So you want to be a NASCAR Cup Champion?

So if you thought that Jimmie Johnson and crew were going to just race and log laps after winning 6 titles, you have another thing coming. With the race on the line during the long rain-delayed Kansas SpongeBob 400, the 49 team threw caution to the wind, stayed out when others pitted and won a race they had no business winning. That’s the stuff champions are made of.

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Track Trash – Goin’ to Kansas City

I had to use toothpicks to keep my eyes open, but I made it. At least I wasn’t one of the unfortunate fans in the stands that got drenched. Next weekend is a humdinger….the Showdown and All Star races in Charlotte. Both will be on Fox Sports 1.

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Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America 2015

The ride started 21 years ago because a group wanted to ride from California back to North Carolina. They knew they couldn’t take a week off work so they decided to make is for Charity stopping at Children’s hospitals along the way. That lasted for 5 years and now the money goes to Victory Junction Camp with stops still at children’s hospitals to tell the people about the camp. Children attend camp for free so this is one of the ways to fund the camp.

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All Is RIght With The (NASCAR) World… Junior Wins Talladega!

An emotional Dale Earnhardt, Jr. took the checkered flag at Talladega for the 6th time in his career, tying Jeff Gordon for active drivers. Earnhardt ran near the front the entire race, obviously a turn from his attempt last fall where he ran in the back and never got a chance to contend for a win. He led the most laps and in fact, teammates Jimmie Johnson led 50 and Jeff Gordon 47. No other driver led more than 6 laps and that was Tony Stewart, powered by a Hendrick…

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