Podcast #199 — Larson is an All Star once again

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – The All-Star Race
    • Kyle Larson wins the 10 lap shootout
      • The outside pass
      • Was Chase’s rein as the Alpha Dog the shortest in the history of Hendrick
      • Quick Note on Larson- Had a great run at the Dream at Eldora then won the All-Star Circuit of Champions Monday night.
    • Texas was the most-watched All Star race since 2017
    • What did we think of the format and the event?
  • Xfinity – Alsco Uniforms 250
    • KFB is one win from retirement. 
  • Trucks – Speedy Cash 220
    • JHN Gets his 4th win of the season

News Items: 

Preview: Nashville Superspeedway

  • Picks
  • Trucks – Rackley Roofing 200
    • Eric: Todd Gilliland
    • James: Ben Rhodes
  • Xfinity – Tennessee Lottery 250
    • Eric: Justin Allgaier
    • James: Daniel Hemric
  • Cup – Ally 400
    • Eric: Kyle Larson
    • James: William Byron

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

Next week: 

  • It’s our 200th Episode
  • Will be broadcasting live on Facebook
  • Come join us and hang out

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 #198 — Larson takes another one at Sonoma

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – TOYOTA / SAVE MART 350
    • Kyle Larson
    • Larson sweeps all three stages and leads 62% of the laps for another dominating victory
    • Hendrick cars lead 76% of the race between Larson (57) and Chase Elliott (13)
  • Xfinity – B&L TRANSPORT 170
    • AJ Allmendinger gets his second win at Mid-Ohio
      • Overcomes a penalty at the end of stage 2
    • Cindric leads 30 laps but gets turned on late restart
    • Noah Gragson wrecks in the first turn
    • Harrison Burton has a similar fate

News Items: 

Preview: All Star Weekend in Texas

  • Picks
  • Trucks – Speedy Cash 220
    • Eric: Sheldon Creed
    • James: John Hunter Nemecheck
  • Xfinity – Alsco Uniforms 250
    • Eric: Daniel Hemric
    • James: Justin Allgaier
  • Cup – All Star Race (not for points)
    • Eric: Joey Logano
    • James: Kyle Busch

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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 #197 — Kyle Larson takes the field to the woodshed at Charlotte

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – Coke 600
    • Larson all day/night
    • Hendrick gets to 269 all time wins leader (3 in a row)
    • That was a long night
      • Eric’s NASCAR Cup Series package wish list
    • Hendrick Motorsports Mount Rushmore of Drivers
  • Xfinity – Alsco Uniforms 300
    • Poor Daniel Hemric.
    • Dude, Ty Gibbs.

News Items: 

Preview: Road Course Weekend (Mid-Ohio and our return to Sonoma)

  • Picks
  • Xfinity – B&L TRANSPORT 170
    • Eric: AJ Allmendinger
    • James: Austin Cindric
  • Cup – TOYOTA / SAVE MART 350
    • Eric: Kyle Busch
    • James: Martin Truex Jr.

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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, Spotify, Google Play, Stitcher and Soundcloud

Podcast #196 — Chase Elliott beats the monsoon in COTA

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – Echopark Texas Grand Prix
    • Chase Elliott is gifted the victory
      • Chevrolet’s 800th win
      • Hendrick ties Petty Enterprises win total at 268
    • RAIN
    • Two brutal wrecks
    • Should NASCAR have called this sooner?
      • Thoughts on racing in the rain in general?
  • Trucks – Toyota Tundra 225
    • Todd Gilliland muscles his way to the victory
  • Xfinity – Pit Boss 250
    • KFB runs away with another one.

News Items: 

Preview: Charlotte Motor Speedway

  • Picks
    • Trucks – North Carolina Education Lottery 200
      • Eric: John Hunter Nemecheck
      • James: Sheldon Creed
  • Xfinity – Alsco Uniforms 300
    • Eric: Daniel Hemric
    • James: Harrison Burton
  • Cup – Coca-Cola 600
    • Eric: Kyle Larson
    • James: Denny Hamlin

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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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148 — Hendrick sweeps top four spots at Dover, with Special Guest Derek Winter

Show notes:

Welcome special guest, Derek Winter! Host of Life in the Fans Lane. 

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – Drydene 400
    • Hendrick Domination 
      • First 1-4 Finish in Cup since 2005 (Roush Fenway)
      • Hendrick’s 267th win. One behind Petty Enterprises for most all time.
      • Alex Bowman is winning his way into an extension
      • Larson’s team gives up one spot on pit road that made the difference late.
        • 25 career second place finishes
      • Byron now has 11 top 10s in a row. 
        • Gordon made it to 21 over 2 seasons
        • 2019 – 13 total top 10s
        • 2020 – 14 total top 10s
    • Does this race tell us anything about the future of the season?
    • Is Aric Almirola the reason Stewart Haas is struggling? (not really, but he’s wrecked a lot of cars)

News Items: 

Preview: COTA!

  • Picks
    • Trucks – Toyota Tundra 225
      • Eric: Sheldon Creed
      • James: Ben Rhodes
      • Derek: John Hunter Nemecheck
    • Xfinity – Pit Boss 250
      • Eric: Austin Cindric
      • James: AJ Allmendinger
      • Derek: Daniel Hemric
    • Cup – Echopark Texas Grand Prix
      • Eric: Chase Elliott
      • James: Kyle Larson
      • Derek: Martin Truex Jr.

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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, Spotify, Google Play, Stitcher and Soundcloud

Podcast #194 — Truex dominates at Darlington

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – Goodyear 400 from Darlington
    • Martin Truex Jr. is still the only multiple race winner of 2021
      • Dominates the race leading 248 of 293 laps
      • Ross Chastain and Kevin Harvick were the only other double-digit lapleaders with 10 each
    • Larson so close to second win of the year. 
    • Good race or bad race?
  • Xfinity – Steakhouse Elite 200
    • Justin Allgaier gets his second victory of 2021
    • Josh Berry comes home second
    • Noah Gragson WAS second before being disqualified. Cost him 100K. 
  • Trucks – Liftkits4less.com 200
    • Sheldon Creed leads seven laps to win this wreckfest.
    • John Hunter Nemecheck was the truck to beat until the KBM trucks wrecked on a late restart
    • A record 12 cautions for 66 laps 
    • Carson Hocevar finishes third. 

News Items: 

Preview: Dover

  • Picks
    • Xfinity Drydene 200
      • Eric: Daniel Hemric
      • James: Austin Cindric
    • Cup Drydene 400
      • Eric: Martin Truex Jr.
      • James: William Byron

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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, Spotify, Google Play, Stitcher and Soundcloud

Podcast #193 — Kyle Busch’s season winning streak extends to 17

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – The Kyle Buschy McBusch Race 400
    • KFB extends season winning streak to 17
    • Larson’s 2021 looks familiar…
    • The Tire Caution
  • Trucks
    • KFB Sweep
    • Jennifer Jo Cobb Caution

News Items: 

Pick your favorite throwback scheme

  • Eric:
  • James: 

Preview: Darlington

  • Picks
    • Trucks – Liftkits4less.com 200
      • James: Sheldon Creed
      • Eric: Ben Rhodes
    • Xfinity Steakhouse Elite 200
      • James: Justin Allgaier
      • Eric: Michael Annett
    • Cup – GoodYear 400
      • James: Denny Hamlin
      • Eric: Kevin Harvick

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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, Spotify, Google Play, Stitcher and Soundcloud

Podcast #192 — Brad Keselowski gets sixth Talladega win

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

News Items: 

Preview: Kansas

  • Picks
    • Trucks – Wise Power 200
      • Eric: Austin Hill
      • James: Chandler Smith
    • Cup – Buschy McBush Race 400
      • Eric: Denny Hamlin
      • James: Joey Logano

Fantasy League Update

  • FANTASY LEAGUE IS AWESOME

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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 #191 — Bowman steals one from Hamlin at Richmond

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – Toyota Owners 400
    • Alex Bowman steals one from Hamlin after late caution
    • Keselowski and the mysterious case of the long run
  • Trucks – Toyota Care 250
    • JHN and KFB make is a KBM 1-2

News Items: 

Preview: Talladega

  • Picks
    • Xfinity – Ag-Pro 300 
      • Eric: Justin Haley
      • James: Austin Cindric
    • Cup – Geico 500
      • Eric: Brad Keselowski
      • James: Ryan Blaney

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

  • Eric: 
  • James: 

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 #190 — Martin Truex Jr. becomes 2021’s first two-time winner

Show notes:

Race Recap: 

  • Cup – Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500
    • Martin Truex Jr. becomes the first repeat winner of the season.
    • Are night Martinsville races cursed? 
  • Xfinity – Cook Out 250
    • Josh Berry gets a win in his 13th Xfinity Series start
    • Gray Gaulding and Joe Graff Jr. fight after the race

News Items: 

Preview: Richmond Raceway

  • Picks
    • Trucks – ToyotaCare 250
      • James: John Hunter Nemechek
      • Eric: Grant Enfinger
    • Cup – Toyota Owners 400
      • James: Martin Truex
      • Eric: Kyle Larson

Fantasy League Update

Shoutouts if any

Close show 

  • Where can we be found on social media?
  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
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