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Hamlin named to Forbes’ Top 5 NASCAR Earners of 2016

By Kurt Badenhausen (Forbes.com, Feb. 17, 2016). Nascar has undergone big changes over the past decade with how the sport crowns a champion, sells its merchandise and broadcasts its races on TV. The latest overhaul is a “charter” system that transforms 36 Sprint Cup teams into franchises, with similarities to other sports leagues liked shared revenue. The […]

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Kahne’s DRIVE event donates $400,000 to cancer research

The DRIVE Event Donates $400,000 to Seattle Children’s Hospital’s Strong Against Cancer Initiative Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and NASCAR driver and Washington native Kasey Kahne co-hosted The DRIVE charity concert, auction and golf event June 29-30 at Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, Wash. SEATTLE, WASH. (Nov. 11, 2015) – Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, […]

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Denny Hamlin Foundation reaches $200K milestone

Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown Proceeds Top $200,000 to Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Eighth-annual celebrity Late Model race took place on April 23rd at South Boston Speedway to benefit the Denny Hamlin Foundation 2016 Showdown event moves to Langley Speedway (Hampton, Va.) RICHMOND, VA (September 10, 2015) – With […]

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Kahne’s Foundation reaches $1 million milestone

KKF Celebrates Giving at Annual Fan Day Event MOORESVILLE, N.C. (May 21, 2015) — The Kasey Kahne Foundation (“KKF”), a 501(c) 3 committed to raising awareness and funds for charities supporting chronically ill children and their families, announced today that the charitable organization surpassed $1 million in donations distributed since being founded. NASCAR driver Kasey […]

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McMurray hosts celebrity bowling event

Jamie McMurray teamed up with NFL 1st Round Draft Pick Melvin Gordon (RB, Univ. of Wisconsin) to co-host the Stars & Strikes Celebrity Bowling Classic held April 28 at Lucky Strike Chicago to kick off the 2015 NFL Draft Week. Over 650 of our special guests enjoyed the Celebrity Bowling Classic, which was presented by […]

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Cole Whitt joins Front Row Motorsports in 2015

STATESVILLE, N.C. (January 16, 2015) – Up-and-coming driver Cole Whitt will expand the Front Row Motorsports racing stable to three full-time cars in 2015, piloting the No. 35 Ford with support from Speed Stick® for 10 races, including the season-opening Daytona 500. Randy Cox will also join the Front Row team to continue his relationship […]

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ProAm Jam reaches $500,000 in funds raised in 3 years

NASCAR’S DENNY HAMLIN AND MARK BRYAN OF HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH REACH $500,000 IN FUNDS RAISED WITH THIRD ANNUAL CHARLESTON CHARITY EVENT The 3rd annual Denny & Mark’s Pro-Am Jam hosted by the Student Transportation of America Education Foundation, raised $200,000 for charity making it another successful event. The annual ‘can’t miss’ fundraising event has […]

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Bubba Wallace signs with Roush Fenway Racing

Wallace to drive No. 6 Ford Mustang in NASCAR XFINITY Series  CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 18, 2014) – Roush Fenway Racing has announced that Bubba Wallace will drive the No. 6 Ford Mustang for the team in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) next season. The signing pairs NASCAR’s winningest NXS team with a young driver widely […]

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Kasey Kahne signs three-year contract extension

Hendrick Motorsports and Kasey Kahne have agreed to a three-year contract extension that will keep the driver with the No. 5 Chevrolet SS team through the end of the 2018 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. “It’s extremely gratifying to work with a driver like Kasey,” said Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports. “I think the […]