NASCAR’s TV Ratings Continue Their Fall

There may be openings for the growing number of unemployed presidential campaign workers in the NASCAR spin room. It's kind of amusing that the spin regarding the TV ratings for the Kobalt 400 is that the ratings decrease for the race at Las Vegas was down "slightly" from last year, as compared to the steeper decreases reported for the races at Daytona and Atlanta. While the rating of 4.1 is down "slightly" from 2015, the truth is these are tied with the 2014 and 2010 races the weakest ra ...

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2015 Sprint Cup Grades

Final grades are in. If you see teachers doing backflips around town, many have their exams graded, number submitted and are taking time to enjoy a winter break. Here's a breakdown of some final grades for your favorite Sprint Cup teams this 2015 Sprint Cup season. (more…) ...

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Music As NASCAR Awards- 2015 Edition

Music and sports go hand in glove. What would Rocky III have been without "Eye of The Tiger?" Now that NASCAR has had its awards banquet and the 2016 Grammy nominations have been announced, it seems only fitting that now, All Left Turns gets in on the fun for its annual "Music As NASCAR Awards" for 2015. Heck, we'll even throw in links so you can hear the songs. I think you'll agree we've mined a couple of lesser known nuggets for our esteemed drivers. Let's get this party started..... ...

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NASCAR Recap: NASCAR BANQUET

[caption id="attachment_686602" align="aligncenter" width="520"] Courtesy: twitter.com/JoeGibbsRacing[/caption] NASCAR's elite made the trip to Vegas for the sport's annual awards banquet. In between Drew Carey jokes and Tom Cruise appearances, there were plenty of winners and losers from the last week. Here's a breakdown in this NASCAR recap. (more…) ...

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How Great Is Jeff Gordon? Feast On These Numbers

Performance is a funny thing. Success breeds greater expectations, dominance makes consistency mundane, and impressive details can get lost on a decorated resume. Recently retired racing icon Jeff Gordon hangs up his helmet having amassed a great body of work, evidence to future generations that never saw him on the track will be able to view, and know there were few- if any- better. Let's have a look at the numbers, shall we? If you're as big a stat geek as me, you have to check out this ...

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