1. Stewart and Montoya, It all Started With Qualifying At P.I.R.

    "Stewart and Montoya, It all Started at P.I.R." Please don't take this seriously. I just recently attended the Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway and since Nascar is idle until ...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 334 reads 3 comments

  2. Fred Lorenzen and Jimmie Johnson

    BACK IN THE DAY When I was first exposed to the sport of Nascar racing, Fred Lorenzen was a Northern driver from Elmhurst, IL. He had Hollywood looks and could drive a race car...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 320 reads 8 comments

  3. Please Nascar, We Want The "SLINGSHOT" And The "SPOILER" Back!

    BACK IN THE DAY In the 60's, drivers discovered that they could run close behind another car and when the moment was right, they could swing out and use the "SLINGSHOT" to pass the car in front...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 319 reads 4 comments

  4. "The COT, IROC, NASCAR and THE WING!"

    After watching The AMP 50 (not a misprint) at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, Nascar has TOTALLY lost control of the Sprint Cup Series. I have been to over 20 races at the 2...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 283 reads 4 comments

  5. FORD RACING FR9 ENGINE SET FOR 'DEGA DEBUT

    Ford Racing has just announced that David Ragan and Matt Kenseth will have the Ford FR9 racing engine in their cars for the Amp Energy 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. I would assume that Jack Roush chose who would get to race with the new engine...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 542 reads 12 comments

  6. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Has A Problem!

    I was hoping that I didn't have to write a negative story about a NASCAR driver. I've been toe to toe with the very best over the past 49 years and after talking to a former NASCAR Grand National ...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 143 reads 10 comments

  7. Cheat'n In Nascar: 70's Style

    BACK IN THE DAY I call it cheating, but BACK IN THE DAY it was called USING the rule book or BENDING the rules. The year was 1974 and Nascar decided to choke the Hemi motors with a restrictor plate...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 1,902 reads 18 comments

  8. Talladega Used To Be Dale Earnhardt Jr's "HOUSE"

    Yes, I know there is still Martinsville to race on Sunday, but Dale Earnhardt, Jr. has never won there. He has a second place finish in 2006 to YOU KNOW WHO, Jimmie Johnson. Jr. Nation Fans, Get Ready! Dale Jr...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 364 reads 2 comments

  9. A Mulligan At Talladega? Jimmie and Chad Could Have "ONE"

    After a dominating performance at the track that used to be known as "Jimmie's House". The race to the Chase has given Nascar fan's something they DID NOT want...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 50 reads 4 comments

  10. If Earnhardt Jr Never Win's Another Race, He'll Still Have His Fan's!

    Frustrated, you bet he is. Dale Earnhardt, Jr. has the BEST race cars in the business right now, but he can't run with his teammates, Jimmy, Jeff and Mark. If you look at Jr's accomplishments, they came before Nascar introduced the Car of Tomorrow...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 187 reads 5 comments

  11. Rex White and NASCAR'S HOF: Snubbed Again!

    I just watched the Induction Ceremonies for the Nascar Hall Of Fame and the First requirement for drivers was that they HAD to have at least 10 Years of driving in the sport! Poor ole Rex White, SCREWED again...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 209 reads 6 comments

  12. NASCAR and DEBRIS: Should A Plastic Water Bottle Cause A Caution Flag?

    First, I would like to say that I have Chronic Back Pain and take some pretty strong medications EVERY day...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 634 reads 2 comments

  13. When's The Last Time Only 12 Cars Started A Nascar Race?

    Here we are in October and the Chase is starting to Heat Up! A recent incident, normally called "That's Racing" has escalated into a battle of words between Denny "Hot Head"  Hamlin and Brad "The Idiot" Keselowski...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 117 reads 4 comments

  14. Does The International Motorsports Hall Of Fame Owe Someone? You Bet They Do!

    BACK IN THE DAY First, I would like to thank Kristi, Marlisa and Andrew at Talladega Superspeedway for faxing me a list of the nominees for the 2010 induction into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 115 reads 0 comments

  15. Plymouth's Last Win In Nascar!

    BACK IN THE DAY Everyone knows that Richard Petty won more races for Plymouth in the famous car #43 painted Petty blue than any other driver. What most Nascar fan's don't know is that Petty did NOT get Plymouth's last Nascar win...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 556 reads 0 comments

  16. The First Smokey Yunick Chevelle

    BACK IN THE DAY First, please let me say that the picture shown in this article is NOT the first of the two 1967 Chevelle's built by the Legendary Smokey Yunick. It is the second car and it's story will be told later...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 2,943 reads 6 comments

  17. 1960 Nascar Grand National Champion Rex White

    BACK IN THE DAY As a long time fan and participate of Nascar's top series, I have to wonder what all of the Old School NASCAR fans are thinking about the many changes that they and I have seen over the years...

    William Corley Written by William Corley about 5 years ago 1,022 reads 5 comments