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IndyCar Aero Kit Discussion Shifts To Texas
Friday, 29 May, 2015 – 11:19 | Comments Off on IndyCar Aero Kit Discussion Shifts To Texas
IndyCar Aero Kit Discussion Shifts To Texas

FORT WORTH – Juan Pablo Montoya is not anticipating any significant change by INDYCAR to the aero kit that helped propel him to his second Indianapolis 500 victory prior to next month’s Firestone 600 night race at Texas Motor Speedway.
“The race was great,” said Montoya, referring to his victory by 0.1046-seconds over Will Power in Sunday’s […]

Notes: Hinchcliffe Back On Road To Recovery
Thursday, 28 May, 2015 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Notes: Hinchcliffe Back On Road To Recovery
Notes: Hinchcliffe Back On Road To Recovery

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Verizon IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe rolled out of IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis Tuesday, eight days after suffering life-threatening injuries in a crash during practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Hinchcliffe, of Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, underwent successful surgery on May 18 for an upper left thigh and pelvic injury […]

Montoya Trades In His Olds Aurora For A Corvette
Tuesday, 26 May, 2015 – 7:53 | Comments Off on Montoya Trades In His Olds Aurora For A Corvette
Montoya Trades In His Olds Aurora For A Corvette

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDIANAPOLIS – Juan Pablo Montoya says there is nothing complicated about his approach to winning motor races, whatever he’s driving.
“You got to have a good car and you got to drive the hell out of it,” Montoya said Monday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the day after scoring his second Indianapolis 500 […]

Indy 500 Notes: Rahal Gives Letterman A Nifty Retirement Gift
Monday, 25 May, 2015 – 9:30 | Comments Off on Indy 500 Notes: Rahal Gives Letterman A Nifty Retirement Gift
Indy 500 Notes: Rahal Gives Letterman A Nifty Retirement Gift

INDIANAPOLIS – Now that David Letterman has quit his job in the real world, Graham Rahal hopes he’ll come play with his Big Boy Toys.
Letterman made his annual pilgrimage to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Sunday’s 99th edition of the Indianapolis 500, five days after signing-off as host of the “Late Show With David Letterman” after […]

Pace Lap Will Have To Do When It Comes To Gordon’s 500 Dreams
Monday, 25 May, 2015 – 8:15 | Comments Off on Pace Lap Will Have To Do When It Comes To Gordon’s 500 Dreams
Pace Lap Will Have To Do When It Comes To Gordon’s 500 Dreams

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDIANAPOLIS – Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon now can boast that he has led a lap of an Indy car race around the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Well, sort of. Gordon served as Official Pace Car Driver for the 99th running of Sunday’s Indianapolis 500, crown jewel of […]

Montoya Makes Good On IOU To Roger Penske
Sunday, 24 May, 2015 – 16:16 | Comments Off on Montoya Makes Good On IOU To Roger Penske
Montoya Makes Good On IOU To Roger Penske

Mike Harris | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDIANAPOLIS – Juan Pablo Montoya repaid team owner Roger Penske for believing in him with a victory Sunday in the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Montoya won the 500 as a rookie in 2000 while driving for Penske rival Chip Ganassi. But the Colombian driver then left IndyCar racing, first for […]

Montoya Survives Wild Finish To Win 2015 Indy 500
Sunday, 24 May, 2015 – 14:49 | Comments Off on Montoya Survives Wild Finish To Win 2015 Indy 500
Montoya Survives Wild Finish To Win 2015 Indy 500

RacinToday.com
INDIANAPOLIS – Juan Pablo Montoya survived a series of early race setbacks, took the lead with three laps to go and went on to win the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday.
The victory gave team owner Roger Penske his 16th win in the world’s most famous auto race but first in six years.
The […]

Hunter-Reay Says Chance Of Repeat Win Slim
Sunday, 24 May, 2015 – 7:03 | Comments Off on Hunter-Reay Says Chance Of Repeat Win Slim
Hunter-Reay Says Chance Of Repeat Win Slim

INDIANAPOLIS – Only five drivers in the revered history of the Indianapolis 500 have won the race back-to-back. Realistically, reigning champion Ryan Hunter-Reay isn’t wild about his chance of becoming No. 6 Sunday during the 99th running of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.”
“I think it will be extremely hard this year,” said Hunter-Reay, who outbattled […]

Graham Rahal Is Thinking America First At Indy
Saturday, 23 May, 2015 – 19:05 | Comments Off on Graham Rahal Is Thinking America First At Indy
Graham Rahal Is Thinking America First At Indy

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDIANAPOLIS – Auditions for the USA’s next star Indy car driver will continue Sunday during the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500, and all-American boy Graham Rahal figures…why not me?
One year after Ryan Hunter-Reay emotionally wrapped himself in the flag as winner of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” the Verizon […]

Specter Of Flying Cars Hanging Over Indy 500
Saturday, 23 May, 2015 – 12:43 | Comments Off on Specter Of Flying Cars Hanging Over Indy 500
Specter Of Flying Cars Hanging Over Indy 500

Mike Harris | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com

INDIANAPOLIS – Race drivers are supposed to be fearless.

But, heading into Sunday’s 99th running of the Indianapolis 500, no one would be surprised if all 33 starters were feeling at least a little trepidation after a series of rather spectacular crashes during practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the last […]