Iron Condor writes with a reminder that that the first race of the Rocket Racing League
(last mentioned here in April
, after its 2005 founding
) is set to take place later this month at Oshkosh AirVenture 08
. This race, says Iron Condor,
"is exactly what it sounds like: NASCAR 1000m above ground in rocket-propelled airplanes. Created by X-prize founder/CEO Peter Diamandis, this is 'the next evolution of racing' (at least according to the promo video, which is definitely worth watching)..."