Monthly Archives: November 2012

November 30, 2012-Al Unser Jr. at Watkins Glen

In 2008 I was working for the radio network when Al Unser Jr. strolled by in the Garage Area. Little Al has always been one of my favorites, so when my wife and I rescued an 8 pound dog I named him Albert just so I could call him “Little Al”. When I told Al […]

November 29, 2012-Race 4 Riley

16 years ago John Andretti and I started our charity event help Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. Several drivers and celebs have helped out. Here’s John with Sarah Fisher, Rupert Boneham and Vitor Meira. This was taken at Mark and Donna Dismore’s New Castle Motor Sports park in New Castle, IN.

November 28, 2012-Visitors in the Network Booth Gov Daniels

Gov Mitch Daniels did a lot for the state of Indiana in his 8 years. One of them is the Motorsports initiative that works to bring racing teams and companies along with their jobs and tax dollars here. Below is a bad picture I tried to take of the Gov. The hair at the bottom […]

November 27, 2012-AJ Foyt on Bob & Tom

I’ve had a lot of fun at the Speedway with Bob & Tom. I started with them when they first came to Indy in 1983. This short clip is from their “Checkered Past” charity CD. I think this was recorded on Pole day, maybe 1992. Go to to order any of there great CD’s […]

November 26, 2012-Test September 2008 part 2

Some more pictures from that day at the track:)

November 25, 2012-Test September 2008 part 1

Hung out for a while at the test back in September of 2008. weird seeing the IndyCars in the F1 garages:)

November 24, 2012-Two time winner! BTW: it’s not a driver?

Yep, it’s a car! The 1957 and 1958 Indianapolis 500 had 2 different winning drivers but 1 winning car. Read the Hall of Fame Museum card for the info.

November 22, 2012-Jim Clark 1964 Pole winner

Another treat in the Hall of Fame Museum. The first rear engine car to start first at Indianapolis.

November 20, 2012-Louie Meyer, 1st 3 time 500 winner

When you go to the Hall of Fame Museum, make sure you spend some time looking at these items from Louie’s amazing racing career. BTW: June Meyer was Louie’s wife. I went to school with Butch Meyer (Louie Meyer lll) I remember  a pillow June had on the couch with every 500 badge/credential she had […]

November 16, 2012-Bob Sweikert’s 1955 winner IMS Museum

Always fun to roam the Hall of Fame Museum.