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PPIHC Electrified

This is the Statt Mann, Baby. It’s time to Scatt a Little Bit… We saw the impact of LeBron James this week. His Decision 2.0 is further proof that players run the NBA asylum now. The basketball is no longer in the owners court. We can see that kind of impact in motor racing with…

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Antron Brown on Wins & Wild Backs

NHRA Mello Yello Chicago Top Fuel winner Antron Brown inserted himself into the championship picture in Top Fuel. Brown has some experience in s tough fight. He won the title in 2012 by one point. Antron’s win in Chicago included his 500th round win putting him in some rarefied drag racing air. But wait’ll you…

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Simon Pagenaud on Wins, Wrecks & Speedoes

IndyCar Houston 2 winner on Sunday Simon Pagenaud led a 1-2 finish by the Schmidt Petersen Lucas Oil team. Pagenaud and teammate Mikhail Aleshin were the class of the field on Sunday. The win also allowed Pagenaud to insert himself into the IndyCar championship picture for 2014. Still, the Freaks found additional topics of conversation…

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Racing Kids on STEM

This is the Statt Mann, Baby. It’s time to Scatt a Little Bit… I had a spectacular week this week teaching some elementary school kids science, technology, engineering and math inside motor racing terms. The kids also spent the week building some Pinewood Derby cars and had a chance to race the cars against each…

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Todd Wins with Winners

This is the Statt Mann, Baby. It’s time to Scatt a Little Bit… I haven’t been able to keep close tabs on NHRA drag racing lately with the schedule I’ve had. But I was able to watch the NHRA in New England Sunday and saw J.R. Todd continuing to do well with his Connie Kalitta…