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The ClosetNASCARFan Cheez-It 355 Watkins Glen International Predictions

So the ClosetNASCARFan Pocono predictions weren’t as successful as past weeks’ predictions. As NASCAR rolls into its second and final road course of 2014, hopefully the ClosetNASCARFan family does better predicting a winner for the Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International. (more…)

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Will Watkins Glen Give Someone Else Their First Season Win / Chase Berth?

The restrictor plate tracks of Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway are always called the wildcard tracks of the season — the ones where nearly anyone has a legitimate shot of being out front when the checkered flag drops. But really, the same can be said for the pair of road races on the schedule. […]

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Ambrose Likely Gone From NASCAR For 2015 Season

While Richard Petty Motorsports No. 9 driver is doing double duty this weekend, driving in both the Nationwide and Sprint Cup series at the Watkins Glen International road course, but the weekend’s pair of races could be the last time Ambrose runs the road course. (more…)

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Watkins Glen – Always Exciting

Like I said before, I’m a big fan of the two road races every year on the Sprint Cup schedule. Of the two, Watkins Glen always seems to be the more interesting and exciting race and yesterday’s was no slouch. (more…)

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Road Racing Weekends in NASCAR — Always A Welcome Departure

My understanding is that road racing in NASCAR wasn’t always as welcome by drivers, teams or the fans. That’s all changed, and has been pretty much how it’s been since I started watching. Now, it really seems to me that the two Sprint Cup races with both left and right turns are a welcome departure […]

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