What’s the beef? McDonald’s, Wendy’s spat over Daytona 500February 17, 2023 GMT
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — What's the beef?
Turns out fast-food burger wars were on the menu in the run-up to the Daytona 500 over, of all things, the paint schemes for cars sponsored by McDonald’s and Wendy’s.
Healthy, happy Gragson eager to win in debut for JohnsonFebruary 15, 2023 GMT
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Noah Gragson shotgunned his beer in a NASCAR victory celebration at Martinsville and chucked the empty can into the stands.
NASCAR Preview: Drivers to watch include Harvick, JJ, LoganoFebruary 14, 2023 GMT
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — This 75th season of NASCAR begins Sunday with the Daytona 500 and it comes after what has been a long exodus of sorts.
Since 2016, Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth, Danica Patrick and Jimmie Johnson have all retired (though Johnson is back).
Gibbs wins first NASCAR Xfinity Series title with late passNovember 6, 2022 GMT
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Ty Gibbs felt like he embarrassed himself and, more importantly, his family by wrecking a teammate on the final lap last week.
The only way to make up for it would be winning a championship with a clean, aggressive race.
Ty Gibbs’ aggressiveness may make Xfinity finale interestingNovember 4, 2022 GMT
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — JR Motorsports has three of the four cars in the Xfinity finale, an impressive accomplishment that gives Dale Earnhardt Jr,'s team strong odds to take home a championship.
The fourth driver, Ty Gibbs, is a bit of a wildcard.
Ty Gibbs wrecks teammate to race into Xfinity championshipOctober 29, 2022 GMT
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Ty Gibbs wrecked teammate Brandon Jones out of the lead in the third overtime of Saturday's Xfinity Series in a controversial victory that had the Martinsville Speedway crowd booing Gibbs.
Gragson gets Xfinity finale berth with first Homestead winOctober 23, 2022 GMT
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Noah Gragson gave JR Motorsports two drivers in the Xfinity Series championship finale with his win Saturday at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Gragson led 127 of the 200 laps then held off Ty Gibbs and AJ Allmendinger on a late restart to earn his eighth win of the season and the 13th of his Xfinity Series career.
Bowman and Ware to miss Charlotte race with injuriesOctober 4, 2022 GMT
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Alex Bowman and Cody Shane Ware will miss this weekend's NASCAR race because of injuries suffered driving the new Next Gen car.
Bowman will miss a second consecutive race with a concussion.
Bowman is 2nd driver to suffer concussion in Next Gen carSeptember 29, 2022 GMT
Alex Bowman will miss Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway with a concussion the Hendrick Motorsports driver apparently suffered last week at Texas.
HMS said Bowman was evaluated Thursday in Charlotte, North Carolina, and ruled out of this weekend's playoff race.
Gragson opens Xfinity playoffs by winning 4th race in rowSeptember 25, 2022 GMT
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Noah Gragson opened the NASCAR Xfinity playoffs by becoming the first driver in 39 years to win four races in a row, going to Victory Lane at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday after being just in front of a massive wreck that took out three playoff contenders.
Gragson wins at Bristol for 3rd straight Xfinity titleSeptember 17, 2022 GMT
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Noah Gragson held off Brandon Jones over the closing laps Friday night at Bristol Motor Speedway to win his third consecutive Xfinity Series race.
Gragson won his series-high sixth race of the season driving a Chevrolet for JR Motorsports.
Gragson wins rain-shortened NASCAR Xfinity race at KansasSeptember 10, 2022 GMT
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Noah Gragson outran the rain and Justin Allgaier to win the rain-shortened NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday at Kansas Speedway.
Gragson survived a two-lap shootout to win the second stage, after which the race was considered official.
Gragson takes rain-delayed Xfinity event at DarlingtonSeptember 4, 2022 GMT
DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Noah Gragson shot past Sheldon Creed on the final lap to defend his Xfinity Series victory at Darlington Raceway on Saturday night.
Gragson, tracking leader Creed, looked like his chance at victory might've slipped away when NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Larson took over second.
Noah Gragson to move to Cup Series in 2023 with Petty GMSAugust 10, 2022 GMT
Noah Gragson finally earned a promotion to NASCAR's top level and will drive for Petty GMS next season.
Gragson will replace Ty Dillon in the No. 42 Chevrolet beginning with next season's exhibition race at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Ty Gibbs, grandson of Joe Gibbs, gets 5th Xfinity win of ’22August 6, 2022 GMT
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Ty Gibbs won his Xfinity Series-high fifth race this year and ninth of his two-year career Saturday at Michigan International Speedway.
The 19-year-old grandson of team owner Joe Gibbs, in the No.
Gragson holds off Gibbs in thrilling Xfinity race at PoconoJuly 24, 2022 GMT
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Noah Gragson kept a hard-charging Ty Gibbs at bay down the stretch and held on to win his third Xfinity Series race of the season Saturday night at Pocono Raceway.
Gragson also won at Phoenix and Talladega and he took JR Motorsports to victory lane for the second straight weekend.
NASCAR penalizes Gragson for intentional Road America crashJuly 6, 2022 GMT
NASCAR on Wednesday penalized Noah Gragson for a deliberate and dangerous crash he caused in the Xfinity Series race at Road America.
Gragson, who turns 24 later this month, was docked 30 points and fined $35,000 by NASCAR for intentionally crashing into Sage Karam on Saturday at the road course in Wisconsin.
Allgaier ends skid, gives JRM its 3rd straight in XfinityMay 7, 2022 GMT
DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Justin Allgaier put JR Motorsports in victory lane for the third consecutive week in the Xfinity Series by winning at Darlington Raceway on Saturday.
Allgaier ended a 34-race winless streak when he passed AJ Allmendinger to start a two-lap sprint following a caution and cruised the final 2.7 miles to give team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Berry leads dominant JR Motorsports effort with Xfinity winApril 30, 2022 GMT
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Josh Berry led a dominant outing for JR Motorsports at Dover Motor Speedway and raced to his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season on Saturday.
Berry had tears in his eyes and hoisted his daughter in the air after he took the checkered flag in the No.
Gragson wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega in triple OTApril 23, 2022 GMT
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Noah Gragson held off Jeffrey Earnhardt in triple overtime to win the Xfinity Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday for his second victory of the season.
Gragson restarted fourth on the outside of the second row but inherited the lead when JR Motorsports teammate Justin Allgaier ran out of gas and pulled out of traffic.
Gragson breaks through with Phoenix win in dominant showingMarch 13, 2022 GMT
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Noah Gragson shook off some frustrating finishes over the past few weeks to race to his first victory of the season Saturday in a dominant performance in the Xfinity Series at Phoenix Raceway.
Ty Gibbs recovers from early spat to win in Las VegasMarch 6, 2022 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ty Gibbs recovered from a nasty first-stage spat and a failed attempt at retaliation to win the Xfinity Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Gibbs took the lead for the first time Saturday on a restart with six laps remaining in another sloppy showing for NASCAR's second-tier series.
Cole Custer finishes strong, nabs protracted Xfinity victoryFebruary 27, 2022 GMT
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Cole Custer persevered through four late restarts to win a protracted NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Fontana on Saturday night, claiming the title at his home track for the second time.
Gragson backs promise to win way into Xfinity championshipOctober 31, 2021 GMT
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Noah Gragson said he'd win at Martinsville Speedway to earn a spot in the Xfinity Series championship and did just that Saturday night in NASCAR's most compelling title race.
Nemechek’s Xfinity win in Texas leaves final four spots openOctober 16, 2021 GMT
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — All four spots in the championship round of the NASCAR Xfinity Series are still up for grabs after non-playoff qualifier John Hunter Nemechek overcame a late penalty Saturday to win at Texas Motor Speedway.
Gragson hold off Haley for emotional Xfinity win at RichmondSeptember 11, 2021 GMT
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Noah Gragson held onto the lead after a restart with seven laps to go and held off Justin Haley on Saturday to win his second consecutive NASCAR Xfinity Series race.
Gragson, driving in the race with JR Motorsports owner Dale Earnhardt Jr., ended a 49-race winless streak last weekend at Darlington.
Gragson holds off Burton in OT to win Xfinity at DarlingtonSeptember 4, 2021 GMT
DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Noah Gragson held off Harrison Burton in a two-lap overtime shootout at at Darlington Raceway on Saturday for his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season.
Gragson began his week by extending his deal to drive the series for JR Motorsports in 2022 and capped it with his third career win — and first ever at the track “Too Tough To Tame.”
Cindric wins 4th Xfinity Series race of season at PoconoJune 27, 2021 GMT
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Austin Cindric won his fourth Xfinity Series race of the season, holding off a hard-charging Ty Gibbs on a Sunday full of big hits at Pocono Raceway.
Cindric, the reigning champion in NASCAR's second-tier series, won the season opener at Daytona and added victories at Phoenix and Dover to grab the points lead.
JRM wins appeal to overturn Gragson’s disqualificationMay 13, 2021 GMT
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An appeals officer ruled Wednesday that JR Motorsports did not violate any rules when NASCAR disqualified Noah Gragson at Darlington Raceway.
The decision restored the fourth-place finish Gragson earned Saturday in the Xfinity Series race and he can collect the $100,000 Dash 4 Cash bonus he'd won...
Allgaier beats teammate, Earnhardt paces field at DarlingtonMay 8, 2021 GMT
DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. took his late father's newly restored Chevy Nova out for a spin on Darlington Raceway's throwback weekend to pace the field before the Xfinity Series race Saturday...
Column: Love him or hate him, Gragson has NASCAR talkingMarch 22, 2021 GMT
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Oh, Noah Gragson, what have you done now?