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Sat 20 Sep 2003
IRL: Kanaan tops Fontana timesHeadline

IRL: Kanaan tops Fontana times

There are five drivers still in contention for this year's IndyCar Series championship and four of them were among the top five in practice for Sunday's Toyota Indy 400 at the two-mile California Speedway. Tony Kanaan. Photo by Michael...

Fri 19 Sep 2003
ETCC: CHAMPCAR/CART: Zanardi to drive BMW in ETCC at MonzaHeadline

ETCC: CHAMPCAR/CART: Zanardi to drive BMW in ETCC at Monza

Munich. Alessandro Zanardi will be competing in motorsport again for the first time since he suffered severe injuriesas a result of an accident two years ago. The Italian lost both legs when he was competing in a round of the American ChampCar ...

Thu 18 Sep 2003
IRL: Two for the titleHeadline

IRL: Two for the title

INDIANAPOLIS, September 16, 2003 - The final two races of the Indy Racing League's IndyCar Series mean a lot to everyone involved. There are 41 points separating the top five contenders for the $1 million prize that goes with the title Champion,...

Thu 11 Sep 2003
IRL: Rookies on the runHeadline

IRL: Rookies on the run

Only ten points separate the top two contenders for 2003 Bombardier Rookie of the Year in the Indy Racing League's IndyCar Series. Roger Yasukawa, driver of the ...

Sun 07 Sep 2003
IRL: Hornish by a whisker at ChicagolandHeadline

IRL: Hornish by a whisker at Chicagoland

Sam Hornish Jr. knows exactly what he needs to do to take his third straight IndyCar Series title: win the last three races. He began that thrust today at the 1.5-mile banked Chicagoland Superspeedway oval by winning the Delphi Indy 300 by a...

Wed 03 Sep 2003
IRL: Brack ready for better daysHeadline

IRL: Brack ready for better days

Kenny Brack has the credentials of a winner, as he is both the Indy Racing League's 1998 champion and victor in the 1999 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race. After a three-year hiatus from the League, Brack returned to action this year with Team Rahal, a...

Mon 01 Sep 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Junqueira dances through the streets of DenverHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Junqueira dances through the streets of Denver

Brazilian Bruno Junqueira outpaced the field and drove to his second consecutive victory on the Denver street course in the Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford. Bruno Junqueira. Photo by Eric Gilbert. "This...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Junquiera leans on Friday time to claim Denver poleHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Junquiera leans on Friday time to claim Denver pole

In a rain-soaked single-car qualifying session, defending Denver Grand Prix champion Bruno Junqueira simply held on to his time from Friday's run, and will start from the front row for Sunday's race. "I don't think it was really (fair) to be...

Sat 30 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Junqueira sits on provisional pole in DenverHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Junqueira sits on provisional pole in Denver

Performing in the new single-car qualifying format introduced by CART this weekend, Bruno Junquiera took full advantage of a freshly paved racing surface and claimed provisional pole in the thin air of Denver. "I'm very pleased to have single...

Wed 27 Aug 2003
IRL: The Professor and The KidHeadline

IRL: The Professor and The Kid

Gil de Ferran intends to leave the Indy Racing League IndyCar Series and his 21-year racing career on top. Currently second in points behind teammate Helio Castroneves (429-404), the 35-year-old veteran announced yesterday that he'd give up his...

Tue 26 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Jourdain gets his second win in MontrealHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Jourdain gets his second win in Montreal

Michel Jourdain Jr. passed early race leader Alex Tagliani during the final round of pit stops to win today's Molson Indy Montreal. The win was Jourdain's second in his breakthrough year with Team Rahal and his first on a road course. The points...

IRL: A champion retires, a champion gains his seatHeadline

IRL: A champion retires, a champion gains his seat

The wait is over to learn Sam Hornish Jr.'s plans for the future. The 24-year-old from Defiance, OH has aligned himself with the most successful team in American open wheel racing, Marlboro Team Penske. Sam Hornish Jr.. Photo by ...

IRL: Helio Castroneves wins tight race at NazarethHeadline

IRL: Helio Castroneves wins tight race at Nazareth

Helio Castroneves won today's Firestone Indy 225 at Nazareth Speedway, in a race that had little on-track passing but more than enough excitement. Helio inherited the lead on lap 53 of the 225 lap event when pole sitter and early leader Scott...

Sun 24 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Tagliani takes hometown poleHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Tagliani takes hometown pole

Alex Tagliani won the pole for tomorrow's Molson Indy Montreal today with a flying lap of 1:19.665 seconds (122.418 mph) over the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. The Montreal native's success was greeted with loud cheers from his hometown fans after...

IRL: Scott Dixon takes Pole at NazarethHeadline

IRL: Scott Dixon takes Pole at Nazareth

Scott Dixon took the pole for tomorrow's Firestone Indy 225 with a speed of 171.182 mph. His speed on the oddly-shaped one mile oval was was shy of Gil de Ferran's pole record of 172.778 mph set last year, but Scott enjoyed the run and the ...

Sat 23 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Servia fastest in MontrealHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Servia fastest in Montreal

Oriol Servia took the provisional pole today for Sunday's Champ Car Molson Indy Montreal with a fast time of 1:21.112 seconds (120.234 mph.) The Patrick Racing driver was fastest all day, setting fast time in each of the two morning practice ...

Fri 22 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Salo swings through IndyHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Salo swings through Indy

You never know who you'll see at a race track. Case in point: the NHRA have held closed [to the public] test sessions yesterday and today at Indianapolis Raceway Park. Wandering the paddock, one could find Indy Racing League and CART ...

Thu 21 Aug 2003
IRL: Hornish plans for his future quietlyHeadline

IRL: Hornish plans for his future quietly

Whatever Sam Hornish's future plans are once he leaves Pennzoil Panther Racing at the end of the 2003 Indy Racing League IndyCar Series campaign, the 24-year-old Indy Racing League IndyCar Series driver from Defiance, OH is keeping them to ...

Thu 14 Aug 2003
IRL: Wheldon finds his wayHeadline

IRL: Wheldon finds his way

There are only three rookies in the IndyCar Series Class of '03, and one whose actions - and affiliations - have brought him prominence thus far in the year is Briton Dan Wheldon. Dan Wheldon. Photo by Michael Kim. After winning the...

Tue 12 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Tracy sweeps again, this time at Mid-OhioHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Tracy sweeps again, this time at Mid-Ohio

Paul Tracy made another clean sweep of the available points in a one-two finish for Team Forsythe today at the Champ Car Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio. Rookie American Spirit Team Johansson driver Ryan Hunter-Reay finished third, the best of his CART ...

IRL: Castroneves breaks his dry spell at St. LouisHeadline

IRL: Castroneves breaks his dry spell at St. Louis

Helio Castroneves won the Emerson Indy 250 at Gateway International Raceway, earning his first victory since winning the Indianapolis 500 last year. Helio Castroneves. Photo by indyracing.com/Ron McQueeney. After going 20 races...

Sun 10 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Tracy takes pole but Hunter-Reay steals showHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Tracy takes pole but Hunter-Reay steals show

Lexington, Ohio - Paul Tracy went faster than he did yesterday and faster than all the other Champ Car drivers, giving him the pole for tomorrow's Champ Car Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio. The pole gives him two points on the weekend and puts him just...

IRL: Castroneves claims St. Louis pole, instrument-freeHeadline

IRL: Castroneves claims St. Louis pole, instrument-free

Helio Castroneves won his second pole position of the season in qualifying for Sunday's Emerson Indy 250 at Gateway International Raceway, breaking the track record set one year ago by his teammate Gil de Ferran. Castroneves toured the 1.25-mile...

Sat 09 Aug 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Canadian day at Mid-OhioHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Canadian day at Mid-Ohio

Three Canadian drivers topped the order for today's qualifying session for the CART Champ Car World Series at the Champ Car Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio. Paul Tracy took the championship point and the guaranteed front row starting position for...