Candice Smith, “Chief 187™”, is a writer, columnist, blogger, and creator of the widely successful Chief 187™ Chatter.

A card-carrying member of the National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) two years running, Candice has covered NASCAR for three seasons. She has attended both second Pocono and Homestead as official NASCAR media in 2012.

Candice is the creator and host of “Drafting the Circuits” which airs every Wednesday night at 9pm ET on . It is re-broadcast on the Performance Motorsports Network. Drafting the Circuits is available on iTunes. On that program she and her panel discuss the racing stories of the week from IndyCar and Formula 1 to NASCAR. Guests are a part of the show and represent what is going on in racing across the country from local venues to the top tiers of the sports the show covers.

In 2013 guests on Drafting the Circuits have included Joe Nemechek, Shawna Robinson, Jennifer Jo Cobb, Larry McReynolds, Dr. Jerry Punch, and Beaux Barfield.

Candice is also co-host of “Burning Rubber Radio” which airs on the Performance Motorsports Network. There Candice interviews NCWTS drivers, ARCA drivers, and other local heroes in racing.

Candice’s original column “Why I Love NASCAR by Chief 187™” has been featured on Skirts and Scuffs for its third consecutive season and is a weekly feature on Jayski.

In addition to NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Recaps and Friday Music Blogs, Chief 187™ has posted many articles based on interviews with drivers, musicians and MMA fighters.

All of Candice’s latest NASCAR articles appear on Drafting the Circuits and have been spotlighted on Jayski.

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