Fearless Forecast For The 2016 Season

In the immortal words of Nick "Goose" Bradshaw from Top Gun, "I feel the need. I feel the need...for speed." While it was frustrating to watch all the wrecking at the end of Saturday's Sprint Unlimited, it was good to have racing again. The 2016 season is a completely unwritten chapter of NASCAR history, and in today's competitive climate, virtually anything is possible. Half the fun is seeing if things play out the way you think they will. Although I will be proven famously wrong on some ...

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2015 Sprint Unlimited: Love & Racing

  Oh the irony: after all the attention paid to a NASCAR driver and his ex-girlfriend, and NASCAR's most popular driver and his aversion of bling for his long-time girlfriend this off-season, the 2015 campaign's genesis arrives on Valentine's Day. For those of us who have a love for racing, Saturday's Sprint Unlimited- a 75 lap kick-off once known as the Bud Shootout- the event will offer a welcome focus on something other than the private lives of Kurt Busch and Dale Earnhardt Jr. ...

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Harvick Is NASCAR’s “Mr. Clutch”

  Who is Mr. Clutch? He's that guy who can close the deal, the one who gets it done when it is all on the line. Kevin Harvick has been Mr. Clutch in 2o14. Consider the evidence: after winning at Phoenix International Raceway in March, Harvick went on a stretch that left him with a hole to dig out of. Happy was anything but after finishing 41st at Las Vegas, 39th at Bristol, and 36th at Fontana. After finishing seventh at Martinsville, disaster struck again with a 42nd place run at ...

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