Tag Archives: Joey Logano

The Right Four Claim the Homestead Exemption

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, November 12, 2018, 11:55 a.m. Perhaps more remarkable than anything else is that the four drivers who have advanced to the NASCAR Monster Cup championship final four are the ones who deserve to be there. Given … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Right Four Claim the Homestead Exemption

Logano’s Turn to Be a Talladega Genius

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, April 30, 2018, 12:16 p.m. Talladega Superspeedway is a moving target in several ways. Metaphors proliferate. A parking lot going 200 miles an hour. High-speed chess. High-speed Tetris. High speed, for sure. After Joey Logano broke … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Logano’s Turn to Be a Talladega Genius

The Two Chaps, Starring in ‘Another One of Them Dutton Deals’

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, March 13, 2017, 10:24 a.m. Every man has a lodestar. Most men have several. I have many, in part because I am my late father’s son. This isn’t the first time I’ve cited this favorite saying … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Daytona Down with a Long Way to Go

  Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, February 23, 2015, 12:23 p.m. Imagine that you and your wife have enjoyed a nice dinner. You walk out into the Daytona International Speedway trioval grass and tell the kid, who’s wearing cargo shorts, a … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Perversely Perfect

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, November 10, 2014, 10:23 a.m. Kevin Harvick’s fine NASCAR resume is notably lacking in a championship, Winston or Sprint, and he has his best chance by far next week when the series visits Homestead-Miami Speedway for … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Kansas Is ‘Tiring’

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, October 5, 2014, 1:22 p.m. Few have been the times I’ve started watching a NASCAR race with less advance information. I’ve been covering football games since Thursday. I know a little. Kevin Harvick’s starting on the … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Etch a Sketch

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, September 22, 2014, 8:44 a.m. From far New Hampshire, I watched on TV as another budding superstar, Joey Logano, captured the second race in NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup, which is the title of the sport’s … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

The Gravy’s Great, But It Gets Too Much Attention

Clinton, S.C., Sunday, April 27, 2014, 9:25 a.m. Baseball players refer to the big leagues as “the show.” Old men look back warmly to “having a cup of coffee in the bigs,” which means they made it but not for … Continue reading

Posted in NASCAR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments