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Into The Crystal Ball… Epic Vegas Prerace Edition Pt.2

So here is part two of my epic Vegas two part pre race. The boys and girls of indycar have already completed the first two practice sessions of the weekend and festivities are in full swing in sin city. There … Continue reading

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Into The Crystal Ball… Epic Vegas Prerace Edition Pt.1

It’s Vegas baby! The season ending race is upon us and INDYCAR related events in sin city have been in full swing for a day or two. 34 drivers are primed to start, Dan Wheldon is going for the millions, … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… Here I come, Kentucky Edition

Kentucky Speedway, just the name conjures up images of wheel to wheel, white knuckle racing that drew fans to the old IRL. The boys and girls of open wheel were the first top level series to race at the brand … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… One Last Time, Japan Edition

After thirteen previous editions of the Indy Japan 300, indycar will descend upon the land of the rising sun one final time before saying goodbye to Twin Ring Motegi and Japan. The sour world financial climate was cited as the … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… We Think Baltimore is Ready Edition

One short week after the common cure for insomnia that is racing at Sonoma, the paddock makes the 2800+ mile trip to Maryland for the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix. Reports are saying that the event is selling quite the large … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… At Least It’s a Race Edition

Not much can be said after this week’s events. An independent panel confirmed that the rule book is a joke, as is race control, Will Power rightfully received a fine for his double bird antics, and we finally received super … Continue reading

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Into The Crystal Ball… The NEW New Hampshire Edition

The Magic Mile welcomes back open wheel racing this Sunday, after a 13 year hiatus. New Hampshire Motor Speedway saw four years of CART racing from 1992 through 1995. In 1996, the newly formed IRL inherited the race and ran … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… Mid-Ohio Edition

Sold out camping… historic road circuit… double header weekend with the same machinery that runs the 24 hours of Le Mans… This is the type of right turn weekend we need more of… Created in 1962 and kicking off its … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… Edmonton, New and Improved Edition

November of last year we received the crushing news that the Edmonton round of the 2011 season, scheduled to take place at the airport, would be cancelled. The track had to be revised to keep the main runway open for … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… The Heartland of Canada Edition

This week, INDYCAR goes north of the border for the first of two races in Canada; Exhibition Place in Toronto, Ontario. Way back in 1967, USAC visited Mosport, with Bobby Unser taking the win. The Molson Diamond Indy was run … Continue reading

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