UNSCRIPTED: Is Indycar Still a Viable Career Goal? Ten Random Racers Speak Their Minds

2012 IndyCar Sao Paulo“It’s all about money nowadays. I don’t think it matters about how much talent you’ve got. It seems like if you’ve got more money, you get the shot. People like Oriol Servia, he’s out of a ride and a talented guy. You’ve got Alex Tagliani… me… people who could do it. It’s really difficult to get funding.”

– Katherine Legge, 2-time Indy 500 starter, to Autoweek magazine

NASCAR’s Fast Facts for Phoenix

History At Phoenix Tees Up Earnhardt For Two In A Row 

With an epic Daytona 500 triumph in the books, it’s on to Phoenix International Raceway for Dale Earnhardt Jr., with plenty of historical fodder indicating a second-straight victory not only is possible but somewhat probable considering the inevitable momentum from winning NASCAR’s biggest event.

And So Begins The Longest Season In Sports Today…

TV Times, by Lou ModestinoWith the Daytona 500 and Speed Weeks over, it’s now the start of the grueling NASCAR season that won’t end until the last race at Homestead a week before Thanksgiving. It’s the longest season in sports.  Let’s get down to what’s really bothering a lot of the fans that are still following NASCAR.  It’s the original core of fans that were around before the fickle newbies left for other things. Like the youngsters who are more preoccupied with their ipods and ipads than NASCAR or any other sport.