Xfinity

“JOURNEYMAN’S” SERIES

BUSCH “JOURNEYMAN’S” SERIES – FONTUCKY, MEXIFORNY  (# 5 OF 34…14.70% OF THE SEASON IS…”TOAST”) MARCH 28, 2011  FOR THE 5TH CONSECUTIVE RACE…THE “CUP MERCENARIES”… DOMINATED THE JOURNEYMAN SERIES AFFAIR AS THIS WEEK THE PODIUM WAS ONCE AGAIN POPULATED BY…CUP…REGULARS…  LEADING THE ASSAULT ON THE JOURNEYMEN FOR THE 3RD CONSECUTIVE YEAR WAS KYLE BUSCH…WHO OPTED FOR…

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BIKES

MINUTIAE

MORE NEWS…RUMORS…MINUTIAE…AND…OTHER ASSORTED “PEARLS…OF…RACING WISDOM”……AS USUAL…IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER… (FROM THE…MARCH 28, 2011…SHOW)  AND NOW…NEWS OF THE GOOD…THE BAD…AND…THE BIZZARE… PREPARE TO BE…”RACE-U-CATED”  THE WORLD OF OUTLAWS SPRINTERS SAT IDLE IN MEXI-FORNIA OVER THE WEEKEND AWAITING A ”THREE-FER” BEGINNING THIS THURSDAY NIGHT AT CHICO’S SILVER DOLLAR SPEEDWAY AND THEN MOVING ON TO MERCED, MEXIFORNIA SPEEDWAY…

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INDY

MINUTIAE

MORE NEWS…RUMORS…MINUTIAE…AND… OTHER ASSORTED “PEARLS OF RACING WISDOM”…AS USUAL…IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER… (FROM THE…MARCH 21, 2011…SHOW)  AND NOW… NEWS OF THE GOOD…THE BAD…AND…THE BIZZARE… PREPARE TO BE…”RACE-U-CATED”  FOR THE 2ND CONSECUTIVE WEEKEND…THE WORLD OF OUTLAWS WINGED SPRINT CAR BUNCH WAS SCHEDULED TO ”HAVE AT IT” AT IN A TWO NIGHT AFFAIR THIS WEEK…BEGINNING IN HANFORD,…

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MINUTIAE

 (FROM THE…MARCH 14, 2011…SHOW)  THE WORLD OF OUTLAWS WINGED SPRINT CAR WHORDE DESCENDED ON SILVER DOLLAR SPEEDWAY IN CHICO, MEXI-FORNIA SATURDAY NIGHT TO CONTEST THE…”GOLD CUP” SHOW…THE 8TH ROUND OF THEIR 73 RACE 2011 CAMPAIGN…WHICH SAW CRAIG DOLLANSKY PREVAIL FOLLOWING A ”RED FLAG”…STOPPAGE…9 LAPS FROM THE FINISH OF THE MEXI-FORNIA 35 LAPPER…  RR-AZ ALUM…DONNY SCHATZ…

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BIKES

Minutiae (FROM THE…FEBRUARY 7, 2011…SHOW)

THE A.M.A. ARENA-CROSSERS WERE IN ANAHEIM FOR ROUND 5 OF THEIR 17 RACE SCHEDULE AND FOR THE 3RD TIME THIS SEASON IT WAS JAMES “BUBBA” STEWART COLLECTING THE HARDWARE…AS HE LED WIRE-TO-WIRE ON HIS YAMAHA TO PICK UP THE WIN AHEAD OF 2ND IN POINTS RYAN VILLOPOTO WHO TRAILED THE WINNER  STEWART…ALL 20 LAPS ON…

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Cup

CLOSING THOUGHTS on 2010

I was right. I was wrong. On July 24, 2007, I wrote here about ESPN’s return to Big Time NASCAR Cup race coverage after an absence of more than six years. Here’s a link to that posting, titled “ESPN’s Turn.” http://spindoctor500blog.blogspot.com/2007/07/espns-turn.html I expressed my enthusiasm, but signaled my concerns, based on what I’d seen on…

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