Jul 20 2010 - 2:39pm0

What a Week!

Last week, at least in terms of the ONMC National Convention, was a whirlwind of activity for the Members who attended the fifth annual celebration of Member-hood, and for the home office staff, it was a chance for us to see the people we work for all...

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Jul 20 2010 - 2:36pm0

King Kurt Konquers!

Kurt Busch came to Charlotte Motor Speedway two weeks ago without a single top-10 finish to his name. He left last Sunday night with two straight victories, and the kind of momentum that can earn a fellow a series title if he plays his cards right. ...

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Jul 20 2010 - 2:24pm0

Pocono Peccadilloes

Hope you were watching the final laps at Pocono this weekend. If you weren’t, you’ll miss out on the whole story and feel clueless. Long story short, Kevin Harvick tapped Joey Logano into a long slide on the penultimate lap of the Gillette Fusion...

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Jul 20 2010 - 1:58pm0

Infineon Iterations

CONCORD, N.C. – You’ll notice from the dateline that I’m not in Sonoma this weekend. They don’t let me west of the Mississippi without a hall pass (or a keeper), so it’s not a big surprise, but if you have to pick a track you’ve never been to, try...

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Jul 20 2010 - 10:54am0

Hot Daytona Nights

I’m not talking about the usual party scene at the Ocean Deck, either. A trip to Daytona is not complete without at least one cold one at the Ocean Deck, where the elite meet to cool off in the ocean breeze after a long day—or night—at Daytona...

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Jul 20 2010 - 10:21am0

No Asterisk

David Reutimann waited more than 13 months to remove an insignificant little punctuation mark from his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career. By winning the 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday night, Reutimann earned his second series...

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Jul 14 2010 - 10:17am0

The Rout is On

Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there, including mine. SCOOP Sr. and I spent the weekend in the bright lights of Brooklyn...Michigan! Thanks to all the dads for all they give to us sons and daughters! Last week, it was Pocono where Denny...

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Jul 5 2010 - 8:00pm0

From Fistfights to Potholes, the End of an Era

Well, another Coke Zero 400 is in the books, and it’s the end of an era at Daytona International Speedway.The pavement that Saturday night’s race took place on, by the time you read this, will be in the process of being torn up and replaced by new...

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Jul 1 2010 - 5:18pm0

Horseshoe Replaced

Jimmie Johnson had been really quiet for the month of May and most of June. As with kids, silence is not necessarily a good thing, and the fact that JJ won for the first time on a road course is not a good thing if you're driving one of the other 42...

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Jul 1 2010 - 2:31pm0

Bumper Tag

A week after going slightly bonkers with the bumpers, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series cars crossed the country and lined up at New Hampshire Motor Speedway with expectations of more payback in their minds. For 270 of the 301 laps, those expectations...

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