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Sun 10 Dec 2006
IRL: Chicagoland Speedway 2007 schedule announced

IRL: Chicagoland Speedway 2007 schedule announced

CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES 2007 SCHEDULE Schedule Features Second Consecutive Season-Ending IndyCar Series Event on Sept. 9 and the Return of NASCAR in mid-July (Joliet, Ill. - September 21, 2006) Chicagoland Speedway's 2007...

IRL: Chip Ganassi Racing memories

IRL: Chip Ganassi Racing memories

Target Chip Ganassi Racing Celebrates 50 Wins, Over 50 Poles, and a Million Memories With a win in the 2006 IndyCar season finale at Chicagoland Speedway, Target Chip Ganassi Racing took a moment to celebrate their 50th victory in open wheel...

IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-20

IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-09-20

INDYCAR SERIES NEWS AND NOTES -- Sept. 20, 2006 Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. IndyCar Series Returns To Richmond International Raceway In 2007 2. Hornish Wins Third-Quarter Driver's Award 3. Hornish's Wife Reaps Reward,...

IRL: Richmond Int'l Raceway on 2007 calendar

IRL: Richmond Int'l Raceway on 2007 calendar

INDYCAR® SERIES RETURNS TO RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY FOR SEVENTH STRAIGHT YEAR IN 2007 Richmond, VA (September 20, 2006)--Once again, fans at Richmond International Raceway will be treated to a weekend of open-wheel action, featuring ...

IRL: Watkins Glen receives new 2007 race date

IRL: Watkins Glen receives new 2007 race date

THE GLEN RECEIVES NEW INDYCAR SERIES DATE Race Weekend to Follow 4th of July Watkins Glen, NY (September 19, 2006) -- Watkins Glen International President Craig Rust announced today that the track's annual IndyCar Series race will move to...

IRL: New dates for Kansas Speedway, Watkins Glen in 2007

IRL: New dates for Kansas Speedway, Watkins Glen in 2007

NEW DATES FOR KANSAS SPEEDWAY, WATKINS GLEN INTERNATIONAL ON 2007 INDYCAR SERIES SCHEDULE INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2006 -- The IndyCar® Series races at Kansas Speedway and Watkins Glen International will have new dates in 2007, series...

IRL: Series to run Ethanol fuel in 2007

IRL: Series to run Ethanol fuel in 2007

INDYCAR® SERIES TAKES LEADERSHIP ROLE WITH 100 PERCENT FUEL GRADE ETHANOL IN 2007 Honda-powered IndyCars To Use Renewable Fuel Source To Make Motorsports History SPEEDWAY, Ind. (Sept. 14, 2006) -- Last Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway, the ...

IRL: CARA fundraiser in Joliet a success

IRL: CARA fundraiser in Joliet a success

INDY 500 CHAMPIONS HIGHLIGHT INAUGURAL CARA CHARITIES "CARS & STARS AT HIGH SPEED" EVENT FRIDAY AT AUTOBAHN COUNTRY CLUB Helio, Rahal, Rutherford and Unser Participate To Raise Money For Charity JOLIET, ILL. (SEPT. 9, 2006) -- It looked...

IRL: Special test scheduled on Daytona's infield road course

IRL: Special test scheduled on Daytona's infield road course

INDYCAR SERIES SCHEDULES COMPATIBILITY TEST AT DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2006 -- The IndyCar® Series and Daytona International Speedway announced plans today for a compatibility test at Daytona ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Chip Ganassi Racing race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Chip Ganassi Racing race report

Target Wins 50th Race with a 1-2 Finish at Chicago Joliet, Illinois, September 10, 2006--Target Chip Ganassi Racing earned its' 50th win in dramatic fashion to close out the 2006 IndyCar Season with a 1-2 finish at Chicagoland Speedway. However,...

IRL: 2006 Final standings

IRL: 2006 Final standings

@>Drivers' Championship Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- --------------- 1. Sam Hornish Jr.* 475 2. Dan Wheldon ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Honda Racing race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Honda Racing race report

Wheldon Wins the Battle at Chicagoland but Hornish Takes the IndyCar Championship It was a fitting end to the 2006 IndyCar Series season, with the four championship contenders alone on the lead lap of the final race of the year, battling for...

IRL: Chicagoland: Tony Kanaan race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Tony Kanaan race report

Kanaan Drives Team 7-Eleven Car to Seventh-Place Finish at Chicagoland Speedway JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 10, 2006) -Tony Kanaan piloted the ...

IRL: Chicagoland Speedway race summary

IRL: Chicagoland Speedway race summary

Wheldon Wins the Race; Hornish Takes the Title at Chicagoland Speedway JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 10, 2006) - The 2006 IRL IndyCar Series season ended as it began on Sunday - with Dan Wheldon celebrating in Gatorade Victory Lane at Chicagoland ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Race report, champion crowned

IRL: Chicagoland: Race report, champion crowned

WHELDON WINS PEAK ANTIFREEZE INDY 300; HORNISH CLAIMS THIRD INDYCAR SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP JOLIET, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 10, 2006 -- Sam Hornish Jr. emerged from one of the closest point battles in IndyCar Series with his third IndyCar Series title...

IRL: Chicagoland: Marco Andretti race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Marco Andretti race report

Andretti Finishes Disappointing 18th in NYSE Car at Chicagoland Speedway JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 10, 2006) - What started as a promising race turned sour when a broken wheel caused NYSE driver Marco Andretti to go a lap down en route to an 18th...

IRL: Chicagoland: Bryan Herta race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Bryan Herta race report

Herta Finishes 15th in XM Satellite Radio Car at Chicagoland JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 10, 2006) - XM Satellite Radio driver Bryan Herta finished 15th at the Peak Antifreeze Indy 300, the final IndyCar Series event of the season. Herta finished 11th...

IRL: Chicagoland: AJ Foyt IV race report

IRL: Chicagoland: AJ Foyt IV race report

Foyt Drives to 14th Place Finish at Chicagoland in Klein Tools/Canadian Club Car JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 10, 2006) - A.J. Foyt IV, driving in place of the injured Dario Franchitti, finished 14th in the Klein Tools/Canadian Club car at the Peak ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Panther Racing race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Panther Racing race report

Meira Battles For Sixth at Kentucky Brazilian Ends Successful Season With Panther Racing JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 9, 2006) -- A long battle Sunday at Kentucky Speedway left Lincoln Tech Panther driver Vitor Meira with a sixth place finish in the...

IRL: Chicagoland: Kosuke Matsuura race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Kosuke Matsuura race report

Matsuura Closes the Season 11th at Chicagoland The 2006 IndyCar Series season came to a close today with the PEAK Antifreeze Indy 300 at Chicagoland Speedway. After claiming his career-best starting position at the 1.5-mile oval of eighth, ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Firestone race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Firestone race report

Wheldon wins Chicagoland race; Hornish claims championship Dan Wheldon and his Target Chip Ganassi Racing team did absolutely everything they could today, but they fell just short of taking the 2006 IndyCar Series Championship from Sam Hornish...

IRL: Chicagoland: Scott Sharp race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Scott Sharp race report

Sharp Finishes Ninth at Chicagoland Scott Sharp capped off the 2006 IndyCar Series season with a ninth-place finish in the PEAK Antifreeze Indy 300 this afternoon. Sharp, who qualified fifth, ran in that position throughout the majority of ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Vision Racing race report

IRL: Chicagoland: Vision Racing race report

CARPENTER EARNS PERSONAL BEST FINISH OF FIFTH FOR VISION RACING IN SEASON FINALE AT CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY JOLIET, Ill. -- Ed Carpenter earned his best-ever IndyCar Series finish of fifth place for Vision Racing in the season finale Peak ...

IRL: Wheldon wins Chicagoland shootout

IRL: Wheldon wins Chicagoland shootout

Target Chip Ganassi driver Dan Wheldon won the battle and tied the war Sunday as he claimed victory in the Peak Antifreeze Indy 300 at Chicagoland Speedway outside Joliet, Illinois. His effort moved him into a tie for the points lead toward the...

IRL: Chicagoland: Race results

IRL: Chicagoland: Race results

Pos Car Driver Chassis Laps Gap Status --- --- ------------------- ---------- ----- -------- --------------- 1. 10 Dan Wheldon Dallara 200 ... 2. 9 Scott Dixon Dallara 200 0.1897 3. 6...

IRL: Rain in Chicago cancels IndyCar final practice

IRL: Rain in Chicago cancels IndyCar final practice

Rainy Chicagoland Speedway will host the Indy Racing League championship today, if the weather cooperates. After a morning of persistent rain the IndyCar series practice leading into the Peak Antifreeze Indy 300 was officially cancelled by IRL...

IRL: Chicagoland Speedway qualifying summary

IRL: Chicagoland Speedway qualifying summary

All Four IRL IndyCar Series Championship Contenders to Start up Front for the PEAK Antifreeze Indy 300 Presented by Mr. Clean JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 9, 2006) - Winner take all is the most likely scenario for Sunday's PEAK Antifreeze Indy 300 ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Chip Ganassi qualifying report

IRL: Chicagoland: Chip Ganassi qualifying report

Front Row Start for Target in Season Finale at Chicagoland Joliet, Illinois, September 9, 2006-- Target Chip Ganassi Racing has a front row start for one final chance at the IndyCar Series 2006 Championship in this weekend's 200 lap shootout at...

IRL: Chicagoland: AJ Foyt IV qualifying report

IRL: Chicagoland: AJ Foyt IV qualifying report

Foyt to Start on the Inside of Row 6 in Klein Tools/Canadian Club Car JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 9, 2006) - A.J. Foyt IV, who is driving the ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Tony Kanaan qualifying report

IRL: Chicagoland: Tony Kanaan qualifying report

Kanaan to Start From 13th Position in Team 7-Eleven Car at Chicagoland Speedway JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 9, 2006) - Team 7-Eleven driver Tony Kanaan recorded a speed of 211.740 miles per hour (25.8430 seconds) around the 1.5-mile Chicagoland Speedway...

IRL: Chicagoland: Vision Racing qualifying report

IRL: Chicagoland: Vision Racing qualifying report

VISION RACING TO START SEVENTH AND TWELFTH AT CHICAGOLAND JOLIET, Ill. -- Vision Racing driver, Tomas Scheckter, led the way for his team in qualifying taking the seventh spot for the start of tomorrow's Peak Antifreeze Indy 300 presented by Mr.

IRL: Chicagoland: Qualifying report

IRL: Chicagoland: Qualifying report

INDYCAR SERIES CONTENDERS SWEEP FRONT TWO ROWS JOLIET, Ill., Saturday, Sept. 9, 2006 -- The four remaining IndyCar Series championship contenders claimed the top four spots during today's Marlboro Pole Qualifying for the PEAK Antifreeze Indy 300...

IRL: Chicagoland: Honda Racing qualifying report

IRL: Chicagoland: Honda Racing qualifying report

Hornish Claims Pole for Chicago Finale There are four remaining contenders for the 2006 IndyCar Series championship, and they will be starting in the first four positions in Sunday's Peak Antifreeze Indy 300 at Chicagoland Speedway, led ...

IRL: Chicagoland: Panther Racing qualifying report

IRL: Chicagoland: Panther Racing qualifying report

Meira Starts Sixth At Chicagoland Speedway Brazilian Lines Up in Six Spot for Fifth Time This Season JOLIET, Ill. (Sept. 9, 2006) -- Lincoln Tech Panther Racing driver Vitor Meira qualified sixth for the PEAK Antifreeze Indy 300 Saturday ...