Archive for the ‘Commentary’ Category
Steph feels that dropping the youth ticket prices for IndyCar races is a very wise move and should be done at as many events as possible.
John shares some general impressions of his first visit to Circuit of the Americas to cover the Pro Mazda season opening weekend.
Glass Hammer Racing–backed midget racer Jessica Bean recently attended Skip Barber Racing School and ran on a road course for the first time. Pippa Mann spoke to her about the experience.
John recaps this weekend’s Pro Mazda season opening doubleheader at the new Circuit of the Americas.
Jenna Fryer at the Associated Press has acquired a copy of Boston Consulting Group’s report to the Hulman-George family. Here, Steph offers her off-the-cuff reactions to some of its key recommendations.
[IMS PR] The Indianapolis Motor Speedway will expand its commitment to renewable energy and green initiatives by participating in a partnership to build a 25-acre solar farm on IMS property northeast of the track.
John will be on-site at Circuit of the Americas for this weekend’s Pro Mazda season opener. Here’s what he’s hoping to see.
Neither IndyCar nor NASCAR can afford another accident that puts fans at risk. Paul says their collaborative effort is vital to ensuring spectators are protected for years to come.
[INDYCAR PR] Sportsnet, IndyCar’s new television partner in Canada, has outlined its plans for coverage this season. Paul Tracy will provide colour commentary on the broadcasts for three events.
Steph looks at some of the pre-season advertising choices made by Green Savoree Promotions in Toronto and the opportunities that were missed as a result.
If you’ll be in Indianapolis on March 9th, there’s a big event happening you won’t want to miss — a tour of the Dallara factory and a fundraiser to benefit the Graham Rahal Foundation with driver appearances, the street-legal IndyCar two-seater, an iRacing competition, and much more!
John opines that the solution to growth for the IZOD IndyCar Series lies not in the aero kits but in altering the engine formula to make the series more accessible to auto manufacturers.