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Who is Scott McLaughlin?

by Frank Santoroski                    @seveng1967  The NTT IndyCar Series has a rookie class stacked full of talent for 2020. The young drivers running the full schedule are likely to have a close points battle to decide Rookie of the Year. There is, ...

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ESPN to Premiere Janet Guthrie Documentary

by Frank Santoroski           @seveng1967  While there is still a long way to go, the search for gender equality has made large gains over the past several decades. It is commonplace this day and age to see women successfully filling important, high-profile roles in business, commerce and government. In the world ...

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Revisiting 1981: How ABC-TV Manufactured a Storm

by Frank Santoroski           @seveng1967  To the best of my recollection, this is how the events of the 65th running of the Indianapolis 500 mile race, contested on May 24, 1981 unfolded. I was 13 years old, and my family decided upon a camping trip for Memorial Day weekend; a flippin’ camping ...

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The Traditions and Superstitions that Make Indianapolis Unique

by Frank Santoroski           @seveng1967  With more than a century of racing in the history books, the Indianapolis 500 holds more tradition than any other motorsport event on the planet. The 500 also has its share of good luck/bad luck omens as race drivers are sometimes known to be rather superstitious. ...

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Event Preview: The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

by Frank Santoroski                  @seveng1967 This coming weekend, the NTT IndyCar Series will kick off their 2019 season with a return to St. Petersburg, Florida for what has become known as The World’s Fastest Spring Break Party. Round one of seventeen for the Series in 2019, The Firestone Grand Prix of St. ...

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Drafting the Circuits July 26, 2018 – Jeremy Milless / Andretti Autosport

Drafting the Circuits July 26, 2018: Jeremy Milless / Andretti Autosport – The DTC gang welcomes Andretti Autosport’s Jeremy Milless, race engineer for the No. 27 NAPA Honda-powered car driven by Alexander Rossi in the Verizon Indycar Series. With Frank Santoroski, Gray Warren, Richard Youden and Joey Barnes. #DraftingTheCircuits #DTC ...

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Drafting the Circuits July 26, 2018 – Special Guest Jeremy Milless (Full Show)

Drafting the Circuits July 26, 2018: Special Guest Jeremy Milless (Full Show) – The DTC gang welcomes Andretti Autosport’s Jeremy Milless, race engineer for the No. 27 NAPA Honda-powered car in the Verizon Indycar Series driven by Alexander Rossi. With Frank Santoroski, Gray Warren, Richard Youden and Joey Barnes. #DraftingTheCircuits ...

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Drafting the Circuits July 19, 2018 – Special Guest: Christopher Hinchcliffe, Author of “Chasing Checkers.”

Drafting the Circuits July 19, 2018: Special Guest: Author of “Chasing Checkers” Christopher Hinchcliffe – The DTC panel welcomes Christopher Hinchcliffe to the show to discuss this fantastic book, inspired by his brother, James, and the newly-released sequel, “Chasing Checkers: Acceleration” With Frank Santoroski, Seth Eggert, Gray Warren and Richard ...

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Indianapolis 500: Traditions and Superstitions

by Frank Santoroski           @seveng1967  With more than a century of racing in the history books, the Indianapolis 500 holds more tradition than, perhaps, any other motorsports event on the planet. The 500 also has its share of good luck/bad luck omens as race drivers are sometimes known to be rather ...

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Rookie of the Year: The Curious Criteria at Indianapolis

by Frank Santoroski           @seveng1967  The Month of May has arrived, and the stars and cars of the Verizon IndyCar Series have set up camp in Speedway, IN for the next few weeks.  By the time Memorial Day rolls around on May 28, we will have a race winner, and a ...

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