Just some news from Eldora

After driving through floods and the pot holes on Michigan’s Interstate 69 I made it to Eldora for the third week in a row for the Pennzoil World of Outlaws. When the Slideways crew arrived at the track on Friday around 11:00 a.m., it was like we were transported back in time. […]


Rain, Rain go away. Pick on fans some other day!

If you read the front page of the website today, you have already seen that I had a lot of fun driving down to Eldora and back on Saturday. Because of the rain I might be at the All Star show this weekend. However, if the weather forecast is for more doom and gloom I will just wait until the World of Outlaw weekend to hit the Big E.


Brian Tyler: He’s Earned Everything!

by TJ Slideways Brian Tyler made his first big splash on the USAC sprint car tour with his strange haircut and getting into a fight with then USAC champion Steve Butler. Tyler made a bigger […]


Maybe, Finally!

A couple of weeks ago Dale Earnhardt won his first Daytona 500 after many years of trying. Many of the headlines read similar to, “Finally, Dale Wins the Daytona 500”. In the spirit of this event, I got to thinking of some things that may finally happen in Open Wheel racing for the season and seasons ahead. […]

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Get Slideways: From the Brickyard Crossing

By T.J. Buffenbarger Speedway, IN – (01/19/1998) — Welcome to the first “Get Slideways” column for 1998. This weeks edition is being written from the Brickyard Crossing. (Boy is it cold out here on the […]