October 2007

NASCAR Star Kyle Busch Enters Derby

{nl}NEXTEL Cup “Chaser” Getting Back to Short Track Roots at Five Flags Speedway{nl}When the final checkered flag of the 2007 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series season falls on November 18th at Homestead-Miami Speedway (FL), most drivers will pack up their fire suits for the final time and head to their homes for a couple months of vacation before the new season begins in February at Daytona{nl}Kyle Busch is just like the rest of his Cup Series cohorts and will leave from Homestead to visit a place he truly enjoys; only it won’t be some secluded tropical resort for some rest and […]

Modified Fever Infects Pensacola

The Open Wheel Modifieds made their second visit of the season to Five Flags Speedway this past Saturday, and Jeff Letson of Harvest Alabama carried home the loot. But that doesn’t tell the whole story. An outstanding lineup of Modifieds showed up for the event, testament to two, cold hard facts. One, Modified racing is on the upswing, and two, drivers are already thinking about the Snowball Derby, a mere 8 weeks away. {nl} DeFuniak Springs, Florida driver Jacob Permenter brought the field to the green, but it wasn’t long before Trussvile Alabama driver Billy Melvin found the top spot, a […]