Brazilian Government Cancels Indy Car Race

The season opener for Indy Car was abruptly cancelled by the government in Brasilia. The promoter, BAND, which had sponsored the race since 2010, worked out a deal with the Brazilian government to help bring the race back for 2014. Details of why they backed out are sketchy at this time. Sadly, it was to be held on a… » 1/30/15 12:41pm 1/30/15 12:41pm

FIA Sets new criteria for future drivers

Federation Internationale de l'Automobile. (Damn, that is a lot of crap to spell out) has set new rules for getting a Super License. In the wake of the Verstappen uproar, they have decided to revise their way of handing out said licenses. It is now based on points accrued. It makes sense to me. » 1/06/15 6:15pm 1/06/15 6:15pm

Why I Never Participate In Class Action Lawsuits (RANT)

Reading part of an Op-Ed written by one of the Toyota "unintended acceleration" recipients. He got his check for $20.91. Lawyers got their checks for $227 million. Why would anyone participate in these things? Not that I hate lawyers. Sometimes they are a necessary evil. But still evil. Lawyers like Steve Lehto… » 12/01/14 12:22pm 12/01/14 12:22pm