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We know how hard motorsports professionals work at the track, but this month we will examine the off-track business activities of industry professionals.
Just as battleships used in World War II were given the nickname “Big Berthas,” a particular Digard Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo driven by three-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Darrell Waltrip was similarly named. 
In racing, there’s always a hot new idea or trend that everyone just has to have. 
J.D. Beach turned heads in the motorcycle racing fraternity when it was announced he would be contesting both the American Flat Track and MotoAmerica Superbike championships this season. 
The NHRA’s unsinkable Pro Stock class has weathered all kinds of “fixing.” 
For years, the NASCAR Xfinity Series has been the subject of more speculation than the disappearance of Amelia Earhart.
Last year, team owner Roger Penske returned to sports car racing with Acura Team Penske, won the 102nd Indianapolis 500 for a record-extending 17th time, claimed his second NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series championship and was voted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
For a time during the late 1990s and early 2000s, Memphis Int’l Raceway was considered one of the hidden gems of the racing world.
Like everyone else in the paddock, I was shocked to hear that FIA race director Charlie Whiting had passed away on the Thursday morning before the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
Chris Tilley is one of the hardest working men in motorsports.

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