Tag Archives: Stock Car Racing

Holley EFI to Power ARCA Racing Teams Next Season

Holley EFI to Power ARCA Racing Teams Next Season

Now this is big news. A couple of years ago NASCAR made a big deal about putting fuel injection on the engines in the Cup Series. But the system is so expensive that NASCAR never even pretended that this... 

Maybe It’s Dangerous, But It’s What We Do

Maybe It’s Dangerous, But It’s What We Do

By Ben Shelton Whether you are a motorsports fan or not, you would have to have been living under a rock to not be aware of the tragedies that our sport has endured over not only the past few weeks, but... 

The Truth Of The Matter

The Truth Of The Matter

By Ben Shelton I’ve been around racing my entire life.  From the time I was two years old my family took me to my local dirt track every Saturday night, and I was hooked instantly. The sights, the... 

Oversaturation Of Our Sport

Oversaturation Of Our Sport

By Ben Shelton A quick glance at the title of this piece might make someone jump to the conclusion that this piece will be addressing the surplus of moisture that has bombarded race tracks across our great... 

Track Attendance: It’s All About The Kids

Track Attendance: It’s All About The Kids

By Ben Shelton I think racing promoters all get so focused on what needs to done to put butts in the seats at the track every race night that we sometimes don’t see the solutions that are right in... 

Personalities In Racing

Personalities In Racing

By Ben Shelton The recent outburst from Tony Stewart against fellow competitor Joey Logano following the NASCAR race at Auto Club Speedway (Fontana, California) left many fans and insiders of the sport... 

Make It Or Break It: The Speedweeks Dilemma

Make It Or Break It: The Speedweeks Dilemma

By Ben Shelton Just about any racer or fan gets a little more excited than usual when they hear the term “Speedweeks.” Not only does it represent the start of a new season, but it also represents... 

Concession Stand Abuse

Concession Stand Abuse

By: Ben Shelton Each year I attend over a hundred racing events around the country covering various types of motorsports. Whether I’m at a dirt track, NASCAR race or NHRA event, I enjoy getting to see... 

It’s Really No Big Surprise

It’s Really No Big Surprise

By: Ben Shelton Even though I’m now 31 years old, and I’ve been going to races across this country for almost 29 years now, I still get as excited as anybody about going to an event. I frequently...