The Blount Report: NASCAR's Most Overrated & Underrated Drivers, Cars, Teams, and Tracks [NOOK Book]

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One of the Sport's Most Qualified Analysts, Award-Winning Reporter and columnist Terry Blount has covered the fast-paced NASCAR beat for more than 15 years. Here, he offers an unapologetic look at the most overrated and underrated drivers, cars, teams, rules, racetracks, and records of America's most popular spectator sport.
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The Blount Report: NASCAR's Most Overrated & Underrated Drivers, Cars, Teams, and Tracks

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Overview

One of the Sport's Most Qualified Analysts, Award-Winning Reporter and columnist Terry Blount has covered the fast-paced NASCAR beat for more than 15 years. Here, he offers an unapologetic look at the most overrated and underrated drivers, cars, teams, rules, racetracks, and records of America's most popular spectator sport.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781617491177
  • Publisher: Triumph Books
  • Publication date: 2/1/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 240
  • File size: 831 KB

Meet the Author

Terry Blount is a commentator for ESPN.com. He previously spent 25 years as an award-winning sports reporter and columnist, including 15 years of covering auto racing. He is a regular guest on ESPN2's NASCAR Now and a member of the National Motorsports Press Association, the American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association, and the voting panel for the Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame. He is also a member of the distinguished panel that selects the Driver of the Year Award. Allen Bestwick is the host of ESPN's NASCAR Countdown and the play-by-play announcer for the Sprint Cup Series races.

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Table of Contents

Foreword Allen Bestwick, ESPN ix

Acknowledgments xi

Introduction xiii

Chapter 1 Drivers All-Time 1

Chapter 2 Daytona 500 Winners 23

Chapter 3 Speedways 39

Chapter 4 Play by the Rules 61

Chapter 5 Making Some New NASCAR Rules 81

Chapter 6 Bad Ideas, Misconceptions, Tough Talk, and One-Liners to Remember 101

Chapter 7 Records 117

Chapter 8 Events 133

Chapter 9 Drivers of Yesteryear, Past Generations, and One-Win Wonders 149

Chapter 10 Claims and Concepts 167

Chapter 11 The Big Names of NASCAR 183

Chapter 12 Cars and Trophies 205

References 223

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