TRACK POSITION IS EVERYTHING

“We learned our lesson last week. Track position is everything,” said Greg Erwin.Those accurate words spoken by Greg Biffle’s crew chief described Sunday’s Pocono NASCAR Cup Series race and the general state of the tour as well. More often than not being out in front of the field on a late race restart means more than four fresh tires or any chassis adjustments for a better handling racer.Regardless whether a COT car or the previous generation’s ‘twisted siste ...

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NASCAR STARS DISCUSS SPORT (VIDEO)

We already linked to SI.com's roundtable discussion between Lars Anderson and drivers Kevin Harvick, Denny Hamlin, Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Greg Biffle. Because it is so rare that five stars like this get together in one room for a single interview, we thought you might like to see video of NASCAR's top stars discussing the state of the sport.   NASCAR stars discuss state of the sport (SI.com) ...

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HAMLIN WINS WILD RACE AT POCONO; HARVICK AND LOGANO FEUD

LONG POND, Pa. _ At the beginning of the 2010 season, NASCAR vowed to let the drivers police themselves and the ‘Have at it, boys’ mentality was born. Since that revelation, a feud has erupted nearly every week in the NASCAR garage and this weekend’s race at Pocono Raceway was no different. As Denny Hamlin cruised to his fourth victory of the season and fourth win at Pocono, the fireworks were heating up on pit road. Following an incident that set up a green-white-checkered fin ...

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