Nascar at Michigan “After Chatter”: Fuel Mileage, with Horsepower, Takes Mark Martin to the Victory

Michigan proved to be a fuel mileage track once again and, much like Pocono last week, Jimmy Johnson came up just a bit short on fuel conservation. Although he dominated during most of the Michigan race, unfortunately, he didn’t dominate the last lap. Mark Martin was ready to settle for just a good, strong finish… Continue reading Nascar at Michigan “After Chatter”: Fuel Mileage, with Horsepower, Takes Mark Martin to the Victory

Nascar at Michigan: Qualifying May Not Say Much About the Race…again.

As a Nascar fan (and former local short track racer), I just can’t seem to understand why they call it “race” qualifying. It seems it could better be named “pit stall” qualifying rather than qualifying for a good starting spot for the race. If past weeks tell us anything, it would be that qualifying tells… Continue reading Nascar at Michigan: Qualifying May Not Say Much About the Race…again.

The Nascar Cup Qualifying Rainout Should Make For An Interesting Pocono Race

Once again the rains have fallen on the Nascar Sprint Cup Series and washed out qualifying for this weekend’s race at Pocono. That means the Cup teams will line up according to owner points. Emotions are mixed amongst the drivers and crews and, although a little time off is a good thing for many, it… Continue reading The Nascar Cup Qualifying Rainout Should Make For An Interesting Pocono Race

“The Monster” After Chatter from Just A Fan’s View

The ‘Monster Mile’ at Dover, Delaware once again proved to be a race with lots of surprises and also proved why you never consider a race at ‘the Monster’ to be over before the checkered flag falls. One of the biggest surprises was the last 25 laps and Jimmy Johnson driving hard to overtake Greg… Continue reading “The Monster” After Chatter from Just A Fan’s View

Nascar Teams Take on the Monster at Dover

This week, Nascar takes on the Monster Mile at Dover International Speedway and, if qualifying says anything about how things will go, it could prove to be a tough day for more than a few. The Monster can reach out and ruin a day faster than you blink and it has already proven it is… Continue reading Nascar Teams Take on the Monster at Dover

Coca Cola 600 “After Chatter” from Just A Fan’s View

David Reutimann and his “00” team used the old, “We’re stayin’ out and we hope it keeps on raining” strategy to hopefully propel themselves to victory in the Coca Cola 600 this last weekend. Although it took 2 hours for that strategy to finally play out, it proved to be the winning strategy of the… Continue reading Coca Cola 600 “After Chatter” from Just A Fan’s View

The Coca Cola 600 at Lowe’s Motor Speedway from Just A Fan’s View

The Nascar endurance race called the Coca Cola 600 this weekend will be an endurance race for the competitors and the fans. The extra 100 miles means the real racing won’t begin until after most races are already over.(Click play below to hear the audio version of this article) Hi, everyone and welcome to Just… Continue reading The Coca Cola 600 at Lowe’s Motor Speedway from Just A Fan’s View

The Nascar All Star “Event” at Lowe’s Motor Speedway from Just A Fan’s View

Click Play below for the audio version of this article… Okay… There are a lot people that write and talk about Nascar Sprint Cup racing out there talking about the “Event” for this weekend and I understand some of their complaints and comments. Many of them don’t speak highly of the “race” this weekend (which… Continue reading The Nascar All Star “Event” at Lowe’s Motor Speedway from Just A Fan’s View

Darlington “After Chatter” from Just A Fan’s View

Click Play below to hear the audio version of this article Hey, everybody… The race at Darlington Saturday night was another great Nascar race with a record number of cautions and plenty of excitement and drama right down to the dropping of the checkered flag. Since everybody already knows who won, I don’t see any… Continue reading Darlington “After Chatter” from Just A Fan’s View

Nascar at Darlington from Just A Fan’s View

Click Play below for the audio version of this article Hey, everybody…as you already know, the track that’s “Too Tough To Tame” is the stop this week for Nascar and it should prove to be a test for all involved. From the fabricators to the drivers, no one will be lacking for pressure to fix… Continue reading Nascar at Darlington from Just A Fan’s View

Just A Fan’s View and Nascar “After Chatter” from Richmond

Click PLAY below to listen to the audio version Hi everybody… I don’t think anyone will deny the fact that Kyle Bush is a force to be reckoned with now and for the foreseeable future in Nascar. Anyone who thinks he isn’t making an impact on the sport just isn’t paying attention. He is one… Continue reading Just A Fan’s View and Nascar “After Chatter” from Richmond

A Fan’s View of Nascar at Talladega

Click Play below to listen to the audio version of this article. Hi, everybody…and welcome to Just A Fan’s View this week… Some may call me strange and out of touch, but, I love restrictor plate racing. That puts me in an interesting position when it comes to a sport encompassing going fast and turning… Continue reading A Fan’s View of Nascar at Talladega