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Writing About Daytona To People Who “Don’t Get” NASCAR: #2 – Junior Redeems Himself

It’s a funny thing about Daytona.

One win can change your whole career. In that one moment in 2011 as unheralded Trevor Bayne outdistanced Carl Edwards and others to become a Daytona 500 champion, he was instantly crowned the future of NASCAR. 1,132 more words

Carl Edwards

From Dirt to Daytona

I’m going to cut straight to the chase (the one before knockout rounds), I like free stuff and I know you do too so lets settle down, talk this out, get you, yes you, to the 2016 Daytona 500 for free! 437 more words


NASCAR Lifts Suspension on Kurt Busch

NASCAR has lifted driver Kurt Busch’s suspension, though he remains on probation, the group announced in a statement Wednesday.

Busch was suspended Feb. 20 amid allegations of domestic violence. 121 more words

Misconceptions of NASCAR

To a NASCAR fan, a race represents tradition, sportsmanship and competition. To a NASCAR fan, a race is complex, dynamic and intricate. To a NASCAR fan, their favorite driver, or team, is not picked, but is a part of the family, as much as they are. 450 more words

Post-Kobalt 400 Things I think I think About NASCAR: Mile and a Half Tracks

Another week of NASCAR racing come and gone.  Another mile and a half track come and gone, the second in the first three weeks of the season.   835 more words


Daytona 500

We recently spent a week in northern Florida with Megan’s brothers. Megan’s oldest brother is a huge Nascar fan, specifically of the driver Danica Patrick. The impetus of this trip was to attend the Daytona 500 and have some time together as siblings. 573 more words