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Woody: Waltrip Induction Into Hall Is Well-Deserved
Friday, 20 Jan, 2012 – 12:16 | 3 Comments
Woody: Waltrip Induction Into Hall Is Well-Deserved

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
When I first met Darrell Waltrip in the late 1960s his favorite saying was, “The squeaky wheel gets the grease.”
D.W. was definitely a squeaky wheel and he got tons of …

Pedley: Some Racing Chases Will Never Be Won
Tuesday, 17 Jan, 2012 – 9:34 | Comments Off on Pedley: Some Racing Chases Will Never Be Won
Pedley: Some Racing Chases Will Never Be Won

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
This morning, as seagulls are picking through the infield leftovers at Daytona International Speedway, the rest of us are left to conduct some searches of our own. Not for half-eaten …

Williams: Free Speech Curtailed At Daytona
Monday, 16 Jan, 2012 – 10:08 | One Comment
Williams: Free Speech Curtailed At Daytona

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Two adages often heard in motorsports are: “What goes around comes around” and “The more things change the more they stay the same.” Such is the case with NASCAR’s rules …

David Ragan In Front Row
Monday, 16 Jan, 2012 – 9:22 | Comments Off on David Ragan In Front Row
David Ragan In Front Row

Front Row Motorsports has signed David Ragan to drive the No. 34 Ford Fusion in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
Ragan, who drove for Roush Fenway Racing the last five seasons, joins Front Row veteran David …

Thunder Ends; Work Continues On Rules For 500
Sunday, 15 Jan, 2012 – 9:23 | Comments Off on Thunder Ends; Work Continues On Rules For 500
Thunder Ends; Work Continues On Rules For 500

By Jm Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
The end of NASCAR’s three-day test at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday did not mean the end of testing – for the Sprint Cup teams nor for NASCAR.
Series official John …

Pedley: Jimmie’s Team Is A Man Short At Daytona
Saturday, 14 Jan, 2012 – 10:08 | Comments Off on Pedley: Jimmie’s Team Is A Man Short At Daytona
Pedley: Jimmie’s Team Is A Man Short At Daytona

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Quotes and comments from and about Thursday’s Day 2 of the two-day Sprint Cup test at Daytona International Speedway:
The image, at least, of crew chief Chad Knaus is that …

Is A Pack Mentality Returning To Plate Tracks?
Friday, 13 Jan, 2012 – 18:19 | Comments Off on Is A Pack Mentality Returning To Plate Tracks?
Is A Pack Mentality Returning To Plate Tracks?

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The big experiment continued on Friday at Daytona International Speedway as drivers took to the track in a relatively big pack for the first time under the current rules package, which …

Carl Edwards Begins His Search For A New Edge
Friday, 13 Jan, 2012 – 13:18 | Comments Off on Carl Edwards Begins His Search For A New Edge
Carl Edwards Begins His Search For A New Edge

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – When he took his turn answering questions from the media at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday, Carl Edwards seemed upbeat about 2012 despite his heart-breaking loss …

Pedley: Lots To Talk About After Day 1 Of Testing
Friday, 13 Jan, 2012 – 10:06 | Comments Off on Pedley: Lots To Talk About After Day 1 Of Testing
Pedley: Lots To Talk About After Day 1 Of Testing

Quotes and comments from and about Thursday’s Day 1 of the two-day Sprint Cup test at Daytona International Speedway:
By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Mark Martin’s sunny side is permanently set on “up”, you know? Dude …

Pairs Persist During First Day Of Testing At DIS
Thursday, 12 Jan, 2012 – 19:10 | Comments Off on Pairs Persist During First Day Of Testing At DIS
Pairs Persist During First Day Of Testing At DIS

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA Beach, Fla. –  The two-car tandem appears to be here to stay. Just minutes into the second test session on Thursday at Daytona International Speedway, drivers were running in …