Month: May 2017

From the Vault (2011): How to Drive Indy, by Dario Franchitti

In 2011, RACER magazine asked me to get Dario Franchitti to explain how to drive the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This is what he said: Now that I’ve won the Indianapolis 500 twice, people seem to believe that I’ve mastered the art of driving …

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Sam Schmidt and Mario Andretti Are Running the Most Important Race of the Month

Sam Schmidt never thought he would get the opportunity to race Mario Andretti. For that matter, he never thought he would race again at all. Or even drive a car. But thanks to his partnership with Arrow Electronics, those dreams have become …

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From the Vault (2014): Dale Jr.’s Most Satisfying Win

MARTINSVILLE, VA – We interrupt your regularly scheduled NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup to bring you an important message from Dale Earnhardt Jr. He’s back. Okay, it’s not like America’s most popular driver ever went anywhere. But by winning the Goody’s …

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