• UNCONVENTIONAL WISDOM: IndyCar opener observations -- 1. Aero kits are not friendly for sponsor ID in an already sponsor-challenged series; 2. All those bodywork bits and pieces could increase the number of debris cautions; 3. Aero kits did nothing to improve the showbiz value of a too-long event; 4. How many more people will buy a ticket, or watch on TV, because of aero kits?

Sunday, October 16, 2011


There is much that could be said. No doubt, given the realities of social media, others will do at least some of that. Out of respect to the family, friends and fans of Dan Wheldon, I will stay silent this week. Thank you. God Bless.