One of its events was the Daytona ABC showed the last half of the race, except in , when it showed the first 30 laps, went to the Olympics and then came back for the wild finish, in which David Pearson edged out Richard Petty with both cars sliding sideways across the track. The commentary was added later in post production. They would actually sit in the booth and call something live if they needed to for the satellite feed. Otherwise, ABC would do all the editing afterwards for the final telecast. It was typically 1 hour for Sprint Cup and major Nationwide races and a half-hour for all other Nationwide races. The initial broadcast team consisted of Jerry Punch as the lead announcer with Wallace and Andy Petree as analysts. Bestwick became studio host while Wallace joined the studio team. Dale Jarrett , who had retired during the season and had worked part-time for the network afterward, joined Punch and Petree as booth analyst.
It’s been claimed that his mother was mostly of Paiute Indian heritage;  however, both his parents were listed as “white” in US censuses. His father took odd jobs to support the family of 10 children, but his drinking led to divorce in Among his warmer memories of his childhood, Robbins recalled having listened to stories of the American West told by his maternal grandfather, Texas Bob Heckle, who was a local medicine man. He was stationed in the Solomon Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
To pass the time during the war, he learned to play the guitar, started writing songs,  and came to love Hawaiian music.
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For more info, see story below. Titled The Smile Sessions, the set is available in multiple versions — a two-CD set; a two-disc vinyl edition, a limited-edition boxed set, and digital. Mark Linett and Alan Boyd co-produced the release. Click on the image below to see the box set package. There are also lyrics, illustrations by Frank Holmes, previously unreleased photos, an in-depth sessionography, and more. See the BBs talk about Smile, watch Brian demonstrate the light-up version of the box set and explore the details of the box set in an animated unboxing video.
Read the full track lineups at RollingStone. Explore special Smile package combinations at Capitol’s official Beach Boys site. Get updates from the official Beach Boys Facebook page. The album is on Disney Pearl Records. Available in stores, online, and iTunes; Amazon is offering versions with bonus tracks. Proceeds from this single will benefit Japanese Red Cross relief efforts. Read the full story here, as reported by David Beard on the Examiner website: Part 1 and Part 2.
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Her mother threw her out and she went on her way to a new life along the way she finds love in the pl Who will she meet? What lays ahead once she leaves the party? Nothing will be the same after that party When her new boyfriend’s ex shows up, will anyone put up with it? One day, on the start of the chase, Kaylee and her parents go to the race at Chicagoland Speedway. What happens once they get there, no one knows. She grew up in the fast lane, around NASCAR pits and garages and helped to build cars with her father and older brother.
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Liz was married to racing superstar Davey Allison, until his death in And since then, she has covered the sport via radio and television. In addition to being a recognized motorsports media personality, Liz is also a popular author. We caught up with Liz to find out the scoop on her latest book, her favorite track, and to see what else she has in the works. Here’s what she had to say: It is great to keep on hand at home while planning trips and equally as easy to throw in a suitcase to take along for the next NASCAR road trip.
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David “Salt” Walther , the former auto and hydroplane racer severely burned in a spectacular crash in the Indianapolis , has died. The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office confirmed the death Friday, saying Walther was reported dead Thursday night and that the cause of death hadn’t been determined. At the start of the Indy , Walther’s car pinwheeled down the track, his legs sticking out of his torn-up racer, after touching wheels with Jerry Grant and slamming into the catch-fencing in a fiery crash near the starting line.
Blinded by the fireball that spread across the front straightaway, several other drivers slammed into Walther’s car.
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It had big stars who were easy to market. It enchanted fans south of the Mason-Dixon line and due west. The crowds were enormous. The sport, so to speak, was cruising along at high speed in the left lane. And it only seems to confirm the suspicion that auto racing has really been nothing more than a clique sport all these years. Where it is hot, it is hot. This came with the news that he had been arrested in the Hamptons on charges of driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of oxycodone.
After being involved in a wreck, Ward exited his car and was walking across the track. Stewart came around a turn fishtailing and was unable to stop striking Ward and sending him into the air. He was later pronounced dead. Stewart still plans to race at Sundays race at Watkins Glen, a much needed race in the chase for the cup. While very little was known about the couple, we did know enough then that online speculation was insufficient to establish a true relationship.
Cup race at Michigan gets a sponsor: Michigan International Speedway announced that Grand Rapids, MI based Gordon Food Service, a premier foodservice distributor with 94 retail stores in the Midwest, will sponsor the GFS Marketplace NASCAR Winston Cup Series race on Sunday, August Gordon Food Service is a year-old family-owned and.
Race reports[ edit ] Speedweeks Speedweeks kicked off with the Sprint Unlimited. Denny Hamlin started on pole and won all three segments in a bizarre race that featured 10 of the 18 cars crashing out, along with three more being damaged, and the pace car catching on fire. Qualifying for the front row took place the next day, with rookie Austin Dillon , fielding the famed No.
During the first practice session on Wednesday, a five-car wreck happened and ended with rookie Parker Kligerman on his roof; several teams had to use back-up cars. The wreck brought out a red flag that prematurely ended the session. The second session was run without major incident. Clint Bowyer flipped his car during the accident. Daytona Austin Dillon started on pole, but led only the first lap.
The first 35 laps featured Denny Hamlin and Kurt Busch taking turns leading, and Kyle Larson struggling with two flat tires. During the second caution for an engine problem on Martin Truex Jr. The red flag lasted over six hours as track-drying was delayed due to ongoing rain showers. Several minor “big ones” broke out late in the race, but Earnhardt held on to win his second career Daytona
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