NSCS: Drivers Speak Out; All Eyes On Safety Following Horrific Last-Lap Crash at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America photo — Following the rain-delayed, late-night-into-early-morning Coke Zero 400 powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway, the buzz was not over the fact that Dale Earnhardt Jr. had just returned to victory lane in the sport’s summer spectacular for the first time …

Safety Conversation Takes Center Stage as Motorsports Madness Breaks Down Daytona Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America photo — The Motorsports Madness crew returns to the radio waves tonight at 7 p.m. Eastern, live from Charlotte Motor Speedway on the Performance Motorsports Network, to break down NASCAR’s safety status in the wake of Austin Dillon’s violent crash at Daytona International Speedway and debate whether or not …

Open Wheelin’ Blog: Making The Case For IndyCar Canopies

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Blog by Race Chaser Online Open Wheel Correspondent Joel Sebastianelli — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — I spent a lot of time this week thinking about Dan Wheldon. I never had the privilege of knowing Dan. I lived too far away, I was too young, and the circumstances never aligned when I was a fan at the …

DIRT: Fulton, Brewerton Among Tracks Which Update Safety Rules

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FULTON, N.Y. — official release — Jared Wickerham/Getty Images photo — In response to the incident that claimed the life of sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr. Saturday night at Canandaigua Motorsports Park, Brewerton and Fulton Speedways have announced a rule change requiring drivers to remain in their cars after accidents. Ward was killed when he was struck by the car …