Power Ranking After: Bristol

Bristol was what Bristol was supposed to be: a disruptor that changed the course of the playoffs, eliminated four drivers from contention, and hurt some feelings. The ripple effect will be felt for a while, especially if the feud between Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick bubbles over at an inopportune time.
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NASCAR: Full playoff standings after Bristol points reset

The round of 16 of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs is in the books following Saturday night’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Four drivers saw their 2021 NASCAR Cup Series championship hopes dashed on Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race, while other drivers who survived and advanced to the round of 12 from the round of 16 still had their own drama to deal with.
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NASCAR Cup playoffs: Round of 12 outlook

This year’s NASCAR Cup Series playoffs have reached the Round of 12. Three different track types make up the schedule: Sunday’s opener at 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway (7 p.m. ET, NBCSN), the middle race at 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway, and the eliminator at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, where the playoff field will be cut from 12 drivers to eight.
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Tim Wilkerson: Hometown hero on a hot streak going into this weekend’s NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series Midwest Nationals at World Wide Technolo

MADISON – World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, will present the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series Midwest Nationals this weekend, September 24-26. The annual event delivers the world’s biggest names in professional drag racing to the St. Louis-Metro East region. The headliners -- Top Fuel Dragsters and Funny...
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2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs standings: Schedule, winners, dates, times, races, TV channels

In a performance industry where the best drivers and automotive minds alike seek whatever advantage they can, the competitive balance of NASCAR can vary greatly from year to year. Some seasons are dominated by a single driver or a select group of drivers, while others feature a more level playing field and see the gates to Victory Lane swung wide open for any and all in the field.

Bristol Sends 4 Playoff Drivers Packing

For Kyle Larson, his Sept. 18 night consisted of burning his tires down on the frontstretch at Bristol Motor Speedway. For 11 of his fellow competitors, they were moving on to the next round of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs. And, for Aric Almirola, Kurt Busch, Michael McDowell and Tyler...

Moving on: All four Hendrick Motorsports drivers advance to Round of 12

CONCORD, N.C. – With their backs against the wall in the final race of the Round of 16, the Hendrick Motorsports fleet of Chevrolets rallied together to perform under pressure at Bristol Motor Speedway and gain enough points to advance all four drivers to the Round of 12 in this year’s NASCAR Cup Series playoffs.

NASCAR: Who is on the hot seat at Stewart-Haas Racing for 2022?

Stewart-Haas Racing have changed their NASCAR Cup Series driver lineup after five consecutive seasons. But is anybody on the hot seat in 2021?. The 2021 season is the fifth consecutive NASCAR Cup Series season in which Stewart-Haas Racing entered with a different driver lineup than the previous season. Following two...

Sugarlands, Earnhardts announce partnership

GATLINBURG, Tenn. — Sugarlands Distilling Co., along with racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. and wife Amy Earnhardt, together announced a strategic partnership that includes existing and new Sugarlands products to bear the Earnhardt‘s names. The partnership was announced Saturday before the NASCAR Playoffs race at Bristol Motor Speedway. As part...

Kaulig Racing Loses Key Sponsor for 2022 Season

Teams across the top three NASCAR series are putting plans in place for the 2022 season, adding partners for their top drivers. Kaulig Racing, however, will lose a key sponsor. Nutrien AG Solutions will end its three-year relationship with the NASCAR team, per a report. According to AP News, Nutrien...

4 Burning Questions: NASCAR Schedule Pondering

This past Wednesday, after the Athletic reported the full schedule the day prior, NASCAR officially announced the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series schedule. The schedule is 36 races held across 27 configurations (a new modern era record) and 25 venues. Outside of the return of Auto Club Speedway, which was subbed out in 2021 for the Daytona International Speedway road course due to COVID-19, the only new configuration on the schedule is World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway, a mile-and-a-quarter egg-shaped intermediate oval.

Taking the Questions! Chase Elliott Headlines Talladega Garage Experience Fan Q&A Prior to YellaWood 500 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Race, Sunday, Oct. 3

Will be Joined at Talladega Superspeedway by Alex Bowman, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., Erik Jones, Chris Buescher and Country Music’s Tim Dugger; Admissions Just $89 for Adults & $39 for Kids. Talladega, Ala. (Sept. 17, 2021) – Chase Elliott, the reigning NASCAR Cup Series Champion and a former Talladega Superspeedway winner,...

Nutrien AG Will Not Sponsor Kaulig Racing in 2022

Nutrien Ag will not sponsor Kaulig Racing in 2022, according to an article from the Associated Press published on Sept. 17. The 2022 season will be a major leap for Kaulig Racing, as it will field two teams in the Cup Series in addition to its three-team Xfinity Series program. Justin Haley is set to drive full time in one entry, while AJ Allmendinger pilots the second car in select races while continuing his Xfinity campaign. However, Kaulig will now have to find new sponsorship for some of the races next season.