Archive For The “Racing” Category

Racing Blip: 2014 Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America

By | August 10, 2014

Welcome to Elkhart Lake in the wooded beauty of Wisconsin. Home of Road America. One of the few tracks in North America that hasn’t gone through a slew of configuration changes since it’s inception in the mid-50’s. Road America is also home to another one of the more famous turns in racing. Located on the […]

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Sprint Car Driver Kevin Ward Jr Killed in On-Track Incident with Tony Stewart

By | August 10, 2014

  An tragic incident occurred last night at a Sprint Car race.  Driver Kevin Ward Jr. was struck and killed in an on-track incident with Tony Stewart.  The incident began with the two making contact during the race sending Ward Jr. spinning into the wall.  Ward Jr. then exited his car and entered the live […]

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In Photos: 2014 NASA Utah Region Round 4

By | August 7, 2014

Round 4 of NASA Utah Region’s monthly racing event happened over the last weekend in June. Tack on some great weather and you have yourself a nearly perfect weekend to race on one of the finest tracks in North America – Miller Motorsports Park! This round brought out another series. The Panam GP Series from […]

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In Photos: 24 Hours of LeMons – Return of the LeMonites

By | July 27, 2014

The 24 Hours of LeMons, think of this as the complete opposite to the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The first clue. The rules. You can not spend more then $500 on your race car. Compare that to the rumored ~$500,000USD for a GT Corvette C6.R that runs in Le Mans. That’s not to say […]

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Racing Blip: 2014 Brickyard Grand Prix

By | July 24, 2014

Welcome to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, otherwise known as The Brickyard! IMS is also home to one of more famous races in the world, the Indy 500. NASCAR fans typically know IMS as home to the Brickyard 400. Well, this weekend IS the Brickyard 400! With NASCAR, Inc owning IMSA/TUDOR, I could speculate that NASCAR, […]

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Racing Blip: 2014 Mobil 1 Sports Car Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park

By | July 13, 2014

The 7th stop (or 8th depending if you count Kansas) for IMSA / TUDOR United SportsCar Championship 2014 season is being held at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park – formally MoSport – in the beautiful Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada. About an hour outside of Toronto. With the ongoing discussion about the performance of Daytona Prototypes and P2 race […]

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