Hey everyone! A few weeks ago I had the absolute pleasure of “Doing the Double”. That means I was in Indianapolis, for the Indy 500, then flew to Charlotte for the Coca-Cola 600. It is something that only a hand full of people have ever been able to do. I was joined by my good buddies Jason from Engineering Explained, and Todd from Formula1Blog. Two razor sharp dudes that I always love being around and talking cars. It was a jam packed weekend, that I will not soon forget.
Join me today as we chat:
- Tour of the Team Penske garage
- All about Indy car steering wheels
- Vinod Natarajan talking about Shell V-Power Nitro Plus
- Differences in fuel injection types
- How low quality fuel impacts intake valves
- What is “Gunk”
- Impact of Corrosion
- Carbon buildup on Direct Injection engines
- The Indy 500
- The Coca-Cola 600
- and more
Trouble Viewing? Watch “Shell V-Power Nitro Plus and Indy 500 ~ Podcast Episode 71” on YouTube.
As always your questions and comments are very much appreciated. If you have a suggestion for a show topic, use the contact me form, or email me Charles(at)humblemechanic(dot)com. I would also like to thank Rusty for joining me in studio today. It is always a fun time chatting with him, even more so when we don’t 100% agree.
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