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After Vegas win, Hailie Deegan ready to “go after a championship”

Fresh off her second career NASCAR K&N Pro Series West win, NASCAR Next driver Hailie Deegan will drive a Toyota Supra pace car for today’s Xfinity Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

NASCAR hits Harvick with L1 penalty for rear window issue

On Wednesday, NASCAR issued the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team two penalties from its inspection at the R&D Center in Concord, N.C.

Kevin Harvick's crew chief says brace failure led to bowed rear window

There has been a lot of talk this week surrounding the rear window of Kevin Harvick's winning car from Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Kevin Harvick: Las Vegas win "answered a lot of questions"

Stewart-Haas Racing’s Kevin Harvick says that his latest victory at Las Vegas “answered a lot of questions” as to whether he can compete for a second NASCAR Cup series title in 2018.

Paul Menard and the Wood Brothers already finding success together

Paul Menard already looks comfortable driving for Wood Brothers in 2018.

A "rejuvenated" Kevin Harvick looking to repeat 2014 success

Kevin Harvick’s dominating performance of the last two weeks has raised the question – among himself and his competitors – whether he could be on his way to repeat of his 2014 season.

Aric Almirola on strong start: "We're going to be in contention"

It hasn’t taken long for Aric Almirola to prove his worth to Stewart-Haas Racing and the organization is already reaping the benefits.

Truex admits Harvick in “his own zip code again”

Reigning Monster Energy NASCAR Cup champion Martin Truex Jr. admits that Kevin Harvick has been “in his own league” in the last two races, following another dominant victory on Sunday.

Jimmie Johnson makes the most of challenging day in Las Vegas

Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson recovered from difficult start Sunday to finish 12th in the Pennzoil 400.

Kyle Busch not worried about Harvick's dominance: "It's early"

Yes, Kevin Harvick stomped the field Sunday at Las Vegas but Kyle Busch maintains it’s way too soon to panic.

Harvick claims second straight win in dominant performance at Las Vegas

Three races into the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season and Kevin Harvick has already equaled his win tally from 2017.

Harvick continues domination into Stage 2 at Las Vegas

Kevin Harvick is doing his best to match Martin Truex Jr.’s dominance of Las Vegas from a year ago.

Kevin Harvick dominates Stage 1 at Las Vegas

It was déjà vu all over again for Kevin Harvick in the first stage of Sunday’s Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Five most memorable NASCAR Cup Series finishes at Las Vegas

Take a look back at some of the most thrilling and closest finishes in the history of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

NASCAR Cup Las Vegas starting lineup in pictures

Take a look at the complete starting lineup for the Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Kyle Larson wins NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Las Vegas

Kyle Larson wasn’t the favorite but he still got the job done Saturday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Pole-sitter Ryan Blaney paces final practice at Las Vegas

Ryan Blaney and Kyle Larson continued to show the way in Saturday’s final Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice session.

Kyle Larson leads second Cup practice at Las Vegas

Kyle Larson led the way in the second practice session of the weekend in the No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet Camaro.

Five things to watch for in Saturday's Xfinity race at Las Vegas

The NASCAR Xfinity Series on Saturday makes the first of two stops this season at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Brett Moffitt on lapped trucks: "Half of them can't" race

Brett Moffitt has no issues racing a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver like Kyle Busch in Camping World Truck Series events.

Kyle Busch takes 50th NASCAR Truck win at home in Las Vegas

Kyle Busch won Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway but he got some unexpected assists from lapped traffic.

Ryan Blaney earns pole position over Kevin Harvick at Las Vegas

Ryan Blaney put an exclamation point on his strong start to the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season.

Five things to watch for in Friday's Truck race at Las Vegas

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series on Friday makes the first of two stops this season at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Kyle Larson leads pre-qualifying practice at Las Vegas

Kyle Larson led the way in an incident-free Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice session Friday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Sauter, Marks lead Thursday NASCAR Truck practices at Las Vegas

Johnny Sauter, who won his only NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway nearly a decade ago, led the way in Thursday’s final practice session.

Can Martin Truex Jr. hit the jackpot at Las Vegas again?

Martin Truex Jr. hopes his recent good fortune at Las Vegas continues into the 2018 season.

Justin Marks enters Friday's NASCAR Truck race with DGR-Crosley

Justin Marks will make his second NASCAR national series start of the 2018 season this weekend at Las Vegas.

Las Vegas picks up familiar title sponsor for NASCAR playoff race

Las Vegas Motor Speedway has landed a sponsor for its new Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race next season which will kick off the NASCAR playoffs.

Schumacher, Beckman, Anderson and Krawiec clinch No. 1 qualifying positions at Las Vegas

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 17th annual NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Ben Rhodes claims first Truck win in thrilling finish at Las Vegas

Ben Rhodes held off Christopher Bell after a fierce seven-lap shootout, ultimately taking the checkered flag by a mere 0.066 hundredths of a second.

Travis Pastrana returns to NASCAR competition this weekend in Vegas

Eleven-time X-Games champion Travis Pastrana is returning to NASCAR competition for the first time in two years.

Fresh off Late Model win, Timothy Peters returns to Truck competition

Fresh of his big Late Model win at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway, Timothy Peters is returning to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

17-yr-old rookie Gray conquers Vegas, along with Brown, Johnson

Tanner Gray became the youngest pro winner in NHRA history when he won Pro Stock in the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals at the Strip in Las Vegas Motor Speedway, as Antron Brown and Tommy Johnson Jr. won the nitro honors.

Torrence, C. Force and Line are no. 1 qualifiers at Las Vegas

Greg Anderson raced to victory in the K&N Horsepower Challenge defeating Shane Gray in the final round on Saturday at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Brown, DeJoria seek first wins of 2017 in Vegas

NHRA Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock this weekend hit the Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the 18th annual Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals as well as the K&N Horsepower Challenge for Pro Stock drivers. By Anne Proffit.

NASCAR HOFer Mark Martin sees no issue with Vegas altercation

If ever there was a gentleman driver in NASCAR, it was Hall of Famer Mark Martin.

NASCAR will not penalize Kyle Busch or Joey Logano for Vegas fight

NASCAR has decided not to issue any penalties to the parties involved in the altercation following last Sunday's Monster Energy Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Logano on Busch: "We're going to have to work through it somehow"

Joey Logano said he called Kyle Busch Tuesday afternoon to talk over the on-track incident in Sunday’s race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and the fight which erupted on pit road afterward.

Brian France comments on Vegas fight: "It's an emotional sport"

NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France said Kyle Busch/Joey Logano incident that erupted following the Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway remains under NASCAR review.

Truex on Vegas victory: "I'm not sure we expected to win this soon"

Strictly based on performance, Martin Truex Jr. and his No. 78 Furniture Row Racing team seem to have picked up right where they left off at the end of the 2016 season.

Keselowski loses win but stays positive: "We’ve got a lot to be proud of"

The stage had been set for yet another Las Vegas win for Brad Keselowski but it’s never over until it’s over.

Larson nears the top of the standings with another second-place finish

With a second-place finish at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Kyle Larson vaulted to second in the Monster Energy Cup standings.

NASCAR to review Kyle Busch and Joey Logano fight - video

NASCAR will review TV and video footage of a post-race fight between drivers Kyle Busch and Joey Logano, a NASCAR spokesman confirmed to Motorsport.com.

Truex takes Las Vegas win in dramatic finish

As Martin Truex Jr. said, “That’s the first time we ever got a gift, proud of you boys.”

Truex takes Stage 2 win over Keselowski at Las Vegas

Martin Truex Jr. won Stage 2 with a 0.458-second advantage over Brad Keselowski.

Truex wins Stage 1 at Las Vegas, Harvick crashes

Polesitter Brad Keselowski led the Kobalt 400 to the green at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday.

Truex tops final practice in Las Vegas

Martin Truex Jr. posted the fastest single-lap speed in Happy Hour.

Chase Elliott leads first Saturday Cup practice

A pair of Chevrolets led second practice at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday.

Brad Keselowski takes Las Vegas pole over Truex

Brad Keselowski picked up his 13th career Monster Energy Cup pole on Friday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Kurt Busch thinks Roush Yates Engines "slightly better" than Hendrick

Daytona 500 winner Kurt Busch has certainly been a beneficiary of Stewart-Haas Racing’s strong start to the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season.

Truex tops opening Las Vegas practice

Martin Truex Jr. posted the fastest single-lap speed in first Monster Energy Cup practice at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Joy and drama in Sin City

There was plenty to celebrate at the NHRA Toyota Nationals in Las Vegas – not just titles won but also great escapes. By Anne Proffit.

Brown earns Top Fuel title, Force takes Funny Car win

John Force beat daughter Courtney to Funny Car victory in Las Vegas, but while Steve Torrence took Top Fuel honors on the day, Antron Brown did enough to clinch his third NHRA championship.

Millican, Beckman, Anderson And Savoie secure No. 1 qualifiers Saturday at Las Vegas

The NHRA Toyota Nationals is the fifth event of the of the six-race NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship.

Titles in the balance in Vegas

NHRA could see champions crowned this weekend but the title favorites are trying not think about it, as Anne Proffit reports.

Tyler Reddick tops BKR teammate Hemric for Truck win at Las Vegas

Brad Keselowski Racing dominated Saturday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway but it was the team’s driver that didn’t qualify for the championship Chase who stole the show.

Top Fuel champ Brown scores first win of the year

Defending Top Fuel champion Antron Brown raced to his first victory of the season, as Alexis DeJoria conquered Funny Car and Jason Line took Pro Stock honors in Las Vegas.

Penske allows drivers to race it out in Vegas: “We don't have team orders"

Over the last 50 years of racing, Roger Penske has seen his share of teammate squabbles.

Kyle Busch says Gibbs has "work to do" on intermediate program

Kyle Busch is the Sprint Cup Series points leader and his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate, Denny Hamlin, opened the 2016 NASCAR season with a victory in the Daytona 500. But the JGR drivers believe they still have lots of work to do for the season ahead.