Thursday, March 21, 2019

The Braking Point

Weekly conversation about prominent IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and NTT IndyCar Series topics between Aaron Durant and Ben Hinc.

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120: Inch the Needle Forward

Fernando Alonso and McLaren opting to not join IndyCar on a full-time basis in 2019 prompts most of Aaron and Ben's discussion on Episode 120.
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119: Misleading Underdog Stories

The season-ending Motul Petit Le Mans and a handful of other topics make for a packed first episode of the offseason.
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118: Doubling of Data

Aaron and Ben preview the Motul Petit Le Mans and discuss a major engineering addition for one IndyCar team.
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117: B2B Slog

New partnerships, cars, possibilities and more are discussed by Aaron and Ben.
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116: Pedaling a Full Circle

Gabby Chaves, Harding Steinbrenner Racing, Robert Wickens and James Hinchcliffe are topics of discussion on the 116th episode of The Braking Point.
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115: Race Within a Race

Aaron and Ben discuss IndyCar's season-ending race at Sonoma Raceway.
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114: Late Is an Understatement

Aaron and Ben discuss races at Laguna Seca and Sonoma for IMSA and IndyCar as the 2018 racing season comes down to the wire.
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113: Upside Down Race

Carnage on Lap 1 in Portland didn't make the remaining 104 laps any less intriguing while IndyCar's 2019 schedule sets the series up for the future.
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112: Brisket and Bommarito

Aaron and Ben look back over the 2018 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 and ahead to the Grand Prix of Portland.
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111: Rossi Takes a Chunk

The final GT-only and superspeedway races of 2018 are discussed by Aaron and Ben.

Hosts

Aaron Durant
As editor-in-chief, Aaron brings a developing design and editorial vision to The Apex every day and co-hosts The Braking Point podcast every week. An avid reader, he enjoys aligning his relentless care for quality with an interest in counterintuitive approaches.
Ben Hinc
Ben's executive editor title is purposefully broad to encompass the bottomless list of roles he fills for The Apex, which includes webmaster, graphic designer, quality consultant and writer. Ben's technical background and progressive media distribution approach set The Apex apart technologically and philosophically.