One Lap of America
The 2017 Tire Rack One Lap of America is a punishing road/rally race that has been run for 34 years made a stop in central Indiana at the Grissom Aeroplex’s Autocross course maintained by the Indy SCAA. The One Lap of America events were founded by automotive journalist Brock Yates, the events even went on to later inspire the Hollywood produced Cannonball Run movies.
Wrenchflix content producers and partners Hoosier 360 had the chance to check the autocross event out and met Mike Finnigan cohost of Motortrend’s show “Roadkill” along with Tony Angelo host of Hot Rod Garage. Finnigan and Angelo were running the event in a 1969 Pontiac Firebird, which was built from in three days with the help of Diversified Creations in Michigan. Finnigan is a down to earth car guy who doesnt shy away from meeting with fans and talking about cars – right away you can tell this guy is passionate about cars and his fans.
Check out these awesome 360 degree photos provided by Hoosier 360 of the Finnigan Firebird and autocross event!