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Staff picks for today’s Cup race at Indianapolis
Here is who the NBC Sports staff is picking to win at Indy.
With Matt Kenseth available, Hendrick Motorsports already was set on Alex Bowman long ago
Once team signed new driver to a three-year deal through 2019 last October, he effectively became the choice to replace Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Jimmie Johnson to start in the rear after gear change
Two of Jimmie Johnson's three wins this season have come after he started at the rear of the field.
Get a humorous look at life in the pits in, what else, ‘The Pits’ on NBC livestream
"The Pits" is a three-episode series that makes its livestream debut today during the Brickyard 400.
Starting lineup for 24th annual Brickyard 400
Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick will lead the 24th Brickyard 400 to the green flag Sunday.
Kyle Busch earns Brickyard 400 pole position for second year in a row
Kyle Busch won his career-best fourth pole of the year. Dale Earnhardt Jr. qualifies 13th for final Brickyard 400.
Jamie McMurray: Brickyard 400 has special meaning
As the winner of the Brickyard 400 in 2010, Jamie McMurray knows how special the race is and wants to win it again.
Ku. Busch: You've got to go for it at Indianapolis
Kurt Busch, who qualified in the 12th position, talks about the surprise tightness in the No. 41 and explains why winning at Indianapolis is such a great feat.
Harvick breaks down Brickyard 400 qualifying
Kevin Harvick qualified second for the 2017 Brickyard 400 and breaks down what kept him from overtaking the No. 18.
Kyle Busch eyes third straight Brickyard 400 win
Kyle Busch won the Brickyard 400 last year from the pole position, and will try to do it again on Sunday.
Ky. Busch wins Brickyard 400 pole position
Kyle Busch's quest for a Brickyard 400 three-peat continues with his 23rd Cup series pole position.
Dale Jr. wants to kiss the bricks at I.M.S.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. says it'd "mean a ton" to have a victory at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a racetrack he has yet to be victorious at.
Justin Allgaier jackman OK after being hit during pit stop at Indy (Video)
Nothing good happened to Justin Allgaier in the pits Saturday at Indianapolis.
Elliott Sadler continues to lead Xfinity points standings after Indy
Despite no wins, Elliott Sadler leads William Byron by 40 points through 18 races.
Results, stats for Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis
William Byron earned the third win of his rookie season.
William Byron celebrates win by kissing the bricks
William Byron, 19, ends his first race and victory at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway by kissing the bricks.
William Byron beats Paul Menard in duel to win Xfinity race at Indianapolis
William Byron becomes the youngest driver to win a NASCAR race at Indianapolis.
Dale Jr. celebrates with William Byron after win
Dale Earnhardt Jr., William Byron's team owner, has nothing but praise for the young driver at victory lane in Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
William Byron 'humbled' to win in Indianapolis
William Byron was grateful his tires helped stave off Paul Menard to win the Lilly Diabetes 250, giving him victories in Daytona and Indianapolis at age 19.
William Byron wins XFINITY Series race at Indy
William Byron becomes the youngest driver to win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway after holding off Paul Menard in the Lilly Diabetes 250.
Allgaier makes another horrible pit mistake
NASCAR Xfinity driver Justin Allgaier's car fails after another embarrassing mistake at the pit which signals caution.
Justin Allgaier hits his jackman during pit stop
Justin Allgaier collided with his jackman on pit road during the Lilly Diabetes 250, although his team claimed another car interfered.
NASCAR crash: Sieg and Reddick collide in Indy
NASCAR Xfinity drivers Ryan Sieg and Tyler Reddick collide in Stage 2 of the LIlly Diabetes 250 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Byron wins XFINITY Series Stage 1 at Indy
William Byron has had some impressive victories at Iowa, Daytona and now he’s the stage one winner of the Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indy.
A fan's hat gets stuck on Logano's splitter
A fan's hat flies onto the race track and gets stuck on Joey Logano’s front splitter at the Lilly Diabetes 250.
Kyle Larson says heavy crashes led him to hit the brakes on running the Indianapolis 500 for now
When the Chip Ganassi Racing driver makes his debut, Dale Earnhardt Jr. might be watching on site.
Elliott Sadler wins Xfinity pole at Indy; JR Motorsports dominates top five
Elliott Sadler won his first pole in three years as Erik Jones qualified second.
Sadler talks Lilly Diabetes 250 pole at Indy
Elliott Sadler wins pole for the first time since 2014 and is appreciative of his fast car in the new rules package.
Sadler wins pole for Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indy
Elliott Sadler wins the pole for the XFINITY Series Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis.
A notorious BLT? Sandwich overboard at Indy causes grief for Kevin Harvick’s spotter
Tim Fedewa briefly had his hard card confiscated after his lunch fell off the roof of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway pagoda.
Erik Jones tops final Cup practice for Brickyard 400
Rookie Erik Jones led Kevin Harvick in the final practice at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Harvick's spotter's sandwich falls off roof
Kevin Harvick's spotter has a sandwich incident at the Brickyard 400.
AJ Allmendinger wants win at historic Indy track
AJ Allmendinger wants to prove himself at the historic Indianapolis track in the Brickyard 400.
Toyotas dominate opening Cup practice at Indianapolis
Denny Hamlin posts the fastest lap and is followed by Martin Truex Jr. and Matt Kenseth.
Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Busch among those penalized practice time at Indy
Four teams will be docked 15 minutes of practice time Saturday.
Today’s Xfinity race at Indianapolis: Start time, weather, TV/radio info
Here's what you need to know about today's Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis.
Denny Hamlin wants to race a truck at Eldora
Joe Gibbs Racing driver clarifies his comments about the dirt track.
Saturday schedule at IMS includes Xfinity qualifying and race, Cup qualifying
There will be plenty of action today at Indianapolis Motor Speedway between the Cup and Xfinity Series.
NASCAR America: Looking back at Cup winners this year (video)
Let's reflect back on who's won thus far this season in NASCAR Cup.
NASCAR America: Can Team Penske get back on track in Indianapolis? (video)
Will this be the year Team Penske wins at Indianapolis -- and breaks its recent speed sand performance slump at the same time?
NASCAR America: Kyle Busch needs to be aware of Martin Truex Jr. at Brickyard (video)
If there's any opposing driver Kyle Busch needs to worry about Sunday, it's Martin Truex Jr.
NASCAR America: Significance of winning at Indianapolis (video)
Winning the Brickyard 400 is one of the most prestigious triumphs of a driver's NASCAR Cup career.
NASCAR America: Kyle Busch looks to three-peat at the Brickyard (video)
Can Kyle Busch go 3-for-3 at Indy?
Can Team Penske get back on track at Indy?
It's no secret that Team Penske is having a down year this season, and Indianapolis Motor Speedway isn't likely to make it any easier on them in the Brickyard 400.
Importance of winning the Brickyard 400
Two-time Brickyard 400 winner Dale Jarrett and Brickyard-winning crew chief Slugger Labbe recall the importance of winning at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Why Ky. Busch couldn't run in Indy 500
Kyle Busch addressed the reason as to why he was not allowed to run in the Indy 500, explaining the difference in cars made Joe Gibbs shoot down the plan.
Should Busch be worried about Truex at Indy?
Kyle Busch is aware of his season drought as well as their past successes at the Brickyard. How will that impact him this weekend?
Kyle Busch looks to three-peat at the Brickyard
Kyle Busch hasn't won a Cup race since his last trip to victory lane at the Brickyard. Can he kiss the bricks for a third consecutive time this weekend at Indy?
NASCAR America 5-6 p.m. ET on NBCSN: Live from Indianapolis
We're live this afternoon from Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Allgaier fastest in final Xfinity practice at Indy
Justin Allgaier was the fastest in the final Xfinity practice at Indianapolis.
Kyle Busch had a ride for Indianapolis 500 but wasn’t allowed to do it
Kyle Busch says 'I’ve got a boss that said no' to running the Indy 500.
Elliott Sadler, Justin Allgaier fastest in first of 2 Xfinity practices at Indianapolis
Elliott Sadler (166.420 mph) and JR Motorsports teammate Justin Allgaier (166.211 mph) were fastest in the first of two NASCAR Xfinity Series practices Friday afternoon at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kyle...
NASCAR may reduce Xfinity races Cup drivers can compete in
NASCAR official says an announcement could be coming soon on the matter.
Kyle Larson’s season conundrum for NASCAR
The distractions about inspection failures have obscured the fact that Kyle Larson might just be this good.
NASCAR America: Parker Kligerman takes to simulator to show Xfinity changes at Indy (video)
Xfinity cars will use restrictor plates for the first time at Indianapolis this weekend.
Friday’s NASCAR schedule at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Friday's schedule at Indianapolis Motor Speedway features two NASCAR Xfinity Series practices.
NASCAR America: Pit crew members share their hidden talents
Here's this week's edition of pit crew all-stars.
NASCAR America: Xfinity drivers react to restrictor plates at Indy (video)
What three words do Xfinity drivers use to describe the use of restrictor plates at Indianapolis?
NASCAR America: Bubba Wallace Jr.’s search for a ride continues (video)
Bubba Wallace believes he'll be back racing soon.
NASCAR America: What happens to Brad Keselowski now that 88 ride has been filled? (video)
Amid all the news about Alex Bowman replacing Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the No. 88 Team Hendrick Chevrolet next season, one thing was kind of overlooked. Rumors had floated throughout the sport the last several...
NASCAR America: Could Xfinity, Cup soon race on dirt? (video)
With Trucks racing on dirt a big success, could we soon see Xfinity or Cup cars on dirt?
Ford teams continue struggle for speed
Can Ford turn things around soon enough to be a major factor in the upcoming NASCAR Cup playoffs?
NASCAR pit crews share hidden talents
On this week's edition of Pit Crew All-Stars, meet a sky diver and Olympic-caliber swimmer who make their living in pit lane.
NASCAR Simulator: Xfinity race at Indianapolis
Parker Kligerman hops in the NASCAR simulator to show the potential effects of restrictor plates for the Xfinity Series race at Indy.
Xfinity drivers react to plate racing at Indy
The stars of the Xfinity Series try to sum up in three words what can be expected from the the Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indy due to the use of restrictor plates.
Wallace is still looking for 'right opportunity'
Bubba Wallace Jr. is weighs in on Alex Bowman taking over the No. 88 car, what it means for the young generation of drivers and his own search for a ride in 2018. after four MENCS starts.
How Bowman in the No. 88 impacts 2018
Nate Ryan breaks down the rest of the field now that Alex Bowman has been announced as Dale Jr.'s replacement, including the expectation of Brad Keselowski to re-sign with Team Penske.
Ives: Ability to work with Bowman solidified pick
Crew Chief Greg Ives explains what it was like to work with Alex Bowman last season for 10 races and how that will help the transition process in 2018.
Bowman to replace Dale Jr. at Hendrick Motorsports
Hendrick Motorsports officially announced that Alex Bowman will replace Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the No. 88 Chevrolet beginning in 2018.
NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN: Alex Bowman to the No. 88, Darrell Wallace Jr. in studio
Darrell Wallace Jr. joins the show for the entire hour as we discuss the latest NASCAR news.
Greg Ives: No. 88 team has head start on working with Alex Bowman
Greg Ives worked with Alex Bowman for 10 races last season as Dale Earnhardt Jr. recovered from a concussion.
Hendrick Motorsports faces challenge with multiple sponsor deals ending after 2018 season
Primary sponsors Lowe’s, Nationwide, Axalta and NAPA all have their deals with Hendrick Motorsports expiring after the 2018 season.
Bowman ready to replace Dale Jr. in No. 88 car
Alex Bowman takes the coveted seat in the No. 88 car that Dale Earnhardt Jr. raced in for years.
Jeff Gordon: Alex Bowman ‘proved himself last year’ when substituting for Dale Earnhardt Jr.
An equity owner in Hendrick Motorsports, Jeff Gordon thinks Alex Bowman has earned the chance to drive the No. 88.
Social Roundup: JR Nation reacts to Alex Bowman taking over the No. 88
NASCAR and Dale Earnhardt Jr. fans are weighing in on the news Alex Bowman will replace Dale Earnhardt Jr, the No. 88.
Nationwide returning to No. 88 car, Axalta adding more races with hiring of Alex Bowman
Nationwide will sponsor Alex Bowman and the No. 88 car for 19 races next year. Axalta will sponsor the car for 15 races.
Alex Bowman to take over for Dale Jr.
After filling in for 10 races last year, Alex Bowman will be the new driver for the No. 88 Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports next season.
Brett Moffitt joins GMS Racing for Xfinity Series race at Iowa
Brett Moffitt will make his second career start in the Xfinity Series driving the No. 96 Chevrolet.
NASCAR schedule at Indianapolis
Here's the schedule for this weekend's racing action at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
NASCAR America: Denny Hamlin craves competition even when not racing (video)
Hamlin has become quite the basketball player -- he's commissioner of his own league -- and golfer.
Camping World Truck Series results from Eldora Speedway
Matt Crafton ended a long winless drought.
Truck series standings after Eldora
Johnny Sauter clings to a seven-point lead over Christopher Bell after a season=worst finish.
Matt Crafton wins Eldora Dirt Derby with late surge
He passes pole-sitter Stewart Friesen with 17 laps remaining to snap a 27-race winless streak.
NASCAR America: Denny Hamlin on ‘extreme budget,’ early sacrifices path (video)
Denny Hamlin's route to NASCAR stardom was long, arduous -- and almost didn't happen.
NASCAR America: Denny Hamlin’s win at Loudon comes after close calls (video)
Hamlin and his team felt they were building to a win the last few weeks, and Loudon proved to be the perfect venue to finally earn that elusive win, his first Cup triumph in 2017.
NASCAR America: Denny Hamlin breaks down the Brickyard 400 (video)
Can Denny Hamlin make it 2 wins in a row, and also break teammate Kyle Busch's two-race win streak at Indianapolis?
Brickyard 400: Who will be kissing the bricks?
As a kid, Chase Elliot didn't kiss the bricks when his father won the Brickyard 400. Will he get to kiss them this Sunday on his own terms? Catch the Brickyard 400 on NBC at 2:30 p.m. ET.
Competition heats up at Brickyard 400 on NBC
With the playoffs approaching, competition will heat up at Indianapolis as the Brickyard 400 takes place on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. on NBC.
Hamlin answers NASCAR fan questions
Denny Hamlin responds to fan questions about his fear of lobsters, basketball skills and NASCAR role models.
Denny Hamlin on 'tough' route to NASCAR success
Denny Hamlin is one of the most recognizable faces in NASCAR, but he had a difficult journey he wouldn't recommend others take.
Denny Hamlin breaks down Brickyard 400
Denny Hamlin's best finish at Indianapolis is third in 2008 and 2014. Can he ride momentum from his New Hampshire win and capture the checkered flag in the Brickyard 400?
Hamlin took advantage of opportunity at NHMS
Denny Hamlin details his Cup Series win at New Hampshire and explains why he felt the No. 11 team was due for a victory.
Hamlin on choosing racing, playing other sports
Denny Hamlin talks about how he chose racing as his main sport and why he still plays other sports such as basketball and golf.
Buy racing video game, get voucher for in-person race ticket
Promotion runs through the entire 2018 season.
NASCAR America 6-7 p.m. ET — Denny Hamlin live from NASCAR Hall of Fame
Our special guest on today's NASCAR America is Sunday's winner at New Hampshire, Denny Hamlin.
Kyle Busch 216 laps led away from unfulfilling record if winless streak continues
Kyle Busch has the second-most laps led in a season all-time without scoring a win.
Xfinity Playoff Grid: Brendan Gaughan on bubble; Darrell Wallace Jr.’s presence lingers
Despite having not competed in the last five races, Darrell Wallace Jr. is still 12th in the points standings.
Drivers ready to get dirty in Truck race at Eldora
Wednesday night's race comes down to those with past dirt racing experience vs. asphalt specialists and how they adapt.
Crew chiefs for Kurt Busch, Daniel Suarez fined for unsecured lug nuts
The crew chiefs were fined for having one unsecured lug nut on their cars following the Overton's 301.
Rick Mast remembers thrill of earning first Brickyard 400 pole as if it was yesterday
Rick Mast remembers winning the pole for the inaugural Brickyard 400 as if it was yesterday -- when it actually was nearly 25 years ago.
Cup Series race in cards for Eldora Speedway?
Eldora Speedway's general manager said it would be feasible to bring NASCAR's stars to the dirt track but would require overcoming some major logistical hurdles.
NASCAR Scan All: Overton’s 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (video)
Scan All relives Denny Hamlin's and Joe Gibbs Racing's first NASCAR Cup win of the season.
NASCAR on NBC podcast, Ep. 89: Slugger Labbe
The NBCSN analyst and veteran crew chief talks about the leap of faith he took to get started in NASCAR, his victories in the Cup Series and the rigorous demands of leading a race team.
Caleb Holman, Christopher Bell fastest in 2nd Truck practice at Eldora
The practices are over. Now it's time for the Eldora Dirt Derby Wednesday night.
NASCAR America: Use of traction compound becoming next trend in NASCAR (video)
Will the growing trend to use traction compound continue in NASCAR?
NASCAR America: Xfinity Series will feature new changes at Indianapolis (video)
Saturday's Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis will see several changes to the race cars.
Clash of opinions between Dale Earnhardt Jr., wife Amy?
The Hendrick Motorsports driver would like to run the season-opening exhibition in 2018.
Stewart Friesen fastest in first of two Truck practices at Eldora
Stewart Friesen was fastest in the first Truck practice Tuesday at Eldora.
NASCAR America: Cup series experiencing significant parity of late (video)
Stage racing, youth and various tracks have led to incredible parity and diversity in the last eight Cup races.
Xfinity Series will feature changes at Indy
Kyle Petty and Parker Kligerman detail the changes that will be made to Xfinity Series cars before their race at Indianapolis.
NASCAR's use of traction compound next trend
The use or failure to use traction compound at various tracks throughout the NASCAR circuit has become a story all season. Will it begin to fundamentally change the sport?
Dale Jr. on 'perfect' paint scheme for Darlington
Dale Earnhardt Jr. explains the history and inspiration that helped design the throwback paint scheme for the No. 88.
Eight different winners in last eight races
The last eight Cup Series races have been won by eight different organizations. What are the main reasons for so much parity right now in NASCAR?
Scan All: Overton's 301 at New Hampshire
Relive all the sights and sounds from the Overton's 301 at New Hampshire that saw Denny Hamlin capture his first win of the season.
Dale Jr. reveals throwback scheme for Darlington
Dale Earnhardt Jr. reveals the throwback paint scheme his No. 88 will feature during the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.
Pocono Raceway president/CEO Brandon Igdalsky resigns to join NASCAR
Brandon Igdalsky has left his role at Pocono Raceway to join NASCAR's front office.
NASCAR America live at 5-6 p.m. ET: Dale Jr.’s throwback scheme, parity in Cup
Check out Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s throwback theme for the Bojangles' Southern 500.
NASCAR’s cycling craze grows but not every driver ready to wear spandex
More drivers are taking to the road on bicycles to enhance their training.
Kevin ‘Bono’ Manion team to make NASCAR K&N Pro Series debut in Iowa
Veteran crew chief's team to make its NASCAR K&N Pro Series debut in Iowa.
Chris Buescher previews Brickyard 400 at Indy
Chris Buescher talks the 2017 Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and why it's a difficult track to get a hold of.
Dale Jr. reveals paint scheme for Darlington
Dale Earnhardt Jr. reveals the paint scheme his No. 88 Chevrolet will carry in this year's Bojangles' Southern 500 on Sept. 3 at Darlington Raceway.
Truck schedule at Eldora with radio/TV info
The full schedule for the Trucks at Eldora Speedway on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Does NASCAR need more dirt races?
Our analysts also debate what penalties NASCAR should be instituting and Hall of Fame standards.
NASCAR America: Joey Logano’s playoff hole deeper after mechanical problems
Joey Logano is 52 points outside the top 16 that would qualify for the playoffs.
Kenseth doesn't see path to driving No. 88
Matt Kenseth tells SiriusXM NASCAR Radio he is focused on winning races and not on 2018.
NASCAR America: Relying on Hail Mary strategy not good for any driver, especially Dale Jr.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished 18th at New Hampshire after a Hail Mary pit strategy.
Dale Jr. being forced to take gambles every race
Dale Earnhardt Jr. says to expect more "Hail Mary" gambles moving forward with the need to win to make the playoffs.
NASCAR America: Breaking down the final restart at New Hampshire
Kyle Petty looks at what went right for Denny Hamlin and what went wrong for everyone else in New Hampshire.
Cup Playoff Grid: Denny Hamlin becomes 11th driver to qualify for Cup postseason
Denny Hamlin is the first driver to qualify for the playoffs with a win since Kevin Harvick at Sonoma Raceway.
Kyle Busch searching for first Cup win in a year
Kyle Busch has the talent, his Joe Gibbs Racing Car has the speed, but it's the No. 18's execution that is keeping him out of victory lane.
Even in victory, frustration prevailed for some at JGR
While Denny Hamlin celebrated his New Hampshire win, Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth were left to ponder what might have been.
Matt Kenseth's crew chief gambles at NHMS
Matt Kenseth finished fourth at New Hampshire for his first top-five finish in the last seven races. Did his pit road gamble cost him a win or was the No. 20's aggressiveness the right call?
Joey Logano in big hole in playoff picture
Joey Logano has had his back against the wall before and remains confident to make the playoffs, but his race finishes and lack of pace tell a different story.
Dale Jr., Truex Jr. strategies fall short at NHMS
Martin Truex Jr. and Dale Jr. finished third and 18th respectively at New Hampshire and both were disappointed with how things shook out.
NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN: New Hampshire recap, analysis of final restart
NASCAR America's analysts break down how Denny Hamlin won despite more misfortune for Joe Gibbs Racing.
Entry lists for Cup, Xfinity races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
There are 41 cars entered for the Brickyard 400. Only seven races have had a full field of 40 cars this year.
Entry list for Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway
The Camping World Truck Series heads to Rossburg, Ohio, for the fifth annual Eldora Dirt Derby.
Denny Hamlin is skittish over New Hampshire trophy, a live lobster (VIDEO)
Denny Hamlin has a phobia of the trophy New Hampshire Motor Speedway presents race winners.
NASCAR President addresses start times for Cup races
Brent Dewar responds to social media complaints about 3 p.m. ET start times by telling SiriusXM NASCAR Radio that it is 'important to interact with our West Coast audience.'
Retro Rundown 2017: Throwback paint schemes for Southern 500
A complete guide to all of the old school paint schemes for the Sept. 3 Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.
Denny Hamlin: 'I have a lobster phobia'
Denny Hamlin runs away from the 44-pound lobster that was awarded to him for winning the Overton's 301.
Kurt Busch: Team was ‘between rock and hard place’ to making changes
Gambling was not an option Sunday for Kurt Busch and the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford.
How the final call for two tires cost Matt Kenseth a victory at New Hampshire
Crew chief Jason Ratcliff lost a bet on track position and getting help from other cars.
Jimmie Johnson bounces back from penalty on start of race to finish 10th (video)
Jimmie Johnson committed a start violation on the initial green flag of the Overton's 301.
Kevin Harvick: Fifth-place finish offers promise for fall playoff race at Loudon
Harvick learned a lot that should help when NASCAR returns to Loudon in fall.
With ‘a target on our back’ Kyle Larson once again goes from last to second
Two times this year Kyle Larson has started last and finished runner-up in a Cup race.
Matt Kenseth fourth at Loudon: ‘We raced as hard as we could’ (video)
Matt Kenseth did all he could in Sunday's race, but once again fell short of victory lane.
What drivers said after New Hampshire race
Here is what drivers were saying after Sunday's race.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.: ‘We’ve got to take risks … We’ve got a lot of work to do’
Dale Earnhardt Jr. now has just seven races to make this year's NASCAR Cup playoffs.
Martin Truex Jr.: Flat tire keeps him from win at New Hampshire
A flat tire came between Martin Truex Jr. and yet another win this season Sunday at New Hampshire.
Ku. Busch: Didn't want to make changes, mess it up
Kurt Busch says the Stewart-Haas team was in between a rock and a hard place because they didn't want to make any changes to the car at the risk of messing it up.
Johnson: Just missed one of those clauses in rules
Jimmie Johnson talks about his interpretation of the early penalty that set him back at the beginning of the Overton's 301.
Logano running out of time to make playoffs
Joey Logano is running out of time to make a playoff run after a disappointing performance at New Hampshire.
Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Larson remain 1-2 in NASCAR Cup standings
Martin Truex Jr. and Kyle Larson remain 1-2 in the NASCAR Cup point standings.
Hamlin 'does everything right' to win at NHMS
Denny Hamlin explains that he had to do "everything right" to hold off Kyle Larson and win in New Hampshire with a backup car.
Matt Kenseth’s crew chief will join the driver in leaving No. 20 Toyota after the 2017 season
He isn't sure if he will remain at Joe Gibbs Racing beyond this season.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.: We got to take risks
Dale Earnhardt Jr. talks about how some of his team's gambles didn't pay off at New Hampshire as he finished 18th.
Harvick must come back to N.H. with more speed
After a fifth place finish, Kevin Harvick explains why he's OK with his performance and what he'll have to do different when the Chase comes to N.H.
Results from Overton’s 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Denny Hamlin beat Kyle Larson to the finish line in Sunday's Overton's 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Matt Kenseth: 'Felt like we had the car' to win
Matt Kenseth had a chance to win at New Hampshire but needed to take four tires during his pit stop instead of two.
Flat tire costs Truex Jr. chance to win in N.H.
Martin Truex Jr. recaps his performance in the Overton's 301 at New Hampshire and explains why he wasn't able to get his car back to where it was before his flat tire.
Larson comes up just short again at New Hampshire
Kyle Larson talks about another second place finish that came after starting the race in last and how close he came to actually making a move on Denny Hamlin.
Denny Hamlin celebrates in victory lane
Denny Hamlin was feeling the desperation and urgency to get a win before the playoffs and made things happen for Joe Gibbs Racing in New Hampshire.
Denny Hamlin: 'It's cool to win like this'
Denny Hamlin was forced to his backup car after wrecking during practice but didn't let it deter him en route to his first win of the season.
Denny Hamlin wins Overton's 301 at New Hampshire
For the first time in 28 races, Denny Hamlin drove to victory lane for his first win this year and took the weight of the world off of Joe Gibbs Racing.
Denny Hamlin delivers first Cup win of season for JGR
Denny Hamlin outran Kyle Larson in a backup car to win the Overton's 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
NASCAR confiscates Logano's left side truck arm
Joey Logano was forced to repair his car after a mechanical failure caused a left-rear tire rub and NASCAR took the failed part for further observation.
Logano suffers mechanical issue; NASCAR takes part
Joey Logano is running out of time to qualify for the NASCAR playoffs.
Joey Logano forced to garage in New Hampshire
After Joey Logano was experiencing a severe left-rear tire rub that couldn't be fixed on pit road, the Team Penske driver is forced to the garage for repairs.
Kyle Busch wins Stage 2 of New Hampshire Cup race
Kyle Busch earned his fifth stage win of the year in search for his first race win of the season.
Kyle Busch wins Stage 2 at New Hampshire
Kyle Busch came to pit road before the end of Stage 1 then stayed out and had his strategy pay off in order to collect the Stage 2 victory.
Pothole develops in racing surface, Overton’s 301 red-flagged for repairs (video)
A hole has developed in the racing surface at New Hampshire, bringing out the red flag for repairs.
Martin Truex Jr. wins Stage 1 at New Hampshire
Martin Truex Jr. earned his 14th stage win of the year in the first stage of the Overton's 301.
Hole in track at NH brings out red flag
A hole in the track at New Hampshire Motor Speedway brought out the red flag during the Overton's 301.
Martin Truex Jr. wins Stage 1 of Overton's 301
Martin Truex Jr. continues his dominance over the new format in NASCAR as he claims Stage 1 of the Cup race at New Hampshire.
Erik Jones’ day ends early in a wreck, playoff chances take big hit
Erik Jones' playoff hopes took a big hit with his early exit in Sunday's Overton's 301 at New Hampshire.
Erik Jones brings out early caution in N.H.
On the first lap of a restart in New Hampshire, Erik Jones collided with the wall. Jones made contact with other drivers on pit road just before the accident.
Logano details gender-reveal burnout, home track
Joey Logano joins NASCAR America to discuss his gender-reveal burnout, his charity work in New England, challenges of returning home and how much he misses lobster.
Staff picks for today’s race at New Hampshire
Here is a look at who the NBC Sports writers are picking to win today's race.
New Hampshire Motor Speedway reapplies traction compound Sunday morning
Drivers say substance wore off during Saturday's racing at the 1.058-mile oval.
Rick Hendrick playfully deflects questions about William Byron’s future
The Hendrick Motorsports prospect finished third Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, his sixth top 10 in the past seven races of his rookie Xfinity season.
Today’s Cup race at New Hampshire: Start time, weather, TV/radio info
Matt Kenseth hasn't won in 35 races, the last triumph coming in this race last July at Loudon.
Kyle Busch will be done with Xfinity Series racing (sort of) once he reaches 100 wins
Kyle Busch said after his 89th career win he will retire from Xfinity competition after earning 11 more.
Kyle Busch cruises to Overton's 200 win at NH
Kyle Busch led 77 laps and won by 10 seconds as he cruised to the Xfinity series win at New Hampshire.
Elliott Sadler continues to lead Xfinity points after 17 races
Elliott Sadler holds a 45-point lead over teammate William Byron.
Preece grateful for opportunity in New Hampshire
Ryan Preece was grateful for the opportunity to make his first Xfinity Series appearance with Joe Gibbs Racing at New Hampshire.
Busch ready for anything after New Hampshire win
After an Xfinity Series win at New Hampshire, Kyle Busch said he is ready for anything in Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race.
Kyle Busch credits his pit crew for Xfinity win
Kyle Busch gives credit to his pit crew for keeping up with Brad Keselowski and capitalizing on Keselowski's problem on pit road for the win.
Results, stats for Xfinity race at New Hampshire
Kyle Busch won his third race in six starts. William Byron was the top placing Xfinity regular.
Kyle Busch wins New Hampshire Xfinity race from the pole for third win of year
Kyle Busch won by 10 seconds over teammate Ryan Preece in the Overton's 200.
Xfinity race at New Hampshire resumes after rain delay
The Overton's 200 was stopped on Lap 31 for rain.
Kyle Busch fastest in final Cup practice at New Hampshire
Kyle Busch posted a top speed of 130.950 mph in the session. Martin Truex Jr. had the best 10-lap average.
Kyle Busch wins pole for Xfinity Series race at New Hampshire
Kyle Busch won his fifth Xfinity pole of the year for the Overton's 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Martin Truex Jr. leads second Cup practice at New Hampshire
Martin Truex Jr. led Kyle Larson in the second practice session for the Overton's 301. Larson posted the best 10-lap average.
How did Kyle Larson’s car pass inspection before qualifying but fail after winning the pole?
The Chip Ganassi Racing driver will start from the rear because of a rear decklid fin that improperly was adjusted before posting the fastest speed Friday.
Dylan Lupton crashes in Overton's 200 qualifying
Dylan Lupton can't control the power of his car and crashes in a wall as a result.
After examination, Larson penalty within rules
Steve Letarte explains why the height of Kyle Larson's rear deck fin resulted in a penalty at Overton's 301 qualifying.
Today’s Xfinity race at New Hampshire: Start time, weather, TV/radio info
Kyle Busch is defending winner of this race.
Saturday’s Cup, Xfinity schedule at New Hampshire
The Overton's 200 Xfinity race takes the green flag at 4 pm ET on NBCSN.
Joey Logano has two things on his wish list: more speed and more wins
Logano has two NASCAR Cup wins at his home track, New Hampshire Motor Speedway.