Five Cool Things We Learned About NASCAR This Weekend

Ford Racing invited Los Jalops on a NASCAR immersion trip this past Friday. At first we were skeptical, considering the big oval hasn't traditionally been our beat, but we've never been ones to shy away from bringing you the gift of knowledge, particularly when the odor of burning Sunoco 260 is involved. Since Wert's… » 6/17/08 1:00pm 6/17/08 1:00pm

Racing Saves Lives: Doctors Learn From Pit-Lane Mechanics

While some descendents of Visigoths may argue that German precision triumphs ber alles, a number of doctors have been learning from American and Italian pit crews. Way back when, the Wood Brothers revolutionized the pit stop, and ever since, their techniques have been adapted to racing series all over the world. And… » 8/31/06 9:00pm 8/31/06 9:00pm