3 Takeaways will be a weekly series, looking at three major headlines or events during the previous race weekend. Phoenix provides for great racing, but not a lot of passing. After watching Nathan Carroll and Mike Smith battle lap after lap for the lead in the Nuka-Cola Series race, it became clear that while the racing … Continue reading Three Takeaways from Phoenix
Ben Maloch scored his fourth career victory at the Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday, his first since winning at Michigan prior to the midway point last season. Maloch gives ND Racing it's first points paying victory of the season since re-branding from BHS Motorsports. It's also the team's first victory since Maloch last won at … Continue reading Maloch Takes Phoenix Win
Nathan Carroll scored his first career victory Saturday, after a thrilling battle with Las Vegas winner Mike Smith. Carroll led a race high 158 laps, while Smith was able to take the top spot for 15 laps. Despite Smith's low lap led count, he and Carroll remained locked side-by-side for much of the second half … Continue reading Carroll Scores First Win At Home Track
3 Takeaways will be a weekly series, looking at three major headlines or events during the previous race weekend. The big one in the Nuka-Cola race at Las Vegas could have been avoided. In what has been a relatively clean start to the Nuka-Cola series, the big wreck that ended the Las Vegas race under … Continue reading 3 Takeaways from Las Vegas
Joe Reynolds led 82 laps to take victory in the Kobalt Tools 400 on Sunday, his first since the Mosport Road Course late last season. The win is also the second for Wood Brothers Racing, which last went to victory lane in the Daytona 500 in 2013B with Trevor Clark. Atlanta winner Philip von Borries … Continue reading Reynolds Wins Big In Vegas For Wood Bros.
Mike Smith led a race high 136 laps at Las Vegas, and won the race. But he almost didn't. Smith was among many involved in a large crash in turns 3 and 4, that took place over the course of two laps, as caution lights malfunctioned and failed to alert drivers to slow down. Despite … Continue reading Mike Smith Narrowly Escapes Crash to Win Las Vegas
3 Takeaways will be a weekly series, looking at three major headlines or events during the previous race weekend. The new Truck Series aerodynamic package is something else. The entire Truck race at Atlanta Motor Speedway was intense. With the field running in mostly a large pack, it begs the question on whether or not we … Continue reading 3 Takeaways After Atlanta