Greetings, race fans, and welcome to the midway point of the 2010 Trifecta season. The Cup boys may have the week off, but the Trifecta rolls on. The Camping World Truck Series and Nationwide Series both head to St. Louis, while the Indy cars begin a two week visit to Canada.
In the chase for the coveted Triple Lug Nut trophy, there is still no clear cut leader with Tex becoming the newest member of the multiple wins club.
This week's races:
1.) The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race from St. Louis, Friday July 16; green flag drops at 9:18pm ET (entry list)
2.) The NASCAR Nationwide Series race from St. Louis, Saturday July 17; green flag drops at 8:15pm ET (entry list)
3.) The IRL race from Toronto, Sunday July 18; green flag drops at 1:00pm ET (entry list)
Thomas Wolfe wrote this masterpiece 45 years ago for Esquire. It was turned into a movie in the early 70s titled "The Last American Hero", starring Jeff Bridges as Jr. I think it's the best movie ever made about stock car racing...I know, that's not saying much, but it's pretty decent.