Category: ‘Opinion’

NASCAR’s Chase Format Has not Produced the Most Worthy Championship Contenders
November 11th, 2014 at 10:45 PM
Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano, Denny Hamlin, and Ryan Newman will race for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. They were the four lucky drivers to survive the three rounds of eliminations in NASCAR's new Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup playoff format. ***PHOTO1*** While Kevin Harvick and...

Chase Advancement on the Line in Sunday’s GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway
October 16th, 2014 at 12:05 PM
Joey Logano and Kevin Harvick accomplished what all of the 12 drivers left in the Contender Round of the new Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup had hoped to do. Logano won race one of the round at Kansas Speedway and Kevin Harvick won race two of the round at...

Ryan Truex’s Future Uncertain After Parting Ways with BK Racing
September 26th, 2014 at 12:08 AM
Ryan Truex was replaced on the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway entry list by Travis Kvapil. It is the second straight week that Kvapil has replaced the 22-year-old rookie in the No. 83 Toyota for BK Racing. On Thursday Truex spoke about parting ways with BK Racing. ***PHOTO1*** Truex, the younger...

A Look at the Current Challenger Round Chase Grid; Four Eliminations Will Occur at Dover
September 22nd, 2014 at 9:15 PM
Here is a look at the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings after the first two races of the 16-driver Challenger Round. Only Sunday's AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway is left before the bottom four drivers in the Chase Grid are eliminated without advancing to the 12-driver Contender...

Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Predictions by Round; Who are Our Champs?
September 10th, 2014 at 9:51 PM
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will embark a new playoff system for the 10-race Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup starting this Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway and with it will come elimination rounds. After the first three races, called the Challenger Round four drivers will be eliminated. After the next...