Those We Lost in 2019

Jim Perkins, former general manager at Chevrolet, who rose from a warehouse job for the company in his native Texas to the top job over a two-decade period, then was lured away by Toyota to help launch the Lexus brand in the US.  Five years later Perkins returned to...

Race Cars, Classic Cars, and a Solar Power Scam

When we visited Phoenix Raceway for the Classic Racing Times’ Vintage Desert Classic in 2017, the name DC Solar was displayed prominently throughout the facility and was attached to the massive renovations then taking place at the speedway. Those renovations are now...

Ryan Blaney Does Right

When Ryan Blaney won the NASCAR Cup race at Talladega on Monday, October 14, he became our new favorite driver.  Because he won? No. Because he’s handsome and well-spoken? Nope. Because of his Dent Wizard sponsor? Naah. Because he drives a Ford Mustang? No. Because he...