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

Roar Before the Rolex 24: 2020 Primer

At 7am, the sun peeks over the top of the final turn, starting to case light over the track and illuminate the cars that had been driving for seventeen straight hours. Last year, the sun had been hidden behind clouds for hours and rain had been playing havoc with the race. We stood on the … Continue reading Roar Before the Rolex 24: 2020 Primer

2019 – What a Year

I’m weirdly nostalgic when it comes to the end of the year. I think I weight the new year more heavily than I do a birthday. Perhaps something about the planet as a whole doing a full revolution together, or my birthday was always right at the start of school and so it wasn’t fun. … Continue reading 2019 – What a Year

S3E42 – Long Nights, Impossible Odds

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-3cp74-c9f6b9 We're doing some news (including Carb Day announcements, a woman making moves over in the UAE, and CGR leaving IMSA) before we give you a vitals check on INDYCAR Silly Season. We discuss who is safe, who is nearly safe, who needs a car, and who needs a driver. We give some wild thoughts … Continue reading S3E42 – Long Nights, Impossible Odds

S3E41 – The Pocono Live Show

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-g8rn8-c8769f The weather is cold, so we're doing a throwback to the live show at Pocono Raceway in August! Special thanks to our guests Ben May from the racetrack (3:30); Daniel Mohler and Tammy Fox from the PAIN Tour (18:25); and Mike Ford, spotter for Simon Pagenaud, and Bob Jeffrey, spotter for Josef Newgarden (30:45) … Continue reading S3E41 – The Pocono Live Show

S3E39 – Full Timers and INDYCAR Moms

Listen Here News It’s been quite the season for announcements, and we’ve not even hit two-months since the season ended! Some news we’d been hoping for finally has came through - Meyer Shank Racing will be entering the 2020 INDYCAR season as a full-time team. They committed to 2020 and 2021 for the full season. … Continue reading S3E39 – Full Timers and INDYCAR Moms

S3E38 – The One Where They Sold Everything

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-watf9-c66cfb It's an hour of discussion surronding the biggest story in auto racing in decades and potentially one of the biggest sports stories of the year: Roger Penske buying INDYCAR, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and IMS Productions. We cover the details, and then immediately dive into what this all means and what we hope happens. … Continue reading S3E38 – The One Where They Sold Everything