Hooroo, Marcos Ambrose

  "Hoo roo" ("good-bye") to the maestro of the road course. Racing at Sonoma and Watkins Glen just won't be the same with the departure of Marcos Ambrose back to his native Australia now that the checkered flag has waved for the 2014 campaign. While it's not a gaudy statistical record he leaves behind (5 NNS and 2 NSCS wins), the pride of Launceston, Tasmania will not soon be forgotten for his NASCAR contributions. Watching Ambrose work a track of right and left turns was like Mon ...

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Harvick Is Happy, Happy Happy

  He did it! Kevin "Happy" Harvick- a two-time Busch Series champion- has grabbed the brass ring at NASCAR's highest level.  In his first year of racing for Gene Haas and his good buddy Tony Stewart, the 38-year old Bakersfield, California native did what his boss did just three years ago: winning the season finale race and the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship at the same time. O happy day indeed. It seems fitting that a driver nicknamed "Happy" does so the same year a song of the same ...

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Nascar Recap: Ford EcoBoost 400

  Goodnight, #NASCAR Nation. You're the best. pic.twitter.com/1TNQzmBcWn — #MyChaseNation (@NASCAR) November 17, 2014 Nascar got what it wanted. The Ford EcoBoost 400 provided three hours of nail biting action, one new champion and several developments that will keep Sprint Cup fans talking this off-season. Here's a quick breakdown of winners and losers in this Nascar recap of Sunday's Ford EcoBoost 400. (more...) ...

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Nascar Odds: Ford EcoBoost 400

Four drivers will compete for the Sprint Cup Sunday. In the eyes of oddsmakers, there is one clear favorite. Here's a breakdown of the Nascar odds  for the final race of the 2014 Sprint Cup season. (more...) ...

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Focused On Racing, Not Chasing

Here is a truism: wherever there is more than one, there's racing. The fact there would be auto racing was an eventuality, the moment the second car was made. Competition is hard-wired into our into our guts. Whose car is faster? Which one will hold up longer? Who will contrive the plan that enables them to first finish so they can finish first? These are all things we want to and got to know; otherwise, the speculation will drive us flat nuts. While there's intrigue concerning the matter ...

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