Speedway Report will not have a live broadcast today but return January 8th with 2018's first show. We'll have news from Daytona's Roar Before the 24, New Smyrna Speedway's Red Eye 100 and look ahead to the Chili Bowl. Join us next Monday. Happy New Year, everyone!
Of my several side gigs, I serve American Auto Racing Writers & Broadcasters Association as All-America Team chairman. Our membership voted on the best of the best in eight categories. The driver with the most votes annually is honored with the Jerry Titus Memorial Award. This year brought a tie between NASCAR and NHRA champions.http://speedwayreport.com/american-auto-racing-writers-truex-and-force-share-titus-award/
Stafford Speedway retired Ted Christopher's number 13 at the Fall Final. Drivers spoke to me about racing without the King alongside. My story...
I wish Alexis DeJoria well for the future as her driving career comes to a close at the end of this season. She sat down with me in the spring of 2016 and shared some of her NHRA and personal stories.