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Episode 7: Rivalries, Bristol, and the Need for Positivity

Episode 7: Rivalries, Bristol and the Need for Positivity

with Matt Stallknecht, Tom Bowles, and Phil Allaway


This week’s topics include:

  • Recap of the first 7 races of the 2017 NASCAR season
  • Evaluating the need for rivalries in the Cup series
  • Predicting which drivers will be worth watching the rest of the season
  • Breakdown of why Bristol has had a resurgence in terms of racing quality
  • Discussing the need for positivity in NASCAR

About Matt Stallknecht

Matt Stallknecht
Promoted to editor in 2014, Matt fights off rogue commas from our writing staff after rounding himself into a “young gun” racing expert. For the past two seasons, he’s penned the popular Four Burning Questions column (Weekends) highlighting the upcoming NASCAR race weekend. As an author for our open-wheel section, Matt also contributes to Open-Wheel Wednesdays and a substantial amount of race coverage and analysis. Matt, a native of Central New York also balances his duites with a full-time college course load. He’s a Senior at Le Moyne college this Fall.

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