The Final Lap Weekly Podcast LogoSHOW #318 – Guest: Jeffrey Earnhardt – We recap the 3 turn Pocono weekend, Jimmie Johnson needs AAA again, Kyle blows engine again, Danica, oh Danica, Logano plays soccer, Kevin hangs with Chicago FD, Greg has spiffy contract, plus we pack all the usual stuff in and preview Watkins Glen. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie

( Roughly 48:00 mins)

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The Final Lap Weekly Podcast LogoSHOW #317 – Guest: Jeremy Clements – We recap Indianapolis Motor Speedway from last week, and the BIG 3 stories: Hamlin, Edwards, Dale Jr. We also work some comedy into the mix and preview Pocono Raceway. Enjoy, and you’re welcome. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie

( Roughly 48:00 mins)

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By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service

KAHNE SEES SILVER LINING
Sometimes the outcome of a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race comes down to something as simple as choosing the right lane for a restart.

Second-guessing himself after losing the lead on a restart with 17 laps left in the Crown Royal Presents The John Wayne Walding 400 at The Brickyard and finishing sixth, Kasey Kahne said his choice of the inside lane was probably a mistake. Continue reading “Kasey Kahne Dominates Indy, Sees Silver Lining In 6th Place”

July 27, 2014

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service

INDIANAPOLIS—As he crossed the yard of bricks, and the significance of his fifth victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway hit him like a ton of bricks, Jeff Gordon reveled in the moment that propelled him to victory in the Crown Royal Presents The John Wayne Walding 400 at The Brickyard.

“God! I finally had the restart of my life,” Gordon shouted into his radio mic, recalling the move just 15 minutes earlier that launched him past Hendrick Motorsports teammate Kasey Kahne on Lap 144 of 160 in Sunday’s marquee NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Continue reading “Jeff Gordon wins record fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Indy”

WRITTEN BY: Jonah Rens is 13 years old, and is a junior NASCAR reporter/writer for The Final Lap. His opinions are his own, and not necessarily those of The Final Lap. Follow him on Twitter @NascarRens

‘In twenty start’s at the brickyard Jeff Gordon has three poles, four win’s, (the last coming in 2004) eleven top five’s, and sixteen top ten’s.

So does Gordon have a shot at his fifth win at The Brickyard this weekend? Yes. Continue reading “Look for Jeff Gordon to run strong today at Indy”