1. Why NASCAR Should Distance Itself from Bowman Gray Stadium

    Bowman Gray Stadium is a venue that commands respect because of the history that has taken place on its racing surface...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 26 days ago 14,883 reads 36 comments

  2. What Are the Implications of Paul Menard's 2014 Sprint Cup Season?

    Paul Menard has been in the game long enough to have experienced the highs and the lows of being a NASCAR driver...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 29 days ago 1,261 reads 1 comments

  3. What Else Could Kurt Busch Race?

    Despite having a mediocre 2014 Sprint Cup season, Kurt Busch has been in the good graces of the motorsports media recently with his attempt at the Memorial Day double, where he managed ...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 1 month ago 1,434 reads 0 comments

  4. Why Josh Wise's Fan Vote Victory Was Good for NASCAR

    Following Friday night's Sprint Showdown at Charlotte, fans from all over were shocked to see a driver who is the epitome of the word "underdog" (or in this case, "under doge ") voted ...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 2 months ago 15,116 reads 15 comments

  5. Is Penske the New Top Ford Team in NASCAR?

    Considering that Jack Roush is synonymous with Ford, it is strange to see that his empire in stock car racing isn't what it once was. Look at how things were 10 years ago. Mark Martin still piloted the iconic No...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 2 months ago 971 reads 1 comments

  6. 1-on-1 with Parker Kligerman

    Connecticut native Parker Kligerman burst onto the NASCAR scene in 2009 when he qualified on the pole in his Nationwide Series debut at Kansas while driving for Penske Racing...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 3 months ago 741 reads 0 comments

  7. Are Tony Stewart's Days as a Contender Over?

    It's a well-known fact in the racing world that no matter the type of vehicle Tony Stewart is in, not only will he race the wheels off of it, he'll win...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 3 months ago 3,854 reads 7 comments

  8. Will Cole Whitt Succeed with BK Racing?

    With the recent disbanding of Swan Racing , Sprint Cup rookies Parker Kligerman and Cole Whitt were the most affected by the breakup. But while Kligerman 's Sprint Cup future isn't certain, Whitt 's No...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 3 months ago 1,443 reads 0 comments

  9. Is Joey Logano Set to Have a Career Season in 2014?

    It's been a long ride for Joey Logano , but it seems that he is finally one of the top-tier drivers in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. It seems like a million years ago that we saw Logano strapping into his No...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 3 months ago 1,513 reads 5 comments

  10. Why Parker Kligerman Is a Tremendous Asset to NASCAR

    For someone who is as tremendous a talent as Parker Kligerman is, it has to be frustrating to not have the finishes to show for it. Going into Saturday night's Bojangles' Southern 500, Kligerman has an average finish of 34...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 4 months ago 5,037 reads 3 comments

  11. What Makes Darlington's Southern 500 so Special?

    It isn't a vast superspeedway with lavish amenities and a constant pack of snarling stock cars tearing around the track lap after lap. It isn't a mainstream spectacle with an annual date and coverage from all the major news sources...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 4 months ago 1,540 reads 1 comments

  12. Ranking NASCAR's 5 Biggest Villains

    One of the wonderful things about NASCAR is that each driver is able to build a reputation that the fans can partake in. If Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins a race, fans will cheer because he has a positive reputation as a friendly and humble guy...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 4 months ago 31,463 reads 25 comments

  13. Why Ernie Irvan Needs to Be in the NASCAR Hall of Fame Soon

    When nominees are discussed for the NASCAR Hall of Fame, we think of figures who are/were titans in the garage and behind the scenes...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 4 months ago 3,997 reads 11 comments

  14. Could Sponsor Drive for Josh Wise Redefine Driver-Fan Relationship for NASCAR?

    Thanks to the recent campaign held by reddit .com subreddits r/dogecoin and r/NASCAR , Phil Parsons Racing driver Josh Wise will be driving a unique entry at Talladega this spring...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 4 months ago 909 reads 0 comments

  15. Will the 2014 Nationwide Series Championship Race Be a 2-Man Battle?

    Although we're only four races into the 2014 Nationwide season, the title hunt is already starting to take shape. There are some interesting names in the mix, like rookies Ty Dillon and Chase Elliott sitting third and fourth, respectively...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 4 months ago 2,232 reads 1 comments

  16. Ranking the Top 5 Biggest Wins of Kevin Harvick's Career

    One of the best Sprint Cup drivers to never win a championship, Kevin Harvick has had a very remarkable career full of memorable moments and huge wins...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 5 months ago 1,521 reads 1 comments

  17. Is It Good for the Sprint Cup Drivers to Race in the Nationwide Series?

    It is a timeless debate that is without end: Should Sprint Cup drivers run in the Nationwide Series? Some would say no, that it takes away from the young talent battling to make their name in NASCAR ...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 5 months ago 1,136 reads 5 comments

  18. A Look Back at the Glory Days of NASCAR's Texas World Speedway

    Although it isn't in a state of disrepair like North Wilkesboro , Texas World Speedway in College Station, Texas, doesn't look to have a return to its glory days any time soon...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 5 months ago 4,343 reads 0 comments

  19. How Has 2014 Daytona 500 Win Changed Expectations for Dale Earnhardt Jr?

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been here before. An unexpected win thrusting him and his team into the spotlight while fans and media alike claim that it is his year, only to leave everyone wanting at season's end...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 5 months ago 2,665 reads 0 comments

  20. Under-the-Radar Threats to Win the Daytona 500

    With the Daytona 500 only days away, various drivers have already put themselves on point as favorites to win this Sunday...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 5 months ago 3,630 reads 4 comments

  21. What to Expect from Michael Waltrip Racing in the 2014 NASCAR Season

    The 2014 Sprint Cup season could be a season of redemption for Michael Waltrip Racing. When placed in comparison to their disastrous 2013 campaign, anything would be a measure ...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 6 months ago 3,235 reads 1 comments

  22. Who Will Win the NHRA Top Fuel Championship in 2014?

    With the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series underway, speculation has already begun as to which drivers will be legitimate threats for the Top Fuel title this season...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 6 months ago 990 reads 0 comments

  23. Could Ty Dillon Be the First Nationwide Rookie to Win the Championship?

    Ty Dillon is a legitimate Nationwide title contender. There's no denying the fact. He's got a lot of things going his way coming into the 2014 Nationwide season, but one key element is momentum...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 6 months ago 900 reads 10 comments

  24. Predicting Where Each Sprint Cup Rookie Will Finish in 2014

    With the Daytona 500 less than a month away, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is faced with one of the deepest and most diverse rookie classes in recent memory. Six drivers will be vying for the honor of best rookie in the 2014 Cup season...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 6 months ago 1,697 reads 3 comments

  25. Will NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ever Send a Driver to the Hall of Fame?

    Although the NASCAR Hall of Fame is relatively young, we have seen mechanics, officials, owners and legendary drivers from the Winston Cup Series, the NASCAR Busch Series and the Modified Tour...

    Joseph Shelton Written by Joseph Shelton about 6 months ago 659 reads 1 comments