Podcast #165 — Brad Keselowski wins New Hampshire, new contract

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 165 — Brad Keselowski wins New Hampshire, new contract

Show notes:

Recap Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at New Hampshire

  • Brad Keslowski gets win number 3 on the year
  • New Hampshire delivers again
    • 750HP package? 
    • PJ1? 
  • Kyle Busch continues to struggle – Tire issues.
    • Has never gone 20 races into a season without a win since joining Gibbs
  • Winners/Losers

News items:

Silly Season Updates: 

Last Race Picks:

 

  • James: Denny Hamlin

 

  • Eric: Kevin Harvick

Dark Horse

 

  • Eric: Tyler Reddick

 

  • James: Christopher Bell
  • Eric leads 23-22 after 20 races

Next race picks

Michigan FireKeepers Casino 312 and Consumers Energy 312

  • Eric: Kevin Harvick
  • James: Denny Hamlin

Dark Horse

  • James: Tyler Reddick
  • Eric: Christopher Bell

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James: 
  • Eric: MIS

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 #164 — Denny Hamlin takes Kansas for fifth win of 2020

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 164 — Denny Hamlin takes Kansas for fifth win of 2020

Show notes:

Recap  Super Start Batteries 400 from Kansas Speedway

  • Hamlin drives for 5.
  • Rules package continues to deliver on 1.5 mile tracks at night?
  • Jimmie Johnson continues to cough up points each week.
    • Disappointment for Byron
  • Huge hit for Preece

News items:

https://nascar.nbcsports.com/2020/07/27/nascar-cup-race-fans-attendance-new-hampshire-dover/

Last Race Picks:

 

  • Eric: Kevin Harvick

 

  • James: Chase Elliott

Dark Horse

 

  • James: Tyler Reddick

 

  • Eric: Christopher Bell
  • Eric leads 22-21 after 19 races

Next race picks

Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 From New Hampshire

  • James: Denny Hamlin
  • Eric: Kevin Harvick

Dark Horse

  • Eric: Tyler Reddick
  • James: Christopher Bell

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

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Podcast 163 — RCR finishes 1-2 with Austin Dillon victory

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 163 — RCR finishes 1-2 with Austin Dillon victory

Show notes:

Audio from Angela Ruch’s team at Texas.

Recap  O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 from Texas Motor Speedway

  • Austin Dillon wins
  • Pretty entertaining Texas race?
  • Cole Custer wrecks a week after winning

Xfinity discussion: 

  • Kyle Busch wins his 98th Xfinity race. Has it taken away due to failing post-race tech
  • Noah Gragson
    • Wrecks Riley Herbst
    • Too aggressive? 

News items:

Last Race Picks:

 

  • James: Kevin Harvick

 

  • Eric: Martin Truex Jr. 

Dark Horse 

    • Eric: Ty Dillon

 

  • James: Christopher Bell

 

  • Eric leads 21-20 after 18 races

Next race picks

Super Start Batteries 400 from Kansas Speedway (Thursday night)

  • Eric: Kevin Harvick
  • James: Chase Elliott

Dark Horse

  • James: Tyler Reddick
  • Eric: Christopher Bell

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James: NASCAR Thunder 2004
  • Eric: F1

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 #162 — Cole Custer goes 4-wide to win and All Star recap

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 162 — Cole Custer goes 4-wide to win and All Star recap

Show notes:

Recap  Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart at Kentucky Speedway

  • Cole Custer makes four-wide pass for the win
  • Rest of the race, eh?

Recap: All Star Race at Bristol

  • Chase Elliott, the most popular driver, wins in front of 30K fans
  • Bubba gets taken out in the showdown
  • Thoughts on: 
    • 1. All Star Race at Bristol
    • 2. Location of numbers
    • 3. Choose cone rule
    • 4. Underbody lighting
    • 5. DW’s return

News items:

Last Race Picks:

 

  • Eric: Martin Truex Jr.

 

    • James: Kevin Harvick
    • Dark Horse
    • James: Bubba Wallace

 

  • Eric: Cole Custer +2

 

  • Eric leads 21-18 after 17 races

Next race picks

O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 from Texas Motor Speedway

  • James: Kevin Harvick
  • Eric: Martin Truex Jr. 
  • Dark Horse 
  • Eric: Ty Dillon
  • James: Christopher Bell

Plug the Fantasy League

Shoutouts if any

  • James: Lost Speedways
  • Eric: Ty and Haley Dillon expecting son in November

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 161 — Harvick goes back-to-back at the Brickyard

The SuperSpeedway Podcast · 161 — Harvick goes back-to-back at the Brickyard

Show notes:

Recap  Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400 Powered by Big Machine Records

 

Xfinity Race on the road course

  • Thoughts?

 

News items:

 

Last Race Picks:

 

  • James: Kevin Harvick – 2 point bonus 

 

    • Eric: Denny Hamlin
    • Dark Horse 

 

  • Eric: Matt Dibenedetto

 

  • James: Ryan Preece
  • Tied 18-18 after 16 races

 

Next race picks

Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart at Kentucky Speedway

  • Eric: Martin Truex Jr.
  • James: Kevin Harvick
  • Dark Horse
  • James: Bubba Wallace
  • Eric: Cole Custer

 

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

 

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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. 
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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. 
  • Find us on Apple Podcasts, Google Play and Soundcloud

Become a Patron at www.patreon.com/thesuperspeedway