The Southern 500 Was A Tape Measure Blast

In a world where a big event seldom lives up to the hype, the Southern 500 at Darlington was blast to the deepest bleachers. "He hit that ball right on the sweet spot of the bat......" The Southern 500 was a driver's race. The contenders had to race their hearts out and the pretenders just got left behind- no blind squirrel winners here. It was interesting to watch line selection throughout the race and the nose-to-tale chasing at break neck speeds. The new, low downforce package is tw ...

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NASCAR Recap: Southern 500

[caption id="attachment_686290" align="aligncenter" width="520"] Courtesy: https://twitter.com/ToyotaRacing[/caption] Talk about making the most of a moment. NASCAR had the national spotlight on a Sunday night in September and knocked it out of the park. Here’s a look at winners and losers in this NASCAR recap of Sunday night’s Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. (more…) ...

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NASCAR Odds: Bojangles Southern 500

NASCAR fans have never been so excited for the end of summer. Odds are out for the Bojangles Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, and some of the biggest names in the sport might have reason to pause at the track too tough to tame. (more…) ...

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Southern 500 At Darlington In September: That’s More Like It

  Every sport has its hallowed grounds. Darlington is to NASCAR, what the Boston Garden is to the NBA, Soldier Field to the NFL, and Wrigley Field is to MLB. NASCAR's first super speedway deserves a special date, and thank you Lord, Labor Day weekend racing is back with the return of the real Southern 500. There's nothing like thing, baby. Well, at least its closer to it anyway. One can understand the desire to grow a sport, but much like baseball, NASCAR has a rich tradition that ...

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2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Schedule Marks Return of Fan Favorite

  Special days call for special races. For the birth of the NASCAR season and the celebration of our nation's genesis, fans celebrate at the birthplace of speed- Daytona International Speedway for both occasions. NASCAR's longest race is run Memorial Day weekend at NASCAR Central, Charlotte Motor Speedway. For Labor Day weekend- the celebration of the rugged American workers who build this country- NASCAR returns to the track too tough to tame, Darlington, home to the Southern 500. ...

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