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IndyCar Hopes Aero On Target
Wednesday, 18 Feb, 2015 – 8:54 | Comments Off on IndyCar Hopes Aero On Target
IndyCar Hopes Aero On Target

Introduction of aerodynamic bodywork kits from Chevrolet and Honda for the 2015 season will mark the start of a highly anticipated era of chassis competition in the Verizon IndyCar Series.
Aerodynamic bodywork designed, manufactured and supplied …

INDYCAR Bosses Make Expansive Statements
Tuesday, 17 Feb, 2015 – 19:16 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Bosses Make Expansive Statements
INDYCAR Bosses Make Expansive Statements

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Plans for an expanded, 20-race Verizon IndyCar Series schedule covering seven months were laid out by Mark Miles, CEO of Hulman & Company, in a “State of the Sport” news …

IndyCar Won’t Replace Brazilia Date
Tuesday, 3 Feb, 2015 – 8:18 | Comments Off on IndyCar Won’t Replace Brazilia Date
IndyCar Won’t Replace Brazilia Date

The Verizon IndyCar Series schedule will not begin on March 8 as scheduled.
In a press release issued by the series, officials said that it has been unable to find a replacement for the race in …

Brasilia Withdrawal Shakes Up IndyCar’s Season-Opening Plans
Saturday, 31 Jan, 2015 – 9:26 | Comments Off on Brasilia Withdrawal Shakes Up IndyCar’s Season-Opening Plans
Brasilia Withdrawal Shakes Up IndyCar’s Season-Opening Plans

INDYCAR officials are exploring options to save the Verizon IndyCar Series’ 2015 season-opening weekend in the aftermath of an unexpected cancellation of the scheduled March 6-8 event in Brasilia, Brazil.
The Indianapolis-based sanctioning body was blindsided …

A.J. Foyt Turns 80; Still Thinking About 500
Saturday, 17 Jan, 2015 – 8:23 | Comments Off on A.J. Foyt Turns 80; Still Thinking About 500
A.J. Foyt Turns 80; Still Thinking About 500

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Larry Foyt says the hardest part about celebrating his father’s birthday is trying to find a gift for “the man who has everything.”
As his personal odometer rolled over to 80 …

IndyCar Notes: Foyt Out Of Hospital After 25 Days
Thursday, 4 Dec, 2014 – 17:39 | Comments Off on IndyCar Notes: Foyt Out Of Hospital After 25 Days
IndyCar Notes: Foyt Out Of Hospital After 25 Days

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Racing icon A.J. Foyt Jr. has been released from Baylor-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston and is recovering at home from recent triple bypass heart surgery.
Although his heart surgery on …

IndyCar Series To Double Down – Twice – In 2015
Thursday, 4 Dec, 2014 – 10:17 | Comments Off on IndyCar Series To Double Down – Twice – In 2015
IndyCar Series To Double Down – Twice – In 2015

Undeterred by massive criticism about Formula One’s decision to offer double championship points in that series’ season-ending race in 2014, INDYCAR announced this week that it is following suit.
In fact, America’s premier open-wheel series announced …

Foyt Recovering After Heart Surgery
Thursday, 13 Nov, 2014 – 7:37 | Comments Off on Foyt Recovering After Heart Surgery
Foyt Recovering After Heart Surgery

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Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt Jr. underwent successful coronary bypass surgery Wednesday in Houston after being diagnosed with blockages on Monday.
Foyt, 79, was admitted into Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center on Friday with intermittent …

Hinchcliffe Exits Andretti, Moves To Schmidt Peterson
Wednesday, 8 Oct, 2014 – 7:05 | Comments Off on Hinchcliffe Exits Andretti, Moves To Schmidt Peterson
Hinchcliffe Exits Andretti, Moves To Schmidt Peterson

The “Mayor of Hinchtown” is changing his email and snail-mail addresses.
James Hinchcliffe, a three-time Verizon IndyCar Series race-winner, has exited Andretti Autosport and signed a multi-year contract with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports beginning with the 2015 …

Pagenaud To Join Team Penske
Monday, 29 Sep, 2014 – 12:01 | Comments Off on Pagenaud To Join Team Penske
Pagenaud To Join Team Penske

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Team Penske announced Monday that it is adding Simon Pagenaud as a fourth driver to its IndyCar Series team.
The 30-year-old Pagenaud is a four-time race winner in the Series. He will join 2014 series champion …