Robin Miller's Mailbag for March 15, presented by Honda Racing / HPD
Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda Racing / HPD. You can follow the Santa Clarita, California-based company at: hpd.honda.com and on social media at @HondaRacing_HPD and https://www.facebook.com/HondaRacingHPD.
GORDON KIRBY: Rutherford and the Chaparral 2K
1979 champion Mears won only one race in 1980 and finished fourth in the championship behind Tom Sneva. Mears also tested a Brabham F1 car twice that year and was offered a ride by Bernie Ecclestone who then owned the Brabham team. Mears was ...
GORDON KIRBY: Rick Mears' first championship
Bobby Unser qualified his brand new Penske PC7 on the pole ahead of Tom Sneva's Sugaripe Prune McLaren (owned by Jerry O'Connell), Johnny Rutherford's factory McLaren, Danny Ongais's Interscope Parnelli and Rick Mears in a Penske PC6.
... Verizon IndyCar Series, President of Competition and Operations for INDYCAR Jay Frye, Maricopa County Supervisor Steve Gallardo, Arizona Senator Lupe Contreras and City of Avondale Mayor Kenn Weise as well as former IndyCar legends Tom Sneva, ...