This week the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads back to Texas Motor Speedway for the AAA Texas 500.
Texas is one of the fastest race tracks on the schedule. Last April, Kyle Busch broke the track record with a qualifying speed of 196.299 mph. The tight corners at the race track put a premium on handling. Usually this means the crew chiefs are just as important as the drivers at Texas. Chad Knaus and the No. 48 team may be the team to beat this week.
The last race at Texas…Continue
Added by Chad Robb on October 28, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
This week the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads back to Martinsville Speedway for the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500.
The race last April at Martinsville was dominated by Jimmie Johnson. He started the race from the pole and led 346 of the 500 laps on his way to Victory Lane. If you have any starts with Johnson left, this is the week to use him.
Since the NASCAR Sprint Cup season is coming to an end, it is becoming more difficult to find drivers for your fantasy NASCAR team. For…Continue
Added by Chad Robb on October 21, 2013 at 7:27pm — No Comments
This week the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads back to Talladega for the Camping World RV Sales 500.
The races on the Superspeedways this season have become a game of follow the leader. Passing has become difficult in the Gen-6 car on this type of race track, so some drivers may lead many laps on Sunday.
Picking the winning driver at Talladega is harder than any other race on the schedule. One wreck could take out half of the field, eliminating most of the teams with good…Continue
Added by Chad Robb on October 13, 2013 at 8:56pm — No Comments
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will head back to Charlotte this week for the Bank of America 500.
The last race at Charlotte in May was dominated by Kasey Kahne, but won by Kevin Harvick. Kahne started sixth, led 161 of the 400 laps and finished in second place. Matt Kenseth started third and led 112 laps, but finished in 15th place.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is making back-to-back races on 1.5-mile tri-oval race tracks. Although the Charlotte race track has…Continue
Added by Chad Robb on October 7, 2013 at 11:56am — No Comments