Latest Justin Marks News

Castroneves signs extension for one more full IndyCar season

Aug. 19, 2022 14:52 PM EDT

MADISON, Ill. (AP) — There was no chance Meyer Shank Racing would risk four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves making history with another team. Curtailing that possibility, the team announced a one-year contract extension Friday that will bring Castroneves back for a...

Kimi Raikkonen hits pause on retirement to race NASCAR

Aug. 18, 2022 03:20 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kimi Raikkonen retired to Switzerland at the end of last year's Formula One season and has blissfully spent the last eight months with his young family. Did he miss racing? “Not really, no," the 2007 F1 champion said. Yet...

Elliott given Pocono win after Hamlin, Busch disqualified

Jul. 24, 2022 23:13 PM EDT

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — The siren at the Dawsonville, Georgia, pool hall that sounds whenever Chase Elliott wins a race did indeed go off Sunday night without the hometown star ever leading a lap at Pocono Raceway. “Winner, winner Joe Gibbs Racing are cheaters!” the Dawsonville...

Kligerman wins NASCAR Truck Series race at Mid-Ohio

Jul. 09, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Part-time driver Parker Kligerman held off points leader Zane Smith to win the NASCAR Truck Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Saturday. Kligerman led 56 of the 67 laps on the 2.258-mile circuit, winning by 0.119 seconds in the No. 75 Henderson...

Castroneves hoping SRX win leads to seat in Daytona 500

Jun. 24, 2022 13:43 PM EDT

Justin Marks' own mother heard the rumor and texted her son, the owner of Trackhouse Racing, to find out if Helio Castroneves will be running the Daytona 500 for the NASCAR team. That would be the logical spot for the four-time Indianapolis 500 winner who has longed to give NASCAR a...

Column: Trackhouse in Nashville as NASCAR's hottest team

Jun. 20, 2022 16:02 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It was just one year ago that an aggravated Justin Marks sat at the podium at Nashville Superspeedway. Two days earlier, he'd claimed he was blindsided to learn he was once again shut out of the sale of two NASCAR charters. He sat alongside Trackhouse Racing...

Column: Suárez's win at last delivers a Mexican Cup winner

Jun. 13, 2022 16:50 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Here are some things to know about Daniel Suárez's long journey before becoming the first Mexico-born winner at the top level of NASCAR: — When he decided as a child in Monterrey to seriously pursue a career as a racecar driver, Suárez's father closed...

Suárez's Sonoma win punctuates Trackhouse's impressive rise

Jun. 13, 2022 03:35 AM EDT

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Of all the surprising developments to ponder during this one-week break in a highly entertaining NASCAR Cup Series season, the emergence of Trackhouse Racing might be the most unlikely of all. That's right, the 2-year-old team co-owned by Pitbull and piloted...

Daniel Suárez grabs historic NASCAR Cup Series win at Sonoma

Jun. 12, 2022 21:44 PM EDT

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Daniel Suárez had tears in his eyes for so many reasons Sunday after he realized a lifelong dream by crossing the finish line first at Sonoma Raceway. While Suárez was overjoyed to become the first Mexican-born driver to win a NASCAR Cup Series race, he...

Hamlin vows to get even with Chastain after Gateway wreck

Jun. 06, 2022 14:47 PM EDT

MADISON, Ill. (AP) — Denny Hamlin posted a clip on Twitter late Sunday that essentially mashed up his beef with Ross Chastain from earlier in the day with a scene from “Days of Thunder,” when Tom Cruise's character tells his team to change his tires after a race had ended so that he could...