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It’s Back To Work For IndyCar Champ Newgarden
Friday, 17 Nov, 2017 – 16:30 | Comments Off on It’s Back To Work For IndyCar Champ Newgarden
It’s Back To Work For IndyCar Champ Newgarden

FORT WORTH, Texas – Josef Newgarden reached the expiration date on his offseason earlier this week at Texas Motor Speedway, where the reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion hot-lapped during a Chevrolet test session of the …

New Indy Car Chassis Put Through Paces At TMS
Tuesday, 24 Oct, 2017 – 17:58 | Comments Off on New Indy Car Chassis Put Through Paces At TMS
New Indy Car Chassis Put Through Paces At TMS

FORT WORTH, Texas – INDYCAR’s sleeker, slimmer and sexier universal chassis made its 1.5-mile testing debut Monday at Texas Motor Speedway, the last bastion of pack racing heading into the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule. …

Former Indy Car Owner Vollstedt Passes Away
Monday, 23 Oct, 2017 – 17:07 | Comments Off on Former Indy Car Owner Vollstedt Passes Away
Former Indy Car Owner Vollstedt Passes Away

RacinToday.com
Team-owner Rolla Vollstedt _ best remembered for bringing Janet Guthrie to Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1976 as first female entrant for the Indianapolis 500 _ passed away Sunday, Oct. 22, in Portland, Ore. He was …

INDYCAR Likes What It Sees In ‘Young’ Portland
Friday, 13 Oct, 2017 – 7:53 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Likes What It Sees In ‘Young’ Portland
INDYCAR Likes What It Sees In ‘Young’ Portland

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
The 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule features a return to Portland International Raceway, a familiar Pacific Northwest venue that apparently fits INDYCAR’s “See What’s NEXT” marketing campaign.  
“We like the …

IndyCar Unveils 2018 Schedule: Historic Watkins Glen Dropped
Thursday, 12 Oct, 2017 – 16:22 | Comments Off on IndyCar Unveils 2018 Schedule: Historic Watkins Glen Dropped
IndyCar Unveils 2018 Schedule: Historic Watkins Glen Dropped

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Return of a favored track in the Pacific Northwest _ and the exit of an historic venue in the Northeast _ highlight INDYCAR’s announcement of a 17-race Verizon IndyCar Series …

AJ Foyt Lands An Oldy But Goody In Kanaan
Friday, 6 Oct, 2017 – 7:10 | Comments Off on AJ Foyt Lands An Oldy But Goody In Kanaan
AJ Foyt Lands An Oldy But Goody In Kanaan

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Tony Kanaan, the self-described “last man standing” in the Verizon IndyCar Series, has joined AJ Foyt Racing as driver of the team’s famed No. 14 entry beginning with the 2018 …

Newgarden Rolling In Awesomeness
Thursday, 28 Sep, 2017 – 7:02 | Comments Off on Newgarden Rolling In Awesomeness
Newgarden Rolling In Awesomeness

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Josef Newgarden became the youngest Indy car champion in more than a decade earlier this month, capping one of the most competitive Verizon IndyCar Series seasons in history.
Ten different drivers …

Ganassi Trimming His IndyCar Program
Thursday, 21 Sep, 2017 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Ganassi Trimming His IndyCar Program
Ganassi Trimming His IndyCar Program

Eleven-time open-wheel champion Chip Ganassi Racing will contest the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season as a two-car team, with only Scott Dixon returning from the organization’s recent four-car lineup.
Team-owner Chip Ganassi confirmed the anticipated …

Sato To Drive Second Rahal Letterman Car In ’18
Wednesday, 20 Sep, 2017 – 8:15 | Comments Off on Sato To Drive Second Rahal Letterman Car In ’18
Sato To Drive Second Rahal Letterman Car In ’18

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato will contest the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule with Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, where he will answer Graham Rahal’s long-running plea for a fulltime …

Penske Drivers Win Race, Championship At Sonoma
Monday, 18 Sep, 2017 – 7:27 | Comments Off on Penske Drivers Win Race, Championship At Sonoma
Penske Drivers Win Race, Championship At Sonoma

By John Sturbin/Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Penske Perfection put an almost-predictable wrap on Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. While Simon Pagenaud won the Verizon IndyCar Series 2017 season-finale, teammate Josef Newgarden finished second to secure the championship …