The NASCAR Conversation: Cautions, Underdogs, and More

NSCS_Race_030115_10Its hard to believe that the 2015 NASCAR season is already two weeks in the books. The amount of drama Speedweeks produced could have lasted an entire season. It was then followed up by another action-packed weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. This has led to a buzzing sport early in season, and with bigger things ahead – its only going to get better.

With so much to discuss and not enough characters on twitter to do so, comes the first edition of “The NASCAR Conversation.” This weekly feature will dive into the sport’s hottest topics, current happenings, news, rumors, tweets, and more.

Many stories have already made headlines two races into the year. This provides plenty to discuss following the events in Atlanta, and as we head into Las Vegas Motor Speedway race weekend. Kick back, relax, and let’s discuss some racing. Continue reading “The NASCAR Conversation: Cautions, Underdogs, and More”

Paint Scheme Report: Atlanta Motor Speedway

paintschemereportA new season always brings new paint schemes. Many different looks made their debut at Daytona International Speedway last week, and will be back in action this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

The Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 will be a long, grueling race with plenty of different drivers taking their turns at the front of the field. This will allow for plenty of TV time for the cars, and some examination of the new looks. Another crop of neat schemes took to the track on Saturday for the NASCAR XFINITY Series race, and join the Sprint Cup cars on this week’s list.

The first edition of the “Paint Scheme Report” in 2015 includes some of the sport’s biggest stars. See whether or not your favorite driver made this list, and agree or disagree with the rankings. Continue reading “Paint Scheme Report: Atlanta Motor Speedway”

Atlanta Race Weekend Follows

With so many ways to follow the NASCAR action each and every weekend, its always difficult to find the best information. During the 2015 season, I’ll help sort the clutter by providing a list of the best twitter accounts, hashtags, and programs to use and watch during race weekend.

A tripleheader race weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway means there will be many ways to follow the racing. This week’s “Race Weekend Follows” includes twitter accounts where there will be great content, hashtags to join the conversation, radio accounts where you can hear the discussion, and schedule for catching pre and post-race on TV.

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Storyline Notebook: Week of February 23, 2015

A new feature to Turn 4 Racing News in 2015, “Storyline Notebook” will be the place to catch up on all the NASCAR news from the week. This weekly infograph will be short and concise, while still updating fans on all the major happenings. Find it easily on twitter using the hashtag #StorylineNotebook.

After a wild Speedweeks, the season is in full-swing heading to Atlanta Motor Speedway. With driver changes, penalties, and stolen race cars – there is quite the mix of news in this week’s edition.Storyline Notebooks

Atlanta Motor Speedway Weekly Racing Schedule

After an exciting Speedweeks, all three series are back in action this weekend in Hampton, GA at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Fans can catch the doubleheader of NASCAR XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series competition Saturday, followed by 500 miles of thrilling Sprint Cup Series racing on Sunday.

Keep track of when the cars will hit the track and where you can watch with this week’s Weekly Racing Schedule.2Atlanta

Race to the Chase: Atlanta Motor Speedway

With the completely-new Chase for the Sprint Cup Series championship approaching, there will be a lot to watch for in the final regular season races. To break it all down, I’ll post this weekly infograph to show who is on the Chase Grid and who is on the outside looking in. Also, I’ll include a list of drivers who could potentially win their first race of the season and put themselves in a position to make the Chase. Two races remain and the Race to the Chase is on.Race to the Chase Atlanta3

JR Motorsports Seeks Success in Atlanta

atlanta_nns_elliott_082914It has been the year of @JRMotorsports in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. Through 23 races, the team has been to Victory Lane a series leading seven times. They also hold the top two positions in drivers standings with @ChaseElliott and @ReganSmith. The team is currently excelling on all levels which is a trend they expect to keep up heading to Atlanta Motor Speedway. Continue reading “JR Motorsports Seeks Success in Atlanta”