IndyCar to run 17 races over 5 months next seasonINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar will have 17 races next season and two new venues as part of a 2015 schedule that begins on a street course in Brazil in March and wraps up at the end of August on the road course at Sonoma. The schedule announced Thursday ... [10.30.14 - 7:57 am]Plans to bring IndyCar race to Dubai in 2015 shelvedPlans to bring the US-based IndyCar motor racing to Dubai next year have been shelved as organisers released the 2015 calendar with Brazil named as the only international race. Earlier this year, Mark Miles, the CEO of Hulman & Co, IndyCar's parent com... [10.31.14 - 11:41 am]IndyCar to return to Pocono, but much later in the summerBrandon Igdalsky knew for some time that the IndyCar series would be making a return to Pocono in 2015. And since the Pocono Raceway president and CEO has been besieged by questions about next year's schedule ever since this year's Pocono IndyCar 500 w... [10.30.14 - 4:10 pm]2015 IndyCar Series schedule releasedThe 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season will begin in Brazil and end in Sonoma, California. The schedule for next season was released on Thursday, October 30th and features a few changes from the 2014 schedule. The schedule, which features 17 events at ... [10.30.14 - 2:17 pm]IndyCar will return to Pocono Raceway in 2015The Verizon IndyCar Series will return to The Tricky Triangle for the 2015 Pocono INDYCAR 500 Fueled by Sunoco on Aug. 23, 2015. Pocono Raceway announced today that tickets to the event are on sale now, including the opportunity for 2014 ticket purchas... [10.30.14 - 9:35 am]Sonoma Raceway lands IndyCar season finale for 2015The 2015 IndyCar Series season championship could land right in the hands of a road-course ringer in Wine Country. The American open-wheel series will host its season finale Aug. 30 at Sonoma Raceway next year, becoming the first major auto racing seri... [10.31.14 - 9:53 am]IndyCar drivers ace hallway turns in Grand Prix promotionIf you don’t think Will Power is serious about his racing, ask Channel 7 sports anchor David Solano. Power, the Team Penske ace and defending Verizon IndyCar Series champion, put Solano almost into the wall at Chase Tower in downtown Detroit on Thursday. [10.30.14 - 5:13 pm]Get your calendars ready for conflicts: Here’s the IndyCar/sports car ones in...With the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule officially released this morning, we have a better gauge of where IndyCar’s schedule fits in with the two major North American sports car championships: the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and Pirelli World ... [10.30.14 - 6:40 am]IndyCar, Mile set July dateOn the conference call that followed the announcement of the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule, Mark Miles spoke of the benefit of date equity. A fan should know, for example, that the season starts in Brazil and then moves to St. Petersburg, Fla. [10.30.14 - 8:54 pm]IndyCar unveils July date for 2015 Iowa Speedway stopIndyCar unveils July date for 2015 Iowa Speedway stop IndyCar will make its annual stop in Newton on July 18 rather than a month earlier. Check out this story on desmoinesregister.com: http://dmreg.co/1wIYhik [10.30.14 - 10:40 am]
IndyCar to run 17 races over 5 months next seasonIndyCar will have 17 races next season and two new venues as part of a 2015 schedule that begins on a street course in Brazil in March and wraps up at the end of August on the road course at Sonoma. ''The Verizon IndyCar Series calendar represents anot... [10.30.14 - 2:40 pm]IndyCar reveals 17-race schedule for 2015Indianapolis (AFP) - With new road-course races in Brazil and New Orleans, the 2015 IndyCar calendar revealed Thursday will include 17 events from March through August, one fewer than last season. [10.30.14 - 11:44 am]Motorsport: New venues revealed for IndyCarIndyCar will have 17 races next season and two new venues as part of a 2015 schedule that begins on a street course in Brazil in March and wraps up at the end of August on the road course at Sonoma.The schedule announced yesterday... [10.31.14 - 12:17 pm]IndyCar to return to Pocono, but much later in the summerBrandon Igdalsky knew for some time that the IndyCar series would be making a return to Pocono in 2015. [10.30.14 - 10:45 pm]IndyCar reveals 17-race scheduleThe 2015 IndyCar series will have six oval races, six on road courses and four on temporary street circuits, and include a return to Brazil. [10.30.14 - 12:08 pm]Motorsport - IndyCar reveals 17-race schedule for 2015- With new road-course races in Brazil and New Orleans, the 2015 IndyCar calendar revealed Thursday will include 17 events from March through August, one fewer than last season. [10.30.14 - 12:25 pm]IndyCar racing to return to Pocono in 2015, but at a later dateAfter months of speculation, Pocono Raceway announced on Thursday morning that IndyCar racing will return to Long Pond in 2015 for a third consecutive year. [10.30.14 - 11:56 am]IndyCar reveals new race scheduleWith new road-course races in Brazil and New Orleans, the 2015 IndyCar calendar revealed will include 17 events. [10.30.14 - 1:41 pm]Local sports digest: Sonoma Raceway gets 2015 IndyCar finaleThe Verizon IndyCar Series season finale will be run on a road course for the first time at the 2015 GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. [10.30.14 - 1:02 pm]IndyCar unveils 2015 schedule; 99th Indy 500 set for May 24INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 30, 2014) – IndyCar released its race schedule for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series. The lineup features 17 events, two new venues, and six ABC and 13 NBCSN broadcasts. The races include six ovals, six road courses and four temporary ... [10.30.14 - 12:00 pm]
Curt Cavin: Debating Milwaukee's IndyCar start time - Indianapolis Star Indianapolis Star Curt Cavin: Debating Milwaukee's IndyCar start time Indianapolis Star Question: Seriously, five ovals and starting the Wisconsin race on a Sunday at 5 p.m. Indianapolis time? I would like to go to Wisconsin, but I wouldn't get back until... [10.31.14 - 8:59 am]Curt Cavin: A closer look at 2015 IndyCar schedule - Indianapolis Star Indianapolis Star Curt Cavin: A closer look at 2015 IndyCar schedule Indianapolis Star Here's a twist: IndyCar will end its 2015 season on a road course. Seven years ago, Champ Car finished its year on such a circuit, but IndyCar since Tony George founded... [10.30.14 - 10:20 am]IndyCar: Greg Moore – never forgotten - Racer IndyCar: Greg Moore – never forgotten Racer Fifteen years ago, Greg Moore perished in a brutal crash during the CART Indy car season finale. He was just 24. Here, in a story taken from the November 2009 issue of RACER, friends and colleagues told Robin M... [10.31.14 - 2:10 pm]Curt Cavin: IndyCar's 2015 schedule coming Thursday - Indianapolis Star Indianapolis Star Curt Cavin: IndyCar's 2015 schedule coming Thursday Indianapolis Star Question: When will balance of 2015 schedule be announced? Interested to see if Pocono returns. (Fred, Nazareth, Pa.) Answer: As I mentioned a few weeks ago, the sched... [10.27.14 - 10:18 am]ARCA shares weekend with IndyCar at Iowa Speedway - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa... ARCA shares weekend with IndyCar at Iowa Speedway The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines NEWTON — In its short time as a major-level racing facility, Iowa Speedway has become a destination track for many drivers in several national series,... [10.31.14 - 10:40 am]Pit Pass: Sonoma, then maybe Boston, for IndyCar finale - Indianapolis Star Indianapolis Star Pit Pass: Sonoma, then maybe Boston, for IndyCar finale Indianapolis Star IndyCar announced Thursday that Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway will host the final race of next season, but don't get too attached to it as a championship-deciding locati... [10.30.14 - 5:20 pm]IndyCar to run 17 races over 5 months next season - USA TODAY IndyCar to run 17 races over 5 months next season USA TODAY INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar will have 17 races next season and two new venues as part of a 2015 schedule that begins on a street course in Brazil in March and wraps up at the end of August on th... [10.30.14 - 6:36 pm]IndyCar releases 2015 schedule - 1070 The Fan - Indianapolis 1070 The Fan - Indianapolis IndyCar releases 2015 schedule 1070 The Fan - Indianapolis IndyCar announced the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule today featuring 17 race events, two new race venues and a total of six ABC and 13 NBCSN event broadcasts. The... [10.31.14 - 9:15 am]IndyCar drivers ace hallway turns in Grand Prix promotion - Detroit Free Press Detroit Free Press IndyCar drivers ace hallway turns in Grand Prix promotion Detroit Free Press If you don't think Will Power is serious about his racing, ask Channel 7 sports anchor David Solano. Power, the Team Penske ace and defending Verizon IndyCar S... [10.31.14 - 12:41 am]IndyCar To Return To Belle Isle, Racers Take On Course At Quicken Loans [Vide... WXYZ IndyCar To Return To Belle Isle, Racers Take On Course At Quicken Loans [Video] CBS Local “We are the only race in the IndyCar Series that will have two races in one weekend,” said Bed Denker, chairman, Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix, who ad... [10.30.14 - 5:19 pm]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver Charlie Kimball Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Charlie Kimball looks back at his team's hard work and finding speed in the 2014 race campaign.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing Team Announcement
Team announces a two-car effort supported by ABC Supply Co. through 2016. Takuma Sato returns in the No. 14 car and Jack Hawksworth announced as his teammate in the No. 41 entry.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver Josef Newgarden Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Josef Newgarden looks back at the growth of the Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing team and looks forward to 2015 with the new Carpenter Fishe... [10.30.14 - 9:33 am]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver James Hinchcliffe Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Verizon IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe reminisces about the season just passed and salutes his teammates.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver Ed Carpenter Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Ed Carpenter talks about his strategy as a team owner that resulted in wins for himself, driving on ovals, and Mike Conway, driving road ... [10.27.14 - 8:51 am]
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]
INSIGHT: The Skip Barber Karts to Cars ScholarshipOK motorsports fans, do you recognize the name Daniel De La Calle. No? Not to worry. Outside of karting circles and the Skip Barber Racing School, even the hardest of hardcore racing aficionados woul... [11.01.14 - 4:19 am]My hero, Greg Moore – by James HinchcliffeFifteen years ago today, Greg Moore perished in a brutal crash during the CART Indy car season finale. He was just 24. Yesterday, Robin Miller highlighted Greg’s blazing talent and magnetic personali... [10.31.14 - 11:20 am]IndyCar: International plan still onRelated Stories IndyCar insists that there is scope for additional international races in the future despite the omission of the rumored Middle Eastern race from the 2015 schedule. The series unveile... [10.30.14 - 10:15 pm]Final day for Skip Barber Karts to Cars Scholarship at SebringFor the first two days of the 18th Annual Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Shootout, drivers attended two hour-long seminars and learned from industry leaders including motorsports veteran Bryan Herta... [10.30.14 - 7:29 pm]INSIGHT: Changes highlight 2015 IndyCar scheduleThe Verizon IndyCar Series recently closed a hectic 2014 season that started on March 30, featured 18 domestic races spread across 15 weekends, and concluded on Aug. 30 – a scant 153 days after it st... [10.30.14 - 6:31 pm]
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]IndyCar Announces 2015 Schedule. What say Ye (BASTARDS)?Drum rollllll. Here it is, the 2015 IndyCar Schedule: 3/8 -- Brazil (NBCSN) 3/29 -- St. Petersburg (ABC) 4/12 -- New Orleans (NBCSN) 4/19 -- Long Beach (NBCSN) 4/26 -- Barber (NBCSN) 5/9 -- GP of Indianapolis (Saturday, ABC) 5/16-17... [10.30.14 - 11:17 am]IndyCar at Dubai? It Just Doesn't Matter.So the 2015 IndyCar schedule is allegedly coming out on Oct. 30. This is per Curt Cavin of the Indy Star. Fun-tastic. BUT WAIT -- a glitch in the Matrix, a fly in the ointment -- somebody spotted something on... [10.28.14 - 7:38 am]Ryan Newman Could Set off Umbrage Tsunami by Winning the NASCAR ChampionshipSpoiler chortling ... Ryan Newman (left) and Matt Kenseth could be the flies in NASCAR's win-focused ointment I was actually contemplating how cool it was that NASCAR had created big incentives for drivers to go for the win this year... [10.23.14 - 10:36 am]NASCAR Emperor Chortles all the way to the BankWhen it comes to Chase contenders like Kyle Busch, Talladega just don't give a shit. Even a day after the NASCAR race at Talladega I hear the echoes of the chortle of the Emperor in Star Wars, Return of the... [10.20.14 - 10:52 am]
Greg Moore ... A champion on and off the race trackGreg Moore was as much a champion off the track as he was on the track. No matter the circumstances he was someone who was humble, jovial, and always had a smile on his face, but once that visor was closed he was as fierce as they come. That character ... [10.31.14 - 5:32 pm]Hinch remembers racing hero Greg Moore, 15 years after his deathToday marks the 15th anniversary of the late Greg Moore’s death. A rising superstar in American open-wheel racing who captivated millions with his outgoing personality and on-track grit. This day does not go unnoticed by fellow Canadian James Hinchclif... [10.31.14 - 1:14 pm]Remarks about the 2015 IndyCar ScheduleMark Miles (CEO, Hulman & Co.): "The Verizon IndyCar Series calendar represents another step forward in our strategy to grow the series. There were several factors that led to the positive momentum we experienced in 2014 and we will continue to execute... [10.30.14 - 6:16 pm]2015 IndyCar schedule releasedThe wait for the 2015 IndyCar schedule has finally come to a close. 17 races will make up the championship, starting on March 8th in Brazil and ending August 30th at Sonoma.
The only doubleheader of the season will take place in Detroit, at at Belle Is... [10.30.14 - 10:55 am]A.J. Foyt moving to two cars with Takuma Sato and Jack HawksworthThis is going to be a good match for A.J. Foyt Racing.
Today the team announced that Jack Hawksworth is joining Takuma Sato as they expand to two cars for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series; backing for both cars comes from ABC Supply Co., which is Foyt’s... [10.29.14 - 8:12 pm]I'll watch it when I'm readyThe last time I saw an IndyCar in fury was at Sonoma the week before the season finale on Auto Club Speedway’s 2-mile oval. I had to work another race - the Labor Day-traditional and 60th annual NHRA Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis... [10.27.14 - 6:57 pm]
[10.07.14 - 8:55 am]Penske confirms Pagenaud for 2015Team Penske has signed Simon Pagenaud to a multi-year agreement that will see him race alongside reigning IndyCar Series champion Will Power in 2015.
IndyCar's international plan still onIndyCar insists that there is scope for additional international races in the future despite the omission of a Middle Eastern race from the 2015 schedule [10.30.14 - 4:51 pm]IndyCar reveals revamped calendarTwo new venues and a road course season finale are the main features of the 2015 IndyCar Series schedule, released on Thursday, but a mooted Middle East race is absent [10.30.14 - 10:30 am]Hawksworth lands Foyt seat for 2015IndyCar rising star Jack Hawksworth will join AJ Foyt Racing for 2015 in a deal that marks the realisation of the team's long-held ambitions to add a full-time second entry [10.29.14 - 3:03 pm]Abt eyes IndyCar move after testGP2 and Formula E racer Daniel Abt says that he is more keen than ever to pursue a career in the US after testing an Andretti Autosport IndyCar on Monday [10.28.14 - 1:11 pm]Chevy plays down IndyCar spy shotsChevrolet says that a representative version of its 2015 IndyCar aero kit will not be unveiled until the homologation process is completed, despite spy shots of an early iteration appearing [10.17.14 - 11:58 am]Hinchcliffe joins Schmidt for 2015James Hinchcliffe has signed a multi-year deal to join the Schmidt Peterson Motorsport IndyCar team, where he will replace Simon Pagenaud in the #77 car [10.07.14 - 3:48 pm]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com 2015 IndyCar Series Schedule Juan Pablo Montoya Edition
2015 Verizon IndyCar Series Schedule [Juan Pablo Montoya Edition] featuring 17 Races. 6 ovals. 6 Road Courses. 5 Street Courses including 2 new Racetracks: NOLA Motorsports Park in Louisiana...
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com IndyCar 2015 Season Schedule Released
IndyCar 2015 Season Schedule Released.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com [30-10-2014] #iRacing IndyCar Class B Open @ Indianapolis!
Another pretty decent race for me with another pretty decent finish. I still need to learn to be a bit more competitive.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Driver Charlie Kimball Red Carpet Interview from the INDYCAR Championship Celebration
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Charlie Kimball looks back at his team's hard work and finding speed in the 2014 race campaign.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com With the official release of the 2015 IndyCar Series schedule, we're super excited to
With the official release of the 2015 IndyCar Series schedule, we're super excited to see that the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix is the ONLY doubleheader n... [10.31.14 - 8:27 am]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series Schedule Set for 17 Races
2015 Verizon IndyCar Series Schedule Set for 17 Races.
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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]Touch the SkyTouch the SkyA preview from a new documentary featuring Alex ZanardiMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [09.30.14 - 11:47 am]Penske’s greatest seasonsPenske’s greatest seasonsHow one of America's greatest teams rose to prominence and dominated US racingMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [09.22.14 - 5:49 am]Al Unser on his dominant years and moreAl Unser on his dominant years and moreThe four-time Indy 500 winner talks about his long career and IndyCar in the present dayMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [09.15.14 - 6:12 am]
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.
Mikhail Aleshin was upgraded to stable condition following a procedure for a chest injury at Loma Linda University Medical Center on Aug. 30. The Verizon IndyCar Series driver will re... [08.30.14 - 10:50 pm]
It Seems Like YesterdayThere are certain events in our lives that we remember every detail – where we were, what the weather was, and so forth. I’m old enough to remember when JFK was assassinated. I was only five years old at the time, but I remember it vividly. I was ready... [10.31.14 - 5:05 am]Missing Out On A Golden OpportunityThe term beating a dead horse, is synonymous with continuing to harp on something and getting no results. A popular definition of insanity is to continue doing things the same way, yet expecting different results. These terms would both apply when goin... [10.29.14 - 5:05 am]Being A Super Team Is Not Always GoodExpectations will be soaring at Team Penske next season. Why shouldn’t they? Team Penske will be running four full-time cars for the first time in their history. In those four cars will be the reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion. There will also b... [10.27.14 - 5:04 am]Is Ryan Briscoe Still In The Mix?While the silly season continues to sort itself out, we are awaiting for confirmation that Ryan Briscoe is officially out of the No.8 NTT Data car at Chip Ganassi Racing. It has become a question of when and not if that happens. Most believe that Sage ... [10.24.14 - 5:04 am]Negativity Is Not Always A Bad ThingWithout agonizing any further about the increasing dearth of IndyCar blogs, I’ve been a little perplexed over some of the hand-wringing that has gone on in the comment sections, not so much on this site, but on others. But where it seems to be most pre... [10.22.14 - 5:03 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]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]Storylines: Firestone Grand Prix of St. PetersburgAfter a ridiculously long winter, the newly-christened Verizon IndyCar Series powers up once again for a season opener. This offseason has seen plenty of changes on the drivers, engines, and crew fronts, but the old favorites are (mostly) still there, ... [03.28.14 - 7:37 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 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]Meanwhile, While Awaiting Release of the IndyCar Schedule for 2015….While viewing a few YouTube racing clips for nostalgic purposes one of the suggested related clips was the ‘Outside the Lines’ episode entitled ‘500 Miles Apart’ from ESPN released and aired shortly after the Indianapolis 500 in late May, 1996. This go... [10.28.14 - 6:54 pm]Should IndyCar Ever Decide To Do Something Way Off The Wall…Rockingham Speedway, ‘The Rock,’ in North Carolina is a wasted treasure. Andy Hillenburg, the racer (and former IndyCar driver) picked it up from Bruton Smith in 2007 (after SMI scattered its two Cup and other NASCAR series to other tracks). Since then... [10.21.14 - 1:46 pm]Mind Changed: We Should Be Indy Racing in OctoberTime for ‘ol Disciple to weigh in on the shortened season. When Mark Miles announced it last year it made perfect sense. After all it attempted to address one of the primary concerns of fans about events being spread too far apart on the calendar. They... [10.20.14 - 3:22 pm]Question for Internet IndyCar EOEs (Experts on Everything)Let us say that one day the magic racing genie popped out of whatever you happened to be stroking to grant wishes. The most common theme among the obsessed is the one that eliminates any vestige of Hulman-George DNA from any part of ownership or manage... [09.29.14 - 6:27 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 220.127.116.11. 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.
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]Aleshin Leaves Hospital RacinToday.com
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Mikhail Aleshin was released from Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis Tuesday to continue his recovery from injuries sustained in an accident during practice for the season- ending event at Auto Club Speedway... [09.16.14 - 4:10 pm]Will Power Finally Gets His IndyCar Championship By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Team Penske’s Will Power capped an often-frustrating 15-year trek that transported him from Toowoomba, Australia, to Southern California Saturday night with a “mega” ninth-place finish in the MAVTV 500 tha... [08.31.14 - 8:00 am]Team Orders Are Filed In Penske’s Waste Basket By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Barring on-track contact between the two – and that’s entirely possible – Saturday night’s season-ending MAVTV 500 figures to be a free-for-all between Team Penske’s Will Power and Helio Castroneves.
“We’... [08.30.14 - 9:15 am]
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]
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]The Long Goodbye of IndyCarIn Raymond Chandler’s famous detective novel The Long Goodbye, the hero Philip Marlowe must navigate a labyrinth of events, accusations, murders, lies, and betrayals to somehow arrive at a truth that both surprises and stuns. I can only think that Hul... [09.11.14 - 7:37 pm]Ten Worthless Opinions: Auto Club Speedway MAVTV 500 EditionWhat better way to end the Verizon IndyCar Series than with a season-ending Ten WO’s (worthless opinions). Some might think the better way to end the season was watching the actual race, but what do the fans know? Don’t waste your time forming your o... [09.01.14 - 2:57 pm]Strategy, fine wine, and the Go-Pro Grand Prix of SonomaThe 6.0 Napa Valley earthquake Sunday morning stole the headlines from the exciting Verizon IndyCar Series Go-Pro Grand Prix of Sonoma. Okay, that may have been sarcastic. Other than in the San Francisco Chronicle and Indianapolis Star, the race, ear... [08.25.14 - 2:21 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]IOWA(!)As loyal readers of this space know, the Iowa race always gets a (!) because it's one of the best races on the schedule on a track that sits in one of the best states in the Heartland. And I was born here, so there's that.
I went with all caps because... [07.14.14 - 12:32 am]
The Savior, Wilbur ShawWhen is winning the Indianapolis 500 three times not your crowning achievement? When your name is Wilbur Shaw. It was 60 years ago today that we lost Warren Wilbur Shaw, who was one day shy of turning 52 years old. The Shelbyville-born driver is still ... [10.30.14 - 12:00 pm]2015 IndyCar Schedule AnnouncedIndyCar unveiled the 2015 season schedule today, 129 days ahead of the first race, which is an international race in Brazil. The season opens on March 8th, on the Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet road course in the Brazil capital of Brasilia. The ... [10.30.14 - 11:00 am]AJ Foyt Signs Jack Hawksworth[AJ Foyt Racing Press Release] WALLER, Texas (Oct. 29, 2014) - Off-season? What off season? Verizon IndyCar Series team owner A.J. Foyt and his son, Larry Foyt, have been busy since the 2014 season ended two months ago. They have expanded the Verizon I... [10.29.14 - 8:00 am]Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Signs Hinchcliffe[SPM Team Press Release] INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 7, 2014) – Three-time Verizon IndyCar Series race winner James Hinchcliffe has signed a multi-year contract with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) to drive the team’s No. 77 entry, beginning with the 2015 ra... [10.07.14 - 11:30 pm]Team Penske Signs Pagenaud[Team Penske Press Release] MOORESVILLE, 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 3... [09.29.14 - 8:16 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.
2014 Verizon IndyCar Fontana RaceClick to play podcast Radio coverage of the Verizon IndyCar season finale from Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA. Orifinal air date: 08/31/14. Follow us on Twitter @indycarradio and online at www.indycarradio.com [08.31.14 - 1:49 am]2014 Verizon IndyCar Sonoma RaceClick to play podcast Live flag to flag coverage of the penultimate race on the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season at Sonoma Raceway. Original airdate: 08/24/14 [08.24.14 - 7:53 pm]2014 IndyLights Sonoma Race #2Click to play podcast This is race number 2 from Sonoma Raceway this weekend and the last race of the 2014 IndyLights Series season. Time to crown a champion. Original airdate: 08/24/14 [08.24.14 - 3:29 pm]2014 IndyLights Sonoma Race #1Click to play podcast IndyCar Radio's coverage of the Indy Lights Series Race number 1 from the Sonoma double header. Original airdate: 08/23/14. [08.23.14 - 4:35 pm]2014 Verizon IndyCar Milwaukee RaceClick to play podcast Complete radio coverage of the Verizon IndyCar Series at the Milwaukee Mile. Original airdate: 08/17/14. Check us out online at indycarradio.com. [08.17.14 - 7:10 pm]
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]
Your thoughts on Street/Temp course failuresI'm going to put together a somewhat detailed cost analysis of what it actually costs to run a temp/street course and why the finances are very hard for the promoters to keep these events profitable, or at least breakeven to continue. I did have some i... [10.31.14 - 10:02 pm]My hero, Greg Moore by James HinchcliffeDo not read this in your head using James Hinchcliffe's voice while at work or in front of people unless you don't mind shedding tears in front of others.
http://www.racer.com/indycar/item/110392-my-hero-greg-moore-by-james-hinchcliffe?showall=&lim... [10.31.14 - 12:10 pm]At least the 2015 NBCSN TV will be good.Image: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B1M9ZxkCAAAjz5H.jpg [10.31.14 - 9:11 am]2016 Schedule thread ?Especially for Jorgensen Eagle. :D:D
"so, i assume we can expect the countdown/demand thread for the 2016 schedule at roughly 2:01 p.m.
http://www.indystar.com/story/sports/motor/indy-car/2014/10/30/curt-cavin-pit-pass-says-indycar-eyeing-... [10.31.14 - 6:27 am]Story about The GP of BaltimoreI loved this race. I don't know if this has been posted yet??
http://motorsportstalk.nbcsports.com/2014/10/29/insight-how-the-gp-of-baltimore-posed-a-case-study-in-promotional-challenges/?ocid=Yahoo&partner=ya5nbcs [10.30.14 - 6:11 am]Wilbur Shaw's 1944 Test at IMSMost of you know that tomorrow will mark 60 years since we lost Wilbur Shaw. I don't think many people realize just how big of an icon he was, not only to the Speedway, but to the sport itself. Unfortunately, with the Foyt announcement today and the sc... [10.29.14 - 4:24 pm]Gator Motorsport JDRF Chili Cook-Off and Ganassi Garage Tour with Charlie Kim...Passing this along to help promote this event supporting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. The special guest, 12 year-old Scott Chemelewski, is my neighbor and good friends with my son.
Gator Motorsport page: Gator Motorsport Chili Cook-Off... [10.29.14 - 11:30 am]Foyt Presser Wednesdayhttp://www.racer.com/indycar/item/110310-indycar-2015-schedule-set-for-thursday-reveal
Calendar announcement Thursday and Foyt Racing announcement on Wednesday. [10.28.14 - 9:48 pm]Newgarden to attend Jalopnik Film FestivalJust leave the black rubber Gimp suit at home, please.
http://www.indycar.com/News/2014/10/10-28-Newgarden-Jalopnik-Film-Fest [10.28.14 - 6:39 pm]Pruett concerned about ISIS and opening a race in Dubaihttp://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/110295-pruett-indycar-and-the-isis-question
I can't say I feel strongly either way, but some of the comments at the bottom of the article range from calling this article ridiculous alarmist talk, to it making... [10.28.14 - 1:11 pm]Chris Collinsworth's IndyCar reference on Sunday Night FootballDuring the Packers/Saints game on Sunday night on NBC, the Packers were using their "NASCAR package" on defense - smaller, more agile, faster players. When Al Michaels called it the NASCAR package, Collinsowrth responded, "No, it's faster than that. It... [10.28.14 - 1:11 pm]Forum AlertIn the Nostalgia forum there is a thread about Racer Magazine. Readers voted on the top 10 race cars of all time. There is an Indy Car on the list. They are counting down, I believe they are on number 7. [10.28.14 - 11:19 am]Anne Proffit has yet to watch her IndyCar season finale DVR:cool:
*I'll watch it when I'm ready (http://www.motorsport.com/indycar/news/i-ll-watch-it-when-i-m-ready)* [10.27.14 - 9:24 pm]A.J Foyts Best Yearhttp://www.racer.com/indycar/item/110259-indycar-retro-aj-foyt-s-finest-season [10.27.14 - 12:49 pm]Indycar WallpapersExcuse me if this is the wrong sections,
Does anyone have some cool Indycar Wallpapers? Hi-res photos of present and years past. Really anything. Trying to put together a good rotating set!
-Jake [10.27.14 - 12:43 pm]
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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