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  • • 2021 Preseason Power Rankings, No. 17: Chase Briscoe
    For the fifth season in a row, Stewart-Haas Racing welcomes a new driver to its stable. After the 2020 addition of Cole Custer saw the rookie take victory at Kentucky Speedway, following the departure of Clint Bowyer the team gives its next rising star a shot at the big leagues in Chase Briscoe. Following a …...2021
  • • Ed Jewett Returning to Mike Harmon Racing to Crew Chief Kyle Weatherman in 2021
    Mike Harmon tells Jayski.com that Ed Jewett will return to Mike Harmon Racing in 2021 as the full-time crew chief for Kyle Weatherman. Jewett led Weatherman to a career-best — and team best — eighth-place finish last July at Kentucky Speedway. Ed Jewett will return to @mhrracing for the 2021 @XfinityRacing season to crew chief @KyleWeatherman. Jewett […]...2021
  • • General manager Mark Simendinger leaves Kentucky Speedway
    Mark Simendinger, the longtime general manager of Kentucky Speedway is out after leading operations at the track for more than 20 years. Simendinger, who took over track operations before the track’s opening season in 2000, had previously been the general manager of Turfway Park. Kentucky Speedway lost its spot on the NASCAR schedule when its […]...2020
  • • From Louisville with Love, Part II: Ben Rhodes Talks Kentucky Speedway Devastation, 2020 Xfinity Attempt & NASCAR Future
    In Part I of From Louisville with Love, Ben Rhodes spoke with Frontstretch about his 2020 improvements, playoff racing against his ThorSport Racing teammates, his two weeks with championship-winning crew chief Junior Joiner and traveling the NASCAR circuit in 2020 as a Kentucky resident.  In the final portion of this two-part series, Rhodes expresses his … The post From Louisville with Love,...2020
  • • Kentucky Speedway says it's off NASCAR's schedule
    SPARTA, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky Speedway has lost its spot on NASCAR's schedule, the racetrack said Tuesday night ahead of NASCAR's announcement of venues and dates for next year....2020
  • • NASCAR at long last adds schedule variety with 2021 changes
    NASCAR promised radical changes to the 2021 schedule and delivered Wednesday with six road courses, the first dirt race for the Cup Series since 1970 and new stops in Nashville, Tennessee, and Austin, Texas. Dropped from the lineup were Kentucky Speedway and Chicagoland Speedway, two ''cookie-cutter'' intermediate tracks that were part of a staid schedule that lacked variation or originality. Mi...2020
  • • Chicagoland, Kentucky Removed from Cup Schedule
    On the eve of the reported 2021 NASCAR Cup Series schedule’s release, NASCAR confirmed that both Chicagoland Speedway and Kentucky Speedway will lose their dates. A report from The Athletic on Tuesday (Sept. 29) solidified the removal ahead of the full schedule’s unveiling on Sept. 30. According to the report, the changes come as a … The post Chicagoland, Kentucky Removed from Cu...2020
  • • Matt DiBenedetto Limps Into Playoffs, Makes Postseason for 1st Time in Career
    With 10 races remaining in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series regular season, there was almost no chance Matt DiBenedetto, ranked 12th in points, could miss the playoffs. But entering Saturday night’s regular-season finale, it was a real possibility. With consecutive victories by Cole Custer and Austin Dillon in mid-July at Kentucky Speedway and Texas Motor … The post Matt DiBenedetto Limps In...2020
  • • NASCAR: Things are getting tight at the playoff bubble
    Only the month of August remains before the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs. With seven races remaining, things are getting tight at the bubble. Following two consecutive upset victories by Stewart-Haas Racing rookie Cole Custer and Richard Childress Racing’s Austin Dillon at Kentucky Speedway and Texas Motor Speedway, respectively, things stabilized somewhat at Kansas Speedway, […] NA...2020
  • • Xfinity team owners’ appeal of COVID-19 protocol penalty denied
    Anthony Clements' $10,000 fine for violating NASCAR's COVID-19 protocols at Kentucky Speedway was upheld by an appeals panel Wednesday....2020

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Kentucky Speedway injury and suspension

  • • Xfinity team owners’ appeal of COVID-19 protocol penalty denied
    Anthony Clements' $10,000 fine for violating NASCAR's COVID-19 protocols at Kentucky Speedway was upheld by an appeals panel Wednesday....2020
  • • Justin Allgaier transported to local hospital following last-lap crash at Kentucky
    Justin Allgaier was transported to a local hospital for further evaluation following a last-lap crash in Thursday night's Shady Rays 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kentucky Speedway. RELATED: Official results | Austin Cindric wins in overtime at Kentucky Allgaier was racing for position on the backstretch during the white-flag lap when was collected in […]...2020
  • • NASCAR: Justin Allgaier cleared to compete at Kentucky
    Justin Allgaier has been cleared to get back behind the wheel for this evening’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kentucky Speedway following yesterday’s race. A last-lap crash in Thursday night’s Shady Rays 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kentucky Speedway resulted in JR Motorsports’ Justin Allgaier being sent to a local hospital for further evaluation. […] NASCAR: Ju...2020
  • • NASCAR: Justin Allgaier released from the hospital
    JR Motorsports NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Justin Allgaier has been treated and released from the hospital after Thursday’s last-lap crash at Kentucky Speedway. Following a hard crash on the final lap of Thursday night’s Shady Rays 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kentucky Speedway, JR Motorsports’ Justin Allgaier was transported to a local hospital. The […] NASCAR: Justi...2020
  • • Tommy Joe Martins’ Crew Chief Suspended for Shady Rays 200
    NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Tommy Joe Martins will be without regular crew chief Daniel Johnson this Thursday, June 9, at Kentucky Speedway. Johnson was suspended on Tuesday (July 7) in reaction to the rear axle coming off of Martins’ No. 44 Chevrolet at last weekend’s race on the road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. No … The post Tommy Joe Martins’ Crew Chief Suspe...2020
  • • Xfinity Series crew chief Daniel Johnson suspended by NASCAR
    Daniel Johnson, the crew chief on Martins’ No. 44 Chevrolet, has been suspended from Thursday night’s Xfinity race at Kentucky Speedway for a safety violation.Around Lap 52 of 62 in Saturday’s inaugural series race on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course, the rear axle from Martins’ car dropped on the track and ended up leaving a trail of fluid that required extensive ...Keep reading...2020
  • • NASCAR issues suspension, fine in post-Indianapolis penalty report
    NASCAR officials issued a suspension and a fine to a pair of Xfinity Series teams following last weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. RELATED: Race results No. 44 Martins Motorsports crew chief Daniel Johnson has been suspended for the next NASCAR Xfinity Series points event, Thursday's Shady Rays 200 at Kentucky Speedway (8 p.m. ET, […]...2020
  • • NASCAR Cup: Denny Hamlin loses time in final practice at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
    Denny Hamlin’s and his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing team will be docked 15 minutes in final Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon on Saturday as teams prepare for Sunday’s Foxwoods Casino and Resort 301. The penalty is a result of the No. 11 car twice failing pre-qualifying inspection at Kentucky Speedway on July 13, prior to the July 14 Quaker State 400. T...2018
  • Kyle Busch rips Ricky Stenhouse Jr. for not reaching out after Daytona
    • Kyle Busch rips Ricky Stenhouse Jr. for not reaching out after Daytona
    Kyle Busch tells the media center at Kentucky Speedway he's disappointed that Ricky Stenhouse Jr. never reached out following his involvement in the crashes in Daytona....2018
  • • Spencer Gallagher returns to NASCAR at Kentucky Speedway
    The suspension of Xfinity Series driver Spencer Gallagher is over. The 28-year-old will return to drive the No. 23 car of GMS Racing. The son of Allegiant Air CEO Maurice J. Gallagher, Spencer Gallagher was suspended just days after claiming his first Xfinity Series win in the Sparks Energy 300 at Talladega on April 28. […]...2018

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  • • Justin Allgaier driving Whisky River paint scheme at Kentucky
    The No. 7 Chevrolet Camaro driven by Justin Allgaier will have the colors of team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr’s chain restaurant Whisky River when it takes to the 1.5-mile Kentucky Speedway this weekend. “I’m excited,” said Allgaier of the car. “What Dale has grown Whisky River into is incredible. To be able to represent that […]...2018

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Kentucky Speedway trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Uncertainty Ahead for Matt Kenseth
    By David Morgan, NASCAR Editor Still without a win halfway through the 2017 season, Matt Kenseth now has other things to worry about as the second half of the year plays out, like where he might be driving next season and beyond. During a Friday morning media session at Kentucky Speedway, Kenseth was asked about his plans for 2018 as his contract with Joe Gibbs Racing expires at season’s end and t...2017
  • • Ricky Craven Says Danica Patrick’s Window Of Relevance Is Closing
    Despite never having won Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race, Danica Patrick arguably is the most-popular driver in the field. Former NASCAR driver Ricky Craven, however, doesn’t think that will remain the case for long. Speaking during a press conference for Kentucky Speedway, Craven said he’s “a big fan” of Patrick, but as she nears her 35th birthday, her window of relevance won’t remain open much lo...2017
  • • Elliott Sadler's friends, competitors offer hearty congratulations on Twitter
    It is said that the NASCAR XFINITY Series is where names are made, but one of the most popular drivers in the sport is one of its most veteran: Elliott Sadler, 41, brought down the house when he won the first-ever XFINITY Chase race at Kentucky Speedway Saturday night.It was a hugely emotional win for Sadler, as his mother, Bell, had been in the hospital all week but convinced doctors to let her o...2016
  • • Kyle Busch Xfinity Pre-Race Report – Loudon
    Monster Energy Driver Kyle Busch No. 54 Toyota Camry Busch Targets 300th NASCAR XFINITY Series Start at New Hampshire Motor Speedway   No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota News and Notes: Hot off his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win of the season at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Monster Energy driver Kyle Bush returns to the seat of the No. 54 Monster Energy Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) Toyota Camry this ...2015
  • • Kyle Busch wins Sprint Cup 400-mile race at Kentucky
    SPARTA, Ky. (AP) Kyle Busch outdueled Joey Logano late to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway. Though Busch dominated the 400-mile race by leading 163 of 267 laps after starting ninth for his second victory here in five starts, he had to outlast Logano during one late segment in which they traded leads for several laps. Busch's No. 18 Toyota finally got the u...2015
  • • Jeff Gordon seeks first Kentucky win in final season
    SPARTA, Ky. (AP) Kentucky Speedway gave Jeff Gordon a parting gift that would make a native of the commonwealth jealous - 24 bottles of its trademark bourbon from each of four master distilleries....2015
  • • Extra work required by new rules package a worthwhile sacrifice?
    Teams are burning the midnight oil to prepare for Kentucky Speedway in hopes that the new rules package will pay dividends in the long run....2015
  • • NSCS: Gordon’s No. 24 Chevy SS gets new look for six races including this weekend
    CONCORD, N.C. – Jeff Gordon’s No. 24 Chevrolet SS is getting a new look for six races this season – starting this weekend at Sonoma Raceway. AARP Member Advantages will be featured on Gordon’s ride to spread awareness about the many benefits available to AARP members. The special AARP Member Advantages paint scheme is part of Hendrick Motorsports’ existing partnership with Drive to End Hunger, whi...2015
  • • FOX Sports' DW, Petree react to NASCAR rule changes for Kentucky
    Following NASCAR's announced rules package changes in effect for the July 11 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway, FOX NASCAR analysts Darrell Waltrip and Andy Petree offered their thoughts on what effects the changes might have....2015

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  • • NASCAR at long last adds schedule variety with 2021 changes
    NASCAR promised radical changes to the 2021 schedule and delivered Wednesday with six road courses, the first dirt race for the Cup Series since 1970 and new stops in Nashville, Tennessee, and Austin, Texas. Dropped from the lineup were Kentucky Speedway and Chicagoland Speedway, two ''cookie-cutter'' intermediate tracks that were part of a staid schedule that lacked variation or originality. Mi...2020
  • • Matt DiBenedetto Limps Into Playoffs, Makes Postseason for 1st Time in Career
    With 10 races remaining in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series regular season, there was almost no chance Matt DiBenedetto, ranked 12th in points, could miss the playoffs. But entering Saturday night’s regular-season finale, it was a real possibility. With consecutive victories by Cole Custer and Austin Dillon in mid-July at Kentucky Speedway and Texas Motor … The post Matt DiBenedetto Limps In...2020
  • • Restart retribution? Johnson, Keselowski debate late-race contact at Kentucky
    Jimmie Johnson issued a post-race retort to Brad Keselowski's late-stage tactics after Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series event at Kentucky Speedway, hinting at restart retribution in a social-media salvo after the checkered flag. RELATED: Official race results | At-track photos Johnson was making his return to Cup Series competition after his self-reported positive test for COVID-19 forced […]...2020
  • • William Byron drives No. 24 Chevrolet Camaro to 11th-place finish at Kentucky Speedway
    William Byron finished 11th in the Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart at Kentucky Speedway on Sunday. Byron's result added 26 points to his season total. Byron started in 21st position and led four laps in the race. The third-year driver has picked up five top-five and 22 top-10 finishes in his career. Sunday's race […]...2020
  • • Kurt Busch drives No. 1 Chevrolet Camaro to fifth-place finish at Kentucky Speedway
    Kurt Busch finished fifth in the Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart at Kentucky Speedway on Sunday. Busch's top five finish, the fourth time he has achieved that result this year, added 35 points to his season total. Busch started in seventh position. The 21st-year driver has earned 31 career victories, with 146 top-five finishes […]...2020
  • • Christopher Bell places seventh at Kentucky Speedway
    Christopher Bell finished seventh in the Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart at Kentucky Speedway on Sunday. The top 10 finish for Bell, his fifth of the year, added 30 points to his season total. Bell started in 34th position. The first-year driver has picked up one top-five and four top-10 finishes in his career. […]...2020
  • • Cole Custer just booted someone out of the NASCAR Playoffs, and that’s a good thing
    It’s one thing when a driver already near the top of the NASCAR Cup Series standings wins his first race of the season to definitely lock himself into the NASCAR Playoffs but it’s quite another thing for a driver who entered a race 25th in the standings to assure himself of an invitation to the championship-deciding stretch run with a victory. On Sunday afternoon in the Quaker State 40...2020
  • • NASCAR: Cole Custer’s win gives playoff picture a huge shake-up
    Cole Custer’s maiden NASCAR Cup Series victory at Kentucky Speedway shook up the playoff picture, as he was only in 25th place in the championship standings and well out of the mix. Stewart-Haas Racing rookie Cole Custer entered last Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway with a top finish of ninth place […] NASCAR: Cole Custer’s win gives playoff pi...2020
  • • NASCAR lineup at Kentucky: Starting order, pole for Sunday's race without qualifying
    The starting lineup and pole for Sunday's NASCAR race at Kentucky Speedway were set by a random draw. Here are the results....2020
  • • Results, standings after rain-shortened Kentucky Truck race
    Sheldon Creed's third stage win of the season also led to his first career Truck Series win in Saturday's rain-shortened race at Kentucky Speedway....2020

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  • • JP Motorsports to Debut with Stephen Leicht at Daytona
    By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer For the first time in nearly a decade, Stephen Leicht will compete full-time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Leicht will compete for the newly-formed JP Motorsports in the No. 55 Toyota Camry. The team will utilize Toyota Camrys purchased from TriStar Motorsports. Leicht last competed full-time in 2007 for Robert Yates Racing. During that stint, he earned one victory at ...2018
  • • Jeb Burton Set to Make 100th NASCAR Start
    By Seth Eggert, NASCAR Writer Entering the Alsco 300 at Kentucky Speedway, Jeb Burton hopes to continue his momentum heading into his 100th career NASCAR start. Burton is coming off his first career top five in the NASCAR Xfinity Series as he returns to the site of his first career Top 10. After avoiding ‘The Big One’ at Daytona International Speedway, he finished fourth in the No. 24 Estes Expres...2017
  • • Brian Scott to Drive the No. 3 Daniel Defense Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing
    WELCOME, N.C. (July 3, 2017) – Brian Scott will return to Richard Childress Racing (RCR) to pilot the No. 3 Daniel Defense Chevrolet for two races in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) this season. After announcing his NASCAR retirement at the end of 2016 to move home to Idaho with his family, Scott will make a brief return to the sport with his former team to pilot the No. 3 Chevrolet Camaro for the...2017
  • • Daryl Motte's first NASCAR present: The Kentucky truck fire
    @TheBuzzer's Daryl Motte is counting down some of his favorite moments from the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Season. First up is the truck fire in the parking lot at Kentucky Speedway....2016
  • • Elliott Sadler wins first-ever NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase race at Kentucky Speedway
    By Chris Knight NASCAR Wire Service SPARTA, KY – A huge push from Daniel Suárez on a restart with four laps to go in Saturday night’s eventful VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 sent Elliott Sadler ahead of Ryan Blaney to win the opening race of the NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase at Kentucky Speedway. Sadler’s third win of the season and 13th of his XFINITY Series career was about more than just stamping his w...2016
  • • Sadler Wins Kentucky, Advances In Chase
    ©2016, Brett MoistNKP Posted by Brandon Whitton – follow on twitter @whittonbm September 24, 2016 Elliott Sadler won the 5th Annual VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway in the debut of the Xfinity Series Chase. It is his 13th career win and third this season. Sadler led 11 of 200 laps and took advantage Ty Dillon and Erik Jones, who led a combined 147 laps, crashed while running third an...2016
  • • NXS: Elliott Sadler Wins First-Ever NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase Race at Kentucky Speedway
    (NASCAR Wire Service – Chris Knight) SPARTA, KY – A huge push from Daniel Suárez on a restart with four laps to go in Saturday night’s eventful VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 sent Elliott Sadler ahead of Ryan Blaney to win the opening race of the NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase at Kentucky Speedway. Sadler’s third win of the season and 13th of his XFINITY Series career was about more than just stamping his...2016
  • • Elliott Sadler's friends, competitors offer hearty congratulations on Twitter
    2016
  • • Is Erik Jones the driver to beat in inaugural XFINITY Chase?
    Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Erik Jones and Daniel Suarez have a ton of momentum heading into the inaugural NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase for the championship.Jones is fresh off a win at Chicagoland Speedway, while Suarez has top-10 finishes in the last four races.As the inaugural XFINITY Chase kicks off Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway, Jones is the top seeded driver with four wins in the regular se...2016
  • • NXS: Ryan Sieg Excited to Compete in Chase for Family Team
    JOLIET, Ill. – Ryan Sieg earned a hard fought 12th-place finish in Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Chicagoland Speedway to clinch a spot in the inaugural Chase. With the reseeded points standings, Sieg is in the ninth position in the championship standings heading to the opening race of the playoffs next weekend at Kentucky Speedway. “It was a great run and we got better and bet...2016

Top Kentucky Speedway news

  • • Which Sprint Cup driver will finish the season with the most wins?
    Fans can answer questions using Connect Live on FS1's "NASCAR RaceDay" prior to Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway....2016
  • • Century mark: Danica Patrick's road to 100 Sprint Cup races
    Danica Patrick makes the 100th start of her Sprint Cup career in the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. Take a look through these photos at Patrick's road to the century milestone....2015
  • • Austin Dillon reflects on Daytona wreck: 'I'm thankful to be here'
    In the early morning hours on Monday, Austin Dillon's heavily damaged No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet finally came to a rest on its roof at the exit of pit road after a wild wreck at the finish of the rain-delayed Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. After a frantic few moments which saw crew members from Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 team and Dillon's team run out to the wrecka...2015
  • • Austin Dillon reflects on Daytona wreck: 'I'm thankful to be here'
    Austin Dillon says he feels blessed to have survived his wild wreck at the end of the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. "I feel really blessed to be wlaking and racing here this weekend," he says at Kentucky Speedway....2015
  • • Dale vs. Danica: Earnhardt Jr., Patrick get into it at Kentucky
    Danica Patrick's hopes for a successful 100th career Sprint Cup start are dashed in the Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway when Dale Earnhardt Jr. clips her No. 10 Stewart-Haas Chevrolet with his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevy. Patrick expresses her displeasure afterward....2015
  • • Take a bow: Kyle Busch captures Quaker State 400 for second win
    Kyle Busch wins the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway for his second win in three races. Busch leads a total of four Joe Gibbs Racing drivers who finish in the top five at the 1.5-mile track under a new rules package for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series....2015
  • • Almost perfect: Gibbs drivers claim 4 of the top 5 spots at Kentucky
    As good nights go, they don't get much better than the one Joe Gibbs Racing enjoyed in Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway....2015
  • • Race results: The Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway
    Get the full results from Saturday night's Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway....2015
  • • NASCAR Power Rankings: Hendrick horsepower remains out front
    During a long and wild night at Daytona International Speedway, Hendrick Motorsports teammates Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson were the dominant cars, and the duo leads the weekly NASCAR Power Rankings headed to Kentucky Speedway. ...2015
  • • Pickup truck catches fire during NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Kentucky
    This pickup truck fire at Kentucky Speedway also damaged an adjacent truck and car in the process....2016
  • • Another spectacular wreck: Ben Kennedy becomes second driver to hit fencing in a week
    Ben Kennedy became the second NASCAR driver to hit and damage a section of fencing when his truck became airborn in the final laps of Thursday's UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway. On Monday, Austin Dillon's car was involved in a frightening wreck at the checkered flag in the Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway, heavily damaging the fence. ...2015
  • • 'She flew off the handle': Dale Jr. dishes on dust-up with Danica
    Dale Earnhardt Jr. continues to defend his role in Saturday night's incident at Kentucky Speedway where a bump from the No. 88 Chevrolet sent Danica Patrick's car into the wall and ruined her race on Lap 207 of 267. Speaking on Tuesday's edition of his weekly podcast, "The Dale Jr. Download," NASCAR's most popular driver explained, as he did immediately after the race, that he did not mean to wrec...2015
  • • 'She flew off the handle': Dale Jr. dishes on dust-up with Danica
    Dale Earnhardt Jr. continues to defend his role in Saturday night's incident at Kentucky Speedway where a bump from the No. 88 Chevrolet sent Danica Patrick's car into the wall and effectively out of the race on Lap 207 of 267....2015
  • • Starting lineup: Rain gives Kyle Larson pole for Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway
    Persistent wet weather led NASCAR to cancel qualifying Friday afternoon at Kentucky Speedway. Under the NASCAR rulebook, Kyle Larson will start on the pole after being fastest in the weekend's first practice. See the full starting lineup. ...2015

Kentucky Speedway fantasy rankings and news

  • • Kentucky Fantasy Racing Preview
    Detailed driver notes and statistics to help set your fantasy racing lineup for Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway....2017
  • • Kentucky Fantasy Racing Preview
    To assist in making your fantasy racing picks, MRN.com's Pete Pistone helps steer you toward Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 Presented by Advance Auto Parts at Kentucky Speedway....2016
  • • Driver Handicaps: Kentucky
    MRN.com's detailed notes and statistics to help you set your fantasy racing lineup for Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway....2015

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  • • General manager Mark Simendinger leaves Kentucky Speedway
    2020
  • • From Louisville with Love, Part II: Ben Rhodes Talks Kentucky Speedway Devastation, 2020 Xfinity Attempt & NASCAR Future
    2020
  • • Kentucky Speedway says it's off NASCAR's schedule
    2020
  • • NASCAR at long last adds schedule variety with 2021 changes
    2020
  • • Chicagoland, Kentucky Removed from Cup Schedule
    2020
  • • Matt DiBenedetto Limps Into Playoffs, Makes Postseason for 1st Time in Career
    2020
  • • NASCAR: Things are getting tight at the playoff bubble
    2020
  • • Frontstretch Podcast: Lackluster Racing in Kentucky, Michael McDowell Chats Career Year
    Subscribe: iTunes In this week’s edition of the Frontstretch Podcast, Dustin Albino and Mike Neff discuss the lackluster racing at Kentucky Speedway across the top three national touring series, though the Cup race had an incredible finish.  Cole Custer clinched a playoff spot by making a four-wide pass on Martin Truex Jr., Kevin Harvick and Ryan Blaney on the final … The post Frontstretch P...2020
  • • NASCAR sees rare rookie trend for first time in 14 years
    For the first time since the 2006 NASCAR Cup Series season finale, three rookies finished in the top 10 in a race, led by winner Cole Custer at Kentucky Speedway. Stewart-Haas Racing rookie Cole Custer surprised himself when he won Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway after starting in 29th place and going […] NASCAR sees rare rookie trend for first time in 14 years - B...2020
  • • NASCAR: Cole Custer’s win gives playoff picture a huge shake-up
    2020

Kentucky Speedway rumors, scandals

  • • Edwards: "No reason to speculate" about pitchman Jared Fogle
    SPARTA, Ky. (AP) NASCAR driver Carl Edwards says ''there's no reason to even speculate'' on the situation involving suspended Subway pitchman Jared Fogle until facts are gathered. Edwards has been a longtime promoter of the sandwich chain that sponsors his No. 19 Toyota Camry. He also has appeared in Subway ads with Fogle, who became famous for losing 245 pounds by eating its sandwiches. The ex-d...2015
  • • Opinion: Trying out new rules package this year is a move in right direction
    Although nothing is official yet, it appears NASCAR will experiment with a new aerodynamic and tire package at Kentucky Speedway next month, as part of its ongoing attempt to improve the quality of racing at 1.5-mile tracks. And if the buzz at Michigan International Speedway is to be believed, there could be separate aero packages for superspeedways, intermediate tracks and short tracks next seaso...2015

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