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Covering Motorsports Now
Friday, 27 Mar, 2009 – 0:01 | 25 Comments
Covering Motorsports Now

You can add the way which you are viewed by daily newspapers to the list of indignities you are suffering these days, race fans. Because the fact is, you are being treated by those media outlets as unimportant at best and objects of ridicule at worst.

Vickers Netting Love from Fans
Wednesday, 25 Mar, 2009 – 21:35 | Comments Off on Vickers Netting Love from Fans
Vickers Netting Love from Fans

By Rick Minter  | Senior Writer
Near the end of this year’s Daytona 500, NASCAR’s biggest race of the year, Brian Vickers had an on-track run-in with the sport’s biggest star, Dale Earnhardt Jr., an encounter many figured would bring out the boo birds for Vickers.
But when all the smoke cleared several days later, and all […]

Track Talk: Martinsville
Tuesday, 24 Mar, 2009 – 20:55 | Comments Off on Track Talk: Martinsville
Track Talk: Martinsville

This week’s Sprint Cup race is at Martinsville Speedway, a .526-mile paper-clip shaped track which is unique in all of NASCAR.
What do the drivers think of it?
“It’s a blast. If you’re hanging on and doing all you can to hang on the bottom and trying not to let people get by, […]

Roush Fades at Bristol
Monday, 23 Mar, 2009 – 19:25 | Comments Off on Roush Fades at Bristol

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
It took a long look at the box score from Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Bristol before a Roush Fenway Racing driver’s named popped into view. No, Bristol was not a Roush kind of place last weekend.
Driver David Ragan, who finished 27th for Roush, succinctly summed things up for the […]

A few words with: Mark McArdle
Thursday, 19 Mar, 2009 – 9:53 | Comments Off on A few words with: Mark McArdle

Mark McArdle is vice president for competition at Richard Petty Motorsports. He recently answered some questions about Dodges and RPM:

Question: Has your timetable changed at all in getting the new Dodge R6 engine introduced to your team?
McArdle: No, we really haven’t altered our timetable. The program was always calling for us to go through the […]

NASCAR.com Video of the day
Wednesday, 18 Mar, 2009 – 2:18 | Comments Off on NASCAR.com Video of the day
NASCAR.com Video of the day

Mark Martin talks about how the new 10 lap segment in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race is good for the fans.