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Daytona 500 Results

Congrats to Jimmie Johnson! It wasn't even close to my hoped for outcome, but he's now a Daytona 500 champion. That's a pretty durned exclusive group! At least now he'll have to park that winning car for a year at...

By Mike Snyder | February 19, 2006; 07:30 PM ET | Comments (2)

Results: Stewart Wins Kissables in Front of 'Pinball' Finish

Tony Stewart won the Hershey's Kissables 300 today, driving around and away from the pack during an intense five-lap shootout at the end of the Busch race. In and of itself, that was really something to watch after the frontrunners...

By Mike Snyder | February 18, 2006; 04:58 PM ET | Email a Comment

Results: Martin Wins Truck Race; Yeley Grabs Busch Pole; Bump Draft Wrecks IROC

Mark Martin won the Daytona 250 Craftsman Truck series race from the pole position. Ted Musgrave said afterward that he and teammate Todd Bodine had a plan to pick off Martin after a late-race caution that led to a green-white-checker...

By Mike Snyder | February 18, 2006; 12:47 AM ET | Comments (2)

Daytona 500 Starting Lineup Is Set

NASCAR's warning about bump drafting was taken to heart by drivers in yesterday's Gatorade Duels. Elliot Sadler took the checkered flag in the first race in the #38 M&M's Ford. Jeff Gordon, already on the outside pole, cruised to what...

By Mike Snyder | February 17, 2006; 07:10 AM ET | Comments (3)

Duel Lineups; Practice Results

Looks like NASCAR has worked out the lineups for the twin Gatorade 150 Duels: Race One Race Two Here are the results from Wednesday's practice sessions: First session, Cup cars: Top five were Dale Earnhardt Jr., Matt Kenseth, Ryan Newman,...

By Mike Snyder | February 16, 2006; 01:23 AM ET | Email a Comment

Hot Links: Post's Preview; Live Chat

The Washington Post has published its special Daytona 500/2006 preview today. They're leading with a story on Earnhardt and Gordon trying to bounce back after disappointing 2005 seasons. There's also a feature on rookie driver Denny Hamlin, a look at...

By Mike Snyder | February 15, 2006; 10:13 AM ET | Comments (9)

Burton, Gordon Win Bud Poles; Rookie Hamlin Wins Shootout

Unofficial Results From Daytona (Source nascar.com http://www.nascar.com/) Daytona 500 Bud Pole Qualifying Inside Poll: Jeff Burton (#31 Cingular Wireless Chevrolet; owner Richard Childress Racing); Outside Poll: Jeff Gordon (#24 DuPont Chevrolet; owner Rick Hendrick) Bud Shootout Winner: Denny Hamlin (#11...

By Mike Snyder | February 12, 2006; 08:18 PM ET | Email a Comment

Brrr! It's Cold Here in Sunny Florida

The cold front that pushed through Central Florida Saturday - raining out the ARCA race and Bud Shootout - has got us in its grip now. Temperatures are predicted to dip below freezing tonight, with a stiff wind kicking in...

By Mike Snyder | February 12, 2006; 02:32 PM ET | Email a Comment

 

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