In The Pits Racing Radio 8-21-13

In The Pits Racing Radio 8-21-13

Host(s) 
Larry O, Craig Murto, Eric Jones, Bob Steele and Scott Savage
Created Date 
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 20:30
Summary 
Welcome The Pit Crew- great show tonight- Was Lagano win a miracle we will debate this finish tonight Baltimore 1 more week=we catch up with Marco and Charlie Kimball Virginia Street Outlaws- Did it live up to the hype The US Nationals are next weekend as well- the biggest and most prestigious drag race on earth- John Force Racing’s Robert Hight calls in on the EB3 Motorsports Hotline AMA Flat Track racing this Saturday at Colonial Downs in New Kent County- Shayna Texter won the last race- can SHE Repeat on this long track Redskins Rides Shayna Texter Mystery Guest Robert Hight
Description 
We review the inaugural Virginia Street Outlaw event at Colonial Beach Dragway was a resounding success, over 3500 fans showed up to watch 70 cars “duke it out” EB3’s Nick Bernardo takes second place in the Viper Venom fuels 69 Silver Bullet Camaro. Eric Jones reviews the Lagano win at Michigan- a major win for the team, Joey Lagano and Captain Roger Penske. Shayna Texter leads an exciting life, this young lady from Lancaster PA races flat track and did we mention she is winning. She discusses her season and the event this weekend at Colonial Downs in New Kent County Virginia. We try to stump the Pit Crew, Jessica Larson joins us on the phone to play “ What do I drive” NO ONE guesses that she pilots a jet powered dragster. Elaine is from Daytona Beach Florida and her team has 4 jet dragsters and is sponsored by Emory Riddle Aeronautical University. NHRA Top Fuel Funny Car driver Robert Hight is in 10th place and looking to move up in the chase for the championship. He also discusses Ford’s exodus from NHRA and John Force racing as well as what Castrol’s decision to move from John Force Racing in 2014. We discuss all the racing options with Marco Andretti as well as Charlie Kimball’s climb to be the first pro racer with Type II Diabetes
Duration 
2:00:15
Keywords 
Racing Radio, Motorsports News, Auto Racing, Gearhead, NASCAR,, Formula 1, NHRA, Indy Car, IRL, Grand Am, ALMS, NCaTS, Moto GP, Shayna Texter, Robert Hight, Jessica Larson
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