NASCAR is making competition changes

NASCAR is making competition changes

There are 6 comments on the Los Angeles Times story from Oct 17, 2012, titled NASCAR is making competition changes. In it, Los Angeles Times reports that:

NASCAR on Tuesday announced competition changes for 2013 that include the elimination of the top-35 qualifying rule and a reduced field size in the Nationwide Series.

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Barr

Lambertville, MI

#1 Oct 17, 2012
I don't see much changing. The same guys will be racing. Once in awhile a no name will make the starting lineup. Past champions will be guaranteed a stating spot as long as more than one doesn't qualify. So Jr oops...
The top six teams in owner points will get a starting spot. So if one of the top six teams has a guy that doesn't qual they will still be in the starting lineup. Don't expect NASCAR to start a race without JJ, Junior, Gordon, Stewart, Hamlin and a few others.
acrim

Manhattan Beach, CA

#3 Oct 26, 2012
More fiddlng from the A$$CAR management team (the dunce brigade) with their broken WWF formula in hopes of resurectng this dying "sport".
ThomasA

Birmingham, AL

#4 Oct 27, 2012
acrim wrote:
More fiddlng from the A$$CAR management team (the dunce brigade) with their broken WWF formula in hopes of resurectng this dying "sport".
Short track racing is still a sport. Nascar patterned after the WWF and has abandoned the sport aspect and turned it into a big expensive business instead. The public has had to make the decision to either spend money going to races or putting groceries in the kitchen and gas in the tank.
WWE CRASHCAR 2012

Newtown, CT

#5 Oct 27, 2012
Did they get get rid of the dopey "Wave Around" , and the really stupid Jr rule, AKA the"Lucky Dog"?
acrim

Manhattan Beach, CA

#6 Oct 29, 2012
A$$CAR can't get rid of the Jooooooonnnnnyyyyyyyyrrrrrr rule, or ol lazy boy would have a hard time finishing on the lead lap.
ok its about time

Jackson, OH

#7 Oct 29, 2012
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