Tag Archives: Sid Collins

Top 10 reasons to love the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Indianapolis 500
May 13, 2016

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is one of my favorite places on the planet, and when May rolls around that is where I choose to work. Because of technology, we can do my radio show anyplace we like with minimal tech support, so why not do the show from Jonathan Byrd Racing’s garage (B-20) everyday the track […]

Donald Davidson Remembers Eddie Sachs – the Clown Prince of Racing
May 20, 2011

Eddie Sachs died in a fiery crash during the 1964 Indianapolis 500 that also claimed the life of Dave MacDonald, and what followed was one of the most memorable moments in sports broadcasting history. Sid Collins, the original voice of the 500, eulogized Sachs in a poignant and extemporaneous performance that was remarkable, and stands […]