ATTENDANCE DECLINE STUMPS NASCAR

I am used to the sight of empty grandstand sections in Fontana, California. Unsold tickets in Atlanta exist for every race. However the eye-popping available seats in Bristol, Tennessee caused both eyebrows to rise.This has been going on for a while. Ten years ago seats were held year to year and tickets to some venues were impossible to get. Renewal forms were sent to customers upon a race’s conclusion, a year in advance of the next event. Tracks were sold out on a regular basis. New gran ...

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KAHNE GOES FROM THE KING TO THE EMPEROR

On a day in which Kelly Bires’ release from JR Motorsports dominated the morning Twitter feeds of those in the NASCAR circle, the tone of the conversation took a dramatic turn with the news that Kasey Kahne had signed a multi-year deal with Hendrick Motorsports. The most lucrative free agent on the NASCAR market, it was no surprise Kahne would be leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of the 2010 season. What surprised almost everyone in NASCAR was that the 30-year-old signed the dea ...

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LOL RACE PICS: KYLE GOES TO WALLEY WORLD

Remember that time Kyle Busch said, "We're ten hours from the f$#%ing fun park and you want to bail out. Well I'll tell you something. This is no longer a vacation. It's a quest. It's a quest for fun. I'm gonna have fun and you're gonna have fun. We're all gonna have so much f$#%ing fun we'll need plastic surgeory to remove our smiles. You'll be whistling 'Zip-A-Dee Doo-Dah' out of you're a##holes! I gotta be crazy! I'm on a pilgrimage to see a moose. Praise Marty Moose!"OK, ...

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KAHNE TO HENDRICK

ESPN is reporting that Kasey Kahne will drive for Hendrick Motorsports in 2011. According to Marty Smith, the details are still being worked out and it is unknown which car Kahne will drive. Either he or Mark Martin could be shuffled to the Stewart-Haas team, which is a Hendrick satellite. Kahne is in his final year with Richard Petty Motorsports, whose business operations currently resemble those of Greece. Update: AP reports Kahne will move to Hendrick in 2012 and details for next season ar ...

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CLASSIC ARCA DRIVER FLYING KICK FIGHT

 An oldie, but a goody, this happened at an ARCA race in 2006 at Toledo Speedway. Michael Simko is the guy who does the Chuck Norris impression, complete with flying kick. Don St. Denis is the guy who eventually punches back. You know things are out of control when Michael Waltrip is the voice of reason.Dog poops on field during minor-league baseball game (YouTube)Gang smuggles cocaine during South American truck rally (Fox Sports)Official April Fool's Day apology from Tiger Woods Eddie Gos ...

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