Three Big Stories: Las Vegas (2022)

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NASCAR pushed all its chips to the center of the table and won the pot, three races into the 2022 season. Sunday’s Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway gave us much to discuss.┬áRoss Chastain (possibly) had his breakout NASCAR Cup Series race with a dominant drive and podium finish. Alex Bowman inches closer and […] READ MORE


The White Zone: The high-downforce package is an enigma

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I ranted and raved on the high-downforce package many, many times last season. I said it produced a great race, last Sunday at Homestead. I thought Las Vegas would give us a typical high-downforce race. SPOILER ALERT, it didn’t. I don’t get this package, anymore. The White Zone: The high-downforce package is an enigma Sunday’s […] READ MORE


Jimmie Johnson’s Post-2020 Plans

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The Jimmie Johnson retirement gift tour began Friday at Auto Club Speedway. Track president Dave Allen presented him with a replica of his Moto 3 helmet from his childhood motorcycle racing days in the early 1980s. Post-2020 Plans for Jimmie Johnson “I have a picture of me at Speedway 117 in Chula Vista, laying on […] READ MORE



Ryan Newman released from Hospital

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Ryan Newman is alive and well. Thankfully, approximately 42 hours following a last-lap crash in Monday night’s Daytona 500 where Newman’s car was flipped and t-boned, the Indiana native walked out of the hospital on Wednesday holding the hands of his daughters. Roush Fenway Racing tweeted at 1:43 p.m. Wednesday that the driver of the […] READ MORE