It’s the summer of construction here in Indiana. We’ve had three different stretches of three different main highways closed this summer. Another long stretch is closed up through the end of August. It’s at times an annoyance or interference. If three lanes are turned into two lanes it’s an annoyance; if the whole road is … Continue reading Did it Interfere? Or Are They Annoyed?
A great race capping off a great weekend of both on and off track activity.
It’s hard to write about another race while in the midst of Indy-pression (though, this year I’m not as depressed because I’m looking forward to a lot more races in person). But unlike the drivers, I too can’t take a weekend off and so onward to the Motor City, the Dual in Detroit, Penske’s Playground, … Continue reading Detroit – Land of Rock n’ Surprises (Detroit Grand Prix 2019)
It was a weekend to remember. We saw the spirit of Indy start in qualifications weekend and end with one of the most perfect drivers becoming the 2019 Indianapolis 500 champion.
That’s why we strive to highlight women on our podcast, women racecar drivers and others doing things around racing. I have a suspicion Amna will be one to watch, she’s already making a name for herself and I love her spirit.
Keiko Ihara first got a taste of racing when she worked as a promotional model at race tracks in Japan. It reminds me of the beginning of the famous and infamous female racer Helle Nice who also worked as a model/dancer before racing. Both women were beauties but wanted something more than to be a … Continue reading Keiko Ihara: More Than a Pretty Face
Beistke Visser is a woman of many firsts. She was the first woman to join the BMW Motorsports Junior Program in 2017. She was one of the first women to be in the Red Bull BMW Junior Program (2013). When researching her, you feel youthful optimism, though she’s only ten years younger then I am, … Continue reading A Woman With A Mission