Blaise Alexander, just 25 years old, passed away on Oct. 4, 2001, after injuries sustained in an accident in that night’s ARCA EasyCare 100.
The Banquet 400 is the 29th race on the 36-race NASCAR Nextel Cup Series schedule and the third in the Chase for the Nextel Cup.
The Chase is on and what a better way to honor it then with some useless facts? That’s right, race fans, I said useless.
It occurred to me that with all the things there are to complain about with the Busch and Truck series, they both have one great rule: no Chase.
The Dover 400 is the 28th race on the 36-race NASCAR Nextel Cup Series schedule and the second in the Chase for the Nextel Cup.
The Sylvania 300 is the 27th race on the 36-race NASCAR Nextel Cup schedule. The Loudon, N.H. track its first Nextel Cup winner in Rusty Wallace in 1991.
The Jimmie Johnson Foundation, founded by Jimmie Johnson and wife Chandra earlier this year, was about doing what Johnson, the person, felt was right and just.