Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports, has not been cleared by physicians to compete in at least the next two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events as he continues to recover from a concussion.
There's a long list of young drivers waiting to move up the NASCAR ladder. William Byron is making that climb, thanks to Rick Hendrick.
NASCAR issued written warnings to five Sprint Cup Series teams following the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
NASCAR Sprint Cup teams spent Tuesday taking part in an organizational test at Chicagoland Speedway, which will host the first race in the Chase on Sept. 18.