There will be some rarely heard but unfamiliar faces on the speed charts this weekend at Watkins Glen International, as some teams will hand the reigns over to the "road course ringers" to try and gain more points than they are accustomed to. I don't expect any of them to challenge for the win, though, as the Cup regulars have started to figure out these tricky tracks in recent…Continue
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If you are eager to see Travis Pastrana drive in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, you're going to have to wait much longer than planned.
Pastrana said, “To give my ankle and foot time to heal properly, we have decided to wait until 2012 to make my (Nationwide) debut,”…
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DOVER, Del. – Dover International Speedway is offering fans a unique opportunity to get an autograph from one of their favorite NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers in a free autograph session on Oct. 1, 2011 as part of the fall race weekend.
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These days, everyone is looking for value and deals. For this year's AdvoCare 500 race weekend, Atlanta Motor Speedway is offering value that can't be beat. A family of four, with children 12 and under, could take a four-day vacation to AMS which includes three nights of racing for as low as $254.
This price includes two adult and two student tickets to the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race in the Elliott Grandstand,…Continue
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Speculation has ended on Carl Edwards future in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. He has signed a multi-year agreement to stay at Roush-Fenway Racing. Edwards had been very quiet about his intentions, but stated earlier today he was "honored" as he and Jack Roush announced Edwards' had signed a multi-year extension to stay with the Ford…Continue
FORT WORTH, Texas (August 2, 2011) - Time is running short for racing enthusiasts to experience NASCAR from the driver's seat with Speedway Children's Charities-Texas Chapter's Tony Stewart "Smoke Show" Fantasy Camp at Texas Motor Speedway fast approaching. The "Smoke Show" is just two weeks away and there are a handful of spots remaining for the Tuesday, Aug. 16, charity event.
The "Smoke Show," a premier driving school…
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 1, 2011) – Below is a look at some of the top statistical performers at Pocono Raceway going into the Good Sam RV Insurance 500 on Aug. 7.
The drivers listed below rank among the best in key Loop Data categories, making them possible favorites in the event, the second in the Sprint Summer Showdown presented by HTC EVO 3D. Any driver who wins between Indianapolis and Bristol will become a finalist…Continue
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This weekend the Sprint Cup Series will visit Pocono Raceway for the second--and final--time of the season (yes, I hear that sigh of relief). This marks the third race in a row that the series is racing on a flat track, so you should expect some familiar faces to be strong once again on Sunday, even though the fuel mileage situation in Indianapolis put some surprising names up front in the end. Two…Continue
I gotta tell ya, it's INSANE. How did i just up and start this you may ask? Well, I've had the videos, calendars and booklets for a few months, never did a thing with them (they were cheap, yard sale buy- 5.00 still sealed, never opened). Well, long story short i came across an Independent Beachbody trainer named Kim Duke on a facebook group that is called "you…Continue
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Will The Chevrolet Stranglehold At Indianapolis Motor Speedway Finally End?
Bill Elliott in the 2002 Brickyard race was the last driver to kiss the bricks without having Chevrolet under under the hood. Will that domination come to an end on Sunday? When you look at the average speed chart (click here to read my Practice…Continue
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Now that the NASCAR season is officially past halfway, it's time to separate the men from the boys in fantasy racing. There will be no more off-weeks for the Sprint Cup Series until the season is over at Homestead, which will make many people--myself included--very happy. There are two practices scheduled to be held on Friday, and I would assume that most cars will work on their race setup for both of those sessions…Continue
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It seems there is a bit of confusion as to what NASCAR NATION on the internet is. Why? Because NASCAR.com has decided to make their community section a place called "NASCAR Nation", with pictures, videos, blogs, etc. If that sounds a little familiar, It should, we at…Continue
Greg Erwin Named RPM 43 Car Crew Chief
Greg Erwin, who was relieved of his duties last week for the #16 Roush-Fenway car driven by Greg Biffle, was just named as the new crew chief for the #43 Richard Petty Motorsports car driven by AJ Allmendinger, replacing Mike Shiplett. Ironically, Biffle (523 points) and Allmendinger (515 points) sit 8 points apart in 15th and 16th place in NSCS…Continue
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July 20, 2011
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STEWART LOOKING FOR FIRST TOP TEN SINCE MID-JUNEAs I said in my Preview on Wednesday, I will be focused heavily on average practice speeds this week as well as the Pocono and Phoenix races from earlier this season. Some other fantasy writers may compare Loudon… Continue