Martin Truex Jr. and his race team woke up a bit groggy Monday morning, feeling the effects of a night-long celebration at the Furniture Row Racing motorcoach parked inside Homestead-Miami Speedway.
“Beer, pizza, hot dogs and plenty of laughs,” said David Ferroni, Truex’s PR man who ducked out early at 1 a.m. while the party was still going strong.
The inevitable hangover of Truex and his fabulous story of resilience spills over to the rest of the NASCAR Nation. The 2018 season will bring a new day, one filled with great uncertainty.
Truex will still be around, but the sport will lose its signature star in Dale Earnhardt...