NASCAR Odds: Axalta 400

NASCAR's "Tricky Triangle" will present problems for more than just Sprint Cup drivers this weekend. The NASCAR odds are out for Sunday's Axalta 400, and while there is a familiar name at the top, there are reasons to believe a long shot may find his way to Victory Lane Sunday. (more...) ...

//more

Tim Richmond: Smarter Than The Tricky Triangle

  Jimmie Johnson's 10th victory at Dover is the latest example of how a driver can master a track. In the same way that Dale Earnhardt owned Talladega, and Darrell Waltrip owned Bristol, Tim Richmond owned Pocono Raceway. In a career cut short by his infection with HIV and death at the hands of the AIDS virus, Tim Richmond reeled off four victories in a four year span at the track known popularly as the "tricky triangle." He swept the twin 1986 stops at Long Pond, Pennsylvania, an ...

//more

NASCAR Driver Council: Sounds Good, But……

  So NASCAR has formed a driver's council, what a novel idea. Let's hear from those who actually drive the darn cars, and are actually pretty good at it.  Sometimes I think Captain Obvious is a silent partner at NASCAR. We're talking about an idea that a good 40 years overdue; however, the development begs one critical question: What difference will it make? Will driver input bring desperately needed changes to the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, or is this another ...

//more

NASCAR Odds: FedEx 400

So maybe there is a reason to run the rest of the 2015 Sprint Cup season... After weeks of Kevin Harvick owning the throne as race favorite, there is a new name sharing the space with Harvick for Sunday's FedEx 400 and Dover International Speedway. (more...) ...

//more

Ralph Earnhardt: The Original Racer’s Racer

  Legends often have a way of taking on a life of their own. If the story is not carefully recorded, a Mickey Rooney can become a Paul Bunyan. The way the Dale Earnhardt story is told, one could sometimes get the impression that The Intimidator was somehow discovered out of nowhere and struggled his way to the top to become racing royalty. While his beginnings were humble, while he earned his place in the hallowed halls of NASCAR, the Earnhardt name was not unfamiliar to racing enthu ...

//more
1 2 3 4 5 492