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Sat 25 Oct 2008
Series Australia Saturday qualifying notes

Series Australia Saturday qualifying notes

POWER TAKES POLE FOR NIKON INDY 300 SURFERS PARADISE, Australia - Will Power gave the home crowd something to cheer about. The Team Australia driver captured the PEAK Motor Oil Pole Award presented by AutoZone for the Nikon Indy 300 with a lap...

Rahal Letterman Racing Australia qualifying notes

Rahal Letterman Racing Australia qualifying notes

RYAN HUNTER-REAY AND RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING CLAIM TOP-FIVE STARTING BERTH IN AUSTRALIA SURFERS PARADISE, Australia - Ryan Hunter-Reay ( ...

Vision Racing Australia qualifying notes

Vision Racing Australia qualifying notes

Surfers Paradise, Australia (Saturday Oct. 25, 2008)- Weather played a big part in mixing things up in qualifying for Vision Racing and the rest of the field at Surfers Paradise in preparation for the Nikon Indy 300. A significant rainstorm hit...

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing Australia qualifying notes

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing Australia qualifying notes

McDONALD'S DRIVER WILSON SET FASTEST LAP OF WEEKEND BUT QUALIFIED NINTH FOR THE NIKON INDY 300; RAIN ALSO LIMITED HOLE IN THE WALL CAMPS DRIVER RAHAL TO 13TH OVERALL: Rain fell at the start of qualifying for Rahal and the rest of Group 1 and...

Australia event starting lineup

Australia event starting lineup

Pos Car Driver Team Time Speed --- --- -------------------- ----------------------------------- --------- --------- 1. 8 Will Power KV Racing Technology 1:34.945 ...

Australia event practice 3 times

Australia event practice 3 times

Pos Car Driver Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- ------------------- -------- ------- ------- -------- 1. 02 Justin Wilson 1:34.507 106.468 2. 8 Will Power 1:34.652 0.145 0.145 ...

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-25

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-25

DAY THREE OF NIKON INDY 300 IS POWER-PACKED Will Power has re-written history at day three of the Nikon Indy 300, becoming the first driver to win three pole positions on the Gold Coast (2006, 2007, 2008) and the only one to secure the pole spot...

Power hits fastest time in home event on FridayHeadline

Power hits fastest time in home event on Friday

Will Power wasted no time in giving the local fans in Australia a reason to cheer as they enjoyed the sights and sounds of the IndyCar Series first visit to the Streets of Surfers Paradise in Queensland on Friday. Driving the Aussie Vineyards Team...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
KV Racing Australia Friday notes

KV Racing Australia Friday notes

KV RACING TECHNOLOGY- TEAM AUSTRALIA'S WILL POWER FASTEST AFTER FIRST DAY OF PRACTICE FOR NIKON INDY 300 ORIOL SERVIA FOURTH SURFERS PARADISE, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA - - OCTOBER 24, 2008 - - Round ...

Vision Racing Australia Friday notes

Vision Racing Australia Friday notes

Surfers Paradise, Australia (Friday, Oct. 24, 2008)- Of all the IndyCar drivers competing in the Nikon Indy 300 this weekend in Australia, Vision Racing drivers Ed Carpenter and A.J. Foyt IV are probably the ones that have the most to gain. In...

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-24

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-24

LOCALS DOMINATE ON DAY TWO OF NIKON INDY 300 Local drivers have continued to rule on day two of the Nikon Indy 300, with Queensland's Will Power and Jamie Whincup topping the fields in the IndyCar Series and V8 Supercars ...

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-23

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-23

NIKON INDY 300 OFF TO A FLYING START The first day of the Nikon Indy 300 has got off to a flying start on the Streets of Surfers Paradise today. The IndyCar Series team of Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing have prepared for their first appearance on...

Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Australia Friday notes

Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Australia Friday notes

EMU AUSTRALIA CARS OF DREYER & REINBOLD RACING READY FOR ACTION DOWN UNDER Buddy Rice and Townsend Bell have arrived in Australia and kept busy with activities on and off the track SURFERS PARADISE, Australia -- Buddy Rice and Townsend Bell,...

Panther Racing Australia Friday notes

Panther Racing Australia Friday notes

Wheldon Completes First Australia Practice Day in Panther's No. 4 Car Former Indy 500 and IndyCar Series Champion Finishes 18th in Friday Practice SURFERS PARADISE, Australia -- (October 24, 2008) -- Dan Wheldon concluded his first full day...

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing Australia Friday notes

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing Australia Friday notes

HOLE IN THE WALL CAMPS DRIVER RAHAL AND McDONALD'S DRIVER WILSON 5TH AND 6TH RESPECTIVELY IN PRACTICE FOR THE NIKON INDY 300 IN AUSTRALIA Justin Wilson, No. 02 McDonald's Dallara/Honda/Firestone: "This morning went a little smoother than this...

Series Australia Friday practice notes

Series Australia Friday practice notes

POWER TOPS OPENING DAY ON STREETS OF SURFERS PARADISE SURFERS PARADISE, Australia - Will Power made a strong statement that he will be a contender to win in his home country by leading both Oct. 24 practice sessions for the Nikon Indy 300 on the...

Team Australia Friday Australia event notes

Team Australia Friday Australia event notes

WILL POWER SMASHES THE OPPOSITION ON DAY ONE AT SURFERS PARADISE Aussie Vineyards -- Team Australia driver Will Power has made his intentions clear on day one of the of 2008 Nikon Indy 300, smashing the opposition in the first two ...

Rahal Letterman Racing Australia Friday notes

Rahal Letterman Racing Australia Friday notes

RYAN HUNTER-REAY AND RLR STANDS EIGHTH AFTER OPENING DAY OF SURFERS PARADISE INDYCAR PRACTICE SURFERS PARADISE, Australia - Ryan Hunter-Reay ( ...

Australia event practice 2 times

Australia event practice 2 times

Pos Car Driver Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- ------------------- -------- ------- ------- -------- 1. 8 Will Power 1:34.808 106.130 2. 3 Helio Castroneves 1:36.161 1.353 1.353 ...

Australia event practice 1 times

Australia event practice 1 times

Pos Car Driver Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- ------------------- -------- ------- ------- -------- 1. 8 Will Power 1:36.339 104.444 2. 02 Justin Wilson 1:36.561 0.222 0.222 ...

KV Racing Australia event preview

KV Racing Australia event preview

Oriol Servia finished ninth in his inaugural IndyCar Series season with 358 points, just 21 points out of sixth place. Servia scored seven top-10 finishes (five on road/street circuits) including five top-five showings (season high fourth at...

Chip Ganassi Racing Australia event preview

Chip Ganassi Racing Australia event preview

Dixon-Franchitti Pairing Set to Make Racing History; Australia's Surfers; Paradise Race Will Offer Preview of 2009 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Lineup INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (October 23, 2008) -- When Target Chip Ganassi Racing (TCGR) begins their...

Australia non-points event preview

Australia non-points event preview

INDYCAR SERIES MAKES FIRST VISIT TO AUSTRALIA Nikon Indy 300 Date / Time Saturday, Oct. 25 10:30 p.m. (EDT) Track Streets of Surfers Paradise, Australia Distance 60 laps / 167.7 miles TV ESPN Classic (Live); ESPN2, 11 p.m. Sunday, Oct....

Justin Wilson Australia event preview

Justin Wilson Australia event preview

Justin looking for a top finish down under This weekend sees Justin and the Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing team take to the streets of Surfers Paradise in Queensland, Australia, for the Nikon Indy 300, the final race on the 2008 IndyCar calendar....

Thu 23 Oct 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-22

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-22

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Off-track activities prelude to Nikon Indy 300 2. Viso nominated for Autosport award 3. DownForce banquet this weekend 1. Off-track activities prelude to Nikon Indy 300: IndyCar ...

Australia Indy 300 news 2008-10-22

Australia Indy 300 news 2008-10-22

INDYCAR DRIVERS BUSY DURING FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR THE NIKON INDY 300 IndyCar Series drivers have been busy during the final day of preparations ahead of the Nikon Indy 300 which fires into action on the streets of Surfers Paradise in ...

Panther Racing Australia event preview

Panther Racing Australia event preview

Wheldon, Panther Racing Prepare for Debut in Surfers Paradise; Non-Points IndyCar Series Event Marks Englishman's First Drive with Team Since 2002 SUFERS PARADISE, Australia (October 22, 2008) -- Several weeks of testing and adjusting to one...

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing event Australia preview

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing event Australia preview

Originally-From: Nhrpr@aol.com McDONALD'S DRIVER WILSON AND HOLE IN THE WALL CAMPS DRIVER RAHAL RETURN TO SURFER'S PARADISE AND AIM TO BRING THE TEAM THEIR THIRD STREET COURSE WIN OF 2008 SURFER'S PARADISE, Queensland, Australia (October...

AJ Foyt Racing Australia event preview

AJ Foyt Racing Australia event preview

Vitor Meira: No. 14 ABC Supply Dallara/Honda * Vitor Meira will make his debut in No. 14 and at Surfers Paradise: Vitor Meira will make his first start ever in the No. 14 ABC Supply Dallara/Honda/Firestone car in his first appearance ever in the...

Firestone Australia event preview

Firestone Australia event preview

FIRESTONE FIREHAWK FAST FACTS IndyCar Series - Nikon Indy 300 Streets of Surfers Paradise - Queensland, Australia October 24-26, 2008 Firestone Firehawk Race Tires Supplied: - 1,116 dry-condition slicks; each car receives 10 sets (40 tires)...

Rahal Letterman Racing Australia event preview

Rahal Letterman Racing Australia event preview

RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING AND RYAN HUNTER-REAY HEAD TO AUSTRALIA FOR FIRST NON-POINTS RACE SINCE 1992 HILLIARD, Ohio - A successful IndyCar Series season in the books, Rahal Letterman Racing and Ryan Hunter-Reay will find themselves this...

Vision Racing Australia event preview

Vision Racing Australia event preview

Vision Racing Fast Facts: TAKING THE VISION TO AUSTRALIA: Vision Racing hopes to have the "Midas Touch" for its first venture to the Gold Coast of Australia as the IndyCar Series makes its debut there in a non-points race on the streets of...

Conquest Racing Australia event preview

Conquest Racing Australia event preview

Conquest's Paradise This will be Conquest Racing's sixth appearance on the streets of Australia's Gold Coast, but its first as part of the IndyCar Series. Thanks to its knowledge of the track and past experience the team is hoping to end its ...