Baby Busch is On the Way

The news broke this morning on social media that Kyle and Samantha Busch are expecting their first child. The due date is next May, and falls around Sprint All-Star Race weekend. I want to congratulate them both, and wish good luck in the next chapter of their lives. They will definitely be great parents!

The couple is very active on twitter, so its likely that fans will be able to stay up-to-date on the pregnancy until the day Baby Busch arrives.

Paint Scheme Report: Charlotte Motor Speedway

PaintSchemeReportA new feature to Turn 4 Racing News, the “Paint Scheme Report” will depict which cars came to the track looking great and which ones did not. This social media driven report will use pictures found on twitter and discuss what’s great or not so great about the different schemes.

The second race weekend of the season at Charlotte Motor Speedway is upon us. It’s a homecoming for most drivers and teams which means the cars are looking their best. In addition, this is the only night race during the Chase for the Sprint Cup and that brings some different looking cars that will shine under the lights this weekend. (more…)

Dirty Mo Radio Makes Appearance as Sponsor on JR Motorsports Car in Charlotte

charlotte_nns_p2_alexIt’s always neat to see new sponsors break into the sport of NASCAR. Whether it’s a food chain, clothing retailer, or an internet product – fans tend to be very supportive of the company. While the sponsor for Alex Bowman’s JR Motorsports (JRM) debut isn’t technically new to the sport, it’s bringing in a new type of sponsorship – podcasting.

Through social media, many fans and NASCAR industry leaders have heard about Dirty Mo Radio (DMR). It’s the podcast station developed by NASCAR Nationwide Series team JRM. For fans of the team and Dale Earnhardt Jr., it’s the place for limitless information and insight.

JRM Director of Communications Mike Davis spearheads the station and is one of personalities found on a couple of their four podcasts. Currently, the station features The Monday Recap, The Dale Jr. Download, Kelly Earnhardt-Miller’s Fast Lane Family, and JRM 360: The Podcast. (more…)

Race Reaction: Hollywood Casino 400

kansas2_nscs_johnson_garage_100514A lot went down Sunday afternoon at Kansas Speedway. From shocking wrecks which took two champions and a driver having a career year out of the race prematurely to a not-so-surprising finish – there is plenty to discuss following the opening race in the Contender Round. (more…)

The Road to Miami: The Challenger Round Surprised, or Did It?

Photo: Getty Imgaes

Photo: Getty Imgaes

The opening Challenger Round of the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup championship turned out to be an interesting set of three races. It’s tough to classify the round as ‘surprising’ when in most ways – it really wasn’t. However, in some cases– it definitely was. The competition proved to be fierce on every lap and it set the tone for the remaining seven events.

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Paint Scheme Report: Dover International Speedway

PaintSchemeReportA new feature to Turn 4 Racing News, the “Paint Scheme Report” will depict which cars came to the track looking great and which ones did not. This social media driven report will use pictures found on twitter and discuss what’s great or not so great about the different schemes.

The Challenger Round comes to a close this weekend in Dover. With that in mind, drivers on the  bubble will be doing everything in their power to earn a spot in the Contender 12. Fans are in for a wild AAA 400 as all drivers are going to want to be running up front because that’s their best shot at advancing. A unique set of paint schemes are on track this weekend and we have a lot to discuss in this week’s edition of the Paint Scheme Report. (more…)

Paint Scheme Report: New Hampshire Motor Speedway and Kentucky Speedway

PaintSchemeReportA new feature to Turn 4 Racing News, the “Paint Scheme Report” will depict which cars came to the track looking great and which ones did not. This social media driven report will use pictures found on twitter and discuss what’s great or not so great about the different schemes.

Two action-packed tracks are up next on the schedule in New Hampshire Motor Speedway and Kentucky Speedway. Typically, the Paint Scheme Report focuses solely on NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schemes. However, this week, one from the NASCAR Nationwide Series makes the list. The New England market often puts new sponsors on cars during race weekend in New Hampshire and this weekend is no different. (more…)