As the Mazda Road to Indy gets set to close its season at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Sept. 11-13, the Road to Indy TV crew will have a live show previewing the finale and having interviews with several drivers and key stakeholders this Saturday night.
RC Enerson (Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires), Kyle Connery (Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires), Aaron Telitz (Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda) and Andersen Promotions CEO Dan Andersen are set to be featured on the live show, which airs this Saturday night, August 22, at 7 p.m. ET on RoadToIndy.TV and via the mobile app.
A number of topics will be discussed, including each of their respective seasons thus far.
More information is available via that website or on Twitter (@RoadtoIndyTV).
Much would need to be worked out, starting with how much garage and grandstand access would be afforded for a 2021 season opener that likely would occur during a still ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
He was a spectator (with racing legend Mario Andretti) at four-time champion Jeff Gordon’s final Cup race as a full-time in the 2015 season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. In 2011, Hamilton swapped cars with three-time champion Tony Stewart at Watkins Glen International.
Having rubbed shoulders with other racing greats so often, it would seem right for Hamilton — who is one victory from tying Michael Schumacher’s career record and also could tie the F1 record with a seventh championship this season — to spend some time with the greatest basketball player of all time.