BRAD KESELOWSKI: UNREFINED, UNLEASHED, UNCONQUERED
Sunday night, somewhere around Homestead, where the barley pop was flowing like a swollen heartland river, the strains of this refrain courtesy of Garth Brooks mu... more
ANTICIPATION, EXPECTATIONS SURROUND BRISTOL
The title may belong to the Daytona 500, but for many fans, there was a time when the second race at Bristol was the “Great American Race.” Is there anything... more
A ROAD COURSE FIGURES INTO THE CHASE RACE
More than once you will hear a NASCAR fan opine that there should be a road course included in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase schedule. You can count yours truly amo... more
NASCAR MYTHBUSTING: DRIVERS AREN’T ATHLETES
An oft-heard definition of NASCAR? “Non-Athletic Sport Centered Around Rednecks.” If you’ve followed the sport more than two months, you’ve... more
FOR A 5 TIME CHAMP, NO HORSESHOE IS REQUIRED
Domination. It is in part defined as the exercise of control or power. Jimmie Johnson and Chad Knaus and the 48 displayed a powerful visual demonstration of domination ... more
EDWARDS & STEWART NOT BLAMELESS
It’s not what fans always to hear, but it’s true; officials don’t win or lose sporting events, the participants do. Before you start throwing things at... more
GUESS WHO’S COURTING NASCAR HISTORY?
He would be a perfect candidate for What’s My Line? Plain spoken and unassuming, Greg Biffle isn’t even known all that well in his native Pacific Northwest.... more
STEWART VS. JOHNSON: 2012′s TITLE BOUT?
It was almost like watching Richard Petty vs. David Pearson. Lap after lap, the second place driver stalks the leader, looking for a bobble, a slide, a slip to pounce u... more
WHAT IS THE NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES?
It’s not the first time the question has been asked, but lacking a satisfactory answer, it seems worth another go. Yes, I know they race with a slightly different... more
SONGS AS NASCAR AWARDS- 2011 EDITION
We have our music awards; we have our NASCAR awards. What if we put both together? Here’s the 2011 Edition of “The Lefties,” from you lefty blogger and ... more