|Video| So what did I think of the first @FIAformulaE race?

So the maiden Formula E race was this weekend, and I just had a chance to really look at some of the highlights in detail. (First of all, props to Formula E to actually provide some highlights of their races. Why Formula 1 doesn’t do this is absolutely baffling to me still.)

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|Video| Final Bout – Keep #Drifting Fun

I don’t drift myself, but I always enjoy going to watch them at our local tracks. They also seem to have so much fun, which really is the point of all motorsport, right? #keepmotorsportfun

This Final Bout event looked like a total blast! USA International Raceway in Shawano, Wisconsin looks like a badass track. I wonder if they can run karts there…

|Video| Vintage race kart demonstration run.

Just taking a look at this historic kart demonstration in the UK, you can easily see how much the look of race karts have changed over the last 50 years. Sidepods, bumpers, larger curb weight. Karts now are definitely much safer that they were in the old days.

However, at the same time, some will argue that the safety factor has made it possible for some drivers to reduce their driving standards, because they can touch pods can get away with a little “bump and run”. That wouldn’t even be a conversation starter in these vintage karts. You’d just flip and crash.

Still, it’s interesting to see how the technology has evolved, eh?

|World Formula| End of the year… what next?

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I got a chance to go up against some good four-stroke talent this year, which gave me a good reference of how good my driving is

This year was my first time competing in a regional kart series. I took part in the IKF Region 6 Gold Cup. Now that the season is over, I’ve had a few friends who just wanted to have a quick summary on how the racing season went, so I figured that I would give a quick post on that.
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|Video| “Jazz hands when you see a crash”

So it’s been a busy few weeks, which is why I haven’t posted much on the blog. I’ve been busy racing in Oregon, and writing some articles for a few other sites. I promise to get back on the blogging bandwagon here soon.

In the meantime, take a look at this Nurburging crash video.
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