Kurt Busch, driving the #2 Roger Penske owned Miller Lite entry in 2010, will be going after the NASCAR title with a new crew chief Steve Addington. Busch's brother Kyle had an amazing season with Addington as his crew chief two years ago and brother Kurt is trying to recapture that magic for his benefit.
For all of the local racing fans, the next event at Michigan International Speedway is August race weekend, which kicks off with the Meijer Pole Day on August 19, 2011.
Jimmie Johnson has had 6 first place finishes during his career and several top five finishes. He has finished 1st or 2nd four different times in the "Chase". So far, this year, he has had some very nice finishes. His best start of this year was grabbing the pole at the Daytona 500. Although the start was promising, he was spun out by a rookie and finished 27th. After winning the Allstate 400, he is 4th in the points standings and is behind the leader by 315 points. He and team mate Dale Ernhardt Jr. are giving the racing comm world a powerful punch combo. He is an up-and-coming star who has lent his endorsement to the Jimmie Johnson NASCAR cornhole set and several other fine lines of merchandise.
Top performers NASCAR racing winners and people of greatness have one thing in common they love what they do. It is a means to an end in itself. And with that comes a level of commitment and satisfaction as skills improve and usually the rewards that come with it.
France ran the sport, serving as its president until 1972, when he turned it over to his son in 1972. He may have stepped away from the president's role, but he didn't disappear from the sport. He continued to occupy an office at NASCAR's Daytona Beach administrative headquarters until the late 1980s.
The company is family-owned and operated with more than 290 locations in 39 states and is currently ranked No. 9 on Forbes' list of America's Largest Private Companies. This week's race is the second of three in which a Front Row car will carry the Love's colors.
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