Larson, McDowell, Moffitt: A NASCAR Hat Trick

Can you remember when this has ever happened? In a sport dominated by superteams and crossover competitors, three drivers scored their first victory last weekend. Kyle Larson broke through in the Cup Series and Brett Moffitt scored his first truck series win at Michigan. Journeyman Michael McDowell was a winner at Road America. How cool is that? Interestingly enough, the aforementioned bond is about all the three have in common. A former sprint car stud, Kyle Larson came into NASCAR with ...

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Crash of the Week: ‘He Hit That Wall a Ton’

You want a crash? We give you the mother of all crashes. With Texas looming this Sunday, it's impossible to overlook this mind-bender brought to you by Michael McDowell during qualifying for last year's Samsung 500. Though he did walk away and give a post-crash interview, McDowell reportedly forgot to thank his sponsors.A millisecond before McDowell crushes the outside wall, he can be heard on the radio telling his crew that the car is 'way too tight.' So that explains it! ...

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