Race Weekend Central

Thinkin’ Out Loud: Just Like Old Times, Kurt Busch Wins Bristol

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Who’s in the headline Kurt Busch owned Bristol at one point in time. He won five races there from 2002 through 2006, including three straight in 2003 and 2004. Since his fifth win in 2006, he didn’t have a single runner-up finish. Busch ran in the top 10 the majority of the night and made …

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Tracking the Trucks: 2009 Kroger 200 at Martinsville

Timothy Peters took the checkered flag 1.815 seconds ahead of Todd Bodine to win the Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway Saturday afternoon. On lap 116, Peters inherited the lead when then-leader Denny Hamlin pitted for adjustments and led for the remainder of the race on the way to his first career Camping World Truck Series victory.

Tearing Apart the Trucks: Modified Drivers Make Their Debuts

After a three-week hiatus, the Camping World Truck Series is back in action this weekend at Martinsville Speedway. Ron Hornaday Jr. has been the team to beat all season, and unless disaster strikes, the No. 33 team is on the way to the Truck Series banquet in December. Meanwhile, a few drivers hope to make …

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