2018 – NASCAR’s 60th running of the Daytona 500 Starting Lineup

1 88 Alex Bowman Nationwide Chevrolet
2 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Express Toyota
3 12 Ryan Blaney Menards/Peak Ford
4 9 Chase Elliott NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet
5 22 Joey Logano Shell Pennzoil Ford Continue reading “2018 – NASCAR’s 60th running of the Daytona 500 Starting Lineup”


Racing Legends: Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Racing Legends: Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Written by Toby Christie

He’s a 15-time most popular driver in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, and he was the face of the sport through the last two decades.
Despite having the weight of the world thrown onto his shoulders after a tragic finish to the 2001 Daytona 500, this driver went on to record 50 NASCAR National Series wins through from 1998 to 2017.

He was fast on the track, but Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s legacy is more than just his race results. His popularity was a combination of his famous last name, a clean driving style, a humble personality and philanthropy.

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Listen: The Final Lap Weekly NASCAR Podcast #503 The 2018 Daytona 500

SHOW #503 – Guest: Daytona 500 Pole Sitter Alex Bowman, we recap the The Clash, Daytona 500 Qualifying, a special appearance from DW’s grey hair, Toby and Kerry time travel (apparently) plus we get you all set up for the Daytona 500, in our own unique way. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie

(Roughly 48:00 mins)

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