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Fri 12 Sep 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Time for questions?

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Time for questions?

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram The key question at Spa: would the stewards have handed out the same 25-second penalty if the situation was reversed and Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen had used the momentum from cutting through a chicane to take the...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
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,...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Haas, Lanigan statement on Paul Newman

Haas, Lanigan statement on Paul Newman

Following is a statement from Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing on the passing of Paul Newman: "On behalf of Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing, my wife Bernadette and myself, I want to express our most sincere condolences to Joanne and the entire Newman...

Sun 13 Jan 2008
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal had fun in Vegas with BMW SauberHeadline
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CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal had fun in Vegas with BMW Sauber

Graham Rahal has definitely over the years proven that he simply loves to race even to the point of missing a lot of his high school activities including his Senior Prom! The son of Bobby Rahal, seems to be able to hop into any racing machine and...

Wed 16 Apr 2008
Conquest Racing's Behind the Scenes: Eric Zeto

Conquest Racing's Behind the Scenes: Eric Zeto

Behind the Scenes with Conquest Racing: An interview with Chief Engineer Eric Zeto INDIANAPOLIS (April 14, 2008) - Throughout the season Conquest Racing will be giving you a more in depth look at the team and their challenges of making the ...

Wed 20 Feb 2008
IRL: Andretti Green Racing hire Paul Harcus

IRL: Andretti Green Racing hire Paul Harcus

ANDRETTI GREEN RACING HIRES PAUL "ZIGGY" HARCUS AS TEAM MANAGER INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Feb. 19, 2008) -- Andretti Green Racing (AGR) announced today it has hired racing veteran Paul "Ziggy" Harcus as team manager. Harcus, who has nearly 30 years of...

Fri 11 Apr 2008
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DC - "Tangentially Yours"

TANGENTIALLY YOURS CONGRATS, GRAHAM RAHAL Graham Rahal, driving the No. 06 Hole in the Wall Camps Honda-powered Dallara to victory Sunday in St. Petersburg, became the youngest winner in IndyCar Series' history. Other than Rahal's car being...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Michael Andretti statement on Paul Newman

Michael Andretti statement on Paul Newman

Statement from Andretti Green Racing co-owner Michael Andretti on the passing of Paul Newman "It's certainly a sad day for all of us that knew Paul. He was just a great guy and truly loved everything about racing. He and I shared a true ...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
Pacific Coast Motorsports unification statement

Pacific Coast Motorsports unification statement

Pacific Coast Motorsports Statement on the Unification of Open-Wheel Racing Tyler Tadevic, Team Director - Pacific Coast Motorsports "We are thrilled to have a unified series, without a doubt this provides the strongest platform for our ...

Fri 16 May 2008
Dixon leads, rest prepare for final qualifyingHeadline

Dixon leads, rest prepare for final qualifying

It is crunch time at Indianapolis, the day before the field will be set for the 92nd running of the 500. While most of the field is focusing on race setups and trimming their Dallaras (all but one car in the field) to spec, others are sweating ...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
Newman/Haas Racing receives Autosport award

Newman/Haas Racing receives Autosport award

NEWMAN/HAAS RACING RECEIVED AUTOSPORT MAGAZINE'S JOHN BOLSTER AWARD IN LONDON ON SUNDAY NIGHT LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. (December 8, 2008) --- Carl Haas and Newman/Haas Racing were honored at motorsports most prestigious end-of-season gala event,...

Fri 10 Oct 2008
Matos, Luczo Dragon latest to confirm 2009 plans

Matos, Luczo Dragon latest to confirm 2009 plans

Over the last couple weeks there have been a number of IndyCar Series signings as the grid for the 2009 season begins to take shape. The checkered flag flew at the final points round in Chicagoland only a month ago, yet already a number of drivers...

Sat 26 Jul 2008
Briscoe flies to Edmonton poleHeadline

Briscoe flies to Edmonton pole

Ryan Briscoe was part lucky and part good in winning last week's IndyCar Series race at Mid-Ohio. The same description applied to the Australian's pole-winning effort for tomorrow's Rexall Edmonton Indy, marking his second pole of the season and...

Tue 03 Jun 2008
Indy win rewards Dixon with record payout

Indy win rewards Dixon with record payout

Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon collected nearly $3 million dollars Monday (May 26th) evening at the Indianapolis 500 Victory Banquet and celebration at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The twenty-seven year old racer from Auckland, New Zealand ...

Thu 15 May 2008
Art Graham obituary

Art Graham obituary

Arthur W. "Art" Graham, III, director of timing and scoring for the Indianapolis 500 between 1978 and 1997, passed away on Sunday, May 12. He was 67. A native of Columbus, Indiana, but a longtime resident of Brownsburg, Indiana, Graham ...

Sat 03 May 2008
Indy 500 rookie orientation attracts a crowd

Indy 500 rookie orientation attracts a crowd

Indianapolis Motor Speedway's Rookie Orientation begins Sunday (May 4th) and plays hosts to the largest group of incoming drivers, first-timers to the Brickyard, in years. The program is a phased, speed-controlled, ladder of laps around the 2.5...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
Dreyer & Reinbold Racing sign Milka Duno

Dreyer & Reinbold Racing sign Milka Duno

MILKA DUNO AND CITGO RACING TO JOIN DREYER & REINBOLD RACING INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Dreyer & Reinbold Racing announced today that it has signed Venezuelan driver Milka Duno to drive the ...

Thu 09 Oct 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-08

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-08

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Power hopes to finish what he's started in Australia 2. Dixon kicks off charity campaign 3. Indycar.com features seven days in Paradise 1. Power hopes to finish what he's...

Sat 06 Sep 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Penske and Ganassi

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Penske and Ganassi

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram They are first-class guys. They are great team owners and racers. They are always competing for the Indy 500 trophy and with one race to go are still vying to beat each other for this year's IndyCar ...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
Texas Motor Speedway unification statement

Texas Motor Speedway unification statement

TMS REACTION TO THE UNIFICATION BETWEEN THE INDY RACING LEAGUE AND CHAMP CAR * Historic News That Ends Split That Began In 1996 Should Provide Boost To Open-Wheel Racing, Bombardier Learjet 550k At TMS FORT WORTH, Texas (February 22, 2008):...

Fri 16 May 2008
CARA 2008 fashion show news 2008-05-16

CARA 2008 fashion show news 2008-05-16

Celebrities Unite For 27th Annual CARA Fashion Show Indianapolis, IN MAY 16, 2008 - The belief that children's charities are deserving of support has enticed several Indy notables to join the already star-studded lineup for CARA ...

Fri 12 Dec 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-12-10

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-12-10

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. IndyCar Series extends deal with ESPN International for worldwide television rights 2. A.J. Foyt Racing hires new engineer 3. Eleven IndyCar Series drivers entered in PRI karting...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
2009 IndyCar Series schedule (REVISED)

2009 IndyCar Series schedule (REVISED)

<pre> Date Track Layout Sun 5-Apr Streets of St. Petersburg 1.8-mile street course Sun 19-Apr Streets of Long Beach 1.968-mile street course Sun 26-Apr Kansas Speedway ...

Tue 08 Apr 2008
Long Beach Motorsports WoF inductees

Long Beach Motorsports WoF inductees

RACING LEGENDS MARIO ANDRETTI, PARNELLI JONES AND GARY GABELICH TO BE HONORED AT MOTORSPORTS WALK OF FAME 3rd Annual Induction Ceremony is April 17, During Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Week LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 7, 2008) -- The City of...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
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 ...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Justin Wilson, Graham Rahal on Paul Newman

Justin Wilson, Graham Rahal on Paul Newman

Following are comments from our drivers Justin Wilson and Graham Rahal on the death of Paul Newman. "I am extremely saddened to hear about Paul's passing. He was a great guy to be with around the track. He was one of a kind. Obviously I am just...

Sat 24 May 2008
Indy 500: Series Carb Day report

Indy 500: Series Carb Day report

WHELDON, DIXON LEAD FINAL PRACTICE BEFORE INDIANAPOLIS 500 INDIANAPOLIS - Target Chip Ganassi Racing teammates Dan Wheldon and Scott Dixon paced the final practice session before the 92nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. The practice, which had...

Wed 23 Apr 2008
Portland Historics salutes Danica Patrick

Portland Historics salutes Danica Patrick

Portland Historic Races salutes Danica Patrick's IndyCar win as part of its celebration of Women in Motorsports PORTLAND, Ore. - April 21, 2008 - The Portland Historic Races, which is celebrating "Women in Motorsports" at this summer's event,...

Wed 06 Feb 2008
IPS: IRL: Cotman joins IndyCar executive staff

IPS: IRL: Cotman joins IndyCar executive staff

Like many other teams, drivers, sponsors, and racetracks, another ex-Champ Car entity has switched over to the IRL IndyCar Series: former CCWS executive VP and race director Tony Cotman. The New Zealander announced his departure from the one ...

Tue 30 Sep 2008
Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix news 2008-09-30

Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix news 2008-09-30

DETROIT BELLE ISLE GRAND PRIX 2009 INDYCAR SERIES RACE TO BE BROADCAST ON VERSUS SPORTS NETWORK DETROIT, Mich. (September 30, 2008) -- Racing fans across the country will be able to see more of the intense on-track action from the Motor City...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Tony George statement on Paul Newman

Tony George statement on Paul Newman

TONY GEORGE STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF PAUL NEWMAN INDIANAPOLIS, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008 -- The following is a statement from Tony George, the chief executive officer of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the founder & CEO of the Indy Racing...

Rahal Letterman Racing statement on Paul Newman

Rahal Letterman Racing statement on Paul Newman

RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF PAUL NEWMAN This statement is made by Rahal Letterman Racing on behalf of the team and of Bobby Rahal. Bobby Rahal: "We are deeply saddened by the passing of Mr. Newman. He was a man of great...

Thu 08 May 2008
Indy 500: Day two rookie orientation report

Indy 500: Day two rookie orientation report

BERNOLDI PASSES INDIANAPOLIS 500 ROOKIE ORIENTATION PROGRAM Moraes, Dominguez cleared for further practice INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, May 5, 2008 - Enrique Bernoldi became the 11th driver to pass the Indianapolis 500 Rookie Orientation Program on the...

Tue 12 Feb 2008
IRL: Rahal Letterman Racing Phoenix test summary

IRL: Rahal Letterman Racing Phoenix test summary

RYAN HUNTER-REAY AND RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING FIND SPEED IN PHOENIX TESTING With the IndyCar Series season opener less than seven weeks away and nothing but snow in the forecast for Columbus on Monday, Rahal Letterman Racing followed the sage...

Tue 30 Sep 2008
IMS tire test notes 2009-09-30

IMS tire test notes 2009-09-30

'500' VETERANS HELP FIRESTONE RACING DEVELOP TIRES AT INDY INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008 -- Indianapolis 500 winners Scott Dixon, Buddy Rice and Dan Wheldon, and fellow "500" veterans Ryan Briscoe, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Tony Kanaan turned...

Sat 09 Aug 2008
Kentucky Speedway Friday news

Kentucky Speedway Friday news

KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY SELLS OUT TOMORROW'S "MEIJER INDY 300 PRESENTED BY PEPSI AND EDY'S" IndyCar Series to Enjoy First Kentucky Capacity Crowd SPARTA, Ky. -- Kentucky Speedway has sold out tomorrow's IndyCar Series "Meijer Indy 300 Presented by...