1. Travis Pastrana: Why 2013 Is a Make-or-Break Year for the NASCAR Driver

    It has been announced by USA Today that X-Games legend Travis Pastrana will drive the No. 60 Roush Fenway Racing Ford for the full 2013 Nationwide season. This is the major break that Pastrana needed to make a real run in NASCAR ...

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  2. NASCAR: Is Clint Bowyer a Serious Championship Contender After Winning Richmond?

    After a long, rainy night in Richmond, we're finally going to start the Chase. Jeff Gordon beat out Kyle Busch for the final wild-card spot, and now the points are reset with the expect favorites at the top of the points standings...

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  3. NASCAR: Ryan Newman's One Year Deal with Stewart-Haas Still Leaves Questions

    Ryan Newman's ride with Stewart-Haas Racing is safe for one more year. Just one. It was reported and confirmed that Ryan Newman and Stewart-Haas Racing have agreed to a one-year contract for 2013 (via Sporting News )...

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  4. Motorsports: Why the Grand-Am and ALMS Merger Is Great for Sports Car Racing

    It was announced that the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series and the American Le Mans Series will merge into one series in 2014. This is a great move by both series...

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  5. NASCAR: Why Roger Penske Will Regret Choosing Joey Logano to Drive for Him

    When it became official that Joey Logano was going to drive the No. 22 car for Roger Penske, I just shook my head. I know I'm not the only one who believed that Sam Hornish Jr. deserved a chance to drive that car full time...

    Hugo Olguin Written by Hugo Olguin about 2 years ago 6,105 reads 78 comments

  6. NASCAR: Where Do Tony Stewart and SHR Stand After Losing Office Depot?

    Stewart-Haas Racing is going to have a long road ahead after the 2012 season. It was reported that Office Depot, which is one of Tony Stewart 's primary sponsors, was not renewing its contract after the 2012 season (via ESPN...

    Hugo Olguin Written by Hugo Olguin about 2 years ago 5,444 reads 25 comments

  7. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: What Is the Solution to NASCAR's "Boring" Races?

    Over the last couple of seasons, NASCAR has had to deal with the complaint of having some boring races. Fans have had issues with the lack of passing and aggressive driving, and ...

    Hugo Olguin Written by Hugo Olguin about 2 years ago 3,856 reads 108 comments

  8. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of New Hampshire

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series leaves New Hampshire Motor Speedway after a race that had three cautions (which probably had Bruton Smith upset)...

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  9. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Daytona

    After the green flag fell at the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona, it looked like NASCAR had another situation where there wasn't enough "excitement." Then the halfway point came and the fans got what they wanted, with crashes and a close finish...

    Hugo Olguin Written by Hugo Olguin about 2 years ago 1,501 reads 2 comments

  10. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Michigan

    The NASCAR world can rejoice and breathe a sigh of relief. With Dale Earnhardt Jr. earning his first win in four years, the weight has come off his shoulders, and he can now focus on a championship...

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  11. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Pocono

    The Pocono 400 had the excitement that NASCAR desperately needs. The fans got what they wanted in various ways. There was a great battle between the veteran, Mark Martin, and the young guy still trying to prove himself, Joey Logano...

    Hugo Olguin Written by Hugo Olguin about over 2 years ago 2,180 reads 2 comments

  12. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of All-Star Race

    After Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series All-Star Race, a lot of fans are going to be demanding changes. Jimmie Johnson was without a doubt the most dominant driver of the night...

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  13. NASCAR's Regan Smith: An Interview with the Furniture Row Racing Driver

    I was fortunate to get the opportunity to talk to NASCAR driver Regan Smith and his mother Lee Smith before Darlington. Here are some of the questions I asked them. B/R: How would you describe your 2012 season so far? Regan Smith: Oh yeah...

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  14. NASCAR: With Win No. 200, Rick Hendrick Reflects on Unusual 2012 Season so Far

    Rick Hendrick has to been feeling great, as Jimmie Johnson was able to get win No. 200 for Hendrick Motorsports at Darlington...

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  15. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Darlington

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series leaves Darlington with history made and tempers boiling. Jimmie Johnson finally broke through with a win to give Rick Hendrick his 200th career Sprint Cup Series victory...

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  16. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Talladega

    What a wild weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. The Aaron's 499 had some wild moments and surprises. From close racing, crashes and temperature issues to cars running out of fuel...

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  17. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Is It Time to Call Brad Keselowski a Title Contender?

    After Brad Keselowski earned his second win of the season at Talladega, is it time to call Keselowski a championship contender? I believe the answer is yes...

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  18. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Richmond

    NASCAR fans have a lot to talk about after a intense and controversial Capital City 400 in Richmond. We saw Kyle Busch break a 20-race losing streak after his KBM Nationwide Series team got win No...

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  19. Bruton Smith Officially Announces Repaving Plans for Bristol Motor Speedway

    It's official. Bristol Motor Speedway is getting a makeover before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to the track this fall...

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  20. Martin Truex Jr.: 5 Reasons He's Driving so Well This NASCAR Sprint Cup Season

    The 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup season has had plenty of surprises when it comes which drivers are struggling and which drivers are on the rise. One of those drivers on the rise is Martin Truex Jr...

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  21. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Kansas

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series leaves Kansas Speedway after another usually quiet race (caution-wise) but an exciting finish that gave the fans something to cheer about. Denny Hamlin held off a hard-charging Martin Truex Jr...

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  22. MLB: Why the Miami Marlins Can Take the NL East Lead from Nationals This Weekend

    While the Washington Nationals are living up to expectations for their fast start, the Miami Marlins look poised to shock the NL East division leader. The Marlins will start a three-game series tonight against Nationals just 2...

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  23. NASCAR Sprint Cup at Kansas: 10 Drivers Who'll Be in the Running at the STP 400

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series' next stop on the schedule is in the Midwest, at Kansas Speedway. This race was not run in April last season...

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  24. NASCAR: MWR Teams with RAB Racing to Run Travis Pastrana in Nationwide Series

    One week before Travis Pastrana makes his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut in Richmond, he'll be driving for a slightly different team...

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  25. NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 20 Drivers Coming out of Texas

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series leaves Texas Motor Speedway after an unusually quiet race. There were only two cautions for debris. After the cautions, the cars ran a record 234 green-flag laps to finish out the race...

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