In a rare situation, both Kurt Busch and his younger brother Kyle are in the final 12 "race for the chase" drivers this year.
Unlike many peaks, there is no "escape hatch" on the Matterhorn. Not much room for error, which is why more than 500 people have died there, thrice the fatalities of Mt. Everest.
Trinity was the culmination of the Manhattan Project where, during World War II, some of the best scientific minds toiled to perfect a device they called "the gadget." With the force of 20,000 tons of TNT, the gadget broke windows 90 miles away
As we break through 190 mph in the McLaren, a kind of tunnel vision takes over. You stare so intently at the runway ahead that nothing registers peripherally but a background blur.