Originally Posted by paper
but ditch the martini party at that track,, after indy the oval would have kept the beat going,, I so hate being a bitcher , but if a new fan watched indy and tuned in today, oy,, I find a way to like any race,, but they have me, a new viewer would truly ask,, what the hell was that,, the Michigan oval would have continued a great beat,, cant go there now.. then wait for texas. thanx roger.
I enjoy twisties, but I totally hear what you're saying. This is a fine race, but
Rain. To a race fan this word is dreaded as much as fire to a paper mill worker. A race fan of any length of time has had to deal with it.
One of my very first brushes with the weather was the first Indianapolis 500 I ever attended. That was back in 1967. We heard of the unbelievable track record the Speedway had with running races, so unbelievable that they would refer to it as “Hulman Weather” because at the time Indianapolis Motor Speedway owner Tony Hulman never had a rain out
[QUOTE=Supernova;3329526]You know(don't want this to go into the NASCAR forum), I remember reading about Michael Andretti saying he was considering creating a NASCAR team. I think that story was about a year or so ago? Could be a lucrative postion for Michael. Who knows...[/QUOTE]
MA seems willing to risk his chances to win for the betterment of the league. I mean, a crashed car from Busch could set back a team that has Marco in the catbird seat. I am nervous about that as a
Originally Posted by frif20
For the last (oh quite a few years actually) our group has parked in the handicap lot on 16th St across from south chute. And we've had to pay in advance to park in that lot. just fyi.
It sounds like the bulk of the North 40 will still be free parking (with paid admission to the day's event).
It was really great to see the Indy Cars back a Pocono this past Weds. We were there and I have to say there was a decent amount of fan's in the stands, as well as in the paddock area. I was lucky enough to spend time with Mario, Marco, Dario, and Will Power. While walking in the garage area I ran into Rick Mears and had a very nice conversation with him. He was always a favorite and he is a true gentleman. I put together a little video from the day's events. Please excuse the glitch about 3 minutes