Breaking Down the 500, Car by Car

By Phil Hecken

If you’re an auto racing fan, today’s your Super Bowl. Even if you’re not, it’s still a pretty major day in terms of American sport, for today is the day of the running of the Indianapolis 500.

As I mentioned yesterday, I don’t know all that much about the Indy 500, . . . → Read More: Breaking Down the 500, Car by Car

A Brief History of The Brickyard, and the Greatest Spectacle in Racing

By Phil Hecken

It’s Memorial Day weekend here in the States, and aside from the knowledge that MLB teams will be wearing flag desecration Amateur Pacifist getups on Monday (a day for honoring our war dead, not the military, tyvm), we also know that this weekend brings the quintessential American auto race — the . . . → Read More: A Brief History of The Brickyard, and the Greatest Spectacle in Racing