Blown tire costs Hamlin victory at Indianapolis

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Denny Hamlin was just seven laps from victory. He was 17.5 miles from becoming the third driver to win both the Daytona 500 and Brickyard 400 in the same season. Then, his right-front tire gave out. A dream run in the #Brickyard400 ends in a hard crash for @dennyhamlin. He was able to climb from […] READ MORE


The White Zone: The high-downforce package is a joke

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Who are these 80 percent of fans who say they like the high-downforce package? How do you look at Sunday’s Brickyard 400 and say with a straight face that this is good racing? NASCAR’s annual trek to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway was yet another display of what’s wrong with the high-downforce package that NASCAR stubbornly […] READ MORE


Is NASCAR starting races too late in the day?

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A long day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway has shed light on a new issue this season in NASCAR – later start times. Is NASCAR starting races too late in the day? Sunday’s Brickyard 400 race started just before 3 p.m. Eastern time. It was almost dark when race winner Kasey Kahne was celebrating in victory […] READ MORE


NASCAR, Overtime Line hand Kasey Kahne Brickyard 400

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Kasey Kahne took the lead through turn two after a strong restart with two laps to go at Sunday‚Äôs Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Hendrick Motorsports driver was on his way to his first win in 102 races, but he was going to have to hold off a hard-charging Brad Keselowski to do […] READ MORE