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Dixon Wins His Third IndyCar Series Crown
Saturday, 19 Oct, 2013 – 23:27 | Comments Off on Dixon Wins His Third IndyCar Series Crown
Dixon Wins His Third IndyCar Series Crown

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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When he clinched his third IZOD IndyCar Series championship within 10 years Saturday night, Scott Dixon joined a short list of domestic open-wheel drivers who clearly can be defined as …

Notes: Andretti Switching To Honda Power
Saturday, 19 Oct, 2013 – 18:26 | Comments Off on Notes: Andretti Switching To Honda Power
Notes: Andretti Switching To Honda Power

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Andretti Autosport announced Saturday that it will switch from Chevrolet to Honda engines in next season’s IndyCar Series.
“We look forward to working with Honda again; for us, it’s like being back home. I have no …

Dixon, Castroneves Both Vow To Win Season Finale
Saturday, 19 Oct, 2013 – 8:05 | Comments Off on Dixon, Castroneves Both Vow To Win Season Finale
Dixon, Castroneves Both Vow To Win Season Finale

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Helio Castroneves’ bid for the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series championship took a beating two weekends ago on the mean streets of Houston, where his once-robust 49-point lead over Scott Dixon …

Power P1 In Fontana
Friday, 18 Oct, 2013 – 18:40 | Comments Off on Power P1 In Fontana
Power P1 In Fontana

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Will Power of Team Penske won the pole Friday for the season-ending IZOD IndyCar Series race at California’s Auto Club Speedway.
Second fastest was his teammate, Helio Castroneves, who is second in points and in need …

IndyCar Releases 2014 Schedule On Eve Of 2013 Finale
Friday, 18 Oct, 2013 – 7:34 | Comments Off on IndyCar Releases 2014 Schedule On Eve Of 2013 Finale
IndyCar Releases 2014 Schedule On Eve Of 2013 Finale

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
An unprecedented pair of point-paying events at Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the Month of May and return of doubleheader weekends in Detroit, Houston and Toronto highlight the IndyCar Series’ 18-race …

Franchitti Out Of Hospital
Thursday, 10 Oct, 2013 – 17:41 | Comments Off on Franchitti Out Of Hospital
Franchitti Out Of Hospital

Target Chip Ganassi Racing’s Dario Franchitti was released from Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center in Houston Thursday, five days after suffering multiple injuries in a grinding crash during Race2 of the Shell and Pennzoil Grand …

Tagliani To Sub For Franchitti
Thursday, 10 Oct, 2013 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Tagliani To Sub For Franchitti
Tagliani To Sub For Franchitti

Open-wheel veteran Alex Tagliani will replace the injured Dario Franchitti for Target Chip Ganassi Racing during the season-ending MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., on Oct. 19.
Franchitti, a four-time …

Franchitti Undergoes Surgery
Monday, 7 Oct, 2013 – 17:51 | Comments Off on Franchitti Undergoes Surgery
Franchitti Undergoes Surgery

Four-time IZOD IndyCar Series champion Dario Franchitti underwent surgery to stabilize a fracture in his right ankle in a Houston hospital Sunday evening, one of several injuries the Scotsman suffered in a grinding, last-lap crash …

Dixon Leads Points After Scary Race In Houston
Sunday, 6 Oct, 2013 – 19:30 | Comments Off on Dixon Leads Points After Scary Race In Houston
Dixon Leads Points After Scary Race In Houston

Season-long rivals Scott Dixon and Helio Castroneves will decide the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series championship in two weeks after a tumultuous two days on the mean streets of Houston that ended in disaster for four-time …

Dixon Has Eye On A Sweep In Houston, Points Lead
Sunday, 6 Oct, 2013 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Dixon Has Eye On A Sweep In Houston, Points Lead
Dixon Has Eye On A Sweep In Houston, Points Lead

Scott Dixon hacked into Helio Castroneves’ IZOD IndyCar Series point-lead big-time Saturday afternoon with a victory in Race 1 of the Shell Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston. And as he did at the doubleheader on …