Podcast 160 — Harvick and Hamlin split Cup Series doubleheader

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 160 — Harvick and Hamlin split Cup Series doubleheader

Show notes:

Recap Race 1: Pocono Organics 325

  • Harvick wins third race since NASCAR’s return
  • Aric Almirola’s resurgence
  • Erik Jones gets wiped out

Recap Race 2: Pocono 350

  • Crew Chief Showdown
  • Hamlin and Harvick swap finishing spots
    • How good is Chris Gabehart?
  • Blaney takes out KB

Thoughts on the doubleheader format?

  • Weather is an issue
  • Didn’t get to see it with fans
  • How did it work overall?
  • Is this a winning strategy? Should we see it at other tracks?
  • How will this work in Michigan/Dover?

News items:

Last Race Picks:

 

  • Eric: Ryan Blaney 1
  • James: Kyle Busch 1

 

Dark Horse

 

  • James: Matt Dibenedetto 2

 

  • Eric: Ty Dillon
  • Eric Leads 17-16 after 15 races

Next race picks

The Brickyard 400

  • James: Kevin Harvick
  • Eric: Denny Hamlin
  • Dark Horse 
  • Eric: Matt Dibenedetto
  • James: Ryan Preece

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

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Podcast #159 — Blaney wins a Talladega thriller

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 159 — Blaney wins a Talladega thriller

Show notes:

Recap Homestead: Geico 500 from Talladega SuperSpeedway

  • Ryan Blaney with the win
  • Great racing? 
  • Aric Almirola finishes third backwards

News items:

Last Race Picks:

Talladega

    • James: Joey Logano

 

  • Eric: Ryan Blaney

 

Dark Horse

    • Eric: Brendan Gaughan

 

  • James: Michael McDowell

 

  • Eric leads 16-13 after 13 races

Next race picks

Pocono Organics 325 AND Pocono 350

  • Eric: Ryan Blaney
  • James: Kyle Busch

Dark Horse

  • James: Matt Dibenedetto
  • Eric: Ty Dillon

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James:
  • Eric: 

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

  • Website address: www.thesuperspeedway.com
  • Podcasts will be found on there as well. 
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Podcast #158 — Welcome Dale Earnhardt Jr. to the Hall of Fame

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 158 — Welcome Dale Earnhardt Jr. to the Hall of Fame

Show notes:

Recap Homestead: Dixie Vodka 400

  • Denny Hamlin holds off charge from Chase Elliott to win
  • Chase held up by Joey Logano
    • Logano said it was intentional
  • Tyler Reddick strong performance

Recap Martinsville: Blue Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500

  • Martin Truex Jr. back to victory lane
    • First win without Cole Pearn
  • Nothing else happened this entire race
  • Bubba Wallace finishes 11th in the BLM car

News items:

  • Hall of Fame
    • Red Farmer is the Pioneer nominee
    • Mike Stefanik and Dale Earnhardt Jr. are the modern day nominees
  • Confederate Flag Ban
  • Brendan Gaughan is racing this weekend at Talladega. 
  • Road America might get a Cup race in 2021. 
  • Rule change this weekend for Talladega (not new news but never discussed it)
  • All Star race moves to Bristol for 2020
    • Will allow 30K fans
    • Will also feature new number placement
  • Dale Jarrett has coronavirus
  • Denny Hamlin and Corey LaJoie Twitter Feud 

Last Race Picks:

Martinsville

 

  • James: Joey Logano

 

  • Eric: Jimmie Johnson

Dark Horse

    • Eric: Christopher Bell

 

  • James: Tyler Reddick

 

Homestead

 

  • Eric: Brad Keselowski

 

  • James: Martin Truex Jr. 

Dark Horse

    • James: Bubba Wallace

 

  • Eric: Tyler Reddick

 

Eric leads 14-12 after 12 races

Preview: Talladega

  • James: Joey Logano
  • Eric: Ryan Blaney

Dark Horse

  • Eric: Brendan Gaughan
  • James: Michael McDowell

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James:
  • Eric: Steve Phelps

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

  • Website address: www.thesuperspeedway.com
  • Podcasts will be found on there as well. 
  • Find us on Apple Podcasts, Google Play and Soundcloud

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Podcast #157 — NASCAR takes a stand on racism

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 157 — NASCAR takes a stand on racism

Show Notes:

Recap: Folds of Honor Quick Trip 500

News items

Last Race Pics:

 

  • Eric: Kevin Harvick

 

  • James: Chase Elliott

Dark Horse

 

  • James: Bubba Wallace (beat me by one spot)

 

  • Eric: Chris Buescher
  • Eric leads 12-10 after nine races

Preview: Martinsville

IF rained out won’t run on Thursday

  • James: Joey Logano
  • Eric: Jimmie Johnson

Dark Horse

  • Eric: Christopher Bell
  • James: Tyler Reddick

Preview: Homestead

  • Eric: Brad Keselowski
  • James: Martin Truex Jr. 

Dark Horse

  • James: Bubba Wallace
  • Eric: Tyler Reddick

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James:
  • Eric: 

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

  • Website address: www.thesuperspeedway.com
  • Podcasts will be found on there as well. 
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Podcast 156 — Elliott takes out Logano, Keselowski wins at Bristol

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 156 — Elliott takes out Logano, Keselowski wins at Bristol

Show notes:

Recap: Food City Presents the Supermarket Heroes 500

  • Brad Keselowski steals it again!
  • Chase takes out Joey
    • How much did we miss the fans here?
  • Short track package is 2-0 so far this season

News items

Preview: Atlanta

  • Last race picks

 

  • James: Kyle Busch (4th)

 

  • Eric: Chase Elliott (22nd)

Dark Horse

 

  • Eric: John Hunter Nemechek (13th) 

 

  • James: Tyler Reddick (36th)
  • Eric leads 10-9 after eight races

Picks: Atlanta

  • Eric: Kevin Harvick
  • James: Chase Elliott

Dark Horse

  • James: Bubba Wallace
  • Eric: Chris Buescher

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James:
  • Eric: 

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

  • Website address: www.thesuperspeedway.com
  • Podcasts will be found on there as well. 
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Podcast #155 — Chase Elliott and Kyle Busch Rivalry Brewing

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 155 — Chase Elliott and Kyle Busch Rivalry Brewing

Show notes:

Recap: Coca-Cola 600 from Charlotte Motor Speedway

 

Recap: Alsco Uniforms 500 from Charlotte Motor Speedway

  • Chase follows up a 2nd in the 600 and a truck win with another win

 

News items

 

Preview: Bristol

  • Last race picks

Picks Review: Charlotte

    • Coca-Cola 600

 

  • James: Kyle Busch (4th)

 

  • Eric: Kurt Busch (7th)

Dark Horse

 

  • Eric: John Hunter Nemecheck (16th)

 

  • James: William Byron (20th)

 

    • Alsco Uniforms 500K
    • Eric: Kevin Harvick (10th)

 

  • James: Chase Elliott (1st) +Win Bonus

 

Dark Horse

 

  • James: William Byron (12th)

 

  • Eric: Tyler Reddick (14th)
  • Eric leads 9-8 after eight races

 

Picks: Bristol

  • James: Kyle Busch
  • Eric: Chase Elliott

Dark Horse

  • Eric: John Hunter Nemechek
  • James: Tyler Reddick

 

Plug the Fantasy League

 

Shoutouts if any

 

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 

 For more of the podcast:

 

Podcast #154 — Flipping the bird to Kyle Busch

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 154 — Flipping the bird to Kyle Busch

Show notes:

Recap: Real Heroes 400 from Darlington Raceway

  • Kevin Harvick gets the victory
  • NASCAR is back. What did we think? 
  • Matt Kenseth finishes 10th with no practice
  • Truex struggles and rebounds
  • Kyle Busch starts in the back, does nothing
  • Rookies run well
    • Tyler Reddick 7th
    • John Hunter Nemecheck 9th
  • Jimmy Johnson and William Byron throw it away

Recap: Toyota 500K from Darlington Raceway

  • Denny Hamlin wins a rain-shortened short race
  • Kyle wrecks Chase
  • First Wednesday night race
  • Thoughts on this one? 

Xfinity race was delayed until Thursday. 

  • Chase Briscoe holds off Kyle Busch on the last lap to win second race this year

News items

Preview: Darlington Races

  • Last race picks

Darlington Race 1

    • James: Joey Logano (18th)

 

  • Eric: Denny Hamlin (5th)

 

Dark Horse

 

  • Eric: Ty Dillon (19th)

 

  • James: Chris Buescher (32nd)

– Darlington Race 2

 

  • Eric: Kyle Busch (2nd)

 

  • James: Erik Jones (5th)

Dark Horse

    • James: Chris Buescher (23rd)

 

  • Eric: Matt Dibenedetto (9th)
  • Eric leads 8-4 after six races

 

Picks: Charlotte

  • Coca-Cola 600
  • James: Kyle Busch
  • Eric: Kurt Busch

Dark Horse

  • Eric: John Hunter Nemecheck
  • James: William Byron
  • Alsco Uniforms 500K
  • Eric: Kevin Harvick
  • James: Chase Elliott

Dark Horse

  • James: William Byron
  • Eric: Tyler Reddick

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James: ESPN – Marty and McGee
  • Eric: Dale Jr. Download, The athletic

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

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Podcast #153 — It’s time to go racing

Show notes:

News items

Preview: Darlington Races

  • Last race picks
    • Eric: Kevin Harvick
    • James: Kyle Busch

Dark Horse

    • James: William Byron
    • Eric: Daniel Suarez
    • Tied 4-4 after four races. 

Darlington Race 1

  • James: Joey Logano
  • Eric: Denny Hamlin

Dark Horse

  • Eric: Ty Dillon
  • James: Chris Buescher

Darlington Race 2

  • Eric: Kyle Busch
  • James: Erik Jones

Dark Horse

  • James: Chris Buescher
  • Eric: Matt Dibenedetto

Plug the Fantasy League

  • We Back

Shoutouts if any

  • James: Track/NASCAR employees
  • Eric: 

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

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Podcast #152 — Back to North Wilkesboro with special guest NASCAR official Todd Henry Jr.

Show notes:

Special guest: NASCAR official Todd Henry Jr. 

News items

Shoutouts if any

  • James: 
  • Eric: 
  • Todd: 

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

Podcast #151 — NASCAR is coming back

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 151 — NASCAR is coming back

Show notes:

News items

Shoutouts if any

  • James: 
  • Eric: 

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook: Facebook.com/TheSuperSpeedway

 For more of the podcast:

  • Website address: www.thesuperspeedway.com
  • Podcasts will be found on there as well. 
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