Don’t Bring Beer If You Can’t Share With Everyone

During qualifications for the 1972 Indianapolis 500, driver Jim Hurtubise did what all fans do during the weekend – enjoyed themselves. Hurtubise had qualified a car and towards the end of the session had another car wheeled into line. It wasn’t uncommon to qualify multiple cares in that era. This was right before 6pm, and … Continue reading Don’t Bring Beer If You Can’t Share With Everyone

Carpenter’s White Whale

We sat high above the start/finish line on the straightaway to watch pole day. It was a great place to watch the cars fly by as each driver strove to get the most out of their car and it was a great place for someone without a photographer’s vest to sit. The morning session had … Continue reading Carpenter’s White Whale

Under the Lights! (Bommarito 2018 Preview)

I have been very excited for this race, so excited that it's was one of the first things I wrote about this year. Last year the crowd didn't disappoint. The track didn't disappoint. The racing - it certainly didn't disappoint. Many of the issues I find were because of the track recently being repaved and … Continue reading Under the Lights! (Bommarito 2018 Preview)