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McLaren Spyder
07 Jan

Guide : Buying Your First Sports Car

So you’ve always wanted to buy a “sports car” and you’ve finally decided to go for it, but you don’t even know where to start? Buying a sports car can be overwhelming for many reasons. Many buyers can’t decide and end up buying on impulse after they are won over by a good salesman. It’s […]


custom hot rods | ebay collection by shannon mcintosh
06 Nov

eBay Collections: Custom Hot Rods

Collection: Custom Hot Rods by “shannonmac” I have always had a love for cars. I’ve always loved muscle cars and a great curiosity for hot rods. I’ve been to dozens of car shows in my life and the lifestyle and passion that the folks who are passion about hot rods are one of a kind. […]


maria de villota, sean edwards
16 Oct

Our Passion Fuels Our Desire Over the Risks

The Motosports World Suffers the Loss of Another Racecar Driver All over the world, the motorsports community lingers in a dark cloud yet again. Just four days after Formula One test driver, Maria De Villota was found dead, we have learned that Porsche Supercup Championship driver, Sean Edwards was killed. Neither of them were driving […]


Shannon McIntosh
25 Apr

Excuse Me Sir, You Say Women Can’t Race?

A 23 year old woman’s 18 year racing career has a pointed perspective on Sir Stirling Moss’ opinion that women don’t have the mental aptitude to race. I remember back when I raced USAC Midgets (a 900 pound, 400 horsepower beast of a machine), and someone told my dad “she looks and acts like a […]


09 Apr

When a Racecar Driver Must Consider Spectating a Good Thing

I’ve never been a very good spectator; I don’t sit still well, and I don’t like to not be a part of the fun. Last weekend was the INDYCAR season opener in St. Petersburg, Florida (where I reside) and it would be the first race of the year I would attend, and as a spectator. […]


Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse
21 Feb

Danica Patrick Does Good at Daytona

What it Means for the Sport as First Woman Ever to Earn Pole Position at Daytona 500 I’ve never been a part of the rainbows and butterflies girl-power sorority, but of course, I have a strong opinion and position on women in motorsports. When Danica said she’s always approached her career with the mindset that […]


Shannon McIntosh Team True Car no. 18
15 Feb

Do What You Wanna Do

Photo credit of car #18 Van Diemen DP08 Mazda: Tom Turk Photo “What do you do?” That’s a broad question, huh? Well, we all do something, don’t we? It’s a question that comes up most every time strangers meet. “I’m a race car driver,” and I proceed to ask “what do you do?” The response […]


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