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07-09-2005, 08:35 AM
Ok, so just curious...I'm a huge Nascar fan and wondered if any of you are too? If you are, who's your favorite drive?
Also like, Dale Jr. and Jamie McMurray (NOT, I repeat NOT a Jeff Gordon fan!!)
Because of my love for Nascar, I just got a gift certificate from a friend to ride for 3 laps in a stock car at Pocono Speedway!! 120+miles an hour!! Should be a thrill!:woohoo: (http://www.weeklydavespeak.com/forums/misc.php?do=getsmilies&wysiwyg=1&forumid=68#)
07-09-2005, 09:30 AM
No..ever heard of formula 1?
I was named after Ayrton Senna Da Silva..hell of a driver
07-09-2005, 01:09 PM
Yes, of course I've heard of formula 1. Just don't love it like Nascar! No offense but Nascar is a little more all American for me. Nothing against foreigners - I grew up outside this country...just prefer Nascar.
So is Ayrton your first name? Unusual but cool!
07-09-2005, 10:37 PM
yes it is..i love the name but meeting new people is a pain in the ass..they butcher the pronunciation..aye-air-ton
08-28-2005, 07:35 AM
I know this is an older thread but I had to chime in... Libby - that's cool you like NASCAR. Me too! I'm a huge Dale Jr fan. I HATE Gordon so at least we agree on that little aspect! HA HA
08-28-2005, 07:47 AM
hahah!! Good for you! - They are at BMS today!
08-28-2005, 07:52 AM
I know. Did you watch the race last night? Jr. finished in the Top 10 so, TECHNICALLY, he's still in the Race for the Chase. I think he moved up one position after last night.
Did you hear that Mark Martin said he'd race one more year if Roush needed him?
08-28-2005, 03:30 PM
Yeah !!! I'm totally psyched. I like Jamie McMurray and am thrilled he'll be driving the 6 in '07 so if Mark will drive one more year it would be awesome!!
And no :( I missed most the race yesterday - busy getting ready for school and spending time time with my guy!!
08-28-2005, 05:45 PM
Thats it blame me for missing the race LOL
08-28-2005, 05:57 PM
im a Dale Jr fan.. not a big fan of nascar racing or anything like that.. But when I was younger i always liked Richard Petty #43 when i used to buy the racing games I would always be him..
09-06-2005, 10:02 PM
I'm of the opinion that the only thinking sporting in the sport of NASCAR is that the drivers can hold their bladders for that great length of time! :somedevil
09-06-2005, 11:02 PM
Bobby Labonte all the way!!! I also like Dale Jr. and despise Jeff Gordon!!!
09-07-2005, 05:25 AM
Yeah for all those who despise Jeff Gordon!!!!
And Damian - I think it takes a lot of stamina and strength to drive a standard with no power steering in and out of traffic at the speeds they do!! It's very sporting!!!
09-07-2005, 09:04 AM
^^ I agree! There's a lot of muscle control involved with driving a stock car around a track at 180+ mph! And NOT bladder control! ha ha.... So....Dale Jr is out of the chase. :thumbsdow
10-09-2005, 03:25 PM
YEAH!!!!! Just had to celebrate!! Mark Martin just won the race!!!
10-10-2005, 07:25 AM
I saw that yesterday...in between trying to watch like 4 football games at a time! ha ha Congrats to Martin! I was going for him since my Jr is out of the chase!
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