Category Track Memories

4 years after-Dan Wheldon, my last conversation

Saw Dan during Brickyard 400 practice. Did this interview. Last time I spoke with him was the press conferance at @IMS announcing his running in the last race of the year in Las Vegas. Didn’t record anything:( Sebastian Wheldon pacing the field at the Dan Wheldon Memorial Kart race at New Castle Motorsports Park   […]

Video rear engine Indy cars at IMS

   

Bench Racing Weekend-March 13-14, 2015

Taking place at the Crown Plaza Hotel. Go to http://www.indybrw.com for more info and to purchase tickets. Many of these events are FREE! ┬áBundle up and come on out. I was honored to be asked to moderate the Bob Harkey interview Friday night:) Below is my talk with Chuck Shuman. We discuss the BRW, the […]

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October 16, 2014-Remembering Dan Wheldon

I’m reposting the last interview I had with Dan. It was during practice for the Brickyard 400, July 31, 2011. I ran into him in the media center and we talked about his recent 500 victory and the Speedway.   Sebastian Wheldon this fall at NCMP  

October 13, 2014-Interviews with Mel McMahon & Phillip B. Wilson

Both talk bout a variety of subjects but each shares their love of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Find them at: http://www.davethekingwilson.com click on the radio show tab at the top of the page:

January 30, 2013-Speedway Motel tear down pix and yesterdays answer

I never stayed there but in September of 1964 the Beatles did:)   Yesterdays quiz answer is Slick Racin Gardner. One race, 1996, started and finished 25th  

January 7, 2013-Who is this guy and yesterdays answer.

Yesterday’s photo was of Eddie Rickenbacker! WWI flying ace, owner of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and founder of Eastern Airlines. After WWII, Eddie sold the Speedway to Tony Hulman. Now, this one’s easy, who is this guy?

January 6, 2013-Who is this guy and yesterday’s answer and Happy Birthday Pat Flaherty!

Yesterday’s photo featured Sir Jack Brabham. Three time F1 World Champion and 4 time competitor in the 500. His first year, 1961, was his best starting 13th and finishing 9th. He also made the race in 1964, 1969 and 1970. His son, Geoff also ran at Indianapolis with 10 starts from 1981 to 1993. Geoff […]