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NASCAR pays tribute to legend Dale Earnhardt, an N.C. native, 20 years after death

As drivers revved up their engines Sunday for the first race of the 2021 season, the memories of Earnhardt came rushing back.

A NASCAR fan was bullied for being LGBTQ+ ally. Then he designed Jimmie Johnson’s car.

NASCAR reinstates Kyle Larson following racial slur, eligible to return Jan. 1, 2021

NASCAR driver Kyle Larson hopes to make a comeback after being fired for using n-word: “It’s not my word to use”

  Cleveland Co. nurse and NASCAR fan gets to virtually meet Kurt Busch

  Racing returns and so do fans to the Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend

Clint Bowyer to retire and move to Fox NASCAR coverage in 2021

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Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s NASCAR Hall of Fame induction will have to wait a year

Charlotte keeps Coca-Cola 600 and ROVAL 400, loses All-Star Race in 2021 NASCAR schedule

'Hallelujah’: Darlington Raceway to host two NASCAR Cup Series races in 2021

Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin form new NASCAR team, sign Bubba Wallace

Report: NASCAR to move 2021 All-Star Race to Texas

NASCAR’s Kyle Larson to AP on slur: ‘I was just ignorant’

Maurice Petty, Hall of Fame engine builder, dies at 81

Maurice Petty was the first engine builder to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.

  As flames neared, jet’s door stuck: Inside the escape of Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s family

The documents, released by the National Transportation Safety Board on its public database, describe what happened next aboard the Cessna 680 business jet after it crashed Aug. 15 at Elizabethton Municipal Airport in Tennessee.

  NASCAR All Star Race brings fans to Bristol, not Charlotte

Wednesday night was still All Star night for NASCAR, but it was set for Bristol, Tennessee instead of Charlotte.

Tony Stewart part of group announcing new auto racing circuit debuting on CBS

According to a press release, CBS Sports and Superstar Racing Experience (SRX), a new sports property created by The Montag Group, NASCAR Hall of Famers Ray Evernham and Tony Stewart, and investor George Pyne have entered into a multi-year partnership to produce a six-race, short-track series

NASCAR Cup rookie Cole Custer wins in upset at Kentucky

NASCAR moving Watkins Glen race to Daytona road course

Jimmie Johnson cleared to race after 2 negative coronavirus tests

Museum: ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ car with Confederate flag to stay

NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

NASCAR meets with minister pushing for racial equality

Hamlin caps marathon day of racing at Pocono with 4th win

Denny Hamlin held off Kevin Harvick on Sunday night to win the second Cup race of the weekend at Pocono Raceway and flip the result of the opener.

Briscoe holds off Chastain to win Xfinity race at Pocono

Chase Briscoe held off Ross Chastain in overtime to win the crash-filled Xfinity Series at Pocono Raceway. It’s the second of three NASCAR races at the track on Sunday.

Jones dodges wrecks to win 1st career Truck race at Pocono

Brandon Jones surged down the final two laps to win a wreck-filled Truck Series race.

American Flat Track added to Bank of America ROVAL 400 weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway

American Flat Track has announced a new development in its updated 2020 schedule - the 2020 Charlotte Half-Mile doubleheader races will run Friday, Oct. 9 and Saturday, Oct. 10 on the same weekend as the NASCAR Cup Series Bank of America ROVAL™ 400.

  NASCAR releases photo of ‘noose’ found in Bubba Wallace’s garage

The FBI has concluded that NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace was not a victim of a hate crime as a “noose” found in his garage stall had been there since last year.

Bubba Wallace on FBI probe: Tied rope was still ‘a noose'

The FBI on Tuesday said the noose discovered in NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace’s garage over the weekend had been there since October 2019 and said it concluded that no crime had been committed.

Blaney wins at Talladega after NASCAR unites behind Wallace

Ryan Blaney held onto the lead after a restart with two laps to go, earning his second straight win at Talladega Superspeedway on a day that began with NASCAR drivers throwing their support behind Bubba Wallace.

A noose was found in NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace’s garage stall at Talladega

The act came 11 days after NASCAR banned the Confederate battle flag at its events, a decision prompted by Wallace, the only African American driver in the top racing series.

NASCAR race at Talladega Superspeedway postponed by rain

Thunderstorms Sunday forced NASCAR to postpone the Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway that was to mark the return of more fans to the track.

NASCAR is changing and growing more diverse. It may leave behind fans stuck in the past

While it’s hard to imagine that NASCAR will be able to do that without alienating some of its existing fans and personnel, the sport’s leadership, its drivers and a new wave of young faces have become leading voices around inclusion and more progressive values in the sport.

Dale Jarrett announces coronavirus diagnosis during TV show

NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Jarrett says he has tested positive for coronavirus and now is in quarantine.

What now if you have tickets to the NASCAR All-Star Race in Charlotte?

It was a gloomy, rainy day at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Tuesday and that matched the mood inside the track as the thought settled in that the NASCAR All-Star Race was being moved from Charlotte to Bristol.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. elected as first-ballot NASCAR Hall of Famer

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been elected as a first-ballot inductee in the 2021 NASCAR Hall of Fame class.

  NASCAR moves 2020 All-Star Race from Charlotte to Bristol, Tenn. over COVID-19 concerns

NASCAR is moving their 2020 All-Star Race from Charlotte, N.C. to Bristol, Tenn. due to the rising number of coronavirus cases in North Carolina.

NASCAR team reveals pro-police ‘Back The Blue’ paint scheme to run at Homestead-Miami

The car not only featured the phrase in three places, but also had a large "Blue Lives Matter" flag decal on the hood of the car, with the "Thin Blue Line" running across the side.

Descendent of Robert E. Lee applauds NASCAR move

Rev. Robert W. Lee IV admits he was surprised, Wednesday, when NASCAR announced they'd be banning confederate flags at races.

  NASCAR bans display of Confederate flag from all events, properties

NASCAR is prohibiting the display of the Confederate flag at all events and properties.

Charlotte Motor Speedway to host NASCAR All-Star Race in July

There was doubt that the race would be canceled during the coronavirus pandemic.