Kw-logo-smaller

Simon's Blog - May 2, 2006

Simon blogs about soapbox racing and new summer movies in his online teen blog.
Simon Blogs

May 2, 2006

So, I've decided to become the next Tony Stewart. I'm entering the rubber-burning, bumper-banging world of racecar driving! If Frankie Muniz can race cars, why can't I? I don't have a sweet ride like Frankie does yet, since I'm not a rich celebrity and I don't have a driver's license, so I'm starting out by racing in a soapbox derby.

I ordered a soapbox car kit last week and I'm going to start putting together my new wheels this weekend. This means my racecar driving career should be hitting high gear sometime in the next month or so. Soapbox racing may seem slightly lame compared to the high-octane machines the NASCAR crews are driving - but I've got to start somewhere. Soapbox derby this year, go-karts next year, the checkered flag at the Daytona 500 in 2014!

Speaking of fast cars, there's a couple of cool racing flicks I'm looking forward to seeing this summer. Cars is an animated movie about stock cars and Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby has Will Ferrell starring as a rebel NASCAR driver. I saw previews for both of them at the theater last week and they look pretty funny. So, between building cars, racing cars, and watching cars, my summer will be filled with plenty of driving action. Maybe, I'll change by name to Slick Lightning. Anyway, gotta fly... your summer plans.

Later,
Simon

Related Stories:

  • Sindy's Blog - April 27, 2006
  • Simon's Blog - April 11, 2006
  • Sindy's Blog - April 6, 2006
  • Simon's Blog - March 28, 2006
  • More Free Online Blogs by Sindy and Simon
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments

    share with your friends


    Twitter Facebook Myspace Digg


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    F1146235314000

    Favorite Racecar Driver? Vote!

    • Tony Stewart.
    • Jeff Gordon.
    • Danica Patrick.
    • Frankie Muniz.

    related stories

    Dear Dish-It in the forums

    HPDeskjetDell12
    no one, l like friends but do not like best friend type....
    reply about 2 hours
    Not_So_Perfect_
    Real - Shania, Josh, Becca, Chloe, Lewis KW - None on here tbh :/
    reply about 2 hours
    greatworldatlas
    Sorry I did not know that I needed to use blanks.Thanks for telling me.
    reply about 4 hours
    ice cream girl
    ice cream girl posted in Friends:
    I don't have one best friend, I have like 5 or 6.. But my best friends on here are orange45 and lovefroglol122
    reply about 7 hours
    DJwwjd
    DJwwjd posted in Family Issues:
    Well, try looking innocent! like this (the blanks are people u fill them in) ''___, I've always wondered, why do you curse?*he answers*Oh, well dont you think its a little too much for people to take in?" in other words be the therapist for the family like me! I'm the only smart one in my family!
    reply about 8 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

    Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

    157262_(2)

    When you go back to Candyland, you’ll wonder why you ever left in the first plac...

    100x100_ra_logo_girl

    Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

    _thumb_100x100

    Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...