Talladega Mosh Pit

Summary: Bump drafting was a hot topic before, during and after the UAW Ford 500 at Talladega. There were numerous ‘it has to stop’ quotes from drivers taken out from a bump draft gone bad in the tri-oval or turn. Bump drafting, done safely, gives the ‘bumpee’ car a heck of a boost. Then the […]

Jimmie Johnson is not my wife

Summary: 20 laps into the 188 laps that make up the UAW Ford 500 at Talladega, Jimmie Johnson wrecks Elliott Sadler. Inevitably, the ensuing melee takes out several other drivers. Johnson immediately claims it wasn’t his fault. He says to Chad Knaus over his radio, “Car hit me from behind and pushed me right into […]