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Eyes wide shut in Daytona Beach?

Eyes Wide Shut in Daytona Beach? Commentary by Bill King One of the guilty pleasures of a race weekend at Lowe's Motor Speedway is the inevitable appearance of H.A. "Humpy" Wheeler [see below] in the media center, usually early in the week's ...

Another endangered species?

Another Endangered Species? Motorsports is not an environmentally friendly endeavor - ethanol fueled racecars notwithstanding. But the industry suffers from the same basic problem as the snail darter and the spotted owl - habitat ...

The King's lap of Miller Motorsports Park

Miller Motorsports Park, west of Salt Lake City, is simply the most complete racing facility in the U.S. -- bar none. Every conceivable detail of infrastructure and organization has been addressed in state-of-the-art fashion -- all from the mind of ...

Day three on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 3 After two days that had hundreds of motorheads spinning, we got down Sunday to real business at hand - 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. Combining the informality of Goodwood with a like concept in car ...

Day two on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 2 The second day of the 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance at was a racer's delight. The panel of Sir Stirling Moss, John Surtees MBE, John Fitch, Brian Redman, Vic Elford, Hershel McGriff, Alain de Cadenet, Chris ...

Day one on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 1 The festivities surrounding the 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance kicked off Friday in and around The Ritz-Carlton. The brainchild - or perhaps the love-child - of Jacksonville's Bill Warner, the event primarily ...

Andy Wallace at work

The author gets a high G load look at a top professional race driver plying his trade around VIR - one of the most challenging circuits in North America Special to Motorsport.com by Bill King It was mid-week at Virginia International Raceway, ...

A fast lap around VIR -- then and now

Special to Motorsport.com by Bill King Ed Lowther (1964) and EFR (2005) take you for a lap around the most challenging racetrack in the country -- and maybe the world. Ed Lowther (left) explains it all to the author, circa 1964. Photo ...

IRL: A significant day at the track(s)

Memorial weekend Sunday evening commentary By Bill King From Fernando Alonso's improbable victory in the European Grand Prix at the Nurburgring to Dan Weldon earning Michael Andretti his first career victory at Indianapolis to David Grubnic ...

"Professor" scores number 94 in Bristol

Special to Motorsport.com by Bill King Warren Johnson scored the second victory of his School's Out Tour, the record 94th of his stellar career that closes out this season. The Professor got to face - in a way - Bob Glidden, the man whose career ...

Gary Scelzi nails the floppers in Bristol

Special to Motorsport.com by Bill King Funny Car at the weather-plaqued NHRA O'Reilly Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway produced a few classic pedalling contests, several upsets and three appearances by the RacerGirl. Ultimately Gary ...

Doug Kalitta on a hole-shot in Bristol

Special to Motorsport.com by Bill King After two days of goofy weather, the fronts cleared Bristol Dragway early Saturday morning. But "goofy" stuck around on a crisp and sunny Appalachian Sunday, shaking the Top Fuel ladder in the early rounds of ...

Bristol Qualifying - Mostly Wet

Special to Motorsport.com by Bill King Weather gnomes for the Farmer's Almanac check the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series schedule each year for the date of O'Reilly Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway and then confidently forecast rain ...

4 car diary - Jimmie Johnson mounts up

Second Driver Change By Bill King The windscreen was a smeared up oily mess as Elliott Forbes-Robinson completed his first stint at the wheel of The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard- Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford. Jimmie Johnson stood on the pit ...

4 car diary - Rolex 24, What Happened?

Are We Happy with Second? By Bill King So what are the obvious questions The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford squad will be addressing Monday back at team headquarters in Denver, N.C.? While all the various racecar ...

4 car diary - Rolex 24, Bringing it home

A two-three Crawford finish By Bill King Not much changed from the final restart to the checkered flag for the Rolex 24 at Daytona just past noon Sunday. Jimmie Johnson in The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford cruised ...

4 car diary - The cheese becomes more binding

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Hour 23 By Bill King As Elliott Forbes-Robinson was completing his first stint in The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford, the crystal clear outcome of Rolex 24 at Daytona clouded ...

4 car diary - Leitzinger completes his Rolex 24

The Mopping Up Operation Continues By Bill King When Butch Leitzinger started his previous stint in The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford, he was well and truly in contention for the big trophy as 2005 Rolex 24 at ...

4 car diary - Jimmie Johnson greets the dawn

Car Running Like a Train. But. By Bill King About 20min into his stint, Jimmie Johnson was confronted with a full course caution and raised questions about a decision to short-pit The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford.

4 car diary - Rolex 24, EFR dialed in

But Gremlins Still On Board By Bill King Back aboard The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford at 4:00 a.m., Elliott Forbes-Robinson set out to delete a chapter or two from the woeful tale of the broken header. Running ...

4 car diary - Rolex 24, Back in one piece

Now Can We Make Up 18 Laps? By Bill King Normally at this point in the life of The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford, nobody but friends, family, drivers, crew and sponsors are paying any attention to your progress in ...

4 car diary - Leitzinger comes to grief

24-houritis Sets In By Bill King What had been a central part of the story of this 43rd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona became a subplot within a matter of laps after Butch Leitzinger took over The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss ...

4 car diary - Rolex 24, Rocky Road for Johnson

Jimmie Johnson Spins to Avoid Errant Porsche By Bill King Jimmie Johnson inherited the lead-lap fruits of Elliott Forbes-Robinson's labors and set about to consolidate that position for The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac ...

4 car diary - Rolex 24, EFR takes control

Forbes-Robinson Re-cooks a Set of Hoosiers By Bill King When Elliott Forbes-Robinson climbed into The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard- Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford after Butch Leitzinger's brilliant stint, he found himself running fifth, some ...