Listen HERE Warm Up the Tires News Woman of the week - Robyn Gordon (16:40) Toronto Race Preview (19:45) Shit We Didn't Make Up: All-American Girl Racing (56:25) News Just a little bit of INDYCAR news. First we’re excited that Sage Karem will be driving for Carlin Racing in Toronto. It’s a pretty sweet livery and … Continue reading S3E21 – It Depends
The 1992 Indianapolis 500 holds as one of my earliest memories of listening to the race on the radio while my father filled out the grid on the back page of the Indianapolis Star. That year there was but one woman in the race, and as a staunch girl-power third-grader I was cheering for Lyn … Continue reading The First for Me (Lyn St. James)
Arlene Hiss, a dance teacher from California, underwent numerous tests and was required to drive in ovals during the regular season prior to attempting to qualify for the Indianapolis 500.
On the day of the 2018 INDYCAR Grand Prix, we interviewed two female drivers in the USF2000 series (and if you are unclear – don’t worry there is a great write up HERE): Sabre Cook and Bruna Tomaselli. Bruna was nervous and let us know ahead of time she wasn’t completely secure in her English. … Continue reading Bruna Tomaselli – Watch Out
Many of the women I’ve written about have discussed their fathers having a strong influence in their decision to become race car drivers. Melanie Snow is not an anomaly; her grandfather was a Porsche club driver and got her interested. It will be Melanie’s children who will become the anomaly. She’s a mom, an instructor, … Continue reading Melanie “Fast Momma” Snow
She’s known as the “First Woman Racing Driver” and in numerous articles has the moniker ‘daredevil’ attached to her.
I’m hopeful now you’ll realize why. She has a fantastic record in IndyLights. She holds many firsts for women in that series.