Zane Smith Returns To Front Row Motorsports In 2023

Zane Smith Returns To Front Row Motorsports In 2023 - Steering Wheel Nation

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Zane Smith, the 2022 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Regular Season Champion, will return to Front Row Motorsports (FRM) in 2023 to compete in a dynamic schedule that will include defending his regular season championship with the No. 38 team in the NASCAR Truck Series. In addition, Smith will make his Daytona […]

Darlington Welcomes Stock Car Classics Group

DARLINGTON, SC — Tom Baker Photos — Darlington Raceway, known as “The Lady In Black”, welcomed the STOCK CAR CLASSICS group to the facility for a day of lapping the track and raising funds for the Humane Society of Darlington County.   There were 13 cars in attendance, spanning four decades of NASCAR racing from the […]

Legendary Businessman, Philanthropist And NASCAR Hall of Famer Bruton Smith Passes Away

Bruton Smith Charlotte Motor Speedway

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — CMS/HHP Photo — A visionary and transformative figure in both business and entertainment, Ollen Bruton Smith, the founder and executive chairman of Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH), Speedway Motorsports and Speedway Children’s Charities died today of natural causes. He was 95. Born March 2, 1927, Smith was the youngest of nine children and grew […]

COLUMN: Hamlin Makes History To Cap Off Exciting Three-Race Sunday

Denny Hamlin Coca Cola 600 NASCAR Cup Series Winner Charlotte Motor Speedway

CCONCORD, N.C. — Column/photos By Tom Baker — For a motorsports fan, the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend is one of, if not the biggest racing weekends of the year.  When I was young, that day meant going to see short track modifieds and supermodifieds in the Port City 150 at the Oswego Speedway and […]

Horizon Hobby Announces Integrated Partnership with Front Row Motorsports

Horizon Hobby Integrated Partnership With Front Row Motorsports

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — The global leader in RC products and accessories, Horizon Hobby, has increased their partnership with Front Row Motorsports (FRM) for the 2022 NASCAR season. Returning after a successful introduction last season, Horizon Hobby is bringing their worldwide brands to all three FRM entries that includes the NASCAR Cup Series and the NASCAR […]

CURO Expands Partnership With Front Row Motorsports

CURO Extends Partnership With Front Row Motorsports

MOORESVILLE, N.C.  – There is a first time for everything. For NASCAR Cup Series Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender Todd Gilliland, February will be a month of “firsts” that will include his first NASCAR Cup Series start and first Daytona 500. He will do it all with the support from First Phase, the new […]

Aric Almirola To Retire After 2022 Season

Aric Almirola To Retire After 2022 Season

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – Getty Images Photo – Aric Almirola will retire from full-time NASCAR competition after the 2022 Cup Series season. The driver of the No. 10 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford announced his decision Monday morning with the release of a YouTube video titled, “The Next Chapter of My Life … ” Stewart-Haas Racing then confirmed […]

Front Row Motorsports Hires Blake Harris in Crew Chief Role

Front Row Motorsports Crew Chief Blake Harris

MOORESVILLE, N.C.  – Front Row Motorsports (FRM) today announced the hiring of sharp-minded and energetic leader Blake Harris as the crew chief for Michael McDowell and the No. 34 Ford Mustang team. Harris, 34, joins FRM from previous winning stints at Furniture Row Racing and Joe Gibbs Racing with NASCAR Cup Series champion, Martin Truex, […]

Stewart-Haas Racing Hires Ryan Preece As Reserve Driver For 2022

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) has hired Ryan Preece as its reserve driver for the 2022 NASCAR season. The 31-year-old racer from Berlin, Connecticut, will perform simulator work while running a mix of races across each of NASCAR’s top three touring series — Cup, Xfinity and Camping World Trucks. Preece will be a Ford […]

Front Row Motorsports Announces 2022 Team Lineup

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Photo Courtesy FRM — Front Row Motorsports has announced their 2022 team lineup of drivers. They will again have a mix of veteran leadership and proven young drivers stepping into new roles. Michael McDowell will pilot the No. 34 Ford Mustang in the NASCAR Cup Series. He will be teammates with Todd […]