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Did You Notice?: 2024 Daytona 500 What-Ifs

Nascar Cup Series

#48: Alex Bowman, Hendrick Motorsports, Ally Chevrolet Camaro, #9: Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet Camaro

This year’s 500 field had a larger than normal number of drivers wondering what might have been, coming oh-so-close to victory in the Great American Race.

Did You Notice?: Setting NASCAR Cup Series Expectations for 2024, Car Nos. 21-99

Nascar Cup Series

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

An in-depth look at the NASCAR Cup Series field this season. What one stat will define every driver competing for a title? (Car Nos. 21-99)

Did You Notice?: Setting NASCAR Cup Series Expectations for 2024, Car Nos. 1-20

Nascar Cup Series

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

An in-depth look at the NASCAR Cup Series field this season. What one stat will define every driver competing for a title? (Car Nos. 1-20)

Did You Notice?: Chase Elliott on Wrong Side of Hendrick Hierarchy With Another NASCAR Title Closing In

Nascar Cup Series

#48: Alex Bowman, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Ally and #9: Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro NAPA Auto Parts

The success of William Byron and Kyle Larson this season has come while Hendrick’s other two drivers and teams are spiraling backwards.

Did You Notice?: Punching? Blood? NASCAR’s ‘Boys, Have At It’ Philosophy Says ‘Green Light’

Sanchez Crafton Fight Talladega

Nick Sanchez reacts to Matt Crafton landing a punch after a race at Talladega Superspeedway. (Courtesy: Wyatt Watson)

The penalties surrounding Nick Sanchez and Matt Crafton show NASCAR is only willing to do so much to police off-track behavior.

Did You Notice?: RFK Racing Success Pushing Stewart-Haas Racing Out at Ford?

Nascar Cup Series

#4: Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing, Rheem Ford Mustang and #38: Todd Gilliland, Front Row Motorsports, Speedy Cash Ford Mustang

Does Stewart-Haas Racing need to consider a change in manufacturer in order to dig out of its deep hole?