NASCAR on NBC podcast

Kansas: Kyle Busch extends an impressive streak in trying circumstances; Kyle Larson sees another win slip away

Episode Summary

NASCAR on NBC analyst Dale Jarrett discusses the May 2 race at Kansas Speedway, including Kyle Busch's impressinve winning streak under duress, Kyle Larson's disappointment and a curious caution call by NASCAR.

Episode Notes

NASCAR on NBC analyst Dale Jarrett on the importance of extending the Cup winning streak (1:00); has DJ seen any other star driver as motivated by records as Kyle Busch? (3:00); No pressure: Just 10 wins this year and five annually from here (5:00); has Kyle Busch learned to compartmentalize the personal from the professional better in 2021 (7:30); a general acceptance of the 2021 rules package by Busch and others (10:00); Kyle Larson really kicking himself as another win escapes his grasp (12:30); and maybe a bigger picture reason (14:30); the curiously timed caution flag from NASCAR (16:30); the case for holding the yellow flag (18:45); are Kansas restarts becoming a bigger crapshoot than Talladega (20:00); DJ does wonder how he might have done with this form of racing (22:30); will there be more than 16 regular-season winners? (24:00); what to expect from Darlington (26:00); a 2021 Cup playoffs opener preview (28:30).