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Bobby Hamilton Succumbs to Cancer

The AP is reporting that 2004 Craftsman Truck Series champion Bobby Hamilton died today, Sunday, Jan. 7, of cancer. Family friend Liz Allison, who is the widow of NASCAR star Davey Allison and co-hosted a radio show with Hamilton, reported that Hamilton was at home with his family when he died. Hamilton was diagnosed with …

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Bobby Hamilton Passes Away at 49

Frontstretch would like to send their condolences to the family and friends of Bobby Hamilton. His son, Bobby Hamilton Jr., told the Tennessean that his father passed away on Sunday at age 49. Hamilton missed the majority of the 2006 season after being diagnosed with and treated for cancer. Hamilton is also newly married, having …

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Matt McLaughlin Joins Frontstretch

Frontstretch, one of the fastest growing sites on the internet for NASCAR news and commentary, is pleased to welcome veteran NASCAR writer Matt McLaughlin to their roster of talented writers for the 2007 season. McLaughlin, who became part of the Fronstretch family beginning on January 1st, is familiar to many fans who have been reading this often outspoken columnist since he began writing about the sport in 1997.

Happy Holidays!

As you gather to celebrate the holidays with family, friends, and loved ones, the Frontstretch would like to wish you all the best during this joyous season and thank you – our fans – for giving us joy all season long. You fuel the passion that is our writing fire, and we hope this holiday season finds you safe and sound around the people you love. And to all our troops overseas… thank you for all that you’ve done, and stay safe as you continue to fight the courageous battles for all of us.