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Friday Music Blog: Music Featuring Car References

We are in the final weeks of the NASCAR “off season”, a season that has been filled with late-breaking news, potential “massive” changes, and enthusiastic endeavors in terms of qualifying. All of this is great – or not – depending on your point of view. But, all I know is, ...

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How I Would Change NASCAR

Each season NASCAR tries to implement change and its detractors poo poo it like yesteryear’s disastrous hairstyle. And, as I am a proponent of NASCAR and its product, I take some flak for my positive disposition even though I have stated time and time again that I do not agree ...

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‘Gearing up for 2014: IndyCar Off-Season Report’ by Frank Santoroski

IndyCar put on a 2013 season where the on-track product rivaled that of all the other major racing series.  Yet, somehow, the series still finds itself struggling to find an audience.  During the long off-season, news from the organization has been scattered with updates few and far between.  In fact, ...

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Podcast: Drafting The Circuits: January 22, 2014

Drafting The Circuits speaks with CJ Faison

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Crosley Number 1

My story last left off with my first sports car, a 492 Berkley. After this love affair with English built cars it came time to finally find a US sports car. The only one for me had to be a Crosley. Now I must admit that brother Fred has had ...

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2014 Formula 1 Report: USA Edition Drafting the Circuits Week 3

Circuits Countdown   Pre Season Testing Jerez, Spain                          January 28-31 Bahrain Test 1                      February 19-22 Bahrain Test 2                      February 27- March 2 Grand Prix of Australia       March 14-16   2014 CAR LAUNCH DATES Team                  Date                    Model       Location  McLaren             January 24         MP4-29     Online 12 pm UK ...

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The Core of NASCAR

The NASCAR headlines all proclaim change on the horizon.  From banning of tandem drafting at Daytona to new faces in iconic car numbers, nothing is the same from last year or last generation or ever.  The only constant, it seems, is change. And I, for one, am a proponent of ...

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Interesting Facts About Dale Earnhardt, Other Drivers, & NASCAR

We see them on and off the track, and have since NASCAR’s first race in Daytona Beach in February 1948. But, it was the December before in 1947, when a group of men met with Bill France, Sr. in Daytona that NASCAR was born.  Since its inception, NASCAR has grown ...

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Podcast: Drafting The Circuits: January 15, 2014

Drafting The Circuits speaks with Special Guest: ARCA driver Mason Mitchell who just joined veteran Nationwide crew chief Brad Parrott

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‘Greatest Races Ever: The Centennial Indianapolis 500 (2011)’ by Frank Santoroski

Greatest Races Ever is a series of articles that looks back on some of the wildest, unpredictable, most competitive or just plain odd races over the years.  This week’s installment takes us to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 2011.  The 2011 500 mile race was the culmination of a three-year ...

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