Welcome Back, King: Jones Steals Southern 500

Who saw that coming?  For the third time in his career and the second time in the Southern 500, Erik Jones captured his first win since 2019, the first win for Richard Petty since Aric with an A did it in 2010.  It was also the first time the famous 43 visited victory lane inContinue reading “Welcome Back, King: Jones Steals Southern 500”

Concrete King: Elliott Wins Big in Nashville

It sure looked like it was going to be Joe Gibbs’ day in Nashville. At one point, The Super Bowl Championship coach turned NASCAR Championship Car Owner had all four of his cars in the top five, separated only by Ryan Blaney’s Penske Ford. Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex, Jr. had traded the lead forContinue reading “Concrete King: Elliott Wins Big in Nashville”

The Perfect Nightcap: Hamlin Wins First 600

After last week’s abomination of an All Star Race, the bar had been lowered for 1.5 mile tracks and the Gen 7.  But you didn’t have to do them like that Charlotte.  After 600 miles of Remembrance, heartbreak, confusion, insane crashes and contenders wiping each other out, Denny Hamlin was the last man standing, edgingContinue reading “The Perfect Nightcap: Hamlin Wins First 600”

Chase Briscoe’s Series of Fortunate (and Sometimes Unfortunate) Events

Read about the ups and downs of the career of NASCAR Cup Series driver Chase Briscoe.