No Day at the Beach for Playoff Drivers in South Florida

The drivers left in the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs take their talents to South Beach on Sunday, although they and the rest of the field really won't have much time for sandy frolicking. Instead, they'll line up in their 3,500-pound machines on Sunday for the green flag (1:36 p.m. CDT, NBC) at Miami-Homestead Speedway, site of the second race in…

No Matter What You Call Him, Byron Impressive in Win at Texas

William Byron could use a nickname. Nothing has really stuck, but we're open for takers after he won at Texas on Sunday for his NASCAR Cup Series-leading sixth victory of the season and his first in the 2023 playoffs. "We've just been kind of Steady Eddie through the first three, four races," said the Hendrick Motorsports driver, maybe coming up…

Hamlin Riding High After Victory at Bristol

Denny Hamlin has it all — Daytona 500s, Southern 500s, a Coca-Cola 600, an All-Star Race win, wide acclaim, a spot on NASCAR's 75 Greatest Drivers list and a near-certain reservation in the Hall of Fame. Almost all. He just needs that one championship. And the way he feels after winning at Bristol in the playoffs on Saturday night, that…

Reddick Calmly Wins Wild One in Kansas

You need to know the name Tyler Reddick. It belongs to a 27-year-old driver from California who is becoming a force in NASCAR. The racer's win at Kansas on Sunday in the second race of the first round of the playoffs put him in the Round of 12 and thus guaranteed the best points finish of his career. The racer…

Drivers Start Their Engines for NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs

Get your brackets. NASCAR has its Sweet 16 on the starting grid for the playoffs. It starts Sunday night at historic Darlington Speedway, where Cup racers have been running since 1950. But the NASCAR postseason is a relatively new circumstance, barely two decades old since the sport parked the season-long points system. Kevin Harvick is back for another run at…

Panini America Delivers a Detailed First Look at 2021 Donruss NASCAR Racing

Panini America officials recently sent out preliminary Product Information Solicitations for several exciting new products coming soon to a hobby shop or online retailer near you. Today, we’re sharing that same information with you here on The Knight’s Lance, this time featuring the green-flag-dropping Donruss NASCAR Racing. In the product preview that follows, we’ll showcase a must-see bevy of preliminary images from the…

As 2020 Donruss NASCAR Racing Retail Arrives, Be Sure to Save Those Wrappers

The hobby edition of Panini America's 2020 Donruss NASCAR Racing arrived in hobby shops across North America just about two weeks ago and for retail-minded collectors that can mean just one thing: The retail version of the product should be arriving on Target, Walmart and other big-box store shelves in the next few days -- if it hasn't already in…

Panini Peek: 2019 Prime NASCAR Racing (Preview Gallery)

Panini America officials recently sent out preliminary Product Information Solicitations for a handful of exciting new products coming soon enough to a hobby shop or online retailer near you and, over the course of the next few days, we’re sharing that same information with you here on The Knight’s Lance, continuing now with 2019 Prime NASCAR Racing. For each new product, we’ll showcase…