A New XFINITY Series Team Is In The Workings

Officials from Tullman-Walker Racing announced today the formation of a new NASCAR Xfinity Series team that will attempt to compete in a minimum of three Xfinity Series races beginning with Saturday afternoon’s U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway. Tullman-Walker Racing is owned and operated by Steve Tullman, a successful entrepreneur and business partners Jim and Neal Walker. Sports car standout and rookie ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards rookie Max Tullman will drive the team’s No. 26 Ford Mustang at Iowa, Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Kansas Speedway, respectively.

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Casey Roderick To Drive No. 23 Chevrolet For GMS Racing This Weekend at Iowa

GMS Racing announced on Monday that successful short track racer, Casey Roderick will pilot the No. 23 Chevrolet Accessories Camaro in the NASCAR XFINITY Series’ U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway this weekend. No word from the team yet on why Spencer Gallagher, who was reinstated by NASCAR on July 4 will be out of the car for a second straight week. He came back for the race at the Kentucky Speedway but Johnny Sauter raced the car last weekend in New Hampshire. There was speculation that the team is…

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5 Drivers That Could Beat The “Big 3” For Sunday’s Gander Outdoors 400 (2:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

It’s no secret, the “Big 3” of Martin Truex Jr., Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch are the favorites to win Sunday’s Gander Outdoors 400 (2:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at the Pocono Raceway. If you take away the restrictor plate tracks in 2018, this trio of drivers have won all but two races. They took three of the top four finishing positions in June race and went 1-2-3 in this very race last year. So, why pick against them for this weekend’s race? Well, if anyone were going to beat…

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Can Truex Pull Season Sweep At Pocono?

Martin Truex Jr. had a great last pit call to keep him out for track position in the end of June’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Pocono Raceway. Clean air trumped new tires as Truex led the final 21 laps en route to his second career victory on the Tricky Triangle. Now, the Furniture Row Racing driver is aiming to win in the return trip this weekend for the Gander Outdoors 400 (2:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). If Truex can take his No. 78 Toyota to victory…

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Big 3 Likely Favorites Again This Weekend In Pocono

It’s no secret, the “Big 3” on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season have by and far been leaps and bounds better than everyone else. Heading into Sunday’s Gander Outdoors 400 (2:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), they’ve won 15 of the 20 races run in 2018. But, if you take out the three restrictor plate races run, they’re really won 15 of 17 races. So, can anyone challenge them in this weekend’s race at the Pocono Raceway? Trends say, yes. 

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Dixon, Power To Make Landmark Starts Sunday In Mid-Ohio

After a week off, the Verizon IndyCar Series is back in action for this weekend’s Honda Indy 200 (3 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network). When the green flag drops for Sunday’s race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, it will be landmark starts for two of their drivers. For both Scott Dixon and Will Power, they’ll be making historic starts. Dixon, will be making his 300th career INDYCAR start with Power his 200th. To put that into perspective, only Mario Andretti (407), AJ Foyt (369), Tony Kanaan (355), Helio Castroneves (344),…

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Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 (3 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network) Could Be Place Where Penske Makes Championship Run

Heading into Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 (3 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network) Scott Dixon currently leads the Verizon IndyCar Series points standings by 62 points. But, this weekend’s race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course could be the spot where Team Penske starts a dominant end to the 2018 season, one that if it’s going to end with one of their drivers hoisting the Astor Cup championship trophy at the Sonoma Raceway in September for the third straight year and fourth in the last five, needs to begin with a win.…

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