For 1st Time All Season, Roush/Fenway Racing Scores Dual Top 10 Finishes at Martinsville

The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season has been a vast improvement for the entire Roush/Fenway Racing camp. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. made the playoffs for the first time of his career as he won the spring race at the Talladega Superspeedway as well as the July race at the Daytona International Speedway. Stenhouse, even advanced past the first round of the playoffs too as he made it to the Round of 12. But, despite Stenhouse’s eight top 10 finishes and Trevor Bayne’s six, neither of those occurred in the…

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Good Nights for Playoff Bubble Drivers Bayne/Jones, Gap Becomes Wider Still

Bristol, TN – Erik Jones came away with his best career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series finish with a runner-up on Saturday night at the Bristol Motor Speedway. He led a race-high 260 of the 500 laps in tonight’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol and also earned his first career pole position this weekend. Unfortunately, he finished second. That wasn’t what he needed for a playoff run, as he’s now 126 points out of the final playoff spot. With just two races to go in the regular season,…

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Roush/Fenway Racing Sleepers To Watch This Weekend at Bristol

Everyone is talking about the playoff bubble and drivers like Matt Kenseth, Jamie McMurray, Chase Elliott, Clint Bowyer and Joey Logano. Heck, even rookies Daniel Suarez and Erik Jones are being thrown in there. Currently, there’s three open wildcard spots and those seven drivers are the main players vying for them. But, one organization could really shake things up this weekend at the Bristol Motor Speedway – Roush Fenway Racing. 

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Kyle Larson Makes 4-Wide Move For Win In Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400

Brooklyn, MI – For most of Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400, it was a Toyota vs. Ford battle. After all, they led the first 200 laps, which happens to be the scheduled distance of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Michigan International Speedway. But, this race went to overtime. With five laps-to-go, Michael McDowell and Paul Menard got into each other in Turn 2, bringing out the fifth and final caution of the day. That caution and the ensuing red flag for clean up would completely change the aspect…

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How Wood Brothers and Paul Menard Deal Came About

Most people are wondering why the Wood Brothers would go from young drivers like Trevor Bayne and Ryan Blaney to having Paul Menard in their driver lineup for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. The historic team has had legends driving for them over the years, and in recent seasons had a youth movement. So, why would the Virginia team, with currently 99 Cup victories to their credit, hire a veteran in Menard who has just one career Cup victory in 383 career starts himself? The answer is…

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Trevor Bayne Has Great Shot to Be Next Driver to Stamp His Name Into the Playoff’s With With Saturday Night in Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla – Last year’s Coke Zero 400 was really where this Roush/Fenway Racing resurgence was found. In qualifying for the race at the Daytona International Speedway in July of 2016, all three of the then drivers started in the top seven rows, including earning the pole and two in the top three. In fact, two of them finished in the top five, and all three in the top eight that night. Now, they enter with some major momentum on their side this year. They’ve scaled back to a two-car…

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Earns Geico 500 Pole at Talladega

It’s been nearly four years since Ricky Stenhouse Jr. earned his lone Monster Energy NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole. Stenhouse, won the pole for the Labor Day weekend race at the Atlanta Motor Speedway back in 2013. Now, the Mississippi native can add to that total. 

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