1. NASCAR and the 50 Most Embarrassing Moments in the Sport's History

    NASCAR has a lot of history in its 63 years. Most of it has been a grand ride. There's been spectacular wins, amazing stories behind the wins and a colorful cast of characters from the sport's inception in 1948 to today...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 20,013 reads 18 comments

  2. Jeff Gordon and Trevor Bayne: NASCAR is Having a Good Run

    NASCAR was in crisis in 2010; at least it was if you read a lot of the stories out there and listened to the radio or watched television...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 584 reads 12 comments

  3. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Test Case Begins for New Points System

    Daytona is in the rearview mirror, and now the grind begins. The NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule is one of the longest in American pro sports. There’s one down and 35 to go (plus another all-star weekend)...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 1,116 reads 0 comments

  4. Daytona 500: Trevor Bayne and the Wood Brothers Win One for the Ages

    It was a Daytona 500 for the ages—more appropriately, it was for all ages. The youngest driver ever managed to win driving a car fielded by the oldest team in the field...

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  5. Daytona 500: Jimmie Johnson Drive for Six Pack Starts with Pack Wreck

    Jimmie Johnson's quest to make history again with six straight Sprint Cup titles began with a bang. Literally...

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  6. Daytona 500: Celebrity Picks for the Great American Race

    The Daytona 500 is by any estimation the Super Bowl of stock car racing. For a long time, racing was a niche sport that was only part of the culture in the South...

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  7. Daytona 500: The Duels at Daytona and 10 Drivers Who Impressed

    Daytona 500 qualifying is always interesting. The complicated formula includes time trials, the top-35 in points, past champions and the Duel at Daytona...

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  8. Daytona 500: Top 25 Drivers at Daytona International Speedway

    NASCAR is like any other sport. It has its moments and venues that allow its greatest competitors to shine...

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  9. Daytona 500: Dale Earnhardt and the Most Impressive Victories

    The Daytona 500 is by just any estimation the grandaddy of stock car races. For 52 years, it's provided some of the sport's most memorable moments, juxtaposed with incredible heartbreaks...

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  10. Daytona 500: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Grabs Pole, Jeff Gordon Alongside Him

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the pole on Sunday for this week's Daytona 500 with a lap of 48.36 seconds (186.089 mph) in his National Guard/AMP Energy Chevrolet...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 989 reads 4 comments

  11. Daytona 500: Bud Shootout Drivers React and Look Ahead

    NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers got their first chance in competition to find a dancing partner on Saturday night. The Bud Shootout proved to be just as advertised, with two car hookups being the only game in town...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 1,008 reads 5 comments

  12. NASCAR Bud Shootout Gives Preview Of Daytona 500 Tactics

    NASCAR's Saturday night Budweiser Shootout was the beginning of a whole new ballgame at Daytona. The combination of high grip, big restrictor plates and the body profile of the ...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 586 reads 7 comments

  13. NASCAR Sprint Cup Bud Shootout: 10 Fun Facts About a Hooligan Race

    NASCAR kicks off its season Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway with the Budweiser Shootout. Over the last 32 years, it has taken many different forms and crowned many different champions, but one constant has remained the same...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 1,943 reads 3 comments

  14. NASCAR Sprint Cup Bud Shootout 2011: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Grabs Pole

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. drew the pole position for the Bud Shootout NASCAR Sprint Cup invitational event set for Saturday night...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 1,674 reads 4 comments

  15. NASCAR Rule Changes: 10 Youngsters Who Will Benefit from One-Championship Rule

    NASCAR has included a little check box on its hard card application for drivers this year. The form now requires drivers to declare which championship they're running for in 2011...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 1,019 reads 0 comments

  16. Dale Earnhardt Jr. or Jeff Gordon? A Question Full of Answers for NASCAR

    Is it Dale Earnhardt Jr. or Jeff Gordon ? That was the beginning of a phone conversation my father told me about recently. It wasn’t about picks to win a race or the championship...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 2,988 reads 36 comments

  17. NASCAR Tweaks on the Table: Shorter Races Could Be Next

    NASCAR may not be through tweaking the sport. After a decade of adding the Chase, double file restarts, the green-white-checker finishes, then three of them, a new car and a new ...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 951 reads 13 comments

  18. NASCAR Racing and Race: America Gets the Chance To Meet Wendell Scott

    NASCAR keeps a pretty meticulous record book. Everyone knows the big numbers on that list: Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt’s seven championships, Petty’s 200 wins and Jimmie Johnson’s five consecutive titles...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 1,192 reads 2 comments

  19. NASCAR Points Changes: One and Done In The Chase For The Sprint Cup

    NASCAR got us excited. It leaked last week that the sport was planning big changes for 2011. There would be a new points structure. There would be changes to the Chase. There would be a new appetite to win races...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 224 reads 4 comments

  20. NASCAR Announces New Points System and Chase Changes for 2011

    NASCAR CEO Brian France announced on Wednesday night that the sport will adopt a new points structure to chart the performance of drivers in all three of its national touring series...

    Hank Epton Written by Hank Epton about over 3 years ago 10,529 reads 17 comments

  21. NASCAR Sprint Cup Winning Not Emphasized? Just Blame the Television

    NASCAR is emphasizing winning. It always has. There’s a victory lap, a burnout, a victory lane, a giant check, a big trophy and a Sprint Girl smiling in the background...

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  22. NASCAR Points Restructure: 10 Reasons Not To Change Systems

    NASCAR is considering another tweak to its championship structure. Actually, it's more than a tweak. The much talked about possible move to a new points system has been the talk of the sport for the last week...

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  23. NASCAR After Dale Earnhardt: Sport Reflects After 10 Years

    Dale Earnhardt was running in third place on the last lap of the 2001 Daytona 500. In an instant, everything changed. The story is familiar...

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  24. NASCAR Points System: Sprint Cup Series Drivers React to Proposed Changes

    On Thursday, Sprint Cup series drivers got their chance to start getting their cars dialed in for next month's Daytona 500...

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  25. NASCAR Winter Testing: Drivers Weigh In after Morning Session

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup season got underway in earnest Thursday morning with the first testing session of NASCAR Preseason Thunder...

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