NASCAR Article Links

NOTE: Some of these sites may have POP-UP/UNDER ads.
Some articles may contain coarse language.
Any issues or complaints with those should be directed to that site.
Some sites require readers to register for free or via a paid subscription.

Jayski Social Media:
TWITTERPinterestFacebook page

posted APRIL 24, 2018

Auto Racing Daily
Is Mark Martin playing role in Roush, Kenseth reunion by Amanda Vincent

Associated Press
Talladega could be equalizer for Busch and Harvick by Jenna Fryer

Bristol Herald Courier
5 Things from NASCAR by Allen Gregory

5 Points To Ponder: Matt Kenseth Crashes NASCAR 2018 Party by Tom Bowles;
Beside the Rising Tide: Indianapolis Groans & the Raiders of the Lost Ticket Sales by Matt McLaughlin;
The Underdog House: Green Means Go at Richmond by Zach Catanzareti;
Who's Hot & Who's Not in NASCAR: Saturday Night Lights by Wesley Coburn;
Couch Potato Tuesday: Richmond Brings More Side-by-Side Action by Phil Allaway

Motor Racing Network
Power Rankings by Pete Pistone

Busch hopes he hasn't peaked too early: "We've got a long way to go" by Tom Errington

NBC Sports
Bump & Run: Who are drivers seeking first win of the year to watch?;
Are the youngsters set to celebrate at Talladega? and
Report: Matt Kenseth to return to Roush Fenway Racing? by Dustin Long

New Mexico Motorsports Report
Analysis of the Matt Kenseth-Roush Fenway Racing reunion by John Haverlin

On Pit Road
Two Weeks, Two Short Tracks, and No Cup Drivers in Xfinity... Life is Good and
After Three Consecutive Wins, Kyle Busch Hoping to Maintain Momentum by Roger Holtsclaw;
Matt Kenseth Coming Home to Roush-Fenway by Ricky Whittenburg

Popular Speed
Noah Gragson Makes Name Known in XFINITY Debut by Brandon Rivero

Race Fans Forever
Phooey on Fast at Talladega ~ Give Me Slow at Bowman Gray by Frank Buhrman

Why Kyle Busch keeps getting better by Kelly Crandall

Richmond Times-Dispatch
NASCAR ratings plunge in Richmond; earlier start time means 1.3 million fewer TV viewers by Michael Phillips

SB Nation
Matt Kenseth to rejoin Roush Fenway Racing, return to NASCAR Cup Series competition in 2018 by Jordan Bianchi

Stock Car Gazette
Kyle Busch wins Third Race in a Row of 2018 at Richmond by Chuck Abrams

Williamson Daily News
Talladega is the right place but the wrong time by Steve Mickey

Yahoo Sports
NASCAR Power Rankings: Sorting out the field beyond Kyle Busch by Nick Bromberg

posted APRIL 23, 2018

Kyle Busch joins Kevin Harvick on historic pace in win streaks by Matt Willis;
How rain delays affect NASCAR races: Who takes biggest financial hit? by Bob Pockrass

Cup Scene
Kyle Busch breaks records in route to Richmond win and
The NASCAR Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond Raceway as it happened and
Kyle Busch takes a leap of faith into the Richmond grandstands after winning and
Martin Truex Jr. comes up 10 laps short at Richmond after pit miscue by Greg Engle

Thinkin' Out Loud: Kyle Busch Overcomes Deep Starting Position for 3rd Straight Win by Mike Neff;
The Big 6: Questions Answered After the 2018 Toyota Owners 400 by Amy Henderson;
Up to Speed: Who Remembers Early Season Winners? by Bryan Gable;
Pace Laps: So Close, Yet So Far for Martin Truex Jr. & Noah Gragson by Frontstretch Staff

Putting Richmond to rest on a Monday

Meunier trails for third time in rough underdog weekend by William Soquet

Hail the Conquering Hero

Motor Racing Network
Richmond Checkered and Black Flags by Pete Pistone

William Byron: "I'm starting to really figure out what I need" and
After Xfinity debut, Gragson admits he still has "a lot of work to do" by Jim Utter

Second-chance potential comes quickly for Noah Gragson at Talladega by Zack Albert

NBC Sports
The curious lack of strategic gambling was the pits at Richmond by Nate Ryan;
Kyle Busch's streak reaching historic level by Dustin Long

On Pit Road
Should NASCAR Mandate Maximum Age Limits? by Ricky Whittenburg

Popular Speed
Ashley Asks......Ryan Reed by Ashley McCubbin

Race Fans Forever
The Fan Experience by Vivian Simons

Versatile Kyle Busch shows a new way to win a race by Paul Woody

Roberts NASCAR Notes
Odds to win 2018 Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway by Micah Roberts

Skirts and Scuffs
Right Sides Only: Notes from the Toyota Owners 400 Winning Crew Chief, Adam Stevens by Stacey Owens

posted APRIL 22, 2018

Kyle Busch's third 2018 Cup win met with jubilation (and respect?) by Bob Pockrass

Associated Press
Kyle Busch pulls away at Richmond for 3rd Cup win a row by Hank Kurz

Daniel Hemric has nothing to be ashamed about after his NASCAR Cup debut by Al Pearce

Charlotte Observer
Results and 3 takeaways from the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond by Brendan Marks

The Top Five: Breaking down the Richmond race

Sorenson's last-place finish marks fifth time in four seasons that Premium Motorsports overcomes early mechanical gremlins and
Jeff Green scores Chevrolet's 500th XFINITY Series last-place finish by Brock Beard

Motor Racing Network
Logano Continues Richmond Streak and
Another Second for Elliott and
Truex: 'Tonight We Beat Ourselves' and
Richmond Rear-View Mirror by Pete Pistone

Truex's race gets derailed by late pit stop: "We beat ourselves" by Nick DeGroot;
Denny Hamlin on third-place run: "We got close there by Tim Southers;
Clint Bowyer had shot at Richmond win until "all hell broke loose" and
Kyle Busch makes it three in a row with win at Richmond by Jim Utter

Motorsports Tribune
Speeding Violation Hinders Byron's Night at Richmond by Luis Torres;
Larson Finishes Seventh Despite Run-in with McMurray at Richmond and
Logano's Dominant Day Ends in Fourth at Richmond by Seth Eggert

NBC Sports
Kyle Busch charges from back to win at Richmond in overtime by Dustin Long;
First short track win slips away from Martin Truex Jr. on pit road and
Late cautions help Chase Elliott to yet another runner-up finish and
Daniel Hemric 'making the most' of first Cup start at Richmond by Daniel McFadin

Popular Speed
Observations: Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond Raceway by Ashley McCubbin

Cup debut a learning experience for Hemric by Kelly Crandall

The Racing Experts
Kurt Busch reaches milestone in laps led column at Richmond by Matt Courson;
Kyle Busch tops stage points standings and
Kyle Busch ties Baker on all-time wins list by Dominic Aragon

Richmond Times-Dispatch
Jimmie Johnson finds respectability, but contention is still elusive by Randy Hallman

SB Nation
Kyle Busch wins at Richmond, pushes winning streak to 3 in a row by Jordan Bianchi

USA Today
Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick will take battle for NASCAR supremacy to Talladega and
Kyle Busch takes control of NASCAR Cup series with win at Richmond, his third in a row by Ellen Horrow

Yahoo Sports
Takeaways from Richmond: What a tame first 350 laps by Nick Bromberg

posted APRIL 21, 2018

Richmond facelift a barometer for NASCAR's growth strategy and
NASCAR at Richmond Raceway: Starting lineup breakdown by Bob Pockrass

Associated Press
Bell holds off Gragson to win Xfinity race at Richmond and
Truex claims pole at Richmond; third of the season and
Kyle Busch returns to the scene of his infamy a decade ago by Hank Kurz, Jr.

Athlon Sports
NASCAR's Public Enemy #1: Mother Nature & Richmond Race Preview by Tom Bowles

Martin Truex Jr. will not go softly into the night at Richmond by Greg Engle

XFINITY Breakdown: Christopher Bell Gets First Victory of 2018, Noah Gragson Shines by Dustin Albino;
Noah Gragson Shines in XFINITY Series Debut at Richmond by Beth Lunkenheimer;
2018 Frontstretch Cup: Toyota Owners 400 Predictions by Frontstretch Staff

Motor Racing Network
Richmond Story Lines and
Bell Gets First Win of Season and
Richmond Pole to Truex Jr. by Pete Pistone

Christopher Bell fends off teammate to win Xfinity race at Richmond by Nick DeGroot

Sadler collects hefty consolation prize after third-place Richmond run by Zack Albert

NBC Sports
Staff picks for tonight's Cup race at Richmond;
Kyle Larson moving on from Bristol finish, looking to win again at Richmond by Dustin Long;
Christopher Bell wins Xfinity race at Richmond by Daniel McFadin

New Mexico Motorsports Report
Noah Gragson: 'I've come a long way in the past year' by John Haverlin

On Pit Road
NASCAR's Limiting of Cup Regulars in Xfinity and Trucks is Paying Off by Ricky Whittenburg;
Pressing to Win Not Pressure to Win Caused Penalties for Elliott and
Gragson Feels There Could Have Been a Different Outcome at Richmond by Roger Holtsclaw

Popular Speed
Observations: ToyotaCare 250 at Richmond Raceway by Ashley McCubbin

Racin Today
Truex On Pole For Saturday's Cup Race At RIR by Jim Pedley

Richmond Times Dispatch
Daniel Hemric's Cup debut comes via an unorthodox path and
For Kyle Busch, this could be the season to join the legends by Randy Hallman;
Sadler is grateful, but... by Dave Lawrence;
Ryan Blaney a fresh face that NASCAR fans should get to know by Paul Woody

SB Nation
NASCAR at Richmond qualifying results: Martin Truex Jr. wins Toyota Owners 400 pole by Jordan Bianchi

posted APRIL 20, 2018

Chase Elliott says penalties no sign his team is feeling pressure to win and
Downtime doesn't suit Kyle Busch, who just wants to be on the track and
Hershel McGriff, 90, to race at Tucson Speedway in May by Bob Pockrass

Associated Press
Jimmie Johnson maps out bucket list for potential sponsors by Jenna Fryer

Caledonian Record
Pit Guns and the Kids by Big Bigelow

Daily Press
Denny Hamlin wins his Showdown and will bring it back to Langley by Marty O'Brien

NASCAR Could Learn A Thing Or Two About Public Relations From The Yankees by Dave Caldwell

NASCAR 101: 10 Numbers With the Longest Streaks Out of the Cup Series by Kevin Rutherford;
Tech Talk: Springs, Splits, Shocks & Tires by Mike Neff;
Will the Band Play On? Stock Car Racing's Uncertain Future in the Music City by Bryan Keith;
4 Burning Questions: How Have the Short Tracks Been So Far in 2018? by Wesley Coburn;
Friday Faceoff: Is the Old Bristol Back? by Frontstretch Staff

Joey Gase finds more Xfinity Series success with new team by K.J. Pilcher

Indianapolis Star
Why Colts schedule is bad news for the Brickyard by Jim Ayello

There are two distinct paths to success in the NASCAR Xfinity Series by Richard Allen

Kevin Harvick or Kyle Busch? Drivers give Harvick the edge in title race so far

At Richmond, the No. 8 returns, but the Cup invaders don't by Brock Beard

No Need to Stop the Presses

Motor Racing Network
Larson Close, But Not Quite and
Truex Jr. Seeks Richmond Redemption by Pete Pistone;
Richmond Fantasy Racing Preview by Jeff Wackerlin

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. says NASCAR "is not the sport that it used to be" and
Five things to watch in Friday's Xfinity race at Richmond by Jim Utter;
Denny Hamlin wins Short Track Showdown at Langley Speedway by Tim Southers

NBC Sports
Friday 5: Could further limit on Cup drivers in Xfinity take place? by Dustin Long;
Front Row Motorsports explains how it improves with smaller budget, unique sponsor deals by Daniel McFadin

New Mexico Motorsports Report
Haverlin's Hot Take: Hemric's debut, Harvick or Kyle Busch, & Cup-less Xfinity fields? by John Haverlin;
Bubba Wallace won't settle for anything short of history by Tyler Head;
Victory Lane should be a celebration for all by Dominic Aragon

On Pit Road
Fixing the Xfinity Series and Trucks in NASCAR by Ricky Whittenburg

Popular Speed
Larson Looks to Turn Frustration into Motivation by Brandon Rivero

Race Fans Forever
We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us by PattyKay Lilley

SB Nation
Red hot Kyle Busch winning both on the track and off by Jordan Bianchi

War Wagon

do NOT post Personal Podcasts or Youtube Videos
ESPN Podcasts
Marty & McGee
Dirty Mo Radio (DaleJr.com) Podcasts
MRN Podcasts
Performace Racing Network [PRN]
The Final Lap with Kerry Murphey
NASCAR Podcasts
NASCAR on NBC podcast
the JAYSKI PODCAST was discontinued 12/11/2013

Some 'Guidelines' for Sending Article / Column / Blog Links

Jayski.com does and will NOT post blogs articles / posts / links that are nothing more then posts of team
or NASCAR or Team/driver/sponsor PR's or transcripts (even slightly altered or rewritten);
or are just notes of news reported thru out the week, reported on the site already.
Articles and Blogs must and should be original content, opinions, clean of vulgar language, proper spelling / grammar and more then just a few paragraphs
and all are required to have an authors/writers name and contact info like email address posted

ALL articles / columns / blogs MUST be NASCAR related, even if they are, doesn't mean they will be posted as posted many times above:
If the 'article / blog' is nothing but a Press Release, stats from other sites, etc., it ain't getting linked.

The opinions expressed in any editorial/articles/blogs linked on this page or the site are not of the Jayski site but are presented in the interest of giving readers a variety of points of views and some enjoyment.

This page is updated once or twice a day, usually in the early morning and late morning only

Questions about their content, page design, colors or objections to those opinions should be directed towards the author of the article or the site that posts it.

Most of these links will take you to another site

No guarantee that the links work as sites move pages/links, reuse the link or remove them after a certain amount of time

Links usually posted in a rough alphabetical order by site / blog

to submit fan or other articles /column links, etc, please follow the below format putting the info in place of the one shown as an example:
Racing Stories (site name)
http://www.racingstories.org/story/nascar.html (direct link)
I love NASCAR (article title)
by Joe Fan (author name, first and last)

[just send the info, not the heading too (or what is in parens)] and no HTML coding needed

This page Born on Date: August 16, 2000

NOTE to authors of articles and blogs: have gotten some complaints in the past from authors/writers/bloggers who send me their links asking and complaining when their link is not added to the article links page. Jayski.com is under NO obligation to post ANYTHING sent. If it seems different, original, interesting, clear and decently written...it will be CONSIDERED. Jayski.com does not just post a blog link because someone reads a PR and posts info from that PR. Or if someone gathers a bunch of news from other newspaper / news site and makes a blog or notes section - do NOT expect it to get posted/linked. Jayski.com checks about 100 news/newspaper/magazine/NASCAR sites a day for article links and gets about 30-45 email requests a day. Jayski.com does NOT respond informing folks if their link gets use or why is was not used. Many sites posted here have a good working relationship with Jayski.com and they get the benefit of the doubt. Blogs and newer sites tend to be watched for a while before links are posted and Jayski.com sees how they post and what their agenda may be. This is not a message board/forum/fan/social media page, where anyone can post and it is not a right to be linked. Thanks and happy posting....

Article titles in ALL CAPS/UPPERCASE will not be linked.
But it is NASCAR not Nascar, I don't post links where folks can't use the proper word NASCAR. NOT Nascar or NA$CAR but NASCAR, show some respect.

Jayski.com usually limits a site to five articles a day, if more are sent, something will be left off.
Jayski.com does NOT double post the same articles by the same writers from different sites / blogs or who sends them first
if a writer prefers to have an article linked to a certain site they must let Jayski.com know.
If the same article is changed to look different in effort to get it reposted, that writer/site/author will ceased to be posted in the future.

Jayski.com may link to some fan / personal blog sites /pages if they are interesting and about NASCAR
Jayski.com does NOT link websites / blogs that are mean, nasty, driver or/and NASCAR bashing or vulgar. any story on the blog/website must have a direct link to that particular article, not just a jump, main page or a page full of different commentary. And if an article, blog or site is just to bash drivers or NASCAR, they will not be included in the links or this page. Articles that are just team/driver/track PR's or basic news will not be posted.

just because a link is submitted, does not mean it will be posted and linked, but it will be considered.

Personal YouTube Videos or links to them are NOT posted

NO APRIL FOOLS HERE: please do not send any April Fools type articles / blogs or humor / jokes posts that poke fun at NASCAR, fans or drivers.
Do not send articles / blogs links that lead readers to believe something that is not true
Jayski.com will not post article links to sites / blogs that are nothing but a rehash of a press release from a team or transcript or simple race winning post