wish I still had my satellite for just one more day
I always love watching the indycar races at Texas, gonna have to go to one someday.
qualifying for the 1st race will be by speed, the 2nd race will be by a random draw.
it'll be under the lights on Saturday night
Last time open wheel did twin races, I was 5 years old.
Here's a list of all the twin races they did in the 60s and 70s:
Indy car racing doubleheaders with race winners
July 1, 1967: Mosport, Canada (road course; Bobby Unser and Bobby Unser)
Aug. 6, 1967: St. Jovite, Canada (road course; Mario Andretti and Mario Andretti)
June 15, 1968: Mosport, Canada (road course; Dan Gurney and Dan Gurney)
July 21, 1968: Indianapolis Raceway Park (road course; Al Unser and Al Unser)
July 28, 1968: Langhorne, Pa. (Al Unser and Al Unser)
Aug. 4, 1968: St. Jovite, Canada (road course; Mario Andretti and Mario Andretti)
July 27, 1969: Indianapolis Raceway Park (road course; Dan Gurney and Peter Revson)
Sept. 14, 1969: Brainard, Minn. (road course; Gordon Johncock and Dan Gurney)
Oct. 19, 1969: Kent, Wash. (road course; Mario Andretti and Al Unser)
Feb. 28, 1971: Rafaela, Argentina (Al Unser and Al Unser)
April 15, 1973: Trenton, N.J. (A.J. Foyt and Mario Andretti)
Sept. 16, 1973: Michigan International (Billy Vukovich and Johnny Rutherford)
Sept. 22, 1974: Trenton, N.J. (A.J. Foyt and Bobby Unser)
April 22, 1979: Atlanta (Johnny Rutherford and Johnny Rutherford)
June 10, 1979: Trenton, N.J. (Bobby Unser and Bobby Unser)
July 15, 1979: Michigan International (Gordon Johncock and Bobby Unser)
June 28, 1981: Atlanta (Rick Mears and Rick Mears)