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Hall of Fame Countdown Begins
Monday, 22 Mar, 2010 – 17:41 | Comments Off on Hall of Fame Countdown Begins
Hall of Fame Countdown Begins

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To mark the final days before the opening of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, fans are invited to participate in a 50-day countdown on Twitter and watch www.NASCARHall.com for 50 days of news about the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Beginning Monday and running through May 11, a trivia question will be posted each morning on the […]

Ingram: Hello Spoiler, Good-bye Rear Wing
Monday, 22 Mar, 2010 – 12:08 | 3 Comments
Ingram: Hello Spoiler, Good-bye Rear Wing

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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From the Monday Morning Crew Chief:
The switch to a spoiler on the COT chassis, which will help make it more of the car of yesteryear as well as the car of tomorrow, is a bit like team owners changing crew chiefs when things aren’t working right for one of their drivers. […]

Pedley: 48 Has Won The Head Game
Monday, 22 Mar, 2010 – 7:50 | 2 Comments
Pedley: 48 Has Won The Head Game

For Chad Knaus, it seems to be mission accomplished. It seems that his oft-stated goal of not just winning the mechanical battles against other Sprint Cup teams, but also prevailing in the psychological war, is all but won.
At least that was sure the way it sounded late Sunday afternoon at Bristol Motor Speedway as contender-who-fell-short […]

Johnson Gets His First Victory At Bristol
Sunday, 21 Mar, 2010 – 15:40 | Comments Off on Johnson Gets His First Victory At Bristol
Johnson Gets His First Victory At Bristol

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Jimmie Johnson’s war on career hurdles continued Sunday as he got his first-ever Sprint Cup victory at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The victory came on Johnson’s 17th attempt at the .533-mile bull ring. By normal standards, that is not a long time. By Johnson’s, it seemed like forever.
“Yes, it has been one […]

Flag to Flag: Bristol
Sunday, 21 Mar, 2010 – 13:56 | Comments Off on Flag to Flag: Bristol
Flag to Flag: Bristol

Watching the Food City 500?
Nick Bromberg is.
Join him here as he live chats the race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Race Day Q and A: With Roger Penske
Sunday, 21 Mar, 2010 – 8:51 | Comments Off on Race Day Q and A: With Roger Penske
Race Day Q and A: With Roger Penske

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Roger Penske is one of the winningest and most respected team owners in all of motor sports.
One of his current Sprint Cup drivers, Brad Keselowski, has been at the center of NASCAR’s major current controversy – a late-race crash at Atlanta two weeks ago in which Keselowski’s car was hit from behind by that of […]

Race Day: Bigger Real Estate Squabbles On Tap?
Sunday, 21 Mar, 2010 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Race Day: Bigger Real Estate Squabbles On Tap?
Race Day: Bigger Real Estate Squabbles On Tap?

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Safety and excitement tend to be mutually exclusive concepts when it comes to racing. Unlike love and marriage, it just seems that when it comes to safety and excitement, you can’t have one with the other.
In today’s Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway, that theory will be tested as […]

Ugly Wreck Mars Legends Race
Saturday, 20 Mar, 2010 – 18:34 | 10 Comments
Ugly Wreck Mars Legends Race

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A scary crash in a race for retired NASCAR drivers at Bristol Motor Speedway Saturday afternoon resulted in unspecified injuries to Larry Pearson and Charlie Glotzbach.
Both were knocked unconscious in the crash and were transported to a hospital.
Pearson and Glotzbach were injured when Glotzbach’s car slammed into the driver-side door of Pearson’s car as Pearson […]

NASCAR Meets With Combatants
Saturday, 20 Mar, 2010 – 9:45 | One Comment
NASCAR Meets With Combatants

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NASCAR met with drivers Carl Edwards, Brad Keselowski and their team owners on Saturday morning to talk about their on-going feud.
Afterward some of those involved talked about the meeting.
Edwards said the meeting went well.
“I think the biggest thing coming out of that meeting is that now, I think, Brad and I understand one another […]

Pedley: Is Bad Brad Becoming A Garage-Area Outsider?
Saturday, 20 Mar, 2010 – 8:37 | Comments Off on Pedley: Is Bad Brad Becoming A Garage-Area Outsider?
Pedley: Is Bad Brad Becoming A Garage-Area Outsider?

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Apparently it is not just Carl Edwards who has cancelled his membership in the Brad Keselowski fan club. Judging from comments issued by other drivers at Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend, Bad Brad may not exactly be walking among friends as he roams the garages these days.
Jimmie Johnson, for example, […]