Top 10 Tuesday: American Racing Manufacturers

Spencer Neff Twitter:@NeffOnSports11 Michigan International Speedway, located 72 miles from Detroit, is often refered to as Ford and General Motors’ backyard. In honor of this weekend’s NASCAR races, here is a look at the top American manufacturers in racing history. 10. Miller: Harold Miller’s cars won the Indianapolis 500 nine time and engines built byContinue reading “Top 10 Tuesday: American Racing Manufacturers”

Top 10 Tuesday: Drivers of the Northeast

Spencer Neff Twitter:@NeffOnSports11 With the Sprint Cup Series racing in Pennsylvania and New York in consecutive weeks, here is a look at the top drivers in racing who call the Northeast home. 10. Ricky Craven: Another driver to win in all three national series, Craven is originally from Newburgh, Maine. A runner-up in the formerContinue reading “Top 10 Tuesday: Drivers of the Northeast”

Top Ten Tuesday: American Road Courses

Spencer Neff Twitter:@NeffOnSports11 Hope everyone is having a great week. On Sunday, the IndyCar Series returns to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and next Sunday, the Sprint Cup and Xfinity Series will make their second and final stop at a road course this year at Watkins Glen. In celebration, here is a look at theContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: American Road Courses”

Sunday Night Quick Takes

Spencer Neff Twitter:@NeffOnSports11 Hope everyone had a great weekend. Here are some thoughts on a jam-packed weekend in racing: 1. Kyle Busch held off Joey Logano to complete the weekend sweep at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Although I may have been skeptical of his place in the chase, he has more than proven his place.Continue reading “Sunday Night Quick Takes”

Pre-Weekend Quick Takes

Spencer Neff Twitter:@NeffOnSports11 Hope everyone had a great week. Some big races are this weekend, so here is a look at some stories to watch. 1. NASCAR’s annual trip to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is this weekend. This year, high-drag packages have introudced, including a larger spoiler. The package, which will also be utilized atContinue reading “Pre-Weekend Quick Takes”

Top 10 Tuesday: Jeff Gordon at the Brickyard

Spencer Neff Twitter:@NeffOnSports11 Hope everyone is having a great week. The biggest headline among the drivers for this weekend will undoubtedly be Jeff Gordon, who will be making his 21st and final start at the Indianapolis motor Speedway on Sunday. Gordon, who is the one of just two drivers (Bobby Labonte) to start every BrickyardContinue reading “Top 10 Tuesday: Jeff Gordon at the Brickyard”

Pre-Weekend Quick Takes

Spencer Neff Twitter:@NeffOnSports11 Hope everyone had a great weeekend, here are your top headlines for this weekend in racing. 1. NASCAR returns to the flat, one-mile New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the Cup and Xfinity Series’ first race on a short track in almost three months. In March, the series ran at Martinsville, which despiteContinue reading “Pre-Weekend Quick Takes”