"this is irrelevent to the main thread, but... we drove the 14 hours up to edmonton and had a great experience. no sport provides access to its stars the way indy car/champ car does. well worth the trip."
"it was the '89 or '90 long beach grand prix.
two of the formula atlantics tangled up and ended up sliding upside down on their rollbars down the escape road at the end of the backstretch.... on the cool down lap - post checkered flag"
"Thanks for the link to the PIR video. I saw many CART and IMSA events there in the 80's and 90's. Including one of Robby's eary CART rides in the Target car... It was obvious that he was chaffing under the "tutelage" of…"
"when i was younger, there was a younger kid on the block, brandy koch. brandy had an agressive, foul mouth and a huge attitude - and he himself lacked the physicality to back it up. he would scream awful, nasty things at the other kids, the mail…"
"vasser won the u.s. 500 in the first year of the split. would he have won indy that day? who knows? maybe, maybe not.
as far as "resume outside the 500," he has more wins against tougher competition than either of the two you mention.
Hi Raymond, this might help and yes you need to watch on the whole interview.
and, there was never any sort of note that said "speedfactory.tv" is just a temp logo marketing device. from my perspective, it was an interesting and fascinating look behind the scenes that just sort of petered out without explanantion. i guess i am saying there was no conclusion, and i (we) were left hanging.