All posts by "jschwarb"

September 12, 2016 - 0 Comments

Like many college football fans, we here at #SpeedRead looked in wonder at the “Battle of Bristol” on Saturday night, where the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech University squared...

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September 9, 2016 - 0 Comments

This week at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, the top pros on the PGA Tour are competing in the BMW Championship, the penultimate leg of the FedExCup Playoffs (think NASCAR...

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August 25, 2016 - 2 Comments

Rick Mears has always paid Gordon Johncock the ultimate compliment when talking about their classic duel at the 1982 Indianapolis 500. When the two veterans went side-by-side into Turn 1,...

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August 19, 2016 - 1 Comments

For those of you who are flying geeks, fans of the movie “Airplane!” or those just reading this while waiting out a delay at O’Hare — Happy National Aviation Day!...

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July 21, 2016 - 0 Comments

We’re in a NASCAR mood this week, eagerly awaiting the Crown Royal presents the Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at the Brickyard and all the familiar Sprint Cup cars. Everyone knows the...

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June 24, 2016 - 0 Comments

Today marks one month to the 23rd Crown Royal presents the “Your Hero’s Name Here” 400 at the Brickyard. Do you have your tickets for July 24 yet? Here’s five of...

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June 22, 2016 - 2 Comments

Dan Wheldon, the Indianapolis 500 champion of 2005 and 2011, would have been 38 years old today. The Englishman arrived in IndyCar in 2002 as a relative unknown but would...

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June 15, 2016 - 0 Comments

Three-time Indy 500 starter Bryan Clauson, a two-time USAC national champion in sprint cars and midgets, is 27 today. Knowing his frantic schedule, we’re guessing he’ll celebrate his birthday in...

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June 1, 2016 - 8 Comments

As the world knows now, the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil was an outrageously good time. Here on #SpeedRead, we’re just now catching our...

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May 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

We’re chronicling 100 days of Indy 500 history on #SpeedRead leading up to the historic 100th Running. With two days to go, we caught up with the senior member of the...

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