Autos & Motorsports

(22) N2K9 Days 1 & 2

Ahhh… Now to enjoy my vacation. It all started Wednesday morning… I was awoken by a nice thunderstorm about 5:30am, a good hour before the alarm was set to go off. I opened the blind on the bedroom window to expose a good lightning storm and solid rain. I just knew I should have followed … Continue reading »

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(19) 2009 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race

Last Sunday was the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, on the 100th anniversary of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. With a 30 percent chance of isolated thundershowers, we were hoping for the best as we loaded up in the Subaru sunday morning. Traffic was abnormally backed up compared to other races I’ve attended. … Continue reading »

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(14) SCCA Inspection, Indianapolis Youth Hockey City Championship, and a retirement party…

Today was one heck of a busy day! The Indianapolis region of the ‘Sports Car Club of America’ (SCCA) is holding their annual Technical Inspection for members before the racing season begins. I had been spending quite some time in the garage preparing for this. I did some upgrading to the suspension, fixed my muffler … Continue reading »

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(13) Birthday Cookout, Motorcycles, and an update on the aquarium…

This weekend started with no plans at all, which can often lead to some of the most entertaining and exciting weekends. Not to say that this weekend was a thrill ride, but it was fun taking things as they came and riding the waves. Saturday: We started off with a trip to Indianapolis for the … Continue reading »

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(10) CSCC-SCCA Autocross Fun Event

Well now that my crappy saturday consisting of 5 hours driving and 8 hours of briefings in Fort Wayne is over, it’s time for the main event of the weekend. The first Autocross event of the year! Hosted by the Columbus Sports Car Club, a chapter of the Sports Car Club of America, the Solo2 … Continue reading »

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