
    As Dale Earnhardt Jr. and fiancee Amy Reimann prepare to wed on a date yet-to-be-revealed, NASCAR's most popular driver is eager to spend the rest of his life with the woman to whom he proposed while vacationing in Germany in June.Earnhardt does have a regret about the timing of when he popped the question, however."I'm so frustrated with myself that I didn't do it sooner, because it's as good as ...2016

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Charlotte Motor Speedway trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2021 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500
    Yeehaw! The NASCAR Cup Series travels to the Lone Star State for the first playoff race in the Round of 8. Let’s round up drivers for your daily fantasy NASCAR DraftKings rosters for Sunday’s (Oct. 17) race at Texas Motor Speedway. After a wild event at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL, teams get back to ... Read more...2021
  • • Charlotte Motor Speedway, NASCAR Helping COVID-19 Relief Efforts With Mass Vaccination Events
    Charlotte Motor Speedway is certainly no stranger to racing. For over 60 years, fans and drivers alike have flocked by the masses to take in some of the best auto racing America has to offer. Races like the Coca-Cola 600, the All-Star Race (before its move in 2020) and the Bank of America ROVAL 400 …...2021
  • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    On his first try, the bounty hunter got his prey. In the closing laps of Tuesday night‘s North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Chase Elliott held off a determined charge from Kyle Busch in the closing laps to earn the victory and a $100,000 bounty offered to any full-time NASCAR Cup Series […]...2020
  • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    On his first try, the bounty hunter got his prey. In the closing laps of Tuesday night‘s North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Chase Elliott held off a determined charge from Kyle Busch in the closing laps to earn the victory and a $100,000 bounty offered to any full-time NASCAR Cup Series […]...2020
  • • Remember the bounty? Chase Elliott ready to take on Kyle Busch in Trucks
    As if the Chase Elliott and Kyle Busch situation needed more fuel, there's a reason flames could get fanned for Tuesday night's Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway (8 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Remember the bounty that Marcus Lemonis and Kevin Harvick offered to any full-time […]...2020
  • NASCAR industry to honor fallen service members with 600 Miles of Remembrance at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    • NASCAR industry to honor fallen service members with 600 Miles of Remembrance at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    When three of Stewart-Haas Racing‘s NASCAR Cup Series drivers fire their engines for the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday, each of their racecars will bear on their windshields the name of a U.S. Army soldier who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in Afghanistan. Staff Sergeant Kristofferson Lorenzo, Private First Class William Blevins and Private First […]...2020
  • • Garrett Smithley driving the No. 53 for Rick Ware in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Garrett Smithley will pilot the No. 53 Rick Ware Racing entry at the Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Coca-Cola 600 this weekend. On board Smithley’s No. 53 is Victory Lane Quick Oil Change. Victory Lane Quick Oil Change is one of the oldest quick lube franchises in the industry, founded in 1980 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Their trademarks […]...2020
  • • Garrett Smithley driving the No. 53 for Rick Ware in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Garrett Smithley will pilot the No. 53 Rick Ware Racing entry at the Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Coca-Cola 600 this weekend. On board Smithley’s No. 53 is Victory Lane Quick Oil Change. Victory Lane Quick Oil Change is one of the oldest quick lube franchises in the industry, founded in 1980 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Their trademarks […]...2020
  • • US NASCAR auto racing returns in May on empty ovals
    US stock car auto racing, a closed-cockpit style that is America's most popular motorsport series, will end its coronavirus shutdown in May with four oval races over 11 days. The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) announced Thursday it will return on May 17 at Darlington Raceway, joining UFC mixed martial arts among the next live US sports offerings in the wake of the deadly ...2020
  • • North Carolina governor OKs NASCAR to race at Charlotte
    The governor of North Carolina said Tuesday that NASCAR can go forward with the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway without fans in attendance at the end of May unless health conditions deteriorate in the state. Gov. Roy Cooper said he and state public health officials have had discussions with NASCAR and the speedway located in Concord regarding safety protocols for staging the race. Coop...2020

Charlotte Motor Speedway stats and results

  • • Zach’s Turn: Brad Keselowski Shining in Rare Underdog Role Through Playoffs
    On Oct. 10 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL, Brad Keselowski was on the brink of elimination. His competitors were doing him no favors. The No. 2 Ford was sent spinning multiple times around the part-oval, part-road-course. And with no significant playoff points to carry him through the postseason, there were multiple points were it ... Read more...2021
  • • The Action Network: The smart way to bet Larson vs. Hamlin at Texas
    The Action Network specializes in providing sports betting insights/analytics and is a content partner with NASCAR. Check out more NASCAR betting analysis here. Between the Chase Elliott vs. Kevin Harvick drama and the Next Gen car testing at Charlotte Motor Speedway this week, Kyle Larson’s win at the Roval and massive points advantage in NASCAR’s Round […]...2021
  • • Analysis: 2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Round of 8 track-by-track breakdown
    The 2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs continue Sunday, as four races remain in the 10-race battle for the championship. RELATED: Cup Series point standings Last weekend, the Round of 12 — Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway and Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval — concluded, and the four contenders eliminated were Kevin Harvick, Christopher Bell, William […]...2021
  • • 2-Headed Monster: Was NASCAR’s No-Call on Chase Elliott Justified?
    Sunday’s (Oct. 10) Bank of America ROVAL 400 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL featured another installment of the ongoing feud between Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott. Harvick’s move to spin Elliott and the resulting crash damage caused Elliott’s rear tail panel to come loose and was waving to the fans for several laps before ... Read more...2021
  • • Kyle Larson Starting From Cup Pole at Texas
    The Round of 8 for the NASCAR Cup Series begins this weekend at Texas Motor Speedway on Oct. 17, and Kyle Larson will be the first to take the green flag. Larson, the winner of last weekend’s race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL and the current points leader, has collected seven wins in 2021 ... Read more...2021
  • • NASCAR: Cup standings after Charlotte chaos, points reset
    The final round of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs ahead of the Championship 4 is scheduled to get underway this Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway. The third and final race of the round of 12 of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs was contested on Sunday afternoon at Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, and it […] NASCAR: Cup standings after Charlotte chaos, points reset - Beyond the Flag - Beyo...2021
  • • NASCAR penalizes four teams for lug-nut infractions, suspends crew chief Beshore post-Charlotte
    NASCAR penalized three teams in the Cup Series and one in the Xfinity Series for lug-nut violations after last weekend’s races at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course. RELATED: Playoff standings | Texas Motor Speedway schedule One of those penalties resulted in the suspension of crew chief Ben Beshore for the No. 18 Joe Gibbs […]...2021
  • • Next Gen car changes coming as a result of NASCAR crash test
    John Probst, NASCAR’s senior vice president of innovation and racing, said the updates to the Next Gen chassis will be primarily made to its front and rear clips – all of which can be retrofit into an existing clip. There will also be changes to suspension parts.Probst said teams participating in the Nov. 17-18 test on the oval track at Charlotte Motor Speedway will have the updates in ...Keep rea...2021
  • NASCAR at Charlotte live race updates, results, highlights from the ROVAL 400
    • NASCAR at Charlotte live race updates, results, highlights from the ROVAL 400
    Sporting News is tracking live updates and lap-by-lap highlights from NASCAR's playoff race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday. Follow for complete results from the Bank of America ROVAL 400....2021
  • • Xfinity Charlotte Roval results
    Here is how the field finished in Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity playoff race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval....2021

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  • • NASCAR honors America’s fallen with mid-race moment of silence
    Listen in as NASCAR honors America's fallen heroes with a mid-race moment of silence at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2021
  • • Chase Elliott keeps it in the family with new spotter: He just fits into our group
    CONCORD, N.C. — New spotter, no sweat for Chase Elliott. Following Eddie D‘Hondt‘s indefinite suspension from NASCAR earlier this week, Elliott and the No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports team were tasked with a quick turn find for the open position in time for the Charlotte Motor Speedway race weekend. Elliott chose to keep it in the […]...2021
  • Texas Motor Speedway president Eddie Gossage set to retire
    • Texas Motor Speedway president Eddie Gossage set to retire
    Gossage, 62, first joined Speedway Motorsports Inc. in 1989 as vice president of public relations at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He was named general manager of Texas Motor Speedway in 1995 before it officially opened and named its president nine years later.“The timing just feels right after 32 years with the company,” Gossage said. “The Smith family and Speedway Motorsports changed my ...Keep read...2021
  • • NASCAR champion Busch tries to stave off elimination
    Kyle Busch, to be clear, was only venting when he said he'd be knocked out of the playoffs this round. “I wouldn’t be continuing to go to the racetrack each and every week and pouring my heart and soul into this and taking time away from my family if I didn’t care,” Busch said. Here he is on the verge of elimination headed into Sunday's race on the hybrid road course-oval at Charlotte Motor Spee...2020
  • • Kyle Busch re-lives his 97th career Xfinity win, a thriller at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Claiming the lead on the final lap, Kyle Busch passed Daniel Hemric to claim victory at the Xfinity Cup Series’ Alsco 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. It was Busch’s 97th career Xfinity win (most all time), which he talked through on the track moments after the race ended....2020
  • • Angela Ruch to honor father-in-law at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Angela Ruch will be racing with a heavy heart and special decals on her truck in tonight‘s NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Ruch, who drives for Reaume Brothers Racing, will have decals on her No. 00 Toyota honoring her late father-in-law, Robert Carl Ruch. A U.S. Air Force veteran, Robert Ruch died […]...2020
  • • Angela Ruch to honor father-in-law at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Angela Ruch will be racing with a heavy heart and special decals on her truck in tonight‘s NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Ruch, who drives for Reaume Brothers Racing, will have decals on her No. 00 Toyota honoring her late father-in-law, Robert Carl Ruch. A U.S. Air Force veteran, Robert Ruch died […]...2020
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to pay tribute to father in special way at Darlington Raceway
    • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to pay tribute to father in special way at Darlington Raceway
    The color scheme is based on the No. 8 car driven by Dale Earnhardt in his Cup debut on May 25, 1975 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2019
  • • EGGERT: Top 10 Moments of the 2018 Xfinity Series Season, Part Two
    By Seth Eggert, NASCAR Writer With the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series season in the books and the year coming to a close, now is the opportunity to take a look at the top-10 moments of the year. Today, we conclude our two part series with the final five moments that stood out in 2018. Chase Briscoe Earns His First Career Victory at the Roval The Roval at Charlotte Motor Speedway was the biggest unknow...2018
  • • Keselowski Fastest in Final Practice, Goes to Backup After Crash
    By David Morgan, NASCAR Editor CONCORD, N.C. – Final practice seemed to be going exactly as planned for 2012 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski, but things went awry for him just minutes after blazing around Charlotte Motor Speedway with the fastest lap of the session. Keselowski toured around the Charlotte road course with a lap of 1 minute, 17.730 seconds at 105.596 mph, b...2018

Top Charlotte Motor Speedway news

  • • Report: Injured pedestrian dragged under vehicle in track infield
    A South Carolina man reportedly sufferered non-life-threatening injuries after being dragged 98 feet under an SUV while leaving Charlotte Motor Speedway....2015
  • • Live stream: Richard Petty Motorsports press conference
    Watch live streaming as drivers Sam Hornish Jr., Aric Almirola and team principals from Richard Petty Motorsports speak with reporters on the Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour....2015
  • • Dale Earnhardt Jr. has no plans to retire in the near future
    As Jeff Gordon's decision to quit driving full time after 2015 continues to be the buzz of the NASCAR world, Hendrick Motorsports teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr. spent several minutes during Thursday afternoon's final leg of the Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour discussing his own future in the sport....2015
  • • 'American Sniper' widow reveals reason behind late husband's passion for Dale Jr.
    On hand Sunday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway where she became the first woman to receive the track's annual Stonewall Jackson Award for demonstrating the highest standards of patriotism, the widow of well-known Navy SEAL and "American Sniper" Chris Kyle revealed a couple little-known facts about her heroic husband....2015
  • • Johnson, team face penalty for possible violation in All-Star Race
    Jimmie Johnson finished a disappointing 15th out of 20 participants in Saturday night's Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2015
  • • NASCAR world reacts to Jeff Gordon's 'speech from my heart'
    Jeff Gordon tries to remain composed while speaking at Friday night's NASCAR awards ceremony. Ethan Miller Getty Images North AmericaWhen Jeff Gordon claimed his first top series NASCAR win in the 1994 Coca-Cola 600, the then 22-year-old driver cried tears of joy in Victory Lane at Charlotte Motor Speedway.Ninety-two additional victories, four championships and more than 21 years later, Gordon ne...2015
  • • Kyle Busch returning to No. 18 car for Sprint All-Star Race
    After being sidelined by injury since Daytona, Kyle Busch will return to the cockpit of the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Camry for Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. ...2015
  • • Records trumped by raw emotion in Martin Truex Jr. Coke 600 win
    Sure, Martin Truex Jr.'s record-setting performance in Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway was impressive. But it means little compared to the "icing on the cake" it represents, says his long-time girlfriend....2016
  • • Keselowski, Stewart fined; Kenseth, Hamlin not penalized
    NASCAR on Tuesday issued fines against Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart for their post-race actions at Charlotte Motor Speedway, but Matt Kenseth and Denny Hamlin were not penalized....2014
  • • With few friends, Keselowski faces long day at Talladega
    Team Penske's Brad Keselowski upset many drivers Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, but after a rough outing at Talladega Superspeedway in May, he faces a long race on Sunday with few friends. ...2014
  • • Pedestrian struck inside Charlotte Motor Speedway
    A great night of racing turned into a serious situation late Sunday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway when a vehicle struck a pedestrian near the Turn 3 tunnel after the Coca-Cola 600....2015
  • • How Dale Earnhardt convinced first owner to put him in car
    This weekend marks the 30th anniversary of the late Dale Earnhardt's first career top series NASCAR start, which came in the 1975 World 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2015
  • • NASCAR overturns P1 level penalty against Johnson, No. 48 team
    NASCAR has overturned the P1 level penalty against Jimmie Johnson and the No. 48 team for warnings on back-to-back weekends at Charlotte Motor Speedway...2015
  • • Jeff Gordon: Last season's back spasms 'not worth talking about'
    Many fans and tenants of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage were concerned last May when severe pain in Jeff Gordon's lower back forced the four-time Sprint Cup champion to miss final practice for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Memorial Day weekend....2015

Charlotte Motor Speedway fantasy rankings and news

  • • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2021 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500
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  • • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2021 Bank of America ROVAL 400
    Are you ready for the twists and turns of the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL? Let’s get your daily fantasy NASCAR DraftKings rosters ready for the NASCAR Cup Series’ final playoff race of the Round of 12. This isn’t the Cup Series’ first go-around at the 2.32-mile course, as it’s run three races on this layout ... Read more...2021
  • • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2020 Coca-Cola 600
    After a few days off, the NASCAR Cup Series heads to Charlotte Motor Speedway for the traditional Coca-Cola 600. The 400-lap race starts at 6 p.m. ET on Sunday, May 24, 2020 and will air on FOX. Get your daily fantasy NASCAR DraftKings roster ready to rumble! The Coca-Cola 600 is a race held on … The post Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2020 Coca-Cola 600 appeared first on Frontstr...2020
  • Charlotte Fantasy Racing Preview
    • Charlotte Fantasy Racing Preview
    Detailed driver notes and statistics to help set your fantasy racing lineup for Sunday's Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2017
  • NASCAR at Charlotte: Odds, stats, prediction, sleepers, fantasy drivers for Bank of America 500
    • NASCAR at Charlotte: Odds, stats, prediction, sleepers, fantasy drivers for Bank of America 500
    Betting favorites and fantasy sleepers for Sunday's Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2017
  • • Charlotte Fantasy Racing Preview
    Detailed driver notes and statistics to help set your fantasy racing lineup for Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2017
  • • Coca-Cola 600: Vegas odds, key stats, prediction, sleepers, fantasy drivers to watch
    Betting favorites and fantasy sleepers for Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2017
  • • NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Charlotte Motor Speedway
    NASCAR is headed to Charlotte Motor Speedway for the Bank of America 500. This is the firstrace of the Round of 12of theChase for the Sprint Cup. With a clean slate, fantasy racing players should use this race to stock up on drivers with a chance to win and punch their ticket for the next round.St......2016
  • • Charlotte Fantasy Racing Preview
    Detailed driver notes and statistics to help set your fantasy racing lineup for Saturday night's Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2016
  • • Charlotte Fantasy Racing Preview
    Detailed driver notes and statistics to help set your fantasy racing lineup for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2016

Charlotte Motor Speedway schedule, game

  • • Zach’s Turn: Brad Keselowski Shining in Rare Underdog Role Through Playoffs
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  • • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2021 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500
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  • • Analysis: 2021 Xfinity Series' Round of 8 playoff tracks
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  • • NASCAR: New championship odds paint a clear picture
    The NASCAR Cup Series championship odds heading into the penultimate round of the 2021 playoffs paint a clear picture, as the changes are few and far between. The round of 12 of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs came to a chaotic end on Sunday afternoon at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, with Kyle Larson […] NASCAR: New championship odds paint a clear picture - Beyond the Flag - Beyond...2021
  • • NASCAR: Cup standings after Charlotte chaos, points reset
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  • • NASCAR: Kevin Harvick inadvertently sent another message
    A bitter Kevin Harvick inadvertently sent another message on Sunday when he attempted to end Chase Elliott’s NASCAR Cup Series playoff run. It didn’t happen in the first two races of the round of 12 of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, but it happened in the round finale at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval. […] NASCAR: Kevin Harvick inadvertently sent another message - Beyon...2021
  • • NASCAR penalizes four teams for lug-nut infractions, suspends crew chief Beshore post-Charlotte
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  • Stock Car Scoop: Did NASCAR Officiating Over Chase Elliott’s Bumper Decide the Round of 8?
    • Stock Car Scoop: Did NASCAR Officiating Over Chase Elliott’s Bumper Decide the Round of 8?
    The Round of 12 concluded at Charlotte Motor Speedway’s ROVAL Sunday (Oct. 10), a rollercoaster 109-lap race in which nearly every playoff driver faced adversity. However, the biggest controversy coming out of the event was NASCAR’s decision not to black flag Chase Elliott while his rear bumper cover flapped in the wind for multiple laps ... Read more...2021
  • • Recap: Larson wins No. 7 as Elliott digs to advance into Round of 8
    Recap the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval that saw Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick go at it on track and Kyle Larson take his seventh win of the season....2021
  • • Larson wins Charlotte as Elliott and Harvick continue feud
    Kyle Larson rallied from early electrical issues Sunday to win for the seventh time this season and storm into the third round of NASCAR's playoffs. Larson's victory on The Roval at Charlotte Motor Speedway ended a topsy-turvy day for Hendrick Motorsports. Larson and reigning Cup champion Chase Elliott moved into the round of eight, but Alex Bowman and William Byron were eliminated and Elliott w...2021

Charlotte Motor Speedway rumors, scandals

  • • Test Sparks Road Course Conversation
    One of NASCAR’s experts in making right-hand turns, AJ Allmendinger, recently tested the 2.3-mile road course at Charlotte Motor Speedway, sparking speculation that more road-course races may be added to the schedule....2017
  • • Danica Patrick's sponsor deal with Nature's Bakery not confirmed for 2017
    Danica Patrick caused a bit of a buzz at the NASCAR Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway when she showed up without the name of sponsor Nature’s Bakery on her racing uniform.As it turns out, Nature’s Bakery has not yet been confirmed to return to Patrick’s No. 10 Stewart-Haas Racing entry for a third season.A team spokesman confirmed that SHR and the sponsor do not yet have a deal finaliz...2017
  • • Charlotte Road Course Race Planned?
    A recent test has fueled speculation Charlotte Motor Speedway could hold a NASCAR race on its road course....2017
  • • Martin Truex Jr. goes from journeyman to NASCAR championship favorite
    CONCORD, N.C. — Martin Truex Jr. spent almost a decade trying to climb his way into NASCAR’s top tier. He didn’t win races, never led many laps, wasn’t considered an elite driver capable of winning championships. Then suddenly, it clicked. Truex has transformed over the last two seasons from a journeyman driver into a legitimate title contender. Some might even say he’s the favorite to win this ye...2016
  • • Sights & Sounds: 56th annual Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    It is one of the biggest race days of the year and Charlotte Motor Speedway is buzzing with action as fans, drivers and teams prepare for Sunday's 56th annual running of the Coca-Cola 600. ...2015
  • • Busted! 15 memorable cheating scandals in NASCAR
    Kasey Kahne won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway Friday night, only to have his truck fail post-race inspection. It's not the first time NASCAR has had a rules controversy....2015
  • • Dale Earnhardt Jr. has no plans to retire in the near future
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  • • Did Keselowski get off easy? Plus title picks and a Junior prediction
    Did the penalties handed down Tuesday by NASCAR fit the crimes committed by Brad Keselowski following last Saturday night's Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway? FOX broadcaster John Roberts joins FOX Sports colleagues Jay Pennell and Joe Menzer in the latest edition of Bump 'n' Run to debate this and other topics, including who will win this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup and whether ...2014

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