It’s official, the Rolling Stones will be in Indy for the first time since 1994 when they perform July 4, in the infield of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Below is the audio with Doug Boles of the Speedway.
The Verizon Indy Car Series is in St Pete for the first race and today is the 1st official practice day so the flags over what was the Main gate are displayed. They’ll stay there till the final event of the year. Indiana Fever star Tamika Catchings helped place the banners.
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Many thanks to everyone who contributes photos for me to share on my site. Bill Durbin does a great job and is a nice man. If he would just stop hanging out with that Bob Jenkins fellow……..:)
Yesterdays picture was victory lane in 1955. Bob Sweikert is the winning driver. I think this was AJ Watson’s first 500 victory too. Charlie Brockman is doing the interview for the IMS radio network. Charlie was a radio/TV personality and was President of USAC . He also owned a Hobby Store in the Speedway Shopping […]
Yesterdays picture showed Al Unser left, Bobby Unser right and Louis Unser. Photo taken I think around 1964! Up next, who is the driver, the interviewer and the lady on the right?
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.
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 […]
Many remember Jay Leno driving the Pace car at the 1999 500 and he was the flagman at Moto GP in 2011. But I got to hang with him back in 1983! Jay was in town working at a comedy club. He was filming several short comedy pieces to run coming in and out of […]