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Formula 1: The Battle At The Sharp End Of The Field

2016 Formula 1 Is Set To Take Off And These Storylines Will Dominate The Season! The Battle At The Sharp End Of The Field For the racing aficionado, Formula 1 offers great battles throughout the field if you watch closely. The problem, and it’s a big one, is the closest ...

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IndyCar: Four Drivers to Watch in 2016

by Frank Santoroski                                    @seveng1967   With the season opener just four weeks away, the teams of the Verizon Indycar Series are testing in earnest, anticipating a new season. Both Chevrolet and Honda have done considerable development with both their powerplants and aero-kits. Early indications coming out of the Honda camp ...

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2016 Formula 1 Is Set To Take Off: These Three Story-lines Will Dominate The Season!

In just over one month, the 2016 Formula 1 campaign will begin anew. Eleven teams will compete across the globe in what is a travelling exhibit of explosive firepower and technology. Unbridled racing as it should be! As the excitement builds toward the first race in Australia on March 20th, there are ...

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Indy Car 2016: A Look Ahead

by Frank Santoroski             @seveng1967 With a little less than two months remaining in the Verizon IndyCar Series’ agonizingly long off-season, teams are preparing in earnest for the 2016 season. When the green flag waves at St. Pete on March 13, expect a field that looks remarkably similar to 2015. There ...

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Happy New Year: 2016 in NASCAR

By: Candice Smith @RacingDTC @Chief187s   Happy New Year! 2016 promises to be one to remember in the world of NASCAR. To recap 2015, Jeff Gordon made the most of his farewell tour by actually competing for a championship. He didn’t win, but it added to the heightened emotions of ...

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Rosberg Ripper in Abu Dhabi F1 Finale

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Abu Dhabi Review By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel Nico Rosberg collected his 3rd win on the trot, winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix over teammate Lewis Hamilton and Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen. Rosberg also took pole position for the 6th time in a ...

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Formula 1: Let’s Move to a NASCAR Style Playoff And Soon!

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report F1 Should Move Toward a NASCAR Chase Style Playoff Ending In Abu Dhabi  By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel 3-time champion Lewis Hamilton brought an international presence to the NASCAR finale in Miami last weekend. Hamilton visited Jeff Gordon during the pitwalk and driver ...

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Kyle Busch’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship is Great, Seriously!

Last night Kyle Busch and the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing team won at the Ford EcoBoost 400 making them NASCAR Sprint Cup champions. For many loyal and adoring “Rowdy” Busch fans, this was an inevitable and sweet victory. Busch has been racing in NASCAR’s top series since 2004 and ...

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Final Four: NASCAR Style

by Frank Santoroski               @seveng1967 The race day was extended for hours by rain, and the race was shortened by rain. In a Chase that featured allegations of drivers attempting to manipulate the outcome, the one factor that no driver or team can control, the weather, had the final say. Dale ...

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Rosberg Rolling in Brazil Grabbing His Second Win In A Row

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Brazilian Grand Prix By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus Nico Rosberg won his second race in a row at the Brazilian Grand Prix. The win was the 13th in his Formula 1 career and replicated the win he had last year in Sao Paolo. ...

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Defining the Word ‘Champion’

by Frank Santoroski                   @seveng1967 As NASCAR prepares for their penultimate race of the season, to be held at Phoenix this coming weekend, there is talk of whether or not the current Chase format will crown a ‘true’ champion. At issue here is the fact that many people seem to have ...

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Rosberg Rides Momentum to Brazil

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Brazil Preview Grand Prix By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel As Formula 1 moves into the final two rounds of the season, both championships have been decided in favor of the dominant Mercedes organization. With Nico Rosberg taking the win in Mexico, we ...

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Formula Fiesta For Rosberg In Mexico

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Mexico Grand Prix By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel Nico Rosberg took his 4th Grand Prix victory of the season with a convincing win over 3-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton. Valtteri Bottas took the third and final podium position in what was a ...

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The Martinsville Speedway and Me

by Frank Santoroski          @seveng1967 There are precious few racetracks in these United States that have a certain mystique about them that is difficult to explain. These race tracks have a quality about them that comes from a rich tradition of racing history, and stories about racing legends who’s accomplishments have ...

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Hamilton Drops The Hammer On His Third World Championship

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton collected his 3rd World Driver’s Championship and took his 10th victory of the season at the United States Grand Pix on Sunday. Hamilton became the first British driver to win back-to-back ...

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Storm Sets Up Super Sunday At United States Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Saturday By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel Rain and weather continued to dominate the landscape as Formula 1 again experienced a day with limited running. With the National Weather Service issuing flash flood warnings throughout Central Texas, fans were ...

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Wet Weather Washes Away P2 At COTA

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Friday By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel A boatload of rain impacted the opening day of Formula 1 practice for the United States Grand Prix. Practice 1 went off uninterrupted albeit in wet conditions, however P2 was cancelled due ...

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US Grand Prix Kicks Off With Weather Looking To Impact The Weekend

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1 Racing Plus @steveaibel Engines (or Power Units) fire up today at 10 AM Austin time as the United States Grand Prix begins and cars hit the track. Mercedes, having won the Constructors Championship in ...

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Alexander Rossi Represents USA For Manor F1 At The US Grand Prix At Circuit of the Americas

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel The United States Grand Prix returns to Austin this week for the 4th United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. With the Constructor’s Championship settled in favor of Mercedes, and Lewis Hamilton looking to ...

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IndyCar Updates: October 14, 2015

by Frank Santoroski                        @seveng1967 With the season wrapped up, the stars and cars of the Verizon Indycar Series are beginning to make plans for 2016 and beyond. In anticipation of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, to be held May 29, 2016, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is well into ...

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