Road course qualifying formant explained

June 21, 2013 admin 3

Saturday’s Sprint Cup Series qualifying session at Sonoma Raceway this weekend is different than what fans have been used to in years past. Instead of the traditional single-car runs, drivers will be set into groups […]


Gordon looks to regain that road course magic

June 24, 2012 admin 0

By Brian Wiggins  During the days of Gilligan’s Island, Thunderbirds and Winston, a team known as “The Rainbow Warriors” were the ones to beat on NASCAR’s road courses. From 1997 through 2001, Gordon won seven […]


Marcos Ambrose takes Sonoma pole

June 23, 2012 admin 0

By Brian Wiggins  When the Sprint Cup Series came to Michigan last weekend, Marcos Ambrose didn’t have a pole. Now, he has two in two weeks after taking the top starting spot for Sunday’s Toyota/ […]


Sonoma owes Ambrose nothing

June 22, 2012 admin 0

By Brian Wiggins  There may be no better driver on road courses in NASCAR than Marcos Amrbose. A two-time champion in Australia’s V8 SuperCar Series which season consists of road course racing on a regular […]