IndyCar champ's award speech goes awry as he struggles to read teleprompterLOS ANGELES – It was three hours before 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series champion Will Power was to go on stage Sunday night at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles and he had just completed an interview for the Honda IndyCar Report on RACEDAY on FOX ... [09.02.14 - 4:47 am]Tony Kanaan dedicates IndyCar win at Fontana to Dario FranchittiWith so much attention focused on Will Power capturing his first IndyCar championship, Tony Kanaan's win in the series' season-ending race at Fontana took second stage. Not that Kanaan minded. The 39-year-old Brazilian was thrilled to finally get his f... [08.31.14 - 3:12 pm]When IndyCar goes into hidingNow that the season is over, what will we see in this seven month offseason? Now that the checkered flag has flown on the 2014 IndyCar season, I feel that series is up against is biggest challenge yet. The offseason. This year marks a new pattern for t... [09.02.14 - 9:24 am]IndyCar: Power leads award winners during series championship celebrationSunday night’s Verizon IndyCar Series championship celebration was a good one – it will air Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN after a re-air of Saturday night’s MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway at 8 p.m. ET. NBCSN lead commentator Leigh Diffey hosted ... [09.01.14 - 2:49 pm]Power finally wraps up an IndyCar titleVerizon IndyCar Series driver Will Power was three times the bridesmaid in the series, finishing second in 2010, 2011 and 2012. This year, he was finally able to secure a championship, leaving his Team Penske teammate Helio Castroneves to collect his ... [08.31.14 - 4:01 pm]Curt Cavin: IndyCar's rumor mill rollingQuestion: Let's talk about next season. The rumor mill is turning rapidly at this point as far as next year's schedule is concerned. First of all, let's welcome NOLA for April, which has been confirmed already. Then, there were rumors that Eddie Gossag... [09.02.14 - 12:53 am]Will Power wins IndyCar titleFONTANA, Calif. -- Will Power raced with his head instead of his gut. Only a catastrophe was likely to derail his IndyCar Series championship, and the Australian knew he had to throttle the aggression that has made his career -- and occasionally wrecke... [08.31.14 - 3:20 am]IndyCar - Power in tears as he takes first IndyCar championship- Australia's Will Power claimed his first IndyCar Series championship after a cautious drive to ninth place in the final race of the season at Fontana, California. That was enough to give Power a 62-point victory over runner-up Helio Castroneves after... [08.31.14 - 3:58 am]IndyCar Points Leaders4. Juan Pablo Montoya, 586. 5. Simon Pagenaud, 565. 6. Ryan Hunter-Reay, 563. 7. Tony Kanaan, 544. 8. Carlos Munoz, 483. 9. Marco Andretti, 463. 10. Sebastien Bourdais, 461. 11. Ryan Briscoe, 461. 12. James Hinchcliffe, 456. 13. Josef Newgarden, 406. [09.01.14 - 9:51 am]VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES CHAMPION POWER COLLECTS MILLION DOLLAR BONUS AT L.A.’S...LOS ANGELES (Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014) – Less than 24 hours after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series championship, Will Power got his chance to celebrate. Power – along with other drivers, teams and manufacturers – were recognized during the INDYCAR ... [09.01.14 - 5:12 pm]
Tony Kanaan dedicates IndyCar win at Fontana to Dario FranchittiWith so much attention focused on Will Power capturing his first IndyCar championship, Tony Kanaan's win in the series' season-ending race at Fontana took second stage. [08.31.14 - 9:29 pm]Power claims IndyCar title; Kanaan wins season finaleWill Power finally overcame his IndyCar championship demons. The 33-year-old driver of Toowoomba, Australia, had finished second in the point standings three times in the past four years but delivered a special moment Saturday night in the MAVTV 500 at... [08.31.14 - 2:33 am]Aleshin hospitalized after Fontana IndyCar crashRookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin was hospitalized in serious but stable condition Friday night after a frightening crash in the final practice session for the series season finale. Aleshin was taken away from the Fontana track in an ambulance and ... [08.30.14 - 3:40 am]Houston removed from 2015 IndyCar calendarIndyCar officials confirmed Friday that Houston, which hosted two races each of the past two seasons, will not be on next year's schedule. The two Grand Prix of Houston races were staged the past two seasons on a temporary circuit but no date could be ... [08.29.14 - 5:42 pm]IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin hurt in multi-car crash in FontanaIndyCar rookie Mikhail Aleshin was injured Friday night in multiple-car crash during final practice for the IndyCar race Saturday night at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana. [08.29.14 - 11:51 pm]IndyCar's Mikhail Aleshin suffers multiple injuries in Fontana crashIndyCar rookie Mikhail Aleshin suffered several injuries in a multicar crash Friday night during a practice run at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, IndyCar said. [08.30.14 - 4:36 pm]Emotional Roger Penske eager to celebrate 13th IndyCar title as ownerPenske stands a pretty good chance of getting that elusive 13th overall IndyCar title and second in the IndyCar Series this year entering Saturday night's MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway. [08.30.14 - 1:44 pm]Power faces final obstacles in IndyCar title raceWill Power will start the final race in his IndyCar championship chase from the next-to-last spot on the grid. Way up front on the pole is Helio Castroneves, Power's teammate and the driver with the most realistic chance of catching him for the series ... [08.29.14 - 8:58 pm]Will Power wins IndyCar series title behind KanaanFONTANA, Calif. (AP) Will Power won his first IndyCar Series championship Saturday night, finishing ninth in the final race and claiming the season title after a career filled with agonizing misses. Tony Kanaan won the 500-mile, double-points race unde... [08.31.14 - 2:55 am]IndyCar driver Aleshin healing after Fontana crashRookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin has been upgraded to stable condition after undergoing a procedure for a chest injury from his horrific crash during a practice session. IndyCar announced Aleshin's improvement Saturday before its season-ending rac... [08.30.14 - 7:54 pm]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com 2014 MAVTV 500 Race Interviews
Interviews from the final race of the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season, the MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com 2014 MAVTV 500 Race Highlights
Highlights from the final race of the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season, the MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com Helio Meets a Prehistoric Guest at Auto Club Speedway
Helio Castroneves met a prehistoric guest at Auto Club Speedway before the MAVTV 500.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com 2014 MAVTV 500 Qualifying
Highlights from qualifications for the 2014 MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway. Championship contenders Simon Pagenaud, Will Power, and Helio Castroneves and 2nd fastest qualifier Josef Newgarden...
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com 2014 Verizon #INDYRIVALS Championship Challenge
INDYRIVALS and 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series championship contenders Will Power, Helio Castroneves, and Simon Pagenaud competed in the Verizon #INDYRIVALS Championship Challenge at the Grove...
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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]
Daly targets 2015 IndyCar driveGP2 racer Conor Daly is targeting a full-time return to U.S. racing in 2015 with the ambition of finding a place on the IndyCar grid. The 22-year-old has spent the past few years dovetailing Indy Lig... [09.02.14 - 10:45 am]IndyCar: Kanaan confident Ganassi will build on momentumRelated Stories Tony Kanaan expects Target Chip Ganassi Racing to carry its recent momentum into the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series after he earned his first win for the team in Saturday's season finale... [09.01.14 - 6:00 pm]Tony Kanaan – I won't let valets park my car!IndyCar ace Tony Kanaan says his car is like his second wife ... and nobody gets to put their hands on it but him ... which is why he refuses to let valets park it at restaurants... 1084P2VH44c [09.01.14 - 5:16 pm]IndyCar Championship Celebration crowns PowerRelated Stories Less than 24 hours after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series championship, Will Power got his chance to celebrate. Power, along with other drivers, teams and manufacturers, were recogn... [09.01.14 - 3:29 pm]IndyCar Championship Celebration to stream live today, airs TuesdayRelated Stories Less than 24 hours after Will Power was crowned the Verizon IndyCar Series champion at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., drivers, teams, manufacturers and commercial partners rec... [08.31.14 - 6:08 pm]
NASCAR at Atlanta – Kyle Brain Lock Sets Up A-MainKasey Kahne wins at Atlanta. (Credit: 301051Todd Warshaw/NASCAR via Getty Images) NASCAR at Atlanta rapid reaction ... The race was officially the “Oral-B USA 500,” and Oral-B toothbrushes and stuff are made in … Iowa City, Iowa. WHAMMY. Shout out... [09.01.14 - 10:13 am]IndyCar at Fontana – The Morning AfterWill Power celebrates his 2014 IndyCar Championship. (Photo: Chris Owens, IndyCar) IndyCar finale rapid reaction .. Congrats to Will Power on the championship. I was glad to see Will win because losing it again in the finale may have made... [08.31.14 - 10:45 am]IndyCar Should Grab the STEMCollete Davis IndyCar should become the IndyCar Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) Series in 2015. I give Collete Davis -- science brain, race car driver and Woman of pressdog® -- full credit for this idea. It was Colette who... [08.24.14 - 3:51 pm]How Much Information is Too Much and Criticizing the CriticsIf you’re a life-long student of mass communications like I am, two tragic incidents recently — the death of Kevin Ward Jr. when he was hit by a car driven by Tony Stewart, and the death of Robin Williams —... [08.21.14 - 9:55 pm]Reactions to NASCAR at Michigan and IndyCar at MilwaukeeWill Power puts on his gloves before carving the field, surgeon-like, at Milwaukee. Couple of ovals on the schedule this weekend, which turned my Sunday into a Mr. Sluggard on the Couch day. Insert wife chagrin here. So let’s recap... [08.18.14 - 2:23 pm]
When IndyCar goes into hidingNow that the checkered flag has flown on the 2014 IndyCar season, I feel that series is up against is biggest challenge yet.
This year marks a new pattern for the IndyCar series and its reach it its fans. 5 months on, 7 months off…
Will ... [09.02.14 - 4:24 pm]Juan Pablo Montoya named 2014 IndyCar Most Popular DriverJuan Pablo Montoya was named IndyCar's Most Popular Driver Sunday night at the championship banquet. The Colombian returned to the series after a 14 year hiatus this year, leaving his ride with Ganassi in NASCAR to join Penske's fleet on the open-wheel... [09.01.14 - 2:14 pm]Will Power picks up a $1 million bonus at IndyCar Championship CelebrationLess than 24 hours after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series championship, Will Power got his chance to celebrate.
Power - along with other drivers, teams and manufacturers - were recognized during the INDYCAR Championship Celebration at Club Nokia at ... [08.31.14 - 10:50 pm]Fontana results and post-race quote sheetOrder of finish, starting position in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, laps completed and reason out (if any):
1. (7) Tony Kanaan, Dallara-Chevy, 250, Running2. (5) Scott Dixon, Dallara-Chevy, 250, Running3. (14) Ed Carpenter, Dallara-Chevy, 250, R... [08.31.14 - 12:07 pm]In championship battle, Castroneves is second. Again. And again. And again.FONTANA, Calif.--Helio Castroneves has 29 wins including three in the Indy 500 in his Verizon IndyCar career. The missing piece to what should a place in several motor racing Halls of Fame is an IndyCar championship. He finished second this season fo... [08.31.14 - 4:17 am]'Roller-coaster race' for Hinchcliffe and rest of Andretti teamThe Andretti Autosport team had high hopes for the IndyCar season finale at California Speedway, but luck wasn't on their side. Here's what the drivers said:
James Hinchcliffe (in photo), United Fiber & Data Honda, qualified 11th, but rolled off from t... [08.31.14 - 2:45 am]
[09.01.14 - 7:30 am]Kanaan: 'We had nothing to lose at Fontana'After making the jump to Chip Ganassi Racing at the start of 2014, Tony Kanaan felt under pressure to deliver a win for the team before the season's end.
Daly targets 2015 IndyCar driveGP2 racer Conor Daly is targeting a full-time return to the US in 2015 with the ambition of finding a place on the IndyCar grid [09.02.14 - 5:20 am]Kanaan: Ganassi has 2015 momentumTony Kanaan expects Ganassi to carry its recent momentum into the 2015 IndyCar season after he earned his first win for the team in Saturday's season-finale at Fontana [09.01.14 - 12:26 pm]Power claims title, Kanaan wins raceNinth place at Fontana was enough for Will Power to finally secure the IndyCar championship crown on Saturday night, while Tony Kanaan claimed his first win since joining Ganassi [08.31.14 - 1:43 am]Aleshin to remain in hospitalMikhail Aleshin's condition has been upgraded to stable following his huge IndyCar practice crash at Fontana on Friday [08.30.14 - 8:05 pm]Aleshin serious but stable after crashMikhail Aleshin is in a serious but stable condition in hospital, having been diagnosed with multiple injuries following his Fontana IndyCar practice crash [08.30.14 - 5:03 am]Power optimistic about race chargeWill Power is optimistic that he can salvage his title charge in Saturday evening's IndyCar finale despite a disastrous qualifying session at Fontana on Friday [08.30.14 - 4:10 am]
Click to view at indycarbuzz.com MAVTV 500 - IndyCar Finale250 laps at Auto Club Speedway night - 1 / 4
Race 30 of the 2014 World Tour Series and the final race of the IndyCar Triple Crown Championship -- Watch live at http://www.twitch.tv/gorbash91.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com TechDrive's CEO Takes IndyCar For a Spin
TechDrive's CEO Takes IndyCar For a Spin at Sonoma RaceWay.
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Click to view at indycarbuzz.com MAVTV 500 - IndyCar Finale250 laps at Auto Club Speedway night - 4 / 4
Race 30 of the 2014 World Tour Series and the final race of the IndyCar Triple Crown Championship -- Watch live at http://www.twitch.tv/gorbash91.
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IndyCar in 2014 and beyondIndyCar in 2014 and beyondThe 2003 Champ Car winner on this year's title fight and the challenges the series has to overcomeMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [09.01.14 - 7:05 am]Power conquers his nightmaresPower conquers his nightmaresThe Penske driver finally triumphs after finishing second in the standings three timesMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [09.01.14 - 5:43 am]IndyCar title goes to the wireIndyCar title goes to the wireScott Dixon's second win of the year sends the championship fight into the final roundMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [08.26.14 - 5:41 am]The brilliance of Scott DixonThe brilliance of Scott DixonWhat sets IndyCar's finest apart from the rest of the packMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [08.11.14 - 5:30 am]Dixon goes from last to firstDixon goes from last to firstThe reigning IndyCar champion's spectacular turnaround at Mid-OhioMotor Sport Magazine - The original motor racing magazine [08.04.14 - 6:18 am]
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]Saturday Morning Medical Update For IndyCar Driver Mikhail AleshinMedical update from Dr. Terry Trammell, INDYCAR Medical Consultant:
5. (9) Scott Dixon, Dallara-Chevy, 217.057 ... [08.29.14 - 11:00 pm]IndyCar MAVTV500 post-qualifying driver quotesSEBASTIEN BOURDAIS (No. 11 Hydroxycut KVSH Racing Chevrolet): "The Hydroxycut - KVSH Racing team has been struggling both during the test on Wednesday and today. The car was better than it was this morning and that showed a little bit on the speed char... [08.29.14 - 10:59 pm]
Random Thoughts On FontanaWith the running of Saturday night’s MAV TV 500, the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season has come to a close. Tony Kanaan finally got his well-deserved first win for Chip Ganassi without waiting throughout the long offseason to wonder when that elusive ... [09.01.14 - 5:04 am]Fontana PreviewWasn’t it just a couple of months ago that the Verizon IndyCar Series was kicking off at St. Petersburg? Just as things seem to be on a roll, the series heads into the season-finale at Fontana – just a couple of nights after the final NFL pre-season fo... [08.29.14 - 5:04 am]Be Careful What You Wish For…The taste of crow is very unappealing, but as we approach the Verizon IndyCar Series season finale this Saturday night – I’m afraid it may be a big part of my Labor Day diet. For years, I’ve been beating the drum in favor of ending the season on Labor ... [08.27.14 - 5:03 am]Random Thoughts On SonomaWhen I had heard that there was a 6.1 magnitude earthquake near Sonoma in the wee hours of yesterday morning, I was afraid that would be the only excitement to come out of that region all day. Instead, we got a fairly entertaining race, by Sonoma stand... [08.25.14 - 5:04 am]Sonoma PreviewThose that have been longtime readers of this site know that the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma is one of my least favorite races on the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule. In fact, the only thing that keeps it off of the bottom, is the fact that it takes pla... [08.22.14 - 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]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]
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... On to “Old Milwaukee”I was meaning to do this last night, but I had some obligations to take care of. Thus, I'll keep my thoughts on last weekend's race at Texas Motor Speedway relatively brief since we're already just two days away from the Milwaukee IndyFest. I think Ind...
Milwaukee Mile: Great IndyCar Experience and Nice Weather for a Change…Milwaukee was fun. Kudos to the Andretti folks for attempting to reinvigorate that legendary venue. It is also on the schedule for next year as well. Tens of thousands of racing fans made their way into that great little flat track. In the fractured wo... [08.19.14 - 7:57 am]Challenging Week for Racing FansThe grand sport of auto racing made the national news this week for all the wrong reasons. The sprint car accident that claimed the life of aspiring racer Kevin Ward, Jr. in upstate New York before NASCAR ran at Watkins Glen touched off a firestorm. St... [08.11.14 - 6:52 pm]Hey IndyCar Fans…Let’s Celebrate Stupidity Some More!I hear this a lot, mostly in derogatory fashion: ‘Anyone can blog.’ It is true, and I am guilty. I always attempt to have a point within a topic that has merit, however. Those who blog even occupy mainstream sites like SI. Their ‘Fansided’ subdivision ... [07.30.14 - 1:31 pm]Gentrification Around IMS and Speedway: Is It Enough?Now that the Indianapolis 500 and Brickyard 400 for 2014 are in the books one polarizing part of Speedway’s redevelopment has begun: The dead ending of Georgetown Road where it meets 16th Street and Crawfordsville Road along with the addition of a modi... [07.29.14 - 9:01 am]Post Toronto IndyCar HangoverIt has taken a day to absorb what I saw on television after a relatively chilled and wet weekend north of the border. Primary goal: Remain objective. It is difficult. Initial thought: IndyCar stepped all over its own genitals on national television for... [07.21.14 - 7:17 pm]
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.
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]Team Merger Has Newgarden Jacked Up About 2015
By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
The open-wheel merger between Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing and Ed Carpenter Racing will feature Josef Newgarden for at least the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
Newgarden, 23, will continue to drive t... [08.27.14 - 8:09 pm]Dixon Wins Sonoma; Power Stumbles RacinToday.com
Scott Dixon held off Ryan Hunter-Reay over the final three laps of Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at the Sonoma Raceway road course to get his second victory of the season.
Dixon, driving the No. 9 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet power Dalla... [08.24.14 - 6:58 pm]Power On Pole In Sonoma RacinToday.com
IndyCar Series championship points leader Will Power claimed his second consecutive pole and fourth of the season, with a lap of 1 minute, 17.4126 seconds in Firestone Fast Six qualifications for the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma.
Power, dr... [08.23.14 - 11:09 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]The State of IndyCar Engine Supply in 2012Subtitle: The Post Wherein The Speedgeek Finally Loses His Everlovin' Mind
There's been a whole lot of stuff that's been sticking in my craw of late when it comes to the World of IndyCar, specifically, in the realm of engine supply. I won't clog up the ... [05.01.12 - 11:49 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]
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]In defense of IndyCar Race ControlIn recent days, IndyCar race control has been low-hanging fruit as far as finding something to disparage about the Verizon IndyCar Series. In Toronto, the main criticism really wasn’t whether to run in the rain or not, it was the apparent waffling on ... [07.30.14 - 3:27 pm]The Honda Indy Toronto: Red Flag EditionWho knew there would be so much angst over a piece of red fabric. The red flag flew on Saturday and Sunday at the Honda Indy Toronto multiple times amidst accusations, confusions, rain, wrecks, and A.J. Foyt sarcasm. It was the current incarnation of... [07.21.14 - 2:22 pm]Ovalistas, where are you?Yankee baseball great Yogi Berra once said, “If people don’t want to come out to the ballpark, nobody’s gonna stop ‘em.” This convoluted philosophy is exactly what the Verizon IndyCar Series is fighting at all ovals on the schedule that are not the Ind... [07.10.14 - 12:59 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]First Impressions of Iowa(!) SpeedwayI'm actually going to write a for-real wrap-up on the race once I have the chance to see it in the DVR sometime Sunday. But I thought it would be fun to just throw out a few thoughts of my first trip to the 7/8th-mile oval just outside Newton, Iowa.
H... [07.13.14 - 11:06 am]Pocono!Just getting warmed up for my trip to Iowa next weekend with the title to this post. As loyal readers know, I always title my Iowa wrap-up Iowa! because 1) the race is all kind of awesome and 2) I was born in Davenport and my family goes back almost 20... [07.06.14 - 10:40 pm]A Day For FirstsNo matter how many times you go to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 500, something happens that you probably haven't seen before.
Yesterday, I saw not one, but two new things, and if you watched the race you probably know what I'm talking about... [05.27.14 - 1:06 am]
2014 IndyCar Season AwardsThe IndyCar season is officially over. While that may be a depressing opening line, there are so many things to reflect on from this past season, in what was another incredible year of open wheel racing. What is the headline from this year? Is it Will ... [09.02.14 - 11:00 am]Kanaan Wins at Fontana, Power Wins TitleWill Power can finally call himself an IndyCar Champion. The Penske driver won his first series title on Saturday night at Auto Club Speedway, edging out his teammate Helio Castroneves. Power started the race with a 50-point lead on Castroneves, and wh... [08.31.14 - 2:48 am]Castroneves on Pole at FontanaThe stage is set, for the season-ending race at Fontana. Helio Castroneves will be leading the field to the green flag at Auto Club Speedway, which will feature 22 drivers battling it out for 500 miles under the lights. Castroneves, the last qualifier ... [08.29.14 - 6:44 pm]2014 IndyCar Championship PreviewThe stage is set, and the players have been identified for the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Championship. Will Power (Penske), Helio Castroneves (Penske), and Simon Pagenaud (SPHM) will all have a chance to take home the Astor Cup on Saturday night in Fontana,... [08.25.14 - 10:00 am]Dixon Wins at SonomaNot even an earthquake can stop Scott Dixon. The day started off rather rough for most of the IndyCar community, being woken early in the morning by the 6.0 earthquake that struck the California area on Sunday. For The Iceman though, the day ended much... [08.24.14 - 7:17 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: 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]Unfiltered Race Note: Toronto Race One 2014Welcome to the DVRed notes for three paid programs and a 21 day fix infomercial! —Prerace— Ok, round two for round one Power, Montoya and Briscoe in the back. Have the wrongs been righted? Not sure Drivers are strapped in. … Continue reading → [07.20.14 - 1:59 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]
Will Powers brother, Damien, in USA today.http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/motor/indycar/2014/08/31/damien-power-twitter-brother-will-power-wins-indycar-championship/14896491/ [09.02.14 - 1:15 pm]Wish IndyCar would race herehttp://www.autodromovelocitta.com.br/
Track is in Sao Paulo, may need temporary stuff for the race. But it looks beautiful and has a nice layout
Aerial shot @ 1:17 and the whole video they go with the car there, place is just beautiful
h... [09.02.14 - 12:51 pm]Daly targets 2015 IndyCar seasonFrom Autosport this morning:
"It's making a career move that I thnk is the right time to do..and the right momentum that IndyCar has got right now....There is just a sense that there is more momentum here in the US, more good things happening for dr... [09.02.14 - 12:34 pm]an Idea to bring innovations to IndycarI have this thought and I'd like to share. Its about having new tech into Indycar.
For 2015 teams will have their spec aerokits, right?
How about Indycar to allow something like a "free area investment per year"?
Lets say.. a million bucks MAXIMUM p... [09.02.14 - 11:06 am]Question: Who's Done for Good at the End of the Season?I asked this a couple years ago at the end of the season and it garnered some wild and crazy suggestions like maybe Carpenter and Conway should get together (who'd've thunk it?).
Anyway, there's been quite a few people on here hoping for Karam, et a... [09.02.14 - 9:14 am]Fontana 2014--Full RaceHere is the full race from Fontana, CA.
== [09.02.14 - 8:36 am]IndyCar: Senior Director, MarketingMany here at TrackForum have posted many sales and marketing ideas for IndyCar....and some have said they could do a better job.
IndyCar (IMS) has a Senior Director, Marketing position open and posted at http://www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com/abou... [09.01.14 - 10:32 pm]Jack Hawksworth back with RSR for COTA and Petit Le Manshttps://twitter.com/jackhawk98/status/501860150379302913
On that note, I wonder how many other Indycar guys will be in TUSCC's closing rounds... [09.01.14 - 6:33 pm]Fontana Part IIhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GKX9g-O2oyI [09.01.14 - 2:46 pm]Fontana -- Full RaceWhole shootin' match on 2 separate uploads...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFMiIAjUhYI [09.01.14 - 2:45 pm]PICK 5 POINT STANDINGS: All Hail The COOP!The Final Standings (http://ics-picks.trackforum.com/P5POINTS.pdf)
The champion: *skcoop80*
Thanks to everyone for playing! [09.01.14 - 1:19 pm]Miles speaks to Michael Knight on the future of ovals and foreign schedule co...http://spindoctor500blog.blogspot.com/
Lots of good stuff here. [09.01.14 - 12:43 pm]Mikhail AleshinGreat Article by Curt Cavin over on Indystar
But one thing that is bugging me and other noisy people like meis that IndyCar listed Ale... [09.01.14 - 12:06 pm]OT: UAE's 5000hp Car...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWWAyClnglo
Amazing... 5000hp... "normal saving" setting is over a thoursand hp. The UAE has a lot of money... a lot of, as the guy in the video says "UAE engineering".
Watcha think... can IndyCar influence car pr... [09.01.14 - 5:04 am]Pics from the MAVTV 500First time back to Fontana since 1997. Pretty hot out there. Glad they had cold water available in pit lane. I probably had a gallon of it.
Not many shoots from the race. Shooting during the race from the stands it's ideal.
Pics:... [08.31.14 - 11:30 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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