Hamlin Salutes JD Gibbs In Victory

  "Dad, I think we ought to sign this guy." These words launched a career that produced a third place finish in the driver's rookie season, top ten finishes in the season standings six more times- including a runner-up finish to Jimmie Johnson in 2010. Denny Hamlin has also earned 25 victories, none more sweet than his victory Sunday at Martinsville Speedway. The win comes on the heels of the announcement that J.D. Gibbs- the man who convinced father Joe to give the Chesterfield, Vir ...

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NASCAR Recap: AAA 500

[caption id="attachment_685748" align="aligncenter" width="520"] Courtesy: https://twitter.com/JoeGibbsRacing/[/caption] One great streak is over. One terrible streak went away as well. So Sprint Cup fans might be surprised to see who the winners and losers were from Sunday's AAA 500 at Martinsville. (more...) ...

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David Ragan: A Movie Script In The Making?

  Imagine you're the precocious son of an old school racer who got a few cups of coffee in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series. Like father, like son- you have the racing bug too. Perhaps a little prematurely, you get a shot at the big time. You show flashes of potential, but all does not always go well. A rough, but respected says you're a "dart without feathers." Over time, you improve a little, and you win the Coke Zero 400 at the birthplace of speed- Daytona International Speedway. ...

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Nascar Overtime

So much for vacation. For many, this felt like one of the longer weeks of the year as many try to recover from the holiday blitz. A million emails, status calls and other mundane activities leave many pondering multiple deadlines and making plans to work through the weekend in a feverish attempt to catch up. For Sprint Cup teams, this week marks the six week countdown to Daytona. Racing actually takes place Valentine's Day. With deadlines approaching, here are three teams likely to be ...

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Nascar New Year’s Resolutions

Sick of turkey, ugly sweaters, strange relatives and waiting in line to see return gifts from those relatives? It's time for Sprint Cup fans to turn the page on one holiday season and think about the final days of 2014. That means resolutions for Sprint Cup fans and teams to start 2015 on the right foot: (more...) ...

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