The Rolex at Daytona and Brian France

The Rolex 24 at Daytona is my own personal start to the racing season. That race gets me reignited for the coming NASCAR season. I truly enjoy seeing guys that I rarely hear about racing around Daytona for 24 hours. This year, there won’t be any NASCAR drivers in the mix, but there will be plenty of IRL drivers. If you’ve never watched, I highly recommend it.

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The Post-NASCAR Cup Banquet Hangover

So the banquet has been held. Checks handed out. Trophies given. Awards given. Kudos given. Drivers retired. And now the off-season begins and Silly Season continues.

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Martin Truex, Jr. Dominates at Las Vegas

For a while, it looked like Martin Truex, Jr. wasn’t going to be able to fulfill the dream of winning the 2 stages and then the race. He clearly had one of the best cars on the track but a late caution allowed polesitter Brad Keselowski to track Truex down and take over the lead. And that looked like all she wrote folks, Ford was going to win it’s 3rd race and Special K his second. But then a funny thing happened. Something broke on the 2 car and Truex…

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NASCAR Announces Nominees For NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2018, Landmark Award

Allison, Farmer, Gibbs, Labonte, Penske New To Ballot; France, Hawkins Join Landmark List DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 8, 2017) — NASCAR today announced the 20 nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018, as well as the five nominees for the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR. Each name made an indelible mark on the sport, whether from behind the wheel or atop a pit box … or even from inside a broadcast booth. After long careers that have helped shape NASCAR, all are now one step closer…

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Kurt Busch Wins a Very Odd 2017 Daytona 500

The weekend saw a lot of yellow and red flags through all 3 series of racing. The Camping World truck race saw Kraz Gala bested the field in a crash filled race. The Xfinity series saw Ryan Reed hold off Kasey Kahne and Austin Dillon in another crash filled marathon. So by the time Sunday rolled around, those of us numb from watching so many hours of racing already were hoping the Monster drivers would be the consummate professionals they are. The best of the best. And they did for…

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