Just as the Duck Commander 500 looked to be over, a game changing late yellow-flag made for a wild final restart. Joey Logano led prior to the caution, but strategy by other teams on pit road led to Logano having to restart third. However, his four tires prevailed over Jeff Gordon and Brian Vickers’ two, allowing Logano to save a win that almost got away. (more…)
Chase Elliott is certainly not your average 18 year-old. Most kids his age are not racing full-time, let alone winning a race at the national level. Elliott’s competing on a week-to-week basis in the Nationwide Series with some of the best drivers in NASCAR and beating them on a consistent basis. Making him one extraordinary teenager. (more…)
NASCAR heads to Texas Motor Speedway this weekend for another week of racing. There is no doubt action will be present as Texas always produces exciting racing. With a full weekend of racing ahead, use this handy track and TV schedule to keep everything straight so you do not miss any of the action.
For the first time since 2011, Kurt Busch was in victory lane Sunday afternoon when he held off Jimmie Johnson late in the race at Martinsville Speedway. After a slow start to his season in which Busch failed to finish inside the top 20 for the first four races, the No.41 team has found their comfort zone. Busch has now scored two straight top-three finishes which gives the team lots of momentum heading into the month of April. (more…)
As everyone recovers from a wild Bristol, another track that has seen its crazy moments shows up on the schedule. The last time NASCAR was at Auto Club Speedway, one of the most bizarre races in all of 2013 went down. From rivals mixing it up to water bottles flying through the air, it surely was a memorable race. The ability for drivers to spread out all across this track often produces very exciting racing, especially on the restarts. Whether you are over Bristol or not, another great race is slated for today.
The Trackside Duo couldn’t resist discussing the details of a wild Bristol race, so they did so and talked about some more of the biggest storylines from the past week. (more…)
Drivers will be California dreaming this weekend as they head back out to the West Coast for the annual scheduled stop at Auto Club Speedway.
The last time NASCAR was in Southern California, a thrilling race went down on and off the track. As rivals clashed and water bottles were thrown, a wilder Fontana emerged. This has fans wondering what could possibly happen in this year’s race, which is the question driving this week’s five predictions. (more…)
Starting Lineup for the Sprint Cup Series’ Auto Club 400 at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA
- Matt Kenseth (#20)
- Brad Keselowski (#2)
- Jimmie Johnson (#48)
- Kevin Harvick (#4)
- Clint Bowyer (#15) (more…)