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OK, Maybe NASCAR Isn’t That Bad Right Now

On Friday’s Mac Attack, NASCAR took a beating from fans who claimed “it isn’t as good as it used to be.” I agreed on a variety of fronts. Things like the advantage of clean air for the leader at cookie cutter tracks, lack of a true blue collar driver and the long schedule all bother me.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/26/2013

Kyle Busch celebrates his victory in the 32nd Annual History 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina, Saturday, May 25, 2013. (Jeff Siner/ Getty Images)

Kyle Busch Wins Nationwide Race At Charlotte

Kyle Busch has shown repeatedly he can win at Charlotte Motor Speedway on the Nationwide and Truck series. The question remains whether he can capture that elusive first Sprint Cup victory.

05/25/2013

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NASCAR Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr Talks With The Drive

The Drive Friday 5-24-13 – Dale Jr talks with the guys for the entire first hour. They get into his outlook for his team for the rest on the season, how his father might think of NASCAR today, and QCB gets in on the act clowning Dale as only QCB can.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/24/2013

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Humpy Wheeler: CMS Won’t Be The Same If Bruton Takes A Race Away

Mac Attack 05/24/13:  Former CMS President Humpy Wheeler joined the guys for his take on the current state of NASCAR and what he thinks about Bruton Smith’s threat to take a race out of Charlotte

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/24/2013

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Team Owner Richard Childress: “I Think If Dale Sr Was Here Today The Sport Would Be Different”

The Drive Thursday 5-23-13 – Richard Childress talk with The Drive about the future of NASCAR, we get his thoughts on what Dale Sr might think of NASCAR today, and we talk about the new Gen 6 car and how its affecting the racing.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/23/2013

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Darrell Waltrip: “Bruton’s Comments Might Be Fueld By The Help The Panthers Are Getting”

Mac Attack 05/21/13: Fox analyst Darrell Waltrip joined the guys to recap the All Star Race, to preview the Coke 600, and for his take on Bruton Smith’s comments yesterday about a race leaving the area

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/21/2013

Dick Trickle

Sheriff: Ex-NASCAR Driver Dick Trickle Dead At 71

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — There is that lasting image of Dick Trickle in the Winston 500 lighting up a cigarette while driving his stock car with his knees during a caution lap.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/17/2013

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David Ragan Steals Last-Lap Victory At Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) Rain and wrecks pushed NASCAR to the edge of darkness Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, where three of the biggest names in the sport led the field to final flag.

05/06/2013

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In The Pits: So Far So Good For NASCAR’s New Car

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The only certainty at the unveiling of NASCAR’s new car was that the Gen-6 was aesthetically pleasing.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/30/2013

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Penske Racing To Plead Case To Appeal Panel May 1

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Penske Racing will take its appeal of penalties and fines against defending champion Brad Keselowski and teammate Joey Logano before a three-member NASCAR panel next week.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/24/2013

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