MAYFIELD’S WIFE TAKES OVER NO. 41 CAR

Husband suspended from work? Sorry, lady. You're both out of luck. Unless he owns a Cup team. Then you get his job until he comes back. Somewhere in Washington Hillary Clinton is punching the hell out of a wall right now. On Wednesday, ownership of the No. 41 team was transferred from Jeremy Mayfield to wife Shana Mayfield. Shana Mayfield said that her husband will be present at the shop, which "will be run the way he wants it to be run." Owner/driver Jeremy Mayfield was suspended o ...

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DANICA WATCH: GOT MILK?

Is she coming to NASCAR? Will she stay in the IRL? We promise to stay all over Danica Patrick until she makes her decision. In Indianapolis 500 qualifying, Danica Patrick currently sits in row four, 10th position, with a speed of 222.882 mph. While Patrick was qualifying, team owner Michael Andretti was overheard on the radio telling her to “use all the tools.” (No matter what the situation, when a man tells a woman, “…use all the tools,” it can’t sound an ...

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NASCAR DRUG CZAR DISMISSES MAYFIELD’S ALLERGY CLAIM

On Saturday NASCAR suspended Jeremy Mayfield for violating its substance abuse policy. Mayfield immediately rolled out the old "prescribed medicine" defense, saying, "I believe that the combination of a prescribed medicine and an over-the-counter medicine reacted together and resulted in a positive drug test." On Sunday NASCAR fired back with a "liar, liar, pants on fire" response. NASCAR drug-test administrator Dr. David Black told USA Today, "What we have ...

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DANICA WATCH: A VERY INFLUENTIAL FIGURE

Is she coming to NASCAR? Will she stay in the IRL? We promise to stay all over Danica Patrick until she makes her decision. Everyone these days has an opinion about Patrick’s possible jump to NASCAR. Driver/stuntman Stanton Barrett, who performed an opposite jump to IndyCar, had this to say in a recent Sports Illustrated article:"It's more of what you do risk if it doesn't work out. It depends on what team you deal with. It's always wise to run some just to get the experience in th ...

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