Dancia Patrick Crash on Lap 68 in Nationwide Series

14 02 2010

Danica Patrick not so smooth first time out

Danica Patrick’s first race on the Nationwide Series didn’t go quite as she had hoped. Just the same the 35th place finish as a rookie will give her a lot to walk away learning.

Patrick was taken out of the race in a lap 68 in a large pile-up, resulting in a “did not finish” final standing for her.

The first thing that Patrick learned was that she might be getting a lot of media attention but that does not stop her from being a part of a big one. The big one being the crash she was a part of in the Nationwide Series today in Daytona.

The second thing that she has to continue to work on is the difference between NASCAR and Indy-car language. Patrick repeatedly communicates using her Indy-car lingo. While her team can adapt and she can clarify as to how the car is performing. Still, anyone in NASCAR will tell you that communication is key between a driver and their pit crew, so Patrick will have to work on this some.

via Dancia Patrick’s first race not so smooth.

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2010 NASCAR Twitter Driver Directory

13 02 2010

Here is the 2010 NASCAR Driver Directory from The Final Lap

Need NASCAR driver frequencies for the next race?  Get them free at Nascanner  here

DRIVERS
AJ Allmendinger
Andy Belmont
Alli Owens
Aric Almirola
Brad Keselowski
Benny Gordon
Bobby Labonte
Brad Coleman
Brandon Whitt
Brian Vickers
Brian Vickers (alt)
Chase Elliott
Danica Patrick
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Denny Hamlin
Elliott Sadler
Juan Pablo Montoya
Jeffrey Earnhardt
Kelly Bires
Ken Butler
Kenny Wallace
Kevin Hamlin
Kevin Harvick
Kyle Busch
Joe Nemechek
Justin Allgaier
Joey Logano
Landon Cassill
Leilani Munter
Marc Davis
Marcos Ambrose
Max Papis
Michael Annett
Michael Waltrip
Michael McDowell
Moses Smith
Regan Smith
Ricky Carmichael
Robby Gordon
Ross Kenseth
Ryan Newman
Sam Hornish
Scott Speed
Stanton Barrett
Steve Wallace
Kenny Wallace
TJ Bell
Tom Hessert





2010 Daytona 500 lineup

12 02 2010

Here is your Daytona 500 line up for 2010


Row 1: Mark Martin, Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
Row 2: Jimmie Johnson, Kasey Kahne
Row 3: Kevin Harvick, Tony Stewart
Row 4: Kyle Busch, Juan Pablo Montoya
Row 5: Clint Bowyer, Kurt Busch
Row 6: Regan Smith, Elliot Sadler
Row 7: Jamie McMurray, Martin Truex, Jr.
Row 8: A.J. Allmendinger, Joey Logano
Row 9: Ryan Newman, Marcos Ambrose
Row 10: David Ragan, David Reutimann
Row 11: Jeff Gordon, Brian Vickers
Row 12: Greg Biffle, Matt Kenseth
Row 13: Denny Hamlin, Brad Keselowski
Row 14: Carl Edwards, Mike Bliss
Row 15: Michael McDowell, Scott Speed
Row 16: Max Papis, Paul Menard
Row 17: John Andretti, Robby Gordon
Row 18: Travis Kvapil, Sam Hornish, Jr.
Row 19: Robert Richardson, Boris Said
Row 20: Jeff Burton, Bill Elliot
Row 21: Joe Nemechek, Bobby Labonte
Row 22: Michael Waltrip

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Danica Patrick NASCAR Debut at Daytona Speedway Saturday

9 02 2010

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — After a top-10 taste of stock car racing over the weekend, Danica Patrick has decided to accelerate her learning curve and will enter Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series season-opener at Daytona International Speedway.

Danica Patrick makes the More to NASCAR

Patrick announced her decision Monday, two days after finishing sixth at Daytona in an 80-lap race in the ARCA Series, which is an entry-level, training series for many drivers. The Nationwide Series is NASCAR’s version of Triple-A baseball and a significant step up.

“Racing in the Nationwide Series race was my goal during this entire two-month preparation process,” Patrick said, “but we wanted to make sure it was the right thing to do.

“The ARCA race was a blast and I’m not ready for my first Daytona Speedweeks to end just yet. I want more racing.”

via Danica Will Make NASCAR Debut at Daytona on Saturday — Motorsports FanHouse.

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NASCAR Scanner Frequencies: Updated for 2012

9 02 2010

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Auto Racing has become the fastest growing spectator sport in the United States.  NASCAR fans enjoy the ability to hear their favorite drivers and crew directly via hand held scanners.  The frequency range is between 450-460 Mhz. A few drivers have recently changed to 800-900mhz frequencies

Nascanner decided to provide frequency updates on NowPublic free.   Here are our first update. 

88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 468.5250 466.3750Other Driver frequencies at http://www.nascanner.com/sprint-frequencies/

NASCANNER: 2012 free Auto Racing Frequencies, Schedule, and Driver Guide

Here is a NASCAR scanner frequency Primer from two sources.

 Using a Scanner at a NASCAR Race

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Once you’ve experienced a race with a scanner, you can’t imagine watching one without the headphones on your ears.  You are able to listen to communication among the driver, his pit crew and spotter, as well as radio broadcasts and track announcements, which are usually otherwise inaudible due to the race noise.

Using a scanner helps you discover the race behind the race, hearing differing pit strategies, learning how the cars are handling and discovering who is mad at whom.  Basically, you’ll hear what these guys really want to say, but can’t in front of a television camera.

When I started scanning races, I used a cheap 200-channel scanner with a frequency range reaching 800Mhz, and two sets of inexpensive headphones with a splitter.  I bought it on sale in 1997, and the whole set-up cost me around $200. It worked, but I have since learned that there are big differences with scanners, headsets and even antenna’s. In short, you can get by with less expensive set-ups, but spending a few extra dollars will save some frustration with bleed-over and lost reception at the track.

If you don’t want to buy a scanner, you can rent them at the track. The cost to rent one for the weekend is $55-60, so you can do the math to see how quickly you can own one at those prices. Plus, I’ve seen the track-side rental places run out of scanners, so you’re definitely not guaranteed to get one.

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Using a Scanner at a NASCAR Race

NASCAR scanner frequency information from Fact Expert

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What would it be like to be a part of the thrill and excitement that goes on among the crew of NASCAR driver during a heated race? Those that know the NASCAR frequencies that each individual driver transmits on during the race can say that they’ve experienced it all first hand. Drivers run into all kinds of problems during races and they have a lot of triumphs too. It’s all usually captured through the transmissions they send to their crew as they tear around the track and for those in the know, they can be a part of it all as well. However it should be said that the activity of scanning frequencies can be considered illegal in some cases so it’s important to know what’s going to get you in very big trouble and what areas considered ok to an extent.

First of all, not all frequencies are the same from race to race and track to track. There are groups that keep up with NASCAR frequencies and if you’re planning on making it a part of your regular trips to the races, you may want to join one. That’s not to say that there aren’t places online that you can find these out, but it’s nice to belong to a community of fellow enthusiasts that may be willing to share a lot of information and tips that you can’t always find anywhere else. If frequencies have been changed for any reason, you may find out from a friend in a group or forum before you head out to the track.

NASCAR Frequencies Can Change From Race To Race

Each of the drivers in a race has several NASCAR frequencies to broadcast on. Even the governing body of NASCAR itself can’t determine which frequencies will be usable at all times. There are usually about four available frequencies for a driver. A primary and secondary as well as two alternates. Thankfully there are some websites that list all of these for scanner enthusiasts to make use of. But it’s not just for a single area of NASCAR. In some cases, the frequencies for all of the series including the NationWide, Sprint Cup and even CART racing.

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NASCANNER updates its NASCAR scanner frequency database for 2010

8 02 2010
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Welcome to the Number 1 NASCAR Auto Racing Frequency Site. We provide Free up to Date 2010 Scanner Frequencies for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide Series, and The Camping World Truck Series. Nascanner also includes current frequencies for ARCA, IRL, IROC and many other race divisions. Frequencies come directly from the FCC Database and Fans in the Field.  Send your frequency updates to nascanner  Don’t Forget to check out our all new NASCAR Store.  Follow on Twitter  NASCANNER 


2010 Sprint Cup Schedule

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DATE RACE TV RESULTS/TICKETS
2/11/2010 2:00 PM ET Gatorade Duel 1 Daytona International Speedway SPD Starting Grid  
2/11/2010 4:00 PM ET Gatorade Duel 2 Daytona International Speedway SPD Starting Grid  
2/14/2010 1:00 PM ET Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway FOX Qualifying Speeds Starting Grid  
2/21/2010 3:00 PM ET  California Auto Club Speedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
2/28/2010 3:00 PM ET  Las Vegas Las Vegas Motor Speedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
3/7/2010   1:00 PM ET  Atlanta Atlanta Motor Speedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
3/21/2010 1:00 PM ET  Bristol Bristol Motor Speedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
3/28/2010 1:00 PM ET  Martinsville Martinsville Speedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
4/10/2010 7:30 PM ET  Phoenix Phoenix International Raceway FOX Tickets Track Guide
4/10/2010 3:00 PM ET  Texas Texas Motor Speedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Apr. 25 1:00 PM ET  Talladega Talladega Superspeedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
Sat, May 1 7:30 PM ET  Richmond Richmond International Raceway FOX Tickets Track Guide
Sat, May 8 7:30 PM ET  Darlington Darlington Raceway FOX Tickets Track Guide
Sun, May 16 1:00 PM ET  Dover Dover International Speedway FOX Tickets Track Guide
Sat, May. 22 TBD NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Lowes Motor Speedway SPD Tickets Travel
Sat, May. 22 TBD Sprint Showdown Lowes Motor Speedway SPD Tickets Travel
Sun, May 30 5:45 PM ET  Charlotte Lowes Motor Speedway FOX Tickets Travel
Sun, Jun. 6 1:00 PM ET  Pocono Pocono Raceway TNT Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Jun. 13 1:00 PM ET  Michigan Michigan International Speedway TNT Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Jun. 20 3:00 PM ET  Sonoma Infineon Raceway TNT Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Jun. 27 1:00 PM ET  New Hampshire New Hampshire Motor Speedway TNT Tickets Track Guide
Sat, Jul. 3 7:30 PM ET  Daytona Daytona International Speedway TNT Tickets Track Guide
Sat, Jul. 10 7:30 PM ET  Chicago Chicagoland Speedway TNT Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Jul. 25 1:00 PM ET Brickyard 400 Indianapolis Motor Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Aug. 1 1:00 PM ET  Pocono Pocono Raceway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Aug. 8 1:00 PM ET  Watkins Glen Watkins Glen International   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Aug. 15 1:00 PM ET  Michigan Michigan International Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sat, Aug. 21 7:30 PM ET  Bristol Bristol Motor Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Sep. 5 7:30 PM ET  Atlanta Atlanta Motor Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sat, Sep. 11 7:30 PM ET  Richmond Richmond International Raceway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Sep. 19 1:00 PM ET  New Hampshire New Hampshire Motor Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Sep. 26 1:00 PM ET  Dover Dover International Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Oct. 3 1:00 PM ET  Kansas Kansas Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Oct. 10 3:00 PM ET  Sonoma Auto Club Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sat, Oct. 16 7:30 PM ET  Charlotte Lowes Motor Speedway   Tickets Travel
Sun, Oct. 24 1:00 PM ET  Martinsville Martinsville Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Oct. 31 1:00 PM ET  Talladega Talladega Superspeedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Nov. 7 3:00 PM ET  Texas Texas Motor Speedway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Nov. 14 3:00 PM ET  Phoenix Phoenix International Raceway   Tickets Track Guide
Sun, Nov. 21 1:00 PM ET  Homestead-Miami Homestead-Miami Speedway   Tickets Track Guide

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NASCAR Richard Petty’s Wife Diagnosed With Cancerous Brain Tumor

5 02 2010
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Lynda Petty, wife of all-time leading NASCAR race winner Richard Petty, has been diagnosed with a Central Nervous System lymphoma, which is a type of cancerous brain tumor.

A statement released Thursday by Richard Petty Motorsports said that Lynda will be treated at the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C., which is about 65 miles east of the Petty home in Level Cross, N.C.

“We are thankful for the medical team at Duke. My wife Lynda is in good hands,” Richard Petty said. “The doctors and our family are very optimistic that the treatment for this cancer will be successful.”

Lynda had been having problems with her eyesight, and the Pettys issued a statement on Jan. 22 saying that Lynda would undergo a medical procedure “to determine the cause of an ongoing medical condition.” CNS Lymphoma is generally treated with radiotherapy or chemotherapy or both.

Richard plans to be at the track for Speedweeks at Daytona International Speedway, but it will be a day-to-day thing.

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