Jimmie Johnson

AutoMatters & More: NASCAR Cup Series Weekends

AutoMatters & More: NASCAR Cup Series Weekends

NASCAR racing is a distinctly American form of motorsport. Over many weekends each year, NASCAR thrills its fans with exciting, family-friendly, high-speed, auto racing. Dozens of brutally powerful, extremely loud “stock cars” bump and bang, follow in each other’s draft, and lean on each other as they race lap after lap at high speeds, around banked ovals, short tracks and road courses.

NASCAR is known for its strong personalities, including Dale Earnhardt, Richard Petty, Jeff Gordon, Kyle Busch and countless others. Love ‘em or hate ‘em, NASCAR fans let you know, loud and clear and in no uncertain terms, from the grandstands and the infield.

Drafting at high speed....