S3E54 – A Chat with Team Sweden (CGR’s Felix Rosenqvist and Marcus Ericsson)

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-xv2rs-d58be3 We had a fantastic time with Chip Ganassi Racing's Felix Rosenqvist and Marcus Ericsson (or as we like to call them "Team Sweden") discussing the upcoming 2020 season, reflecting on the 2019 season, and some really fantastic insights into these two drivers. Our big thanks to the guys for joining us. We can't wait … Continue reading S3E54 – A Chat with Team Sweden (CGR’s Felix Rosenqvist and Marcus Ericsson)

Unionization – A Primer and Players

It’s been a pretty traumatic silly season. We’ve had teams completely reform, dropping their flagship drivers. It is a similar refrain of each silly season: good drivers don’t have rides and any deal made can be crumpled up and thrown away. It was over a year ago that James Hinchcliffe made the very unexpected public … Continue reading Unionization – A Primer and Players

S3E18 – Campsite Diplomacy, Le Mans, and Cheese

Listen HERE Warm Up the Tires News and Discussion Le Mans – 30:50 Shit We Didn’t Make Up: Licensure for Drivers – 36:52 Women of the Week: Ladies in 2019 Le Mans – 48:25 Rev Group Grand Prix Preview – 52:04 News and Discussion Our first non-race recap since before May and we run down some of the … Continue reading S3E18 – Campsite Diplomacy, Le Mans, and Cheese

S3E3 – Don’t Forget Ed

S3E3 – Don’t Forget Ed Listen HERE Warm Up the Tires News & Lingering St Pete thoughts INDYCAR Classic (23:44) Woman of the Week - Rosemary Smith (36:11) Shit We Didn’t Make Up (41:05) News It’s a full field for the Indianapolis 500 with James Davisson announcing a ride with DCR and Belardi. There may be 37 … Continue reading S3E3 – Don’t Forget Ed

Desiré Wilson: First to Win at Formula 1

In August of 2018, Jamie Chadwick made history at Brands Hatch when she became the first female to win a British Formula 3 race. As the news broke on various social media platforms, those of us who have studied female racers history were enthusiastic. There is a great history of Brands Hatch. Back in 1980 … Continue reading Desiré Wilson: First to Win at Formula 1

Lella Lombardi: Winning Points

Lella Lombardi was born near Turin, Italy during the height of World War II.  The city suffered catastrophic bombing during the Second World War as the city was an industrial hub of Italy. Following the war, the automobile industry, including the companies of Fiat, Lancia, and Alfa Romeo, helped rebuild the city. Perhaps it was … Continue reading Lella Lombardi: Winning Points

1970s: Break On Through (to the other side)

The 1970s was the height of Second-wave feminism. Women, obtained the right to vote. They now focused on equality in the workplace and all that came with it (including things like child care and reproductive rights). It’s only right that during the 1970s two women stepped forward in motorsports to shatter barriers long standing: Lella … Continue reading 1970s: Break On Through (to the other side)