Tag Archives: Hendrick Motorsports

Teams competing in the Hendrick Cup may receive harsh NASCAR penalties

Hendrick Cup team NASCAR penalties

Next week, both four Hendrick Motorsports Cup teams could receive significant NASCAR penalties. NASCAR officials seized the hood louvers from all 4 Hendrick Motorsports vehicles—the No. 5 of Kyle Larson, the No. 9 of Josh Berry, the No. 24 of William Byron, and the No. 48 of Alex Bowman—after Friday’s lone 50-minute practice session at […]

Kyle Larson advances to the Phoenix Cup pole ahead of Denny Hamlin

Kyle Larson Phoenix Cup pole

Kyle Larson has consistently been quickest throughout the whole weekend, according to the results. The Phoenix Raceway’s best driver on Friday, Larson, backed that up with a flawless qualifying run on Saturday. Being the penultimate car out in the last round of qualifying, Larson’s No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet set the quickest time in his […]

Byron and KBM team up once more for three NASCAR Truck races

William Byron KBM NASCAR Truck

William Byron will compete in 3 races this year under the ownership of his first NASCAR Truck Series team. Byron will come back to Kyle Busch Motorsports this season to compete in three races in the No. 51 Chevrolet after making his NASCAR national championship debut with the team in 2015. Byron, who currently races exclusively in […]

“That one is not fun to swallow,” said Harvick of the Phoenix loss

Kevin Harvick Phoenix Nascar Cup race

On Sunday at Phoenix, it was obvious that Kevin Harvick had a strong long-run car, and by the end of the race, he eventually got to show it. Kyle Larson and William Byron, drivers of Hendrick Motorsports, seemed to be the best in the field for the second week in a row and took the […]

Results of the 2023 NASCAR Cup race at Phoenix

Phoenix Raceway NASCAR Cup Series

After a dramatic finale at Phoenix Raceway, NASCAR has crowned its first repeat champion of the 2023 season. At Phoenix on Sunday, Hendrick Motorsports was dominant, but Kevin Harvick eventually moved to the head of the pack. The experienced racer, known as “The Closer,” claimed the lead on the penultimate stage of his last season of competition, […]

Kyle Larson: Losing two consecutive weeks’ worth of chances to win “a bummer”

Kyle Larson Hendrick Motorsports Nascar

Kyle Larson has been in contention to claim the victory late on two weeks in a row, but both times he lost to the same Hendrick Motorsports teammate. The previous week at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Larson had the lead before a late-race caution put the race into overtime. William Byron, another member of the […]

Chase Elliott not compete in the Vegas NASCAR Cup race because of a leg injury

Chase Elliott Vegas NASCAR Cup race

Due to a skiing accident-related leg injury, NASCAR Cup Series racer Chase Elliott will not participate in Sunday’s race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Hendrick Motorsports released an announcement that Elliott, 27, hurt his left leg while skiing in Colorado. On Friday night, he is set to have operation. Josh Berry, a 32-year-old veteran of the […]

Kyle Larson dominates practice at the Vegas Cup

Kyle Larson Vegas Cup practice

On Saturday at Las Vegas Grand Speedway, Kyle Larson set the pace during the NASCAR Cup practice session. In the opening 20-minute practice, Larson recorded the quickest average lap pace of 184.407 mph. The first racetrack practice produced the fastest overall speeds. Joey Logano (183.942 mph) and Ryan Blaney (183.973 mph), both members of Team […]

Alex Bowman: Injury-related missed races are “an uncomfortable situation”

Alex Bowman Nascar Cup 2023

Alex Bowman is well aware of the difficulties involved in missing races due to injury, and it’s not fun. Owing to his injury, Bowman skipped 5 races of the previous season. Noah Gragson, who was at the time a regular in the Xfinity Series, replaced as the driver of his No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet. […]

Jimmie Johnson leads Daytona 500 session in his NASCAR comeback

Jimmie Johnson Daytona 500 NASCAR

In Friday’s lone practice session, Jimmie Johnson, who will compete in the Daytona 500 on Sunday for the first time in the NASCAR Cup since 2020, finished first. Johnson, who is a co-owner of Legacy Motor Club, finished first with the best average pace while racing the No. 84 Chevrolet (194.225 mph). Johnson, Chase Elliott, […]