Talladega: Many Suggestions, Few Solutions

Out of all the chaos that was the Geico 500 at Talladega, there's one thing we can all agree on that was good: no one was seriously hurt. Letting 40 cars race at 200 miles an hour at just a few inches apart on a banked oval track sounds like a disaster waiting to happen. Only 5 of 40 cars went unscathed in the midst of the mayhem, and the events that unfolded Sunday once again raised all the debate regarding restrictor plate racing. Many old school fans want to ditch the restrictor plates ...

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NASCAR Odds: Geico 500

Oh Talladega.... There are some who would argue it's like another planet. The racing is different. The fans are different. The experience is different. When looking at the NASCAR odds for Sunday's Geico 500, Sprint Cup fans will see differences as well. So who are the top contenders at Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega? (more…) ...

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Concerning Tony Stewart, NASCAR Is (Lug)Nuts

So, let me get this straight. Tony Stewart raises a safety concern and gets fined $35,000 by NASCAR for it. Then NASCAR changes their rules, stating that, going forward, all lugnuts must be tightened. Yeah, that makes sense. Shoot the messenger, then do what he said. Tony Stewart isn't always one for saintliness, but doesn't it say a lot about his character that he will pay his fine anyway, and the money raised from the NASCAR's driver's council to pay it for him will be donated to charit ...

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Team Orders? Not At Joe Gibbs Racing!

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wouldn't have done it to Jimmie Johnson, though I'd suspect Johnson would to Junior. All bets would be off if SHR's Kevin Harvick and Tony Stewart were battling 1-2 on the final lap. As the final lap played at the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond, the question racing through our minds was "Will he or won't he?" Carl Edwards knocked teammate and leader Kyle Busch loose, and took the checkered flag. This is one reason why NASCAR has it over Formula One (see Rubens Barrichell ...

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NASCAR Odds: Toyota Owners 400

NASCAR continues its short track series with a run at Richmond International Raceway. The NASCAR odds for the Toyota Owners 400 show things tightening things up atop the NASCAR leaderboard. (more…) ...

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