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Daily Door Rub 2-14-14

The Daily Door Rub is a quick look around the web, linking to other good racing stories not written by the Trackside Times staff.

Photo of the day:

No clue who thought this would be idea, but someone over at Richard Childress Racing posted this Valentine's Day photo on their twitter account for Austin Dillon [RCR3ADillon]

No clue who thought this would be idea, but someone over at Richard Childress Racing posted this Valentine’s Day photo on their twitter account for Austin Dillon [RCR3ADillon]

A few good links:

Darrell Waltrip may miss Saturday’s broadcast of the Sprint Unlimited after having gall bladder surgery on Thursday [The Charlotte Observer]

Joseph Wolkin compares Jeff Gordon to Derek Jeter [Motor Racing Scene]

Thanks to Bob Pockrass for this link, fans can buy a pieces of, or who seats, from the Daytona grandstands [Bob Pockrass twitter]

Help pick if Danica Patrick will wear a white or a blue Aspen Dental suit at Las Vegas and you can win the race worn suit [Aspen Dental]

 

Video of the day:

Kevin Harvick in this Goodyear commercial I’m sure you will see 439 times during Speedweeks.

Daily Door Rub 2-13-14

The Daily Door Rub is a quick look around the web, linking to other good racing stories not written by the Trackside Times staff.

Photo of the day:

Brandt Chevrolet to be run by Justin Allgaier in the Daytona 500 on February 23, 2014 [HScott Motorsports]

Brandt Chevrolet to be run by Justin Allgaier in the Daytona 500 on February 23, 2014 [HScott Motorsports]

A few good links:
Jenna Fryer tells us that Brad Keselowski may be quiet toward the media, but is speaking up behind closed doors [AP]Jerry Bonkowski with a look at if 2014 will finally be Paul Menard’s year [NBC Sports Motorsports Talk]

Jerry Bonkowski again with a story on how Jeb Burton went from unemployed to having a ride at Daytona in the Camping World Truck Series race [NBC Sports Motorsports Talk]

Parker Kligerman wrote an incredible “how-to” story on how to become a NASCAR Sprint Cup driver [Jalopnik]

 

Video of the Day:

A “bold” look at Kyle Larson’s new Target ride.

Daily Door Rub 2-12-14

The Daily Door Rub is a quick look around the web, linking to other good racing stories not written by the Trackside Times staff.

Photo of the day:

Michael McDowell tweeted this photo of his No. 95 K Love Ford for the Daytona 500 on February 23, 2014 [Michael McDowell]

Michael McDowell tweeted this photo of his No. 95 K Love Ford for the Daytona 500 on February 23, 2014 [Michael McDowell]

A few good links:

Bob Pockrass reports that Tony Stewart will not have a backup driver on standby for the Daytona 500 [Sporting News]

Kevin Harvick has joined the Cal Ripken, Sr. foundation board of directors [Kevin Harvick Foundation]

Dustin Long has a great indepth look at the 2014 NASCAR rulebook, which is 16-pages longer than last year and spells out more specifics for the penalty structure [MRN]

Why The King was right on Danica [The Shakedown Session]

Why The King was wrong on Danica [Sledgehammer Blog]

 

Time-lapse video of the Ragu Car being painted and wrapped for Daytona: