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The Pit Straight: Logan Sargeant & the Duality of Scott Dixon

Acura Grand Prix Of Long Beach Sunday April 21 2024 Ref Image Without Watermark M100481

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A weekend of contrasting open wheel races draws attention to a young American driver and a great American street race.

The Pit Straight: What Makes a Great Racing Circuit?

Mercedes on track at Spa, rear view, Saturday, LAT Images

(Photo: LAT Images via Mercedes AMG F1)

It may be an off-week for Formula 1, but not for The Pit Straight, as host Jack Swansey is joined by new guest Danny Peters from the garage at one of the United States’ most historic road-racing venues: Sonoma Raceway. The two set out to identify what characteristics are shared among F1’s great racing courses: …

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