Kurt Busch’s recovery from a head injury is a prime example of this

Kurt Busch Won’t race again This weekend, his continued absence from NASCAR events he fears missing is certainly evidence of an important seismic change: Drivers are beginning to understand the importance of taking care of their brains. More and more, they seem to prioritize their health and safety, as the sport sheds the misconception that … Read more

NASCAR Cup Series in Richmond Possibilities, Choices: Can Martin Truex Jr. Reserve a Playoff Place?

There are only three races left in NASCAR’s regular season. Kevin Harvick’s win in Michigan last week means there are 15 different winners across 16 playoff spots. That puts additional pressure on a number of drivers for a win this weekend in Richmond. The Federated Auto Parts 400 is the second race of the season … Read more

Impact of Kevin Harvick’s first win since 2020

Twenty-three down, three to go to the NASCAR Cup Series regular season. And during the first 23 races of the year, there were now 15 different winners, thanks to Kevin Harvick’s victory Sunday at Michigan International Speedway. And with the top 16 drivers making the final 10 race season qualifiers, Harvick’s victory further complicates the … Read more

Reflections of a NASCAR legend bonafide, part 1

KANSAS CITY, KS – MAY 12: Jimmy Johnson, driver of the #48 Chevrolet Lowe, sits in his car during … [+] Practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway on May 12, 2017 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images) Getty Images Jimmy Johnson may be the … Read more