Tag Archives: Indianapolis Motor Speedway

From Place Fan to Race Fan

Why do 300,000+ people show up to watch our open wheel hero’s take the green flag each and every May, but we cant get half that many to consistently watch a the rest of the season? This is the very … Continue reading

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What Indy Means

May in Indianapolis. More than a month; more than a race; more than an event. For 300,000 people, May in Indianapolis is a way of life. For a healthy contingency of these people, eleven months out of the year are … Continue reading

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Happy Hour, Oh How I Miss You

I know, it isn’t May yet but I cannot help myself from diving into IMS and Indy 500 topics a bit early. Why would it matter? I respect that the Indy 500 and all of the history and mythology that … Continue reading

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Vegas Positioning

The loss of Las Vegas Motor Speedway is a thematic one. In a time when indycar racing is scraping by in anonymity and irrelevance, we are running away from a facility that actually wanted to see us run. Add to … Continue reading

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My First 500

anotherindycarblog will be slowing down until January as I have a soul crushing schedule ahead of me at work the next month and a half. The usual two posts per week coming on Tuesday and Fridays will be supplanted with … Continue reading

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#indycarlore Part 2

In a bid to return to normalcy, I figured we would dive into some more indycar lore today. Yes, there is still the matter of a season review, but I am not quite ready to unleash my subpar conclusions to … Continue reading

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Photos From the Dan Wheldon Memorial at IMS

Initially I thought there would be no posts from me this week, but I cannot hold on to these pictures without sharing. Many of your twitter streams were flooded on Monday afternoon with these pictures; there are no new shots, … Continue reading

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What does the future at IMS look like?

Indycar racing, and more specifically the Indy 500 has been about pushing the limits of speed and sanity in terms of automotive technology. As we embark on the journey that a new car brings, 2012 will be a fun, and … Continue reading

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My Take on Officiating

Although I could say that the hot button issue since Toronto was officiating problems, this is in issue that has haunted the IRL and now INDYCAR since its inception. The original IRL officiating staff was created amid major back to … Continue reading

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Everything but the Race Report… Centennial Edition

WOW and welcome back. Sorry for shutting down for two weeks, but life gets busy and I didn’t want to mail it in, the recap of my take on the race will appear in a coming post. The lead up … Continue reading

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