Archive: Drivers

Terps Driver Runs the Toughest Race

Sometimes it just pays to be lucky. Jim Long's "do" says it all. (Mike Snyder - As I was heading out to interview Busch driver Donnie Neuenberger, who was raised in Brandywine and lives in Edgewater, Md., I ran...

By Mike Snyder | February 18, 2006; 06:26 AM ET | Comments: (2) | Trackbacks: (0)

Togetherness, Gibbs Racing Style

I caught Joe Gibbs Racing crew chief Greg Zipadelli (#20 Home Depot) in the garage today. Zippy had walked down to the 11 car's garage for a pre-race confab with fellow Gibbs crew chief Mike Ford, and we talked on...

By Mike Snyder | February 16, 2006; 10:20 AM ET | Comments: (4) | Trackbacks: (0)

Fan Photos

Photographer Jim Ruda, whom I met Saturday in the Fan Zone in the infield, got some great shots of Tony Stewart that he's sent to me to post. Jim's a photographer by trade from Melbourne, Fla. No wonder his pictures...

By Mike Snyder | February 16, 2006; 09:12 AM ET | Comments: (1) | Trackbacks: (0)

Cheating, or Just Trying Hard?

NASCAR yesterday ejected Chad Knaus, crew chief for Jimmie Johnson's #48 Lowe's Chevy, for the remainder of Speedweek -- and perhaps for two more Cup races -- for a rules infraction during qualifying on Sunday. Rules infraction being the polite...

By Mike Snyder | February 14, 2006; 10:40 AM ET | Comments: (9) | Trackbacks: (0)


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