Wall Street Journal staff writer Dan Neil wrote a very good article in the April 10th edition of the WSJ about the life and times of those involved in dirt track racing. His coverage and opinions on the subject were well reasoned and stayed away from the usual characterizations of racing fans being little more that rednecks and fast cars.

The article can be seen here: http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-beauty-of-dirt-track-racing-1428682670