In The Pits Racing Radio 4-17-13

In The Pits Racing Radio 4-17-13

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Host(s) 
LarryO, Dave R, Craig Murto, Shiftpoint Phil, and Eric Jones
Created Date 
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 20:30
Summary 
This is the “Down under show” as we are jointed by two top racers from Australia Fabian Coulthard of the V8 Supercar Series and NHRA Top Fuel Ace David Grubnic. President Dennis Bickmeier of Richmond International Raceway calls in on the EB3 Motorsports Hotline Pit Crew reporter Allan Pagan who is in Austin covering MotoGp.
Description 
Larry O, Dave R, Craig Murto, Shiftpoint Phil and Eric Jones are in studio. This is the “Down under show” V8 Super cars ace Fabian Coulthard calls in from Australia, he just won both races in Tasmania. He is very excited to race at the Circuit of the Americas in Texas. Also, President Dennis Bickmeier of Richmond International Raceway calls in on the EB3 Motorsports Hotline- NASCAR’s Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series race next week at this fabled track. In addition, the K&N Filter Series as well as the Denny Hamlin Short Track Shootout occurs on Thursday. NHRA Top Fuel Ace David Grubnic of Brisbane Australia calls in and discusses drag racing worldwide and why and how he came to America. Listen as he describes what its like to work for Kalita Motorsports. We turn to our own Pit Crew reporter Allan Pagan who is in Austin covering MotoGp for IN THE PITS- Austin is fired up and ready to roll out the world’s premier 2 wheel series. A lively discussion ensues regarding the influx of foreign racing sanctioning bodies coming to race in the USA. Is this good for racing in North America? Lastly, we discuss is NASCAR controlling or killing racing, by controlling too much of it?
Duration 
2:00:09
Keywords 
Motorsports,Auto Racing,NASCAR,K&N Filter Series,Denny Hamlin,Short track shoot out,Late Model racing,Dennis Bickmeier,Australia,Australian V8 Super Car Series,Fabian Coulthard,Circuit of the Americas,Austin Texas,MotoGp,NHRA,Zmaxx Dragway,David Grubnic