Fri, 31/07/20 – 9:18 | No Comment

INDYCAR-sanctioned races at Portland (Ore.) International Raceway, and a doubleheader weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif., have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Three NTT IndyCar Series events previously scheduled now will …

Read the full story »
|
RacinToday.com

RacinToday.com
Andretti Green Racing ace Tony Kanaan will make his 100th IndyCar Series start this weekend when the series makes its first visit to the Streets of Long Beach, Calif.
“It shows you that I’m getting old,” said …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 22:46 | Comments Off on Tony Kanaan Going On 100 This Weekend
|
RacinToday.com

RacinToday.com
Long Beach, Calif.  – Opening practice for Saturday afternoon’s Tequila Patron American Le Mans Series race was an all-Acura affair, with two LMP1 Acuras and an LMP2 Acura rounding out the top three on the …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 22:45 | Comments Off on Acura On Target In Long Beach Practice
Schu Shines: His Drivers Are Dominating NHRA
| Senior Writer
RacinToday.com

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
 In all forms of motorsports today, multi-car teams have a distinct advantage. It’s true in NASCAR, as Rick Hendrick, Jack Roush, Joe Gibbs, Richard Childress and others have shown.
 But compared …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 17:50 | Comments Off on Schu Shines: His Drivers Are Dominating NHRA
Junior Heads To Desert Hoping To End Drought
| Senior Writer
RacinToday.com

 
By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Fort Worth, Texas – Dale Earnhardt Jr. went on vacation last weekend promising to “raise a little hell.” What could it hurt? Considering Junior’s lackluster start to the 2009 Sprint …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 14:45 | 3 Comments
Partial Verdict Reached On Castroneves
|
RacinToday.com

 
RacinToday.com
A partial verdict in the tax-evasion case against IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves has been reached by a federal jury in Miami.
The jury, however, was hung up on several other counts.
The federal judge in the case, …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 14:40 | Comments Off on Partial Verdict Reached On Castroneves
Mario Not Pushing Marco For Start-Up F1 Ride
| Contributing Writer
RacinToday.com

Bill Fleischman | Senior Correspondent
RacinToday.com
Catching up with Mario Andretti on some racing issues, I spoke with him by cell phone after he watched grandson Marco finish 13th in the IndyCar Series season opener in St. …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 13:53 | Comments Off on Mario Not Pushing Marco For Start-Up F1 Ride
Little Al To Be Grand Marshal At Long Beach
|
RacinToday.com

 
RacinToday.com
Long Beach, Calif. _ Widely acknowledged as open-wheel racing’s “King of the Beach,” Al Unser Jr. will add another title during this weekend’s running of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Unser Jr.,  who won …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 8:35 | Comments Off on Little Al To Be Grand Marshal At Long Beach
Toyota Grand Prix – Interactive Content
|
RacinToday.com

Click on the graphic to launch a full page of storylines, photos, milestones and more regarding the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. The page also includes video components such as Will Power talking about …

Wed, 04/15/09 – 21:30 | Comments Off on Toyota Grand Prix – Interactive Content
Pedley: IRL Takes Major Step Forward At Long Beach
| Managing Editor
RacinToday.com

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kansas City, Kan. – The weather was unseasonably cool when the day dawned on a recent IndyCar test at Kansas Speedway. Because of that – the series has a rule …

Wed, 04/15/09 – 19:12 | Comments Off on Pedley: IRL Takes Major Step Forward At Long Beach
Carpentier Signs To Drive Waltrip Nationwide Car
|
RacinToday.com

RacinToday.com
NAPA Auto Parts announced that Canadian driver Patrick Carpentier will be a competitor in the NAPA Auto Parts 200 as the NASCAR Nationwide Series crosses the border for the third year in a row to …

Wed, 04/15/09 – 19:00 | Comments Off on Carpentier Signs To Drive Waltrip Nationwide Car