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DARRELL WALTRIP RUMORS

Darrell Waltrip recalls Buddy Baker having 'nerves of steel'

It's always difficult to think about losing someone so special like we did Monday with the passing of Buddy Baker. He was a man that was so full of life and had meant so much to our sport. I was blessed to work with Buddy through a lot of years. He was very kind to me when I first came in the sport and gave me lots of advice. He was the absolute master of the big tracks and so he...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

FOX NASCAR Quotes: Darrell Waltrip on the Loss of Buddy Baker

On the loss of Baker: “We have lost another NASCAR legend.  Another driver from my era has gone to be with the Lord.  I miss every one of them -- (Dale) Earnhardt, Benny Parsons, all of the number of guys we’ve lost in in recent years.  It’s just heartbreaking.” On his last conversation with Baker: “I talked to Buddy just two or three weeks ago when Doug Richert went...

Things you don't want to hear: Darrell Waltrip looks at a wild weekend at Pocono

When you are in a race, there are certain things a driver, crew chief or team doesn't want to hear. One is the crew chief saying "Caution's out," and the spotter responds, "Yeah, and we're wrecked." You also don't want to hear your driver say, "I'm out of gas." That's about as sick of feeling a team can ever have when you are trying to stretch that fuel but it doesn't work. You know...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

FOX Sports' DW, Petree react to NASCAR rule changes for Kentucky

Following NASCAR's announced rules package changes in effect for the July 11 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway, FOX NASCAR analysts Darrell Waltrip and Andy Petree offered their thoughts on what effects the changes might have.  WALTRIP ON WHAT HE EXPECTS DRIVER REACTION TO THE NEW PACKAGE WILL BE AFTER THE KENTUCKY RACE: "When all is said and done, I expect drivers...
Via Fox Sports
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon will join the NASCAR on Fox broadcast booth for 2016

Since winning NASCAR rights for the first time in 2001, the trio of Mike Joy, Darrell Waltrip, and Larry McReynolds has been in the broadcast booth for Fox Sports.  The three have seen NASCAR ride the roller coaster of national popularity and called some of the most tragic and most memorable moments in the history of the sport. For the 2016 season, Fox will make their first change...
Via Awful Announcing
May 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Opinion: To heck with all-star snoozers; the boys must have at it

OK, boys, time to take the gloves off and have at it. The NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race is always one of the best nights on the schedule and Charlotte Motor Speedway certainly is one of the sport's finest venues. No arguments there. In the early years of the all-star race, we had some hellacious controversies: Did Darrell Waltrip deliberately blow his motor at the end of the 1985 race...
Via Fox Sports
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

NCWTS: The Future of NASCAR on FOX; Darrell Waltrip Speaks 2015 and Beyond

EASTON, Pa. — While taking a stroll through a little place called the NASCAR Hall of Fame, it would take strategic maneuvers to avoid the 84-time race winner Darrell Waltrip. Whether it’s his glistening racecar sitting on Glory Road, a look at his phenomenal 29-year Sprint Cup career, or his passionate and exclusive voice on NASCAR on FOX (Boogity, boogity, boogity let’s go racing...
Via Rubbings Racing
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

DW on dirt: Remembering Waltrip's wild ride with Tony Stewart

NASCAR on FOX's Darrell Waltrip is a living legend who's seen it all. But in 2012, DW got in the passenger seat of Tony Stewart's Modified dirt late model at Eldora Speedway for the ride of his life.
Via Shake and Bake
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Update: Photos from Darrell Waltrip/Jeff Hammond daughter 'double wedding'

Racing took a backseat to family for NASCAR on FOX analysts Darrell Waltrip and Jeff Hammond on Saturday, May 24 as both men walked their daughters down the aisle in separate wedding ceremonies. Shake and Bake has pictures from the 'double wedding.' 
Via Shake and Bake
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Darrell Waltrip Educates Samford University Students on Talladega Superspeedway’s Incredible $19 College Ticket

Four-time Talladega Superspeedway winner and three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Darrell Waltrip was at Samford University in Birmingham on Tuesday, showcasing his historic No. 88 Gatorade Monte Carlo that won many races in the late 1970s and letting students know that Talladega Superspeedway has the best ticket in any sport for college students – the $19 College Party...
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