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Race Team Alliance A Game-Changer – But Not Yet

This is a guest post by Catfish Show founder and sometimes Bench Racing contributor,  Matt Mercer The news of the formation of the Race Team Alliance was quiet. A press release and an AP story announcing its creation one July morning. Nine teams joined together and named Rob Kauffman the …

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Grand Jury for Tony Stewart is Good for All

A young racer, Kevin Ward, died. Another, Tony Stewart, will never be the same as he was. It’s all so sad. According to CBS, Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said: “Upon my review of all of the information contained in the entire investigation,”I have made the determination that it …

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Is this Jeff Gordon’s Last Hurrah?

This is the 23rd season that Jeff Gordon has competed in NASCAR’s upper echelon of racing, the Sprint Cup series. For the last twelve years Gordon has been desperately trying to win his fifth Sprint Cup championship, the drive for five, to no avail. Gordon’s first full year competing in …

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The Race Team Alliance: Trouble Brewing In NASCAR Paradise?

The hottest topic in the garage this weekend is the formulation of The Race Team Alliance by the big nine race teams.  The selected spokesman/chairman for this alliance is co-owner the of Michael Waltrip Racing, Rob Kaufman. Kaufman is a very successful businessman that has, reportedly, made hundreds of millions of dollars outside of …