January 19th, 2015
A host of issues were discussed by the chairman of NASCAR and the Series of Sprint Cup suggests that a driver did criticise about the quality of racing at the track. In 2013 similar incident occurred and frustration showed clearly.
In the event, Hamlin got irritated with the Toyota and then did not speak about it to keep it low profile. He stated that the car was not a match in front of the Gen-5 car but he did not allow himself to be pessimist. On March 3rd they came third in the race winning it by Carl Edwards.
It was the aero balance which was not going right. The position of track at times becomes everything. Hamlin’s comment was heard by NASCAR where the driver who was considered to be veteran was fined of 25,000 dollars. The rulebook of NASCAR came under violation. Read the rest of this entry »
October 18th, 2014
Nascar brings to the world some of the most exhilarating races of all time. The drivers are constantly flirting with top speed and looking to outdo each other in whichever way possible. The accidents and mishaps that they often come across do not hinder the spirit of these speed junkies. Team Penske continued to dominate the standings after the last race. Joey Logano captured the top spot and equaled the achievement of his fellow team mate in the process. Brad Keselowski had five wins to his name till now but he finished at the bottom half of the table that cost him dearly in the standings.
The former Nascar champion Jimmie Johnson finished tenth in the race. He is treating Charlotte as a must win race if he is to harbor any dreams of retaining his championship. Talladega Superspeedway has been a challenging circuit over the years as it involves a lot of tough turns and requires great patience on the part of the drivers. It will be a fiercely contested race among the drivers as they will be out to prove a point for themselves. The fans will be looking forward to see their favorite teams in action.
Nascar took a great initiative recently by involving the better halves of the drivers who have been variously involved in accidents in a unique race. This race saw the wives of some of the drivers competing among themselves in order to raise funds for a charity event. They were visibly quite excited at the race and happy to be the part of a noble cause. The newly introduced racing aircrafts is also proving to be a hit among the fans. Nascar has gone a long way in popularizing races with the common people and this high performance race is surely set to pump the adrenaline.