Darrell Wallace Jr. took the checkered flag at Wednesday night’s MudSummer Classic at Eldora Speedway for his second NASCAR Truck Series victory of the season and Kyle Larson wrecked out of the race trying to battle Wallace for the lead with two of 150 laps remaining.
In the not-so-shocking news department, NASCAR Chairman Brian France confirmed on Monday what has become apparent in recent weeks – next season’s Sprint Cup Series schedule will not look all that different from this year’s.
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen and NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced a joint fundraising effort Wednesday - “Weekend with the 88s” - to benefit the Levine Children’s Hospital, where Olsen’s son, T.J., was born with a congenital heart defect in 2012.
that's racin' (phrase): Expresses frustration or emotion.
1. When a small part costing just a few dollars fails and stops a $150,000 race car, that's racin'.
2. When you race a competitor for 500 miles and lose to him by just a few feet, that's racin'.
3. When a hot dog wrapper blows out of the stands, gets caught across the air vent on the front of your car and causes your engine to overheat, that's racin'.