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Darlington has always captivated me

May 5, 2010


Posted on Wednesday,May 5, 2010 by Doc Hancock I began my distant love affair with NASCAR in the summer of 1995, when I watched the 1995 Southern 500. That year, Jeff Gordon won the first of five straight Southern 500s and also his first Winston Cup championship. The reason I became a causal observer of […]

Jimmie Johnson among the greats in NASCAR history? You betcha.

November 22, 2009


The hardest thing to do in sports is win back-to-back titles. After you win a championship, you have a bigger target and go from being the hunter to being the hunted. In NASCAR, there’s only been two drivers to win three straight NASCAR championships, Cale Yarborough and Jimmie Johnson. Today, at Homestead, Jimmie Johnson became […]