Because ISC purchased the speedway, Phoenix got a second date each year and attendance has been down ever since. Oh boy, we get to go back to Phoenix this fall!
Following Hamlin’s second consecutive win at Martinsville and third in 10 attempts, the potential stands that there might be an ABH Group forming shortly.
With all due respect to the incomparable Smokey Robinson, one of those things that’s sadder than the Tears of a Clown is rain at a racetrack.
Chad Knaus’s questionable call to outfit Jimmie Johnson’s No. 48 with four tires on the final stop paid off at Bristol.
Kurt Busch held off Matt Kenseth and Juan Pablo Montoya on the final restart to score his second consecutive spring Atlanta race win.
With 16 laps left Jimmie Johnson, with four fresh tires, passed race leader Jeff Gordon, who had just two, to take the lead and the win at Las Vegas.
Uncertainty as to whether the race would run its full distance ignited something fans have never seen during a Cup event at Fontana before… real racing.
Greg Biffle gave friend and former teammate Jamie McMurray a vital push down the backstretch on the final lap to propel the No. 1 car to the Daytona 500 win.
Kevin Harvick took the lead on the final restart in one of the most bizarre green-white-checkered finishes since… Harvick won the Daytona 500 in 2007.
Kyle Busch and Denny Hamlin made quick work of Kurt Busch on the final restart at Homestead, and Hamlin prevailed to drive to an uncontested win.
Jimmie Johnson’s crew got their driver off pit road first on the final pit stop. Once the No. 48 car had clean air on its snout, it was unstoppable at Phoenix.
Kyle Busch ran out of gas, handing the lead to brother Kurt Busch, who used extraordinary mileage to score his second win of the season at Texas.