Redemption for Kurt Busch

Before I get into the weekend of racing, let’s start by wishing the best for the family of Steve Byrnes, the NASCAR commentator/reporter/anchor for many years. Steve passed away from cancer last week and everyone who is involved in NASCAR from media to competitors to fans, know what a class act Steve was. Our prayers are with his family. What a year it has been for Kurt Busch. He has gone from being suspended for allegations of domestic abuse to being reinstated and winning a race and being in the…

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A “Redemptive” Richmond Win? Hardly.

Despite what NASCAR TV announcers might want you to believe, this was not a “redemptive” event for Mr. Kurt Busch. Oh, but you say how good it was for him to win. Yes, it was. But, winning a single race does not negate anything in the past in Kurt’s personal life.

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It Was Bristol, Baby!

For most of the night, it sure looked like it was going to be a different winner in the long-delayed Bristol spring race—which was supposed to be a day race. The real winners of the race were Jeff Gordon’s kids giving the starting command. I’ll take that over and Hollywood star’s fake over the top command.

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NBC Sports Network Lines Up NASCAR Programming for 2015

NBC Sports welcomed three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion crew chief Ray Evernham and seasoned broadcaster Ralph Sheheen to its growing lineup of motor sports experts. Evernham and Sheheen will handle coverage of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour Events on NBCSN. The announcement was made today by Jeff Behnke, Vice President of NASCAR Production for NBC Sports and NBCSN.

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Enfinger Wins Third Straight at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway

A near perfect day brought a near perfect race for Grant Enfinger in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards in the Troop Aid 200 Saturday from Fairgrounds Speedway in Nashville, TN. The Fairhope, Ala.-driver started in the back of the field but still led the most laps (90) and won his third consecutive ARCA Racing Series event. He has started the season with three straight wins two years in a row, becoming the first driver in ARCA history to win the first three races of the season in consecutive…

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