Pros and cons of raising minimum driver age in Cup roll through garage

Drivers have divergent views on the need for raising the minimum age for Sprint Cup drivers to 21.

Updated: January 20, 2008, 8:43 PM ET
By Mark Ashenfelter | ESPN.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Brad Coleman hopes to make his Sprint Cup debut later this season with Hall of Fame Racing, then run the full Cup schedule in 2009 as a teammate of J.J. Yeley's. Normally, sponsorship is the biggest hurdle a driver must face when an organization is looking to expand.

I think the Cup series comes with so many different pressures than [Nationwide] and truck, and when you get that 18 to 21 gap there, I guess you can take in ...

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