Joe Berkemeier

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DCR Rookies Ready to Face Mid-Ohio Challenge

Plainfield, IL (July 25, 2017) – Dale Coyne Racing and drivers Esteban Gutierrez and Ed Jones will be back in action this weekend as the Verizon IndyCar Series moves to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course July 27 – 30, for the Honda Indy 200, round 13 of the 2017 season. As has been the case […]

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New aero kit receives rave reviews in debut test

INDIANAPOLIS (Tuesday, July 25, 2017) – If the first day of on-track testing is any indication, the new Verizon IndyCar Series car is well on its way to making Indy car racing in 2018 even better. Juan Pablo Montoya and Oriol Servia turned more than 100 laps each on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval in […]

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Will Power puts Chevy on the Pole at Iowa

CHEVROLET RACING IN THE VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES IOWA CORN 300 IOWA SPEEDWAY, NEWTON, IOWA TEAM CHEVY DRIVER QUALIFYING QUOTES JULY 8, 2017 Will Power puts Chevy on the Pole at Iowa Chevrolet Drivers Capture Top Four Starting Positions for 300-Lap Race NEWTON, IOWA – Will Power won the Verizon P1 Pole Award for Sunday’s Iowa […]

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Qualifying Report: Iowa Corn 300

NEWTON, Iowa (July 8) – Qualifying for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway today was difficult for many Verizon IndyCar Series competitors due to hot temperatures and slippery track conditions.   It was quite difficult for Carlos Munoz who spun on his first qualifying lap coming off Turn 2 and hit the outside wall, ending his run […]

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Sato leads Honda qualifiers in Iowa

* Indianapolis 500 winner to start fifth in Sunday’s race * Honda drivers claim six of top 10 starting positions * Second short-oval race of the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series NEWTON, Iowa (July 8, 2017) – Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato led a string of Honda drivers in qualifying today for Sunday’s Iowa Corn 300, […]

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JR Hildebrand To Start On Front Row Of Tomorrow’s Iowa Corn 300

Ed Carpenter Qualifies 4th, Matches Best Start at Iowa Speedway (NEWTON, Iowa) July 8, 2017 – Qualifying Notes * Just like last year, the No. 21 Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka Chevrolet will start on the outside of the front row at Iowa Speedway. JR Hildebrand qualified 2nd for tomorrow’s Iowa Corn 300, the best starting […]

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Qualifying Report: Verizon IndyCar Series

IOWA CORN 300 QUALIFYING REPORT 07.08.17 Tune in to NBC Sports tomorrow at 5 p.m. ET to catch 300 laps of action-packed Verizon IndyCar Series Racing from Iowa Speedway. Takuma Sato No. 26 #CheckIt4Andretti HONDA STARTING POSITION: 5 QUALIFYING SPEED: 182.653 mph Of Note: Secured the fastest Honda qualifying position “This is a good result […]

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Jones Qualifies Eighth for Best Start of the Season

Newton, IA (July 8, 2017) – Rookie Ed Jones continued to impress today by qualifying a season best of eighth for Sunday’s Iowa Corn 300. His teammate, rookie Esteban Gutierrez also put in a good performance with an 18th place on the grid in his first career oval qualifying. Jones was the first of the […]

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Rahal Will Start 10th in Sunday’s Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Iowa Corn 300 – Iowa Speedway Verizon IndyCar Series QUALIFYING NOTES/QUOTES – Saturday, July 8, 2017 RAHAL WILL START 10TH IN SUNDAY’S IOWA CORN 300 AT IOWA SPEEDWAY POLE: Will Power 2-lap avg. speed of 185.210 mph (L1: 17.3929, L2: 17.3612) 10th: Graham Rahal 2-lap avg. speed of 181.138 mph (L1: […]

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“What They’re Saying” from Iowa Corn 300 qualifying

SIMON PAGENAUD (No. 1 Menards Team Penske Chevrolet): “That was a bit of a scary ride. I don’t know if it was the different kind of rubber laid down by the other series or what, but the Menards Chevy was a little loose. That can happen when you go out first. You’re just never really sure […]

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