NASCAR Track Facts: Infineon Raceway

Toyota/Save Mart 350 Here is a quick run down of trivial facts and statistics for this weekend’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, CA. Infineon Raceway History The track opened as a 2.52-mile road course and drag strip in 1968. The first NASCAR Sprint Cup race was held in 1989. The first nine […]

Winner Statistics: Earnhardt Jr. Wins Lifelock 400 at Michigan

“The world has been placed back onto it’s axis once again now that Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won a race. However, the manner in which he made it to the finish has been raising some eyebrows from other drivers. Multiple times during the pace laps Dale would accelerate his #88 Chevy past the pace car […]

Crown Royal Helps McMurray Deliver 200 MPH Father’s Day Card

Special Tribute at Michigan International Speedway Crown Royal will deliver one of the fastest and loudest Father’s Day cards in history via a special paint scheme on the No. 26 Crown Royal Cask 16 Ford Fusion for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on June 15 at Michigan International Speedway (MIS). The paint scheme will […]

Sound Off: The Assumed Verizon Buyout of Alltel

“So what do you do after you and your buddies go cruising in the Man Van, kidnap a guy named Chad, and threaten to beat him with a sock filled with woodscrews, yet he still doesn’t add you to his Circle? Simple, you make him an offer he can’t refuse. Or offer a buyout, such […]

2008 NASCAR Fantasy Preview: Michigan International Speedway

Lifelock 400 Fuel Mileage Or Excitement? This week after a boring Pocono race we head to Michigan, which can be boring itself. I have seen a lot of fuel mileage races won at Michigan and that’s not racing to me. I’m just hoping for a good race this weekend because next weekend we have a […]

NASCAR Track Facts: Michigan International Speedway

Lifelock 400 Here is a quick run down of trivial facts and statistics for this weekend’s Lifelock 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, MI. Michigan Speedway History Groundbreaking took place on Sept. 28, 1967. The track has had 77 NASCAR Sprint Cup races. Other than 1973, which had just one race, there have been […]

2008 NASCAR Fantasy Preview: Pocono Raceway

Pocono 500 Still A Long Way To The Chase We are now half way to the Chase for the Sprint Cup. David Ragan, Ryan Newman, Martin Truex Jr. and Matt Kenseth are on the outside looking in right now but they are all within 100 points of the top 12. Any one of these drivers […]

NASCAR Track Facts: Pocono Raceway

Pocono 500 Here is a quick run down of trivial facts and statistics for this weekend’s Pocono 500 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA. Pocono Raceway History Opened in 1968 as a .75-mile track, Pocono Raceway held the first race on the 2.5-mile oval in 1971. The first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race was […]