Alton, Va. — Race One began as the angry field of 19 F1600 cars snaked their way onto the front straight at Virginia International Raceway. My focus was set on the lead car and the voice of Mr. Jay Green over the radio. “Ready . . . ready . . . ready, GREEN GREEN GREEN!!” My eyes widened as my attention narrowed to only the view out my visor as cars began darting every which way heading into Turn One. …

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michai stephens

There are 12 months in every year but ONE makes a statement like no other in the racing community. Yeah, you guessed it, the Month of May! On Memorial Day weekend, the biggest spectacle in motorsports comes out to play at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Filled with emotion and outright history, my first visit to the “500” has come and gone in dramatic fashion, leaving an impression I will never forget. (BELOW, with Alex Gurney). In May of 2014, exactly …

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michai stephens

Evanston Ill. – There are 12 months in every year but ONE makes a statement like no other in the racing community. Yeah, you guessed it, the month of May! On Memorial Day weekend, the biggest spectacle in motor sports comes out to play at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Filled with emotion and outright history, my first visit to the “500″ has come and gone in dramatic fashion, leaving an impression I will never forget. In May of 2014, exactly …

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