Monthly Archives: September 2014

September 24, 2014-Round About from Georgetown Road

Another update on the round about. This time standing at the end of Georgetown Road panning from the southwest to the southeast.  

September 23, 2014-Round About update

The last set of photos were taken near the corner of 16th and Main street panning Northeast to east. These are taken from the parking lot of IMS main offices. Looking South, panning west to looking North. The big Boulder is still there. BYW: The flags are down over the Main Gate as the IndyCar […]

September 22, 2014-Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am

I was fortunate enough to get to be on the PA out at New Castle Motor Sports Park for the 2nd Dan Wheldon race to raise money and awareness of Alzheimer’s . Curtis Boggs was one of the many who took some great photos. Below is the link to his shots. Dan’s 5 year old […]

September 18-1954 & 1965 The Hoosier Hundred at the Indiana State Fair Grounds

Today in 1954 Jimmy Bryan(’58)won the Hoosier Hundred over Bob Sweikert(’55) and Sam Hanks(’57). 18 cars started the race with 19 cars missing the show including Pat Flaherty(’56). Johnnie Parsons(’50) finished 16th. Bryan would go on to win this race the next two years to complete 3 in a row. In 1965 AJ Foyt(’61-’64-’67’77) beat […]

September 14, 2014-16th and Georgetown Round About Progress

For those of you not fortunate enough to be able to drive pass the “Speedway Daily” here are some pictures, some ok some not so ok, of the progress. BTW: How about that bolder not far from the USAC building? I suppose that came out of the ground during excavation. The photos from inside the […]

September 10, 2014-Bob Jenkins Interview from the Dave “the king” Wilson Radio show

This is from my weekly radio show available at Please follow me on Twitter @ohmanitstheking for updates on who is on each week.