The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will travel to Long Pond, Pennsylvania this week for the Windows 10 400.
Pocono is a 2.5-mile track with relatively flat corners. Known as the Tricky Triangle the track is very difficult for teams to find the perfect setups for their cars. Each corner is different so what may work in Turn 1 may cause the car to be slow in Turn 3. The teams who can find the most horsepower usually run well in this race. …Continue
Added by Chad Robb on July 26, 2015 at 9:43pm — No Comments
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will travel to Loudon, New Hampshire this week for the New Hampshire 301.
New Hampshire is a 1-mile oval track without much banking in the corners. It is called the Magic Mile and there are many features of this race the support the nickname. The race is 301 miles long and usually that extra mile comes into play. Teams will try to gamble on fuel mileage and it is surprising how many times drivers cup up one lap short. …Continue
Added by Chad Robb on July 13, 2015 at 1:45pm — No Comments
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will travel to Sparta, Kentucky this week for the Quaker State 400.
Most drivers in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series either really like Kentucky or they hate it. The track is one of the roughest surfaces on the circuit and drivers usually have a hard time navigating the bumps in the turns. By looking are the driver’s stats at Kentucky it is not hard to figure out which drivers enjoy the track and which want to move on to New Hampshire. …Continue
Added by Chad Robb on July 6, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments