Skip to comments.NASCAR - 3M Performance 400 from Michigan on ESPN2 Tuesday Aug 21, 10am ET (Rain Delayed)
Posted on 08/14/2007 8:50:49 PM PDT by glock rocks
Your selections are due by Fri August 17 at 5:00am EDT.
Michigan Speedway Track Specs:
Superspeedway: 2.0-mile D-shaped oval
Banking: turns: 18 degrees; straights: frontstretch 12 degrees, backstretch 5 degrees
Backstretch Length: 2,242 feet; Front stretch Length: 2,229 feet
73 feet wide with 10-foot apron in turns, 45 feet wide with 12-foot apron on straightaways
Pit lane is 50 feet wide and contains space for 44 individual pit areas
Pit Road Speed: 45mph
Seating: 137,243, attendence: 153,000.
- Practice: Friday, August 17, 11:30am - 1:00pm/et TV-SPEED; and Saturday, August 18, 10:00 - 10:50am/et TV-SPEED
- Happy Hour Practice: Saturday, August 18, 1:50 - 2:50pm/et on TV-SPEED
- Qualifying Draw: Friday, August 17, 10:30am/et
- Qualifying: 2 laps for positions 1-43, Friday, August 17 at 3:10pm/et, TV-SPEED, re-air at 12:00am/et; AND live via radio at MRN Radio and Sirius Satellite NASCAR Radio.
Info courtesy Jayski.com
The Not-A-COT Weekend Updating Doppler.
2007 CARFAX 250
from Michigan International Speedway
3:30pm/et, Saturday, August 18, 2007 on ESPN-2.
Craftsman Truck Series:
- no truck race this weekend.
Weekend TV/radio race coverage and calendar for all series, all events
Blues Musician Jimmie Vaughan to perform National Anthem at MIS: Famous contemporary blues musician and classic car enthusiast Jimmie Vaughan steps to the stage as he mixes his two passions music and cars during the 3M Performance 400 Nextel Cup Series race weekend at Michigan International Speedway. Vaughan will perform during the 3M Car Care Auto Fair on Saturday, August 18 and perform the National Anthem prior to the 3M Performance 400 on Sunday, August 19. Vaughans distinct style as a musician, songwriter and bandleader has made him a living legend. In addition to his four solo albums since 1990, Vaughan has recorded and performed with Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Carlos Santana, B.B. King, Willie Nelson, Don Henley [his late great brother Stevie Ray Vaughan] and countless others. Vaughan is currently on tour opening for Bob Dylan. His upcoming album with Omar Kent Dykes, titled On The Jimmy Reed Highway, will be available in stores August 21.
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(AP Photo/Mike McCarn)
Kyle Busch holds up a jersey sent from Joe Gibbs, owner of Joe Gibbs Racing
and coach of the Washington Redskins, during a press conference announcing
that Busch will drive the No. 18 Nextel Cup car for Job Gibbs Racing's beginning in 2008
at the team's headquarters in Huntersville, N.C., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2007.
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And for hosting this week!
(2 in a row gets me burned out!)
I really meant to offer you a trophy, but that’s okay. I’ll take one.
Ruh roh. I have 2 in a row? Yeeeeeeeee.
Try 36 in a row sometime. ;-)
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Glad I can pitch in.
Oh yeah! Leaa and mean.. Some folks probably remember the first year or two ,, what a couple of grinders those years were.. lol.. when Nascar was finding itself .. or something.. and we had the occasional lovefest on the threads back then too.