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Tue 13 Sep 2005
IRL: Wheldon chases first title with Chicagoland winHeadline

IRL: Wheldon chases first title with Chicagoland win

Dan Wheldon really wanted to wrap up his first Indy Racing League IndyCar Series title on the 1.5-mile Chicagoland Speedway oval this afternoon but it wasn't to be. Wheldon needed a 107-point cushion after this race but leaves the Windy City with...

Wed 02 Nov 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Winning never gets old for Alex ZanardiHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Winning never gets old for Alex Zanardi

Winning never gets old for Alex Zanardi, the two-time Champ Car titleholder, a 15-race winner who changed the culture of motor racing with his truly efficient and rarely duplicated "doughnut" victory celebrations. Alex Zanardi. Photo by...

Thu 20 Jan 2005
IRL: Panther hires two Tomas'Headline

IRL: Panther hires two Tomas'

GM Racing's sole entrant in the 2005 17-race Indy Racing League IndyCar Series campaign has finalized its driver lineup. Panther Racing announced today that the two Tomas' - Scheckter and Enge - will campaign twin Dallara/Chevrolet/Firestone ...

Sat 16 Apr 2005
IRL: Indy 500: Official entry list

IRL: Indy 500: Official entry list

No. Driver Hometown Team Chassis-Engine Chief mechanic --- ------------------- ------------------- ---------------------------- ---------------------- ----------------- 2 Tomas Enge* ...

Mon 13 Jun 2005
IRL: Scheckter hits pay dirt at TexasHeadline

IRL: Scheckter hits pay dirt at Texas

Say goodbye to that black cloud following Tomas Scheckter since July of 2002. He blew it away tonight in the Bombardier Learjet 500 on Texas Motor Speedway's 1.5-mile banked oval, taking a Texas typical 0.053-second margin of victory over Sam ...

Wed 17 Aug 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Champ Car announces managment changes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Champ Car announces managment changes

CHAMP CAR ANNOUNCES SENIOR MANAGEMENT SUCCESSION PLAN STEVE JOHNSON NAMED CHAMP CAR PRESIDENT INDIANAPOLIS (August 16, 2005) -- As part of Champ Car's senior management succession plan, Steve Johnson will become the new President of Champ...

Tue 12 Apr 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais ends Long Beach drought for NHRHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais ends Long Beach drought for NHR

Sebastien Bourdais ended a 19-year drought for Newman Haas racing at the Long Beach Grand Prix, taking top honors in the opening round of the Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered By Ford. Canadian Paul Tracy finished in second...

Tue 01 Feb 2005
IRL: Andretti Green Racing hires John Anderson

IRL: Andretti Green Racing hires John Anderson

John Anderson Hired as Team Manager at Andretti Green Racing INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Jan. 31, 2005) - Andretti Green Racing (AGR) announced today it has hired John Anderson as one of its team managers. Anderson, who came to...

Sun 05 Jun 2005
IRL: IRL expands public relations, media relations team

IRL: IRL expands public relations, media relations team

Griffin, Johnson, Savage named to key management positions. INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, Dec. 16, 2002 -- The Indy Racing League has expanded its efforts in public relations and media relations with the hiring of three veteran sports public relations...

Sat 05 Nov 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Champ Car announces 2006 broadcast schedule

CHAMPCAR/CART: Champ Car announces 2006 broadcast schedule

INCREASED NETWORK PRESENCE FEATURED ON 2006 CHAMP CAR WORLD SERIES TELEVISION SCHEDULE INDIANAPOLIS (November 4, 2005) -- Continuing a steady growth pattern that has gained momentum over the last three seasons, the Champ Car World Series...

Fri 04 Mar 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Dominguez has a passion for racingHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Dominguez has a passion for racing

At this time last year, five Mexican drivers expected to be on the grid for all 2004 Champ Car World Series races that included two Mexican events. By the time the first Long Beach race unfolded there were four. Mario Dominguez. Photo...

Sat 28 May 2005
IRL: Indy 500: Duman earns Clint Brawner Award

IRL: Indy 500: Duman earns Clint Brawner Award

Roth/PDM Racing's Duman Earns Clint Brawner Mechanical Excellence Award INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (May 27, 2005) -- Rick Duman acquired a vast knowledge in racing growing up in the sport and working alongside some of the greats. Duman's ...

Thu 19 May 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Monterrey: Bridgestone preview

CHAMPCAR/CART: Monterrey: Bridgestone preview

BRIDGESTONE POTENZA FAST FACTS Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford Tecate Telmex Monterrey Grand Prix at Fundidora Park, Monterrey, Mex. May 20-22, 2005 -- Round 2 of 14 Race Distance: 257.341 kilometers/159.904...

Tue 31 May 2005
IRL: Indy 500: Award night report

IRL: Indy 500: Award night report

WHELDON EARNS $1.5 MILLION FROM LARGEST INDY 500 PURSE IN HISTORY Patrick named JPMorgan Chase Rookie of the Year following historic fourth-place finish INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, May 30, 2005 -- Dan Wheldon earned $1,537,805 from a record total...

Wed 01 Jun 2005
IRL: A significant day at the track(s)

IRL: A significant day at the track(s)

Memorial weekend Sunday evening commentary By Bill King From Fernando Alonso's improbable victory in the European Grand Prix at the Nurburgring to Dan Weldon earning Michael Andretti his first career victory at Indianapolis to David Grubnic ...

Fri 21 Jan 2005
IRL: Charles T.

IRL: Charles T. "Charlie" Brookman died

Former USAC President, Businessman and IMS Radio Broadcaster: Brockman Dies at 77 INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2005 -- Charles T. "Charlie" Brockman, former president of the United States Auto Club and longtime Indianapolis radio and ...

Sat 21 May 2005
IRL: SAE presents Schwitzer award to Delphi

IRL: SAE presents Schwitzer award to Delphi

For 39 years, the Indiana section of the Society of Automotive Engineers has presented the BorgWarner Louis Schwitzer Award for innovative engineering excellence in the field of race car design during the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race...

Fri 30 Sep 2005
IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-09-29

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-09-29

INDY RACING LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES -- Sept. 29, 2005 Today's IRL headlines 1. Danica Patrick honored among top 100 women in North American auto industry, featured on ESPN The Magazine 2. IRL community golfs for charity 3. Simmons still chasing ...

Wed 01 Jun 2005
IRL: Patrick practice perfect on Carb DayHeadline

IRL: Patrick practice perfect on Carb Day

Not only has Danica Patrick set the fastest lap in full-day practice for the 89th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race (at 229.880mph) and stolen headlines away from MBNA Polesitter and reigning Indy Racing League IndyCar Series champion Tony Kanaan, but...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
IRL: Fontana: Race report

IRL: Fontana: Race report

FONTANA, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 16, 2005 -- Dario Franchitti beat Tony Kanaan by 0.1117 of a second to claim his second victory of the season -- and the first in his IndyCar® Series career on a track longer than 1.33 miles, winning the Toyota Indy...

Sat 04 Jun 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Wily Vasser takes pole in MilwaukeeHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Wily Vasser takes pole in Milwaukee

That wily veteran Jimmy Vasser stole the thunder from the balance of 17 competitors vying for Bridgestone Pole Position for tomorrow's Time Warner Cable Road Runner 225 presented by US Bank on the venerable Milwaukee Mile. Jimmy Vasser...

Fri 15 Apr 2005
IRL: Argent Mortgage to help make history in SonomaHeadline

IRL: Argent Mortgage to help make history in Sonoma

The Indy Racing League's first contest on a permanent road course in the League's ten-year history will be an historic occasion. Argent Mortgage, the Irvine, CA company that sponsors 2004 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race winner Buddy Rice and...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
IRL: Treadway-Hubbard Racing adds partner

IRL: Treadway-Hubbard Racing adds partner

Indianapolis: Treadway-Hubbard Racing has partnered with Dartfish to incorporate DartTrainer into their driver development and pit crew training programs. Dartfish will work closely with the team to develop a top-notch video enhanced training ...

Wed 17 Aug 2005
IRL: Sharp nips Meira for Kentucky winHeadline

IRL: Sharp nips Meira for Kentucky win

The Indy Racing League fans witnessed another thrilling IndyCar Series race on the 1.5-mile Kentucky Speedway oval this afternoon, as Scott Sharp scored his ninth career victory in the AMBER Alert Portal Indy 300 over Vitor Meira, the American ...