Mooresville, NC – With the CARS Response Energy Tour preparing for their biggest event of the season, the Throwback 276 at Hickory Motor Speedway, the forecast for the weekend was looking to be an additional topic of conversation. Fortunately, the outlook has improved over the last 24 hours with most forecasts calling for scattered showers on Friday, […]

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If Justin Carroll is able to pull off his second Throwback 276 win at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) this weekend, a Polish victory lap may be in order.   Carroll is heading back to the “Birthplace of the NASCAR Stars” to defend his title in the CARS Tour sanctioned event, which commemorates the history of […]

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MOORESVILLE, NC (July 30, 2018) – A large contingent of race fans know Hickory Motor Speedway has launched the careers of multiple NASCAR champions and even their crew chiefs and mechanics. Few realized Hickory Motor Speedway was the stomping ground for years of Dr. Jerry Punch, a beloved analyst and pit reporter for ESPN’s motorsports […]

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It was a big weekend for drivers reaching career milestones. That makes it a big weekend for stories too. If you missed any of them, we’ve got you covered with our Top 10 Stories from the weekend.   1. Bloomquist Claims 600th Feature Victory with Win at Diamond Nationals Scott Bloomquist took the lead on […]

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Layne Riggs returned to CARS Response Energy Tour victory lane Saturday night at Kingsport Speedway (TN), outdueling the venue’s defending track champion on a series of late-race restarts for the win.   Riggs battled with Kres VanDyke throughout the race, as the two drivers were the class of the field. VanDyke held the lead on […]

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A jam-packed weekend is on the horizon for those who enjoy the sport of short track racing.  From California to New Hampshire and everywhere in between, there will be plenty of short track events to attend. Here are 10 of the best short track racing events you should attend this weekend.   1) RoC Asphalt […]

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Behind every great driver is a great team.  The crew members that put in countless hours at the shop and at the track sometimes do not receive the recognition deserved for a job well done.  The combination of a great driver and a great crew is the recipe for making great things happen on the […]

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Mooresville, NC – The 2nd Annual CARS Response Energy Tour “Throwback 276” at Hickory Motor Speedway is taking shape with the announcement of the 2018 legends that will be honored on August 4th. NASCAR Hall of Famer Bobby Allison, brother Donnie Allison, 1987 NASCAR Dash Champion Hut Stricklin, two-time Busch Series champion Randy Lajoie, former NASCAR […]

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Mooresville, NC – The largest event for the CARS Response Energy Tour will be getting even bigger in 2018. The 2ndannual “Throwback 276” at Hickory Motor Speedway, which commemorates short track racing’s days of old, will expand to two days with racing and throwback activities planned for both Friday, August 3rd and Saturday, August 4th.   […]

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