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Notes & Quotes: Bommarito Automotive Group 500

Bommarito Automotive Group is returning as the sponsor of the No. 14 Chevrolet for the second straight year in this weekend’s NTT INDYCAR Series race at World Wide Technology Raceway outside of St. Louis, Mo. Santino Ferrucci, who nearly won the race in his rookie year in 2019 after leading a race-high 97 laps when

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Race Report: Gallagher GP

INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 12, 2023)–The Gallagher Grand Prix turned into another missed opportunity for A.J. Foyt’s team as technical errors and a pit stop miscue put the team on its back foot. The problems began with Benjamin Pedersen’s No. 55 Sexton Properties Chevrolet which failed to start when the command “Drivers, start your engines” was given

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Qualifying Report: Gallagher Grand Prix

INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 11, 2023) — The struggle continues for AJ Foyt Racing on the road and street courses as drivers Santino Ferrucci and Benjamin Pedersen will have their work cut out for them in the Gallagher Grand Prix tomorrow. In the 90-minute morning practice, Ferrucci was 18th in the No. 14 Sexton Properties Chevrolet with

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Notes & Quotes: Gallagher Grand Prix at IMS

Jay Creech, who calls Indianapolis his hometown and describes himself as a prankster, joined AJ Foyt Racing this season to work as a rear-end mechanic on the No. 55 Sexton Properties Chevrolet. He also owns Creech Motorsports, a vintage car restoration company that he bought after working there as a teenager. His life is centered

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Race Report: Big Machine Music City Grand Prix

NASHVILLE (Aug. 6, 2023) — For the first time in three years, the No. 14 Sexton Properties Chevrolet finished the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix with Santino Ferrucci at the wheel. However, for teammate Benjamin Pedersen in the No. 55 Sexton Properties Chevrolet, it was a case of wrong place, wrong time. Ferrucci started

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Qualifying Report: Big Machine Music City Grand Prix

NASHVILLE (Aug. 5, 2023) — Guarded optimism was the feeling going into qualifying for the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix Saturday evening. Benjamin Pedersen was 12th in the morning practice and Santino Ferrucci was 16th. The practice was delayed 40 minutes due to rain and standing water in several areas of the 2.1-mile street

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Notes & Quotes: Big Machine Music City Grand Prix

Jeremy Villarde, born and raised in Chicago, earned a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago before joining AJ Foyt Racing this year. Mentored by shock engineer Warren Wilson, Villarde works on the shocks (aka dampers) for both cars. He is also the inside rear tire changer on the No.

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Race Report: Hy-Vee Homefront 250 & Hy-Vee One Step 250

NEWTON, Iowa (July 22, 2023) — “We’ve got to try something different for tomorrow,” Larry Foyt told his team after the Hy-Vee Homefront 250 in which both drivers, veteran and rookie, struggled in the 250-lap race around Iowa Speedway’s high banks. Moments after the race the drivers and engineers were debriefing in the engineering transporter

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Race Report: Honda Indy Toronto

TORONTO (July 16, 2023) — “Just can’t catch a break!” Benjamin Pedersen’s reaction to the Lap 1 chain reaction accident summed up the feelings of the AJ Foyt Racing team which saw both cars caught up in the multi-car crash at the exit of Turn 1 at the start of the Honda Indy Toronto. Seven

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