DANICA FINALLY RACES

Putting all the hype aside, Danica Patrick climbed into her No. 7 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet on Saturday afternoon and made her stock car debut at Daytona International Speedway. Running the Lucas Oil Slick Mist 200 ARCA Series event, Patrick got firsthand experience running in the draft and banging fenders at over 190 mph. Starting 12th, Patrick took her time getting used to the difficulties of racing in the draft. She was aggressive at times, communicated well with crew chief Tony Eury Jr., saved a ...

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NASCAR SPONSOR KIM KARDASHIAN

Kim Kardashian and beauty supplier Sephora are sponsoring the No. 36 Tommy Baldwin Racing car driven by Mike Bliss during the Feb. 26-28 race weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. That officially makes Kim Kardashian the sexiest sponsor of the 2010 NASCAR season (possibly ever?), and thus worthy of her own All Left Turns gallery. Related links:Krista Voda galleryHeather DeBeaux picsDanica Patrick mega-galleryJolene Van Vugt photosCourtney Sauter: From 'Outback Jack' to NASCAR wifeTop 1 ...

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THE FIVE BEST DAYTONA 500 FINISHES

Ken Squier coined it the “Great American Race.” Common men doing uncommon things. Cars racing closer than you park in the parking lot, in turns steeper than the roof of your house. These are all descriptive phrases that are accurate. The Daytona 500 is the largest race on the NASCAR calendar. The event rivals the Indianapolis 500’s title as the biggest race in the world. Motorsports is always fighting for attention from the mainstream media. Other sports sometimes overshadow st ...

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15 ESSENTIAL NASCAR TWITTER FEEDS

I have discovered that the best way to watch races is with the television on, the sound down, MRN on the radio and my laptop open. The laptop is essential, because it allows me to connect with sources at the track who can tell me what is really going on during the race. Sadly, television coverage often misses big stories. I rely heavily on TweetDeck. TweetDeck is a browser that lets me follow multiple Twitter feeds at once. Whom do I follow? I follow almost everyone who follows my Twitter feed - ...

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MARTINSVILLE SPEEDWAY SNOWED UNDER

With the Midwest and East Coast bracing for Snowpocalypse 2010, I thought it might help our friends in the Eastern half of the country to remember the lighter side of snow. After it has fallen, it can make an already beautiful thing even more beautiful. For example, Martinsville Speedway, after a recent snowfall... That didn't help, did it?Hope you have a good supply of beer, food and beer. Stay warm, folks. ...

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