Taking on the challenge of the 49th Indianapolis 500… still in search of my FIRST Indy 500 victory and first win of the 1965 season. An interesting race is laid out before us, with fast cars like Jim Clark and Parnelli Jones in their Lotus-Fords up front and drivers like AJ Foyt, Mario Andretti and […]
On “My Car Story” we’re in Gilberts IL at The Vintage Indy Racing Group Headquarters on 3-31-15. We’re looking at a 1965 Indianapolis Indy 500 Race Car Brawner Hawk Mario Andretti Rookie Car Dean Van Lines Special # 12. According to Owner and Driver of this car Chuck “Rick” Parsons this car is Mario Andretti’s […]
This video shows you first hand what it is like to watch the Indy 500 from the turn 1 grand stands. I wanted to make this video to show all the festivities and the start of the race. Sorry about the shaky camera in certain parts. If you have never been to this race it […]
We finish our vintage Crue Cut Indy 500 go kart restoration and install a lightly modified Predator 212cc engine. Equipped with a deluxe performance kit, or stage 1 kit, the Predator 212 makes about 9 horsepower, making it three times more powerful than the original 3 horsepower Tecumseh engine. This go kart is still one […]
On this installment of Motor Trend Presents, we reveal the true story of rookie driver Alexander Rossi’s improbable comeback win in the 100th running of the Indy 500. Co-owner Bryan Herta’s risky fuel-saving strategy helped power Rossi as he outlasted the leaders and crossed the finish line moments before his fuel ran out. Featuring interviews […]
How will Fernando Alonso get on in the 2017 Indy 500? The switch from Formula One to IndyCar is not going to be an easy one and it will take every ounce of Alonso’s skill to be competitive. This video is quite long, so please view chapters below. 1:32 – Intro 2:29 – Transition from […]
When Cummins entered its #28 Special race car in the 1952 Indianapolis 500 Race, the company wasn’t looking to get into the racing business. It was trying to prove a point about diesel engines, and boy, did they succeed. The JT-600 engine was, at the time, an in-production truck engine modified somewhat for the race, […]
Pictures and Video of the 2008 Indy 500, held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana. Pictures and Video Include : The Indianapolis 500 Museum, Vintage Indy 500 Race Cars, Firestone Indy Lights Trophy, Cyndie Alleman, Jake Slotten, Bobby Wilson, Wade Cunningham, Milka Duno, A.J. Foyt IV, Enrique Bemoldi, Team Penske, Robbie Pecorari, Oriol […]
Indy 500 winners Alex Rossi, Ryan Hunter-Reay, and Helio Castroneves stopped the Drive’s office to talk Indy 500: Bump Day, speedway trim, and distance of a thousandth of a second. It’s always a good time when these guys come around.
The Yellow Driver of Team Hot Wheels breaks the world record for distance jump in a four-wheeled vehicle at the Indianapolis 500 on May 29th 2011. Watch as the Yellow Driver, Tanner Foust, drops 10 stories down 90 feet of orange track and soars 332 feet through the air. Watch more Hot Wheels World Record […]
It was around 86 degrees with a big breeze and AJ Foyt was in the pace car. Beers were goin down smooth, tickets were free, my bro by my side and we won money in the pool. It was a good day. Dan Wheldon won. RIP Dan.
A full review/analysis of the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 and the month of May leading up to the 2018 Indy 500. We talk about Will Power, lapped cars, the universal aero kit, passing, crashing, and whether or not this race was bad! LINK TO MY NEW PATREON PAGE: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=5599217 For more 2018 INDYCAR […]