Food City 500 at Bristol: Will Lightning Strike in Thunder Valley?

Mar 18, 2012 4 Comments

All gambling-related puns aside, did anyone think that Tony Stewart would end up in Victory Lane last weekend in Las Vegas?  With last week’s Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, as the race unfolded, along with other events of the day (Kentucky’s Men’s Basketball team losing and Dale Jr. leading more laps than […]

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Good Sam 500 Revisted: Talladega Let Down

Oct 30, 2011 7 Comments

  Everyone who had been at the Talladega Super Speedway saw a finish in the Good Sam Club 500 last Sunday.  Whether it was a good finish or not depends on who your favorite driver is.  After a late-race caution with only ten laps to go, seven of those final laps remained with the yellow […]

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Coke Zero 400 Preview: Daytona Dancing

Jul 02, 2011 Comments Off on Coke Zero 400 Preview: Daytona Dancing

By Speedglutton As noted sports analyst Dick Vitale would say, “Coast to Coast, Baby!”  This week the NASCAR Sprint Cup moves from the rolling hills of the Sonoma Valley to the beautiful beaches of Daytona, Florida for the Coke Zero 400 (broadcast begins at 4:30 pm EDT on SPEED with NASCAR Raceday, followed by Countdown […]

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Sprint All Star Race: It’s all about the Money (and paybacks)

May 21, 2011 1 Comment

By Speedglutton I’ll start off with an apology, as this week’s NASCAR post with be somewhat abbreviated.  Preparing for the Preakness and the impending End of the World has left me somewhat short on time.  Hopefully, if all doesn’t go according to planned, we’ll all be able to watch the Preakness and then enjoy the […]

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Apr 16, 2011 1 Comment

By Speedglutton Current Update from Talladega: The rains have come and gone and the sun is shining.  Although the tornado sirens blared three times last night, no major damage came to any of the campgrounds around the track.  The only thing that remains right now is the high winds keeping the flags waving straight, and […]

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Reflections on the Subway Fresh Fit 500…Are You Kidding Me?!

Mar 01, 2011 2 Comments

So, Trevor Bayne learned that there’s more to winning a NASCAR race than just teaming up with Jeff Gordon; it’s about a lot more left-hand turns over the course of a 500-mile race, and about how not to run into the wall.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m a little disappointed that Trevor had a tough time […]

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