• NASCAR Talk

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. offers frank assessment on recent issues, NASCAR’s reaction and potential impact

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. questions what type of message NASCAR could be sending if it doesn’t further penalize Austin Dillon a week after not punishing Kyle Busch for swinging at Joey Logano. Earnhardt spent about 10 minutes on the topic, which branched out to how he would punish Dillon and NASCAR’s fluid enforcement of such issues through the years. “This isn’t nothing against Austin or Kyle for that matter,’’ Earnhardt said on his podcast. “The only thing that I worry about really isn’t what the fans think about the penalties or to penalize or not to penalize, (or) whether the sponsors have a problem with their car getting penalized or not penalized, what I worry about is what do you want to happen

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    Kligerman: Everyone Should Try Attending the Daytona 500 because . . . America!

    Let’s face it: Big events are terrible. More than 100,000 people descending on a destination laughably unfit for the attention. Bursting at the seams of its infrastructure and mobility. Anything you attempt to do will be greeted by a line. A line to move, a line to eat, a line to see, a line to pee. Always in a line. And lines are awful. The Daytona 500 should be no different. But it is. Because most events attract 100,000-plus people because everyone wants to be there. The Daytona 500, on the other hand, has commentators, writers, outsiders and other sports aficionados telling you that no one wanted to be there. The problem is they were there –  the forgotten, post-majority, God-fearing Trump

  • NASCAR Talk

    NASCAR Heat Evolution publisher rebrands, plans sequel and mobile game

    Whether you liked it or not, you can expect a sequel to last year’s NASCAR Heat Evolution to be released later this fall. The video game will be released by the same company that produced the original, but the company will have a new name. Dusenberry Martin Racing announced Tuesday it has rebranded to 704Games, a name which is inspired by the city it was founded in, Charlotte, North Carolina. As part of the rebranding, Paul Brooks, former senior vice president of NASCAR and president of NASCAR Media Group, has been appointed CEO. Brooks served NASCAR for 19 years in various roles. “With decades of game development and publishing experience across our entire team at 704Games, there is tremendous