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Honda Indy Toronto – 2017 – Steve’s preview

The Verizon IndyCar Series travels north to Ontario for the 33rd race the various Indy car sanctions have held on the streets of Exhibition Place. Indy car first visited Canada 50 years ago when USAC travelled north to the 2.459-mile Canadian Tire Motorsports Park (then Mosport) road course. Bobby Unser won both of the 100...

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’s Mikhail Aleshin has immigration issues, Robert Wickens will sub for him during Friday’s practice

Some notes about this announcement from TSO: Wickens is in his sixth season as a member of the Mercedes-Benz Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters program. The 28 year-old is currently ninth in the 2107 campaign and has a total of five wins between the 2012 and 2016 seasons. Longtime friends, Hinchcliffe and Wickens traded rides earlier this year....

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Rainguard Water Sealers 600 Results

James Hinchcliffe No. 5 Arrow Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda “We had a run on TK [Tony Kanaan] and he had plenty of room on the left, but he just came to the right. If you look at the replay, he comes all the way from the white line to the middle of the racetrack,...

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Aleshin Leads the Way for Honda in Final Indy Car Pre-Season Practice

Aleshin Leads the Way for Honda in Final Indy Car Pre-Season Practice Mikhail Aleshin leads Honda contingent in “The Test in the West” 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series opens March 12 in St. Petersburg, Florida PHOENIX, Ariz. (February 11, 2017) – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’ Mikhail Aleshin led the Honda contingent at the two-day “Test in the […]

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Russian SMP Racing Driver Aleshin Confirmed with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

Russian SMP Racing Driver Aleshin Confirmed with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Feb. 1, 2017) – Mikhail Aleshin, racing driver of Russian motorsport program SMP Racing, has signed with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports for his third full-time season of Verizon IndyCar Series competition. The Moscow, Russia native will pilot the No. 7 Honda for the Indianapolis-based team […]

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Aleshin, Hinchcliffe Finish 11th, 12th at IndyCar Season Finale

  Aleshin, Hinchcliffe Finish 11th, 12th at IndyCar Season Finale   Sonoma, CA – September 18, 2016 – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) drivers Mikhail Aleshin and James Hinchcliffe finished eleventh and twelfth for the Verizon IndyCar Series 2016 season finale on Sunday afternoon at the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma.   Aleshin started on the inside of row […]

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SPM Fueled by Disappointment for IndyCar Return to Watkins Glen

SPM Fueled by Disappointment for IndyCar Return to Watkins Glen Watkins Glen, NY – September 4, 2016 – Bad luck was the name of the game on Sunday at Watkins Glen when Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) drivers James Hinchcliffe and Mikhail Aleshin finished 18th and 22nd respectively during the IndyCar Grand Prix.   Saturday’s controversial qualifying session put Aleshin […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: WATKINS GLEN

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing); Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires drivers: Andre Negrao (No. 17), Santiago Urrutia (No. 55 Mazda) Event title: INDYCAR Grand Prix at The […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: TEXAS

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Firestone 600 Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing) Event title: Firestone 60 Location: Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas Track: A 1.5-mile, 24-degree banked oval 2016 event counter: The Firestone 600 was the 9th […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: POCONO

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: ABC Supply Co. 500  Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing) Event title: ABC Supply Co. 500 Location: Pocono Raceway Track: 2.5-mile tri-oval in Long Pond, PA Race distance: 200 laps, 500 miles 2016 event counter: […]

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