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  • • $70,000 on the line in eNASCAR Heat Pro League finale
    The top Xbox and PS4 players of the eNASCAR Heat Pro League will come together in a PC only event to crown the Season 2 champion this week.Eight drivers, representing eight different teams will do battle in a triple-header event that takes the league to Michigan International Speedway (35 laps), Phoenix Raceway (45 laps) and finally Bristol Motor Speedway (80 laps), where the champion will be ...K...2020
  • • Raphael Lessard Finishes Career-Best 3rd at Daytona Road Course
    Raphael Lessard continues to improve as a rookie in the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series. After a career-best seventh-place finish at Michigan International Speedway, the driver of the No. 4 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota bested that finish with a new best, third in the Sunoco 159 at the Daytona International Speedway road course … The post Raphael Lessard Finishes Career-Best 3rd...2020
  • • Power Rankings: Double the Fun Edition
    The week’s Power Rankings is almost guaranteed to get at least one “OK Boomer” comment, but I can’t help it that I have been around for so long. The Wrigley Chewing Gum company should sponsor Kevin Harvick, because he doubled his pleasure and doubled his fun last weekend at Michigan International Speedway. In the process, … The post Power Rankings: Double the Fun Edition appeared first on Fr...2020
  • • Zane Smith Nabs Truck Pole for Daytona Road Course
    The NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series embark on their first road course of the season, and Zane Smith will lead the way at the Daytona International Speedway road course. GMS Racing’s Smith nabbed the pole after winning last week’s race at Michigan International Speedway. The lineup was made from a formula in which … The post Zane Smith Nabs Truck Pole for Daytona Road Course appe...2020
  • • Kevin Harvick Claims Pole for Daytona Road Course
    The NASCAR Cup Series starting lineup for Sunday’s (Aug. 16) Go Bowling 235 at the Daytona International Speedway road course has been revealed, and Kevin Harvick will start from the pole. Harvick, who swept last weekend’s events at Michigan International Speedway, wins the first Busch Pole Award since March. The lineup was formed using a … The post Kevin Harvick Claims Pole for Daytona Road...2020
  • • NASCAR Power Rankings after Michigan doubleheader
    After finishing 1-2 Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin are 1-2 in the rankings....2020
  • • The Underdog House: Bubba Wallace Leads the Way in Michigan
    Top Dog A doubleheader last weekend at Michigan International Speedway meant twice the opportunity for the underdog class to snag a solid finish. On Saturday, Bubba Wallace did that and then some, ending up with a ninth-place result. Running as high as third in the closing laps, Wallace briefly had visions of his first career … The post The Underdog House: Bubba Wallace Leads the Way in Mich...2020
  • • Couch Potato Tuesday: Michigan Sunday Underwhelms, NBCSN Does the Best With the Circumstances Surrounding Road America
    Last weekend was yet another exhausting affair. Pretty much everyone except for INDYCAR and IMSA was in action. The NASCAR Cup Series had a doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway with the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series and ARCA Menards Series as support. Meanwhile, the Xfinity Series spent its Saturday at alternatively wet and dry … The post Couch Potato Tuesday: Michigan Sun...2020
  • • Penalty report: Two Cup Series teams fined after lug-nut violations in Michigan weekend
    NASCAR handed down a pair of fines for lug-nut safety violations Tuesday after the NASCAR Cup Series weekend doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway. RELATED: 2020 Cup Series standings | Harvick sweeps Michigan The No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota was found with one lug nut not safely secured after Denny Hamlin drove the car to […]...2020
  • • Frontstretch Podcast: Michigan is Back, Austin Cindric Recalls Recent Hot Streak
    Subscribe: iTunes In this week’s edition of the Frontstretch Podcast, Dustin Albino and Mike Neff discuss a solid weekend of racing at Michigan International Speedway. Kevin Harvick swept the weekend’s NASCAR Cup Series races, edging out Denny Hamlin in Sunday’s race and continuing their season-long battle. Albino and Neff discuss the choose cone rule being implemented by NASCAR for th...2020

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Michigan International Speedway injury and suspension

  • • Kyle Busch sets limited XFINITY Series schedule for 2017
    Kyle Busch, the all-time victory leader in NASCAR XFINITY Series race victories, will run 10 XFINITY races in the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Camry this year. Busch has 86 XFINITY race victories in his career, including 10 in just 17 starts last year, a staggering 58.8 winning percentage. For the first time this year, NASCAR has capped the number of races that Monster Energy NASCAR Cup drivers ...2017
  • • Chris Buescher hates role he played in Dale Jr. crash at Michigan
    It's never a good feeling for a driver when they're involved in an incident that winds up injuring another competitor. Unfortunately, that was the case for Chris Buescher -- and it just wasn't any competito, as he just happened to be involved in an accident that ultimately sidelined NASCAR's 13-time Most Popular Driver, Dale Earnhardt Jr. During this season's first Sprint Cup Series race at Michig...2016
  • • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to sit out remainder of 2016 Sprint Cup season
    Hendrick Motorsports announced on Friday morning that Dale Earnhardt Jr., who missed the last six races because of concussion-like symptoms, will not return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this season.Earnhardt will be replaced in the No. 88 Chevrolet by Jeff Gordon and Alex Bowman in the 12 remaining 2016 races.In a news release, Hendrick Motorsports said that Earnhardt has not been medically cle...2016
  • • Brad Keselowski’s Car Fails Post-Race Inspection at Michigan
    By Toby Christie, NASCAR Editor Brad Keselowski was determined to record his first victory at his hometown track Sunday, but ultimately after leading 14 laps on the day, the driver from Rochester Hills, Michigan settled for a third place finish in the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. To add insult to injury, Keselowski’s No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion failed the post-race Lase...2016
  • • Kyle Busch celebrating a milestone in the Pure Michigan 400
    Kyle Busch will be making his 300th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start in a Toyota in Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway.Busch gave Toyota their first championship last season after coming back from a serious leg injury to win the 2015 title.The Joe Gibbs Racing driver has earned 34 of his 38 wins with the manufacturer, along with 111 top-five finishes, 158 top 10s and 17 po...2016
  • • Brad Keselowski on Dale Earnhardt Jr. injury: 'Drivers are a perishable fruit'
    Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s prolonged absence while he recovers from a concussion has once again made safety and driver health topics of conversation with fans and people in the industry alike.Friday at Michigan International Speedway, 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski was asked if Earnhardt's situation and Keselowski's Bristol crash made him think more or less about accidents and he...2016
  • • Brad Keselowski on Dale Earnhardt Jr. injury: 'Drivers are a perishable fruit'
    Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s prolonged absence while he recovers from a concussion has once again made safety and driver health topics of conversation with fans and people in the industry alike.Friday at Michigan International Speedway, 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski was asked if Earnhardt's situation and Keselowski's Bristol crash made him think more or less about accidents and he...2016

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Michigan International Speedway trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Report: Bubba Wallace says he has offer from Chip Ganassi
    Richard Petty Motorsports driver Bubba Wallace confirmed to NBC Sports that Chip Ganassi Racing has made him an offer to drive the No. 42 Chevrolet in 2021. The report came from NBC Sports' Marty Snider during Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway (NBCSN/NBC Sports App, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). McDonald's, […]...2020
  • • NASCAR: Bubba Wallace hints at upcoming ‘big deal’
    Bubba Wallace hinted at a potential upcoming “big deal” following his ninth place finish in Saturday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway. Richard Petty Motorsports’ Bubba Wallace signed a two-year contract extension back in August of 2018 and is slated to become a free agent at the end of the 2020 NASCAR Cup […] NASCAR: Bubba Wallace hints at u...2020
  • • Casey Kirwan Survives Wild 2 OT Finish to Win eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing at Michigan
    Before the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series dropped the green flag at virtual Michigan International Speedway, the broadcast team noted how the package made it similar to a superspeedway. The drafting and tight packs looked like it all night, but the expected chaos only materialized at the very end of the race. It took two overtimes … The post Casey Kirwan Survives Wild 2 OT Finish to Win eN...2020
  • • Gragson Rebounds to Finish Fourth at Michigan
    One race after being sidelined at Pocono Raceway, Noah Gragson rebounds with a top-five at Michigan International Speedway. The second-year NASCAR Champing World Truck Series driver was up front throughout the Corrigan Oil 200. In the run to the finish, Gragson’s No. 18 Safelite Auto Glass Toyota Tundra battled teammate Todd Gilliland, Johnny Sauter, and eventual race winner Brett Moffitt for the ...2018
  • • DiBenedetto to Return to Go FAS Racing in 2018
    Coming off a strong first half of the 2017 race season, Go FAS Racing announced at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday that Matt DiBenedetto and crew chief Gene Nead have signed a contract extension keeping the pair together for 2018. DiBenedetto, who will make his 91st Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series start on Sunday, joined Go FAS Racing prior to the beginning of the 2017 season. The Cal...2017
  • • Hamlin Wins Michigan Xfinity Series Race by a Nose over Byron
    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service BROOKLYN, Mich. – The rookie drove like a veteran in Saturday’s Irish Hills 250 at Michigan International Speedway, but in the end, the veteran took the rookie to school. Side-drafting off the final corner, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series star Denny Hamlin pulled ahead of Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender William Byron and won a drag race to the finish line ...2017
  • • Martin Truex Jr., Furniture Row Racing sign multi-year deal with Auto-Owners Insurance
    Furniture Row Racing announced Monday that Auto-Owners Insurance has signed a multi-year contract to be a primary sponsor on Martin Truex Jr.'s No. 78 Toyota Camry.The insurance company sponsored three races in 2016, including a throwback paint scheme in the Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, which Truex won. Auto-Owners Insurance increases its presence as the primary sponsor to six ra...2017

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  • • Zane Smith scores first NASCAR win in overtime at Michigan
    Zane Smith scored the first Truck Series win of his career Friday night with a last-lap pass in double overtime at Michigan International Speedway. Grant Enfinger tried to win the race as the leader on four previous restarts but a slew of cautions spoiled his race. Enfinger was the leader on the restart in a second two-lap overtime shootout when he surged to the front with a push from Austin Hil...2020
  • • Michigan 101: TV times, key statistics, revised procedures and more
    NASCAR's Cup Series doubles up this weekend at Michigan International Speedway with a packed schedule that includes a Saturday-Sunday twin bill. The Cup tour gets going Saturday with the FireKeepers Casino 400 (4 p.m. ET) and caps the weekend with Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 (4:30 p.m. ET). All Cup Series events are to be broadcast […]...2020
  • • Bubba Wallace scores dramatic win in his comeback race at Michigan
    Comeback complete! Darrell Wallace Jr. picks up his first NASCAR win since 2014 after a dramatic finish at Michigan International Speedway....2017
  • • Michigan Fantasy Racing Preview
    Detailed driver notes and statistics to help set your fantasy racing lineup for Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway....2017
  • • NASCAR at Michigan: Vegas odds, key stats, prediction, sleepers, fantasy drivers to watch
    Betting favorites and fantasy sleepers for Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway....2017
  • • Michigan Fantasy Racing Preview
    Detailed driver notes and statistics to help set your fantasy racing lineup for Sunday's Firekeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway....2017

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  • • NASCAR Truck driver Spencer Davis tests positive for COVID-19
    NASCAR confirmed Thursday that Davis had reported he had tested positive this week for the novel coronavirus and his family-owned team has decided to withdraw from this weekend’s race at Michigan International Speedway.Seven-time Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson and part-time Cup driver Brendan Gaughan have both tested positive in the last couple months. Johnson missed the Brickyard 400 ...Keep ...2020
  • • NASCAR Cup: Kevin Harvick gets seventh win of 2018
    Kevin Harvick led over half of the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn on Sunday, despite an overheating engine in the closing laps, to claim his seventh Monster Energy Cup Series win of 2018. He led 108 of the 200 laps that made up the race on his way to breaking a tie he shared with Kyle Busch for most Cup wins, 23 races into the season. After the race, Harvick ha...2018
  • • StarCom Racing and Landon Cassill partner with the original horse power, Mane ‘n Tail
    SALISBURY— STRAIGHT ARROW PRODUCTS, Inc., the makers of the Original Mane ‘n Tail Shampoo and Conditioner, is partnering with StarCom Racing and Landon Cassill for the first time at Michigan International Speedway for the Consumers Energy 400 on Sunday, August 12 at 2:30 p.m. The car features a new color scheme to reflect one of the most popular duos in our line, Color Protect Shampoo and Conditio...2018
  • • DiBenedetto to Return to Go FAS Racing in 2018
    2017
  • • Kyle Larson outduels Chase Elliott to claim crucial Cup win at Michigan
    Kyle Larson won Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway, claiming the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win of his season and his career and outdueling Chase Elliott to do so.Larson not only won the race in his No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet but also punched his ticket for the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup playoffs.An emotional Larson said in Victory Lane that he was ded...2016
  • • Spencer Gallagher Married Couple at MIS
    Spencer Gallagher is now an officially ordained minister and married a couple at Michigan International Speedway....2016

Top Michigan International Speedway news

  • • NASCAR: Clint Bowyer inherits Michigan pole; William Byron to front row
    Clint Bowyer and William Byron are now set to share the front row to start this afternoon’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway. Roush Fenway Racing’s Chris Buescher was slated to have started today’s Consumers Energy 400 NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway from the pole position after finishing yesterday’s FireKeepers […] N...2020
  • • NASCAR: Bubba Wallace hints at upcoming ‘big deal’
    2020
  • • NASCAR: Michigan results, standings – Kevin Harvick wins again
    Kevin Harvick secured his third win at Michigan International Speedway since the 2018 NASCAR Cup Series season and his fifth win of the 2020 season in the FireKeepers Casino 400. The lead for Joe Gibbs Racing’s Denny Hamlin atop the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series wins list did not last long, as Stewart-Haas Racing’s Kevin Harvick […] NASCAR: Michigan results, standings – Kevin Harv...2020
  • • NASCAR: Michigan results, standings – Kevin Harvick sweeps
    Kevin Harvick swept the NASCAR Cup Series doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway, holding off Denny Hamlin in the second race. After dominating yesterday’s FireKeepers Casino 400 NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, Stewart-Haas Racing’s Kevin Harvick won again on Sunday, this time by holding off Joe Gibbs Racing’s Denny Hamlin to win the […] ...2020
  • • NASCAR at Michigan: Live updates, lineup, results from FireKeepers Casino 400
    The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series shifts to Michigan International Speedway for the FireKeepers Casino 400. Follow along as Sporting News provides live updates throughout the race....2017
  • • Pagenaud wins IndyCar's 1st virtual oval race
    Simon Pagenuad won Saturday's virtual IndyCar race at Michigan International Speedway, the series' first virtual race on an oval. Penske Racing teammate Scott McLaughlin was second and Dale Earnhardt Jr., in his virtual IndyCar debut, was third....2020
  • • Michigan Homecoming for Jones
    Erik Jones makes his home state Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut Sunday in the FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway....2017
  • • NASCAR: Just two tracks still seeking new race dates
    Only Michigan International Speedway and Dover International Speedway are still seeking dates to make up their postponed NASCAR Cup Series races this season. NASCAR released the third installment of the return to racing schedule on Thursday afternoon. Nine Cup Series races have already been contested this season, and there are four more on the second […] NASCAR: Just two tracks still seeking...2020
  • • Who won the NASCAR race yesterday? Complete results from Sunday Michigan race
    The driver who won Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway is the same driver who won Saturday's race at the same track....2020
  • • Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Michigan International Speedway results, standings: Kyle Larson wins again
    Larson returned to the scene of his first-career win to take the checkered flag on Sunday....2017

Michigan International Speedway fantasy rankings and news

  • • Michigan Fantasy Racing Preview
    2017
  • • NASCAR at Michigan: Vegas odds, key stats, prediction, sleepers, fantasy drivers to watch
    2017
  • • Michigan Fantasy Racing Preview
    2017

Michigan International Speedway schedule, game

  • • Zane Smith Nabs Truck Pole for Daytona Road Course
    2020
  • • Kevin Harvick Claims Pole for Daytona Road Course
    2020
  • • The race to make the Cup playoffs is going down to the wire
    A weekend featuring a doubleheader of Cup races at Michigan International Speedway has helped to shore up a couple drivers fighting to make the playoff field on points while others took a hit to their hopes.While Clint Bowyer didn’t score a victory this weekend, his performance at Michigan – especially in Sunday’s race which included a Stage 1 win – helped him collect a lot of ...Keep reading...2020
  • • NASCAR: How to calculate starting lineups using the new formula
    NASCAR has introduced a new formula to determine starting lineups for the remainder of the 2020 season, eliminating the need for random draws. Here is how to calculate future lineups. The random draw for the first of two races of the NASCAR Cup Series doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway ended up being the 13th and […] NASCAR: How to calculate starting lineups using the new formul...2020
  • • NASCAR lineup at Michigan: Starting order, pole for Sunday's race without qualifying
    The starting lineup and pole for Sunday's NASCAR race at Michigan International Speedway were set by the results of Saturday's race. Here is a list of where the cars will start....2020
  • • Sunday Cup race at Michigan: Start time, TV channel, lineup
    Here are the details for the second half of NASCAR's weekend doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway....2020
  • • Kyle Busch rallies for Michigan top five after near-brush with Kevin Harvick
    Kyle Busch's hopes for a breakthrough victory in this star-crossed 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season seemed so close Saturday at Michigan International Speedway -- as close as the paper-thin distance between his car and Kevin Harvick's in their late-race contest at the front of the pack. RELATED: Race results | Weekend schedule Busch's No. 18 […]...2020
  • • Starting lineup for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan
    The starting lineup for Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway (4:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) is set. The top-20 finishers from Saturday's FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan were inverted for Sunday, with the rest of Sunday's lineup based exactly off of Saturday's finish. RELATED: Results from first Michigan race Chris […]...2020
  • • NASCAR: Michigan starting lineup – Chris Buescher takes pole
    Chris Buescher took the pole position for the second race of the NASCAR Cup Series doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway. With his 20th place finish in Saturday afternoon’s FireKeepers Casino 400 NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, Roush Fenway Racing’s Chris Buescher took the pole position for Sunday’s Consumers Energy 400 at the […] NASCAR...2020
  • • NASCAR: One change in driver lineup from Saturday to Sunday
    One driver who competed in Saturday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway will not compete in today’s race at the track. The first race of the NASCAR Cup Series doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway took place on Saturday afternoon and was won by Stewart-Haas Racing’s Kevin Harvick. Harvick has now won five of […] NASCAR: One change in driver...2020

Michigan International Speedway rumors, scandals

  • • Brad Keselowski on Dale Earnhardt Jr. injury: 'Drivers are a perishable fruit'
    2016
  • • Brad Keselowski on Dale Earnhardt Jr. injury: 'Drivers are a perishable fruit'
    2016

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