7 Of The Greatest Moments In NASCAR History

7 Of The Greatest Moments In NASCAR History

With the start of the NASCAR season just around the corner, I thought I would take a look at seven of the best moments in NASCAR history, just to get us in the auto racing mood.
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Top 10 Athletes Who Had It All And Threw It Away: #10 Jeremy Mayfield

Jeremy Mayfield: Hero To Zero ~


In light of recent events in the world of sports, I am offering up my top ten list of athletes who spiraled out of control. For various reasons, these athletes, who once had it all, threw it all away in either a moment of unchecked emotions or for some bad habits that they picked up along the way. In either case, these athletes went from being some of the best known and well-liked and respected people in their respective sports to being some of the most notorious. In other words, they went from heroes to zeros.

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Things To Do In Virginia: Virginia International Raceway @VIRnow

Virginia International Raceway~

Virginia International Raceway http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3A05LegacyGT_VIR.jpg

Hey, race fans, if you are unfamiliar with the historic Virginia International Raceway, located just outside of Danville, Virginia, then you should brush up on your racing history. This track has hosted legendary racers like Carroll Shelby (creator of the legendary Shelby Cobra cars), Richard Petty and even Paul Newman! It is one of the premier road racing courses in the world, and I have included a little about the history of the Virginia International Raceway below.

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Dale Jarrett To Be Inducted Into The NASCAR Hall Of Fame In 2014

Dale Jarrett~

Dale Jarrett to be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2014

Very few drivers on the NASCAR circuit can boast the career accomplishments that Dale Jarrett can. He is a 3-time Daytona 500 Champion, ranks 21st on the career wins list with 32 victories, and was the 1999 Sprint Cup Champion. We here at Eat Play Rock celebrate his career and recent addition to the NASCAR Hall of Fame with a look back at his life and career.

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Denny Hamlin Suffers Spinal Fracture After NASCAR Fontana Crash

Denny Hamlin ~

Gatorade Duel #2 winner Denny Hamlin

Joe Gibbs racing reported Monday that Denny Hamlin, the driver of the #11 FedEx Toyota, suffered a spinal compression fracture as the result of his last lap crash in the Auto Club 400 in Fontana, California.

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