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Flag to Flag: Kansas IndyCar
Sunday, 26 Apr, 2009 – 14:03 | 22 Comments
Flag to Flag: Kansas IndyCar

Watching the Road Runner Turbo 300 at Kansas Speedway?
Nick Bromberg is.
Join him today as he chats “Flag to Flag” about the race.

Saavedra Wins Firestone Indy Lights at Kansas
Sunday, 26 Apr, 2009 – 12:08 | Comments Off
Saavedra Wins Firestone Indy Lights at Kansas

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kansas City, Kan. – Sebastian Saavedra captured his first career checkered flag in the Firestone Indy Lights Series Sunday when he won the Kansas Lottery 100 at Kansas Speedway.
Wade Cunningham finished second and Mario Romancini was third.
Finishing fourth was Ana Beatriz. It was her third top-five finish of the season.
A [...]

Rahal Wins IndyCar Pole At Kansas
Saturday, 25 Apr, 2009 – 16:31 | 2 Comments
Rahal Wins IndyCar Pole At Kansas

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kansas City, Kan. – Graham Rahal won the IndyCar Series pole Saturday afternoon when he recorded a four-lap-average qualifying run of 211.311 mph in qualifying for Sunday’s Road Runner Turbo 300 at Kansas Speedway.
His run pushed him past Dario Franchitti, the winner of last weekend’s race at Long Beach, Calif. [...]

Doornbos Enjoys A Round At Kansas
Saturday, 25 Apr, 2009 – 15:30 | One Comment
Doornbos Enjoys A Round At Kansas

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Robert Doornbos knew the day was coming.
He knew when he signed on to drive for the Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing team in the IndyCar series that one day, he would have to drive in races in which he would have to run inches away from concrete walls and opposing-cars’ sidepods and slower-cars [...]

Carpenter Says There Is No Place Like Kansas
Friday, 24 Apr, 2009 – 19:40 | One Comment
Carpenter Says There Is No Place Like Kansas

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kansas City, Kan. – Ah, Kansas. Ed Carpenter loves it here. The barbeque, the wide-open spaces, the friendly people, the rural sensibilities.  Oh, and the round race track. Most of all, the round – it’s oval-ish, actually, but what the heck – race track.
It was the thought of that last [...]

IndyCar Kansas Preview
Friday, 24 Apr, 2009 – 9:00 | Comments Off
IndyCar Kansas Preview

IndyCar Series drivers preview the upcoming race at Kansas Speedway

A Few Words With: Vitor Meira
Thursday, 23 Apr, 2009 – 7:25 | One Comment
A Few Words With: Vitor Meira

RacinToday.com
Vitor Meira is back at Kansas Speedway this weekend, this time driving for the legendary A.J. Foyt. Meira has been involved in several memorable finishes at Kansas but has yet to get his first win. He shared a few words about Kansas this week:
Question: What is the track at Kansas like?
Meira: It’s really a normal [...]

Woody: Danica Would Look Good In Fenders
Wednesday, 22 Apr, 2009 – 18:04 | 6 Comments
Woody: Danica Would Look Good In Fenders

 
By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Question: could a driver who is described as being “sexy and sculpted” find happiness in NASCAR?
I never heard Junior Johnson described that way.
But that’s how Danica Patrick is depicted in the current edition of SHAPE Magazine, drawing attention to herself as rumors ripple once again about the possibility of a [...]

Long Beach: Will Power Wins the Pole
Sunday, 19 Apr, 2009 – 20:50 | Comments Off
Long Beach: Will Power Wins the Pole

#12 Verizon Wireless Driver Will Power wins the pole at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

Franchitti Loses Fenders, Wins A Race
Sunday, 19 Apr, 2009 – 18:00 | Comments Off
Franchitti Loses Fenders, Wins A Race

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent 
RacinToday.com
Long Beach, Calif. – Even for a road racer, Dario Franchitti took a circuitous route to find victory lane in the streets of Long Beach. Driving for Target Chip Ganassi Racing, the Scotsman scored his first victory since his gambit to drive stock cars for Ganassi in NASCAR ended abruptly [...]