By Sarah Tonsmeire Chase contenders who were having strong runs today spent the majority of the race chasing down Joey Logano, while a few key contenders raced against the clock. Pole Sitter Matt Kenseth was dominant out of the chute, leading over seventy laps early in the race. But after losing several spots in track […]
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By Sarah Tonsmeire Last weekend’s race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway resulted in heartbreaking finishes for several Chase contenders. Kevin Harvick clearly had the most dominant car throughout the race, winning restarts and leading the most laps. However, all of those factors became irrelevant when Harvick ran out of gas on the last leg of […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire NASCAR drivers, in the past, have been accused of not being actual athletes. If prior events failed to disprove that accusation, then circumstances from last weekend’s race surely shot it down. In the first race of the Chase at Chicagoland last weekend, there were many long green flag runs. Chase favorite Kevin […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire Last weekend at Watkins Glen partially mirrored the previous week’s race at Pocono Raceway. Pit strategy became a major factor towards the end of the race where several of the same drivers were battling for the lead for the second consecutive week. Kevin Harvick worked his way through the field, but fell […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire Texas Motor Speedway has long been known for its no limits racing, but the first half of last weekend’s race was quite uneventful. The second half of the race, however, doesn’t tell the same story. With a record thirteen cautions, most occurring in the second half of the race, the race finished […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire Last weekend’s race at Martinsville was full of cautions, mostly driven by the anticipation of the remaining Chase drivers to finish well. Unfortunately for Chase drivers Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick, their day was plagued by broken parts that resulted in bad finishes. In total, there were fifteen cautions, and two red […]