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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

Description:

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

Kevin and Curt talk Indy 500 entry list on Trackside

5/12/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they discuss the official entry list for the 105th Running of the Indianapolis 500 released today including nine previous past champions. They discuss the new bitcoin sponsorship for Ed Carpenter Racing. They begin to look ahead to the GMR Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road course. They discuss the latest news involving the Detroit Grand Prix. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:49:14

Paul Tracy joins Curt and Kevin on Trackside

5/11/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they are joined by NBC Racing Analyst and former driver Paul Tracy to talk about his thoughts so far on the 2021 Indy Car Season as they head to the Indy Car GP and the Indianapolis 500 this month. He talks about getting ready to race in the SRX series this summer on CBS. Kevin and Curt discuss what the future of television will be for the Indy Car Series and what network may air the races after this season and they discuss what the...

Duration:00:59:22

IMS President Doug Boles joins Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin on Trackside

5/10/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they talk about the upcoming Indy Car GP Race Weekend, go through the schedule and the air times. They also discuss the Top Gun Rookie test for RC Enerson at Gateway today before heading to Indianapolis despite an official announcement for the 500. They talk about who may drive the other Rick Ware Racing car as well for the 500. Kevin and Curt discuss ovals on the Indy Car schedule and what tracks could potentially be added to the schedule....

Duration:01:01:48

Kevin and Curt look back at the first quarter of the Indy Car Season

5/7/2021
Note: First few minutes missing due to technical issues in studio: Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they wind up the first week of the Month of May talk about possible Americans to Formula One and who that might be. Also what tracks in the United States could host F1 races and if they might return to Indianapolis. They talk about Rookies at Indianapolis and how comfortable they would be if they make their first start at Indy vs other tracks. They talk about the biggest...

Duration:00:50:27

Charlie Kimball joins Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee on Trackside

5/6/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they talk about the GMR Grand Prix Schedule, if the Indianapolis 500 will be shown live across central Indiana. They also discuss rather or not Formula One could return to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and what is Rogers vision for the track going forward. AJ Foyt driver Charlie Kimball joins the show to talk about the upcoming Month of May and his chance to get back in the car for the GMR Grand Prix and Indianapolis 500. He also talks...

Duration:00:59:29

Curt and Kevin talk about the Indy Car schedule and what ovals they may add on Trackside

5/5/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they look at drivers who carry momentum after Texas into Indianapolis for the Month of May. They also talk about Romain Grosjean and his upcoming F1 test announced today. They talk about the Indy Car schedule and what they might do differently and what ovals they would want to add back to the calendar. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:59:17

Jake and Mike recap 1981 Race and Controversy on Beyond the Bricks

5/4/2021
Tonight on Beyond the Bricks, Jake Query and Mike Thomsen remember Bobby Unser who passed away on Sunday night, reflect on Donald Davidson's career and why he is so important to fans. They also dive into the 1981 Indianapolis 500 and the controversy surrounding the race with Bobby Unser and Mario Andretti. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:27

Paul Page joins Kevin and Curt to remember Bobby Unser on Trackside

5/4/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they talk about 7-time NASCAR Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson joining the NBC Crew for the Indianapolis 500 broadcast later this month. Also Stefan Wilson has been announced to the 6th Andretti Autosport car and becomes the 35th entry for the Indianapolis 500. Former Indy 500 Radio and television voice Paul Page joins the show to remember ABC and NBC colleague Bobby Unser who won the Indianapolis 500 three times as well. See...

Duration:00:46:56

Beyond the Bricks with Jake Query and Mike Thomsen honors Donald Davidson and remembers Bobby Unser

5/3/2021
(Beyond the Bricks) Tonight on the first ever episode of Beyond the Bricks with Jake Query and Mike Thomsen, they honor Donald Davidson and he heads into retirement and put the Talk of Gasoline Alley in the rafters so to speak. They also remember three time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser who passed away on Sunday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:57:57

Kevin Lee and Curt Cavin Remember Bobby Unser and recap the Texas DH

5/3/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, the first show of the Month of May, they remember the three-time Indianapolis 500 champion Bobby Unser who passed away on Sunday night. They recap the Texas two-step Doubleheader over the weekend won by Scott Dixon on Saturday and first time winner Pato O'Ward on Sunday. They also begin to talk about tiers for the Indianapolis 500. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:00:26

Kevin and Curt recap St. Pete and look towards Texas DH on Trackside

4/26/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, they recap the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg dominated by Colton Herta leading 97 of the 100 laps. They preview the Doubleheader at the Texas Motor Speedway this coming weekend as the Month of May begins. They also talk about the Month of May programming beginning next week with Daily Trackside shows and the new show Beyond the Bricks all month long leading up to the Indianapolis 500. Curt leads a segment of On the Rise talking about teams...

Duration:01:31:09

Kevin and Curt recap Barber and preview St. Pete

4/20/2021
Tonight on Trackside with Curt Cavin and Kevin Lee, the 2021 season opening race is in the books and they recap the race with first time winner Alex Palou and how he was able to get the win. Kevin and Curt preview the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and what the weekend will look like for the 2nd race of the season. They talk about the debut of 7x NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson at Barber and how he may fare on the first street course race of the year at St. Pete this week. Kevin also gives a...

Duration:01:30:09

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