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Underappreciated Drivers Who Will Become Fan Favorites in 2015

Hard as it may seem to believe, there are a number of NASCAR drivers who already have established large fanbases and yet they’re still underappreciated. Reigning Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick was that way for several years. He was...Show More Summary

Formula 1's 12 Days of Christmas

Christmas is almost here! In the spirit of the season, we've decided to repurpose the song "The 12 Days of Christmas" to hand out some gifts to Formula One's most deserving girls and boys. Apologies in advance for not having all of the verses rhyme, but you should still feel free to sing this version at your family Christmas gatherings this week. Begin Slideshow

What Every Formula 1 Team Needs for Christmas

With Christmas Day almost upon us, Formula One is well into its winter break. While the drivers spend the cold and dark months putting their feet up—new world champion Lewis Hamilton, for instance, has been skiing—the work never stops...Show More Summary

2014 Driver Reviews: No. 18 Jamie McMurray

After doing exit interviews for Sprint Cup Series drivers in 2013, we're turning the tables. We want the drivers to sell themselves. So here are the resumés for all full-time Sprint Cup Series drivers in 2014. Then, at the end, we'll...Show More Summary

Grading the New NASCAR Paint Schemes Revealed for 2015 Season

It's that time of year again. Dale Earnhardt Jr. will be just one of many NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers to sport a new paint scheme in the coming season, but his change will be among the most drastic. Sponsors come and go in NASCAR, andShow More Summary

Michael Waltrip, Jeff Burton obvious choices to fill-in for Brian Vickers

As previously announced, Brian Vickers, driver of the No. 55 Michael Waltrip Racing Toyota in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, is expected to miss the beginning of the 2015 Sprint Cup season as he recovers from recent heart surgery. Meanwhile, MWR will be looking for a replacement driver, if the organization hasn’t found one already. [...]

From the Marbles' most popular posts of 2014

2014 marked another change in Chase formats for NASCAR, and our top story of 2014 involves part of the craziness that developed throughout the 10-race run to the championship. Here's From the Marbles' 20 most-popular posts of 2014: 1. Show More Summary

5 Things We'd Like to See in the 2015 Formula 1 Season

The 2015 Formula One season should fill the gaps that this year's campaign left behind. Mercedes, the world champions, should not have it quite as easy as the rest of the field acclimatise to the new-spec regulations, with no shortage...Show More Summary

The 10 Most Defining Moments from NASCAR in 2014

The 2014 NASCAR season—including all three major series, Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Trucks—was one that covered a range of emotions, from drama to excitement, hugs to punches and cheering to crying. There was the highest...Show More Summary

10 Christmas Characters and Their Formula 1 Equivalents

Formula One, like the Christmas period, is awash with a wide array of characters. Some are as generous and jolly as Santa Claus himself, while there are plenty of grumpy figures who could claim to be F1's answer to Scrooge. And others—we're...Show More Summary

2014 Driver Reviews: No. 19 Clint Bowyer

After doing exit interviews for Sprint Cup Series drivers in 2013, we're turning the tables. We want the drivers to sell themselves. So here are the resumés for all full-time Sprint Cup Series drivers in 2014. Then, at the end, we'll...Show More Summary

10 Mid-Tier NASCAR Drivers Who Will Become Fan Favorites in 2015

We're less than two months away from the start of the 2015 NASCAR season at Daytona, and predictions are raining down from all corners of the Internet. While everyone wants to know how the Jimmie Johnsons, Jeff Gordons and Kevin Harvicks...Show More Summary

Previewing 2015 F1 Team-Mate Battles

The 2014 Formula One season had several fascinating battles between team-mates. From Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's psychological warfare to Daniel Ricciardo's usurpation of Sebastian Vettel's throne at Red Bull, to the cold war that...Show More Summary

2014 Driver Reviews: No. 21 Paul Menard

After doing exit interviews for Sprint Cup Series drivers in 2013, we're turning the tables. We want the drivers to sell themselves. So here are the resumés for all full-time Sprint Cup Series drivers in 2014. Then, at the end, we'll...Show More Summary

Formula 1: Will Ferrari Changes Bring a Better 2015?

It’s all change at Ferrari before the start of the 2015 Formula 1 season, as a number of key personnel have been shown the door in the wake of one of the biggest driver changes in recent memory. After seasons of underwhelming machinery,...Show More Summary

When should NASCAR act on Kurt Busch / Patricia Driscoll incident?

The Kurt Busch alleged domestic assault investigation returned to the news, if it ever even left, this past week as a result of a hearing in Family Court in Delaware pertaining to ex-girlfriend and alleged victim Patricia Driscoll’s request for a no-contact order against Busch. The criminal investigation of Busch is still ungoing and the [...]

5 Arguments for Why Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari Can Challenge in 2015

Sebastian Vettel 's decision to leave Red Bull and join Ferrari caused more than the odd eyebrow to be raised. Though his now-former team had endured a poor year, they had built the dominant car every season between 2010 and 2013. Vettel...Show More Summary

Lewis Hamilton, Nicole Scherzinger and F1's Biggest Celebrity Relationships

Lewis Hamilton and Nicole Scherzinger are not just Formula One's super couple, the motor racing equivalent of David and Victoria Beckham, they are a mega brand. For every image of Hamilton, the successful athlete, punching the air in...Show More Summary

10 Venues That Should Be on Every NASCAR Fan's Bucket List

I can’t count the number of times over the years that NASCAR fans have asked me what are some of the places I’d recommend they see at least once in their lifetime. Invariably, I’ll tell them two or three that would be at the top of my...Show More Summary

Winners and Losers in the 2015 F1 Driver Market

Now that McLaren have finally made a decision on their drivers for the 2015 Formula One season, all 18 race seats on next year's grid are accounted for. More seats could open up if Caterham or Marussia find buyers, but the grid is set,...Show More Summary

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