No sport changes things around as much as NASCAR. Granted, it’s out of desperation given its plummeting ratings and attendance, but at least it’s doing something.
Is NASCAR doing enough? Many would argue it isn’t. Like a cruise ship or any cross-Atlantic ocean liner, these things don’t pivot fast.
Last season alone provided any observer with myriad ways of suggesting change. Frankly, if there weren’t anything to change, then sports columnists would have few things to write about. The very axis this industry hinges on is coming up with solutions that stand alone as arguments because, let’s face it, no sports columnist has ever affected institutional change.
Such is life.
Read on for some of my suggestions that would greatly improve the 2016 product over 2015.