On Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 3:09:02 PM UTC-4, a425couple wrote:
> On 8/19/2018 9:07 AM, a425couple wrote:
> > While F1 is still on it's vacation, motor race fans
> > might choose to watch Indycar.
> > The Pocono race track is unique, and very often
> > gives an interesting, entertaining, and quality race.
> > Pocono looks like an oval, but since it's 3 turns
> > are all different, it races like a road course,
> > that has a lot of passing (no momentum killing
> > chicanes).
> > Scott Dixon is leading for the championship,
> > but it is still close enough.
> > For an overview of the season
> > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2018_IndyCar_Series
> > For more about Pocono
> > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pocono_Raceway
> A fair number of the prior races at Pocono have
> been fun.
> Track is kind of like the pre 1972 Monza.
> But this year, problems in qualifying, no doubt had
> some effect on people's minds. Stupid incidents have
> made for a couple ugly problems. Ugly, ugly, ugly!
Good news is it sounds like everyone survived that ugly crash after the re-start. Robert Wickens spinning like a top reminded me of Dan Wheldon's fatal wreck.