KyBu And Truex Are Favored At The Roval

This week all the NASCAR race teams get a “home race”. That is to say that most of the Cup teams are based in the Charlotte greater metropolitan area, therefore this is a home game to most! While most of you are reading this post I am busy driving to Fresno, CA Weds. This weekend…

It is Evenly Divided At Bristol

This week NASCAR rolls back up northeast on I-81 to the tri-cities area of Tennessee/Virginia, more specifically to “The World’s Fastest Half Mile”, aka Bristol Motor Speedway! This week, the last race in the 2nd segment has an interesting thing going on! There is not a clear cut favorite this week! No not at all….

Hamlin Is The One At Michigan

This week the NASCAR haulers return for the second race in the Irish Hills of Michigan, at the Michigan International Speedway. The NASCAR season is in its final throngs prior to cranking up the playoffs. This is the time of the season where, each Sunday the pretenders and the contenders get weeded out. It is…

Kathy To The Top Of The Leaderboard

Kevin Harvick sewed up his long-awaited first Monster Energy Series win of the season Sunday, benefiting from a bold pit strategy move and holding back Denny Hamlin’s last-lap charge at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Harvick led 41 of the 301 laps in the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301, his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford holding an…

The Numbers Dude Holds On To A Slim Lead

As the dark clouds and lightning descended upon Daytona International Speedway Sunday afternoon, Justin Haley climbed out of his No. 77 Spire Motorsports Chevrolet feeling like it was perhaps divine intervention. He was first on the scoreboard at the time Sunday’s Coke Zero Sugar 400 was red-flagged for lightning 33 laps short of the intended…

Not Nearly As Crowded At The Top Of The Totem Pole

With a dominating performance at a track he has learned to love, Kyle Busch cruised to his fourth Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season in Sunday’s Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway. Busch led a race-high 79 of 160 laps — including the final 21 after a cycle of green-flag pit stops —…

The Lemonade Lefty Takes The Prize

At the end of a thrilling victory in Saturday night’s Digital Ally 400 at Kansas Speedway, race winner Brad Keselowski’s first thoughts sped to the truck owner who helped further his career. “I just want to dedicate this win to Mike Mittler,” Keselowski said of the man for whom he drove for two NASCAR Gander…

Bowyer Is The Choice At Dover

This week, as the warmer temperatures beginning to heat up this country, NASCAR heads back northeast on I-95, once again, this time stopping at “The Monster Mile”, aka Dover International Speedway, in Dover, DE, for the weekend. All three of NASCAR’s top touring series, NGOTS, NXS , and MENCS will be racing at this high…

The Lemonade Lefty Stretches Out Her Lead

Chase Elliott seized the lead in the GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway during a four-lap shootout to the finish and took the checkered flag under caution after Kyle Larson barrel-rolled behind him.  Elliott’s victory broke a Chevrolet drought in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series dating to last October at Kansas Speedway and broke a seven-race…

The Sheriff Is Still In Charge

Denny Hamlin powered to his second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season Sunday, recovering from two pit-road penalties to win at Texas Motor Speedway. Hamlin rallied after a pair of pit-road penalties — one for speeding, another for an uncontrolled tire — to lead 45 of the 334 laps in the Joe…