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Robert Manzon dies a 97; no more Original F1 Drivers left


  Formula One Racing, a branch of auto racing, began in 1950. Coming into 2015, the only one still alive from the inaugural season was Robert Manzon. That all changed on January 19th, when Manzon died at the age of 97. He died in his Cassis, France home, according to Le Mans Organizers. Marzon was part of the inaugural Formula One team in 1950. More...

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By Guest On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise Episode 13; Float Like a Cadillac, Sting like a ‘V’!

Depending on your taste…. You may choose a luxury vehicle or maybe something sporty right? What if you could have both ? Sort of…. High Performance Luxury: High performance luxury can be defined as space, comfort More...

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By Guest On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise Episode 12; Putting the Human Back in the Being

In light of recent ‘events’ I have decided to pen what I am about to…. But, of course I will not react the way you may think. If you have been following me, you know I think out of the box and I don’t hold More...

By Guest On Sunday, July 20th, 2014

Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise Episode 11, You’ve Come a Long Way, Ladies!

If you have been paying attention to earlier blogs, you have been reading the term ‘Door Slammer.’ A Pro Mod is referred to as a Door Slammer because it is a powerful racecar with doors, and the driver More...

By Guest On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Dina Parise Racing Welcomes DJ Safety!

When you hear music on the radio you know that a DJ is the one behind the scenes playing it. When you see a driver outfitted the best safety equipment, who do you think is behind the scenes making it? Well, DJ Safety More...

By Guest On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Dina Parise Racing Welcomes Bell Helmets!

‘One Ringie dingie! Ring my Bell! For whom the Bell tolls!’  Sound familiar? Well, for this Dina Parise Racing team those words are about to take on a whole new meaning! Amidst the excitement of the impending More...

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By Philip Mathew On Sunday, May 25th, 2014

Random Musings from New Egypt

Last Tuesday, the stars of the World of Outlaws (WoO) Sprint Car Series made their annual stop at New Egypt Speedway. The half-mile dirt oval hosts local weekly races with small and big-block modifieds, street stocks, More...

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By Guest On Monday, April 21st, 2014
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Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 8. The Thrill of Competition, the Agony of Defeat…. has partnered with some local athlete’s to develop this great column titled, Athlete’s Voices. In this column, some of your favorite local athletes will share their lives with you, both on More...

By Philip Mathew On Monday, March 31st, 2014
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Forgeois Drives ADHD to the Fore

If someone were to approach 18-year-old Luca Forgeois outside of the circuits which comprise the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, he would be another kid.  A lover of pretzel M&Ms, high fashion More...

By Guest On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 7. Being Social: The good the bad, the obnoxious?

This blog post is part of a series we call Athlete’s Voices. Each month, a local athlete posts a blog to keep their fans up to date on their lives. Today’s post is from Dina Parise of Dina Parise Racing. Social More...