Short Revs, May 11, 2018

'Tis the most wonderful time of the year (for race fans): IndyCar really begins the month of May with the Indy GP this weekend. F1 takes on Spain. And fresh faces in Formula E.  (Photo: Screenshot from Newgarden's Instagram video as a digital letter to Simon Pagenaud and a challenge for the next #DefendThe1 tag.) … Continue reading Short Revs, May 11, 2018

Short Revs, May 4, 2018

It’s MAY. Welcome to the best month in racing. That’s all you need to know. Also, May the 4th be with you…. (Image: Simon Pagenaud stands with his greatest work of art in the #INDYCARautographbattle. From IndyCar media.) INDYCAR #INDYCARautographbattle Just as things were starting to cool off, it appears the shenanigans have hit an … Continue reading Short Revs, May 4, 2018

Short Revs, April 27, 2018: The “weekend eve” of the Month of May Edition

We’re just a few days away from the month of May, otherwise known as the biggest and best month in racing--in Indianapolis. While IndyCar enjoys a short break before things get going at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, there's still racing to look forward to this weekend. Back to Baku anyone? INDYCAR Sweet Rainy Alabama There was … Continue reading Short Revs, April 27, 2018: The “weekend eve” of the Month of May Edition

Short Revs, April 20, 2018

A busy two days in motorsports last weekend with F1, Formula E, IndyCar and IMSA series all hitting the track. Included this week is short racing recaps so you’re prepared going into this quiet weekend. (Image: Rossi leading the field in Long Beach. Credit to Chris Owens, IndyCar media site) INDYCAR Rossi wins Long Beach … Continue reading Short Revs, April 20, 2018

Short Revs, April 6, 2018

Returning from Easter break, we are headed straight into a full race weekend. IndyCar returns to Phoenix and honors the Mario Andretti, while F1 takes to Bahrain for an exciting second race of the season, and not-so-exciting questions for drivers. INDYCAR A Legendary weekend in Phoenix Not only are we all looking forward to the … Continue reading Short Revs, April 6, 2018

Short Revs, March 30, 2018

If you’re not following the #INDYCARautographbattle, you’re missing out. The above picture is from one of the many videos posted between Josef Newgarden, Simon Pagenaud and James Hinchcliffe this week. INDYCAR #INDYCARautographbattle One thing to appreciate about the IndyCar paddock is the camaraderie between drivers, and of course the games and the pranks they play … Continue reading Short Revs, March 30, 2018

F1 near deja vu return to Australia

Ferrari wins again, with Sebastian Vettel taking the honor of 1st for the second year running at the Australian GP last weekend, Photo from F1 site. F1 season is back with a somewhat familiar start, the halos are still really there, and the most news from the weekend resulted from ESPN's technical difficulties with their … Continue reading F1 near deja vu return to Australia

Short Revs, March 23, 2018

Jean-Eric Vergne embraces his win during the podium ceremonies at the CBMM Biobium Punta del Este E-Prix in Uruguay last weekend. Photo LAT/Formula E. FORMULA E Punta del Este Formula E ended the first half 2017 - 2018 season with a riveting performance in Punta del Este, Uruguay. Techeetah’s Jean-Eric Vergne nabbed his second win, … Continue reading Short Revs, March 23, 2018

Short Revs, February 23, 2018

After too many cars on the page, it was essential to change it up this week. Reality shows are probably not quite your thing either, but it’s only fair Rossi and Daly receive a sweet send-off for making it through to the season finale of The Amazing Race. The photo, posted on Rossi and … Continue reading Short Revs, February 23, 2018

Short Revs, February 16, 2018

Bringing the drama and the excitement, there is almost too much going on in racing this week. From Danica Patrick landing her final racing ride for the Indy 500 to a scuffle between the Formula 1 and Formula E bosses, here is what happened this week in racing. Featured image: The Haas F1 car did … Continue reading Short Revs, February 16, 2018

Short Revs, February 9, 2018

A relatively quiet week in motorsports, as there are some big breaks in-between IMSA (next up Sebring) and Formula E (next up is Mexico City) races the last couple of weeks. Formula 1 is heating up, and IndyCar owns the media feeds with testing and media days in Phoenix. (Featured image: Scott Dixon with new … Continue reading Short Revs, February 9, 2018

Short Revs, February 3, 2018: The Late, Late Edition

Short Revs 2.2.2018 The 2018 racing season is truly underway and there is more news than I know what to do with. But for now, here’s the best of the week and weekend. (And apologies for the delay. Lost a family member this week and things were put on hold. Thank you for being patient … Continue reading Short Revs, February 3, 2018: The Late, Late Edition

Short Revs, January 19, 2018

Pictured: Mahindra Racing's Felix Rosenqvist poses triumphantly after nabbing his second consecutive win in Marrakesh last weekend, landing him the lead in the Formula E championship. F1 (Image Williams Martini Racing) Williams F1 announced on Tuesday that 22-year-old Russian driver, Sergey Sirotkin, will replace the (again) retired Felipe Massa for the team. Many were surprised … Continue reading Short Revs, January 19, 2018

Short Revs, January 12, 2018

Featured image from F1 site. Oh the colors! F1 F1 New Rules and Regulations…F1 released the new technical rules and sporting regulations for the 2018 season. And oh does it get interesting… Sporting regulations for the 2018 season include: - Only three engines are allotted for each team to use this season, down from four for the … Continue reading Short Revs, January 12, 2018

Mercedes dominates at the home of Ferrari; F1 at Monza

Ferrari fans made it clear at the podium ceremonies on Sunday at Monza, that they were incredibly unhappy with the now champion leader (by a mere three points), Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton. The boos were loud, and the sea of red beyond the podium only accentuated the anger of the Tifosi (Fans: Ferrari fans). However, not … Continue reading Mercedes dominates at the home of Ferrari; F1 at Monza