Brain Dump: Phoenix 2017

After three races in the 2017 season the Indycar points standings had Sebastien Bourdais in first, Scott Dixon in second, and Josef Newgarden in third. And after the fourth race in Phoenix all three of these drivers, as well as everyone else, is looking up at Simon Pagenaud. Yes, the attendance was looked awful, though […]

Brain Dump: Phoenix 2016

OK, first the obvious mea culpa. Your humble host realizes it’s difficult to be taken seriously when writing about an event like a week after it happens. But we were stuck in traffic trying to get out of the PIR parking lot, and it was getting a bit “Lord of the Flies” after the long […]

TweetFestLive: Phoenix 2016

It’s here. It’s finally here. It’s like Christmas day smothered in horsepower and carbon fiber. After 11 long years there’s going to be another Indycar race in Phoenix! Break out the Snoopy Dance! Your humble host and his family will be gathered in Allison stands at PIR today, high above the first turn. Which, as […]