NASCAR’s North Carolina Connection

Tracks like Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, N.C., are part of what make North Carolina such an intensely-focused motorsport community.(Grant Halverson/NASCAR photo) MOORESVILLE, N.C. - "Why on earth are you completely enamored with watching people drive in a circle for four hours every Sunday?" Such is the question that I get asked

Five things we have REALLY learnt from the Japanese Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton puts hands together in heart shaped position above head.

The race is probably one we could easily forget, not enough drama one would say. We have seen Sebastian Vettel struggling, again, Lewis Hamilton extending his advantage and Red Bull's double trouble Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen snatching podium places. Jolyon Palmer wasn’t oh-so-jolly anymore as he finished his racing

Strategy Call Lands Stenhouse in Round of 12

CHARLOTTE, NC – Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. speaks to PRN's Doug Rice as one of the 16 drivers eligible to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship during the 2017 NASCAR Playoffs Production & Media Day at the NASCAR Hall of Fame on September 13, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo

Who’s got the nerves to bag the Malaysian Grand Prix?

Mercedes Formula One car driving past Malaysian flag

A professional racing driver gives insights what battles you fight off the track and what could be the deciding factor for winning the Malaysian Grand Prix. It has been two weeks since the Singapore madness and its aftermath continues to linger on. Another wet race weekend should fire up the audience

Where They Stand: The Playoff Scenarios Entering Dover

Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, leads a pack of cars during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motorspeedway on July 23, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images) MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Martin Truex, Jr., Kyle Busch, Kyle Larson and Brad Keselowski

Where They Stand: The Bottom Eight Drivers After Chicagoland

Ricky Stenhouse Jr., driver of the #17 Fastenal Ford, practices for the 59th Annual DAYTONA 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 24, 2017 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images) JOLIET, Ill. - Martin Truex came away victorious in the opening race of the NASCAR Playoffs at

Where They Stand: The Top Eight Drivers After Chicagoland

Chase Elliott speaks to the media as one of the 16 drivers eligible to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship during the 2017 NASCAR Playoffs Production Media Day at the NASCAR Hall of Fame on September 13, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images for