Chandra Johnson, wife of Jimmie Johnson, loses her brother

4/1/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

They say bad news travels in threes, but in this case, it has moved beyond three.  NASCAR lost three last week, not drivers, or staff, but fam...

Deaths in NASCAR Community headline the week

3/29/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

As you undoubtedly have heard, NASCAR's First Lady, Lynda Petty, passed away earlier this week.  Sadly, media guy, John Roberts, lost his ...

Is Dale Earnhard Jr going to be the next Open Wheel Swap Driver?

3/26/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

In 2003 it was Jeff Gordon who swapped rides with Juan Pablo Montoya.  At the time, JPM was a Formula One driver, and Jeff was at the top of h...

Richard Petty's Wife passes Away, as Shawna Robinson Prepares to battle Cancer

3/26/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

Days like this are the toughest.  Today, after a four year battle with Central Nervous Lymphoma, the wife of the King, Richard Petty, has pass...

Hey NASCAR Isn't it called RACING?

3/23/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

At the beginning of the season, I posted how happy I was to see the changes NASCAR was proposing to the Chase - primarily the "Win and You'...

¸NASCAR visits Fontana, Drivers visit Hollywood

3/21/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

California's Auto Club Speedway has not been the most exciting track in the past, but they try.  As this is the great state of California,...

It's raining at Bristol, so that means Night Race! Or does it?

3/16/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

Yep, that's right, it's raining at Bristol.  Right now Michael Waltrip is doing the Motorhome Walk to kill time.  Clint Bowyer pr...

It's Bristol Baby! Can Dale Jr tie the King's record?

3/15/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

It's concrete.  It's loud.  It's the bull ring.  It's Bristol, Baby! Qualifying is already history, and Denny Ham...

Let's talk racing in the Desert!

3/9/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

Although there are sports galore around the world today, in my mind, none are more exciting than NASCAR.  So, I thought why not have a good ol...

Dale Earnhardt Jr and Kevin Harvick lead the way to Vegas

3/7/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

With two races under our belt, we see Dale Earnhardt Jr leading the points.   Kevin Harvick, who had a disasterous finish at Daytona, won last...

Jeff Gordon knows how to get revenge

2/28/14 in NASCAR   |   Pat   |   5230 respect

Jeff Gordon has had revenge on his mind for a while now. Not in a malicious sense, of course. Jeff's a pretty nice guy. But when a Jalopn...

Daytona was last weekend, it's on to Phoenix

2/28/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

ICYMI, Dale Earnhardt Jr. won his second Daytona 500 last weekend.  It wasn't a fluke win, it wasn't a fuel mileage win, and it wasn&#...

ESPNW, Fox News fooled by Daytona 500 replay that aired on Fox Network

2/24/14 in NASCAR   |   JoeKukura   |   488 respect

Congratulations are in order for Dale Earnhardt, Jr., who won the Daytona 500 Sunday following a painfully long six-hour rain delay -- the longest ...

The countdown clock is at zero and it's time for The Great American Race

2/23/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

The Daytona 500 has the most convoluted qualifying process in NASCAR and I've said that many times.  How it all shakes out when the flag d...

The uniqueness of Daytona Qualifying continues with the Bud Duels

2/20/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11790 respect

Already there have been crashes, trash talking and even disrespect.   And the season hasn't really even started. Tonight the second ...