Dario Franchitti garnered little attention. He let his right foot do his talking instead, dominating the race and scoring his second Indianapolis 500 win.
At Indianapolis, five women had started the Indianapolis 500 prior to this year. This year, that many women entered the race, including two rookies.
After a 100-lap exhibition at Charlotte, it’s hard to add to regular-season trends which typically define this Hot/Not column.
The first All-Star Race back in 1985 was 70 laps long and concluded in just over 40 minutes. We need this bloated freak show to get back to its roots.
It’s a five-year deal that links Kahne and Hendrick in 2015. Seems that’s the length of choice for Hendrick nowadays; Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s contract is a similar length (2008-12)
So who are the best NASCAR drivers gunning for a ride at the sport’s top level (or young enough to still get that second chance?)
This past weekend, the Sprint Cup and Camping World Truck series were both at Martinsville Speedway for the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 and Kroger 250.
Bristol Motor Speedway has something besides great on-track competition. They might just be able to boast the greatest driver introductions in NASCAR.
Q: You guys complain about Danica [Patrick]’s coverage in the Mirror Driving column. But you’re increasing her coverage when you talk about again and again?
Ms. Danica Patrick will be taking a four-month break from taxicab racing to return to her day job wheeling glorified go-karts in IndyCar.