SHORT TRACK: Please… Give Me the Worst Tire You Can Find

January 6, 2014 
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Doug Strasburg is an easy guy to talk with. His humble, soft-spoken manner belies a lifetime of motorsports experience and wisdom. The Mid-American Stock Car Series has thrived under his leadership despite being on the endangered species list not many years ago. When you disagree with Doug, believe me, you'd better do it on very solid grounds. The man knows auto racing.

RACING WISDOM: Five Pieces of Advice That I’ve Never Forgotten

August 26, 2013
 
 
NUMBER FIVE - "WANNA WIN? YOU NEED A TRAILER LIKE THAT." 
 
So said a racing friend in the summer of 1986 at Bloomington Speedway. We were walking past a huge semi tractor-trailer loaded with two spare chassis, half a dozen engines and a crew of ten mechanics. It belonged to some teenager named Jeff Gordon who was supposed to be the next big thing in racing. We all know how that turned out.