NASCAR: Spin the Black Circle
After a week off, the Nextel Cup boys head to Sin City for Selection Sunday. Oops, I mean, that is to say, they head to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the UAW Daimler-Chrysler 400. Ahem.
The biggest story this weekend is the track: LVMS is no longer the flat diamond in the desert; it's been redesigned to potentially be one of the fastest tracks in NASCAR, with 20 degrees of banking in the turns, nine degrees of banking on the two straightaways, and absolutely nothing blocking air on the carburetors. ...
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