Browsing the "open-wheel racing" Tag

September 26, 2014 - 0 Comments

Even The Great Depression couldn’t stop the ‘Greatest Spectacle in Racing’. Though the crowds were smaller, even with reduced ticket prices, the Indianapolis 500 rolled on in...

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February 27, 2014 - 1 Comments

Working with a number of talented drivers through the years taught Clint Brawner a lesson: as he put it, “Race drivers will always jump to where the...

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July 28, 2013 - 1 Comments

Indianapolis was not new to Steve Park. “I’d gone to the ‘500’ a couple times,” he said. “Growing up in the (NASCAR) Modified series, I had the...

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May 17, 2013 - 2 Comments

He drove a car called the Genesee Beer Wagon. He drove for a rookie woman car owner. He is one of two Vietnam War veterans to make...

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January 31, 2011 - 7 Comments

Many people believe that during the period between the inaugural Indianapolis 500 in 1911 and the inauguralBrickyard 400 in 1994, Speedway was host to only one race a year.  Although...

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December 10, 2010 - 2 Comments

With all apologies to Led Zeppelin, it’s been a long time since we’ve rocked and rolled at “Splash And Go.” There has been plenty of news since...

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November 12, 2010 - 0 Comments

Have you ever played poker and held a hand you know can’t be topped? Just sat there quietly while everyone else showed their cards and then blew...

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