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Into the Crystal Ball… Wish I Was in Long Beach Edition

IndyCar descends onto the Streets of Long Beach for the 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach this weekend. However, INDYCAR can only claim five appearances at the storied street circuit, 25 rounds were sanctioned by CART/ChampCar, 8 by Formula … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… Welcome to Sunny Florida Edition

With an actual pre-race article we are FINALLY here! 2014 is upon us and the entire indycar circus is hunkered down in the St. Petersburg paddock ready to battle from the first sight of green on Friday morning. Firestone takes … Continue reading

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Into The Crystal Ball… 2014 is Upon Us!

The green flag drops in St. Petersburg in a bit over a week and we haven’t event talked a word about 2014! The season finally kicks off in sunny southern Florida and finally marking the end of a long and … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… 500 Miles To Go Edition

A 500 mile race in indycar racing, and especially the Indy 500, is an endurance test packaged as a sprint race. There is literally no time to think during this race, only time to allow ones instincts to make the … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… The Sambadrome Edition

Welcome to May! Before we hit the famed Brickyard, there is one more stop to make: The Streets of Sao Paulo Brazil. Without a doubt, this track is a favorite of fans and drivers alike. Half of the circuit consists … Continue reading

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Into the Crystal Ball… Welcome to the Concrete Jungle Edition

What an odd place we find ourselves in the championship entering round three on the streets of Long Beach. Dario Franchitti is in last place, Andretti Autosport has four cars in the top ten and Will Power is sitting in … 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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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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