President Donald Trump lashed out at the only Black driver in NASCAR’s top racing series and appeared to criticize the league for banning the Confederate flag.
The 44-year-old Johnson is the first driver in any NASCAR series to test positive and the news Friday evening cast a shadow over the historic NASCAR-IndyCar doubleheader races coming up Saturday and Sunday. There was no indication any races would be affected.
The Daytona International Speedway is getting ready to host a race where fans can actually attend for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began.
Federal authorities said that no federal crime was committed regarding the noose.
U.S. Attorney Jay Town and FBI Special Agent in Charge Johnnie Sharp Jr. said an investigation determined “although the noose is now known to have been in garage number 4 in 2019, nobody could have known Mr. Wallace would be assigned to garage number 4 last week.”
NASCAR fans are showering driver Bubba Wallace with support after an incident Sunday at the Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama.
Ryan Blaney held onto the lead after a restart with two laps to go Monday, earning his second straight win at Talladega Superspeedway on a day that began with NASCAR drivers throwing their support behind Bubba Wallace.
NASCAR fans in Daytona Beach are reacting to word that a noose was discovered inside Bubba Wallace's garage stall in Talladega.
In an extraordinary act of solidarity with NASCAR’s only Black driver, dozens of drivers pushed the car belonging to Bubba Wallace to the front of the field before Monday’s race as FBI agents nearby tried to find out who left a noose in his garage stall over the weekend.
The FBI and Department of Justice are investigating the discovery of a noose found in the Talladega Superspeedway garage stall of Bubba Wallace.
Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway was postponed due to inclement weather.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. spent his whole life chasing meaningful rewards.
NASCAR is set to allow up to 30,000 fans at the track in Bristol next month when it moves the All-Star race out of Charlotte Motor Speedway for just the second time in the history of the race.
All guests at the racing event must wear face coverings and follow social distancing, the Daytona International Speedway said.
The vehicle had a 'Blue Lives Matter' flag on its hood and a 'Thin Blue Line' across the side door, with '#BackTheBlue' towards the back end.
Hamlin raced to his third victory of the season and 40th overall.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a plan for Saturday, one unlike any other he's had in more than two decades of getting behind the wheel at NASCAR events.
NASCAR on Wednesday announced that Confederate flags will be banned from all tracks and events. Many are wondering how the new policy will be enforced.
NASCAR driver Ray Ciccarelli took to Facebook Wednesday to announce he is leaving the sport once the 2020 season is over.
NASCAR on Wednesday announced it will ban the display of the Confederate flag at all of its events and properties.