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Fri 27 May 2005
IPS: Cole Carter becomes third generation Brickyard driverHeadline

IPS: Cole Carter becomes third generation Brickyard driver

When Duane "Pappy" Carter Sr. first raced at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1947, he had no idea his offspring would still be hurtling across the famous yard of bricks nearly six decades later. Though the 11-time Indy 500 starter and...

Sat 11 Jun 2005
IPS: Larry Connor Indy and The Glen double duty

IPS: Larry Connor Indy and The Glen double duty

Connor to Do a Double at IMS and the Glen June 18-19 CENTERVILLE, Ohio, June 11 - Employees of The Connor Group who walk by the water cooler on Monday, June 20 and casually ask Larry Connor what he did over the weekend better be prepared to stay...

Thu 26 May 2005
IPS: No generation gap

IPS: No generation gap

There's no generation gap when it comes to Andretti and Unser family members. American racing's first families are now on the third round of racers as both Marco Andretti and Al Unser ready to compete in the third annual Futaba Freedom 100...

Thu 08 Sep 2005
IPS: SSM enters Sarah McCune for Chicagoland event

IPS: SSM enters Sarah McCune for Chicagoland event

Midwesterner Sarah McCune to Race at Chicagoland 'This weekend is about turning heads and getting noticed' JOLIET, Ill. - The Menards Infiniti Pro Series will host another bright, capable and promising race car driver this weekend at ...

Wed 18 May 2005
IPS: IRL: A night to eradicate paralysisHeadline

IPS: IRL: A night to eradicate paralysis

Well more than 400 members of the Indy Racing League community, along with friends of motorsports, helped the Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation celebrate the sixth annual Racing to Recovery Gala benefiting former driver Schmidt's foundation and the...

Wed 09 Mar 2005
IPS: Giving 100 percent is Homestead race winnerHeadline

IPS: Giving 100 percent is Homestead race winner

Ohio native Travis Gregg enters the 2005 14-race Menards Infiniti Pro Series as a rookie despite running three events with his current team owner Sam Schmidt Motorsports last year. Travis Gregg. Photo by Ron McQueeney - IRL. In that...

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 ...

Fri 17 Jun 2005
IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-06-16

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-06-16

INDY RACING LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES -- June 16, 2005 Today's IRL headlines 1. Second season of "The Fast Life" debuts Sunday on ESPN2 2. Rutherford, Indy-winning Chaparral to visit England 3. Andretti looking forward to second chance at ...

Wed 09 Mar 2005
IPS: IRL: Indy's 'Yard of Brick' back in place
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IPS: IRL: Indy's 'Yard of Brick' back in place

SPEEDWAY'S FAMOUS 'YARD OF BRICKS' BACK IN PLACE INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, March 9, 2005 -- One of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's most visible pieces of history returned to its rightful place March 9 as crews began reinstalling the famous...

Fri 27 May 2005
IPS: Indianapolis: Cole Carter practice two notes

IPS: Indianapolis: Cole Carter practice two notes

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Rookie driver Cole Carter and new team American Revolution Racing (ARR) managed to find a little room for improvement during the second practice session for the Futaba Freedom 100. Carter put the ...

Fri 04 Mar 2005
IPS: Homestead: Jon Herb preview

IPS: Homestead: Jon Herb preview

TEAM HISTORY: Racing Professionals was formed in 2002 by driver Jon Herb. The team fielded cars in six IRL IndyCar Series races in 2002. In 2003, Racing Professionals took a hiatus from racing as Herb helped form AERCON Industries, a company...

Wed 30 Mar 2005
Sat 04 Jun 2005
IPS: Indianapolis: Taylor Fletcher race notes

IPS: Indianapolis: Taylor Fletcher race notes

Fletcher Finishes 9th at Indy Bullet-Team Motorsports is pleased to announce that driver Taylor Fletcher achieved a top ten finish in the Indy Racing League, Infiniti Pro Series race held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 27, 2005. The...

Wed 05 Oct 2005
IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-10-04

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-10-04

INDY RACING LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES -- Oct. 4, 2005 1. Carpentier rides top-10 streak into California: Red Bull Cheever Racing driver Patrick Carpentier has found his stride in the IRL IndyCar® Series. The open-wheel veteran has recorded seven...

Sat 18 Jun 2005
IPS: Indianapolis II: Larry Connor Friday notes

IPS: Indianapolis II: Larry Connor Friday notes

Connor Flips at IMS But Escapes Injury INDIANAPOLIS, June 17 - Larry Connor of Centerville, Ohio escaped injury Friday morning at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in a spectacular accident during the first Menards Infiniti Pro Series ...

Thu 16 Jun 2005
IPS: Indianapolis II: Mishael Abbott preview

IPS: Indianapolis II: Mishael Abbott preview

Mishael Abbott Races to the Challenge of Indy Again Abbott takes on the road course in the Liberty Challenge INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 15, 2005) -- Mishael Abbott of Coral Springs, FL will be back at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend...

Fri 07 Oct 2005
IPS: Fletcher to pilot Bullet-Team car at Fontana

IPS: Fletcher to pilot Bullet-Team car at Fontana

INDYCAR DRIVER TAYLOR FLETCHER SCHEDULED RACE AT THE CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY ON OCTOBER 16, 2005 ** BULLET-TEAM MOTORSPORTS TO PROMOTE WORLD VISION and OLIVE CREST FOUNDATION AT THE SEASON ENDING EVENT WITH THE INDY RACING LEAGUE: ** World...

Sun 07 Aug 2005
IPS: Mishael Abbott

IPS: Mishael Abbott "Women in the Winner's Circle" report

Mishael Abbott Attends 2005 Women in the Winner's Circle Event Joins other Women Drivers Benefiting Lyn St. James Foundation INDIANAPOLIS, IN (August 5, 2005) -- Mishael Abbott of Coral Springs, FL attended the 3rd Annual "Women in the ...

Sat 28 May 2005
IPS: ARR, Cole Carter add sponsor

IPS: ARR, Cole Carter add sponsor

DOLLAR RENT A CAR JOINS DRIVER COLE CARTER AND AMERICAN REVOLUTION RACING AS AN ASSOCIATE SPONSOR Dollar Rent A Car of Indianapolis, Ind. Joins Rookie Driver Cole Carter and American Revolution Racing as Associate Sponsor INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.

Sun 09 Oct 2005
IPS: Arie Luyendyk Jr to race in California

IPS: Arie Luyendyk Jr to race in California

AFS Racing Enters Luyendyk for the California 100 Arie Luyendyk Jr. will be back in a familiar place next weekend, piloting the number 25 AFS Racing machine. Luyendyk who has had a rocky season with Brian Stewart Racing looks forward to the ...

Mon 26 Sep 2005
IPS: Watkins Glen race results

IPS: Watkins Glen race results

Pos Car Driver Laps Gap Status --- --- ------------------- ----- -------- --------------- 1. 24 Jeff Simmons 29 2. 26 Marco Andretti 29 0.6316 3. 33 Wade Cunningham 29 0.8092 4. 19 Chris...

Sat 16 Apr 2005
IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-04-15

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2005-04-15

INDY RACING LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES -- April 15, 2005 Today's IRL headlines 1. IndyCar Series plays part in ABC's "Extreme Makeover" 2. Kanaan honored by Texas Motor Speedway 3. Chesson, Drake, Gregg succeed in street debuts 1. IndyCar Series ...

Thu 13 Oct 2005
IPS: Simmons chance for title

IPS: Simmons chance for title

Trailing point leader Wade Cunningham by 33 ducats and leading third-place Travis Gregg by eight, second placed Menards Infiniti Pro Series driver Jeff Simmons has a tough job ahead of him in this weekend's series finale on the 2-mile California...

Fri 18 Mar 2005
IPS: Phoenix: John Herb preview

IPS: Phoenix: John Herb preview

TEAM HISTORY: Racing Professionals was formed in 2002 by driver Jon Herb. The team fielded cars in six IRL IndyCar Series races in 2002. In 2003, Racing Professionals took a hiatus from racing as Herb helped form AERCON Industries, a company that...

Sat 27 Aug 2005
IPS: Andretti fastest in practice at Sears Point

IPS: Andretti fastest in practice at Sears Point

Marco Andretti topped the speed charts after two practice session on the 2.3-mile Infineon Raceway road circuit. Andretti was fastest in both sessions improving his morning time of 1:25.5363 to 1:24.7618 in the afternoon. "Things went pretty ...

Fri 12 Aug 2005
IPS: IRL: Kentucky Speedway pre-race notes

IPS: IRL: Kentucky Speedway pre-race notes

Kentucky Speedway Event Notes: Auspicious Activation: "AMBER Alert Portal Indy 300 Presented by GPS Industries" race grand marshal and Kentucky Gov. Ernie Fletcher will activate the AMBER Alert Portal for the...

Wed 15 Jun 2005
IPS: IRL: Indy Racing Leauge News and Notes 2005-06-13

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing Leauge News and Notes 2005-06-13

INDY RACING LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES -- June 13, 2005 Today's IRL headlines 1. Scheckter gains confidence with Texas win 2. Scheckter's Win Nets Florida Man Trip To Season-Finale 3. Panther Racing sweeps post-race rewards 4. Gregg flips over second...

Sat 16 Jul 2005
IPS: Camara earns Nashville pole

IPS: Camara earns Nashville pole

Jaime Camara earned the pole position for Saturday afternoon's Cleanevent 100 at the Nashville Superspeedway. Camara averaged 179.062 mph around the 1.3-mile high banked concrete speedway to earn his second Menards Infiniti Pro Series pole....

Tue 27 Sep 2005
IPS: Standings after Watkins Glen

IPS: Standings after Watkins Glen

Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- --------------- 1. Wade Cunningham 467 2. Jeff Simmons 434 3. Travis ...

Tue 15 Mar 2005
IPS: Phoenix: Round two preview

IPS: Phoenix: Round two preview

PHOENIX 100 FAST FACTS WHAT: Phoenix 100, 2nd race in 14-race 2005 IRL Menards Infiniti Pro Series season. WHERE: Phoenix International Raceway, 1-mile asphalt oval WHEN: 1 p.m. (EST), Saturday, March 19 DISTANCE: 100 laps/100 ...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
IPS: Fontana: Race notes

IPS: Fontana: Race notes

FONTANA, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 16, 2005 -- Wade Cunningham clinched the Menards Infiniti Pro Series championship in style, nipping championship rival Jeff Simmons for victory in the California 100. It was the first career victory for Cunningham,...

Mon 06 Jun 2005
IPS: Sam Schmidt hosts injured Texans at TMS

IPS: Sam Schmidt hosts injured Texans at TMS

Schmidt to Host Injured Texans at Texas Motor Speedway An original test market for program is special stop, Day At The Races Progam will be held Friday, June 10th FORT WORTH, Tex. -- It's a stubborn habit he picked up from his father -...

Thu 20 Oct 2005
IPS: Fontana: Arie Luyendyk Jr race notes

IPS: Fontana: Arie Luyendyk Jr race notes

Luyendyk Finishes 6th in California Luyendyk netted a 6th place finish after rollercoaster of events in the California 100. After rolling off 9th on the grid, Luyendyk advanced two positions on the start but had to relinquished those positions...

Wed 28 Sep 2005
IPS: Watkins Glen: Scott Mansell weekend notes

IPS: Watkins Glen: Scott Mansell weekend notes

Scott Mansell put in a stunning qualifying effort at Watkins Glen in only his second outing in the Menards Infiniti Pro Series, but was denied the chance to start after a freak problem at the end of his flying lap. The Briton's time put him in...

Mon 07 Mar 2005
IPS: Mishael Abbott ready to be first woman in series history

IPS: Mishael Abbott ready to be first woman in series history

After taking second place in last year's Indy Racing League Menards Infiniti Pro Series competition, Ron Hemelgarn moved driver Paul Dana up to the IndyCar Series, leaving a seat available in the ...

Sat 15 Oct 2005
IPS: Bullet Team to aid Hurricane victims

IPS: Bullet Team to aid Hurricane victims

BULLET TEAM MOTORSPORTS AND WORLD VISION RACE TO AID GULF COAST HURRICANE SURVIVORS Indy Racing League driver Taylor Fletcher draws attention to World Vision's relief effort ! October 13, 2005 (San Clemente, CA) - In conjunction with this ...