Even the ice, wind and snow can't keep us from talking NASCAR...or keep some good old-fashioned Small Team Drama from happening! Kurt gets signed, Jamie Mac is a bit pessimistic - and two small teams are stirring things up! We talk all the NASCAR News on the latest ITD show!
Martinsville lives up to expectations...but was Denny Hamlin a little TOO into the short-track action last weekend? We recap Kyle's win and the Hamlin-Elliott dust-up, plus - the latest NASCAR News includes rumors about Danica and Aric Almirola, and our preview and picks for Texas!
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Joey Logano won, Kyle Larson lost (again), and it was all just a little bit of a mess; but whether you liked it or not, you have to admit that NASCAR All-Star weekend was anything but boring. Here are our five things from the weekend of million-dollar racing in Charlotte:
Matt Kenseth became the fourth Joe Gibbs Racing driver to win a race this season - dodging big wrecks and hard-charging Rookies at the end of the race to take the checkered flag Sunday at Dover. But here are five other things that we noticed from the weekend of racing
Kyle Busch finally shook off his Kansas Curse by winning Saturday night...and in the process, it seems like he may have passed that curse along to Martin Truex, Jr., who really should have won the race. But that's the headline you can read anywhere - what else happened in the
Brad Keselowski survived an incredibly wild race at Talladega to take his second victory of the season...but you already know about that. Instead of re-hashing the win, though, here are five other things we noticed from the weekend of racing at NASCAR's biggest track:
1. Talladega has the best fans: All
Carl Edwards put the classic bump-and-run on teammate Kyle Busch on the final turn of the final lap to win at Richmond, and that alone made Sunday's race worth the price of admission, but here are five other things we noticed from the weekend of NASCAR racing:
1. Sundays at Richmond
Carl Edwards dominated Sunday in an impressive win at Bristol, and that's the headline you'll read about all over the 'net, but here are five other things we saw this weekend at the Bullring:
1. What about those guys in the Top-10? Bristol's not an easy track, and yeah, a few
Kyle Busch's career long slump at Martinsville Speedway ended in spectacular fashion this weekend at the half-mile paperclip - as he swept both the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and Sprint Cup races in commanding fashion. But has his impressive performance stirred up controversy, in the process? Maybe - here
Kevin Harvick had to settle once again for second-best after leading the most laps Sunday at Auto Club Speedway, as hometown favorite Jimmie Johnson checked out on the final restart of the race, tallying his NASCAR-best sixth career win at the two-mile oval. But while everyone else is obsessed with