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Monday, November 16, 2009

A WEEKEND of NASCAR


There's lots to say after a weekend of covering NASCAR, but, I'll just provide links to my many Arizona Republic stories from the last week. You might especially enjoy what came from my one-on-one interview with Sen. John McCain, and my Q&A with Chad Knaus.

Monday Notebook (Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick and John McCain):

http://www.azcentral.com/sports/speed/articles/2009/11/15/20091115spt-pirnb.html

Sunday Chad Knaus Q&A:

http://www.azcentral.com/sports/speed/articles/2009/11/14/20091114spt-pirnewsmaker2.html


Sunday Notebook (Jeff Burton says Danica is welcome in NASCAR):

http://www.azcentral.com/sports/speed/articles/2009/11/14/20091114spt-pirnotebook2.html

Sunday Nationwide race story:

http://www.azcentral.com/sports/speed/articles/2009/11/14/20091114spt-pirnation.html


Saturday Notebook (no USAC at PIR in 2010; Copper World may return in 2011):
http://www.azcentral.com/sports/speed/articles/2009/11/13/20091113spt-pirnotes.html

Friday Notebook (Jack Roush):
http://www.azcentral.com/sports/speed/articles/2009/11/12/20091112spt-1112pirnotebook.html

PIR President Bryan Sperber Q&A:

http://www.azcentral.com/sports/speed/articles/2009/11/12/20091112spt-pirsperber.html


Upcoming The Race Reporters guests:
(Show is live Wednesdays at 7 p.m. ET, downloadable, and available on-demand at no cost. Click on TRR page logo in upper right-hand column.)

November 18 -- NHRA Funny Car champion Robert Hight. Panelists: Mark Armijo, John Sturbin.

November 25 -- Best-of-show with Richard Petty, Mike Harris, Lewis Franck.

December 2 -- TBA.

December 9 -- Season in Review, Part I.

December 16 -- Season in Review, Part II

[ Robert Hight news nugget Thursday . . . ]