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NASCAR: HoF Owners Daytona 500 Winner Still Limited Sponsor Interest
Thursday, April 28th, 2011 12:18 PM EDT
Z-VIEW: Wood Brothers have been in NASCAR nearly from its beginning; record wins, highly regarded, 2011 500 winner with Trevor Bayne. What more does a team need do to attract sponsorship? The No. 21 will not compete at Richmond. Not very encouraging for others, obviously.

INDYCAR: 2012 Design Near Ready - For Show That Is
Wednesday, April 27th, 2011 11:23 AM EDT
Z-VIEW: Tony Cotman, Project Manager, new chassis/engine combination said two show cars to be displayed during Indy 500. Chassis/engine planned for team delivery for testing mid-December. Seems like a tight schedule, but there's no turning back. Honda is ready as are four-kit suppliers.

F1: News Corp. Owner 'Fox/Speed' Interested In Buying Series
Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 08:57 AM EDT
Z-VIEW: Rubbish says Bernie, then again, he'd work for whomever would have him, but he'd have to like 'em. It's reported, F1 purchase being investigated by News Corp, but, could elect to bid for broadcast rights rather than a stake. F1 without bombastic Bernie, rubbish!

NASCAR: New Points Old Points Winning Less Important Than Outcome
Monday, April 25th, 2011 08:38 AM EDT
Z-VIEW: New points system less confusing than old, but, consistency proves more important than winning which the new system was designed to address. Moreover, Cup drivers running Nationwide series could win every race, but a 'regular' could win the championship without a win. Now what?

INDYCAR: Entry List Released For 100th Running Of The 500
Sunday, April 24th, 2011 09:44 AM EDT
Z-VIEW: The youngest, 20-year-old Sebastian Saavedra, the oldest, 48-year-old Davey Hamilton. Past winners and losses, more females than ever. Thirty-five drivers named to 42 entries filed for 33 starting spots. Still, ticket sales weak but IMS officials optimistic their 'unpublished' projections will be met.

NASCAR: Jennifer Jo Cobb Spotlighted Start-n-Park Issues Now What?
Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 10:15 AM EDT
Z-VIEW: TMS Prez Eddie Gossage; they rob from the purse. NASCAR publicly denounces 'em, but privately needs 'em. Most fans hate the practice, while others defend 'em. Things to know before criticizing start-n-park teams. But why? It's utter nonsense. Cut the field, solve the problem.