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Power On Pole At Mid-Ohio
Saturday, 7 Aug, 2010 – 16:18 | Comments Off
Power On Pole At Mid-Ohio

Will Power gave Team Penske its 10th pole of the season Saturday when he was fastest in qualifying for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Power’s lap was at 1:07.199 around the 13-turn, 2.26 track in Lexington.
Power also tied the series’ single-season record with his seventh pole of the season (teammate Helio Castroneves [...]

Rahal Cooks At Home
Saturday, 7 Aug, 2010 – 6:49 | Comments Off
Rahal Cooks At Home

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Ohio native Graham Rahal topped the time chart during Friday’s initial IZOD IndyCar Series practice session for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
A native of New Albany, Ohio, Rahal posted a best lap of 1 minute, 8.3061-seconds around the 2.258-mile, 13-turn circuit in Lexington. Rahal is competing in this second race of [...]

IndyCar Spanks Castroneves
Monday, 2 Aug, 2010 – 16:44 | Comments Off
IndyCar Spanks Castroneves

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IZOD IndyCar Series officials have fined driver Helio Castroneves $60,000 and placed him on probation for the remaining six races of the 2010 season for his actions during and after the July 25 race at Edmonton City Centre Airport.
Castroneves was penalized for refusing to follow the direction of officials as well as portraying unsportsmanlike conduct [...]

Harris: Emotion Got Best Of Helio
Tuesday, 27 Jul, 2010 – 8:47 | 3 Comments
Harris: Emotion Got Best Of Helio

By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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Helio Castroneves is an emotional guy.
A few years ago, my wife and I had the good fortune to travel to Rome for an interfaith conference at the Vatican on traveling professionals in sports.
Among the others in attendance was Castroneves, who was called upon to talk about the ministry being provided [...]

Dixon Wins, Helio Freaks
Monday, 26 Jul, 2010 – 7:05 | 6 Comments
Dixon Wins, Helio Freaks

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Scott Dixon presented team-owner Chip Ganassi a second victory late Sunday afternoon via a bizarre finish to the IZOD IndyCar Series Honda Indy Edmonton.
Dixon’s victory was nowhere near as squeaky-clean as Jamie McMurray’s win in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Brickyard 400, as it came wrapped amid heated controversy. Dixon [...]

IRL Notes: Power In, Duno In Trouble
Sunday, 25 Jul, 2010 – 14:10 | Comments Off
IRL Notes: Power In, Duno In Trouble

Points-leader Will Power led a Team Penske front-row sweep during qualifications Saturday for the Honda Indy Edmonton, as IZOD IndyCar Series officials took the virtually unprecedented step of placing Milka Duno on probation for being a moving chicane.
Power, the defending event champion, earned his sixth pole of the season via a lap of 1:00.7126/116.991 mph [...]

IndyCar Notes: Power Still Charging
Saturday, 24 Jul, 2010 – 8:10 | 2 Comments
IndyCar Notes: Power Still Charging

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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With his victory in the Honda Indy Toronto last Sunday, Will Power continued a methodical march toward what looms as his first IZOD IndyCar Series driver’s championship.
Power, of Team Penske, finished 1.2-seconds ahead of reigning series champion Dario Franchitti of Target Chip Ganassi Racing on the 1.75-mile Streets of Toronto [...]

IRL On Its Way To Racing Domestic Cars
Friday, 23 Jul, 2010 – 8:21 | One Comment
IRL On Its Way To Racing Domestic Cars

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Indianapolis – Dallara Automobili’s selection as manufacturer of the IndyCar Safety Cell beginning in 2012 has the potential of transforming Main Street in Speedway, Ind., into motorsports’ version of Little Italy.
Overshadowed amid the hoopla accompanying Dallara’s selection last week as primary chassis supplier for the IZOD IndyCar Series was the [...]

Power Continues On As King Of The Roads
Monday, 19 Jul, 2010 – 8:23 | Comments Off
Power Continues On As King Of The Roads

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Will Power claimed his fourth IZOD IndyCar Series win of 2010, taking the Honda Indy Toronto, after overtaking polesitter Justin Wilson on a late-race restart.
Wilson looked to be on his way to victory with 20 laps left in the 85-lap event on theExhibition Place street circuit. But Will Power overtook Wilson on Lap 72 of [...]

Wilson On Pole in Toronto
Saturday, 17 Jul, 2010 – 15:02 | One Comment
Wilson On Pole in Toronto

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Justin Wilson earned his first IZOD IndyCar Series pole and set a series track record in the process.
The pole came Saturday afternoon in Toronto for Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto.
The lap came in 1 minute, 0.2710 seconds (104.827 mph) in the Firestone Fast Six on the 1.75-mile, 11-turn street circuit at Exhibition Place.
It was the second [...]