The most wonderful thing about family is that no matter how far you go or how long you are gone you can always count on the fact that you can come home to them. When it comes to racing, that is exactly what we all are; one giant family. A family that for me has fostered the best friendships and support.Continue reading “Back On Track”
Even though the temperatures are beginning to cool off, the racing scene in Michigan is definitely heating up.
Throughout the state there are several late-season specials on tap over the next few weekends, and although it’s nearly September already there is still plenty of time to check out a few races at places like Merritt Speedway in Merritt, Michigan before the book closes on the 2019 racing season. Continue reading “Family Fun At Merritt Speedway”
Whether visiting for a crown jewel event or one of the other amazing shows that the “Big E” hosts, Eldora Speedway is never a disappointment.
With the leaves changing colors and temperatures dipping lower and lower; my family and I simply couldn’t resist taking “The Last Call For Methanol”. Continue reading “2017 Racing Season: The Last Call”
In a time where beloved racetracks across the nation are shutting their doors; one speedway nestled in the vacation countryside of northern Michigan has had a resurrection.
Over the winter months Mike Sturgill (A Semi-Truck Rodeo Competitor) and Billie Morrell purchased the struggling Onaway Speedway located off M-68 in the tip of the mitt of Michigan. Continue reading “Racing North: A Visit To Onaway Speedway”
It was a definitely a Dream weekend at Eldora Speedway on June 8th-10th with the 23rd running of the $100,000 to win annual event.
Eldora Speedway is notoriously too tough to tame; a big banked half-mile the track is definitely wicked fast. Continue reading “Living the Dream at Eldora”
Sunshine, blue skies, and 80º is the epitome of a wonderful summer day, but when that day comes in April and you find yourself at one of Michigan’s premier race tracks…its pure perfection.
On April 15th Crystal Motor Speedway opened the doors on the 2017 racing season and not only was the weather incredible, the racing action was nothing short of impressive.
With temperatures ping-ponging all over the board, the Michigan tracks that have opened their doors for the 2016 have definitely had to deal with a multitude of struggles, but there is certainly no doubt that Crystal Motor Speedway had an absolutely beautiful weekend for their season opener back on April 16th. Continue reading “Racing Into The 2016 Season”
2015 was a year filled with change and excitement for my family and me. On Easter Sunday (April 5th) my husband and I welcomed a beautiful baby girl into the world. DeLayna Jennifer Dubie changed our world and our priorities. My laptop time was replaced with feedings and diapers and smiles and giggles so to all those who are reading this…THANK YOU! Thank you for sticking with me despite the year-long hiatus. Continue reading “Welcome 2016!!!”
The calendar shows that spring has officially sprung, and although us in the northern states still show forecasts of below freezing temperatures and even some snow; it is a sign that warmer weather is on the horizon and with it will come the start of the 2015 racing season. Continue reading “Spring is Here!”
Since 1954 drivers have viewed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio as the ruler by which to gauge their success and adaptability.
For sixty years the “Big E” has played host to the biggest names in auto racing. Drivers like AJ Foyt tackled the ½-mile high banks, and now in 2014 names like Andretti (Aldo’s grandson Jarett is a USAC regular) are still trying to master the track. Continue reading “Eldora 4-Crown: Watching Racing Royalty”