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KALWASINSKI: Chicago’s Indy Influence

With the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 set for tomorrow, here are a few names from the Chicago/northwest Indiana areas that have been part of the racing classic at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

HEDGER: The Long Look

Another NASCAR Hall of Fame vote is in the books, one that we found to be quite satisfying.

KENNEDY: California Coast

The AMA GNC Flat Track Motorcycle racing circuit ran race five of a 14-race season May 21 at the one-mile Cal Expo Fairgrounds in Sacramento

KENNEDY: California Coast

Versatile Ryan Partridge is branching out this season. He is racing both stock cars and modifieds in a pair of competitive, respected touring series.

RODDA: NorCal Notes

It is great to see it back. The Northern California modified class again has a touring series to showcase its drivers

HEDGER: The Long Look

During a three-week span, we’ve lost two of the most respected and successful drivers to ever grace the speedways of the Empire State. First two-time NASCAR National Sportsman champion Bill Wimble passed away in Florida, then less than three weeks later the “King of Langhorne,” Donald “Dutch” Hoag, succumbed in Bath, NY.

RODDA: The Future Of Winter Heat?

A recent conversation with Rico Abreu showed how confused the situation is regarding Winter Heat at Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz.

KENNEDY: California Coast

A Saturday April 23 media conference took place in a 30,000-square-foot building that houses Tom Malloy's impressive race car collection in Corona, Calif.

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

The Illinois Stock Car Hall of Fame held its fifth annual reception April 9 at Wayne Lensing’s Historic Auto Attractions museum in Roscoe, Ill., with the banquet held later in the evening at the Hoffman House Restaurant in Rockford

RODDA: NorCal Notes

The first weekend of April brought two first time happenings to Northern California racing.

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