GIVING SOME NASCAR THANKS

In 2010, I am thankful for…Jamie McMurray’s wins in the Daytona 500, the Brickyard 400, and Charlotte’s 500. In a day and age where The Chase is shoved down our throats this team showed that winning races still means something. The Earnhardt-Ganassi group just happened to pick three of the biggest ones of the year to bag.A Tight Championship Battle. I am not a fan of The Chase. But taking the system for what it is and accepting that this is how the crown is decided, it did mak ...

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David Reutimann is Making Some Waves

Bristol and Martinsville, the two shortest tracks on the NASCAR circuit, are challenging under the best of circumstances. That they are the next two on the schedule puts that much more pressure on those teams desperate to remain among the all-important top 35 in points.According to The Charlotte Observer’s David Poole, 39 of the 54 drivers who have made the Chase in its first five years have been among the top 12 after four races. Among the drivers fighting for their top 35 lives after f ...

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