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Jeff Gordon Gets New DuPont Paint Job For 2009 Season

The first time we the fans will officially see “Fire Storm” will be during speed weeks in Daytona. The Hendrick Team holds one of the longest standing sponsor/driver/owner relationships in NASCAR history. Richard Petty and STP come to mind when I think of other long standing relationships with sponsors. Of course, Jeff Gordon is no Richard Petty, but you have to give him credit for being a great driver and champion.

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$700B Bailout Gives A Tax Break To NASCAR Tracks

Under the terms of the financial “rescue plan,” motor sports facilities will be allowed to depreciate their capital investments over a 7 year period rather than the previously stated 15 year time frame. That means less of the earnings from each of those seven years will go towards taxes, helping the track owners achieve a higher annual profit in the short term. The new provision will provide incentives for track owners to invest in their facilities on improvements such as repaving tracks, new concession stands, parking lots and more.

Dale Earnhardt Jr Auctions Ride In #88 At Lowes Motor Speedway

Dale Earnhardt, Jr., driver of the No. 88 National Guard/AMP Energy Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports, is collaborating with Wrangler in a charity auction bid on ebay.com. The winner of the bid will get to ride with Earnhardt, Jr. for three laps around Lowe’s Motor Speedway in Charlotte. The winner will also receive free lessons from the Richard Petty Driving Experience. The proceeds from the auction will benefit the Victory Junction Gang Camp.

FavoriteTeamWear asks: Would the Points Race Be Different Without Chase Points?

After watching Kyle Busch fall to 12th in Sprint Cup Chase points over the last 2 weeks, I can’t help but wonder where the chasers would be without the Chase setup. I did some research on this, and found that the points race would be different.

Greg Biffle celebrates Sprint Cup victory with the 3M Rousch Racing Ford Fusion at Dover

Greg Biffle Wins 2 In A Row:

Jack Rousch must of been sitting on the edge of his seat as well. With Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth, and Greg Biffle all trading paint for the win at the Monster Mile, I wonder who Rousch was rooting for. Maybe he simply rooted for the three NOT to wreck each other. I can’t help but wonder, though, could he be rooting for Biffle in the 3M car?

May 3rd, 2008 Kyle Busch spins Dale Earnhardt Jr at Richmond International Raceway

Earnhardt Jr and Busch Mix It Up – Busch Loses Battle

Dale Jr and Kyle Busch get together on the track, the result is Kyle Busch getting spun out and Dale Jr passing him by. The crowd went CRAZY! They were cheering Dale Jr for knocking NASCAR’s biggest baby out of the race.

NASCAR Collecting – Why do you collect NASCAR Stuff?

I always seem to get the question “why do you collect Nascar stuff?” and “what makes Nascar collecting so unique?”. So today I am going to answer just that question! Nascar collecting is something more than just having a bunch of race cars around your room or house, it’s about enjoying what you have and […]

2008 Nascar Controversy Will it effect the Sport?

From: The Sporting News Mar 13, 2008 06:42 PM | In this Winston Cup season we’ve had four races and a lot of verbiage from Tony Stewart, Jack Roush, and Toyota on several issues, and some are celebrating this outburst of verbiage because it somehow has brought the sport’s “personality” back. The sport, according to […]