1. Other Brother: There Is No New Kyle Busch, but There Is a New Kurt Busch

    Ever since his win in Richmond, both Kyle Busch and the media have been trying to convince NASCAR fans that there’s a “new Kyle Busch...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about 4 years ago 457 reads 14 comments

  2. Creature vs. Creature Writer's Pool: Results After the Coca-Cola 600

    It's not where you start, it's where you finish—But in the Coca-Cola 600 it's not how you start, it's how you finish. For Kurt Busch in his No...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about 4 years ago 112 reads 2 comments

  3. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks for the Coca-Cola 600

    Playtime is over. Back to work for 43 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers in the longest and most grueling race of the season: the Coca-Cola 600...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 233 reads 1 comments

  4. Emotion? You Haven't Seen Emotion Until You've Watched a Sprint All-Star Race

    NASCAR drivers have their moments of sensitivity. Jamie McMurray cried in victory lane after winning the Daytona 500 earlier this year. Denny Hamlin chocked up after winning for his Grandmother who had passed away before the Pocono race last year...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 410 reads 12 comments

  5. Brian Vickers Is Done for the Year: Is Casey Mears Best for the Job?

    Casey Mears has become NASCAR’s super sub. Before the Autism Speaks 400 presented by Hershey’s Milk and Milkshakes at Dover, Sprint Cup Series driver Brian Vickers was diagnosed with blood clots in his veins...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 767 reads 14 comments

  6. Denny Hamlin: Good Fortune, Big Heart and A Little Karma at Dover

    Sunday at the Dover International Speedway Denny Hamlin was living proof of the age-old saying, “Good things happen to good people...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 361 reads 16 comments

  7. Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results After the Autism Speaks 400

    Kyle Busch tamed the Monster Mile in Dover, DE after sharing a dominating day with Jimmie Johnson. The two drivers led 336 of the 400 laps combined in the Austim Speaks 400 presented by Hershey's Milk and Milkshakes, thoroughly blistering the field...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 164 reads 1 comments

  8. Creature Vs Creature Writers Pool: Picks For The Autism Speaks 400

    From one rough and tough track to another. The Monster Mile in Dover, DE is ready to pick up where the Lady in Black, Darlington, left off last Saturday night...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  9. Creature Vs Creature Writers Pool: Results After Showtime Southern 500

    Denny Hamlin may have won the battle, but the Lady in Black, Darlington won the war. Would-be contenders left the tough 'ol speedway with nothing more than bent fenders, torn up sheet metal, and a lot of hurt feelings...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 86 reads 1 comments

  10. Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks for the Showtime Southern 500

    She’s the Lady in Black and her claim to fame is that she’s too tough to tame. Saturday night 43 of NASCAR’s best will try to be the one to do so, as they take the ...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 146 reads 2 comments

  11. How Do You Like Me Now: Jamie McMurray Enjoying Life and Success

    It was the joke of February Speedweeks. Jamie McMurray’s back bumper of his No. 1 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet read, “Kiss My Bass.” By the end of Speedweeks McMurray was the one laughing...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 582 reads 18 comments

  12. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results After The Heath Calhoun 400

    It was domination from start to finish by Kyle Busch, with a little uncertainty thrown in the middle. Busch started from the pole and lead the first 143 laps before giving way to Jeff Gordon...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 97 reads 3 comments

  13. Creature vs. Creature Writer's Pool: Picks For the Heath Calhoun 400

    It’s time to change directions as Sprint Cup drivers go from restrictor plates to hoping they have really good brakes on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway for the Crown Royal Presents the Heath Calhoun 400 in Virginia...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 138 reads 8 comments

  14. Hard Knocks and Hard Luck the Themes of Jeff Burton's Early 2010 Season

    To some Jeff Gordon is the coulda, woulda, shoulda driver of the first part of the 2010 season. However, Gordon has some company in the form of Richard Childress Racing’s Jeff Burton...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 294 reads 16 comments

  15. By Driving No. 3, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Feeding Those Wanting Him To Be Dad

    For all the NASCAR fans that believe Dale Earnhardt Jr. should be his dad or at least drive like him, they’re finally going to get their wish. Well, for one night in July that is...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 1,751 reads 32 comments

  16. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results After The Aaron's 499

    The Talladega Superspeedway and the Aaron's 499 did exactly what many thought it would: provide a heart-pounding race...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 59 reads 1 comments

  17. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks For The Aaron's 499

    It’s NASCAR’s version of the lottery. Putting 43 cars on the Sprint Cup Series’ biggest track and just watching what happens. There’s no pit strategy. There’s no point racing...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 242 reads 4 comments

  18. Kasey Kahne to Hendrick a Good Deal on Paper: What About the Racetrack?

    Whenever Hendrick Motorsports (HMS) or any race team makes a deal to bring a driver into their organization, after the initial shock and awe wears off, much of the talk turns to how many races and championships that driver is now going to win...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 993 reads 14 comments

  19. NASCAR Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results After The Samsung Mobile 500

    It's never over until it's over. After having to wait 24 hours for the Samsung Mobile 500 to go green, it was a race to remember...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 267 reads 16 comments

  20. Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks For The Samsung 500

    If everything’s bigger in Texas, then the Sprint Cup Series is bound to put on a fantastic show if the first five races of the season are any indication...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  21. They All Come Calling: Kasey Kahne Another Driver Turning to Rick Hendrick

    If you had to equate Hendrick Motorsports to a baseball team, than all those that call them the New York Yankees would be spot on...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 249 reads 17 comments

  22. Try, Try, Try Again: How Many More Chances Does John Wes Townley Get?

    Team owners aren't fond of drivers that crash. Team owners aren't fond of drivers that don’t win. Team owners aren't fond of drivers that just aren't performing up to standard and aren’t bringing anything to their company...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 669 reads 36 comments

  23. Ryan Newman's Win Brings Being a Car Owner Full Circle For Tony Stewart

    When Tony Stewart won the 2009 Sprint All-Star race as a driver-owner, it was like experiencing victory for the first time all over again...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 525 reads 26 comments

  24. Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results For The Subway Fit Fresh 600

    For the first time in 77 races, the NASCAR world got the chance to say "Hello Newman!" after he captured the checkered flag in the Subway Fit Fresh 600 Saturday night at Phoenix...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 206 reads 4 comments

  25. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks For The Subway Fit Fresh 600

    Phoenix International Raceway hosts the first night race of the 2010 season when the green flag flies on the Subway Fit Fresh 600 Saturday night. When the green flag does fly Denny Hamlin will be behind the wheel of his No...

    Kelly Crandall Written by Kelly Crandall about over 4 years ago 116 reads 0 comments