RADIO/PODCAST: Black Flag/Checkered Flag, Speedweeks notes lead last night’s Motorsports Madness

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February 4, 2014 — RaceChaser Online/Speed77 Radio audio — CHARLOTTE, NC — If you missed last night’s newest episode of Motorsports Madness, never fear! We’re bringing the fun back around one more time. On the crew’s latest jaunt through the world of motorsports, co-hosts Jacob Seelman and Tom Baker hashed out all of the changes being brought to NASCAR’s Chase for the …

Open-wheel, NASCAR, Short-Track Modified news Featured on Tonight’s Motorsports Madness at 7 PM Eastern

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Charlotte, N.C. – February 3, 2014 – Join Speed 77 Radio/RaceChaser Online media personalities Jacob Seelman and Tom Baker as they lead their cast of racing insiders on a journey through the news and views of the day in Motorsports, radio-style tonight at 7pm on Motorsports Madness. RaceChaser’s Indy/F1 correspondent Joel Sebastianelli will update us on the encouraging news surrounding F1 Legend Michael Schumacher, break …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Open wheel lineage equals proven success for Matthew Brabham

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February 1, 2014 — Audio by Race Chaser Editor-in-Chief Tom Baker — Story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Photo courtesy Cooper Tires Indy Lights — BOCA RATON, FL — If you’re from the Brabham family, chances are you’ll end up behind the wheel of a race car at some point, and you’ll be good …

SPEED ZONE BLOG: “Best (and worst) of” Awards for 2013

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January 28, 2014 — Blog by Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — Getty Images photo — All right, so two things here. First, in homage to my old fantasy motorsports league, I’ve hereby changed the official name of my RaceChaser blog to “The Speed Zone”! Just so you guys know. Second, and much more important, I know the 2014 …

AUDIO/PODCAST: Open wheel chatter, Rolex wrap-up make for hilarious headliners on newest Motorsports Madness

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January 28, 2014 — RaceChaser Online/Speed77 Radio audio — CHARLOTTE, NC — If you missed last night’s brand-new episode of Motorsports Madness, brought to you by our partners at Speed77 Radio, boy did you miss the fun. And the best part is, we’ve got it right here for you. A special two-hour edition of the Madness was mad indeed, with a full recap …

Zach Veach, Matthew Brabham and wild Rolex 24 headline Motorsports Madness tonight at 7 PM ET!

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Charlotte, N.C. – January 23, 2013 – Photos via Andretti Autosport – Tonight’s edition of Motorsports Madness on Speed77 Radio Powered by RaceChaser Online is our way of saying, “Welcome to heaven, open wheel fans”. Tonight, listen in as we feature two rising young standouts from the open wheel world as part of our Monday night jaunt through the world of …

Bourdais Continues IndyCar Series Win Streak at ROLEX 24

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014) – IndyCar PR – Photo Credit AP Photo/John Raoux – Sebastien Bourdais has won endurance races such as the Spa 24 Hours, sports car races like the inaugural Brickyard Grand Prix, V8 Supercar races, and 31 Indy car races. Adding the Rolex 24 At Daytona overall victory to his hall of fame resume Jan. …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Andretti legacy continues as John Andretti shifts gears to support son Jarett

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January 23, 2014 — Audio, cover photo and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — INDIANAPOLIS, IN — John Andretti may not be the first family member that comes to mind when one asks a race fan about the Andretti lineage, but if you want to rank the members of the family for behind-the-scenes work, …

IndyCar: After Collecting Baby Borg, KV Owners Seek Another One

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IndyCar PR – January 16, 2014 – Photo Credit USA Today Sports – Kevin Kalkhoven said he was delighted to be in the right place at the right time. The KV Racing Technology co-owner accepted the BorgWarner Championship Team Owner’s Trophy – a keepsake for the winning team owner(s) of the previous year’s Indianapolis 500 Mile Race – during a …

IndyCar: Carlos Huertas To Test For Panther Racing at Sebring

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Photo Credit Formula3.co – January 17, 2014 IndyCar Media PR – Colombian driver Carlos Huertas will get his first taste of an IndyCar Series car when he joins Panther Racing for a Chevrolet manufacturer test at Sebring International Raceway on Jan. 17. Huertas, a 22-year-old from Bogota, Colombia, will join Team Penske’s Helio Castroneves, Juan Pablo Montoya and Will Power, …

Tom Time Blog: Bentley Warren Bio Book A Must-Read For All Race Fans!

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Blog by RaceChaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker – January 8, 2013 – “Wicked Fast” is an easy-to-digest, informative and often hilarious biography of New England racing legend Bentley Warren that was written by Bones Bourcier and published by Coastal 181 Publishing out of Massachussetts. You just have to buy this book.  It’s as simple as that. Having been blessed …

OPEN WHEEL: Legendary IndyCar owner and 500 champion Granatelli dies

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December 30, 2013 — staff report — cover photo from RacingOne/ISC Archives, via Getty Images — SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Mr. 500 has died. Andy Granatelli, who led STP into the mainstream marketplace one decal at a time, died Sunday of congestive heart failure. He was 90 years old. Granatelli’s son, Vince, confirmed his father’s death Sunday afternoon. Granatelli served as …