SHOULD A ROAD COURSE BE IN THE CHASE?

We approach Watkins Glen weekend, the second, and final, road race for the NASCAR Cup Tour. The series has a long history of road racing but always as a minority role in determining the champion. With the current title-deciding format the question is often posed: does a road course race belong in The Chase?Right now 36 points-paying events comprise the season schedule. The initial 26 set the 12 drivers to battle for the championship. Those dozen slug it out in the last 10 races for the coveted s ...

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LOL RACE PICS: TOO SEXY FOR HIS SHIRT

This one speaks for itself... Thanks to LOL Race Pics for burning our retinas. Related links:Never Start and ParkElvis CheeriosRun, Danica, RunThe PledgeBlame GordonJimmie's golden horseshoe and Jeff's recklessness win the dayJimmie pulls Denny asideJunior's beard wincesSilence of the Rocket ManTony Stewart food runDarrell Waltrip bustedAmish Stewart fanStealing Kyle's flagTarget practiceSasquatch Earnhardt Jr.Kyle goes to Walley WorldI'm Tony Stewart ... Ting!Kyle is the new BobDrink respon ...

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TRACK POSITION IS EVERYTHING

“We learned our lesson last week. Track position is everything,” said Greg Erwin.Those accurate words spoken by Greg Biffle’s crew chief described Sunday’s Pocono NASCAR Cup Series race and the general state of the tour as well. More often than not being out in front of the field on a late race restart means more than four fresh tires or any chassis adjustments for a better handling racer.Regardless whether a COT car or the previous generation’s ‘twisted siste ...

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HARD HIT OVERSHADOWS RACE

POCONO, P.A. _ While Greg Biffle was able to score the win on Sunday in Pocono, it was a scary wreck involving Elliott Sadler was the biggest story emerging from the day. The incident showed the success of safety innovations implemented by NASCAR, but also called into question those lacking at the Pocono Raceway. With weather approaching and the laps ticking away, the action on the track heated up and the racing in the middle of the pack began to intensify. As Jeff Gordon and Juan Pablo Montoya ...

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BIFFLE WINS ONE FOR JACK

Team owner Jack Roush may be recovering from this week's plane crash, but Roush Fenway Racing's Greg Biffle gave the 'Cat in the Hat' plenty to smile about Sunday afternoon in Pocono. In a wild and lengthy 500-mile event, Biffle was able to capitalize on a two tire call from crew chief Greg Erwin late in the race to get out front and in clean air when it mattered most. Biffle snaps 64-race skid to win one for recovering Roush (AP) ...

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