Nascar At Las Vegas: What Kind of Surprises Await in the Desert This Weekend?

With the surprises the season has had so far this year, one has to wonder what it will be like in Las Vegas this weekend. Will it be a race that is won by someone whose name is hardly ever mentioned? Will it be that someone just “Lucks” into the win (like many said Jimmie …

Nascar At Fontana A/C: Jimmie Johnson Wins the Auto Club 500… (and the Whining Begins)

Let’s see if I’ve got this straight… as long as Jimmie Johnson and the Hendrick teams aren’t running up front, (uh, I mean the Hendrick teams other than Dale Jr), all is right with Nascar once again. Jamie McMurray won the Daytona 500 and Jimmie Johnson finished 35th on a day the #48 team would …

Nascar at Fontana: Will It Be “Just Another Race” In California This Weekend?

    What a difference a year makes… It could be said that in 2009, Jamie McMurray struggled. It wasn’t that he didn’t perform well, it was more that he didn’t finish well. Now, in 2010, he has won the Daytona 500 and has qualified on the pole at Fontana. (Not a bad start to …

Nascar at Daytona February 2010: Once Again, Daytona Doesn’t Disappoint

The always highly anticipated beginning to the Nascar season, “Speed Weeks” at Daytona, once again lived up to all the usual expectations and a whole lot more. The racing was exceptional in all series (including the ARCA series) and I don’t see how anyone could have asked for more.     I just don’t know …

The 2010 Nascar Season; Slightly Larger Restrictor Plates and the Gatorade Duels Yield Some of Daytona’s Best Racing In A Long Time…

   Okay… I admit it. I just may have been wrong. The Gatorade Duels at Daytona proved to be some of the best Nascar racing we’ve seen in a long time and I expected them to be quite a bit different. I expected the racing to be good, but, the part I didn’t expect was …

Nascar at Daytona – 2010: Will the Carnage Continue?

    The Bud Shootout Opens the 2010 Nascar Season and the Gatorade Duels Are Next…   The Budweiser Shootout opened the 2010 Nascar season even though it isn’t a points race and has very little to do with the actual season. In fact I would go so far as to say it won’t tell …

Nascar 2009: Looking Back At Last Season – Part 2

A Quick Review and Thoughts On the 2009 Nascar Season   Part 2  TAKE THE LATEST SURVEY (Click the Link)   The 2009 NASCAR season wasn’t without it’s feel good moments and surprises. There were many throughout the year. What follows are some of the high points of the season from this Fan’s View…   …

Nascar 2009: Looking Back at Last Season – Part 1

  A Quick Review and Thoughts On the 2009 Nascar Season   TAKE THE SURVEY Part 1   Before we move into the 2010 NASCAR season, I’d like to take a quick review of the 2009 season. Although I know there will be those that disagree with me, overall, I think the 2009 NASCAR season …