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Grip Strip Podcast Episode 60 – Lewis Reigns, Darlington Throwbacks and More

Phil and Josh return for Episode 60 of the Grip Strip Podcast to discuss Lewis Hamilton taking down Max Verstappen at Catalunya after securing his 100th pole.  The guys get into the strategy and how LH came back after a poor start along with what it means for Red Bull after a 2019 Hungary replay.  Midfield battles are starting to become clearer after four rounds and the guys discuss the teams who are up and down along with Egghead. 

NASCAR raced at Darlington for throwback weekend with Martin Truex, Jr. dominating on Sunday plus wins for Justin Allgaier and Sheldon Creed in XFinity and Trucks respectively.  Discussion about the product and rules package came up after LCD fans complained about how boring the Cup race was.  Phil and Josh went into what those wins meant for each driver relative to the playoff situation.

The Round Up discussed MotoGP at Jerez and the upcoming Le Mans races, Supercars at The Bend, Formula E at Monaco, Formula 3 at Catalunya with four American’s represented on the grid and IMSA previewed for Mid-Ohio. 

2021 NFL Schedule release evening took place and the guys discuss their respective teams 17-game slates including a week 11 battle between Jacksonville and San Francisco.  Further previews of this weekends races at Indianapolis GP circuit and initial discussions about the Indianapolis 500 along with NASCAR at Dover took place along with Josh’s exploits on iRacing for fixed Indy 500 and NASCAR 1987. 

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Passionate and knowledgeable Motorsports fan along with love of football, baseball and fantasy sports. Podcaster, bowler, reader and currently working full-time while still pursuing my passions.

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