Articles By: Paul Dalbey

Fontana: Paul’s Friday thoughts

Fontana: Paul’s Friday thoughts

Paul looks back on a long day of activity in preparation for the INDYCAR season finale at Auto Club Speedway and shares his observations on the Conway/Viso situations, what the teams will deal with during the race, Randy Bernard’s media availability, and much more.

Fontana: Paul’s preview

Fontana: Paul’s preview

Paul previews his weekend coverage on the ground at the MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.

It’s time to let Dan go

It’s time to let Dan go

After many stirring memorials to the late Dan Wheldon, Paul believes it’s time for INDYCAR to start the process of moving on.

Indianapolis: Paul’s race day thoughts, Part 1

Indianapolis: Paul’s race day thoughts, Part 1

Paul digs into some of the great storylines from the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500.

2012 Indy 500 prop bets: MFW vs PopOffValve

2012 Indy 500 prop bets: MFW vs PopOffValve

Last year, Dale Nixon of PopOffValve.com and I placed our 3rd inaugural Indianapolis 500 prop bets.  After a painful, narrow defeat in 2010, I snatched victory from the claws of defeat last year.  This year we are back again, and we’re ready to settle the score with a donation to Racing for Cancer on the […]

Indianapolis: Paul’s Carb Day thoughts & preview

Indianapolis: Paul’s Carb Day thoughts & preview

Paul recaps Carb Day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and previews the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Passing the torch

Passing the torch

Few events inspire and hold to traditions like the Indianapolis 500. For many race fans, traditions that happen before the race are what keeping them coming back generation after generation.

Indianapolis: Paul’s Bump Day thoughts

Indianapolis: Paul’s Bump Day thoughts

Paul recaps Bump Day for the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Indianapolis: Paul’s Pole Day thoughts

Indianapolis: Paul’s Pole Day thoughts

Paul recaps the highlights from Pole Day for the 96th Running of the Indianapolis 500

INDYCAR engine woes have deep roots

INDYCAR engine woes have deep roots

As teams and fans are frustrated with INDYCAR’s current engine situation, Paul digs deeper into the circumstances that landed INDYCAR in this position.

One lap, a thousand memories

One lap, a thousand memories

During his lap around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the 500 Festival Mini Marathon, Paul takes a trip down memory lane and recounts a century of history at the famed Brickyard.

Indy journal: 1989

Indy journal: 1989

The rainout of the first day of time trials, the strong showing of Emerson Fittipaldi, the disappointing performance of the Penske cars in the race, and the exciting battle between Fittipaldi and Al Unser, Jr. for the lead near the end of the race were the highlights of this year’s activity at the Speedway.