Month: June 2017

Excellence Rewarded: Scott Dixon Wins at Road America

Let’s ignore for a moment the debate about ovals and what constitutes pack racing and talk about what happens when you let Indy cars loose at a proper road racing venue. Not a Mickey Mouse, concrete-canyon street course. Good ones are few …

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Road America 2000: A Great Win for Paul Tracy

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – As he crossed the line to take the green flag for Sunday’s Motorola 220 at Road America, Paul Tracy’s Honda engine was silent and the 25-car field was screaming past. Just over an hour-and-a-half later, Tracy’s Team Kool …

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Detroit, Texas and the Post-Indy Predicament

Let’s start with something positive. Thanks to the presence of Fernando Alonso, the 101st Indianapolis 500 magically got the bump it needed to avoid a post-100th birthday hangover. Alonso was the compelling story this year’s race would otherwise have been lacking and …

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