Commonground Mug on the Back Stretch of NHMS Recently, the commonground mug and the weoples spent the weekend at NASCAR's Lennox Tools 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, NH. Wow, did they have a fun weekend.
Mug Headed into the Pits @ NHMS The commonground mug entered Pit Row at New Hampshire Motor Speedway upon arrival.
Mug Gets a Closer Look...Offers to Drive The first thing the commonground mug did was offer to drive this car. After careful consideration, the owner passed.
Mug Inspecting Cars So, the commonground mug decided to check out this car to make sure it was ok. Thinking Mr. Goodwrench knows a lot more about cars, it moved on.
Mug Looking for a Ride The commonground mug stopped by this blue car and decided to take a gander into the backseat. Realizing there is none, it moved on...
Mug & Fresh Tires & NHMS The commonground mug checked out the tires. There were a whole bunch of them.
The mug hitched a ride with #20. the commonground mug hitched a ride with #20.
Bright and early the next morning, the commonground mug greets race fans. After a bit, the mug got bored and went into the pits to check things out. Add your comment Bright and early the next morning, the commonground mug greets race fans. After a bit, the mug got bored and went into the pits to check things out. Add your comment Mug Greets Fans & NHMS Bright and early the next morning, the commonground mug greets race fans. After a bit, the mug got bored and went into the pits to check things out.
Mug Tuning Engines with Jack Daniels Team The commonground mug quickly made friends with the crew from Jack Daniels who invited the mug in for a closer look at a race car engine...
Then, a crew member gave the commonground mug a closer look at what all the drivers will be seeing our their front windows...... when it is in the lead!
Then the commonground mug got a closer look at the tools.... wow, they keep them neat!
the commonground mug was so helpful, it was invited to join the team on pit row.
The commonground mugs first task was to borrow lugnuts from these folks. Since it had no hands, the mug waited patiently for help.
After thanking the Jack Daniels team, the commonground mug was hopeful to get a ride in Rusty Wallace's golf cart. However, instead......
One of the race officials encouraged the mug to go check out the track before the race started.
As race fans started to enter the track, the commonground mug took a break from all the hard work.
Then, the commonground mug had his picture taken with the NASCAR sign while it was standing on the straight away...
The mug stood on the start/finsish line. After careful consideration, it was decided that perhaps it was time to head to the stands.... could be a dangerous spot.
The mug noticed a moose sweating bullets in a wool suit and offered him a drink...
So the mug decided it was time to toast all the fans who had already found their seats....
As the race was about to begin, the commonground mug hung onto the fence with excitement and anticipation.
The commonground mug paid close attention to the leader board and then....
sensing rain, the commonground mug decided it was time to beat the traffic and bid NHMS farewell until next year......
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