Podcast #265 — Truex wins a wild Busch Light Clash at the Coliseum w/guest Green Eggs and Hamlin

Race Discussion: 

  • Martin Truex Jr. wins 2023 Busch Light Clash at the Coliseum
  • RCR finishes second and third
  • Ryan Preece runs well before a fuel pump issue
  • Wiz Khalifa performs at “halftime”
  • This year’s Clash has 16 cautions versus last year’s five
  • Run-ins: Do any carry over?
    • AJ Allmendinger and Chase Briscoe in practice
    • Joey Logano spins Kyle Busch
    • Ross Chastain spins Denny Hamlin
    • Harvick wrecked Byron after the race

News Discussion: 

  • Auto Club Speedway will not have a race date in 2024, and possibly 2025, due to its reconfiguration
    • NASCAR has said the Coliseum race could be a points race to accommodate the Southern California market
  • NASCAR bans the Hail Melon
  • No more stage breaks on road courses
  • No longer have to be in the top-30 to make the Playoffs with a win
  • Choose rule is now implemented for superspeedways and dirt
  • Kevin Harvick will join the Fox booth in 2024
  • Kyle Busch tries to carry gun with him to Mexico

Special Guest: Taylor — Green Eggs and Hamlin from the Fantasy League

Close show 

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