Monster Energy Cup

  1. Where 2016 Went Wrong for JGR

    By Matteo Marcheschi @ajetdryer on Twitter January 29 2017 Where 2016 Went Wrong for JGR The dominant team in 2016 was only 10 laps from bringing home the Sprint Cup trophy. Jimmie Johnson, however, brought home his seventh championship instead, the final nail in the coffin for JGR’s 2016 title hopes. Of course, Gibbs’s demise… Continue Reading »
  2. NASCAR Enhances On-Track Product with New Stage-Based Race Format

    Playoff Points, Regular Season Champion Incentives Highlight Updates   DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 23, 2017) – NASCAR, in collaboration with industry stakeholders, announced today an enhanced competition format that will be implemented in all three of its national series – the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the NASCAR XFINITY Series and the NASCAR Camping World… Continue Reading »
  3. Nascar’s 2017 Rookie of the Year Duel

    By Matteo Marcheschi January 20, 2017 Nascar’s 2017 Rookie of the Year battle is set to be another intense duel. The two prominent rookies in the running this year are Daniel Suarez, the reigning Xfinity series champ, and Erik Jones, a seven-time winner and 2015 champion in the Truck series, and a six-time winner in… Continue Reading »
  4. Carl Edwards, A True Champion

      January 14, 2017 Robin Angle For days now the sports world has had so many intriguing story lines.  Derrick Rose, starting point guard for the New York Knicks, disappeared and missed a game without letting any staff know his whereabouts Monday evening.  Then there was the College Football Playoff National Championship Game in Tampa,… Continue Reading »
  5. Carl Edwards Shocks NASCAR World with Retirement

      By Matteo Marcheschi @ajetdryer on Twitter January 11th, 2017 Carl Edwards Shocks NASCAR World with Retirement             Carl Edwards has just shocked the NASCAR world, announcing his retirement Tuesday afternoon. This comes after a near-miss with the championship in 2016, as well as two runner-ups in 2008 and 2011, the latter being his infamous… Continue Reading »
  6. Pit Stops For the Off Season

    A Diehard Fans Fixes for the Winter Blues   A true diehard NASCAR fan starts getting the racing shakes form the need for speed as soon as the checked flag falls in Homestead and wonders what they will do for the next three long months. They suck up all the sports programming and wrap-up shows… Continue Reading »
  7. What’s Ahead For 2017?

    By Robin Angie January 9, 2017   Looking ahead to the 2017 Monster Energy Nascar Cup Season there are so many unknowns, so many story lines to captivate the waning audiences.  It’s going to be a new age that is for sure! What happened to Team Penske last year during the final swing of the… Continue Reading »
  8. The Impact of The SHR Move to Ford

    January 7, 2017   By Matteo Marcheschi The Wide-Ranging Impacts of SHR’s Move to Ford   When Stewart-Haas Racing announced, on February 24th, 2016, that they’d switch to Ford in 2017, it shocked the NASCAR world. With two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championships, both with Chevrolet, between 2009, when the team formed, and 2016,… Continue Reading »