ADVOCARE 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway NASCAR Prerace Notes

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This week NASCAR is at the Atlanta Motor Speedway for the ADVOCARE 500. This high speed 1.5 mile per hour track is a driver and fan favorite. The surface is old and rough. Tire management is key to winning this […]


Kasey Kahne is Ready to Roll Right into the NASCAR Chase at Atlanta

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Last week Kasey Kahne drove his way into the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup at Bristol Motor Speedway. He was careful and finished the race second but more importantly Kahne drove his way into the chase. This week Kasey […]


Was it Bumper Time for Kasey Kahne at Bristol Motor Speedway?

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On Saturday Night at the end of the NASCAR Sprint Cup IRWIN Tools Night race at Bristol Motor Speedway, Kasey Kahne had the fastest car.  He and his crew did exactly what they were supposed to.  He just couldn’t pass […]


IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway NASCAR Prerace Notes

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This week NASCAR is at the Bull Ring of Bristol Motor Speedway for the IRWIN Tools Night Race. This high speed short track race is a favorite of many fans. In fact it is one of those tracks that are […]


Kurt Busch and Kyle Busch, Brother Against Brother at Bristol

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Last week NASCAR was at the wide open Michigan International Speedway. Kurt Busch didn’t win but he came in a solid third moving him into the top ten, continuing his momentum to move him into the Chase. This week NASCAR […]


Dale Earnhardt Jr., Oh for Want of a Win

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When NASCAR introduced the new point system for the Chase for the Sprint Cup the idea was twofold. The first was to make it easier for the fans to follow along during races. The idea was simple. If you finish […]


Joey Logano Wins, Puts Himself in Contention for the NASCAR Chase

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The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series was at Michigan International Speedway for the annual Michigan 400. Joey Logano started the race from the pole, and his No. 22 Shell Pennzoil Ford team was able to keep up on pit strategy and […]


Kurt Busch Drives his way into the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup

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Kurt Busch, driving for the single car NASCAR team of Furniture Row Racing out of Denver Colorado, started on the outside pole at Michigan International Speedway. He was able to get the lead from Joey Logano, the pole sitter on […]


Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway NASCAR Prerace Notes

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This week NASCAR is at the Michigan International Speedway for the Pure Michigan 400. This speedway is one of the fastest nonrestrictor plate Sprint Cup Series tracks. Michigan is known for some wide open racing on a two mile wide […]


Joey Logano Sets yet Another Track Record Gets the Pole at Michigan

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Joey Logano breaks Marcos Ambrose’s track record from June of 2012 and wins the NASCAR Coors Light Pole Award at Michigan International Speedway. He will lead the field to green on Sunday. In the one and only practice session, Joey […]


Greg Biffle goes for Three in a Row at Michigan International Speedway

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Last week NASCAR Sprint Cup Series was at the last road course of the season, Watkins Glen International. Greg Biffle, who is not known as a road course racer, driving the No. 16 3M Ford, finished an ironic 16th. He […]


Can Jeff Gordon get in the Chase?

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Last year at this time Jeff Gordon was 59 points out of tenth place for the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup after a 21st place finish at Watkins Glen International. This year Jeff is only 15 points out of […]