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”

Storyline Notebook: #CMSMediaTour

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 throughout the season. The 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.

The 2015 Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour brought a lot of announcements. This week’s notebook features all the major stories, and news that you should be aware of as the season starts back up.  Continue reading “Storyline Notebook: #CMSMediaTour”

Wallace Jr. Holds On for Victory in Thrilling Eldora Race

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In one of the most dominating performances the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series has seen this season, Darrell Wallace Jr. ended up in victory lane Wednesday night at Eldora Speedway. Despite his lack of dirt-track racing experience, he was able to beat some of the best in the business in route to victory. Continue reading “Wallace Jr. Holds On for Victory in Thrilling Eldora Race”

KBM Sweeps Top Two Spots as Busch Wins Fifth Race of 2014

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In another dominating performance in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, Kyle Busch emerged victorious after a battle with the rough and tough Kentucky Speedway. He led most of the event and only surrendered the lead a few times to Brad Keselowski and Darrell Wallace Jr. Continue reading “KBM Sweeps Top Two Spots as Busch Wins Fifth Race of 2014”

Wallace Jr. Scores Second Career NASCAR Victory

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Darrell Wallace Jr. put a stop to the rough start to 2014 he has been experiencing on Saturday night. The win will provide the No. 54 team with confidence as they continue to attempt climbing out of the hole the first six races has left them in.

Despite Cole Custer winning the pole, it was Wallace Jr. storming to the lead on the first lap. He led up until points leader Matt Crafton took the lead on the restart after the third caution of the race. Continue reading “Wallace Jr. Scores Second Career NASCAR Victory”

3 Bold Predictions: Camping World Truck Series

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In the wild, action-packed, and thrilling Camping World Truck Series, anything can happen. The start of each season brings new opportunity for every driver. Whether they are trying to make their name or just make a living, they put all their effort into these trucks with hope of claiming victory.  Whether it’s racing on dirt at Eldora, going three wide at Daytona and Talladega, or fighting for room at Martinsville and Bristol, action lives within these trucks and it is renewed each and every February.

It is difficult to predict what will come in this unpredictable series, so taking a wild guess is just as good as making a logical prediction. Below, I give my bold predictions for the upcoming season. Continue reading “3 Bold Predictions: Camping World Truck Series”

Inside the Garage: Fourth Cup Car on the Horizon for JGR

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Today, NASCAR is all about young talent. Every team and team owner wants the next Dale Earnhardt. The next Dale Earnhardt is very hard to come by unless you give the young driver a chance in your equipment and to have that driver prove that they have what it takes to succeed. No other team currently in NASCAR has as much talent and young superstars coming up through NASCAR’s ranks than Joe Gibbs Racing. JGR has lots of young talent and a potential fourth Cup ride which could be driven by any of JGR’s new and young talent. Continue reading “Inside the Garage: Fourth Cup Car on the Horizon for JGR”