Lazenby: NASCAR made a mistake

After the convoluted Sprint All-Star Race format went haywire NASCAR owned up to it’s short coming. “We could have been a little bit more ready,” Scott Miller, Senior VP of Communication, said to a group of over a dozen reporters outside the NASCAR hauler at 1 a.m Sunday morning. When Matt Kenseth hadn’t completed a pitstop by the end of the first segment NASCAR issued him a...
Via Rubbings Racing
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Christie: Dollar General’s Exit From NASCAR Sign of the Times for U.S. Retail

By Toby Christie, NASCAR Editor News broke Monday, that Dollar General will not be back in 2017 as the primary sponsor of Matt Kenseth’s No. 20 Toyota Camry, which is fielded by Joe Gibbs Racing. This comes on the heels of Kenseth’s first win of the season two weeks ago, and the overall insanely stout start to the season by the entire JGR team. Immediately upon hearing this...
Via Motorsports Tribune
2 days ago

NSCS: Dollar General to Leave NASCAR at Season’s End

Tennessee based retail chain Dollar General announced on Monday afternoon they will be leaving NASCAR and will not sponsor Matt Kenseth’s No. 20 Toyota Camry at the end of the 2016 season. In a statement released by Dollar General, the company confirmed it would not return to Kenseth and Joe Gibbs Racing or align themselves with another driver or team past this season. “Dollar...
Via On Pit Road
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dollar General leaving Joe Gibbs Racing, NASCAR at end of season

Tennessee-based Dollar General is leaving Joe Gibbs Racing and NASCAR altogether  after this season.The decision by Dollar General to pull out of the sport was first reported Monday by The Sports Business Daily.In a statement provided to, the retail chain confirmed it would not return to Matt Kenseth and the No. 20 JGR Toyota, where this year it is the car’s primary...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Matt Kenseth, Tony Stewart Involved in Big Wreck - All-Star - 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup

NASCAR: Chase Elliott attempts to get to pit road and stacks up the field behind him, starting a wreck that involves Tony Stewart, Matt Kenseth, and Kasey Kahne.
Via FOX Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

DW: Kenseth earned win at Dover the hard way

A number of years ago the FOX NASCAR portion of the broadcast season would end for us in Dover in late May or early June. The catch-phrase you would always hear us use was "It's over in Dover." After last Sunday's race, I think Matt Kenseth is saying that same thing to himself. For him it was finally over in Dover and I mean that in a real positive way.Matt finally seemed to get...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Winners And Losers – Dover Edition

© 2016, Nigel KinradeNKP Posted by Brandon Whitton – follow on twitter @whittonbm May 16, 2016 AAA 400 Drive For Autism at Dover International Speedway ©2016, Russell LaBountyNKP Winners: Matt Kenseth – After a season of close calls and crushing disappointments, Kenseth finally knocked down the door to victory lane Sunday afternoon for his third win at Dover and 37th of...
Via Motor Racing Digest
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Matt Kenseth Holds Off Kyle Larson for Win - Dover - 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup

NASCAR: Matt Kenseth holds off repeated challenges from Kyle Larson for his first win of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.
Via FOX Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: NASCAR Meets with Matt Kenseth Ahead of Return at Homestead-Miami Speedway

The #FreeMatt campaign is over. Matt Kenseth will make his return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Kenseth has spent the previous two races sitting on the sidelines after NASCAR suspended him for intentionally wrecking Joey Logano at Martinsville Speedway. The contact between the pair at Martinsville was as a result of retaliation for Logano...
Via On Pit Road
November 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Opinion: NASCAR Misses the Mark in Heavy Handed Penalty Against Matt Kenseth

Logan Whitton/NKP Posted By: David Morgan – Follow at @damorgan86 November 4, 2015 On Tuesday, NASCAR dropped the hammer with a heavy handed penalty against Matt Kenseth for his role in intentionally wrecking Joey Logano in the waning laps at Martinsville. After deliberating for two days following the race, NASCAR suspended Kenseth for the next two races at Texas and Phoenix...
Via Motor Racing Digest
November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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