Author Archives: Eric Hall

Indycar Lore… 1980 CRL Season

What had started in 1978 as an honest attempt at increasing the marketability of championship racing sanctioned by The United States Auto Club, spiraled out of control almost instantly. The “White Paper”, a simple inter-team memo, sparked the formation of … Continue reading

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How I Saw It… Barber Does it Again Edition

For the second year in a row, the Honda Grand Prix of Alabama contested at Barber Motorsports was a clinic in road racing; after the early yellow flag shemozzle of course. Once the racing resumed on lap six, we were … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… The Gorgeous Facility Edition

Indycar returns to the gorgeous facility that is Barber Motorsports Park for round two of the 2013 championship season. A track once hated for its lack of action is now quickly becoming a fan favorite and open wheeled strong hold … Continue reading

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How I Saw it… That is How You Start a Season Edition

The 2013 season finally kicked off this weekend, and after a hotly contested race with multiple passing locations James Hinchcliffe took his maiden trip to victory lane. As far as street courses go, we were treated to another awesome race … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… The Sunny South Florida Edition

The real racing season is finally here. The 24 hours of Daytona, 12 hours of Sebring, Daytona 500, and Australian Grand Prix are cool and all, but open wheels visit to St. Petersburg is something a bit more special. The … Continue reading

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Into The Crystal Ball… 2013 Mega Preview Pt. The Final; Winners and Losers Edition

Who’s going to win what? A final gaze into the crystal ball for the 2013 lead in is here and as always, I will attempt to put my money where my mouth is all year and predict my way through … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… 2013 Mega Preview Pt. 1, The Nuts and Bolts Edition

The Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and the start to the 2013 season is a bit over a week away, and after the horrendous six month off season, no better words could be spoken. The 19 race calendar is primed … Continue reading

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How High Is The Bar?

The last time Roger Penske hired a partial season driver, expectations were not extremely lofty. Will Power was asked to fill in for Helio Castroneves during his infamous tax evasion court case. At the time, Penske was simply making assurances … Continue reading

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Is It March Yet?

#isitmarchyet Yes it is! We have finally made it to the closing weeks of the six month off season. Six months?! That’s akin to cruel and unusual punishment; a rant for another day. But, here we are a mere 20 … Continue reading

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Wikipedia and IndyCar Need Our Help!

For better or worse, Wikipedia is the largest public information repository to be found anywhere on the internet; all of it is all user created and maintained. In some eyes, wiki has a poor reputation, but sometimes with good reason. … Continue reading

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