Time to Go Racing: Welcome to St. Petersburg

Hard to believe it’s already been one year since attending my first Verizon IndyCar Series as a member of the media. I feel like I’ve grown as a professional and even as a fan. I’ve met more people than I could possibly count, many of which I know will be a part of my life forever. One of the reasons I love this work so very much, besides the obvious racing aspects, is because I learn something new on a daily basis. There is always someone who can tell me a story, enlighten me about a historic aspect of the … Continue reading Time to Go Racing: Welcome to St. Petersburg

Racing to Capture the Perfect Shot – Part I

Those of you who follow me on Twitter or Facebook may be aware that I am in the midst of a huge photography project. I wanted to wait until I was completely done before posting this article but it looks like I will be splitting this into two parts, since I am just busting at the seams to share these albums with you. I took over 6,000 pictures in the first 2 months of the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season. I’ve been able to attend the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, The Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, the … Continue reading Racing to Capture the Perfect Shot – Part I

Grand Prix of St. Pete's – Severe Weather Update

Even though the IndyCar Series doesn’t race in Kansas anymore, it doesn’t mean that Kansas can’t come to us… in the form of it’s most famous weather phenomenon: the tornado. I’m sitting here in the Mahaffey Center in the middle of the track at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. There are fans, media and spectators of all kinds spread across the area – in the parking garage, the center, the airport terminal – and hopefully everyone will be safe. To say that people are getting restless is an understatement. We are currently under a Tornado Watch & have … Continue reading Grand Prix of St. Pete's – Severe Weather Update

Testing… Is This Thing On?

Can you believe it? Our beloved DW12’s will be back in all their glory next month. Yep, next month! I’m not the only one hyped up about it, either… On my way to Sebring for the first test of the season! Finally the wait is over!@AndrettiTV @Cinsay — Carlos Munoz (@CarlosMunoz034) February 3, 2014 @ECRIndy @FuzzysVodka @TeamChevy team headed back to Florida for a little testing with @Mikeconway26. Enjoy the weather, guys. Good luck. — Ed Carpenter Racing (@ECRIndy) February 3, 2014 Sebring test today with @spmindycar !i feel for my indy friends and all that snow coming tonight!#staywarm pic.twitter.com/biZob4qP3w … Continue reading Testing… Is This Thing On?