A Delaware family court commissioner has granted NASCAR driver Busch's request to delay a hearing on a protection from abuse petition filed by his ex-girlfriend. Busch's attorney asked for the delay in court papers filed last Friday, the ESPN.com reports.
Two-time NASCAR Champion Dillon will return to the NASCAR XFINITY Series with Rheem Manufacturing Company as primary sponsor on Richard Childress Racing's No. 33 Chevy for a majority of the 2015 season, rcrracing.com reports.
Ambrose is wasting little time in his return to racing V8 Supercars. Two days after the season-ending NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Homestead-Miami Speedway last Sunday, the former two-time Supercar champ flew back to his native Australia. He's already had two tests and preparing for his first race in nearly a decade in the Supercars series, NBC Sports reports.
Richard Petty Motorsports announced the extension of their relationship with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. "Fresh From Florida" will be featured on Almirola's No. 43 Sprint Cup car at Atlanta Motor Speedway in March and Talladega Superspeedway in May and have associate placement at Martinsville Speedway, Bristol Motor Speedway, Richmond International Raceway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kentucky Speedway and Darlington Raceway, Richard Petty Motorsports PR reports.
The No. 17 team that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered during pre-qualifying inspection Nov. 14 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, NASCAR PR reports.
In a Thursday interview on SiriusXM Satellite Radio's NASCAR channel, Hendrick Motorsports general manager Doug Duchardt said the team planned to field a car for Elliott in a handful of Sprint Cup races next season under the guidance of Kenny Francis, USA Today reports.
Busch has met with Delaware police investigating an allegation by his ex-girlfriend that he assaulted her. Police say Busch and his attorneys met with investigators Tuesday afternoon, the Associated Press reports.
Hendrick Motorsports and Kahne have agreed to a three-year contract extension that will keep the driver with the No. 5 Chevy SS team through the end of the 2018 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, hendrickmotorsports.com reports.