This is What Indy Means

Living in Europe, I never grew up with the Indianapolis 500, my world has always been centred around Formula 1. I’m British so the big event was the British Grand Prix, then the Monaco Grand Prix. The 24 Hours of Le Mans is up amongst them but while it has a huge crowd it doesn’t […]

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Start Times – 30 May

I forgot. I can only find times for TV coverage of the two NASCAR races rather than the actual race start time, so those are marked with *. UK Time Duration Series Venue Event GMT+1 Sat 7pm* 300 miles Nationwide Series Charlotte Motor Speedway Tech-Net Auto Service 300 (200 laps) 8.25am 15 laps GP3 Istanbul […]

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Vote for the IndyCar Road/Oval Trophy

For the 2010 season, and counting retrospectively back to the start of the year, the IZOD IndyCar Series will be awarding a trophy to the driver who scores the most points on road and street courses, and the driver who scores the most points on ovals. I think this is a fantastic idea. This is […]

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Quote of the Day

Shamelessly ripping off Jeff’s long-running series of posts featuring quotes from IndyCar personalities (and sometimes others), I bring some interesting words from Martin Whitmarsh, CEO of McLaren and Chairman of the Formula One Teams Association, who was talking about the future of F1 to Autosport.com’s Dieter Rencken in a paywall article published Thursday. (While it […]

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TMR Game – Week 18

Welcome to Week 18 of the Too Much Racing Game! [picapp align=”right” wrap=”false” link=”term=ALMS+Laguna+Seca&iid=8883108″ src=”0/c/7/d/American_Le_Mans_c455.jpg?adImageId=12986157&imageId=8883108″ width=”380″ height=”253″ /] I wasn’t able to watch either of this week’s eligible races as the ALMS went on until 4am and the DTM was on at the same time as the MotoGP. The GP was moderately good – the […]

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Start Times: 22-23 May

Here are some selected start times for races happening this weekend, as well as qualifying at Indy. I hope I’ve got the timezone adjustments right. This week I’ve added Saturday events, though note the two NASCAR races which start on Saturday in the US are actually happening in the early hours of Sunday for us […]

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TMR Game – Week 17

Welcome to Week 17 of the Too Much Racing Game! [picapp align=”right” wrap=”false” link=”term=Monaco+Grand+Prix&iid=8820880″ src=”5/f/c/9/Sports_News_bc4a.jpg?adImageId=12903058&imageId=8820880″ width=”380″ height=”253″ /] It was an enjoyable Monaco GP, with early action and the interesting strategy of bringing Alonso in early. As usual things calmed down in the second half and it was just a run for home, until the […]

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