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ABOUT KATIE'S RACING LINE

Hi! Welcome to Katie’s Racing Line. I’m Katie Mech and this will be my corner of the universe, and hopefully the place you can come for a fan’s view of racing, tracks, and all the adventures that come with being a special brand of crazy racing fan. I’m no one special in the racing world, but here’s what I do know: endurance racing is part man and machine, but also a huge part passion. That’s what this is all about.

Carnivals and Racing

I am, without a doubt, a sports car racing girl at heart. It is what piqued my interest, it feeds my soul, and every sports car racing weekend ends with me waxing poetic about how absolutely incredible it was, how much I love the cars, the people...

The Great American Racing Party

REPUBLISHED FROM 2016 In exactly one week, one of the greatest North American racing traditions will begin. The campers will arrive, the elaborate set ups will be built, teams will unload future race winning cars, and the Twelve Hours of Sebring...

An Ode to the Racing Fan

In the two and a half weeks since the Rolex 24 Hours, I’ve struggled to find a unique take on the fantastic race we all witnessed. A fan favorite won after far too many years of being close to that top step, the Acura NSX impressed on its race...

Twice Around the Clock and You Can’t Stop

Originally published Jan 18, 2017 It seems completely insane that, two weeks from now, the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona will be done. The first race of the season will be over, drivers will have their Rolexes, and most of us will be going back to work...







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