when tony met kid rock

Here in Northern California it’s finally warm enough for me to not wear a jacket the entire day, and that’s saying something. So in honor of the first true day of spring, and the fact that I’d rather be outside right now, I’m keeping things light with photos from this week.


Photo Credit: Dave Frechette for Michigan International Speedway

Tony Stewart was at Motor City Hotel & Casino in Detroit on April 9 promoting the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series LifeLock 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Detroit native Kid Rock also dropped by which helped promote the event. (Photo Credit: Dave Frechette for Michigan International Speedway)

Photo Credit: Chucke Walkden

I can’t help but think of that one “I Love Lucy” episode when I look at this photo. :)

Carl Edwards’ fitness program was put to the test on Wednesday at Infineon Raceway as the driver of the No. 99 Office Depot Ford Fusion combined with two young Bay Area children in a Mini-Triathlon. (Photo Credit: Chucke Walkden)

Photo Credit: Chucke Walkden

The trio first rode mountain bikes through a half-mile course on the hillsides behind the raceway. (Photo Credit: Chucke Walkden)

Photo Credit: Chucke Walkden

They then took part in a half-mile run around a portion of the world-famous road course, which included the legendary hairpin at Turn 11. (Photo Credit: Chucke Walkden)

Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR

Kasey Kahne sits on the pit wall prior to qualifying for the Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Kahne will start fifth in Saturday night’s race. (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR

It sucks that he’s replacing Jeremy Mayfield, but it’s cool that he’s back in the field again.

Johnny Sauter, who replaced Jeremy Mayfield in the No. 70 Chevrolet earlier in the week, waits to practice for the Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Sauter grabbed the final qualifying position among drivers not already locked into the race. (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)

1 Comment

  1. April 11, 2008 at 2:50 PM ·

    I love the warm weather….it makes it torture for me to be inside…and has put me in an insanely good mood. I just don’t want to be wasting my good mood here inside! Bah!

    I love that picture of Tony and Kid Rock….

    And I agree with you about the Carl Edwards picture…it so has I LOVE LUCY all over it!! Makes me laugh.