Mon, 25/05/15 – 9:30 | No Comment

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 […]

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Penske, Castroneves Blast Way To Top At Indy
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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After basically taking Monday off, Team Penske came out to play at Indianapolis Motor Speedway during practice for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Three-time Indianapolis 500 champion Helio Castroneves posted the fastest overall lap of the Month of May, as well as the best lap without a tow, during […]

Wed, 05/13/15 – 10:26 | No Comment
Ganassi Cars Looking Good At Indy
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By John Sturbin/Senior Writer
Sage Karam led a 1-2-3 sweep atop the speed chart for Chip Ganassi Racing Monday during the second day of official practice for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Thirty cars logged nearly 1,100 laps during a scheduled five-hour session shortened by an early afternoon shower. Karam posted the fastest lap around […]

Tue, 05/12/15 – 17:16 | No Comment
Hunter-Reay Top List Of Entrants For Indy 500
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Ryan Hunter-Reay is among six former winners named to entries filed for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 24.
Thirty-three drivers are listed for the 34 entries released Sunday for “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” with Verizon IndyCar Series practice scheduled to open Monday […]

Mon, 05/11/15 – 10:41 | Comments Off on Hunter-Reay Top List Of Entrants For Indy 500
Power Thinking Sweep After Winning On Indy Road Course
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Without apology, Will Power plans to spend the remainder of his Month of May lowering the broom on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Power’s dominating victory from pole position in the second annual Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis has placed him halfway toward an historic sweep of the fledgling road-course event […]

Sun, 05/10/15 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Power Thinking Sweep After Winning On Indy Road Course
Johnson Wins Mother’s Day Race In Kansas
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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Thanks to a brief but wild Kansas spring storm and the long delay it produced, Jimmie Johnson on Sunday became the first Sprint Cup driver to win a race on Mother’s Day since 2007.
Johnson, who is pursuing a record-tying seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship this season, held off Kevin Harvick […]

Sun, 05/10/15 – 2:30 | Comments Off on Johnson Wins Mother’s Day Race In Kansas
Allmendinger Signs New Contract
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By Jim Pedley
NASCAR Wire Service
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – AJ Allmendinger knows where he’s going to be working for the next five years. It’s the same place he’s working now.
Allmendinger confirmed Saturday during a press conference at Kansas Speedway, site of Saturday night’s SpongeBob SquarePants 400, that he has signed a contract extension that will keep […]

Sat, 05/9/15 – 20:20 | Comments Off on Allmendinger Signs New Contract
Fuel-Crafty Crafton Win Kansas Truck Race
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By Jim Pedley
NASCAR Wire Service
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Matt Crafton didn’t have the fastest truck in Friday night’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway, but he had the best feel for fuel mileage and what his crew chief would call their lucky fuel cell. The result was Crafton’s seventh series career victory.
With truck after truck […]

Sat, 05/9/15 – 7:58 | Comments Off on Fuel-Crafty Crafton Win Kansas Truck Race
Power P1 In Qualifying At Indy Road Course
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Reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion Will Power extended Team Penske’s and Chevrolet’s recent domination during qualifying with a record-setting pole run Friday afternoon for the second annual Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis.
Power toured the Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s 2.439-mile/14-turn road-course in 1 minute, 9.4886- seconds/126.357 mph in Firestone Fast Six qualifying to earn his second […]

Sat, 05/9/15 – 7:51 | Comments Off on Power P1 In Qualifying At Indy Road Course
Bowyer Gets Royal Treatment In Return Home
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By Jim Pedley
NASCAR Wire Service
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – So, when is 95 miles per hour scarier than 200 mph? For Clint Bowyer it was when a very, very hard baseball came at him at 95 as he stood in a batter’s box at Kauffman Stadium earlier this week.
Bowyer, driver of the No. 15 Michael Waltrip […]

Fri, 05/8/15 – 15:59 | Comments Off on Bowyer Gets Royal Treatment In Return Home
Castroneves Enjoying A Very Merry Month Of May
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No Verizon IndyCar Series driver is poised to enjoy the Month of May at Indianapolis Motor Speedway more than Helio Castroneves.
Team Penske’s longest-tenured driver, Castroneves will mark his milestone 300th series start Saturday in the second annual Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis on the IMS road-course. But that’s only the first entry on Helio’s […]

Fri, 05/8/15 – 9:27 | Comments Off on Castroneves Enjoying A Very Merry Month Of May