Looking back at IndyCar 2018, Part II: Belle Isle to Mid-Ohio

This is part 2 of a 3-part series on Live Full Throttle, looking back on the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season as we approach the finale weekend at Sonoma Raceway in Sonoma, California. The only double-header on the schedule takes place in Detroit every summer and will continue to do so for many years to... Continue Reading →

Rossi’s fourth career win was a team effort at Mid-Ohio

Well, that was fun! To say the absolute least. The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course was the stage for one of the best races of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season, and the best Indy car race at Mid-Ohio that this lifelong fan can remember. Side-by-side racing, tons of passes, fast laps being set throughout the... Continue Reading →

Make GREEN your favorite, that’s your new favorite, okay?

We just finished Christmas in July and the reds and greens have been battling all day at Mid-Ohio, so a paraphrased Elf quote seemed to be the way to go with the post title. Plus, I’m a movie nerd that likes to talk to movie quotes, so there’s that. Four reds waved over the Verizon... Continue Reading →

An eventful first Practice as IndyCar teams feel out 2018 aero kits at Mid-Ohio

Three red flags make for an eventful practice. Thankfully, no injuries or serious damage was reported, but it could foreshadow a wild weekend ahead of us. These kits are definitely able to throw a wrench into the plans of these drivers, as everyone tests their limits at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course over the next... Continue Reading →

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports and Meyer-Shank Racing: Chasing a dream at Mid-Ohio

Most people like to start their work day with coffee. I prefer to start mine with giggly racecar drivers. The Schmidt Peterson Motorsports drivers are at a total of 3 this weekend, thanks to Meyer-Shank Racing being present at their home track of Mid-Ohio, with Jack Harvey behind the wheel of the No. 60 Honda.... Continue Reading →

Track Tech: Verizon Wireless’ Samsung S6 Edge

Stunning. That’s really the only word to describe my initial impression of the Samsung S6 Edge. I reviewed the Black Sapphire unit and it was truly unlike anything I’d seen. The screen spanned from side to side and around the namesake edge of the phone, creating a unique appeal. Powering up the unit was also... Continue Reading →

Chris Buescher Could Use Mid-Ohio As a Springboard to NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship

by Ryan Isley The NASCAR Xfinity Series is coming to Ohio, and for point leader Chris Buescher, a trip to the Buckeye State probably couldn’t have come at a better time. After a bit of a struggle where Buescher failed to tally a top-10 finish for a span of five races, the 22-year-old finished third... Continue Reading →

Mid-Ohio Warm-Ups Lead to Spin-Outs

Two of the three fastest in morning warm-ups for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, ended up in the tire barriers at opposite ends of the track. They both generated red flags in the short half hour session, within the last 10 minutes. Andretti Autosport driver, Ryan Hunter-Reay, set the fastest lap of the morning,... Continue Reading →

IndyCar 2015: Ready, Set, Race – Part II of II

Life happens, folks. I tried my best to get this second portion of the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season breakdown to you earlier this week but sometimes despite our best efforts, things get delayed or pushed back beyond our control. Regardless, here is a look at the last 8 race weekends for next year –... Continue Reading →

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