A new generation

Breaking down NASCAR's new Gen-6 cars

Nearly two years in the making, the 2013 Generation-6 Sprint Cup cars more closely resemble those found on the showroom floor, with eye-catching bodylines and stylish features giving each model its distinctive appearance.



  • Gentleman Ned Jarrett, king of big margins

    January 03, 2013, , NASCAR.COM

    When the question arises about the biggest runaway in the history of NASCAR’s premier series, it actually requires a two-part answer. Is the margin of victory measured in miles or laps? ... Read More

  • NASCAR: What's in a name?

    January 08, 2013, , NASCAR.COM

    When representatives from the National Championship Stock Car Series -- the NCSSC, NASCAR's predecessor -- held their first major meeting in Daytona Beach, Fla., in December 1947, the 35 men in attendance decided a new name for the new organization w... Read More

  • NASCAR's history on dirt

    January 03, 2013, , NASCAR.COM

    One of NASCAR’s three national series – in this case, the Camping World Truck Series – will host a dirt track race for the first time since 1970, making a nod to the sport's early history. ... Read More

Rules Guy Blog

Science of NASCAR

Cheating the wind: Getting inside the draft
Science of NASCAR

Cheating the wind: Getting inside the draft

January 05, 2015 , , NASCAR.COM

Generation-6 car helped revive pack racing ... Read More


January 03, 2013 , NASCAR.COM

The NASCAR Green Clean-Air Program plants 10 trees for each green flag dropped during races, which captures 100% of the ... Read More

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