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Sun 27 Dec 2009
Series news and notes 2009-12-22

Series news and notes 2009-12-22

Today's IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Briscoe Weds Manske in Hawaii 2. Castroneves ready to welcome new member of Penske Racing 3. Target Chip Ganassi Racing featured on VERSUS program 4. Brian ...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Series news and notes 2009-12-18

Series news and notes 2009-12-18

Today's IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Center to carry Patrick's name 2. Tickets for Toronto reduced Tickets for St. Petersburg event on sale Dec. 4 3. BHA moves into own shop 4. Yacaman races in ...

Fri 18 Dec 2009
Bryan Herta Autosport news 2009-12-17

Bryan Herta Autosport news 2009-12-17

Bryan Herta Autosport Moves to New Headquarters New Race Shop and Two-Car Indy Lights Program Highlight Growing Team INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (December 17, 2009) -- Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) owners Bryan Herta and Steve Newey today announced that...

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 ...

IMS announces 2010 Indianapolis 500 schedule

IMS announces 2010 Indianapolis 500 schedule

INDIANAPOLIS 500 SCHEDULE TO PROVIDE INTENSE ACTION Centennial Era Balloon Festival to precede 'The Greatest Spectacle in Racing' INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009 -- The 2010 Indianapolis 500 will feature a two-week/three-weekend event ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
Sam Schmidt Motorsports signs Pippa Mann

Sam Schmidt Motorsports signs Pippa Mann

PIPPA MANN AND SAM SCHMIDT MOTORSPORTS TEAM UP FOR 2010 FIRESTONE INDY LIGHTS CAMPAIGN INDIANAPOLIS -- With preparations well underway for the 2010 Firestone Indy Lights season, Sam Schmidt Motorsports announced today its first signed driver for...

Indy Racing League announces development system

Indy Racing League announces development system

INDY RACING LEAGUE LAUNCHES "ROAD TO INDY" DEVELOPMENT SYSTEM ORLANDO, Fla. (Thursday, Dec. 10, 2009) - Seeking to create a defined path for young, career-minded race drivers to reach the IZOD IndyCar Series and the Indianapolis 500, the Indy ...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
AFS/Andretti Autosport sign Charlie Kimball

AFS/Andretti Autosport sign Charlie Kimball

AFS RACING/ANDRETTI AUTOSPORT SIGNS CHARLIE KIMBALL TO 2010 FIRESTONE INDY LIGHTS LINEUP INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 10, 2009) - AFS Racing/Andretti Autosport announced today it has signed driver Charlie Kimball to the team's 2010 Firestone Indy ...

Thu 03 Dec 2009
J.R. Hildebrand Force India F1 test summary
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J.R. Hildebrand Force India F1 test summary

Hildebrand Continues to Impress in Formula One Rookie Test at Jerez Jerez de la Frontera, Spain (December 3, 2009) -- J.R. Hildebrand today concluded his three-day program with the Force India Formula One Team at the Circuit de Jerez in southern...

Joel Miller test news 2009-12-03

Joel Miller test news 2009-12-03

Joel Miller Shows Well in Indy Lights Test Hesperia, CA (December 3, 2009) Joel Miller received the opportunity to test one of Andersen Racing's Indy Lights cars on Tuesday of this week at Palm Beach International Raceway. It has been well over...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
J.R. Hildebrand Force India F1 Jerez test notes 2009-12-01
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J.R. Hildebrand Force India F1 Jerez test notes 2009-12-01

Hildebrand Impresses in First Formula One Test Day for Force India at Jerez Jerez de la Frontera, Spain (December 1, 2009) -- J.R. Hildebrand enjoyed a fruitful and impressive first-ever taste of a Formula One car today during the rookie-only...

Series news and notes 2009-11-30

Series news and notes 2009-11-30

Today's IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Patrick re-signs with Andretti Autosport 2. Franchitti, Hildebrand named to All-America Team 3. Tickets for St. Petersburg event on sale Dec. 4 1. Patrick...

Thu 26 Nov 2009
Hildebrand to test for Force India F1 Team
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Hildebrand to test for Force India F1 Team

Hildebrand Set to Drive Force India Formula One Car in Jerez Test Next Week Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif. (November 24, 2009) -- For many auto racing aficionados, the FIA Formula One World Championship represents the pinnacle of the sport. Next...

AGR rebranded as Andretti Autosport

AGR rebranded as Andretti Autosport

ONE OF INDYCAR'S MOST-SUCCESSFUL TEAMS NOW KNOWN AS ANDRETTI AUTOSPORT FOLLOWING COMPLETION OF RESTRUCTURE INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 24, 2009) - The former shareholders of Andretti Green Racing have completed a transaction that has resulted in...

Tue 24 Nov 2009
VP John Griffin leaves Indy Racing League

VP John Griffin leaves Indy Racing League

GRIFFIN STEPS DOWN FROM INDY RACING LEAGUE INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 20, 2009) - Indy Racing League Vice President of Public Relations John Griffin has submitted his resignation, effective Dec. 18. "John has been a valued part of our organization and...

Thu 19 Nov 2009
Series news and notes 2009-10-18

Series news and notes 2009-10-18

Today's IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. In Her Own Words - Danica Patrick 2. In His Own Words - Graham Rahal 3. In His Own Words - Marco Andretti 4. In His Own Words - E.J. Viso 5. Stewart...

Mon 16 Nov 2009
DiZinno notebook: Deals and tweets in off-seasonHeadline

DiZinno notebook: Deals and tweets in off-season

A month has passed since the final checkered flag of the IndyCar Series season. There have been several newsworthy developments since Dario Franchitti captured his second series championship at Homestead and we now take a look at ...

Thu 12 Nov 2009
Series news and notes 2009-11-12

Series news and notes 2009-11-12

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. In His Own Words - Ed Carpenter 2. In His Own Words - Richard Antinucci 3. Drivers take to links for IZOD 4. New team to race in Firestone Indy Lights 5. Wilson...

Tue 10 Nov 2009
Brooks Associates Racing to entry series

Brooks Associates Racing to entry series

Brooks Associates Racing, a long-standing competitor in developmental series racing, announced plans to compete in Firestone Indy Lights in 2010. The Tucson, Ariz.-based team, which won the 2008 Champ Car Atlantic title with Finnish driver...

Fri 06 Nov 2009
Pippa Mann news 2009-11-06

Pippa Mann news 2009-11-06

MANN TO TEST ON ROAD COURSE WITH SAM SCHMIDT MOTORSPORTS Following her recent test at Kentucky Speedway, Pippa Mann is returning to the cockpit with Sam Schmidt Motorsports, at the Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama. The one-day test is...

Wed 04 Nov 2009
Ten years on: Greg Moore rememberedHeadline

Ten years on: Greg Moore remembered

It has now been ten years since open-wheel racing lost one of its fan-friendliest, most articulate, brightest, fastest, and incredibly well-respected drivers. But with that said, the memories that Greg Moore left the world of motorsport live on to...

Thu 29 Oct 2009
Series news and notes 2009-10-28

Series news and notes 2009-10-28

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Wheldon returns to Panther in 2010 2. In His Own Words - Dario Franchitti 3. In His Own Words - Hideki Mutoh 4. Teen driver gets help from Howard 5. IndyCar ...

Thu 22 Oct 2009
Pippa Mann news 2009-10-20

Pippa Mann news 2009-10-20

MANN TO TEST WITH SAM SCHMIDT MOTORSPORTS Pippa Mann will be back in an Indy Lights car just weeks after 2009 season wrapped up, as she prepares to test with Sam Schmidt Motorsports. The one-day test is scheduled for Thursday 22nd October at ...

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...

Tue 13 Oct 2009
Series news and notes 2009-10-12

Series news and notes 2009-10-12

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines * Franchitti caps return with second title * Rahal, Hildebrand honored with Firestone's legacy awards * Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Tickets on sale 1. Franchitti caps return with ...

Sun 11 Oct 2009
Romancini edges Hildebrand at Miami

Romancini edges Hildebrand at Miami

Mario Romancini won the Homestead-Miami 100, crossing the finish line 0.0057 of a second ahead of JR Hildebrand in the second closest finish in Indy Lights Series history. For Romancini, who made his oval debut at Kansas Speedway in April where he...

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...

Sat 10 Oct 2009
Homestead: Sam Schmidt Motorsports race notes

Homestead: Sam Schmidt Motorsports race notes

SAM SCHMIDT MOTORSPORTS CONCLUDES 2009 FIRESTONE INDY LIGHTS SEASON WITH MIAMI RACE HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Homestead-Miami Speedway played host to the final round of the 2009 Firestone Indy Lights season on Friday night, and after a difficult race,...

Homestead: RLR/Andersen Racing race notes

Homestead: RLR/Andersen Racing race notes

RLR/Andersen's Romancini Wins Thriller In Firestone Indy Lights Season Finale HOMESTEAD, Fla., Oct. 9 - RLR/Andersen Racing's Mario Romancini led about the last nine inches to beat Firestone Indy Lights champion J.R. Hildebrand at the...

Homestead: BHA/Vision Racing race notes

Homestead: BHA/Vision Racing race notes

DAVISON, VISION RACING TAKE SECOND IN CHAMPIONSHIP; HERRINGTON AND BHA FINISH SEVENTH HOMESTEAD, Fla. - The 2009 Firestone Indy Lights series season concluded Friday evening on the 1.5-mile oval of Homestead-Miami Speedway for the Miami 100...

Homestead: AFS/Andretti Green Racing race report

Homestead: AFS/Andretti Green Racing race report

AFS Racing/Andretti Green Racing Teammates Go '2-3' in Season Finale at Homestead-Miami HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Oct. 9, 2009) - AFS Racing/Andretti Green Racing teammates J.R. Hildebrand and Sebastian Saavedra drove to second- and third-place finishes,...

2009 Final standings

2009 Final standings

Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- --------------- 1. J.R. Hildebrand 545 2. James Davison 447 3. Sebastian...

Homestead: Race results

Homestead: Race results

Pos Car Driver Team Laps Status --- --- -------------------- -------------------------------------- ----- --------------- 1. 5 Mario Romancini* RLR/Andersen Racing 67 2.

Homestead: Practice 2 times

Homestead: Practice 2 times

Pos Car Driver Team Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------- ------- ------- -------- 1. 27 Sebastian Saavedra*...

Homestead: Team Stargate Worlds qualifying report

Homestead: Team Stargate Worlds qualifying report

Team Stargate Worlds drivers De Silvestro and Bomarito take on The 2009 Cooper Tires Presents the Atlantic Championship Powered By Mazda season finale got underway under chilly and foggy conditions at the famed Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Team ...

AFS/Andretti Green Racing signs Plowman for 2010

AFS/Andretti Green Racing signs Plowman for 2010

Martin Plowman to join 2010 AFS Racing/Andretti Green Racing Firestone Indy Lights Lineup INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (October 10, 2009) - AFS Racing/Andretti Green Racing announced today that driver Martin Plowman will join the team's roster for the...