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The show of record for all things IndyCar. Kevin Lee is a part of both NBC Sports Network's IndyCar coverage and the IndyCar Radio Network, while Curt Cavin is now a VP at IndyCar after 30 years covering all things racing for the Indianapolis Star. Interviews with key members of the IndyCar community, and plenty of chances of listener questions and feedback.

The show of record for all things IndyCar. Kevin Lee is a part of both NBC Sports Network's IndyCar coverage and the IndyCar Radio Network, while Curt Cavin is now a VP at IndyCar after 30 years covering all things racing for the Indianapolis Star. Interviews with key members of the IndyCar community, and plenty of chances of listener questions and feedback.

Location:

United States

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The show of record for all things IndyCar. Kevin Lee is a part of both NBC Sports Network's IndyCar coverage and the IndyCar Radio Network, while Curt Cavin is now a VP at IndyCar after 30 years covering all things racing for the Indianapolis Star. Interviews with key members of the IndyCar community, and plenty of chances of listener questions and feedback.

Language:

English


Episodes

Scott Dixon, Chip Ganassi, Scott McLaughlin and Charlie Kimball join Curt and Kevin on Trackside

4/12/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, its Indy Car Race Week for the season opener at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, AL. They give their season predictions and who they think will win the 2021 Indy Car Series Championship and who we may see in Victory Lane in 2021. Kevin and Curt recap the Open test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and who will be the ones to watch and who could be in danger of qualifying next Month leading into the Indianapolis 500. Kevin mentioned...

Duration:01:33:07

Kevin and Curt are joined by Dan Andersen, Robert Megennis, Braden Eves and George Dennis on Trackside

4/5/2021
Its a busy night on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee as they begin to preview the 2021 Indy Car Season Opening Race at Barber Motorsports Park next weekend. Kevin is at Barber Motorsports Park for the Road to Indy Spring Training test sessions. Also they talk about the latest Indy 500 driver news including Santino Ferrucci at Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, full field testing at the Speedway this week and that it can be watched on Peacock Premium. They also talk about the latest with...

Duration:01:28:34

Bob Pockrass joins Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee on Trackside

3/30/2021
Tonight on Trackside, Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin talk about the ongoing Indy Car testing from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway and Barber Motorsports park and the importance of the Month of May this year with the Texas DH, Indy CAR GP and the Indianapolis 500. The Indy Cars tested push to pass for an oval at IMS last week. They talk about the possibility of a NASCAR race in downtown Chicago on Iracing or even in real life. Kevin and Curt talk about the big news story of...

Duration:01:26:02

Larry Foyt and Bill Throckmorton join Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin Tonight on Trackside

3/23/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, Kevin joins the show from Barber Motorsports Park as son Jackson is taking part in USF 2000 testing. Kevin recaps the 12 Hour of Sebring IMSA Race from the past weekend won by the #5 Mustang led by Indy Car Champion and last week's guest Sebastian Bourdais. He also recaps how the other Indy Car connections did at Sebring. Curt and Kevin talk about AJ Foyt's new sponsor Rokit which will be on Sebastian Bourdais's car and if they will have a...

Duration:01:27:46

Kyle Kirkwood, Sebastian Bourdais, Ryan Myrehn join Curt and Kevin on Trackside

3/16/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they preview the upcoming 12 hours of Sebring in which several of the Indy Car field will be taking part in. Also Indy Car Iracing series returns this week for three events before the 2021 Indy Car season gets underway at Barber next month. Several NCAA Basketball teams visited the Indianapolis Motor Speedway last weekend and watched the Selection Show in the Media Center and Suites at the track. Kevin and Curt also talk about the latest in...

Duration:01:30:34

Jack Harvey joins Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin on Trackside

3/9/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they talk about Indy Car Content Day and what the drivers are thinking as the 2021 season approaches next month. Also they discuss Indy Car testing at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama the site of the season opener in April. Their are a couple more entries for the Indianapolis 500, sot they update the current numbers and what the total car count will be for the 500 in May. Curt and Kevin also discuss attendance figures for St. Pete and...

Duration:01:27:06

Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin talk Covid and what Race Attendence may look like in 2021

3/2/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, Kevin talks about the vaccine progress and what that might mean for the Indianapolis 500 in May as far as the attendance is concerned as well as where attendance at other races stand around the country. Indy Car tested at Laguna Seca this week and Kevin recaps how it went for each driver and team as the season approaches next month. Kevin also gets into who may have rides for the Indianapolis 500 who has not confirmed yet and who is rumored...

Duration:01:28:14

Romain Grosjean, Ed Jones, James Hinchcliffe, Doug Boles, and others join Curt and Kevin on Trackside

2/23/2021
Tonight on Trackside Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee talk about the opening race of the IndyCar season at Barber Motorsports Park. Next, Curt and Kevin break down today's first day of tests at Barber Motorsports. Kevin talks about Marco Andretti testing a sports car, and what that could open up for his future. They weigh the possibilities of James Davison and Cody Ware driving both the Indy 500 and Coca-Cola 600 this year. Formula 1 rumors hinted towards Indianapolis as a possible new location,...

Duration:01:29:21

Marcus Ericsson, Jackson Lee, and Christian Rasmussun join Kevin and Curt on Trackside

2/16/2021
Tonight on Trackside Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee talk about Jackson Lee's F3 test at Sebring. Then, they discuss Michael McDowell's Daytona 500 win on Sunday. On the same topic, Curt breaks down the long rain delays this weekend, and both touch on why races start later in the day. Curt and Kevin preview the confirmed drivers in the 2021 Indy 500, including Charlie Kimball confirming with AJ Foyt Racing. In addition, they speculate on other possible cars and drivers not yet confirmed. Marcus...

Duration:01:26:37

Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin talk latest driver news, car counts and more on Trackside

2/9/2021
Tonight on Trackside Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee talk about the signing of former Formula One driver Romain Grosjean to the Dale Coyne Racing team for the 2021 road and street car races. They also talk about the rookie of the year battle that will unfold in 2021 and who the favorite is to win Rookie of the Year between and including 7x NASCAR Cup Champion, Jimmie Johnson, Formula One Driver Romain Grosjean and 2x Australian V8 Supercar Champion Scott McLaughlin. They also talk about the car...

Duration:01:06:24

Helio Castroneves and Robin Miller join Curt and Kevin on Trackside

2/1/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, a full recap on the 2021 Rolex 24 that ended Sunday afternoon. It was a pretty good weekend for the Indy Car contingent that was taking part in the race. Kevin and Curt talk about Romain Grosjean and Cody Ware will be announced to Indy Car rides in the coming days. They answer your twitter questions including the sports car ranking, could an Indy Car race happen at the Daytona Road Course. Joining the show tonight in the second hour is a...

Duration:01:29:26

Rinus Veekay and Ed Jones join Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee on Trackside

1/28/2021
Tonight on Trackside it is Race Weekend for the Rolex 24 Hour Race at Daytona. Kevin Lee joins the show from Daytona and Curt Cavin from Indianapolis. The big stories of the week are the announcements of Ed Jones returning to Dale Coyne Racing in the 18 car and James Hinchcliffe to the #29 Andretti Autosport car for full time rides in 2021. There is one more seat available at Dale Coyne Racing so Kevin and Curt talk about who may fill that #19 car. Curt and Kevin also preview the 24 hours of...

Duration:01:26:58

Scott Dixon and Simona de Silvestro join Kevin and Curt on Trackside

1/21/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they talk about the ride announcement for Simona de Silvestro this week for the 105th Indianapolis 500. It will be an all female team with Penske power. Simona also joins the show to talk about this ride, how it came about and her thoughts heading towards May. Marco Andretti has decided to step out of the car on a full time basis and they discuss the reasons behind it and what races he will run in 2021. Also tonight, Kevin and Curt talk...

Duration:01:27:35

David Malsher-Lopez and Dillon Welch join Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee on Trackside

1/12/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, talk about the latest scheduling news and changes for Indy Car and F1. They talk about what the Indianapolis 500 may look like in May and if it could be moved again later in the summer. Also, they talk about the College Autonomous race that will take part at IMS later this year and how and what that race will be about. Kevin and Curt talk about Santino Ferrucci and why he has decided to move over to NASCAR and Sam Hunt Racing and leave Dale...

Duration:01:29:40

First Trackside of 2021 with Kevin and Curt

1/5/2021
It is the first edition of Trackside for 2021. Tonight on the show Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin. they discuss what the start of the 2021 Indy Car Schedule could look like with the likelihood of Barber Motorsports park being the season opener in Mid April followed by St. Pete, Barber, Texas and Indianapolis with Long Beach moving to September. Curt and Kevin also give the latest information as far as car and driver combinations for the 2021 season and other driver news and rides as well. John...

Duration:01:32:26

Rob Howden and Darren Jack join Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee on the Final episode of Trackside in 2020

12/22/2020
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they highlight the latest racing news in the final show of 2020. Conor Daly has a new deal with Ed Carpenter Racing for all but three races in 2021, the road/street courses and the 105th Indianapolis 500. They talk about what seats are still open for 2021 and what the car counts might be for next season. Kevin and Curt also talk about the schedule change as the GP of Long Beach has been moved from April to September for the 2021 Indy Car...

Duration:01:28:07

Author Mark Dill joins Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee on Trackside

12/15/2020
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they talk about Juan Pablo Montoya's return to the Indianapolis 500 in 2021 and how much of a contender will he be. They also talk about the last time the Indianapolis 500 had this much experience and age in the entry list. Also, Dalton Kellett announces he will run full time in the #4 AJ Foyt Racing car. They also talk about Santino Ferrucci exploring a ride in the NASCAR Xfinity Series and if he can be competitive. Curt and Kevin talk...

Duration:01:26:54

Robin Miller and Rod Reid join Kevin and Curt on Trackside

12/8/2020
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they talk about our own and Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson announcing his full time retirement at the end of December and what the future will look like at IMS and on the future on The Talk of Gasoline Alley. They also get into Santino Ferrucci who may drive some NASCAR XFINITY Races in 2021 as well as his full season Indy Car schedule as well as other driver news regarding the 2021 Silly Season. Racer Magazine and...

Duration:01:26:42

Tino Belli and Tony Cottman join Kevin and Curt on Trackside

12/1/2020
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they discuss the Chip Ganassi partnership with American Legion for the 48 car of Jimmie Johnson and Tony Kanaan next season. Also the Romain Grosjean crash at the start of the F1 Race in Bahrain and how bad the results could have been and what could be learned from it. Kevin and Curt talk about Pietro Fittipaldi who will be the stand in for Grosjean this weekend. He is the grandson to former World Champion and Two time Indianapolis 500...

Duration:01:27:31

Tony Kanaan and John Oreovicz join Kevin and Curt on Trackside

11/24/2020
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, the top story of the night is the announcement that Tony Kanaan will drive the #48 Chip Ganassi Racing Car for the Oval races at Texas, the Indianapolis 500 and World Wide Technology Raceway. He will team with 7x NASCAR Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson who will drive the car in the road/street races. Tony Kanaan joins the show to talk about the announcement and his thoughts about the 2021 deal and teaming with Jimmie Johsnon and what happens if...

Duration:01:27:08