Dumping On Another Enthusiast's Motorsport Is Bad Karma

"You comin' this weekend?" asked another member of the Spokes autocross group at our Friday group lunch. "You haven't been to an actual autocross in a while. You've been busy with road racing or LeMons or something." Oh my gosh, I thought—I hope he doesn't think I've turned into one of those guys. » 7/05/14 12:00pm 7/05/14 12:00pm

X Games Austin Preview: Put A Bird On It

If Portland's going to totally rip off "Keep Austin Weird," I'm going to put a bird on things. Rally Chicken, to be exact. And by "things," I mean the entire Global Rallycross paddock at the X Games. Rally Chicken's a dirty, dirty bird. » 6/07/14 11:15am 6/07/14 11:15am

How To Feed Yourself At A Race Track

Welcome to race weekend. Paddock food is a meaty and often greasy wonderland of diet-wrecking treats ranging from teams' own gourmet cuisine to E. Coli burgers from a sketchy stand that was probably last given a good clean in the 1950s. Prepare your anus. » 5/26/14 2:00pm 5/26/14 2:00pm