Tag Archives: Dale Earnhardt

Fuel For Thought – Making The Case For Fuel Injection In NASCAR

Progress and change. Both are touchy subjects, and more often than not have no bearing or influence on the other. One can fly in the face of tradition while the other may support and reinforce it. I’ll spare you the political diatribe (for now) however, and cut to the chase where in NASCAR, the opportunity to make some gains may be on the horizon. While many oppose the thought of abandoning the iconic Holley four-barrel carburetor for computer controlled fuel injection, I think it is a change worth exploring for a number of reasons.

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NASCAR News for Friday, August 21, 2009

Bristol Holding Legends Race Again In 2010 Following the success of the 2009 legends race won by Sterling Marlin at Bristol Motor Speedway, the track will once again be holding the event to allow fans a chance to see past stars duke it out on the famed speedway. The 2010 …

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Take The Pain: Should Jeff Gordon’s Back Injury Be A Storyline As The Championship Chase Looms?

Playing hurt is one of the inevitabilities in professional sports, and the world of motorsports is no exception. In NASCAR particularly, it seems that more often than not, competing with an injury becomes the defining aspect of a championship season, and in recent years has played a significant role in determining the Sprint Cup championship. In 2009 that trend has continued, with Jeff Gordon battling a persistent bad back that was aggravated in a late-race wreck at Watkins Glen two weeks ago when he struck the spinning-in-mid-air car of Sam Hornish, Jr. and then the blue Armco barrier lining the track.

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There’s Just Something About Monday Races At Pocono

The only disappointment for race fans this week should be that the Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 was rescheduled for Monday due to rain, resulting in many NASCAR loyalists to miss the live broadcast of the event. That's because -- wouldn’t you know it -- there was finally a good stock car race at Pocono Raceway and not everyone was able to witness it! Based on the rain, we should have known this race at Pocono would be a good one...

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