NASCAR’s Best Road Course Racer Ever

Who is NASCAR's best road course racer ever? Marcos Ambrose? He is one of them, but his body of work is too short. Boris Said? If we're talking about perhaps the best road course driving COACH ever, the curly-headed road master gets the nod. Juan Pablo Montoya? He's worthy of consideration, but the criteria applied to Ambrose also applies to JPM. For all their victories, Richard Petty and David Pearson trail the best road course racer NASCAR has ever seen: Jeff Gordon. With nine victories ...

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NASCAR Recap: Toyota/Save Mart 350

[caption id="attachment_686027" align="aligncenter" width="520"] Courtesy: https://twitter.com/ToyotaRacing[/caption] Being wrong is so much fun. Kyle Busch's thrilling win at the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma brought up all sorts of new Chase scenarios. Here's a look at winners and losers from wine country. (more...) ...

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Toyota/Save Mart 350 Win, Lose or Draw

Carl Edwards won a road race. Dale Earnhardt Jr. almost won a road race. Those two sentences alone made for quite a nice Sunday in wine country. Here's a breakdown of those who left happy and hung over. (more...) ...

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AMBROSE’S MISTAKE WAS HEARTBREAKING

Marcos Ambrose was looking pretty good. He led late in the Cup Series race in Sonoma, CA and looked like the only thing that could beat him was himself. He did.Jimmie Johnson was strong which is simply a case of ‘rounding up the usual suspects.’ And during every road course race a solid driver with a road racing background shows his talent. Visions of Cinderella’s shoe fitting an upset winner, or at least a first-time winner, start dancing through fan’s minds.Johnson ...

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AMBROSE’S MISTAKE GIVES JOHNSON THE WIN

As the laps wound down on Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350k at the Infineon Raceway, it appeared the battle for the lead between Marcos Ambrose and Jimmie Johnson was going to be the best we’ve seen in years. Combining to lead 90 of the 110 laps, the two were the strongest cars all afternoon and with a caution coming on Lap 104 of 110, a double-file restart was set to bunch the field up before the run to the checkers. Unexpectedly, Ambrose’s car stopped as the pace car led the fie ...

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