Browsing the "USAC" Tag

January 14, 2015 - 0 Comments

A.J. Foyt turns 80 on Friday and we’re celebrating his career all week here on The Blog, plus on IndyCar.com and the IndyCar app. Today, Indianapolis Motor...

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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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January 29, 2014 - 6 Comments

His Philosophy: “Man made it, man can fix it” As a chief mechanic, Phoenix-born Clint Brawner put 24 cars into the Indianapolis 500 in his career, with...

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May 8, 2013 - 1 Comments

USAC short-track legend Jack Hewitt was excited when he got to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, excited while he was there in 1998 and is still excited now...

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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 8, 2010 - 4 Comments

So, Chase naysayers: Are you happy now? If not, then just end your illusion of any allegiance to NASCAR. Just come clean: You’re not a NASCAR fan...

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November 4, 2010 - 3 Comments

Enough. Please. Stop. NASCAR is in the midst of its most exciting Chase for the Sprint Cup since the inaugural year of the format, 2004, when just...

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October 19, 2010 - 1 Comments

Television, namely low ratings, continues to be a sticking point for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this fall during the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Ratings are...

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September 24, 2010 - 1 Comments

NASCAR has the controversy it wanted for the 2010 Chase for the Sprint Cup: The Curious Case of Clint Bowyer. Bowyer was penalized 150 points, and his...

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July 24, 2010 - 2 Comments

Mike Chase had a winding road to get to the saddle of a stock car for the inaugural Brickyard 400. For the inaugural only, NASCAR issued a...

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