1. Want to change NASCAR?

    You can do it, as is a catch phrase in most Adam Sandler films. All you need to do is convince about 12 drivers not to show up...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 47 reads 0 comments

  2. Carl Edwards', Goodyear's, Nascar's Bad Decisions Mar Exciting Talladega Race

    Photo by AP. Tony Stewart scored his first victory of the 2008 season on Sunday, after crossing the finish line second in the Amp Energy 500 at Talladega Super Speedway. The picture above speaks for itself...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 555 reads 3 comments

  3. Why Paul Menard Is a Great Addition to Yates Racing

    It's very simple. Paul Menard brings to Yates what all NASCAR teams need, in order to survive. $. Yep that's it.It doesn't matter that Menard has not won a race in the Sprint Cup series...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 879 reads 7 comments

  4. More Problems Ahead for DEI?

    The rumors that have been circulating in the garage areas at tracks for the last couple of months are apparently true: Paul Menard, who drives the No. 15 Menard's Chevrolet, will leave Dale Earnhardt Inc...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 428 reads 2 comments

  5. Danger: Message Boards May Be Dangerous to Your Health (Satire)

    I'm not kidding, folks. I had a near-death experience on a certain NASCAR-related message board recently. I will not name the message board because legal details are involved, but I can say ...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 295 reads 0 comments

  6. Big Shoes To Fill For Dale Earnhardt Jr.

    It's just not the same anymore. In 2001, NASCAR lost one of it's largest personalities ever on February 18th...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 1,186 reads 3 comments

  7. NASCAR: California Dreaming

    The Auto Club Speedway at Fontana, California hosted our NASCAR traveling circus over the Labor Day weekend, and for a pure racing fan, there was much left to be desired...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 114 reads 0 comments

  8. What Does It Take To Win a NASCAR Race?

    How do you win a NASCAR race? To many, the answer is simple: Drive as fast as you can until the checkered flag waves. Turn left a lot, or right and left if it's a road course. What more does it take? As it turns out, it takes a lot more than that...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 315 reads 2 comments

  9. Kyle Busch a Worthy Hero and NASCAR Champion?

    You love him or you hate him. There don't seem to be too many fans who feel ambivalent about Kyle Busch. He wins too much. He's too arrogant. He's too immature. Sure. A lot of people feel that way...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 333 reads 5 comments

  10. What's the Secret for Toyota's NASCAR Success?

    In only their second year in the elite division of NASCAR racing, Toyota seems to be unstoppable. After a very dismal rookie year, the sport's first Japanese-based manufacturer has literally taken the Sprint Cup series by storm...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 1,104 reads 12 comments

  11. Should Dale Earnhardt's Crew Chief Be Replaced After Mistake?

    Probably the biggest question that's been asked after the Watkins Glen race last week is what's up with Tony Eury Jr., crew chief for Dale Earnhardt's 88 Amp Energy Drink / National Guard team...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 1,802 reads 15 comments

  12. The Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 from Pocono: It's Anybody's Race.

    With NASCAR's longest stretch and NASCAR's tightest corners, at least from an oval-track point of view, Pocono gives it all for your enjoyment! This is the second time our NASCAR friends visit Pocono this season...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 1,056 reads 2 comments

  13. Will NASCAR See a New Champion This Year?

    It's possible. Currently, Kyle Busch is leading by 253 points over Dale Earnhardt Jr. Neither has ever won a cup championship before. In third place, only 18 points behind Dale Jr...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 366 reads 4 comments

  14. Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Championship Might Just Fix NASCAR

    You don't think so? Think again. Dale Earnhardt, Jr. is a driving force behind NASCAR. As a matter of fact, he is one of the major forces driving NASCAR right now. Dale Earnhardt, Jr. is a race winner for this year...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 767 reads 3 comments

  15. Dale Earnhardt Jr.: One Year Later

    He's relaxed. He smiles. He wins. He's Dale Earnhardt Jr. again! Fans rejoice, and all is right in the Earnhardt world, isn't it?It's hard to tell. Dale Jr...

    Jim Crooks Written by Jim Crooks about almost 6 years ago 1,663 reads 45 comments