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 […]

Zane Smith Calls NASCAR Out Over Faulty Nuts

Zane Smith NASCAR Driver

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Photo Courtesy Dylan Buell/Getty Images — NASCAR Camping World Truck Series racer Zane Smith called NASCAR out last Friday via his Twitter account. Smith was frustrated that he and his team, Front Row Motorsports, were disqualified following a second-place finish in Las Vegas last weekend for a technical infraction involving illegal lug […]

Sage Karam, Ryan Ellis Join Alpha Prime Racing For NASCAR ’22 Xfinity Starts

Sage Karam and Ryan Ellis Join Alpha Prime

MOORESVILLE, N.C.  – Alpha Prime Racing (APR) has announced that Sage Karam will join the organization’s NASCAR Xfinity Series driver lineup for select starts in 2022 as the team expands to two full-time entries. Karam, 26, launched his NASCAR Xfinity Series career in 2021, making starts at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course, Bristol Motor […]

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 […]

Landon Cassill Joins Kaulig Racing For 2022 XFINITY Season

Landon Cassill Kaulig Racing Car

LEXINGTON, N.C.  – Landon Cassill will join Kaulig Racing for a 2022 full-season XFINITY Series run in the No. 10 Voyager Chevrolet.  Voyager Digital Ltd., one of the fastest-growing, publicly traded cryptocurrency platforms in the United States, announced a two-year extension of its partnership with Cassill in collaboration with Kaulig Racing. Cassill will be paid […]