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Updated Articles and Resources

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    Updated Articles and Resources
    • How NASCAR Points Are Awarded Created: Monday, November 01, 2004 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      The NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series stars race every week towards the year-end championship. But how do they determine who the Champion is at the end of the year...
    • NASCAR Acronym Created: Monday, July 28, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      This North American auto racing series was started in the American southeast by Bill France Sr. NASCAR sanctions racing leagues throughout North America.
    • Top NASCAR Drivers of All-Time Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      NASCAR has a long history of fantastic finishes, powerful machines and historic events. Most of all, though, NASCAR history has been defined by the drivers. Of the hundreds of men and women who ha...
    • What is the NASCAR Budweiser Shootout? Created: Sunday, February 05, 2006 Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014
      The NASCAR Sprint Cup season begins each season with the Budweiser Shootout. This non-points race generates a lot of excitement as this is the first race of the year. Not all drivers qualify for t...
    • The Flags Of NASCAR Created: Monday, November 08, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
      There are eight different flags that the NASCAR officials use from the flag stand to control the race. Many are a common site during the course of a race but some are a bit obscure and require a li...
    • Hearing Sense For NASCAR Fans Created: Monday, August 25, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
      Everyone knows that race cars are loud yet every week I see a large percentage of race fans with no hearing protection of any kind. Hearing is an important part of our lives, and our NASCAR passion, but too many NASCAR fans are not taking good care of their hearing.
    • What Items Do You Take to the Race Track? Created: Monday, September 28, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013
      When you head off to the race track there are some things that are essential (tickets, sunscreen) and some things that are just nice to have (scanner). In the grandstand space is usually limited so...
    • Which Race Track Hosts Your Favorite NASCAR Tailgate Party? Created: Wednesday, April 01, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013
      My favorites are above. Which race tracks hosted your favorite NASCAR tailgate party?
    • Steve McCormick's Checkered Flag Created: Thursday, March 28, 2013 Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013
      Steve McCormick's final update as the About.com NASCAR Guide.
    • 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Schedule Created: Monday, December 03, 2012 Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013
      This is the 2013 NASCAR schedule as announced by NASCAR in September of 2012.
    • Kyle Busch Wins Dramatic 2013 Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway Created: Sunday, March 24, 2013 Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013
      The leaders wrecked in the final turn allowing Kyle Busch to win the 2013 Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway.
    • What Is a Real NASCAR Fan? Created: Tuesday, January 09, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      You see it thrown around a lot on the Internet. In any NASCAR discussion eventually one person will claim that they are a "real fan" and that clearly their opponent is not. What is it that makes o...
    • What is The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup? Created: Monday, July 10, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      Since 2004 the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship has been decided by a kind of playoff system called The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. Sometimes this is called simply the Chase for the Cup. What is...
    • Top Biggest NASCAR Sprint Cup Races Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      Every one of the 36 points races on the Sprint Cup schedule are worth the same number of points. However not all races are truly equal in the minds of the drivers, fans and media. Here are the big...
    • Top NASCAR Sprint Cup Short Tracks Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      NASCAR defines a short track as any track less than one mile in length. NASCAR fans know that short track racing is defined by bumping and banging, short tempers and fast action. Ask NASCAR fans ...
    • Top Sprint Cup Road Courses Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      The NASCAR Sprint Cup stars are known mostly for their uncanny ability to turn left. However twice each year NASCAR tests the drivers road racing skills at two of the finest road courses in the cou...
    • Top Fastest Modern NASCAR Race Tracks Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      The top ten fastest race tracks on the NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule.
    • NASCAR Rulebook Quiz Created: Monday, November 07, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      How well do you know the NASCAR rulebook? This fun quiz will test your NASCAR knowledge.
    • 2013 Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway Created: Monday, March 18, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      This weekend Auto Club Speedway will host the 2013 Auto Club 400.
    • Kasey Kahne Scores the Win as Tempers Return to Bristol Created: Sunday, March 17, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
      Kasey Kahne wins the 2013 Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
    • 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Points Created: Monday, February 25, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013
      The current 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup point standings.
    • 2013 Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway Created: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013
      Preview and predictions for the 2013 Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
    • Kenseth Claims Las Vegas On His Birthday Created: Sunday, March 10, 2013 Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013
      Matt Kenseth Wins 2013 Kobalt Tools 400 in Las Vegas.
    • 2013 Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Created: Wednesday, March 06, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013
      Preview and predictions for the 2013 Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
    • Carl Edwards Reverses Daytona Bad Luck for Phoenix Win Created: Sunday, March 03, 2013 Updated: Sunday, March 03, 2013
      Carl Edwards wins the 2013 Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway.
    • 2013 Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway Created: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013
      Preview and predictions for the 2013 Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway.
    • Ryan Newman Avoids Overtime Crash to Take 2012 Martinsville Win Created: Sunday, April 01, 2012 Updated: Monday, February 25, 2013
      Ryan Newman went from fifth to first when the leaders crashed during a green-white-checkers finish in the 2012 Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway.
    • Daytona 500 Winners Created: Friday, February 09, 2007 Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013
      Here are all Daytona 500 winners and their average speed in miles per hour.
    • 2013 Daytona 500 Headquarters Created: Monday, December 10, 2012 Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013
      Headquarters for all things related to the 2013 Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.
    • Danica Patrick Created: Tuesday, February 07, 2012 Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013
      Biography of former open wheel star and current NASCAR driver Danica Patrick.
    • Jimmie Johnson Wins 2013 Daytona 500 Created: Sunday, February 24, 2013 Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013
      Jimmie Johnson survived boredom and late-race restart to win the 2013 Daytona 500.
    • Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch Win 2013 Budweiser Duels Created: Thursday, February 21, 2013 Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013
      Daytona 500 field is set as Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch win 2013 Budweiser Duels.

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