Guy Cosmo on the sidelines, a racing future involving IndyCar or the PWC?So what's next for sports car ace Guy Cosmo? Welcome back for the final part of this two-part conversation with North American sports car ace Guy Cosmo. In Part One, which can be read HERE, Guy went into detail about the current driver ranking system a... [12.19.14 - 4:19 pm]How drilling holes could prevent disaster as IndyCar nears 235 mphINDIANAPOLIS --One of the most innovative safety measures that will be used on the Dallara DW012 chassis in the Verizon IndyCar Series is simply a hole in the floor of the race car. INDYCAR officials discovered by cutting a hole in the floor of the car... [12.19.14 - 4:32 am]IndyCar champ Will Power has hidden talent — breakdancingSometimes, the outtakes are better than the movie, and that’s certainly the case with the latest edition of The Penske Files. So, reigning IndyCar champ Will Power and Penske Racing teammate Juan Pablo Montoya are doing what apparently is a Team Penske... [12.18.14 - 8:21 am]Ganassi sets lineups for Rolex 24 at DaytonaWinners for Chip Ganassi in NASCAR and the IndyCar Series will team up for the Rolex 24 at Daytona. Seven-time IMSA Champions and five-time Rolex 24 At Daytona Winners Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates announced of a lineup of two entries and eigh... [12.19.14 - 3:47 am]Colts and IndyCar drivers play shoppers for kidsINDIANAPOLIS – In many ways they are doing the same thing that everyone’s doing about this time a year. While pushing a shopping cart around a superstore these adults are checking their list, confirming their budget with a calendar and then choosing ... [12.17.14 - 9:38 pm]Indy 500The Indianapolis 500, also known as the Greatest Spectacle in Racing, is the annual Super Bowl of the IndyCar Series. It is traditionally run on Memorial Day weekend on the 2.5-mile oval at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Ind. The speedway... [12.19.14 - 9:32 am]Kyle Larson: Racing in Rolex 24Veteran Scott Pruett and new teammate Joey Hand will unite with Chip Ganassi Racing Teams' Verizon IndyCar Series race-winner Charlie Kimball and CGRT development driver Sage Karam to form the lineup in the No. 01 Ford EcoBoost/Target Riley, while CGRT... [12.19.14 - 1:41 pm]Preparations for IndyCar opener in Brazil 'rolling along'INDIANAPOLIS — In spite of concern in recent Portuguese-based media reports, the Verizon IndyCar Series is on schedule to open next season in Brasilia, the Indianapolis-based project manager said Tuesday. Tony Cotman, president of NZR Consulting, said ... [12.09.14 - 1:20 pm]Will Power will ‘race better' as defending IndyCar championThe IndyCar racing offseason has produced conflicting emotions for Will Power. The Team Penske driver is getting accustomed to life as a first-time series champion, but Power’s mind races as he thinks about adding to his resume when the 2015 season ... [12.17.14 - 5:53 pm]Bryan Herta's son Colton to race in MSA Formula in 2015IndyCar race winner and team owner Bryan Herta's teenage son Colton will race in Britain's new MSA Formula series with Carlin in 2015. Herta, who will turn 15 on March 30 next year, just before the start of the season, joins karting world champion Land... [12.19.14 - 1:24 am]
What Target's decision mean to Chip Ganassi Racing and IndyCar - FOXSports.com FOXSports.com What Target's decision mean to Chip Ganassi Racing and IndyCar FOXSports.com INDIANAPOLIS – When Target announced Scott Dixon was returning as its driver for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season, it was really just a confirmation of someth... [12.18.14 - 11:34 am]IndyCar 2018 by Diego Rodriguez - Racer IndyCar 2018 by Diego Rodriguez Racer Starting with a clean sheet of paper, IndyCar must design a new business model with profitability as a built-in, shock-proof feature. This business model should harmonize with the human experience and the technology ... [12.18.14 - 6:28 pm]IndyCar: How drilling holes could save a life as cars approach 235 mph - FOXS... FOXSports.com IndyCar: How drilling holes could save a life as cars approach 235 mph FOXSports.com INDYCAR officials discovered by cutting a hole in the floor of the car it would dramatically reduce the risk of a car going airborne during a crash. Once th... [12.19.14 - 12:29 pm]IndyCar 2018 by Mario Andretti - FOXSports.com FOXSports.com IndyCar 2018 by Mario Andretti FOXSports.com With the next-generation IndyCar due to start racing in 2018, RACER is running interviews with "the great and the good of IndyCar past, present and future" and asking fans to email Indycar2018@rac... [12.16.14 - 8:54 pm]IndyCar: Coyne makes first offseason announcement with new shock engineer - N... NBCSports.com IndyCar: Coyne makes first offseason announcement with new shock engineer NBCSports.com Several new team members have joined the Dale Coyne Racing team this fall in preparation for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series. The most recent addition is... [12.17.14 - 9:00 am]Chase Owen wins Skip Barber INDYCAR Academy Shootout - Racer Chase Owen wins Skip Barber INDYCAR Academy Shootout Racer Owen won the Skip Barber INDYCAR Academy Shootout with another outstanding session Wednesday at Sebring International Raceway, putting himself in the same position as Stephens a year ago. Stephen... [12.18.14 - 6:28 pm]IndyCar champ Will Power's hidden talent — breakdancing - NBCSports.com NBCSports.com IndyCar champ Will Power's hidden talent — breakdancing NBCSports.com Sometimes, the outtakes are better than the movie, and that's certainly the case with the latest edition of The Penske Files. So, reigning IndyCar champ Will Power and Pen... [12.18.14 - 8:42 pm]Guy Cosmo on the sidelines, a racing future involving IndyCar or the PWC? - M... Guy Cosmo on the sidelines, a racing future involving IndyCar or the PWC? Motorsport.com Welcome back for the final part of this two-part conversation with North American sports car ace Guy Cosmo. In Part One, which can be read HERE, Guy went into detail... [12.19.14 - 7:09 pm]Curt Cavin: Counting cars, IndyCar style - Indianapolis Star Indianapolis Star Curt Cavin: Counting cars, IndyCar style Indianapolis Star Counting cars, Verizon IndyCar Series style. Chevrolet and Honda have said they want 12 and 10 cars, respectively, although Honda could take as many as 12. That said, let's see w... [12.15.14 - 9:57 am]New Year's Eve Indy Car to be Unveiled - Inside Indiana Business (press release) New Year's Eve Indy Car to be Unveiled Inside Indiana Business (press release) INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Officials associated with Downtown Indy's New Year's Eve Celebration brought to you by The Indiana Union Construction Industry will be on hand to unveil t... [12.19.14 - 3:05 pm]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com James Hinchcliffe Visits Riley Hospital for Children
Verizon IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe helped the Heroes Foundation's Team JOEY Program deliver LEGOs to children fighting cancer at Riley Hospital ...
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver Scott Dixon Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
2013 Verizon IndyCar Series Champion and 2008 Indy 500 winner Scott Dixon looks back at a tough 2014 season racing for Target Chip Ganassi.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver Helio Castroneves Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Helio Castroneves looks back at the 2014 Verizon Indycar Series season racing for Team Penske.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Team Owner Sam Schmidt Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Team Owner Sam Schmidt talks about his team and their 2014 Verizon Indycar Series season.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver Tony Kanaan Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Veteran Verizon IndyCar Series driver and 2013 Indy 500 winner Tony Kanaan looks back at the 2014 season and his first year racing for Target Chip Ganassi Ra...
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Castroneves Passes 227 MPH in 'Fast Friday' PreviewThree-time Indianapolis 500 Mile Race winner Helio Castroneves liked what he felt and saw from the new Chevrolet engine installed for practice May 15 on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. [05.14.14 - 8:00 pm]Hinchcliffe Cleared To Resume Driving DutiesVerizon IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe, who was diagnosed with a concussion following an incident during the Grand Prix of Indianapolis on May 10, was cleared to resume driving duties after being re-evaluated May 15 by the INDYCAR medical team. [05.14.14 - 8:00 pm]Daily Trackside Report - Thursday May 15Daily Trackside Report for Thursday, May 15 [05.14.14 - 8:00 pm]Pagenaud Cracks 226 MPH in Quick Practice SessionSimon Pagenaud, who won the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis on the 2.439-mile, 14-turn Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course May 10, caught everyone?s attention May 14 on the 2.5-mile oval with the fastest lap of the month in practice for the In... [05.13.14 - 8:00 pm]Indy 500 Rookie Report: Jack HawksworthJack Hawksworth says he was duly impressed on his initial visit to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in October 2011 for a Mazda Road to Indy test on the road course. [05.13.14 - 8:00 pm]Daily Trackside Report - Wednesday May 14Daily Trackside Report: Wednesday, May 14 [05.13.14 - 8:00 pm]
IndyCar: Coyne and Rossi conversations making progressVerizon IndyCar Series hopeful Alexander Rossi, veteran Indy car team owner Dale Coyne, and Honda Performance Development vice president Steve Eriksen met at Coyne's shop in Illinois, and based on th... [12.20.14 - 2:52 am]IndyCar: New Ferrari F1 role won’t limit Vergne’s U.S. chancesFormer Toro Rosso Formula 1 driver Jean-Eric Vergne was announced as Ferrari's new F1 simulator driver on Friday, but tells RACER it will not stand in the way of any Verizon IndyCar Series opportunit... [12.19.14 - 10:10 pm]IndyCar: Power, Castroneves spread holiday cheer in IndyRelated Stories Verizon IndyCar Series stars Will Power and Helio Castroneves traded racing helmets for Santa hats on Dec. 17 to help some Indianapolis area children buy gifts for their families. The... [12.18.14 - 8:01 pm]IndyCar 2018 by Diego RodriguezDiego Rodriguez (BELOW) is a partner at IDEO – a global design company – as well as a founding professor at the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University and an Entrepreneur-in-Reside... [12.18.14 - 3:14 pm]Chase Owen wins Skip Barber INDYCAR Academy ShootoutABOVE: Ben Waddell (left), Chase Owen and David Porcelli. With any luck, Chase Owen will the next Michai Stephens. Owen won the Skip Barber INDYCAR Academy Shootout with another outstanding session W... [12.17.14 - 10:20 pm]
Year-End Random Thoughts on IndyCar, NASCAR and F1Butler University grad Ed Carpenter celebrates winning the pole at Indy with Butler mascot Butler Blue III Some year-end thoughts, one draft, 45-minutes of typing on various forms of racing: IndyCar -- Insert a Festival of Trepidation here as I... [11.20.14 - 12:21 pm]Hawksworth's Ready for Super Tex and Iowa Speedway(L to R) AJ Foyt, Takuma Sato, Jack Hawksworth and Larry Foyt will team up for 2015. Jack Hawksworth of Cullingworth, England, (70 miles northwest of Liverpool) has something on his resume few IndyCar drivers can boast: tractor driver. During... [11.18.14 - 10:46 am]Shea Holbrook Launches Crowd-Funding Effort, ClutchFunded Launches New PlatformThe concept of crowd-funding — using the internet in general and social media in particular to raise money for a personal or business enterprise — is on the rise. Forbes.com recently reported that crowd-funding worldwide in 2013 hit $5.1 billion,... [11.07.14 - 4:38 pm]NASCAR Melee -- Brand Moment? Idiocy? Staged? Awesome?By now the video is all over the place, and I’ve read tweets that it’s getting monster air on at least one morning TV show. In case you missed it, after the NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway Sunday, Jeff... [11.03.14 - 9:50 am]Transcript: Mark Miles and Will Power Talk about 2015 IndyCar SeasonTranscript courtesy of IndyCar PR and presented unedited. IndyCar Conference Call with Mark Miles and Will Power 10/30/2014 THE MODERATOR: Welcome to today's IndyCar conference call. Earlier today the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule was released a... [10.31.14 - 2:40 pm]
Dale Coyne Racing expands during off seasonDale Coyne Racing has been hard at work filling the long off season with projects and personnel additions as they keep an eye toward a competitive 2015 season.
Several new team members have joined the Dale Coyne Racing team this fall in preparation for... [12.17.14 - 1:27 am]IndyCar starts and stopsLet’s have a quick cringeworthy headline contest about standing starts in the Verizon IndyCar Series being suspended.
Starts stopped in IndyCar series
IndyCar puts the brakes on standing starts
Standing starts never took off in the IndyCar series
Lack ... [12.15.14 - 6:21 pm]Review: The Beast by Jade GurssFans of Indianapolis 500 history will never forget the story of the Beast, the Mercedes-Benz engine that was built under extreme secrecy by Ilmor Engineering in the UK to take advantage of a loophole in the Brickyard's rules at the time using a pushrod... [12.12.14 - 10:42 am]IndyCar notes: Tony Stewart backs another 'double' for Kurt BuschFormer Verizon IndyCar Series champion Tony Stewart said he would endorse another attempt at "the double" from Stewart-Haas Racing driver Kurt Busch, who ran both the Indy 500 and the NASCAR race in Charlotte on the same day this year.
"I'm 100 percent... [12.11.14 - 11:39 pm]Review: Jim McGee, Crew Chief of ChampionsThe days are getting shorter, the holidays are right around the corner and there’s no major racing to partake in for the remainder of 2015. What’s a race fan to do? Sure you can look at old videos, watch some races you taped for just this purpose. I pr... [12.11.14 - 11:49 am]NTT Data joins Kanaan for 2015 IndyCar seasonIn a series of announcements coming through this week, Chip Ganassi Racing proclaimed Tony Kanaan driver of the No. 10 NTT Data Dallara/Chevrolet/Firestone Indy car in next year’s Verizon IndyCar Series. Kanaan, the 2004 champion who finished every lap... [12.10.14 - 7:33 pm]
[12.04.14 - 2:29 pm]Series drops standing starts in 2015The new rulebook for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series has dropped standings starts, but introduces double points for the Sonoma season finale.
[12.02.14 - 3:02 pm]Carlin to expand in to Indy LightsCarlin has announced it will race in the Indy Lights series, with the multi-championship winning junior team adding the IndyCar feeder series to its ladder in 2015
Kimball stays on with GanassiCharlie Kimball will remain with Chip Ganassi Racing for the 2015 IndyCar season, the team has confirmed [12.12.14 - 11:30 am]Ganassi retains Dixon and KanaanScott Dixon and Tony Kanaan will continue on as Chip Ganassi Racing's spearheads for the 2015 IndyCar season, the team has confirmed [12.10.14 - 12:05 pm]Foyt finally released from hospitalIndyCar legend AJ Foyt has been released from hospital after serious complications developed following heart surgery in November [12.04.14 - 12:54 pm]IndyCar makes 2015 rule changesA reduction in the amount of double-points races and the abolition of standing starts are the two main changes in the 2015 IndyCar regulations, which were released this week [12.02.14 - 4:16 pm]Carlin launches US programmeTop British single-seater outfit Carlin is eyeing a future IndyCar project and the first step will be an expansion into Indy Lights for 2015, AUTOSPORT can reveal [12.01.14 - 4:00 am]Valsecchi gets Schmidt IndyCar testFormer Lotus Formula 1 reserve and 2012 GP2 champion Davide Valsecchi will join the ranks of Europeans eyeing American moves by testing an IndyCar with Schmidt Peterson Motorsport next month [11.26.14 - 10:08 am]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com IndyCar @ PocOHNO!!! (iRacing)
Sideways in an IndyCar on the inside of someone at 200 mph isn't that easy....
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Indycar Diecast Review: 2007 Milka Duno Citgo Honda
I have it strapped down, so it won't crash...
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Indycar 2015
Promocional 2015 de la serie Indycar por ESPN Video sin fines de lucro.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com 2015S1W01 IndyCar Road Qualifying Lap
Mistakes in a few places, but at least I'm a little more competitive qualifying this time.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com iRacing : Un japocanadiense desconocido (IndyCar Road - Barber)
Penúltima semana (última para mí) en la serie oficial de IndyCar Road en iRacing, en la que corremos en un split enorme con bastantes pilotos de nivel, incluidos nuestros rivales directos... [12.18.14 - 5:47 pm]
2014′s memorable moments2014′s memorable momentsEven as IndyCar struggles to regain its foothold it still has some great racingMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [12.19.14 - 4:41 am]Andretti vs Foyt & PettyAndretti vs Foyt & PettyWhat made the difference in 1967's 'Driver of the Year' votingMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [12.12.14 - 6:17 am]IndyCar in 2015IndyCar in 2015What's facing America's top teams as IndyCar preparation continuesMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [11.24.14 - 10:28 am]Dan Gurney to receive Edison-Ford MedalDan Gurney to receive Edison-Ford MedalGurney's body of work with Ford will be recognised this weekMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [10.27.14 - 6:38 am]Andretti’s 1984 titleAndretti’s 1984 titleLooking back at a hard-fought championship with Newman/HaasMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [10.13.14 - 9:00 am]
The one-day test at Barber Motorsports Park near Birmingham, Ala., on Nov. 10, allowed driver Grah... [11.12.14 - 12:46 pm]Simon Pagenaud to Join Team Penske in 2015MOORESVILLE, NC (September 29, 2014) – Team Penske announced today that race-winning driver and perennial championship contender Simon Pagenaud will join its ranks beginning with the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
The 30-year-old Pagenaud is a fo... [09.29.14 - 10:33 am]INDYCAR adds Brasília, Brazil to 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series scheduleINDIANAPOLIS (Thursday, September 18, 2014) - INDYCAR announced today it is returning to Brazil next season and will sanction a Verizon IndyCar Series event at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet in the capital city of Brasília during the 2015 season... [09.18.14 - 2:27 pm]INDYCAR stars highlight Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting ChallengeINDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 11, 2014) - The Verizon IndyCar Series championship has concluded, but many of INDYCAR's biggest stars have one more race on the schedule this season. The Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge returns on Sept. 20to New Castl... [09.11.14 - 3:31 pm]Bidding Opens Today on EBay for Rahal's Third Annual Helmet Auction Benefitti...View attachment 22302
Indianapolis, Ind. (September 5, 2014) – Verizon IndyCar Series driver, Graham Rahal, announced today that the Graham Rahal Foundation will conduct its third annual helmet auction benefiting children’s charities. The auction w... [09.05.14 - 10:25 am]
Get Aerokits Right The First TimeLast week, the Performance Racing Industry trade show took place in Indianapolis. It was there that Will Phillips, IndyCar vice-president of technology, took part in a Q&A session regarding aerokits for next season. The other day, I went through and re... [12.19.14 - 5:04 am]Altering Photos To Re-Write Racing HistoryBefore I get into my rant, I must first issue my disclaimer. I am not a smoker, nor have I ever been. I never took up the habit. Even in high school and college, when most of my friends were trying to look cool with a cigarette hanging out of their mou... [12.17.14 - 5:05 am]Shoes Too Big To FillWhen Coach Bear Bryant retired from Alabama in 1982; there was no way that his successor, Ray Perkins, was going to gain immediate acceptance from Crimson Tide fans. Perkins went 32-15 in his four seasons as coach, but he jumped ship for the lowly Tamp... [12.15.14 - 5:03 am]Time To Buy Another Tony Kanaan Die-CastBy Susan Phillips Greetings from somewhere in northern Alabama! I’m wrapping up my last week of overnight travel until January. I don’t get to read as much about what’s going in the IndyCar world on the road, as I normally would at home. Slow hotel wi-... [12.12.14 - 5:04 am]A Track Future Very Much In DoubtJust the other day, I had someone ask me when the sale of Nashville Superspeedway was going to close. Admittedly, I had forgotten that the original closure date as well as the extended closure date had passed without a word. The sports-talk radio stati... [12.10.14 - 5:04 am]
End of a seasonIn the end, it came down to three points. An American accepted the Astor Cup with the title only decided at the checkered flag. An American stood in victory lane after 500 miles on an oval track.
In other words, it was the coda that many IndyCar fans h... [09.16.12 - 12:33 am]INDYCAR: The Friday Setup (Fontana) "The Friday Setup" will be a preview of the upcoming races and the schedule of the weekend events (practice and qualifications) leading up to race day. Also it will include other forms of rambling about the upcoming race (and the overall state... [09.14.12 - 8:00 am]The better part of valor: Conway recuses himself from INDYCAR finaleNo more.
That is what Mike Conway said when he considered taking part in this season's final IZOD IndyCar Series race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.
Conway, a genial, mild-tempered Brit, has plenty of reason to hate high-speed oval racin... [09.13.12 - 5:18 pm]INDYCAR: Power Rankings (Fontana) U-S-A! U-S-A! U-S-A!
It ain't over yet. Stud Hunter-Reay will not go quietly into that good night after all. The last race is a Saturday night oval, and dammit we want our American hero conquering all. Also we want PENSKE B*TCHFACE one more time. ... [09.13.12 - 11:40 am]On mergers and unifications: enduring the long road aheadI have to say that while I don't know nearly as much about the inner workings of sports car racing as I do about other series like IndyCar and NASCAR, I have always been turned on by sleek prototypes, supercars, and even the "lowly" touring series.
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Shutting DownI’ve struggled with writing this since before Long Beach, and the words don’t seem to be coming any easier today than they did a few weeks ago. Effective today, I am shuttering IndyCar Advocate. The site will remain up, but as of now, there are no plan... [04.22.14 - 6:27 am]No Preview This WeekUnfortunately, it's been pretty hectic lately, and I'm going to have to forego the usual preview for Long Beach. Apologies for any inconvenience, but here's hoping you have a great race weekend! [04.11.14 - 5:50 am]Interview With Junior StrousI recently sat down for an interview with one of the Netherlands' most successful race car drivers to date: Junior Strous. In this interview, we will highlight his activities both on and off track; go over his personal life, ambitions, racing, crashes,... [04.02.14 - 9:19 pm]A Quick Paypal NoteI've updated the Paypal button for donations on the right sidebar of the site. If you're of a mind to throw a couple bucks towards the site, it would be much appreciated. I'm not really one for pushing that sort of thing, so I'll just say thanks in adv... [04.02.14 - 5:27 pm]Notes: Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg-Really, if you think about it, it was sort of fitting a Verizon car won the first-ever race under the Verizon Indy Car Series banner. It was a really strong start for Will Power, who had company all day, but also never looked like he wasn't at least e... [03.31.14 - 7:46 am]
Ten Questions With Indianapolis 500 Festival Princess Adrienne Runge It’s is not too often that I get to write on subject matter that is outside of the norm for motorsports blogging. From time to time, I enjoy digging into the background and getting away from the wheel spin. Last week, I promised a divergence and I am... [05.07.14 - 8:45 am]My Unusual Prelude To This Year’s Indianapolis 500 Last week I had the pleasure of closely visiting the scene of this year’s Verizon IndyCar Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, the inaugural event of the 2014 schedule. Too bad IndyCar was racing at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. I again mi... [05.01.14 - 9:29 pm]Eye Candy from Sonoma AND my love, the Delta Wing, Monica Hilton, Simon Pagen...I will link all of this hot mess together by the end of this article, I promise! I tend to get a tad antsy this time of year as we all await the wheels turning at the Grand Prix of St. Pete. I mean, it is one thing to endure a long, miserable winter wi... [02.26.14 - 8:07 am]Finally, SOMETHING I Can Get My Head AroundI unashamedly follow Tony Dizinno, a writer for NBC Sports “Motor Sports Talk” as well as other outlets. This gent is a PROLIFIC producer of word count and not just for the sake of volume. He produces well written content across multiple racing platfor... [02.17.14 - 2:57 pm]Back in the saddle again…..Really! After an extremely long hiatus, basically doing what one does to keep up with the speed of life, it begins again. Time to saddle up and as they say in Denver these days, time to ride. Taking some time off to learn to look at things differently just m... [01.17.14 - 8:34 am]
Hinchcliffe, Sato deliver finish for the ages in Sao PauloAfter battling each other wheel-to-wheel in one of the most electric finishes in IZOD IndyCar Series history, there was nothing left for James Hinchcliffe and Takuma Sato to do but smile, laugh, and share an embrace. Two of the best this series has to ... [10.29.14 - 8:15 am]Online versus Land-Based SlotsSlots are one of the most popular casino games. If you visit land-based casinos, you will find a whole area of slot machines with a lot of people enjoying them. Are you wondering if the excitement would still be the same if you play them online? Take a... [04.02.14 - 5:19 pm]All You Need to Know About Sao PauloThe Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo hosts the final round of the 2013 Formula One GP. This year it is the 2013 Brazilian Formula 1 Grand Prix. According to GrandPrixTours.com, the first ever Brazilian Grand Prix race event (1973) was held at this Sao P... ‘Turbo': A sorta-critic’s reviewFull Disclosure: The writer was a movie critic for the Huntington News, the campus newspaper of Northeastern University, during the early years of his college life. "Turbo," Dreamworks' latest offering that centers around a garden snail's dream of vict... Random thoughts and outburstsThe first half of the IZOD IndyCar Series season was littered with upsets from the smaller teams in the paddock – Takuma Sato and A.J. Foyt Racing at Long Beach, Tony Kanaan and KV Racing at the Indianapolis 500, and Mike Conway (Dale Coyne Racing) and...
The IndyCar Off Season is Too LongIdle thoughts: The IndyCar off season is far too lengthy. The primary tidbits of things resembling news include a dramatic increase in the number of Euro-centric formula drivers who have publicly proclaimed their sights are set on IndyCar. That is all ... [12.03.14 - 9:14 am]Stay Tuned For The Greatest Spectacle in Racing….One of the most idiotic tenets of the anti-anything-even-remotely-related-to-Hulman crowd is the woefully misguided notion that the Indianapolis 500 be de-emphasized in favor of making the entire series stronger. Often these people position the entire ... [11.14.14 - 12:34 pm]New Faces in the Fancy Offices at IMSMark Miles is said to be nearly finished with his overhaul of all things Hulman. Just last week the ‘retirement’ of Jeff Belskus was announced, and just as quickly he was replaced by Cindy Lucchese, who is part of the ‘Miles Mafia.’ Given the level of ... [11.11.14 - 12:01 pm]How IndyCar and its Participants Manage to Shoot Appendages Off With Alarming...The only real prerequisite for being an IndyCar fan is that any person so inclined must lean toward extreme masochism. Take the 2015 schedule, for example. It remains highly compressed (ending before Labor Day) and contains fewer events than the previo... [11.06.14 - 7:58 pm]The 2015 IndyCar Schedule is Released…Verdict?The 2015 IndyCar schedule was released today and for the most part it remains underwhelming. Most of us understand the difficulty of piecing together that puzzle and appreciate the hard work that goes into it. Still, it remains troubling and here is wh... [10.30.14 - 2:38 pm]
The season kicks off the second Sunday in March on the 3.4-mile Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet road course in Brasília, Brazil, before... [10.30.14 - 8:04 pm]INDYCAR Announces Toronto PenaltiesINDYCAR announced Thursday afternoon penalties for two competitors following the two-race event in Toronto July 20.
Rahal Letterman Lanigan racing was fined $5,000 for violating Rule 126.96.36.199. on Luca Filippi's entry during Race Qualifications. The rule... [07.24.14 - 4:01 pm]INDYCAR Rescinds Bourdais PenaltyINDYCAR announced Wednesday that the $10,000 fine and probation levied against Sebastien Bourdais June 11 has been rescinded following review.
Bourdais penalties were a league reaction to the on-track incident between the KVSH Racing driver and Justin W... [06.25.14 - 11:45 pm]INDYCAR Announces Texas PenaltiesINDYCAR, the sanctioning body of the Verizon IndyCar Series, announced Wednesday afternoon three post-race penalties following last weekend's Firestone 600 at Texas.
KVSH Racing's Sebastien Bourdais has been fined $10,000 and placed on probation for the... [06.11.14 - 7:32 pm]Grand Prix of Indianapolis Signs Title SponsorAnnounced Tuesday morning in the Economaki Press Conference Room of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Angie's List has signed on as the title sponsor of the Grand Prix of Indianapolis. The two-year deal runs through the 2016 event.
IndyCar Notes: Foyt Out Of Hospital After 25 Days By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Racing icon A.J. Foyt Jr. has been released from Baylor-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston and is recovering at home from recent triple bypass heart surgery.
Although his heart surgery on Nov. 12 was suc... [12.04.14 - 5:39 pm]IndyCar Series To Double Down – Twice – In 2015 Undeterred by massive criticism about Formula One’s decision to offer double championship points in that series’ season-ending race in 2014, INDYCAR announced this week that it is following suit.
In fact, America’s premier open-wheel series announced i... [12.04.14 - 10:17 am]Foyt Recovering After Heart Surgery RacinToday.com
Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt Jr. underwent successful coronary bypass surgery Wednesday in Houston after being diagnosed with blockages on Monday.
Foyt, 79, was admitted into Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center on Friday with... [11.13.14 - 7:37 am]Hinchcliffe Exits Andretti, Moves To Schmidt Peterson The “Mayor of Hinchtown” is changing his email and snail-mail addresses.
James Hinchcliffe, a three-time Verizon IndyCar Series race-winner, has exited Andretti Autosport and signed a multi-year contract with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports beginning with... [10.08.14 - 8:05 am]Pagenaud To Join Team Penske RacinToday.com
Team Penske announced Monday that it is adding Simon Pagenaud as a fourth driver to its IndyCar Series team.
The 30-year-old Pagenaud is a four-time race winner in the Series. He will join 2014 series champion Will Power, multiple Indy 5... [09.29.14 - 1:01 pm]
I Sing the Formula Electric (Mostly)It's occurred to me just today that after months and months of hearing about Formula E, the FIA's new electric formula car racing series, we are now just mere days away from the first event. Testing has taken place, the teams have (mostly) named their ... [09.08.14 - 11:48 pm]Why the New Orleans Grand Prix is a great ideaA lot of people are questioning this decision by IndyCar thinking maybe N.O. isn't ready for this, the infrastructure isn't there, or parking is missing etc. But this is THE one place that Mike and I can serve as experts as we are both from New Orleans ... [05.05.14 - 10:51 am]An Open Letter to the IndyCar Series Team OwnersHello, Gentlemen (and Lady, Ms. Fisher), You don't know me, but I'm a long time fan. Of all of yours. Literally. Mr. Penske, I've thrilled to the feats of your bespoke chassis that so dominated CART for years, and I've enjoyed the driving of basically e... [06.06.12 - 11:09 pm]The World Calls The Thrilling Indy 500 FinishSo I'm pretty sure unless you're part of the .00001% of bored angsty messageboard lurker, you and 99.9999% of the world found the 2012 Indy 500 thrilling, exciting, unpredictable, and one of the best motor races of any kind in quite some time. But one ... [05.29.12 - 11:08 pm]Indy 500 Odds Are InSo here are the First Odds for this year's Indy 500.
Will Power9-2Helio Castroneves4-1Ryan Briscoe9-2Dario Franchitti6-1Scott Dixon6-1Marco Andretti10-1Tony Kanaan10-1Ryan Hunter-Reay20-1JR Hildebrand25-1Field (Any Other Driver)25-1James Hinchcliffe25-1... [05.09.12 - 3:10 pm]
Opinions are like assholes…Everyone has one, and they usually stink. I’ve remained silent on the Stewart/Ward incident since it first came to light in the wee hours on Saturday night. There were far too many questions, and not enough answers to form any … Continue reading → [08.11.14 - 10:53 pm]Ok then… guess I should recap…My colleagues and I arrived via media shuttle from the designated media hotel. Entering the Allstream Centre we headed up the escalator to the “Tim Horton’s Media room”, where a table of timbits and fresh coffee awaited us. We were … Continue reading → [07.22.14 - 7:26 pm]A Cautionary Tale…I was tasked recently with writing… everyday… whatever was in my mind/heart. So… today’s stream of consciousness happened to be related to this portion of my life. (apologies in advance again for the distinct lack of actual racing stuff on … Continue r... [06.16.14 - 2:11 pm]I swear I will start yapping soon…and y’all will start bitching that I talk too much… But please indulge me one last non-racing related post before I kick off my racing season. This just dropped into my inbox! This is my strappingly handsome nephew Dylan! This … Continue reading → [04.19.14 - 7:38 pm]Dusts off the blogwebs….I kept waiting for something to prompt me to step back into my “office” and put pen to paper fingers to keyboard… Not that I haven’t written a bunch of stuff lately, it’s just that it wasn’t for public consumption. … Continue reading → [04.12.14 - 12:53 am]
Welcome to the New Indycar GarageWhen I was asked to write for the new Indycar garage site, my first thought was “I am a Nascar fan!”. To my surprise, the response was “Great- we can use that as well”. Turns out this site is more about the lifestyle of the Indycar fan, then it is ab... [04.10.14 - 5:23 am]
IndyCar starts and stopsLet’s have a quick cringeworthy headline contest about standing starts in the Verizon IndyCar Series being suspended. Starts stopped in IndyCar series IndyCar puts the brakes on standing starts Standing starts never took off in the IndyCar series Lack ... [12.10.14 - 2:56 pm]Does IndyCar get the joke?Well, it seems that all the major racing series are chasing the same off season quarry right now. By that I mean that seasons are over, and PR people and auto racing writers are scrambling for anything that has the remote scent of fresh copy. The Ver... [12.01.14 - 1:16 pm]The end of the IndyCar Mom and PopI grew up in a small Indiana town. Not only did I know all the business people and citizens of the place, I knew every dog in town by name. If you were a quarter short on your bill, the local grocery, drugstore, and gas station would let you have it ... [11.10.14 - 7:07 pm]A scary IndyCar HalloweenHow about all the news out of IndyCar since the season ended in September? You remember, right? A race was announced for Brazil…and, uh….wait a minute…I know there’s something else. Oh, James Hinchcliffe changed teams and has a beer named after him... [10.23.14 - 3:05 pm]Adios, ovals. It’s been good to know you.History is replete with species that didn’t make it: the passenger pigeon, the dodo, Dragon Racing. You can add ovals other than Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Verizon IndyCar Series to the list of auto racing endangered species. And like the p... [09.23.14 - 3:24 pm]
Let's Get Ready To RumbleI'm still trying to digest the skirmish between Jeff Gordon and Brad Keselowski after the Texas race Sunday night. I saw what happened and watched the aftermath, which as the Chase winds down to the Final Four is becoming more of an occurrence.
Of cou... [11.04.14 - 1:52 pm]Annnndddd...We Have A Schedule!Like many, I have been waiting on pins and needles waiting for the release of the 2015 IndyCar schedule. My days and nights have been filled with anxiety as I've dreaded over how Mark Miles and Company was going to screw things up.
Not really.... [10.30.14 - 3:40 pm]Cream of the Crop, 2014 (And A Fontana Wrap)So here we are, at the end of another IndyCar season. I have to say, I expect to wake up tomorrow and see some frost on the ground, since it's getting to that time of year.
Wait? You mean to tell me the season ended on August 30? It's only September? ... [09.03.14 - 9:48 pm]Final Standings: 11-21As a wrapup to the the season, I'm posting my thoughts on the seasons of the drivers who finished the season in points positions eleven through twenty-one. I'm sure your first thought is...wait, didn't a total of 23 drivers compete on a (mostly full-ti... [09.03.14 - 9:47 pm]A Day at The Mile(Editor's note: My race notes are based on what I saw from the stands since I don't know when I'll watch the DVR. So if you heard anything said that is contrary to what I observed, that's why! :--) )
Today's race at the Milwaukee Mile was certainly a... [08.17.14 - 11:03 pm]
Win A Marmon Wasp Diecast From ReplicarzOver the past couple of weeks, the wonderful people at Replicarz have allowed me to give away some of their incredible diecast cars. First we gave away some 1:18 scale cars of the 1973 Swede Savage STP-sponsored Eagle, and the 1984 Tom Sneva Texaco Sta... [12.19.14 - 8:17 am]Another Replicarz GiveawayThe folks at Replicarz are at it again. After the first giveaway (1:18 scale 1884 Tom Sneva, and 1973 Swede Savage) went so well, they wanted to do it again. Vice President Brian Fothergill is the one really making this happen. He’s extremely excited a... [12.16.14 - 12:18 am]Ganassi Driver AnnouncementsTeam owner Chip Ganassi will have a slightly different looking team next season, but plenty of familiar faces. The first announcement came on Monday, with Scott Dixon returning to the number 9 Target-sponsored car. The 2008 Indy 500 winner and three-ti... [12.12.14 - 8:08 pm]Hunter-Reay Added to Borg-WarnerRyan Hunter-Reay’s likeness on the famous Borg-Warner trophy was unveiled today at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum. The Andretti Autosport driver is the 101st face to be displayed on the iconic trophy, which dates back to the first ... [12.03.14 - 7:57 pm]Rule Changes for IndyCar in 2015Two significant rule changes were announced today, for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season. The first major change was reducing the double-points paying races to just two, the Indianapolis 500 and the season-ending race at Sonoma. The second signifi... [12.02.14 - 5:46 pm]
Initial Feedback - The Inaugural Grand Prix of IndyMug-N-Bun never fails to satisfy
Following the #GPofINDY, and surviving a near brain-freeze from rapidly trying to ingest too much Mug-N-Bun root beer float, I had a three-hour drive home to recount the day's events.
It's my opinion that direct and... [05.12.14 - 12:08 pm]Crystal Ballin' 2014Ah, yes. The waiting is over. It's all to be done.
The newest of Indycar seasons is upon us and in keeping with my ill-advised tradition of making predictions, the time has come again. Rather than summarize my previous predictions, feel free to ex... [03.27.14 - 12:00 pm]Spring TrainingThe newly minted, pre-season Indy Fans Tweet-Up was a success by all accounts (I wasn't able to attend much to my chagrin), although I was there in spirit - a cantankerous, mean spirit to some perhaps. I'll admit the Polar Vortex had it's grip on me as... [03.17.14 - 6:58 pm]Glampty-Dance, Here's Yo Chance, So do The Glamp!Oh, hello there.Yes, friends, it has been a while, but with the off-season turned chock-a-block with new-season goodies, many things are looking up for the Indycar season - 2014.Now 'Glamping' (Glamorous Camping) is the latest development for those inc... [03.14.14 - 11:10 am]GodspeedJust a few days ago, on a recent music-related trip to Nashville, Tennessee, I was also able to devote some impromptu time for what I will loquaciously describe as a 'Friday PM Indycar Fan and Blogging Commiseration Summit'.
In the maelstrom of the f... [09.25.13 - 1:37 pm]
Dreams to Realities …Well, well, well … I leave a blog alone for 6+ months, and it gets all dusty on me. I know, I know … here I start my own, personal INDYCAR-based blog, and then I leave it alone through the entire 2012 IZOD IndyCar Season. Plus, all my proposed in-sessi... [10.12.12 - 4:00 pm]Rubens Barrichello … moving the needle?I’ve promised myself … a maximum of 1,200 of my own words after this paragraph … Verbosity, thy bad name is me. Here goes nothing … — On Thursday, March 1st, 2012, Rubens Barrichello inked a one-year deal with KV Racing Technologies, driving Car #8, sp... [03.02.12 - 10:05 am]Making INDYCAR better … personallyNo one could deny or claim we haven’t made mistakes along the way. We have. But our only goal every single day with IndyCar is to better it and make it stronger. We have fantastic drivers, we have outstanding teams, and partners willing to invest milli... [02.28.12 - 10:00 am]2012 Cars – IZOD IndyCar SeriesA few weeks ago, I recall tweeting an initial breakdown of car/driver/engine combinations. Of course, I swapped one team’s engine contract, and was electronically backhanded for my faux pas (Thanks, Pippa! I owe you). So, I came up with a spreadsheet o... [02.19.12 - 7:30 pm]36 SuperCars, 36 Hours – Day 2First … an apology for yesterday’s post (36 SuperCars, 36 Hours – Day 1) … it was a little long. I promise I will do better once the 2012 INDYCAR season starts up in earnest. However, I hope I didn’t scare you from Day 2! Saturday, February 4th, 2011 –... [02.12.12 - 10:06 pm]
A Peon's Thought on Scheduling I had a thought last night relating to scheduling that I tweeted out to Kevin Lee for trackside. It has several moving parts and I doubt twitter really did it justice. So since I never took this site down and I am sure Pippa was getting tired of my l... [11.01.13 - 11:48 am]The Gift of the Magi News came on Tuesday that Pippa Mann had secured a ride for this year’s Indy500. Within the small IndyCar Twitter-node the news was reason for an overflow of heartfelt rejoicing. The IndyCar Twitter-node loves Pippa and rightly so. More so than any ... [05.02.13 - 1:33 am]Leftovers From Barber Weekend
This year in addition to taking in the race at Barber we decided to stretch the weekend a few days. So after the race, we drove to Tennessee and rented a small cabin in the mountains for a couple days. Which implicitly implies – I haven’t seen the ra... [04.09.13 - 11:35 pm]Barber Saturday - A Familiar Face and a Few ImagesI spent most of Saturday schlepping around Barber Motorsports Park toting my camera and a tripod hoping to capture some "Phantom Car" images. No such luck - The GrandAm series which is usually money for 3 - 4 yellows that bunch the field up and make t... [04.06.13 - 11:49 pm]The Annual Pathetic Season Preview - Part 1 It seems like every year we get to this point in the year where the first race is just a few days away, everyone else is doing it and I succumb to the peer pressure…So Here Goes. Predictions: Scott Dixon will win the Series Championship. Last year I... [03.18.13 - 10:47 pm]
Unfiltered Race Notes: Milwaukee 2014OK, Here we go with the Milwaukee race notes… finally. I think I have found some international feed on youtube as there was not even a second of prerace; straight into the command and the launching of the cars. I … Continue reading → [09.06.14 - 12:19 pm]Unfiltered Race Notes: Fontana 2014 Championship EditionAlright… 500 miles to go… —Prerace— The Astor Cup is a good looking piece of silverware For the record; I am for double points for 500 mile races. In an ideal world I would be for a Simon Pagenaud championship, … Continue reading → [08.31.14 - 10:09 am]Unfiltered Race Notes: Sonoma 2014Note for the Milwaukee notes: Due to my in person attendance at the kick ass Milwaukee Mile last weekend, I was unable to catch my DVR crapping out. I have yet to see the telecast of Milwaukee, if you know … Continue reading → [08.24.14 - 9:24 pm]Unfiltered Race Notes: Mid-Ohio 2014Welcome back. It’s Mid-Ohio weekend… Let’s go! —Prerace— Alright, I wonder how long until the FF button gets hit… Qualifying rewind. Tough day for the series for sure… I was slightly embarrassed for the drivers after two years of green … Continue readi... [08.03.14 - 9:43 pm]Unfiltered Race Notes: Toronto Race Two 2014Welcome back to Toronto! This is an actual IndyCar race according to my DVR so I guess we’ll be in store for some actual racing? —Prerace— Doubt I’ll be watching much of this HCN looks tired. That doesn’t bode well … Continue reading → [07.20.14 - 7:38 pm]
IndyTech 101Here's a fun way to put the amazing performance of an Indy car into perspective. Check out this cool infographic from Verizon.
[07.15.14 - 11:58 am]Verizon & IndyCar: Racing Into the Future TogetherTurn back the calendar a few months and I thought, fab, the IndyCar Series nabs a title sponsor with more than 103 million retail connections, 1,700 retail locations, and $81 billion dollars in revenue--this is promising for raising the profile of the ... [05.24.14 - 3:25 pm]Everyone Needs a Rookie to Root For IIContinuation of our wildly popular [blatant exaggeration] inaugural rookie roundup from 2013.
This year sees a healthy class of seven newbies who have qualified to contest the world's greatest race. From a NASCAR champion, to a Russian rock guitarist an... [05.22.14 - 5:22 pm]Is an IndyCar driver coming to your town?In my case, YES. Tomorrow, Tuesday May 20th, Pippa Mann will pay me a personal (well, not actually) visit in the great city of Cincinnati, Ohio.
The other Indy 500 drivers will also fan out over North America to spread the good gospel of the world's gre... [05.19.14 - 12:55 pm]Historically high stakes on Indy 500 qualifyingThere's a lot more than bragging rights and a cozy starting position on the line for Indy 500 qualifying, this weekend.
It's about points. Lots and lots of Verizon IndyCar Series Championship points.
Take a look, and don't miss a minute of the action.
Talk of Gasoline Alley May 23, 2014Click to play podcast It's another thrilling installment of "Talk of Gasoline Alley" as Kevin Lee sits down with IMS Historian Donald Davidson to relive the long and glorious history of the Indianapolis 500. [05.23.14 - 7:58 pm]Talk of Gasoline Alley May 22, 2014Click to play podcast It's another thrilling installment of "Talk of Gasoline Alley" as Kevin Lee sits down with IMS Historian Donald Davidson to relive the long and glorious history of the Indianapolis 500. [05.22.14 - 9:01 pm]Talk of Gasoline Alley May 21, 2014Click to play podcast Tonight, Kevin Lee and Donald Davidson answer calls related to the history of the Indianapolis 500. [05.21.14 - 8:45 pm]Talk of Gasoline Alley May 19, 2014Click to play podcast Kevin Lee joins IMS Historian Donald Davidson to talk more about the History of the Indianapolis 500 and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. [05.19.14 - 8:38 pm]Talk of Gasoline Alley May 16, 2014Click to play podcast Curt Cavin joins IMS Historian Donald Davidson LIVE from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for another edition of Talk of Gasoline Alley! [05.16.14 - 6:57 pm]
Coyne and ?http://www.racer.com/indycar/item/111915-indycar-coyne-and-rossi-conversations-making-progress-111915 [12.19.14 - 11:07 pm]OT - Need your help identifying some IndyCar partsHi everyone! I've had these parts for a while now and I would like to sell them. Before I do that I was hoping I could get some help confirming that everything is what I believe it to be. Along with the pictures in the following album I've included wha... [12.19.14 - 6:09 pm]americans in icSo everyone always moans and groans about the lack of americans in ic. so i thought i'd do a break down for the not so distant future.
current confirmed americans
6. kimball [12.19.14 - 4:05 pm]Breakin' 2: Performance Review Boogaloohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=taTNE45gXoA [12.19.14 - 9:38 am]indycar lingoHi everyone!
I am going to Detriot for the Indycar race with my friend. My friend is oworried since she doesn't follow sports so what are some Indycar lingo fans use so that she can feel more comfortable.
thank you everyone! :) [12.18.14 - 10:49 pm]Found a neat pic on redditthttp://imgur.com/r/OldSchoolCool/MnxHNf8
Mark Dismore and Mario [12.18.14 - 10:34 pm]Pagenaud heading to Super Bowl with Verizonhttp://motorsportstalk.nbcsports.com/2014/12/18/team-penskes-simon-pagenaud-will-head-to-super-bowl-with-verizon/
Great to see, as Verizon is a major sponsor of NFL as well. Any potential promotion at the Super Bowl is a good idea! [12.18.14 - 3:09 pm]Indy Car 2018 Part IIhttp://www.racer.com/indycar/item/111823-indycar-2018-by-diego-rodriguez [12.18.14 - 10:17 am]Justin Wilson - HaasF1I tweeted Justin the other day to find out his plans. Got an interesting response from someone, not Justin. Basically hypothesized that Justin would drive the road courses this year for Ed, and test for HaasF1 to help them develop their car, then mov... [12.17.14 - 9:14 pm]Kurt Busch - doing the double again?Is there been any talk of the Double in '15 [12.17.14 - 3:40 pm]Fill those seats with PAID fansDon't show this to ANYBODY that works in the offices at 16g. Must keep this quiet.
http://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-sports/in-qatar-migrant-workers-paid-to-be-sports-fans/ar-BBgUe3Z?ocid=iehp [12.17.14 - 1:40 pm]Poll for Double PointsI know this has been covered elsewhere, but it was in a thread which is about other changes too.
So, could someone who (unlike me) knows how to create one of those polls, please start a poll just about double points?
I propose a simple Yea or Nay... [12.17.14 - 1:13 pm]Sage Karam Testing Today with Ganassihttps://pbs.twimg.com/media/B5ExrHICcAEcE9H.jpg:large
*RACER* @RACERmag (https://twitter.com/RACERmag) 2m (https://twitter.com/RACERmag/status/545271648434130944)2 minutes ago (https://twitter.com/RACERmag/status/545271648434130944)
. @IndyCar (h... [12.17.14 - 12:40 pm]Coyne hires ex-Ligier\TCGR engineerhttp://motorsportstalk.nbcsports.com/2014/12/17/indycar-coyne-makes-first-offseason-announcement-with-new-shock-engineer/
Good to see him beefing up his personnel, but I would think reliability\pitstops were DCR's achilles heel right now... [12.17.14 - 9:20 am]Sebring Winter Testing discussionhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnmlyp_D6OQ
Found some video at Sebring. De Jong in the 98, Valsecchi in the 7. Of note: Sage's save about 1:30 in. [12.17.14 - 9:07 am]
IndyCar • Re: AR1's slanderous and foolish comments should stop!Mark wrote: To be fair, Crapwagon was mostly set up because myself and Chica wouldn't allow them to spout crap on here (and not just here the likes of Track Forum too), so they set that up so they could talk crap there instead, of course it quickly got ... [03.17.14 - 2:04 pm]IndyCar • Re: New qualifying formatThanks very much champcarray. That was useful for me to brush up on those Regs.Statistics: Posted by steveaki13 — Sun Mar 16, 2014 10:38 pm [03.16.14 - 5:38 pm]IndyCar • Re: C'mon INDYCAR SERIES!!!What is up with that Toronto back 2 back. Looks like cutting cost more than anything to me. Statistics: Posted by Cart750hp — Sun Mar 16, 2014 8:50 pm [03.16.14 - 3:50 pm]IndyCar • Re: Not much action on the IndyCar forumI have never gotten round to following Indy car on a regular basis, but with all the ex f1 drivers this season I am determined to follow it and learn.
Hope to chat to you all in Indy this season.
Statistics: Posted by steveaki13 — Sat Mar 15, 2014 11:0... [03.15.14 - 6:07 pm]IndyCar • Re: Kurt Busch attempting The DoubleStarter wrote: A good argument could be made for today's drivers being a bunch of wusses because they only drive in one series. The greats like Mario, AJ, Gurney, etc. could get in any car and win. It didn't make any difference if it was a sprint car, s... [03.11.14 - 9:28 pm]
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