BUBBA WALLACE FINISHED SECOND!

Discussion in 'NASCAR chat' started by ladyspartan16, Feb 19, 2018.

  1. ladyspartan16

    ladyspartan16 Team Owner

    Know it. Understand it. Bask in it.


    #Team43 #BubbaSquad #WeOutchea
     
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  2. MRM

    MRM Team Owner

    Great job by Bubba.
     
  3. jws926

    jws926 I need to think of something new for here

    Yeah, how cool is that!!!!!
     
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  4. TColeman12

    TColeman12 Dale Jr Fanatic

    Let’s go!!! Bubba is the future. :D
     
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  5. I really like Bubba, hope he can get a few wins this year.
     
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  6. jaqua19

    jaqua19 Team Owner

    Like him. Want to see him in elite equipment
     
  7. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    It's a bit early. A good finish surviving the crap shoot, but I'll wait another four or five races before I try to catch this bandwagon. By then we'll know if it has any momentum.
     
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  8. Matthew2470

    Matthew2470 Filthy Casual

    He did awesome. I've followed him since he was on that show with the Roush Development drivers and he's a great kid. I highly recommend that everyone watch his Facebook show. It's very entertaining and showcases him being himself. He's definitely no cardboard corporate shill!
     
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  9. Matthew2470

    Matthew2470 Filthy Casual

    Wow. Racers used to get a 4 seasons to prove themselves. Now they get 4 races.
     
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  10. jws926

    jws926 I need to think of something new for here

    I got on it because of his interview, pure class there.
     
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  11. Pat

    Pat Team Owner

    So happy! I was hoping he will do well. clap.gif
     
  12. Greg

    Greg 2014 RF YAHOO CHAMP Your leader

    Great job
     
  13. Towmater

    Towmater Ratings Craterville

    Maybe you should have a chat with Fox. The just crowned Dillon the savior of NASCAR. :D
     
  14. DSquad48

    DSquad48 Wizard/Mall Santa

    Bubba is awesome
     
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  15. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    I'll gladly give him four seasons. I'm only saying that I think all the celebration is a bit premature. People made similar comments when Ms. Patrick sat on the pole for her first race.
     
  16. CodeMan125

    CodeMan125 Road Course Specialist

    Way to go Bubba !
     
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  17. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    Do you think mayb3 his car numb3r has som3thing to do with that?
     
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  18. Matthew2470

    Matthew2470 Filthy Casual

    Gotcha.

    Honestly, I think his fans are just excited and enjoying the moment. That's a good thing.
     
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  19. Spotter22

    Spotter22 Team Owner

    Im on board. Great job 43
     
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  20. ladyspartan16

    ladyspartan16 Team Owner

    Annoying but not surprised. The finish line always moves when their faves aren't in the picture.

    Bubba has improved his standings and the standings of the #43 car every cup race he's been in. Yea, he didn't do that great in Xfinity, but I think equipment had a lot to do with it. He's proven he knows how to handle a car/truck that matches his talent.
     
  21. JBone88

    JBone88 JR Nation's last ride

    I’m a fan. Hope Bubba has a good season.
     
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  22. ladyspartan16

    ladyspartan16 Team Owner

    Also this, some people just want to suck the joy out of everything.
     
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  23. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    Oh, heck yeah. The guy improved his finish every race last season when he filled in for Almirola. Second at Daytona isn't enough to get me to start Googling his merchandise, is all I'm saying.
     
  24. Kiante

    Kiante Team Owner



    Thats awesome.
     
  25. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    Nope. Just expressing an opinion that applies to me only. Celebrate all you want.
     
  26. ToyYoda

    ToyYoda Team Owner

    I mean, Kevin Harvick also won a Daytona 500 with that team, also on February 18th (Anniversary of Sr's death). The car number just happened to be 29 at the time.
     
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  27. DSquad48

    DSquad48 Wizard/Mall Santa

    His personality is enough for me. He should be a sponsors dream. Surprised it took him this long to land a ride.
     
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  28. Towmater

    Towmater Ratings Craterville

    Shouldn't the savior of the sport be someone with talent, have just an inkling of likability, and not act exactly like the silver spoon child that Kevin Harvick said he was?
     
  29. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    That's a question for the FOX commentators I'm told were anointing him. I don't watch post-race, so I can't say.

    EDIT: I don't think the sport needs a savior in the first place.
     
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  30. Kiante

    Kiante Team Owner

    I understand, he's a huge question mark still and I think he will fare well his first year. I would not expect any wins from out of the RPM camp on intermediates, but I think he could raise some eye brows at the short tracks.

    I think everyone wants him to succeed, just he has to continue to show the good results. No issue with that opinion at all.
     
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  31. ChexOrWrex

    ChexOrWrex Ya gotta wanna

    Very happy for Bubba. Looking forward
    To pulling for him.

    Also surprised to see you happy for him too. I thought you said you werent excited for him because he wasnt on a good team?
     
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  32. Towmater

    Towmater Ratings Craterville

    Can't piss off the hand that feeds ya. I get it.
     
  33. aunty dive

    aunty dive Team Owner

    He’s a refreshing change and a pretty skilled racecar driver.

    Hopefully that team can keep him in the game.
     
  34. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    Nah, I wouldn't watch pre- or post-race anyway. I just don't enjoy them. I admit that does make them easy bargaining chips.

    Pre-race especially doesn't interest me; news I've already learned (much of it from here), opinions I don't care about, and predictions that often prove to be worse than my own.
     
  35. AtomicPunk55

    AtomicPunk55 Crew Chief

    I am happy for him and fans but you cant say a driver will have a good or bad season based on what happened at Daytona. Hopefully the kid does well but we will know a bunch more mid April.
     
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  36. Spotter22

    Spotter22 Team Owner

    And we will. He did a great job.
     
  37. Fordracing7

    Fordracing7 2018 Pick em Champion

    Good for bubba
     
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  38. Spotter22

    Spotter22 Team Owner

    When i first came on this board I thought you were a decent guy, boy was i wrong.
     
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  39. Charlie Spencer

    Charlie Spencer Short tracks and road courses rule.

    Sorry. We can't all agree all the time. I'll continue to respect your opinion most of the time. It's a big Internet; we'll both survive.
     
  40. Spotter22

    Spotter22 Team Owner

    Oh yeah, i sure will and so will Bubba,
     
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