If you are a NASCAR fan, you are probably accustomed to seeing the big, bold and colorful brand logos of various brands displayed across your favorite race cars. However, you might have never put a lot of thought into just how much of an effect these sponsors have on the sport of racing. Without these sponsors, NASCAR would have a hard time making it.
The truth is that these vehicles, the parts for them, the Read the rest of this entry »
Racing around the track at dangerously high speeds is one of the most exciting things in the world. It is an incredible adrenaline rush, and there is nothing else in the world that can be compared to it. The speed demons are out there to have fun, and at the same time to make money.
People like to watch Nascar racing because it is one of the most exciting ways to spend an afternoon. Although, different people are going to watch Nascar for different reasons. Some people like to watch Nascar because of the crashes. The Read the rest of this entry »
NASCAR has been a popular sport for many years. It originally got its start in the times when prohibition was at its prime in American. Moonshiners tweaked their cars until they were extremely fast, in hopes of being able to smuggle moonshine over state lines without being caught by police and other government authorities. When some professionals saw how fast these cars were, they asked these moonshiners to help them create a new sport. This is how NASCAR was born. Many of the Read the rest of this entry »
It’s the drivers who stand on the podium. It’s their faces that become recognizable to the fans given enough skill and success.
However, they do not reach those heights alone. The best drivers stand on the shoulders of their pit crews. NASCAR and their sponsors acknowledge this fact through a number of awards and prizes that are award to the fastest and best performing pit crews.
Why is the pit crew so important? Any second lost in the pits equates to valuable track space. When winning margins average only two seconds no driver can afford to be stuck Read the rest of this entry »
If you are a die-hard Nascar fan, you should have a host of old time drivers in your mind, inspiration to future generations, setting examples for the young set out on the track today. Although he is not a driver from that long ago, the legendary Dale Earnhardt looms large in the sport as the Intimidator who paved the way, bringing the sport to new heights through his will, personality, performance, and business savvy. His path began when he watched his father, Ralph Earnhardt, give his all at the races. Take a trip back Read the rest of this entry »
If you’re interested in getting outside your http://www.Direct.TV/ satellite feeds of the races and getting into the action you’ve got to head to one of the country’s primo NASCAR cities. Here’s our top three can’t-miss NASCAR towns.
Charlotte, NC – The unofficial county seat of NASCAR, Charlotte has the giant Charlotte Motor Speedway and the newly completed NASCAR Hall of Fame. There’s a Richard Petty Racing Experience here Read the rest of this entry »
For those who do not have the chance to physically view the sports racing life, the live sport races on TV are some of the most captivating and interesting sceneries to watch. NASCAR has had all the chance to allow its view to watch these sports live on TV. Watching the likes of Amstrong and Federer finding their way down the hilly paths of the mountains is interesting and a very breathtaking view. Cycling which is amongst the world’s most watched sports is usually a chance of a life-time for most Television watchers all throughout the world.Didn’t catch that? This explains it.
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NASCAR races are exciting. Maybe it is the anticipation surrounding the unknown outcome. Perhaps it is the speed of the cars, the ever looming big crash that will likely shake up the field for the duration of the race, or the energy of the crowd. The most exciting race that I ever attended in person was in none other than Talladega, Alabama. Talladega is known for being one of the biggest party spots on the NASCAR circuit, and it Read the rest of this entry »
NASCAR one of family owed organizations with the longest name is referred to as National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing is one of the organizations that govern auto sporting. Founded about 64 years ago by the late Bill France (Sr) is at the moment still the largest sanctioning body and with the highest authority in car racing. With their head office in Florida it still maintains other four branches across the US. Interesting facts about NASCAR is that it is broadcasted life and watched in over 150 countries or so in the whole world. What a sports authority Read the rest of this entry »
Is the age old story the real account, or is it just an urban legend? It may sound too good to be true, but NASCAR really did get its start with the illegal running of whiskey.
The story goes that during the prohibition era of the 1920′s and early 30′s, NASCAR got its roots. Moonshine brewing was rampant during prohibition, and the transportation of it was a dangerous business. Moonshine runners made a living illegally transporting the outlawed whiskey from the breweries to where it needed to be distributed. The police, obviously, were against this and so pursuits Read the rest of this entry »