Podcast #67 — Larson and Busch battle for the win SLIDE JOB!

Show notes:

-Audio: (0:41) End of the race snippets from NBC and MRN Radio

Recap: Overton’s 400 at Chicagoland Speedway

    • Kyle Busch and Kyle Larson battle to the finish.
    • Was what happened racing? Or was it over the line?
    • A lot of people were complaining that Busch wrecked Larson on purpose after Larson accidentally got into Busch. But that’s not what happened.

 

  • Audio: (0:50) Kyle Larson talks about the last lap.
  • Audio: (1:04) Kyle Busch talks about the last lap.

 

  • A lot of people fired up about Kyle’s motions and comments on the front stretch
    • Eric was there at the fence and the boos were LOUD
  • Race was FULL of storylines
    • Stewart Haas had the cars to beat, yet none of the four were a part of the final battle
      • Clint Bowyer’s implosion
      • Aric Almirola has two loose wheels
      • Kurt Busch was PO’d after Harvick passed him at the end of Stage 2
  • Other winners and losers?
  • What did we think of NBC/Dale Jr. in the booth?

Overton’s 250 Camping World Truck Series race

    • Also a spectacular race
    • Brett Moffitt didn’t know Tuesday whether he was even going to race and ends up winning the race
      • John Hunter Nemechek runs out of gas on the final lap
      • Gas man only put in one can of gas on final pit stop
    • Eric asked Moffitt whether, sponsorship aside, his team has what it takes to win a championship.

 

  • Audio: (0:43) Moffitt says “hell yeah”

 

Chicagoland in general

  • Track put on spectacular racing all weekend long
  • Eric’s comments on the All Star package – nothing Sunday was manufactured. Just pure racing. Key to good racing is make the track hotter than the surface of the sun.

News Items:

 

Preview: Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway

  • Picks
    • James: Brad Keselowski
    • Eric: Aric Almirola

Dark Horse

    • Eric: Bubba Wallace Jr.
    • James: Alex Bowman
  • Shoutouts if any
    • Plug the fantasy league
    • Plug Patreon

Close show

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @Eric8199 on Twitter
  • The SuperSpeedway @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
  • Facebook @ TheSuperSpeedway

For more of the podcast:

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

 

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

Next Race: Coke Zero Sugar 400

The Place: Daytona International Speedway

The Date: Saturday, July 7

The Time: 7:30 p.m.

TV: NBC, 7 p.m. ET

Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Distance: 400 miles (160 Laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 40),

Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 80), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 160)

NASCAR Xfinity Series

Next Race: Coca-Cola Firecracker 250

The Place: Daytona International Speedway

The Date: Friday, July 6

The Time: 7:30 p.m.

TV: NBCSN, 7 p.m.

Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Distance: 250 miles (100 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 30),

Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 60), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 100)

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Next Race: Buckle Up In Your Truck 225

The Place: Kentucky Speedway

The Date: Thursday, July 12

The Time: 7:30 p.m. ET

TV: FS1, 7 p.m. ET

Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Distance: 225 miles (150 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 35),

Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 70), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 150)

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One thought on “Podcast #67 — Larson and Busch battle for the win SLIDE JOB!

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