1. 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Driver Rankings: Week 25

    There are still two races to go to the Chase for the Sprint Cup and potentially more than a dozen drivers still eligible for a playoff berth. Granted, 11 drivers are locked into the Chase—but there are still five more spots that are up for grabs...

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  2. NASCAR at Bristol 2015: Complete Preview, Prediction for Irwin Tools Night Race

    They’re the three words NASCAR fans love to hear: “It’s Bristol, baby!” And especially when it’s the annual Irwin Tools Night Race at NASCAR’s most notorious bullring...

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  3. 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Driver Rankings: Week 24

    With three races remaining until the start of the Chase for the Sprint Cup, we have some significant movement in this week’s "Driver Rankings...

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  4. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Complete Preview, Prediction for Pure Michigan 400

    Kyle Busch is now in the top-30, which means he’s eligible for the upcoming Chase for the Sprint Cup...

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  5. 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Stock Watch: Week 23

    Kyle Busch has finally climbed into the top 30 in the Sprint Cup points standings, making him eligible to enter the Chase for the Sprint Cup. It’s been an outstanding achievement, considering he missed the first 11 races due to injuries...

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  6. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Complete Preview, Prediction for Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen

    Last year’s Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen was one for the ages. Who can forget the battle in the last couple of laps between Marcos Ambrose and AJ Allmendinger? Both men ...

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  7. 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Driver Rankings: Week 22 Edition

    With five races remaining until the start of the Chase for the Sprint Cup—Watkins Glen, Michigan, Bristol, Darlington and Richmond—the so-called Race to the Chase is in high gear...

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  8. Tony Stewart Making Small, Positive Steps in Quest for Season-Saving Chase Bid

    Slowly but surely, baby step after baby step, Tony Stewart is starting to come back. The man we know as Smoke has been nothing but a wisp of his old self in 2015, off to the worst single-season start of his NASCAR career...

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  9. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Complete Preview, Prediction for Windows 10 400 at Pocono

    Whether you’re a fan of his or not, you’re witnessing history as Kyle Busch continues his outstanding run. The younger Busch brother has won the last three Sprint Cup races and four of the last five...

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  10. With Kyle Busch's Recent Wins, Joe Gibbs Racing Having Superb 2015 NASCAR Season

    After winning just two races in 2014—the only victories any Toyota team earned that season—there’s no question Joe Gibbs Racing has hit upon something in 2015. The venerable Huntersville , N...

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  11. Complete Preview, Prediction for Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

    I dare you—double dare you, in fact—to find a race or any major sportin g event in the U.S. with a lon ger name than Sunday’s Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway...

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  12. Who's Feeling the Most Pressure as the 2015 Sprint Cup Chase Approaches?

    NASCAR ’s version of musical chairs, otherwise known as the “Race to the Chase,” is underway...

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  13. NASCAR at New Hampshire 2015: Preview and Prediction for the New Hampshire 301

    With eight races remaining to set the 16-driver field for the Chase for the Sprint Cup, Sunday’s race at New Hampshire marks the unofficial start of the so-called Race to the ...

    Jerry Bonkowski Written by Jerry Bonkowski about over 1 year ago 10,041 reads 8 comments

  14. NASCAR's New Rules Package Passes Test at Kentucky, Appears to Be Big Success

    Judging by how Saturday’s Quaker State 400 played out, Kyle Busch wasn’t the only winner. So too was NASCAR, and ESPECIALLY its fans...

    Jerry Bonkowski Written by Jerry Bonkowski about over 1 year ago 4,684 reads 4 comments

  15. NASCAR at Kentucky 2015: Complete Preview and Prediction for Quaker State 400

    After the wild finish at Daytona this past Sunday, things don’t necessarily get any easier at Kentucky Speedway, the site of Saturday night’s Quaker State 400. At 1...

    Jerry Bonkowski Written by Jerry Bonkowski about over 1 year ago 9,644 reads 2 comments

  16. The Once-Dominant Joey Logano-Brad Keselowski Penske Duo Needs a Victory Revival

    During the 2014 season, it seemed like Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano were front and center virtually every week, either for their wins or strong finishes. From Keselowski finishing third to Dale Earnhardt Jr...

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  17. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Complete Preview, Prediction for the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

    This is where things start to get really interesting—the unofficial start for the so-called "Race to the Chase"—which may ultimately prove as exciting as the actual Chase for the Sprint Cup itself...

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  18. Jeff Gordon's Disappointing Last Run at Sonoma Mars Near-Perfect Weekend

    What could have been wasn’t. What should have happened didn’t. And so Jeff Gordon moves on to what is now 20 races left in his illustrious Sprint Cup career. It should be that simple, but it isn’t...

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  19. NASCAR at Sonoma 2015: Complete Preview and Prediction for Toyota-Save Mart 350

    Sunday’s Toyota-Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway will be the first of two road course races in the next seven weeks. Sonoma is a picturesque area of rolling hills about 35 miles north of San Francisco...

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  20. Why NASCAR Should Get More Mileage out of Additional Road-Course Races

    Now that the off-weekend is over, the Sprint Cup Series gets back to business this coming weekend with the always entertaining and challenging road-course event at Sonoma Raceway...

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  21. NASCAR Drivers Most in Need of a Win in 2015

    With 15 races in the books and 11 remaining to qualify for the Chase for the Sprint Cup, time is starting to run out on several drivers’ hopes of still making the playoffs...

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  22. Blueprint for Kyle Busch to Make the 2015 Chase: Is It Still Possible?

    Despite his 43rd-place finish in Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway, Kyle Busch still has 11 races to rally to make the Chase for the Sprint Cup...

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  23. NASCAR at Michigan 2015: Complete Preview and Prediction for Quicken Loans 400

    Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway could wind up being a pivotal race. It will be the 15th race of the season, and teams that have yet to win a race ...

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  24. Will Jeff Gordon's Victory Tour Wind Up Without Any Victories?

    I don't want this to sound snide, but if you're going to have a victory tour, aren't you supposed to have a win or two—or more? We all know Jeff Gordon is in his final season of racing in the Sprint Cup Series...

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  25. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Complete Preview, Prediction for Axalta 400 at Pocono Raceway

    Pocono Raceway will have a lot to celebrate Sunday, as it marks the 75th Sprint Cup race to be run there, the Axalta We Paint Winners 400...

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