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  • The wins keep coming for Kevin Harvick

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 02:36:46 GMT)

    Harvick led the final 32 laps as he held off Kyle Busch to take down the victory at Bristol in the Cup playoffs Round of 16.

    Bristol winners and losers

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 13:00:24 GMT)

    Kevin Harvick celebrated his ninth NASCAR Cup win of the season but others had reasons to leave Bristol feeling good.

    Kevin Harvick wins Bristol night race

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 04:59:56 GMT)

    Kevin Harvick survived a battle with Kyle Busch over the last 40 laps to win the Bristol night race and claim his ninth Cup win of the season.

    What drivers said after Bristol night race

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 04:44:09 GMT)

    Read what drivers had to say after the first playoff elimination race of the NASCAR Cup playoffs at Bristol Motor Speedway.

    NASCAR Bristol: Harvick holds off Busch for victory

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 04:24:28 GMT)

    Kevin Harvick held off Kyle Busch to take his ninth win of the season at Bristol Motor Speedway as the NASCAR Cup Series round of 12 places were decided

    Kyle Busch criticizes lapped cars, predicts playoff elimination

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 04:20:35 GMT)

    For the second time in the last year, Kyle Busch had sharp words for Garrett Smithley and Joey Gase after his runner-up finish at Bristol Motor Speedway.

    Runner-up 'Rowdy:' Kyle Busch second again after Harvick, traffic foil Bristol plans

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 04:16:10 GMT)

    Kyle Busch was in prime Bristol Motor Speedway form Saturday night, leading 159 of 500 laps in the Bass Pro Shops Night Race. But an aggravating second-place finish had him in prime post-race zinger form as his season-long winless streak in the NASCAR Cup Series continued. RELATED: Official race results | Kevin Harvick prevails Busch […]

    Kyle Busch on playoffs: “We’ll be eliminated in the next round"

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 04:13:50 GMT)

    Kyle Busch had finished second three times this season but hadn’t come closer to a victory than he did Saturday night at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway.

    Kevin Harvick nabs 9th win of season to roll into 2nd round

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 04:11:19 GMT)

    Feeding off one of the largest crowds at a sporting event during the pandemic, Kevin Harvick steamrolled his way into the second round of NASCAR's playoffs in a championship that is clearly his to lose. Harvick held off a charging Kyle Busch over the final 40 laps Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway for his career-best and Cup Series-high ninth victory of the season. ''I hadn't been to too many races where I've been that jacked up getting in the race car,'' Harvick said.

    Kyle Busch: ‘Didn’t have enough’ to get around Harvick

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 03:11:12 GMT)

    Kyle Busch talks about his battle with Kevin Harvick and how his No. 18 Toyota didn't have enough to get around Harvick for the win at Bristol Motor Speedway.

    Four drivers eliminated from NASCAR Cup playoffs at Bristol

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 03:06:58 GMT)

    Four drivers were eliminated from the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs Saturday at Bristol, leaving 12 drivers entering the second round.

    Kevin Harvick tops Kyle Busch for Bristol Night Race win

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 02:55:11 GMT)

    Kevin Harvick held off a determined Kyle Busch to earn his second victory of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs.

    Harvick holds off Kyle Busch for Bristol Night Race win; Round of 12 set

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 02:50:04 GMT)

    In a battle of two of stock-car racing's titans, Kevin Harvick swapped the lead with Kyle Busch and held off the defending NASCAR Cup Series champion over an intense string of closing laps to win Saturday's Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Harvick picked up his ninth victory of the season, his […]

    ADVANCING through the NASCAR Playoffs: Round of 12 set

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 02:42:09 GMT)

    Four drivers were eliminated from the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs after Saturday's race at Bristol Motor Speedway, as the postseason field was trimmed from 16 drivers to 12. Read on for a full update on the standings and results. Eliminated drivers • William Byron, No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet • Cole Custer, No. 41 […]

    NASCAR TV schedule: Week of Sept. 21-27, 2020

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 01:58:49 GMT)

    Which channels have NASCAR programming this week? We answer that and give the weekly NASCAR television listings here in the NASCAR TV schedule. Note: All times are ET. MORE: How to find NBCSN | Get the NBC Sports App | How to find FS1 | Get FOX Sports App RELATED: How to follow races on NASCAR.com […]

    William Byron's playoff hopes end after early contact at Bristol

    (Sun, 20 Sep 2020 01:19:38 GMT)

    William Byron's playoff hopes ended early Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway after contact damaged the nose of his No. 24 Chevrolet. RELATED: Official race results Byron entered Saturday's Bass Pro Shops Night Race three points back of the postseason cutline and finished eighth in the first stage. But contact near the end of Stage […]

    Bristol Night Race goes green for the Round of 16 cutoff

    (Sat, 19 Sep 2020 23:58:53 GMT)

    The NASCAR Cup Series is green at Bristol Motor Speedway for the final race in the NASCAR Playoffs' Round of 16.

    NASCAR live stream: How to watch Saturday's Cup Series race at Bristol

    (Sat, 19 Sep 2020 22:10:58 GMT)

    The playoff field for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series will be cut to 12 on Saturday night. Here's how to watch the Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol.

    Saturday Cup race at Bristol: Start time, TV channel

    (Sat, 19 Sep 2020 15:16:47 GMT)

    Four drivers will be eliminated from the Cup playoffs at Bristol.

    Latest Lines and Props: Bristol Night Race

    (Sat, 19 Sep 2020 13:32:43 GMT)

    Last year’s winner of the Night Race at Bristol maintained his favored status after Denny Hamlin (+460) lost 10 points on his Monday odds. (AP)

    Late-race pass powers Chase Briscoe to Bristol Xfinity win

    (Sat, 19 Sep 2020 01:36:39 GMT)

    Patience powered Chase Briscoe’s victory Friday night as he ended the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series regular season with his seventh win.

    Briscoe steals Xfinity Series regular-season finale win at Bristol

    (Sat, 19 Sep 2020 01:22:06 GMT)

    It was a perfect rub-and-run. In a race that filled the final position for the NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoff, Chase Briscoe nudged close friend, fellow Ford driver and regular-season champion Austin Cindric out of the way with six laps left and pulled away to win Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Cindric […]

    Chase Briscoe wins Xfinity race at Bristol Motor Speedway

    (Sat, 19 Sep 2020 01:14:35 GMT)

    Chase Briscoe won his seventh Xfinity Series race of the season after he passed Austin Cindric for the lead with 6 laps left at Bristol Motor Speedway.

    Pit crew change for Alex Bowman, Jimmie Johnson teams

    (Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:57:13 GMT)

    An injury will lead to a change in the pit crew lineup for Hendrick Motorsports teammates Alex Bowman and Jimmie Johnson.

    Cup bubble drivers brace for Bristol battle

    (Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:26:26 GMT)

    Bubble drivers Kurt Busch, Aric Almirola and Clint Bowyer will race to stay above the Cup playoff cutline and keep their title hopes alive at Bristol.

    Trevor Bayne says fire remains to run more races

    (Fri, 18 Sep 2020 15:47:23 GMT)

    Trevor Bayne has run the past three Truck races for Niece Motorsports.

    Logano on Bristol: ‘Ready to make it happen’

    (Fri, 18 Sep 2020 14:43:41 GMT)

    Joey Logano feels strongly about his chances at Bristol Motor Speedway and he's confident the No. 22 team can run well Saturday and advance in the NASCAR Playoffs.

    No. 45 disqualified after Gander Truck Series race at Bristol; Bayne finishes last

    (Fri, 18 Sep 2020 02:47:52 GMT)

    NASCAR disqualified the No. 45 Niece Motorsports Chevrolet, driven by Trevor Bayne, after Thursday night's NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway. RELATED: Official results The No. 45 Chevrolet failed post-race height requirements. Bayne's fifth-place finish in the UNOH 200 presented by Ohio Logistics will no longer hold, and he […]

    Sam Mayer passes Moffitt late to earn first career Gander Trucks win at Bristol

    (Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:33:10 GMT)

    A 17-year-old stole the thunder from the playoff drivers at "Thunder Valley." Driving in a part-time role for GMS Racing, Sam Mayer beat GMS teammate and 2018 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series champion Brett Moffitt to the finish line by 4.413 seconds to win Thursday night's UNOH 200 presented by Ohio Logistics at […]

    17-year-old Sam Mayer wins first NASCAR Truck race

    (Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:16:10 GMT)

    Sam Mayer took the lead with 30 laps to go and went on to win at Bristol.

    Let the 2020 playoffs begin: Gander Trucks take green flag at Bristol

    (Thu, 17 Sep 2020 23:58:47 GMT)

    The NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series takes the green flag at Bristol Motor Speedway, officially kicking off the 2020 playoffs.

    Best shot to advance at Bristol: Ryan B or Matty D?

    (Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:15:58 GMT)

    NASCAR.com's Backseat Drivers talk about the NASCAR Playoffs cut line and if Ryan Blaney or Matt DiBenedetto has the better shot of racing their way into the Round of 12.

    Preview Show: Who gets cut at ‘The Last Great Colosseum’

    (Thu, 17 Sep 2020 14:24:46 GMT)

    NASCAR.com's Alex Weaver and Jonathan Merryman break down what to expect as the NASCAR Playoffs thin the field of 16 to 12 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

    NASCAR becomes first league partner of AGA's 'Have a Game Plan. Bet Responsibly.' campaign

    (Thu, 17 Sep 2020 14:00:36 GMT)

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 17, 2020) -- NASCAR and the American Gaming Association (AGA) are teaming up to educate NASCAR fans on responsible sports betting through the AGA's Have a Game Plan.® Bet Responsibly. public service campaign. As the campaign's first professional sports league partner, NASCAR will develop co-branded content that encourages new and seasoned […]

    Debate: Picking winners at Bristol

    (Thu, 17 Sep 2020 13:57:03 GMT)

    NASCAR.com's Backseat Drivers make their predictions for Saturday night's race at Bristol Motor Speedway and land on two winless drivers in 2020.

    Xfinity Series regular season comes to a close at Bristol

    (Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:06:36 GMT)

    As the NASCAR Xfinity Series heads to regular-season finale race at Bristol Motor Speedway, many questions already have answers. Austin Cindric clinched the regular-season championship last weekend at Richmond, with finishes of fourth and 10th in the doubleheader. With a remarkable charge over the past 12 races, a stretch that included five victories and an […]

    Bristol weekend schedule

    (Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:00:50 GMT)

    When and where to watch this weekend's NASCAR and ARCA races at Bristol Motor Speedway.

    What upcoming Cup playoff races NASCAR fans can attend

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 20:06:30 GMT)

    NASCAR fans will be able to attend some of the eight remaining Cup playoff races. Here are the details for each track left on the schedule.

    Your betting guide to the NASCAR Cup Series Bristol Night Race

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 18:41:26 GMT)

    Denny Hamlin enters Saturday night's race as the favorite. He won the night race in 2019.

    Toyota fans have chance to win big during NASCAR Playoffs

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 18:29:00 GMT)

    Toyota and NASCAR are cranking the volume during this season's NASCAR Playoffs. Fans will enter for their chance to win a 2021 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 Premium, complete with 1-year subscriptions to both SiriusXM All Access and Pandora Premium. And it doesn't stop there. Because when they enter, fans will also gain access to Toyota […]

    Bristol 101: TV schedule, key stats, Goodyear tires and more

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 18:24:35 GMT)

    The NASCAR Cup Series checks into its final Round of 16 destination in Thunder Valley, as drivers fight to advance in an exhilarating elimination race under the lights at iconic Bristol Motor Speedway. Tune into this weekend's Bass Pro Shops Night Race this Saturday (7:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN/NBC Sports App, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). RELATED: […]

    Brad Keselowski wins Busch Pole Award for playoff race at Bristol

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 13:03:16 GMT)

    Brad Keselowski won the Busch Pole Award for Saturday's Bass Pro Shops Night Race NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs race at Bristol Motor Speedway (7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN/NBC Sports App, PRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). The lineup was determined using NASCAR's new competition-based formula, which is a total number based on the previous event: 15% […]

    Bristol Xfinity starting lineup

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 13:00:27 GMT)

    Justin Allgaier, coming off his weekend sweep at Richmond, will lead the field to the green flag Friday night at Bristol.

    Brad Keselowski will start from the Cup pole position at Bristol

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 13:00:02 GMT)

    Brad Keselowski will start from the pole in the Cup starting lineup at Bristol Motor Speedway, where he won after starting first in the May 31 race.

    Truex on Bristol: It’s the unknowns you worry about

    (Wed, 16 Sep 2020 12:26:01 GMT)

    Martin Truex Jr. doesn't have the strongest record at Bristol Motor Speedway, but he's confident the No. 19 team can run well Saturday and advance in the NASCAR Playoffs.

    Four crew chiefs fined for lug nut violations

    (Tue, 15 Sep 2020 21:17:13 GMT)

    Violations discovered after Cup, Xfinity and Truck races last weekend at Richmond.

    Matt DiBenedetto, Ryan Blaney seek NASCAR history to advance

    (Tue, 15 Sep 2020 20:47:37 GMT)

    No driver 24 points behind the last transfer spot before a cutoff race has advanced. Matt DiBenedetto is 25 points back; Ryan Blaney is 27.

    Suarez on the move again after parting with Gaunt Brothers

    (Tue, 15 Sep 2020 15:07:19 GMT)

    Daniel Suarez, who landed a ride two weeks before the season-opening Daytona 500, will not return to Gaunt Brothers Racing next season and is seeking a new team for the third time in three years. Gaunt Brothers said Tuesday it was a mutual decision for the Mexican driver to leave the team. Suarez will finish the year in the No. 96 Toyota Camry.

    Bubba Wallace could join Gaunt Brothers after Suarez departure

    (Tue, 15 Sep 2020 15:03:02 GMT)

    In a complex and unexpected move, Bubba Wallace has likely found a new home next season in the NASCAR Cup Series.

    Familiar name returns for 2021: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

    (Tue, 15 Sep 2020 14:04:48 GMT)

    NASCAR and Camping World announced Tuesday that after leveraging the series entitlement position to support the launch of the Gander RV & Outdoors brand, Camping World will transition back as the series partner beginning in 2021 -- marking the return of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. RELATED: 2020 Gander Trucks playoff field “The transition […]

    NASCAR Power Rankings: Martin Truex Jr. takes No. 1 for first time

    (Tue, 15 Sep 2020 11:00:18 GMT)

    Martin Truex Jr. claims the top spot from Kevin Harvick despite not winning a NASCAR Cup race since June.