By Brandon Reed
Posted in Columns 12/30/11
With the New Year now upon us, it’s time to take a moment and thing back to some of the things that occurred during the 2011 racing season.
It was, without a doubt, one of the most interesting seasons in recent memory. From the short tracks to the super speedways, it was certainly one to remember.
Let’s start with NASCAR. Nobody knew what to expect in Daytona when a rookie scored his first win in his first start in the biggest race of the year. Piloting the famed Wood Brothers’ Ford, Trevor Bayne shocked the racing world by putting the No. 21 in victory lane.