Road race twists bring out new faces

Upcoming right turns and hills at Infineon and Watkins Glen mean some regular drivers will get bumped for road course specialists.

Updated: August 10, 2007, 3:19 AM ET
By Brett Borden | Special to ESPN.com

It's road course time again as the Nextel Cup series makes its annual venture to Watkins Glen, N.Y., the second and final road course race of the season following June's race at Infineon Raceway.

Watkins Glen International and the wine country of Sonoma, Calif., offer vintage racing for old-school race fans and a distinct challenge for everyone involved. Drivers have to learn the fastest way around a course that features not only left and right hand turns, but hills as well. Crew chiefs ...

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