By Toby Christie, Editor — Follow on Twitter @Toby_Christie

Man, what a race Bristol Motor Speedway put on. The race had it all. Big crashes, tight battles all night long, and in the end a driver — Kurt Busch — got their first win of the season.

Not only that, but three more drivers — Ryan Blaney, Brad Keselowski and Kyle Larson — did enough to secure berths in the Playoff Grid. With two races remaining 12 of the 16 slots have been filled, which leaves four positions for 18 drivers to battle for.

Who is locked in? Who is currently hanging on? And who is on the outside looking in? Continue reading “Updated Playoff Standings and Clinch Scenarios”


SHOW #527 – Guest: Alex Bowman – We recap the racing from Pocono (3 turns) discuss Bubba two ways, wreck and contract, penalties galore at Pocono, plus a full road course preview from Watkins Glen (many turns) Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie.
(Roughly 48:00 mins)

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Continue reading “TFLW NASCAR Podcast: #527 Alex Bowman / Watkins Glen Prerace”

SHOW #506 – Guests: Alex Bowman / Austin Cindric – We recap the Las Vegas Motor Speedway weekend, review celebrity heads on NASCAR bodies, discuss window-gate, preview Phoenix (ISM Raceway) and tons of other NASCAR fun. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie.

(Roughly 48:00 mins)

Continue reading “TFLW Podcast: ISM Phoenix NASCAR TicketGuardian 500 Pre-Race Show with Alex Bowman and Austin Cindric”

By Kerry Murphey, Editor-In-Chief

This past week, in Las Vegas The Final Lap’s Kerry Murphey had a one-on-one interview with Alex Bowman, who drives the No. 88 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for mega NASCAR team Hendrick Motorsports. The interview is available in audio format in episode 506 of The Final Lap Weekly Podcast, but is also transcribed below for the hearing impaired, or for those who prefer to read.


Continue reading “An Exclusive Interview With Alex Bowman”

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)

Continue reading “Listen: The Final Lap Weekly NASCAR Podcast #503 The 2018 Daytona 500”