FIVE NEW ENGLAND NASCAR STARS

The NASCAR Cup tour visits New Hampshire Motor Speedway this week for the first of two annual dates. It is a big racing weekend for the New England Region. Joining the action will be the Nationwide Series, the Northeast favorite Modified Tour and the Pro Series, which has deep New England roots from the NASCAR North Tour days.Drivers from Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine have ventured into the Deep South to take a crack at the upper levels of NASCAR. He ...

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DRIVING FOR HENDRICK DOESN’T GUARANTEE SUCCESS

Rick Hendrick has had plenty of strong drivers in his stable over the years. Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon and Terry Labonte all have won Cup championships for him. Kasey Kahne is the newest commodity to make a commitment to Hendrick Motorsports. The wins and titles are remembered. But not all drivers who passed through the shops near Charlotte Motor Speedway are remembered for a trophy collection. Some have memories of losses and poor performances. Here are five who often ran in mid-pack. 1. C ...

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