Observations: Richmond International Chevy Rock n Roll 400

“I’ve got to admit I like the drama of the Chase for the Nextel Cup. I was on the edge of my couch and of anxious mind during the Chevy Rock n Roll 400 at Richmond tonight. Wrong Orange Car I was most worried that a couple of my favorites (Mark Martin & Jeff Burton) […]

NASCAR Silly Season

NASCAR Silly Season 2006 – 2007 I’ve been wondering about the driver changes that have happened and those that are set for 2007. I’ve been wanting to gather them up, so I have. If I forgot any let me know. NASCAR Silly Season Chart 2006 – 2007 Driver Car ? #00 Toyota Todd Kleuver #6 […]

NASCAR Fantasy Racing Picks: Chevy Rock n Roll 400

Good Bets Kyle Busch: Shrub knows how to get around Richmond International Raceway. He has an impressive average finish of 4th over 3 NASCAR Nextel Cup starts at Richmond. I’m calling him a ‘good bet’ for your fantasy race team this weekend. Dale Earnhardt Jr: June Bug won the Crown Royal 400 at Richmond this […]

Richmond International Raceway

Quick Fantasy Racing Perspective Here’s some quick statistics to help set your fantasy racing team for the upcoming Richmond International Raceway ‘Chevy Rock n Roll 400′. Best Average Finishes Theoretically, Denny Hamlin has the best average finish at Richmond International over the last 4 NASCAR seasons. His 2nd place average finish is questionable though, since […]

Race to the Chase Countdown

NASCAR Musical Chairs With one race left to determine who will qualify for the ‘Chase For The Nextel Cup’, I’m reminded of Mrs. Schwanberg’s 2nd grade class. That was when I learned to play Musical Chairs. Remember that game? Two rows of chairs back-to-back. Music playing as we slowly circle around them. When the music […]

Tony Stewart Wreck at Skagit Speedway

Tony Stewart Climbing Fences Again What a year for Tony Stewart and wrecks! Here’s some tv pictures of Tony Stewart’s tumble in a 360 sprint car at Skagit Speedway. He was there helping out Kasey Kahne’s Foundation to benefit critically ill and underprivileged children. Like Stewart, Kahne got his racing start on dirt tracks and […]

NASCAR Fantasy Racing Picks: Sony HD 500

Good Bets Carl Edwards: Carl ranks as the current Best Average Finisher at California Speedway. His average finish over his 4 NASCAR Nextel Cup starts here is 5th. Carl races best on Speedways as he averages a 13th place finish. He crossed the finish line 2nd at Michigan a few weeks ago and is ranked […]

Kasey Kahne Needs Justice

“Just saw this on John’s (aka ‘The Spotter‘) column. The Winston-Salem Journal is polling the following question: Kasey Kahne is tied for the lead in Nextel Cup wins with four, yet ranked 11th. Would it be an injustice if he doesn’t make the Chase? The current 55 voters in the ‘Yes’ column: Are Kasey Kahne […]

California Speedway Race Preview

Humble Beginnings It’s not where you start, but where you finish. That couldn’t be more true than at California Speedway. It’s an interesting NASCAR statistic to note the race results for the last 7 races at the big track in Fontana, California. Where the winners have started The average starting position for the race winner […]