Tandem drafting not what it's cracked...

Tandem drafting not what it's cracked up to be

There are 5 comments on the Valley News Dispatch story from Apr 24, 2011, titled Tandem drafting not what it's cracked up to be. In it, Valley News Dispatch reports that:

Call me old-fashioned, but tandem drafting at Daytona and Talladega hasn't been worth the price of admission this year.

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Olive Branch, MS

#1 Apr 25, 2011
Not a fan of the tandem racing. For me it was like watching a yo-yo go up and down for hours. I took lots of breaks.

Since: Dec 06

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#2 Apr 25, 2011
Imagine that... SLOWER than 42 years ago. SLOWEST EVER. Give me a winged superbird any day of the week.
Article wrote:
Gordon captured the poll with a speed of 178.248 mph. It's the slowest winning qualifying effort ever at Talladega. Bill Elliot established a qualifying record of 212.809 nearly 24 years ago.
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Irons, MI

#3 Apr 25, 2011
Tandem Racing Stinks

“How We Roll”

Since: Nov 08

Area 51, Nevada

#4 Apr 26, 2011
I'm glad the haters aren't getting what they want out of it. Its also fun reading how disappointed they are. Whining and crying at every opportunity haha
Ezra D

United States

#5 Apr 6, 2012
For me tandem drafting is an art man. I like it, i don't know why you people hate it

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