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That’s History: Chase This!

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. But useless is as useless does, and like the Chase these facts are certainly useless, entertaining maybe, but totally unnecessary.

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!

Fantasy Picks ‘N’ Pans: 2006 Dover 400 Edition

The first week of the Chase has passed, and there were some clear cut winners and losers. Up next is Dover’s Monster Mile… who will slay the beast and who will be beaten? Let’s find out.

Mirror Driving: Who Needs to be Fixed More… Kyle Busch, Jimmie Johnson or the Chase?

Who was hurt more on Sunday – Kyle Busch or Jimmie Johnson? In particular, what has happened to the No. 48 team since August, and can it be fixed?

Who’s Hot/Who’s Not in Nextel Cup: 2006 Dover 400 Edition

As fall nears and a brisk chill begins to fill the air, the battle for the 2006 NASCAR Nextel Cup championship is just starting to heat up. Just one race into the 10-race Chase, the points standings have already jumbled up faster than the leaves can start to change colors. With the driver points for …

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Who Will Win NASCAR’s 2006 Chase? Frontstretch Weighs In

Now that the field is set, who will win NASCAR’s 2006 Chase for the Championship? Read on to find out who your favorite Frontstretch writer picked… and why.

Full Throttle: For Mark Martin, Salute to You 3?

Mark Martin announced his retirement in 2004. He said 2005 would be his last season in Cup. He and Rusty Wallace did all of the commensurate glad handing. They accepted rocking chairs and art work and all of the assorted paraphernalia that is associated with a farewell tour. Then Jack Roush got into a bind. …

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Thompson in Turn 5: Mark Martin – Time to Change the Legacy

Dubbed the “greatest driver who never won a title,” Mark Martin has once again qualified for a spot in NASCAR’s Nextel Cup Chase to the Championship by virtue of his fifth-place finish at Richmond last Saturday night. The Arkansas native, along with Roush Racing teammate Matt Kenseth and Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson, is one …

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