On the Way to R.A.
The Bear is just a week away from a trip to Road America for the Tudor, his first event since the “merger.” We all know that “merger” is a euphemism for “capitulation” don’t we?
You don’t have to look any further than Tudor’s castrated DP-dominated “prototype” field. Yes, They look better, in fact they look more like a “traditional” sports car (think the 1980’s, the last “golden era” before those few years after 2000) than the current Le Mans Prototypes with their ungainly “dorsal fins.” But not all is lost; the Bear fully expects a good weekend of racing at Road America, and hopes to see some old friends and acquaintances.
What Le Mans did to the Bear
Murphy admits after watching Le Mans that the latest versions (except the Nissan) are starting to look better to him. There’s nothing like raw speed (and flat cornering) to make a car look better, is there? Read the rest of this entry »