Category Archives: Sports

NASCAR Racing: Missouri-Illinois Dodge Dealers 250

With NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series taking the weekend off in preparation for next week’s Brickyard 400, the Nationwide series gets the limelight as they head to Gateway International Raceway in Madison, Ill. Notably, Ryan Truex, the younger brother of Martin Truex and a racing wunderkind in the developmental series, is making his debut Saturday night. [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Lifelock.com 400

Night racing continues after last weekend’s trip to Daytona as Chicagoland Speedway hosts the Nationwide and Sprint Cup Series drivers under the lights. Last week, Dale Earnhardt Jr. honored his father by bringing the #3 car to victory lane in the Nationwide race. This week, Danica Patrick returns after placing 30th at Loudon and will [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Lenox Industrial Tools 301

After a four-month hiatus, Danica Patrick returns to stock car racing this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Her last NASCAR Nationwide Series race was at Las Vegas in February, and it showed in her dismal speeds in the first practice. But after finishing 24th in speed in the second practice, will Danica be a [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Toyota/Sav-Mart 350

Road racing is the key phrase this weekend as both NASCAR series add right turns this weekend. On Saturday, the Nationwide Series visits Wisconsin’s Road America track for the first time, and only the second time that NASCAR has raced at the track (the last time being in 1956). On Sunday, the Sprint Cup Series [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400

The two different NASCAR series race on two different tracks this week: Nationwide at Kentucky Speedway and Sprint Cup at Michigan International Speedway. At Kentucky, Joey Logano will be looking to stay perfect, having won the two races that he’s driven there. At Michigan, drivers will be balancing speed with fuel conservation at a track [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Gillette Fusion ProGlide 500 presented by Target

After his brother’s win at NASCAR’s longest race of the season, Kyle Busch starts from the poll for this week’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway. The best starting position combined with a middle-of-the-pack starting spot for Cup point leader Kevin Harvick puts Kyle in a great position to take over the championship [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Coca-Cola 600

Over Memorial Day Weekend, the NASCAR Sprint Cup series runs its longest race of the season: the Coca-Cola 600. Ryan Newman and Kurt Busch start out front in a race where almost half of the drivers in the top five starting positions have won. But the bigger story may be another feud between teammates — [...]

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NASCAR Racing: All-Star Race

The 26th running of the NASCAR All-Star Race highlights an all Sprint Cup weekend. The Motor Racing Network (MRN) will present live radio coverage of Saturday’s All-Star Race at 6:30 p.m. (EDT). The evening begins with a 29-car showdown that features several top drivers, including Juan Montoya, Jeff Burton, Carl Edwards and Greg Biffle. Only [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Autism Speaks 400 presented by Hershey’s Milk & Milkshakes

Martin Truex Jr. and Kasey Kahne will fill the front row for Sunday’s Autism Speaks 400 at Dover International Speedway. The NASCAR Sprint Cup series returns to the daytime after two wild night races at Richmond and Darlington with Kyle Busch and Denny Hamlin winning respectively. Dover brings questions like whether Tony Stewart can turn [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Crown Royal 400

NASCAR hosts night races this weekend at what many drivers consider to be the prototype track: Richmond International Raceway. Onto this short-track known for its heated racing comes a heated battle for the Nationwide series championship between Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch. In the Sprint Cup series, teammates Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon [...]

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