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