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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What Will Happen At Phoenix?

The intensity in the NASCAR garage is at an all-time high as eight contenders race to become the final four in the season finale at Homestead. Speculation runs amok as to what may occur Sunday Phoenix International Raceway as the pressure to perform has more than once led to boiled over emotions at race's end in recent weeks. Can winless drivers Matt Kenseth and Ryan Newman remove the goose eggs from their victory columns, will bad boy du jour Brad Keselowski meet up with a stray fender and ...

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Erratic Ethics Blur The Lines Of Acceptable Race Conduct

  What separates aggressive driving from dirty driving in motorsports? If I'm going for a win, is it acceptable to tap the driver in front of me? It depends on who you ask. Last week at Martinsville, NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon says things would have been interesting if he had caught race winner Dale Earnhardt Jr. "“I would have moved him, for sure. There’s no doubt in my mind. Everybody who is out there racing has to weigh risk versus reward. For me, to win this race is worth takin ...

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Who Has The Inside Track For 2014′s Final Four?

It's 32 down and four to go for the 2014 campaign. Who has the inside track for the season's final four races? The field of eight includes three former champions, three drivers who just missed winning it all in recent years, and all have what it takes to launch a final rush to win the Chase. Each one has in their one way, whether through winning, or by putting together a recent run of success. A closer look at each competitor reveals some interesting findings. One Chase favorite has a tot ...

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Nascar Recap: Geico 500

[caption id="attachment_685132" align="aligncenter" width="520"] Courtesy: https://twitter.com/talladegasupers[/caption] Nascar got what it wanted. Big names. A big wreck. Big drama at the finish. The path Nascar took to get to this point was a little off kilter; so, here is a breakdown of winners and losers from Talladega in this Nascar recap of the Geico 500. (more...) ...

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