The Week Before Daytona…

The week will be full of racing ahead of the Daytona 500. At some point. Rain is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday, which could postpone the Duels to Friday. The chance for rain on Thursday evening drops to 20%, so the Air Titans can spend some quality time drying the track. The Duels are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. ET. No more afternoon racing, which I miss. The Sunday forecast is looking good so there shouldn’t be any issues getting the race in. So what did we learn on…

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Chase Elliott, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Give Chevrolet Front Row for 59th Running of the Daytona 500

Fifth Consecutive Pole for Chevrolet in the Great American Race DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 19, 2017) – For the second consecutive year, Chase Elliot put the No. 24 NAPA Chevrolet SS on the pole for the season-opening Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, Daytona 500.  With a lap of 46.663 seconds/192.872 mph, the 2016 Cup Series Rookie-of-the-Year, claimed his third career pole. In his return to competition after missing 18 races in 2016 recovering from symptoms of a concussion, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. qualified the No. 88 Nationwide Chevrolet SS in the second…

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Logano Wins as Chase Field Trims to Eight

This was not your typical Talladega race. There was no really big accident and the leader was, well the leader. Passing was at a premium at the front of the field so when a strong car got out front, he pretty much stayed out front.

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