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Tony Kanaan Going On 100 This Weekend
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 22:46 | Comments Off

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Andretti Green Racing ace Tony Kanaan will make his 100th IndyCar Series start this weekend when the series makes its first visit to the Streets of Long Beach, Calif.
“It shows you that I’m getting old,” said Kanaan, 34. Still, the native Brazilian can look forward to at least five seasons remaining in the Andretti Green Racing-prepared [...]

Acura On Target In Long Beach Practice
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 22:45 | Comments Off

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Long Beach, Calif.  – Opening practice for Saturday afternoon’s Tequila Patron American Le Mans Series race was an all-Acura affair, with two LMP1 Acuras and an LMP2 Acura rounding out the top three on the 1.96-mile, 11-turn Long Beach Grand Prix street circuit.
Fresh off an impressive 1-2 finish two weeks ago at St. Petersburg, [...]

Partial Verdict Reached On Castroneves
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 14:40 | Comments Off
Partial Verdict Reached On Castroneves

 
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A partial verdict in the tax-evasion case against IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves has been reached by a federal jury in Miami.
The jury, however, was hung up on several other counts.
The federal judge in the case, Donald Graham, would not immediately read the verdicts on two tax evasion counts against Castroneves and told jurors to continue [...]

Little Al To Be Grand Marshal At Long Beach
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 8:35 | Comments Off
Little Al To Be Grand Marshal At Long Beach

 
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Long Beach, Calif. _ Widely acknowledged as open-wheel racing’s “King of the Beach,” Al Unser Jr. will add another title during this weekend’s running of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Unser Jr.,  who won America’s premier street race a record six times between 1988 and 1995 while competing in CART, will serve as grand [...]

Toyota Grand Prix – Interactive Content
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2009 – 21:30 | Comments Off
Toyota Grand Prix – Interactive Content

Click on the graphic to launch a full page of storylines, photos, milestones and more regarding the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. The page also includes video components such as Will Power talking about the keys to winning at Long Beach, a virtual lap around the track with Graham Rahal and a tech piece [...]

Carpentier Signs To Drive Waltrip Nationwide Car
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2009 – 19:00 | Comments Off
Carpentier Signs To Drive Waltrip Nationwide Car

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NAPA Auto Parts announced that Canadian driver Patrick Carpentier will be a competitor in the NAPA Auto Parts 200 as the NASCAR Nationwide Series crosses the border for the third year in a row to compete at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve on Parc Jean Drapeau, Aug. 30. Carpentier and NAPA Auto Parts entered into an agreement [...]

INDYCar.com Videos – Long Beach Grand Prix Preview
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2009 – 18:35 | Comments Off
INDYCar.com Videos – Long Beach Grand Prix Preview

Briscoe, Power, Danica, Graham and others give their thoughts about racing on the streets of Long Beach.

Bodine Trucks Team Adds Sponsorship
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2009 – 15:18 | Comments Off
Bodine Trucks Team Adds Sponsorship

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Todd Bodine’s 2009 Camping World Truck Series campaign picked up some desperately needed help Wednesday when communications software company Ventrilo announced that it will be the primary sponsor of the No. 30 Germain Racing Toyota at Kansas Speedway, Bristol Motor Speedway and Gateway International Raceway.
“As a racing enthusiast, I am thrilled about our partnership with [...]

NASCAR Videos
Tuesday, Apr 14, 2009 – 20:26 | Comments Off
NASCAR Videos

Jeff Burton salutes fans for support during tough economic times

A Few Words With: David Stremme
Tuesday, Apr 14, 2009 – 20:15 | Comments Off

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David Stremme is Penske Racing’s new man in the driver’s seat this year. He has taken over for Ryan Newman in the No. 12 car and has shown flashes of success. This week, he took some questions from the media about his gig. In his own words, it went like this:
 
Question: After your 14th place [...]