1. Seven Degrees of Kevin Harvick; Get Your Brawl on, NASCAR Style!

    This week, we were witness to an altercation between Carl Edwards and Kevin Harvick. Come on, admit it, you loved it! It's okay, we eat that stuff up. There is just something so primal about an ol' school throwdown that we are drawn to...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about almost 6 years ago 1,724 reads 21 comments

  2. Tony Stewart: How to Win and What Not to Wear!

    Tony Stewart, you broke your 43-race losing streak by finally winning at Talladega, and I couldn't be happier! Seriously, I was on the edge of my seat. I loved every minute of the race, but you taking the checkered flag was the icing on my cake...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about almost 6 years ago 806 reads 21 comments

  3. Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jeff Gordon: Shake and Bake?!

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jeff Gordon announced yesterday that they would "set aside their competitive differences, for a portion of the race at least, and work on their team building skills...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about almost 6 years ago 871 reads 4 comments

  4. Are NASCAR Drivers True Athletes?

    As a NASCAR fan, how many times have you heard, "racing isn't a real sport, those drivers aren't athletes, anyone can drive fast and turn left!" Why do we as fans constantly have to ...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about almost 6 years ago 1,102 reads 101 comments

  5. NASCAR Superstitions: Kyle Busch's Fate is in My Hands!

    I blame Kyle Busch for the severe sleep deprivation that I've suffered over the last two weeks. I also blame Kyle for the fact that I've now run myself down to the point that I have caught a nasty cold...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about almost 6 years ago 1,087 reads 26 comments

  6. Another Juan Bites the Dust: Montoya Falls From Pole Position to No. 42

    Hola Amigos, I am Chachi. My gringa has been out all afternoon celebrating her birthday, leaving me to my own devices...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about almost 6 years ago 583 reads 20 comments

  7. No NASCAR Updates Today, I've Gone Fishin' For Mullet!

    That's right, I've taken a couple of days off from writing to celebrate "the mullet" and I'm not talking about the freshwater kind! We're talking serious "10/90's", "mudflaps", "neck warmers" and one of my all time favorites the "beaver paddle...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 6 years ago 519 reads 17 comments

  8. How Kevin Harvick Brought Two Strangers Together for the Love of NASCAR

    It was March 11, 2001. Just three short weeks after the death of "The Intimidator." Wounds were still fresh and hearts were still aching. I was making the drive home to Washington DC after visiting with my family in Virginia Beach...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 6 years ago 729 reads 18 comments

  9. Tony Stewart Is NASCAR's Nastiest, says Rolling Stone Magazine (09/04/08)

    Has anyone read this yet? The article opens with "Tony Stewart is pissed." Really? Is this a shocker to anyone, when isn't Tony pissed? I long for the day that I read "Tony Stewart is positively glowing with exuberance...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 6 years ago 3,977 reads 12 comments

  10. How NASCAR Helped Heal a Post-9/11 World For This Fan

    Today marks the seventh anniversary of 9/11, a day that none of us will ever forget. In 2001 I lived in Arlington, VA in a high-rise apartment that faced the Pentagon...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 6 years ago 637 reads 8 comments

  11. Tony Stewart's Lesson at Richmond: If You Ain't First, You're Last!

    I was prepared for a night race, but as we all know Tropical Storm Hanna put a damper on that. The plan was to meet up with friends Saturday morning at the track for a little pre-race tailgating...

    Kara Martin Written by Kara Martin about 6 years ago 546 reads 9 comments