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Wed 13 Dec 2006
IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-12-12

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-12-12

INDYCAR SERIES NEWS AND NOTES -- Dec. 12, 2006 Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Panther Racing names driver for Indy Pro Series 2. Andretti to test Honda F1 car 3. Schmidt foundation part of federal campaign 4. Texas race...

CHAMPCAR/CART: 2007 Rule changes announced

CHAMPCAR/CART: 2007 Rule changes announced

CHAMP CAR WORLD SERIES ANNOUNCES RULE CHANGES FOR 2007 SEASON INDIANAPOLIS (December 12, 2006) -- The 2007 racing season will be a landmark one for the Champ Car World Series with the genesis of the new Panoz DP01 Champ Car, a number of new...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
IPS: IRL: Andretti Green Racing reorganizes executive team

IPS: IRL: Andretti Green Racing reorganizes executive team

Andretti Green Racing Reorganizes Executive Team INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Sept. 25, 2006) - Andretti Green Racing, the winningest team in Indy Racing League history, announced today it has restructured its executive management in response to the...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-22

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-22

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. IndyCar Series to evaluate facility, 2007 components at test 2. Drivers have past experience at Daytona 3. Firestone schedules testing 1. IndyCar Series to evaluate facility, 2007...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-21

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-21

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. 2007 season to conclude at Chicagoland 2. Record-setting season for Indy Pro Series 3. Castroneves stays in fast lane: 1. 2007 season to conclude at Chicagoland: The IndyCar® Series ...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-18

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-18

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Digital Orchid, IndyCar Series, Indianapolis Motor Speedway To Provide Mobile Content To Fans 2. Patrick featured in Newsweek article 1. Digital Orchid, IndyCar Series, Indianapolis...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-14

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-14

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Patrick to be featured on HBO's "Real Sports" 2. Mile High Motorsports joins Indy Pro Series: 3. Banquet concludes second season for fan club 1. Patrick to be featured on HBO's Real Sports:...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-12

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-12

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Nashville Superspeedway Returns To 2007 IndyCar Series Schedule 2. Motorola to back Patrick in 2007 3. Carpenter ready for more racing 4. Hornish tops $13 million in earnings 5. Drivers reap...

IPS: IRL: 2006 Awards ceremony report

IPS: IRL: 2006 Awards ceremony report

HORNISH COLLECTS A COOL $1 MILLION AS CHAMPION'S BONUS INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, Sept. 11, 2006 -- One day after winning the closest IndyCar® Series championship, Sam Hornish Jr. celebrated his third IndyCar Series championship -- again. This...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-07

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-07

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Chicagoland breeds close finishes -- and now a championship shootout 2. IndyCar Series champion to be crowned among Chicagoland fans 3. Patrick visits Wrigley Field 4. Indy Pro Series title...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-06

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-06

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Now teammates, Castroneves and Hornish want series championship 2. Hardley still chasing Indy Pro Series entrant title 3. Luyendyk returns at Chicagoland 4. Okamoto to make Indy Pro Series ...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-05

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-05

INDYCAR SERIES NEWS AND NOTES -- Sept. 5, 2006 Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Teammates battling for title not unusual 2. Foyt to fill in for Franchitti at Chicagoland 3. Road to Chicagoland -- Jay Howard 4. Crews joins...

IPS: IRL: Indycar Series News and Notes 2006-09-01

IPS: IRL: Indycar Series News and Notes 2006-09-01

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Road to Chicagoland -- Helio Castroneves 2. Road to Chicagoland -- Jonathan Klein 3. Pair of teams joins Indy Pro Series 4. Wilson penalized for actions at Infineon 1. Road to Chicagoland...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-31

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-31

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Road to Chicagoland -- Sam Hornish Jr. 2. Road to Chicagoland -- Bobby Wilson 3. New look for Kanaan 4. Racing in Utah 1. Road to Chicagoland -- Sam Hornish Jr.: (Note: This week, ...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-30

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-30

INDYCAR SERIES NEWS AND NOTES -- Aug. 30, 2006 Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Road to Chicagoland -- Dan Wheldon 2. Road to Chicagoland -- Wade Cunningham 3. A1GP test draws IndyCar Series, Indy Pro Series drivers: 1.

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-29

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-29

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Road to Chicagoland -- Scott Dixon 2. Rookies, Fisher to test at Chicagoland 3. Of note 1. Road to Chicagoland -- Scott Dixon: Scott Dixon won the 2003 IndyCar® Series championship by ...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-24

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-08-24

INDYCAR SERIES NEWS AND NOTES -- Aug. 24, 2006 Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Lincoln Tech to sponsor Meira for remainder of 2006 2. Indy Pro Series championship race by the numbers 3. Bucknum Returns to Home Track with...

IPS: IRL: Indycar Series news and notes 2006-08-23

IPS: IRL: Indycar Series news and notes 2006-08-23

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Infineon Raceway event is key piece in championship scrum -- and contenders know it 2. Tight title fight in Indy Pro Series could be decided at Infineon 3. Klein among those heading back to...

IPS: IRL: Indy 500 Carb Day news, Indy Freedom 100 race notes

IPS: IRL: Indy 500 Carb Day news, Indy Freedom 100 race notes

HORNISH LEADS FINAL PRACTICE; CUNNINGHAM WINS FREEDOM 100 THRILLER; CASTRONEVES TAKES PIT STOP CONTEST INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, May 26, 2006 -- Marlboro Team Penske's domination of the Month of May continued on Miller Lite Carb Day. Sam...

IPS: IRL: Indy 500: Firestone Carb Day report

IPS: IRL: Indy 500: Firestone Carb Day report

As Weather Heats Up at Indy, so Does Firestone Tire Action IndyCar Series teams get in final traditional Carburetion Day practice He's been the driver to beat all month, and pole sitter Sam Hornish Jr. continued setting the pace in today's final...

IPS: IRL: Indianapolis/500: News and notes Freedom 100 qualifying day

IPS: IRL: Indianapolis/500: News and notes Freedom 100 qualifying day

CUNNINGHAM CLAIMS POLE FOR FREEDOM 100 AT INDIANAPOLIS INDIANAPOLIS, Sunday, May 21, 2006 -- Wade Cunningham has history on his side in the Freedom 100. Every winner of the 40-lap race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has started from the...

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-04-03

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-04-03

INDY RACING LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES -- April 3, 2006 Today's IRL headlines 1. Castroneves basks in glow of first win 2. Herta finishes fourth, again 3. Giaffone hopes to continue success 4. Panther rebounds with top-five finish 5. Wheldon loses ...

NA-F2000: CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America pre weekend notes

NA-F2000: CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America pre weekend notes

Champ Car World Series Returns to Road America (Elkhart Lake, WI, September 18, 2006) -- The Champ Car Grand Prix returns to Road America, September 22- 24, 2006 for a three-day festival of speed and OktoberFAST celebration. This is Champ Car's...

IRL: Marco Andretti to have F1 test drive with Honda

IRL: Marco Andretti to have F1 test drive with Honda

Marco Andretti to Take Test Drive in Honda F1 Car INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 8, 2006) -Marco Andretti has received many accolades and rewards since completing his first IndyCar Series season and earning Bombardier Rookie of the Year honors....

IRL: Michigan Int'l Speedway adds seats

IRL: Michigan Int'l Speedway adds seats

MIS TO ADD ENHANCED SEATING FOR 2007 BROOKLYN, Mich. (Sept. 27, 2006) -- Race fans will see the first of many improvements at Michigan International Speedway in 2007, starting with the enhancement of two grandstands in Turn One, track President...

IRL: Ethanol fuel - Daytona test 2006-09-27

IRL: Ethanol fuel - Daytona test 2006-09-27

TWO DAYS OF SUCCESSFUL TESTING FOR INDYCARS WITH 100 PERCENT ETHANOL IN NEW HONDA ENGINES New Honda 3.5-Liter V-8 Runs Smoothly With Renewable Fuel DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 27, 2006) -- The IRL IndyCar® Series completed a successful two-...

IRL: Daytona test 2006-09-27

IRL: Daytona test 2006-09-27

INDYCAR SERIES CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL TESTING AT DAYTONA DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2006 -- After 1,331 miles of testing over two days, Daytona International Speedway's hosting of the IndyCar Series was deemed a unanimous success by...

IRL: 2007 season opens with Homestead night event

IRL: 2007 season opens with Homestead night event

INDYCAR SERIES OPENS 2007 SEASON UNDER THE LIGHTS AT HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2006 -- For the first time in its history, the IndyCar Series will open with the season with a race held under the lights. IndyCar...

IRL: Homestead-Miami Speedway 2007 date announced

IRL: Homestead-Miami Speedway 2007 date announced

INDYCAR SERIES RETURNS TO HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY 2007 Season-Opener to be Held March 24, 2007 "Under the Lights" HOMESTEAD, Fla. (September 27, 2006) -- Homestead-Miami Speedway president Curtis Gray announced today that the track will kick...

IRL: Ethanol fuel test 2006-09-26

IRL: Ethanol fuel test 2006-09-26

INDYCARS UTILIZE 100 PERCENT ETHANOL GRADE FUEL FOR THE FIRST TIME AT DAYTONA Kanaan, Hornish Enjoy Trouble Free 1st Test Day With New Honda Engine DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 26, 2006) -- A new era was unleashed Tuesday for IndyCar racing. The...

IRL: Panther Racing test notes 2006-09-26

IRL: Panther Racing test notes 2006-09-26

Vitor Meira First to Turn IndyCar Lap at Daytona Since 1959 Panther Lincoln Tech Driver First Out in Two-Day Compatibility Test DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.. (Sept. 26, 2006) -- Panther Lincoln Tech driver Vitor Meira became the first Indy-car driver...

IRL: Daytona test notes 2006-09-26

IRL: Daytona test notes 2006-09-26

INDYCAR SERIES BEGINS TESTING AT DAYTONA ROAD COURSE DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2006 -- Panther Racing's Vitor Meira turned the first official IndyCar Series lap at Daytona International Speedway as the series began a two-day ...

IRL: IndyCars roar to life at Daytona

IRL: IndyCars roar to life at Daytona

At precisely 10 a.m. Panther Racing's Vitor Meira fired his Honda-powered Dallara, pulled from his pit stall and headed down pit road as the first-ever Indy Racing League IndyCar test got underway this morning at Daytona International Speedway. ...

IRL: Motegi on 2007 sechedule

IRL: Motegi on 2007 sechedule

TWIN RING MOTEGI RETURNS TO 2007 INDYCAR SERIES SCHEDULE INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, Sept. 25, 2006 -- The IndyCar® Series will return Japan in 2007. The fifth Indy Japan 300 at Twin Ring Motegi will be held on Saturday, April 21, bringing the ...

IRL: Kentucky Speedway staff changes

IRL: Kentucky Speedway staff changes

KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY REALIGNS STAFF, WELCOMES SALES ASSOCIATES SPARTA, Ky. -- Kentucky Speedway has realigned organizational responsibilities for Debby Shipp, Dan Stuart and Mike Schmaltz and welcomed new sales associates Scott MacConnell and Chris...

IRL: Team Penske Pit Notes

IRL: Team Penske Pit Notes

Marlboro Team Penske Pit Notes September 21, 2006 CASTRONEVES HITS THE SOCCER FIELD Last Sunday night, two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves was at Tropical Park Stadium in his hometown of Miami to kick-off the Miami FC playoff...