Racing season is off and running! Last weekend was the season-opening weekend for IndyCar and Pirelli World Challenge. I was there trying to shoot as much of it as I could.
After the Boston travesty, you thought it couldn’t get any worse. But it could. Now entire states are threatening to ban Indycar drivers. This shall not stand, Oppo.
Only four days until the Indycar Opener.
I mean come on, it’s obvious where they’re going with this.
That is a table at the bar that you want to be sitting at.
In the 2018 PCOTY (Performance Car of the Year) issue of Road & Track, Preston Lerner writes an article about the future of motorsports, entitled “Terminal Velocity”. Over the course of the article, Lerner discusses the established giants—Formula 1, IndyCar, NASCAR, Le Mans, IMSA—as well as relative new comers—Global…
I posted this over in Photography as I’ve been hanging out over there a lot and just lurking around Oppo.
And a few other vids I took.
From yesterday’s Indy race.
About that car from last Nov.
A few inches different and you’re looking at five fatalities.
Just two quick snippets of raw video. Currently working through todays photos, though need to prepare for something... special, this weekend. :)
My wife was kind enough to surprise me on my birthday with tickets to the IndyCar Kohler GP at Road America, so we went! The tickets were part of a raffle held by our school district and Belardi Racing, whom unfortunately run Indy Lights and I only wanted to go to the big boy race. That, and it worked better with our…
I had pit passes for yesterday’s race, and had a chance to score some well used undertray plates (the shiny silver ones) from an unknown car..... I passed them up because I didn’t want to carry them all the way back to the Durango. Should I have personed up and taken them anyways?
I spent the day at Road America for the IndyCar race. It was a great day. There’s one spot on the track, on the inside of Canada corner, that you can get within about 30' of the cars.
My wife got me tickets to the Kohler GP this weekend at Road America, and while I don’t mind watching cars go roundy round, I’m not the biggest IndyCar fan and want to know if there’s anything I should know to make the experience more... pleasurable.
COTA save us
There are also rumors he will soon drive for Renault. He will need an engine for Indianapolis. Hmmm.