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5 Questions for 2011: Who Wins the Game of Hendrick Crew Chief Musical Chairs?

Hendrick Motorsports played crew chief musical chairs this offseason, giving Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon and Mark Martin a breath of fresh air. Will any of the three benefit from the arrangement, and if Junior struggles again, do you expect him to leave the Hendrick camp a year early?

Dialing It In: The NASCAR Stories You Should Be Watching in 2011

Every February, when the NASCAR season is just around the corner, the butterflies start to build and the excitement of finally seeing cars back on the track is at an all-time high. Along with that anticipation is the challenge of figuring out what cars have new colors, new drivers, new numbers, new guys calling the …

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5 Questions for 2011: Does NASCAR TV Need to Be Fixed?

Today’s Season Preview Topic: There’s been increasing criticism in recent years over NASCAR’s TV broadcasts. What do you think is the biggest hurdle these broadcasts have been facing, and what network needs to revamp its coverage the most for 2011? How?

5 Questions for 2011: Did NASCAR Do Enough This Offseason?

Today’s Season Preview Topic: NASCAR chose to address the issues of the past few years by… tweaking the Chase (slightly) and revamping the points system. Good move? Bad move? What’s the one thing they didn’t fix you wish they had?

Dialing It In: Denny Hamlin in the Catbird’s Seat to Make History in 2010

Three races to go, three contenders for this year’s championship trophy. Coming off the so-called “wild card” race of the Chase at Talladega, Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick are separated by only 38 points – the smallest margin since the inception of NASCAR’s playoff format in 2004. With only three more weeks before a …

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