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Geico 500 – Dale Earnhardt Jr. Winning at Talladega is Always Special

Posted on 4 May, 2015, by in Other Sport

Talladega is loud, but it’s always louder when Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins a race there, claiming his first victory of the season at the Geico 500, his sixth overall at the track but his first in over a decade. More

Kobalt 400 – Kevin Harvick Starts Defending His Title

Posted on 9 Mar, 2015, by in Other Sport

For the first time in his career, Kevin Harvick wins at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, making it his first victory of the 2015 Sprint Cup Series, giving the NASCAR champion the lead in the standings, finishing ahead of Martin Truex Jr. and Ryan Newman. More

Honor QuikTrip 500 – Jimmie Johnson is Just Getting Started

Posted on 2 Mar, 2015, by in Other Sport

It didn’t take Jimmie Johnson too long to pick his first win of the 2015 NASCAR season, following his fifth place finish in Daytona with winning his 71st career race in Atlanta at the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, which puts him in second place behind Joey Logano and one of the four drivers so far with two top 5 finishes to kick off the season. More

Daytona 500 – Joey Logano On Top of a Very Boring Race

Posted on 23 Feb, 2015, by in Other Sport

For one day everyone forgot about all the off-track drama engulfing NASCAR as Joey Logano blew everyone away with a dominant win at the Daytona 500, but the race also happened to be one of the more anticlimactic we’ve seen in recent years. More

Tony Stewart Won’t & Shouldn’t Be Racing Anytime Soon

Posted on 15 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

For the second straight week, Tony Stewart is pulling out of a NASCAR race following the death of Kevin Ward Jr. a week ago, as the three-time Sprint Cup Champion ran into the driver of the sprint car. For all the parties concerned, it’s a good thing Stewart is staying away from the wheel for now. More

AJ Allmendinger Wins at Watkins Glen – No One Cared About the Race

Posted on 11 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

While the spotlight was on AJ Allmendinger, winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup race for the first time in his career, the atmosphere and thoughts at Watkins Glen focused on the death of Kevin Ward Jr. and the absence of Tony Stewart, who changes his mind and decided not to take part of the race so shortly after the tragic accident that took a man’s life. More

Tony Stewart Runs Over & Kills Kevin Ward in Sprint Cup Racing Tragedy

Posted on 10 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

Tragedy struck on the race track of a sprint car race at Canandaigua Motorsports Park, as NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, a 3-time champion, hit and killed Kevin Ward Jr. who stepped out of his car in order to confront him for a collision in the previous lap. More

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins at Pocono – Feeling Like It’s The Year

Posted on 4 Aug, 2014, by in Other Sport

Completing the sweep at Pocono with a win of the 400 is nice, but the big thing about Dale Earnhardt Jr. picking up his third win of the 2014 Sprint Car race is him getting closer to entering the chase in the lead, with his first NASCAR title, finally, looking a more realistic possibility than it ever was. More

Carl Edwards Wins at Sonoma – Giving Someone Else a Shot

Posted on 23 Jun, 2014, by in Other Sport

It almost ended badly for Carl Edwards but the Roush Fenway Racing managed to hang on at the Toyota/Save Mart 350 to claim his second victory of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, finishing just ahead of Jeff Gordon and breaking the streak Hendrick Motorsports had going when heading into Sonoma. More

Jimmie Johnson Wins at Michigan – Starting to Take Over

Posted on 16 Jun, 2014, by in Other Sport

It’s becoming a familiar sight to see Jimmie Johnson sprayed with some bubbly after winning his third out of the last four races, finishing first in Michigan for the first time in his career, slightly edging Kevin Harvick to take the Quicken Loans 400 and make it another great day for Hendrick Motorsports and Chevrolet. More