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Wed 06 Feb 2008
IPS: IRL: Cotman joins IndyCar executive staff

IPS: IRL: Cotman joins IndyCar executive staff

Like many other teams, drivers, sponsors, and racetracks, another ex-Champ Car entity has switched over to the IRL IndyCar Series: former CCWS executive VP and race director Tony Cotman. The New Zealander announced his departure from the one ...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-12-08

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-12-08

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Drivers, owner honored at Autosport Awards 2. Patrick films Super Bowl commercial 3. Donoso receives national honors 4. Phil Casey Golf Tournament raises $22,000 for...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
Genoa team Homestead test notes 2008-11-23

Genoa team Homestead test notes 2008-11-23

Genoa Indy Lights Completes a Successful Day of Oval Testing at Miami-Homestead Speedway Indianapolis, IN Nov. 23 -- Genoa Indy Lights' November 19th Open House at Miami-Homestead Speedway impressed Formula 3 Euro Series driver Richard...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-30

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-30

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Panther drivers complete Firestone Indy Lights rookie testing 2. Trick or treat? 3. Andretti celebrates Phillies' win 1. Panther drivers complete Firestone Indy Lights rookie ...

Mon 08 Sep 2008
Chicagoland: Series race notes

Chicagoland: Series race notes

JOLIET, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008 - Raphael Matos won the Firestone Indy Lights championship with a third-place finish in the SunRichGourmet.com 100. Matos led the 66 of 67 laps after starting from the pole. His teammate Arie...

Fri 14 Nov 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-11-12

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-11-12

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Indy Racing Experience to open at Walt Disney World Speedway 2. Drivers participate in Ball State-Miami football game activities 3. Luyendyk headed to Iraq with goodwill tour 4....

Tue 22 Jul 2008
Davison wins Mid-Ohio race two

Davison wins Mid-Ohio race two

It was one of the wildest scenes ever: Sam Schmidt Motorsports' James Davison motored down the final quarter mile beneath a waving checkered flag while race-leader Jonny Reid of Integra Motorspors, in error, cut short his sure victory by ...

Wed 23 Jul 2008
Arie Luyendyk Jr - Mid-Ohio Blog

Arie Luyendyk Jr - Mid-Ohio Blog

Blog: Indy Lights Mid-Ohio Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is an amazing track and has a long history of IndyCar racing, I even remember going there as a kid to watch my Father race there in the early 90's. I've always loved the course with ...

Sun 20 Jul 2008
Mid-Ohio I: Race results

Mid-Ohio I: Race results

Pos Car Driver Team Laps Gap Fast lap --- --- ------------------- --------------------------------- ----- ---------- -------- 1. 27 Raphael Matos AFS-Andretti Green Racing 40 ...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Prendeville to make sportscar debut in Monterey

Prendeville to make sportscar debut in Monterey

ECO Racing Enters ALMS Season Finale at Laguna Seca Oct. 18; Noda and Prendeville to Drive Environmentally Ground-Breaking Car MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 9 - The much-anticipated world debut of ECO Racing's environmentally ground-breaking, ...

Wed 08 Oct 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-07

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-10-07

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Luczo Dragon Racing tabs Matos for 2009 2. Rahal auctions off Newman tribute helmet for charity 3. Patrick among BusinessWeek's most influential 1. Luczo Dragon Racing tabs...

Wed 30 Jul 2008
Arie Luyendyk Jr had knee surgery

Arie Luyendyk Jr had knee surgery

Indianapolis, IN - Arie Luyendyk Jr. underwent surgery on his left knee on Friday, July 25. His injury occurred from continual bruising of his left knee that occurred over the past few races. As a result, Luyendyk Jr. suffered a staph infection...

Sat 05 Jul 2008
Watkins Glen I: Race results

Watkins Glen I: Race results

Pos Car Driver Team Laps Gap Fast lap --- --- ------------------- --------------------------------- ----- ---------- -------- 1. 27 Raphael Matos AFS-Andretti Green Racing 28 ...

Wed 19 Nov 2008
Genoa team Homestead test preview

Genoa team Homestead test preview

Genoa Indy Lights Participates at Homestead-Miami Test with other Top Teams Homestead, FL Nov. 18 -- Genoa Indy Lights, anxious to soak up a little Florida sun and to demonstrate their high level of preparedness prior to the winter break, is...

Wed 12 Nov 2008
James Davison awards ceremony notes

James Davison awards ceremony notes

Davison awarded Most Improved Driver at IRL Championship Celebration. Australian Motorsport Foundation International Rising Star James Davison, received the Sunoco Most Improved Driver Award and $10,000 prize money at the Indy Racing League ...

Wed 28 May 2008
Indianapolis: James Davison race notes

Indianapolis: James Davison race notes

Davison at the front at Indy Australian Motorsport Foundation International Rising Star, James Davison established himself as one of the leading competitors when he qualified on the front row and led the Firestone Freedom 100 staged at the ...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-12-18

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-12-18

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Drivers remember Christmases past 2. ABC Supply extends contract with A.J. Foyt Racing 3. Andretti leads Driver's Edge program 1. Drivers remember Christmases past: The wrapping...

Wed 02 Apr 2008
Fri 28 Mar 2008
Changes afoot in united series

Changes afoot in united series

The blending of Champ Car assets into the unified IndyCar Series has focused mainly on the driver and team additions. However, not to be overlooked are what all the teams and fans have to look forward to, a bevy of new technical and series ...

Wed 30 Apr 2008
Fisher, Sherman teleconference 2008-04-30

Fisher, Sherman teleconference 2008-04-30

An interview with Brent Sherman and Sarah Fisher Indy Racing League Teleconference Transcript MODERATOR: Good afternoon everyone. Thank you for joining us for today's Indy Racing League teleconference. We have a couple of guests joining us ...

Thu 07 Aug 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-08-06

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-08-06

Today's IndyCar Series and Indy Pro Series headlines 1. Daniel Herrington, E.J. Viso, Sarah Fisher teleconference 2. Dixon helps carve replica goblet 3. Firestone Indy Lights drivers shuffle seats 4. Camara goes camping with Bengals 1.

Fri 04 Jul 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-07-03

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-07-03

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Unification produces strong first half of season commercially 2. What they're saying 3. Pros-G.I. Joes battle yields phone reunion 4. Duel Dilemma: Two races in one day poses unique ...

Sat 09 Aug 2008
Standings after Kentucky

Standings after Kentucky

Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- --------------- 1. Richard Antinucci 408 2. Raphael Matos 404 3. Dillon ...

Tue 22 Jul 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-07-21

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-07-21

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Title contenders take different approach 2. Tight turnaround as teams head to Edmonton 3. Who holds advantage on first trip to Edmonton? 4. Public to vote for Firestone...

Sat 24 May 2008
Indianapolis: Race results

Indianapolis: Race results

Pos Car Driver Team Laps Gap Fast lap --- --- ------------------- --------------------------------- ----- ---------- -------- 1. 15 Dillon Battistini Panther Racing 40 ...

Indy Freedom 100 postponed to Saturday

Indy Freedom 100 postponed to Saturday

Indianapolis Motor Speedway President and COO Joie Chitwood III and President of Competion Brian Barnhart announced that, due to unyielding rain, today's Firestone Freedom 100 has been postponed to tomorrow, May 24. The race is now scheduled to ...

Tue 20 May 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-05-20

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-05-20

INDYCAR SERIES NEWS AND NOTES - May 20, 2008 Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Mutoh honored at annual Indianapolis 500 Rookie Luncheon 2. Ratings continue to rise for ABC, ESPN2 1. Mutoh honored at annual ...

Wed 23 Apr 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-04-21

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-04-21

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. History-making season underway 2. IndyCar Series partners help series go green 3. Danica ‘buzz' felt on Internet 4. 'AirTranica Won' takes flight 5. Public to vote for ...

Sat 29 Mar 2008
Homestead: Series Friday notes, quotes

Homestead: Series Friday notes, quotes

DIXON WINS PEAK MOTOR OIL POLE AWARD FOR GAINSCO AUTO INSURANCE INDY 300 HOMESTEAD, Fla., Friday, March 28, 2008 - Target Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon claimed the Peak Motor Oil Pole Award for the season-opening GAINSCO Auto Insurance Indy...

Tue 26 Aug 2008
Donoso wins his first race on Sunday in Sonoma

Donoso wins his first race on Sunday in Sonoma

Luck of the Draw Hands Pablo Donoso Indy Lights Win For weekends with two races the Indy Lights Series has an interesting way of setting the grid for the second race. The winner of race one draws the number 4, 6, or 8. Whichever number is drawn...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
RLR/Andersen Racing changes announced

RLR/Andersen Racing changes announced

RLR/Andersen Racing To Move to RLR's Headquarters; Preston, Reggio Named To Top Engineering Positions PALMETTO, Fla., Oct. 14 - The latest news from RLR/Andersen Racing's Firestone Indy Lights team features a new location, a new lead engineer...

Fri 23 May 2008
Series gains European coverage

Series gains European coverage

Motors TV will air the American-based Indy lights series over the 2008 season, with an option for 2009. The shows will benefit from coverage on the full network of the "High Speed Television" and air in five languages. Indy lights is the final...

Mon 09 Jun 2008
Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-06-09

Indy Racing League News and Notes 2008-06-09

Today's IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights headlines 1. Dixon, Castroneves fight for every point 2. Perera joins Guthrie Racing 3. Public to vote for Firestone "Tire"-rific move of the race 4. Drivers reap post-race awards 1. Dixon,...

Sun 07 Sep 2008
Chicagoland: Practice 1 times

Chicagoland: Practice 1 times

Pos Car Driver Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- ------------------------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- 1. 26 Arie Luyendyk Jr 28.158 194.332 2. 43 Mike...

Wed 16 Jul 2008
Mid-Ohio: Andrew Prendeville preview

Mid-Ohio: Andrew Prendeville preview

Fans Can Help Raise Funds for Best Friends Animal Society Through Two Races This Weekend at Mid-Ohio "To finish first, first you must finish" is a saying that race car drivers like Andrew Prendeville know is all too true. If Prendeville can ...

Sat 21 Jun 2008
Arie Luyendyk Jr claims Indy Lights pole

Arie Luyendyk Jr claims Indy Lights pole

AFS Andretti Green Racing's Arie Luyendyk sweated out a mid-afternoon thunderstorm that threatened to cancel Firestone Indy Lights qualifying at Iowa Speedway before claiming pole for Saturday's Jeld-Wen 100 race. "I was afraid the rain would...