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Fri 02 Oct 2009
Kentucky weepers cancel Friday on-track activitiesHeadline

Kentucky weepers cancel Friday on-track activities

Heavy rain on Thursday at Kentucky Speedway continued throughout the night, saturating the ground. Friday dawned bright and sunny with temperatures in the 80s but persistent weepers canceled all on-track activities. Scott Dixon, Target...

Andretti Green racing/promotions news 2009-08-20

Andretti Green racing/promotions news 2009-08-20

ANDRETTI GREEN RACING SHAREHOLDERS SIGN LETTER OF INTENT TO SPLIT OFF PROMOTIONS BUSINESS INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Aug. 20, 2009) - The shareholders of Andretti Green Racing, Inc., Michael Andretti, Kim Green and Kevin Savoree, announced today that...

2010 schedule revealed: Barber, Brazil added Headline

2010 schedule revealed: Barber, Brazil added

The IndyCar Series stuck to its prediction of releasing its 2010 race schedule this weekend at the Kentucky Speedway. In contrast, on-track activities have been delayed today on account of persistent weepers thanks to a glut of rain ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Future IndyCar engine development talks continue

Future IndyCar engine development talks continue

Discussions press on as IndyCar series officials and manufacturer representatives look to develop their new engine formula for the 2011 season. Five manufacturers - Honda Performance Development, Audi, Fiat Powertrain Technologies, Porsche and ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course news 2009-08-06

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course news 2009-08-06

DOUBLE-HEADER RACING WEEKEND AT MID-OHIO AUG. 7-9 The American Le Mans Series and IndyCar Series will be at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the running of the Acura Sports Car Challenge and The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio presented by Westfield ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Indianapolis 500 broadcast schedule announced

Indianapolis 500 broadcast schedule announced

ABC, VERSUS TO PROVIDE COMPLETE INDIANAPOLIS 500 TV COVERAGE More than 30 hours of live VERSUS broadcasts scheduled in May from IMS INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, April 8, 2009 -- ABC and VERSUS will provide comprehensive live coverage of the 2009 ...

Bump day drama leads to driver change for Indy gridHeadline

Bump day drama leads to driver change for Indy grid

Bump day drama at Indianapolis Motor Speedway erupted right on cue on Sunday with shuffling aplenty of the last three rows of eleven cars. The actors on this day were Bruno Junqueira, John Andretti, former Indy 500 champ Buddy Lazier, Alex...

Teddy Mayer memorials announced

Teddy Mayer memorials announced

REMEMBERING TEDDY MAYER The family and friends of Teddy Mayer wish to extend their sincerest gratitude for the outpouring of well-wishes and remembrances of their father, grandfather and friend. His loss last week was a stunning blow and...

Dreyer & Reinbold sign Mike Conway

Dreyer & Reinbold sign Mike Conway

DREYER & REINBOLD ANNOUNCES MIKE CONWAY AS FIRST DRIVER FOR 2009 INDYCAR SEASON INDIANAPOLIS - Dreyer & Reinbold Racing announced today that it has come to an agreement with British racer Mike Conway to become the team's first confirmed driver...

DiZinno: Synopsis from the streetsHeadline

DiZinno: Synopsis from the streets

Synopsis from the streets Each of the 13 prior IRL IndyCar Series seasons began on an oval, either Walt Disney World in Orlando or Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida were the usual kickoff with exceptions in the 1996-97 (Loudon, N.H.) and ...

Oh, what a difference a year makes

Oh, what a difference a year makes

Much has transpired since February of 2008 in the increasingly smaller world of American open-wheel racing. Akin to Pluto, it once formed a part of racing's solar system but has since been banished to levels of obscurity, leaving its fans jilted...

IMS Centennial Era Gala notes 2009-03-02

IMS Centennial Era Gala notes 2009-03-02

CENTENNIAL ERA GALA NOTES, QUOTES Plenty of star power during celebration of 100 years of racing at IMS INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, March 2, 2009 -- Nineteen of the 27 living Indianapolis 500 winners attended the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Centennial...

Tue 15 Dec 2009
Dallara introduces new car in Indianapolis

Dallara introduces new car in Indianapolis

The Dallara Formulino has arrived in North America! The Dallara Formulino ("little Formula" in Italian) is an entry-level model in a range of Dallara cars that includes F3, WSR, GP2, Firestone Indy Lights and the IndyCar Series. In the ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Richmond: Series race report

Richmond: Series race report

DIXON WINS AT RICHMOND, TIES HORNISH'S ALL-TIME VICTORY RECORD RICHMOND, Va. (Saturday, June 27, 2009) - Scott Dixon one-upped Sam Hornish Jr. Dixon, who started next to polesitter Dario Franchitti, won the SunTrust Indy Challenge at Richmond...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Fireman's Hill and ringers

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Fireman's Hill and ringers

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Fireman's Hill And Ringers Just my luck. At the same time Dale Earnhardt Jr. dropped in at Road America for a surprise visit on Saturday evening, I was on the opposite side of the track. While he was ...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Fall of House of Hulman?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Fall of House of Hulman?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Fall of House of Hulman? The news of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway going the way of the House of Usher may be exaggerated. But in the season of celebrating the 100th year since the gates first opened...

Sat 10 Oct 2009
2009 Final standings

2009 Final standings

Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- --------------- 1. Dario Franchitti 616 2. Scott Dixon 605 3. Ryan ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Indy 500: Series Bump Day report

Indy 500: Series Bump Day report

JOHN ANDRETTI, RYAN HUNTER-REAY FINALIZE INDIANAPOLIS 500 STARTING LINEUP WITH LAST-MINUTE QUALIFYING ATTEMPTS INDIANAPOLIS (Sunday, May 17, 2009) - John Andretti and Ryan Hunter-Reay drove their way into the 2009 Indianapolis 500 with last-gasp...

Fri 16 Oct 2009
Series news and notes 2009-10-16

Series news and notes 2009-10-16

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines * IndyCar Series 2009 by the numbers * Pair earns Schmidt's Champions Test reward: * Carpenter, Wheldon join field for "Ironman": * ESPN program puts spotlight on Patrick 1. IndyCar...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Indy 500: 2009 Entry list 2009-04-20

Indy 500: 2009 Entry list 2009-04-20

No. Driver Home town Team Race strategist ---- ------------------------ ------------------------ ---------------------------------- ------------------- 2 Raphael Matos * ...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Danica an IndyCar divaHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Danica an IndyCar diva

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Danica an IndyCar Diva Now that contract negotiations are beginning for Danica Patrick, will she elect to continue in IndyCars? More than likely. Danica Patrick. Photo by Andy Sallee. A ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Schuey not a shoo-in ...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Schuey not a shoo-in ...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: by Jonathan Ingram SCHUEY NOT A SHOO-IN It may not be equivalent to the second coming of a religious icon, but it's close. Michael Schumacher is regarded by more than a few as the greatest driver in the entire first ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Indy 500: Sarah Fisher Racing race report

Indy 500: Sarah Fisher Racing race report

Fisher finishes 17th in the 2009 Indy 500 INDIANAPOLIS May 24, 2009 Sarah Fisher Racing (SFR) returned to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) Sunday to finish what they started at last year's Indianapolis 500. Sarah Fisher was taken out of...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Indy 500 driver Christie dies

Indy 500 driver Christie dies

INDIANAPOLIS 500 VETERAN CHRISTIE DIES AT 85 INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, June 3, 2009 -- Eight-time Indianapolis 500 starter Bob "Caveman" Christie, whose rather fearsome nickname belied one of the nicest and most mild-mannered gentlemen ever to...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Scott Sharp Indy 500 Second Day Qualifying notes

Scott Sharp Indy 500 Second Day Qualifying notes

SHARP PUTS THE TEQUILA PATRON CAR IN THE INDY 500 FIELD IN LAST GASP ATTEMPT INDIANAPOLIS, IN, Sunday, May 10, 2009: Scott Sharp has started the Indy 500 from the pole position previously, but he has never been more delighted to simply secure a...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Texas Motor Speedway to host 2010 event

Texas Motor Speedway to host 2010 event

TEXAS 550K SET FOR JUNE 10-12 AT TMS Off Week Tradition Returns Between IndyCar Series' Two Marquee Events, The Indianapolis 500 And Texas 550k, After Four-Year Absence FORT WORTH, Texas (July 31, 2009) The Indy Racing League will announce its...

Sun 11 Oct 2009
Series Championship Celebration report

Series Championship Celebration report

FRANCHITTI COLLECTS MILLION DOLLAR BONUS ON SOUTH BEACH MIAMI, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009 - A day after winning the 2009 IndyCar® Series championship, Dario Franchitti was honored for his second title in three years. Franchitti and Firestone...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Fri 02 Oct 2009
Edmonton Indy news 2009-07-21

Edmonton Indy news 2009-07-21

Rexall Edmonton Indy Ready To Roll! EDMONTON, AB -- The 2009 Rexall Edmonton Indy starts this Friday, July 24, and carries on for three energy-packed days at the City Centre Airport. "The action kicks off on Friday with gates opening at 11:30...

Tue 15 Dec 2009
Dreyer & Reinbold Racing announces promotions

Dreyer & Reinbold Racing announces promotions

DREYER & REINBOLD RACING PROMOTES TWO WITHIN THE ORGANIZATION Indianapolis, IN (December 14, 2009) - The off-season is always a time to reorganize and prepare for the upcoming year and that is exactly what Dreyer & Reinbold Racing has been doing.

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Indy 500: Luczo Dragon month of May preview

Indy 500: Luczo Dragon month of May preview

INDY 500 QUALIFYING HISTORY Raphael Matos will attempt to keep Luczo Dragon's perfect Indianapolis 500 Pole Day qualifying record intact. In two previous appearances at the Indy 500, Luczo Dragon has qualified seventh and 11th to land in the...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Milwaukee: Dreyer & Reinbold Racing race report

Milwaukee: Dreyer & Reinbold Racing race report

ABC Supply/ AJ Foyt 225 Full of Twists and Turns for Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Milwaukee, Wisconsin (May 30, 2009)- Dreyer & Reinbold Racing's third oval of the season was full of twists and turns for the team. The Indianapolis-based squad...

Doornbos swaps teams, Servia returns at Mid-Ohio Headline

Doornbos swaps teams, Servia returns at Mid-Ohio

That sound you hear off-track this weekend at Mid-Ohio is someone cueing up "IndyCar musical chairs," because it's August and drivers are rotating around the seats until someone is left standing. Robert Doornbos, Newman/Haas/Lanigan ...

Kentucky Speedway news 2009-07-27

Kentucky Speedway news 2009-07-27

Wildlife Expert Maynard Named Meijer Indy 300 Grand Marshal; Cincinnati Zoo Executive Director to Deliver the Command for IndyCar Series Drivers to Start Engines at Kentucky Speedway SPARTA, Ky.- Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens Executive ...

Fri 18 Dec 2009
Conquest Racing news 2009-12-17

Conquest Racing news 2009-12-17

CONQUEST RACING COMPLETES FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR 2010 INDYCAR SEASON SECURING SPONSORSHIP MARKETING SPECIALISTS DOJUPA & IBP Longstanding IndyCar Team Known for Fostering Rookie Talent Hires Two New Firms to Bring Fresh Approach to Compete in ...

Fri 27 Nov 2009
2010 IndyCar Series schedule (Revised)

2010 IndyCar Series schedule (Revised)

<pre> The complete 2010 IndyCar Series schedule: Date Location Venue Sunday, March 14 Streets of Sao Paulo, Brazil Street course Sunday, March 28 Streets of St. Petersburg, Fla.