2008 NASCAR Fantasy Preview: Talladega Superspeedway II

AMP Energy 500 This week we head to the crapshoot of the Chase, as the drivers will run the final restrictor plate race of the season. Any (and I mean any) of the 43 drivers who start this race on Sunday afternoon have a chance on winning this race. If all of the pieces fall […]

Silly Season Update: Save Big Money at Menard’s

“Midway through the 2004 season DEI signed Paul Menard to drive a Busch Series car with the eventual hope to move to Cup. At age 23 he was a promising stock car driver that had already won two races on the Grand Am tour. The fact that he also provided sponsorship by way of his […]

ESPN NASCAR Analyst Dale Jarrett On The Chase

ESPN NASCAR Analyst Dale Jarrett on The Chase and Talladega Superspeedway Dale Jarrett, NASCAR analyst for ESPN, was the 1999 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and won 32 Sprint Cup races during his career. He won twice at Talladega Superspeedway, including the final win of his career in 2005. Q – Has the new NASCAR […]

NASCAR Track Facts: Talladega Superspeedway

AMP Energy 500 NASCAR heads to Talladega Superspeedway this weekend for the fourth race of the Chase. Here is a quick run down of trivial facts and statistics for this weekend’s AMP Energy 500 at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, AL. Talladega Superspeedway History Construction began on what was then known as the Alabama International Motor […]

Kyle Busch ‘Had It In The Bag’ Contest

UPDATE: This contest has now ended. Thanks to everyone that entered. If nothing else, Kyle Busch certainly elicits emotion one way or the other among NASCAR fans! The winner of the Kyle Busch/M&M’s Racing bag is: Moewheels Here is how I randomly pick the winner. Who thought that Kyle Busch had the 2008 NASCAR Sprint […]

NASCAR News & Notes: Talladega Superspeedway

Talladega: AMP Energy 500 Courtesy of NASCAR MEDIA The Chase, Race 4: Talladega Personifies Unpredictability 3 At The Top: Johnson, Edwards, Biffle Dominating Thus Far Dale Earnhardt Jr. : The Rally Could Start Here Jeff Gordon: Winless But Still In Title Mix NASCAR Mourns Loss Of An Industry Institution — Hal Hamrick All Bets Are […]

Kansas Results – OBW Experts Chase Game

“I don’t know about the rest of you, but I normally don’t go into the Kansas race expecting much excitement. Some in the television media were certainly hyping it up as that, but for whatever reasons the racing at Kansas just doesn’t capture my attention or burn itself into my memory. Surely eight years has […]

Top Ten Reasons the Kyle Busch Team Has Imploded

Kyle Busch has taken quite a bit of criticism for his perceived attitude after posting poor finishes in each of the first three Chase races. Of course Kyle has quickly grown accustomed to the criticism. But honestly, after the surprising season the #18 team has had throughout the first 26 races, who wouldn’t be dejected […]

View From the Couch: Kansas

“That last lap, I just figured, hell with it, I don’t want to finish second here, I want to win this race more than anything in the world, so I kind of bonsaied it in there. I wanted to make sure I cleared Jimmie. I went probably just a little too far and hit the […]

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Live from Talladega on ABC

Motorsports This Week on ESPN and ABC The Chase is On: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Live from Talladega on ABC NASCAR races at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway feature close competition, multiple-car drafting packs and the added tension of the “big one,” the multi-car crashes that often occur on the 2.66-mile track. NASCAR’s version of the playoffs […]