Today's announcement that OSRAM SYLVANIA has renewed its sponsorship of the September Cup race at NHMS continues a partnership that has become synonymous with racing in New England. The partner first signed on to sponsor the then-Winston Cup Series race in 2003.
Since that first race on Sept. 14, 2003, a lot has changed:Continue...
We like it up here in New Hampshire, most of the time at least. We have a phrase: "if you don't like the weather, wait five minutes."
We're an outlier when it comes to NASCAR tracks. We have full seasonal changes. In the summer, we see the heat that breeds hot laps. But in the winter, when NASCAR is out of sight, albeit never out of mind, we get to enjoy our snowsports.
Snowmobiling. Skiing and riding. Sledding, for the kid that still lives inside of us. We have White Christmases, snow-capped mountains and frozen lakes.
At least, we did.Continue...
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tested their brand new Generation-Six cars for the last two days and will continue to so on Saturday.
... At least, those with cars still in one piece will continue to test.
Here are a half dozen things that I noticed in the brief time I tuned in for the testing on SPEED via NASCAR.com.
1. New Cars, Same Pile-UpsContinue...