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Sun 30 Jul 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais storms to San Jose poleHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais storms to San Jose pole

Sunny and warm conditions greeted the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford for day two of qualifying on the 1.5-mile, 7-turn street circuit in downtown San Jose. Sébastien Bourdais. Photo by Tom Haapanen. Two-time defending series...

Tue 23 May 2006
IRL: Month of May Indy 500 events: May 23-29

IRL: Month of May Indy 500 events: May 23-29

It's race week in Indianapolis and that means the vendors are setting up shop along 16th Street, Crawfordsville and Georgetown Roads. The parties start Tuesday night in Broad Ripple with the Front Row Party at Average Joes. The after party slides...

Fri 12 May 2006
IRL: MIS president to step down

IRL: MIS president to step down

PRESIDENT OF MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY TO STEP DOWN AFTER 2006 SEASON CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY VP AND MIDWEST NATIVE TAPPED TO LEAD BROOKLYN, MICHIGAN FACILITY BROOKLYN, Mich. (May 12, 2006) -- International Speedway Corporation today...

Thu 17 Aug 2006
IRL: Texas Motor Speedway announces 2007 schedule

IRL: Texas Motor Speedway announces 2007 schedule

TMS Announces 2007 Race Schedule * Schedule To Be Highlighted By Dickies 500 Returning To A Finish Under The Lights * Season Tickets Now On Sale, Free "10 Years Strong" Anniversary Book For Purchases By Oct. 2 ...

Wed 05 Jul 2006
IRL: Hornish hangs on to win in KansasHeadline

IRL: Hornish hangs on to win in Kansas

Despite being thoroughly dominant for a second straight race, Sam Hornish Jr. had to fend off a late race challenge from Dan Wheldon. But Hornish delivered and won his second consecutive event to capture the IndyCar Series points lead from his ...

Wed 22 Mar 2006
IRL: Indy 500: IMS recalls Gasoline Alley 50 years ago

IRL: Indy 500: IMS recalls Gasoline Alley 50 years ago

EXHIBIT AT HALL OF FAME RECALLS GASOLINE ALLEY OF 50 YEARS AGO INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, March 22, 2006 -- Walking up to the new Gasoline Alley garage exhibit at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum, visitors are immediately ...

Sat 29 Jul 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Tracy tops San Jose Friday qualifyingHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Tracy tops San Jose Friday qualifying

The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford knows the way to San Jose, and Paul Tracy knows the fastest way to get there. The Canadian stopped the clocks with less than a minute to go in Friday qualifying, establishing a new track record on the ...

Thu 30 Nov 2006
IRL: MIS grandstand project begins

IRL: MIS grandstand project begins

MIS FAN ENHANCEMENT PROJECTS BEGIN FOUNDATION FOR IMPROVED GRANDSTAND SEATING CURRENTLY BEING POURED BROOKLYN, Mich. (Nov. 29, 2006) -- Michigan International Speedway's fan enhancement projects, which were announced by...

Sun 06 Aug 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: RuSPORT update on da Matta 2006-08-05

CHAMPCAR/CART: RuSPORT update on da Matta 2006-08-05

Update on Condition of Champ Car Driver Cristiano da Matta RuSPORT driver's condition has stabilized, but he remains in intensive care LOVELAND, Colo., Aug. 5, 2006, 2:30 pm EDT -- Champ Car World Series driver Cristiano da Matta ( ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
IRL: Panther Racing signs primary sponsor

IRL: Panther Racing signs primary sponsor

Lincoln Tech Signs As Panther Racing Primary Sponsor For Remainder of 2006 Season INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (August 24, 2006) -- IndyCar Series Championship contender Panther Racing announced Thursday a primary sponsorship agreement with Lincoln...

Thu 30 Nov 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: CCWS' medical team special TV segment

CHAMPCAR/CART: CCWS' medical team special TV segment

THURSDAY MORNING'S TODAY SHOW TO FEATURE SEGMENT ON CHAMP CAR MEDICAL COLLABORATION WITH CLEVELAND CLINIC INDIANAPOLIS (November 29, 2006) -- The medical and safety programs of the Champ Car World Series have long been lauded as the standard ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
IPS: IRL: Indy 500 Carb Day news, Indy Freedom 100 race notes

IPS: IRL: Indy 500 Carb Day news, Indy Freedom 100 race notes

HORNISH LEADS FINAL PRACTICE; CUNNINGHAM WINS FREEDOM 100 THRILLER; CASTRONEVES TAKES PIT STOP CONTEST INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, May 26, 2006 -- Marlboro Team Penske's domination of the Month of May continued on Miller Lite Carb Day. Sam...

Sat 04 Mar 2006
IRL: Smithsonian celebrates Indy 500

IRL: Smithsonian celebrates Indy 500

The Smithsonian Institution, our nation's conservator of culture, generally caters to lovers of art and nature rather than fans of the wild world of motorsports. But on Tuesday, March 7, the Resident Associates program will celebrate the raucous...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
IRL: Chip Ganassi Racing hires Chris Weiller

IRL: Chip Ganassi Racing hires Chris Weiller

Chip Ganassi Racing Hires Chris Weiller as Vice President of Business Development CONCORD, N.C. (September 6, 2006) --- Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, Inc., announced today the hiring of Chris Weiller as Vice President of ...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
IRL: Rahal Letterman Racing adds new sponsor partners

IRL: Rahal Letterman Racing adds new sponsor partners

RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH MEIJER AND COCA-COLA HILLIARD, Ohio . . . Rahal Letterman Racing (RLR), one of the leading open-wheel race teams in North America, announced today a season long partnership with Meijer and ...

Wed 16 Aug 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Denver: Post-race penalties handed to Tracy

CHAMPCAR/CART: Denver: Post-race penalties handed to Tracy

CHAMP CAR WORLD SERIES ISSUES PENALTIES REGARDING SUNDAY'S GRAND PRIX OF DENVER INDIANAPOLIS (August 15, 2006) -- The Champ Car World Series has imposed penalties to 2003 series champion Paul Tracy for his actions at Sunday's Grand Prix of...

Fri 09 Jun 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee: Driver penalties announced

CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee: Driver penalties announced

CHAMP CAR WORLD SERIES ANNOUNCES DRIVER PENALTIES FROM MILWAUKEE INDIANAPOLIS (June 7, 2006) -- Champ Car World Series driver Mario Dominguez of the Forsythe Championship Racing team has been penalized seven (7) championship points after being...

Thu 09 Mar 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: RuSPORT, Wilson, new sponsor teleconference, part 1

CHAMPCAR/CART: RuSPORT, Wilson, new sponsor teleconference, part 1

CHAMP CAR TELECONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT WITH CARL RUSSO, JUSTIN WILSON AND CDW CHAIRMAN AND CEO JOHN EDWARDSON ERIC MAUK: Good afternoon, thank you and welcome everyone to today's call. We have a very exciting announcement as we head into the ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Champ Car names medical team partner

CHAMPCAR/CART: Champ Car names medical team partner

BRIDGESTONE/FORD CHAMP CAR NEWS -- ZOLL Medical Corporation Joins Champ Car as Official Supplier For Medical Team INDIANAPOLIS (August 23, 2006) -- The Champ Car World Series Medical Team, along with its fast-response Safety Team, is known ...

Sat 15 Jul 2006
BUSCH: IRL: Carpentier exploring NASCAR possibilities

BUSCH: IRL: Carpentier exploring NASCAR possibilities

One week after Formula One driver Juan Pablo Montoya announced he was abandoning his F1 career for the NASCAR Cup Series, open-wheel driver Patrick Carpentier visited New Hampshire International Raceway, also hawking his wares for a ride in ...

Sat 08 Jul 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto: Friday qualifying times

CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto: Friday qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- -------------------- ---- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- -------- 1. 7 A.J. Allmendinger USA Forsythe Racing 58.621...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
IRL: Sears Point: Marco Andretti qualifying report

IRL: Sears Point: Marco Andretti qualifying report

Andretti Qualifies NYSE Car on Outside of Front Row at Infineon Raceway SONOMA, Calif. (Aug. 26, 2006) - Marco Andretti recorded a best lap of 107.417 miles per hour (1:17.0830 seconds) in the ...

Fri 05 May 2006
IRL: Firestone Indianapolis benefit preview

IRL: Firestone Indianapolis benefit preview

FIRESTONE RACING "EVENING OF GIVING" PROMISES BIG-BID EXCITEMENT Fun-filled Benefit Will Feature Live and Silent Auctions, Music from Carl Storie Band INDIANAPOLIS (May 4, 2006) - Take a fast lap around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. If ...

Wed 03 May 2006
IRL: Unser Jr named to A1 Team USA Indy 500 entry

IRL: Unser Jr named to A1 Team USA Indy 500 entry

Al Unser Jr. to drive A1 Team USA's "We The People" Indianapolis 500 entry GEICO sponsors unique "America's Race Team" effort INDIANAPOLIS, IN.- A1 TEAM USA and GEICO announced today that two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser, Jr. will...