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October 22, 2020, 6:20 PM

Slam Dunk: Jordan picks 23 for car number of new NASCAR team

Michael Jordan has selected 23 as the car number for his new NASCAR team in 2021
October 22, 2020, 6:20 PM
Michael Jordan picks 23 for car number of new NASCAR team
October 5, 2020, 6:06 PM

Column: Job market rough for mid-level NASCAR drivers

One of NASCAR’s big shots won at Talladega Superspeedway but the race still managed to showcase drivers in need of a job
October 5, 2020, 6:06 PM
Job market rough for mid-level NASCAR drivers: Column
1 month ago

Michael Jordan backs new NASCAR single-car team with Black driver Bubba Wallace

Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin have partnered for a new single-car NASCAR Cup series team with driver Bubba Wallace.
1 month ago
Michael Jordan becomes 1st principal Black NASCAR owner in nearly 50 years
1 month ago

Michael Jordan becomes 1st Black NASCAR team owner in nearly 50 years

The North Carolina native announced his team in partnership with NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin and the sport’s only full time Black driver Bubba Wallace.
1 month ago
Michael Jordan becomes 1st Black NASCAR team owner in nearly 50 years
2 months ago

NASCAR races, Wallace says fight for racial equality goes on

NASCAR drivers do not plan to skip Saturday night’s race at Daytona International Speedway to raise awareness of social and racial injustices
2 months ago
2 months ago

NASCAR driver's emotional return to the track after crash

Ryan Newman returned to Daytona International Speedway for the first time after his crash six months ago at the Daytona 500 when his car was flipped and he had to be cut out of the car.
2 months ago
NASCAR driver's emotional return to the track after crash
2 months ago

Penske cars struggle with speed as Andretti tops 233 mph

Honda claimed a clear edge over Chevrolet in speed on Fast Friday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
2 months ago
2 months ago

NASCAR driver with autism raises awareness

Armani Williams learned about his autism diagnosis at around 7 years old and is now the first NASCAR driver openly diagnosed on the autism spectrum.
2 months ago
NASCAR driver with autism raises awareness
3 months ago

Indy 500 to reduce capacity to 25 percent, lift blackout

The Indianapolis 500 will allow 25 percent of fans and have the blackout lifted locally for just the second time in nearly seven decades when the postponed race is run next month at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
3 months ago
3 months ago

NASCAR reopens gates at Bristol with more tracks to follow

NASCAR hosted the largest sporting event in North America since the pandemic began when Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee allowed up to 30,000 fans inside for the All-Star race
3 months ago
NASCAR reopens gates at Bristol with more tracks to follow
4 months ago

Aspiring NASCAR driver Rajah Caruth discusses his journey and why Bubba Wallace is a role model

Rajah Caruth, 18, plans to attend Winston-Salem State University and make a splash on the NASCAR scene.
4 months ago
Aspiring driver Rajah Caruth discusses his journey, why Bubba Wallace is a role model
4 months ago

An in-depth chat with NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace

Wallace discusses the support he’s getting from fans in recent weeks.
4 months ago
An in-depth chat with NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace
4 months ago

NASCAR's Bubba Wallace was not target of hate crime, FBI finds

The FBI has completed its investigation into a noose found in Bubba Wallace's garage at Talladega Superspeedway earlier this week and is not filing any federal charges.
4 months ago
NASCAR's Bubba Wallace was not target of hate crime, FBI finds
4 months ago

Why NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace says he’ll take embarrassment over the alternative

Bubba Wallace shared his thoughts on Twitter after the FBI concluded he was not the target of a hate crime when a rope fashioned like a noose was found in his garage.
4 months ago
Why NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace says he’ll take embarrassment over the alternative
4 months ago

NASCAR completes investigation, releases image of noose

NASCAR president Steve Phelps said “the noose was real” and was the only one found in a sweep of nearly 1,700 garages at 29 tracks.
4 months ago
NASCAR completes investigation, releases image of noose
4 months ago

Bubba Wallace speaks out after NASCAR, FBI conclusion

The sport’s only full-time Black driver was not the target of a hate crime but told ESPN his crew member who reported the rope fashioned like a noose did his research first.
4 months ago
Bubba Wallace speaks out after NASCAR, FBI conclusion
4 months ago

Bubba Wallace was not target of hate crime, FBI finds

The reported noose found in Wallace's garage stall was a garage door pull rope fashioned like a noose not directed at Wallace, officials said.
4 months ago
Bubba Wallace was not target of hate crime, FBI finds
4 months ago

NASCAR's Bubba Wallace responds to those who doubted noose incident

NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace talks about racism beyond the sport and how he hopes to educate people through his own experience after the Talladega noose incident.
4 months ago
NASCAR's Bubba Wallace responds to those who doubted noose incident
4 months ago

Bubba Wallace of NASCAR was not target of a hate crime, DOJ says

The FBI determined that the garage door pull-rope had been mistaken for a noose and that it had been there since at least last fall. Wallace was assigned to the garage last week.
4 months ago
Bubba Wallace of NASCAR was not target of a hate crime, DOJ says
4 months ago

NASCAR investigation says Bubba Wallace was not target of hate crime

The FBI cited surveillance that showed the garage door pull rope fashioned like a noose was in the Talladega Superspeedway garage before Bubba Wallace and the 43 car team arrived.
4 months ago
NASCAR investigation says Bubba Wallace was not target of hate crime
4 months ago

Bubba Wallace says he 'was hurt’ over noose in his NASCAR garage

NASCAR’s only top-ranked black driver opens up about the incident and how it has reinforced his commitment to social change.
4 months ago
Bubba Wallace says he 'was hurt’ over noose in his NASCAR garage
4 months ago

NASCAR driver, crew member share support for Bubba Wallace

Brad Keslowski and Brehanna Daniels speak out on “GMA” about the noose found in Wallace’s garage stall and how NASCAR is showing support for Wallace.
4 months ago
NASCAR driver, crew member share support for Bubba Wallace
4 months ago

Federal investigation launched after noose found in garage stall of Black NASCAR driver at Talladega Superspeedway

NASCAR said Sunday that a noose was found in the garage stall of a Black driver who had called for removing the Confederate flag from circuit events.
4 months ago
Feds launch investigation after noose found in garage stall of Black NASCAR driver
4 months ago

NASCAR drivers, crew show support for Bubba Wallace

Drivers and their crew teams walked as one to push Wallace’s car down the track just 24 hours after a noose was found in his garage stall.
4 months ago
NASCAR drivers, crew show support for Bubba Wallace
4 months ago

NASCAR’s show of support

Racing team owner Brad Daugherty discusses the state of NASCAR after its confederate flag ban, and after a noose was found in the garage of driver Bubba Wallace.
4 months ago
NASCAR’s show of support
4 months ago

NASCAR community marches with Bubba Wallace after noose was found in his garage

The FBI and the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division are now investigating the incident along with NASCAR.
4 months ago
NASCAR community marches with Bubba Wallace after noose was found in his garage
4 months ago

NASCAR noose investigation

A noose was found hanging in the garage stall of Black NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace. ABC News' Alex Presha has the latest.
4 months ago
NASCAR noose investigation
4 months ago

Noose found in Bubba Wallace's garage stall

Wallace, the only black driver in NASCAR's top circuit, tweeted, "This will not break me."
4 months ago
Noose found in Bubba Wallace's garage stall
4 months ago

NASCAR to hold its first race since banning the confederate flag

A few NASCAR drivers have cut ties with sponsors who posted insensitive views on the confederate flag to social media.
4 months ago
NASCAR to hold its first race since banning the confederate flag
4 months ago

Confederate flag officially banned by NASCAR at events

NASCAR bans the confederate flag at events "to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment."
4 months ago
Confederate flag officially banned by NASCAR at events
4 months ago

NASCAR driver who pushed for action applauds new ban

Bubba Wallace, the sport’s only full-time black driver, called the ban on Confederate flags at all NASCAR events, a pivotal moment.
4 months ago
NASCAR driver who pushed for action applauds new ban
4 months ago

NASCAR bans Confederate flag at all events

The Confederate flag has a long history of being flown at races on camper trailers, RVs, coolers and the hats of NASCAR fans since the sport's inception.
4 months ago
NASCAR bans Confederate flag at all events
4 months ago

Bubba Wallace 'really proud' of NASCAR's ban on Confederate flags

American race car driver Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr. said he's "really proud" of NASCAR for "stepping up" and banning the Confederate flag from all its events.
4 months ago
Bubba Wallace reacts to NASCAR's ban on Confederate flags
4 months ago

Bubba Wallace responds to NASCAR’s ban on Confederate flags

Wallace, 26, the only black driver in NASCAR’s Cup Series, talks with “GMA” about racial issues in the sport and NASCAR’s decision.
4 months ago
Bubba Wallace responds to NASCAR’s ban on Confederate flags
4 months ago

NASCAR vows to do better job addressing racial injustice

NASCAR paused before Sunday’s Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway to acknowledge the country’s social unrest
4 months ago
5 months ago

NASCAR looks to steer clear of protests over George Floyd

NASCAR has a checkered racial history
5 months ago
NASCAR looks to steer clear of protests over George Floyd
5 months ago

NASCAR returns to Darlington speedway for its 1st race since the pandemic

Car racing won't be like it used to be and other sports also face changes while planning for a comeback.
5 months ago
NASCAR returns to Darlington speedway for its 1st race since the pandemic
5 months ago

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch hails company for taking steps to safely resume racing

Kurt Busch explains what the sport with such a dedicated fan base will be like without people in the stands at Darlington on Sunday as NASCAR returns.
5 months ago
NASCAR driver Kurt Busch hails company for taking steps to safely resume racing
5 months ago

NASCAR is resuming the 2020 season in South Carolina

NASCAR champion Kurt Busch discussed more about Sunday’s race at Darlington Raceway.
5 months ago
NASCAR is resuming the 2020 season in South Carolina
8 months ago

Newman being treated for head injury after Nascar crash

After Ryan Newman survived a horrific crash at the Daytona 500, in which his car flipped and then caught fire, the driver vows to race again.
8 months ago
Newman being treated for head injury after Nascar crash
8 months ago

NASCAR driver released from hospital after fiery Daytona 500 crash

Roush Fenway Racing posted a photo of their driver Ryan Newman walking out of the medical facility with his two daughters where he was treated after a severe wreck on the last lap of the Daytona 500.
8 months ago
NASCAR driver released from hospital after fiery Daytona 500 crash
8 months ago

NASCAR driver involved in crash leaves hospital

Ryan Newman's car was seen sailing through the air and skidding across the finish line in a horrific accident at the Daytona 500.
8 months ago
NASCAR driver involved in crash leaves hospital
8 months ago

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman released from hospital following Daytona 500 crash

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman has been released from the hospital after he was seriously injured during a fiery crash in the Daytona 500.
8 months ago
NASCAR driver released from hospital following Daytona 500 crash
8 months ago

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman released from hospital

Newman was seriously injured during a fiery crash in the Daytona 500.
8 months ago
NASCAR driver Ryan Newman released from hospital
8 months ago

NASCAR driver in serious condition after a massive wreck at Daytona 500

Ryan Newman had just taken the lead in the final lap when a bump from behind sent his Ford Mustang spinning into the wall at 200 miles per hour.
8 months ago
NASCAR driver in serious condition after a massive wreck at Daytona 500
8 months ago

Nascar driver hospitalized after fiery crash

Ryan Newman's car was apparently leaking fuel before it was hit as he entered the final lap at the Daytona 500.
8 months ago
Nascar driver hospitalized after fiery crash
1 year ago

Kyle Busch talks about his 2019 NASCAR championship

This is the second time Busch has won the NASCAR Cup Series championship.
1 year ago
Kyle Busch talks about his 2019 NASCAR championship
1 year ago

NASCAR great Mike Stefanik killed in single-seat plane crash

Witnesses said he initially walked away from the wreckage, but he later died from his injuries at the hospital.
1 year ago
NASCAR great Mike Stefanik killed in single-seat plane crash
1 year ago

Former NASCAR driver killed in single-engine plane crash

Modified stock car great Michael Stefanik has been killed in a crash.
1 year ago
1 year ago

Joey Logano on racing in Formula One, Le Mans and his NASCAR future

The 2018 cup series champion got candid with ABC News' Morgan Korn.
1 year ago
Joey Logano on racing in Formula One, Le Mans and his NASCAR future