Tag Archives: IndyCar

A tragedy that NEVER should have happened

You might be wondering why I am writing another post about the tragic loss of two-time Indy 500 Champion Dan Wheldon.  There are several reasons. On a personal level, he was my favorite driver on the current IndyCar circuit – very likeable, … Continue reading

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Not history, but one hell of a finish

An amazing and unbelievable finish to the centennial anniversary of the Indy 500. Words cannot adequately describe what happened. Even if you are not an auto racing fan, you will understand the wide range of emotions. Check out the video … Continue reading

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Hoping for history at the 2011 Indy 500

UPDATE – What a finish! Dan Wheldon wins his second when the leader, JR Hildebrand wrecks on the final turn. Danica led the race for the second time. On both occasions, Dan Wheldon became the eventual winner. Congratulations to Dan … Continue reading

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From wipeout to winner’s circle

Congratulations to Britain’s Mike Conway for winning today’s 37th running of the IndyCar-Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, less than a year after a horrific crash at the Indianapolis 500. Kudos Mike!  Here is a a link to his webpage. Here’s … Continue reading

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WHM Day 27: The women of IndyCar racing

UPDATE: Congratulations to Simona DeSilvestro for her 4th place finish today in the Indy Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. The first race of the 2011 IZOD IndyCar Racing Series season is today in St. Petersburg, Florida. The follow list … Continue reading

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Why I love IndyCar and despise NASTY-CAR

I will start off with a disclaimer. Having been born in central Indiana, I grew up with IndyCar racing. I love IndyCar racing and the Indy 500 and I still prefer the oval tracks to the street circuits. There is … Continue reading

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