Martin Truex Jr. chases his first Cup championship Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway and has a fast No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota to show for.
Sunday pole-sitter Denny Hamlin once again led the speed charts Saturday morning at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Denny Hamlin extended the streak of non-championship drivers winning the pole at Homestead-Miami Speedway to four straight years on Friday night, snatching the top spot away from Martin Truex Jr. in the final moments of knockout qualifying.
The Toyota duo of Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. ended up as the two fastest drivers in Friday’s first Cup practice session at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
As I continue to reflect this week on the impending retirement of Dale Earnhardt Jr. from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, I found several ‘Junior Moments’ that stick out in my mind and will leave a lasting impression.
Two years ago, Kyle Busch completed an epic comeback from injury with a walk-off win to secure his first-career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship during the season-finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
If you’re a fan of Dale Earnhardt Jr., it’s inevitable at some point that you had a pit in your stomach when you played out all the theories and potential scenarios in your mind about how, if and when retirement would happen.
Two years ago entering the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Martin Truex Jr. and Furniture Row Racing were the pairing that no one expected to make it all the way to the Championship 4.
Just like fellow 18-year Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series veteran Dale Earnhardt Jr., Matt Kenseth will take his presumed bow out of the top level of stock car racing in a car echoing his first on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
After 35 races and 13,640 cumulative miles of racing, the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season will officially draw to a close with Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Matt Kenseth was simply not going to be denied Sunday afternoon at Phoenix Raceway.
Jimmie Johnson’s pursuit of a record eighth Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship will have to wait until next year, after a blown tire on the final lap of the second stage put him in the wall and out of contention Sunday at Phoenix Raceway.