NASCAR Race Weekend Central

Doin’ Donuts: Fuel Tank Read Empty for Jeff Gordon, But Racing at Kansas was Full Steam Ahead

In the high-pressure world of the Chase, one can understand an engine failure like Kevin Harvick’s last week, where a team is pushing its equipment to the cutting edge to gain any advantage they can. But for a fuel pump to fail on Jeff Gordon’s car… how is that possible?

Doin’ Donuts: Dover Monster Mashes Some Chasers’ Hopes

The multi-groove thing finally came into play late in the race, setting up a classic Dover dash for the lead with Matt Kenseth up high and Jeff Burton down low! Now, if we could just get TNT to take those commercial breaks earlier instead of ruining the flow in the last 150 laps every race!

Doin’ Donuts: 2006 Chevy Rock ‘N’ Roll 400 a Rambunctious Night in Richmond

On Friday night for the Busch race, we got a classy rendition of the National Anthem by a military band. Saturday night, we got an out-of-tune rock band just there to promote their album. Classy addition, though, to include the Pledge of Allegiance in the pre-race festivities, way to go, Richmond!

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