Archive for the ‘Motor Sports’ Category

Don’t Blame Stewie

Tony Stewart (photo Chuck Green / Cg Photography)

I’m no racing fan, in fact I can honestly say that I’ve never watched an entire race or more than 10 minutes of race, but I am a fan of common sense and what Kevin Ward did the other night to Tony Stewart was wrong. Yes you read it right; I put 100% of the […]

Grand Prix of the Sea

(photo by Travis Failey)

Battle On The Bay   The 2014 Grand Prix of the Sea made it inaugural stop in Tampa Bay on Saturday July 12th and Sunday July 13th.  If you are not familiar with the Grand Prix on the Sea, you will be soon enough, especially if you like speed, technical driving skills and fun in […]

Wallace Wins!

DSC_4175_Steven Wallace Rusty Wallace

Friday July 3rd   at New Smyrna Speedway The 12th Annual Clyde Hart Memorial was run Thursday night at New Smyrna Speedway.  This year the race would mark the 4thof 6 races making up the Bright House Challenge Series.  Clyde built and promoted the races at the high banked oval until his death in 1998.  His son Robert Hart, along with his […]

Congratulations Ryan Hunter-Reay

Rocket Sports & Entertainment Network congratulates Ryan Hunter-Reay and Andretti Autosport on the 2014 Indianapolis 500 Championship!

Work, Work, Believe – Dreams do Come True

Work, Work, Believe – Dreams do Come True

This has inspired me… Belief in himself and working hard, Zach Veach is building his dream in storybook fashion while being a positive role model. Why I am and you should be a huge Zach Veach fan….

Built for Speed — Festivals of Speed

Built for Speed — Festivals of Speed

St.Petersburg, Fla. — Blue skies, sunshine and warm gentle breezes greeted large crowds of automotive enthusiasts to the 11th annual Festivals of Speed along the beautiful waterfront of downtown Saint Petersburg’s Vinoy Park.  The Festivals of Speed offer something for every palette, High Performance street machines, custom vehicles, classic racers, custom motorcycles, RV’S and even […]

All Power in St. Petersburg with a Controversial Re-start

All Power in St. Petersburg with a Controversial Re-start

St. Peterburg, Fla. — Takuma Sato, pole-sitter,  led the 2014 Verizon Indy Car season off the green flag and another great event in St. Petersburg was off. Sato would lead the pack through the streets of St. Pete for the first 27 laps until making a pit stop on lap 27.  Helio Castroneves takes over […]

Changes like the Weather

Changes like the Weather

St. Petersburg, Fla. — “Changes like the weather”  was the phase that ran through my mind when I woke up this morning and walked outside here in downtown St. Pete.  What difference 24 hours makes. After yesterday, what was for my mind a wash out… well I mean when we arrived back at the truck […]

Sebastian Steals the Show

Sebastian Steals the Show

Palmetto, Fla. —  It was another great day at the 4th Annual Media Kart Day at Andersen Race Park in Palmetto.  I have attended and raced in all four,  but today was extra special. 5 year-old Sebastian Wheldon, son of Dan Wheldon, was the Grand Marshall all suited up to lead the professional drivers at […]

Mayor to be Marshall

Mayor to be Marshall

Mayor Rick Kriseman named Grand Marshal for 10th anniversary of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg