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Mid-Ohio Through a First-Timer’s Eyes

Mid-Ohio offers a low-key, low-stress vibe, yet not lacking in excitement. With an abundance of land space and a wide variety of exciting spots to watch racing action, crowds are never overwhelming. Everywhere I...

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Feature: July Fab 5

Topic 1:There’s been a lot of talk about ovals in IndyCar and that the current formula is not working. Fans are not showing up and with the downforce changes to get away from pack...

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Pocono 500

The Indianapolis 500 is rightfully titled “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” but the Pocono 500 is undoubtedly a spectacle of its own. Last year, Pocono Raceway was my first trip to an oval other...

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Feature: June Fab 5

Topic 1: RHR won the Indy 500 and then Andretti Autosport and Honda dropped a bomb with the double at Detroit and Texas. This has allowed Willy P and Helio to pull away from...

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Howard: IndyCar Must Make Its Own Luck

IndyCar management is often derided for making decisions that defy logic, sometimes rightfully but often due to lack of recognition of whatever the bigger picture may be. This particular instance of lack of vision...

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Feature: May Fab 5

Topic 1:Does the Grand Prix of Indy become a permanent tradition at IMS and a fixture on the IndyCar schedule? TonyD: I enjoyed the race personally. I thought it was very competitive, lot’s of...

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Bolton: A New Tradition In Indy

Fans on social media were unsure about the decision to run an IndyCar road race when it was initially announced.  For some of the old timers, it was viewed as messing with tradition.  The...

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Bolton: GP of Indy day 2

I could definitely tell it was race day today here in Indianapolis.  There were a lot more cars parked in the IMS parking lots today as I approached the eighth wonder of the world....

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Weather and Parity at IndyGP

Weather played a major role in today’s IndyCar qualifying for the GP of Indy.  It started to drizzle during the group 2 qualifying session which may have caught some teams by surprise.  It started...

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Feature: April Fab 5

Topic 1:IndyCar race control has said that they will not be issuing as many penalties this season and will allow drivers to handle racing issues. We saw this on display at Long Beach. What...

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Mueller: Barber Preview

Two weeks ago in Long Beach, the Andretti Autosport Honda’s of Ryan Hunter-Reay and James Hinchcliffe dominated until about 25 laps to go when they both crashed out along with then leader Josef Newgarden...

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UMMM what Rookies?

So the first 2 indy car races of the year are in the books and the year has started off with a bang! Most notably in my books are the fact that the rookies...