1. NASCAR's Female Fans: We're Just like You, Only Prettier

    Late last week, I got an e-mail from NASCAR.com entitled “Fast and Fabulous: NASCAR lifestyle, insight, and recipes for the female fan...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 384 reads 54 comments

  2. From Tailgate To Trackside: NASCAR Gets It On at The Glen

    This week NASCAR heads to Watkins Glen, where we’ll crown another king of the road courses as the Sprint Cup Series takes on some twisty turns. Road course racing in the village of Watkins Glen, N...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 397 reads 19 comments

  3. Tony Stewart's Pocono Ride: Shall We Swag Now Or Should We Swag Later?

    Tony Stewart’s No. 14 Chevrolet paint scheme seems to be all the rage in Pocono. The team rolled out a sexy beast of a machine for this weekend’s Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 312 reads 19 comments

  4. From Tailgate To Trackside: NASCAR Parties On In Pocono

    Welcome to the first installment of “From Tailgate to Trackside.” Come with me as we journey from track to track each week celebrating everything that makes a NASCAR race experience great...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 969 reads 19 comments

  5. Wrestling Entrance Themes Gone NASCAR

    While I am not a fan of professional wrestling, the one thing that I do admire is the ability to choose a perfect “entrance theme...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 1,139 reads 48 comments

  6. Phone Etiquette 101: Tony Stewart and Kyle Busch "Make Nice" (satire)

    Wouldn't you have just loved to be a fly on the wall during Tuesday's courtesy call between Tony Stewart and Kyle Busch? Yeah, me too! Since we'll never really know what actually transpired, I'd like to think it went a little something like this...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 938 reads 34 comments

  7. Kyle Busch: You Gotta Eat a Little Crow Before You Get Your Just Deserts

    Heading into Chicago, it appeared as if that the smoke had cleared between former Joe Gibbs racing teammates Kyle Busch and Tony Stewart regarding the last-lap crash that sent Stewart to Victory ...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 1,070 reads 30 comments

  8. Where Victory and Charity Collide: Smells Like Tony Stewart

    Rounding turn four and fighting for the lead on Saturday night in Daytona, NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers Tony Stewart and Kyle Busch were so close to victory they could taste it...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 218 reads 21 comments

  9. For the Love of NASCAR, Community, and Everything Else: This I Believe

    In 1951, Edward R. Murrow, NPR’s avante-garde host invited Americans from all walks of life to write essays about their personal philosophies and core values that guided their daily lives for a radio series called “This I Believe...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 179 reads 41 comments

  10. And The 25 NASCAR Hall Of Fame Induction Nominees Are...

    NASCAR announced on July 2, 2009 the 25 nominees for the inaugural NASCAR Hall of Fame induction. From the list (provided below), five inductees will be chosen and announced in October and honored ...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 5 years ago 107 reads 23 comments

  11. Mary Jo Buchanan: Memories of a Motorsports Matriarch

    In 1984, just one month into his professional basketball career, Sports Illustrated put Michael Jordan on its cover under the heading “A Star Is Born...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 286 reads 58 comments

  12. Is Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jinxed? The Lore Of The Sports Illustrated Curse

    Since its first publication in 1954, Sports Illustrated has taken us into the lives of our favorite athletes and teams...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 1,442 reads 40 comments

  13. Jeremy Mayfield Vs. NASCAR: A Lesson in Pharmacology and Fallacy

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    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 2,690 reads 84 comments

  14. NASCAR Press Release: Double-File Restarts To Begin In Pocono.

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    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 229 reads 23 comments

  15. Rain Postpones Fifth Annual Prelude To The Dream

    Persistent Rain Postpones Fifth Annual Prelude to the Dream Dirt Late Model Race Rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009 at Eldora Speedway ROSSBURG, Ohio (June 3, 2009) – Persistent ...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 449 reads 16 comments

  16. Behind Every Good Article Is a Great Comment! Without 'em We're Nothing!

    How many times have you read an article or a story in the newspaper and thought “That was right on” or maybe “What a load of crap!” Part of the beauty that makes up Bleacher ...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 241 reads 32 comments

  17. Dale Earnhardt Jr. And Tony Eury Jr., The Not So Dynamic Duo Part Ways

    Be you a fan or foe, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is now for sure the boy we can’t ignore. With the announcement of Tony Eury Jr’s recent firing by Rick Hendrick the negativity from the naysayers ...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 1,011 reads 17 comments

  18. NASCAR Fans and The Victory Junction Gang: Helping Kids through Charity

    Last month I teamed up with comedian Lee Roy Mercer to bring you Tony Stewart’s Prelude to the Dream pit pass contest for charity...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 679 reads 21 comments

  19. Life, Liberty, & The Pursuit Of Happiness Within B/R's NASCAR Community

    Can’t we all just get along?! The answer is thankfully a resounding no! We all have individual minds and thought processes which allow for differing ideas and opinions...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 130 reads 20 comments

  20. Life's Not Fair, Deal with It!: 25 Unwritten NASCAR Rules To Live By

    As a kid my parents would always offer unsolicited advice or silly idioms in an attempt to get their point across. An unwritten list of rules and anecdotes that we've all heard before...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 3,368 reads 36 comments

  21. NASCAR's All-Stars Shine Big and Bright Under the Lights in Charlotte

    Each year, Lowe’s Motor Speedway trades it’s super-speedway mentality for the heart of a short track for the running of NASCAR’s Sprint All-Star Race...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 446 reads 18 comments

  22. We Are Bleacher Report!

    In my life I’ve been accused (good and bad) of many things, being a wallflower is not one of them! If I’ve got something to say, you can bet I’m gonna say it! Sometimes ...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 265 reads 57 comments

  23. Michael Waltrip: Goodness, Gaseous, Great Balls of Fire!

    On Apr. 30, Michael Waltrip celebrated his 46th birthday in style by guest starring (as himself) on NBC's popular sitcom My Name Is Earl...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 609 reads 10 comments

  24. An All-Star Rookie's Look Behind the Scenes at Richmond International Raceway

    On May 1st and 2nd, 2009, I had my first opportunity to take a look beyond the grandstands of Richmond International Raceway as a credentialed member of the media. It was an experience that I will not soon forget...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 251 reads 7 comments

  25. Kyle Busch: Zero to 50 (NASCAR Victories) in 157,234,625.968 Seconds

    Love him, love him not, there is no denying that at the age of 24, Kyle Busch is a force to be reckoned with. In 2001, Busch started his NASCAR career in the Camping World Truck Series for Roush Racing as a replacement driver; he was just 16 years old...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about over 5 years ago 497 reads 8 comments