One Veteran Driver- Kurt Busch- Will Be Back

Many of NASCAR's old guard- either for health or for sponsorship reasons- have been forced to the sidelines. One former champion- Kurt Busch- will be back for the 2018 season. Not only will the 2004 champion return for another season of racing, he will be doing so in the 41 car he has piloted since 2014. Kurt Busch appeared to have his career placed in limbo when Stewart-Haas Racing announced they would not have his contract renewed last summer. All along, both SHR and the 38-year old Day ...

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The Clock Strikes Twelve For Danica Patrick

Few didn't see it coming, and now it's official: Danica Patrick won't be back with Stewart-Haas Racing in 2018. It's no one thing, it's a lot of things. Sponsorship is the publicly stated issue. After all, there's more than a couple of really good drivers struggling to find someone for support. Former champion and perennial contender Matt Kenseth is looking for a ride, and you know sponsorship dollars are a part of it. What will shake out of Smithfield Foods leaving Richard Petty for Stew ...

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Progress In The Long Road Back For Dale Earnhardt Jr

For those who say Dale Earnhardt Jr is finished and should just hang it up, stop. Such proclamations are grossly premature. The 2017 campaign is just seven races old, and we've seen evidence that NASCAR's most popular driver is coming back around. You don't take a half a season off without it having an effect on your conditioning, and your competitive edge. The serious fan already knows this, and Earnhardt pointed this out: stepping away from motorsports is no different than stepping away ...

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