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Alexander Rossi Finds Victory In IndyCar

ALEXANDER ROSSI CLAIMS FIRST WIN IN THE VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES SERIES ROOKIE TAKES VICTORY AT 100TH RUNNING OF THE INDIANAPOLIS 500 Starting from the 11th position, rookie Alexander Rossi has won today’s historical 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race driving the No. 98 NAPA AUTO PARTS / Curb Honda for the Andretti-Herta Autosport collaboration. Today’s 200-lap […]

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Multiple Challenges Led to 14th Place Indy 500 Finish for Rahal; Timing of Closed Pit Contributed to Pigot Running Out of Fuel And He Finished 25th

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by PennGrade Verizon IndyCar Series RACE DAY NOTES/QUOTES – Sunday, May 29, 2016   MULTIPLE CHALLENGES LED TO A 14TH PLACE FINISH FOR RAHAL IN THE INDY 500; TIMING OF CLOSED PIT CONTRIBUTED TO PIGOT RUNNING OUT OF FUEL UNDER CAUTION AND HE ULTIMATELY FINISHED 25TH   GRAHAM RAHAL, No. 15 […]

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AJ Foyt Racing Race Report: Indianapolis 500

Race Report: Indianapolis 500 The 100th Running of the Indianapolis 100 lived up to its tremendous hype. The temperature was hot and so was the action on the track. The overflow crowd saw close racing, 54 lead changes among 13 drivers including Alex Tagliani in the No. 35 Alfe Heat Treating Honda, and Alexander Rossi, a […]

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Hinchcliffe Finishes Seventh at Indianapolis 500

Hinchcliffe Finishes Seventh at Indianapolis 500   Indianapolis, IN – May 29, 2016 – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports driver James Hinchcliffe earned a hard-fought, seventh-place finish in the No. 5 Arrow Electronics car for the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.   Hinchcliffe, who started from the pole position, spent the first three-quarters […]

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KVRT’s Stefan Wilson Contests First Indy 500

Qualified: 30th  Finished: 28th  Stefan Wilson Race Day Quote: “Disappointing to not be able to bring home the No. 25 Driven2SaveLives car and make it to the finish. Unfortunately, a fuel leak started happening maybe on the 100th lap caused an electrical fire and disabled the gearbox so when we went on that final restart during lap 104, […]

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Mann tops Coyne cars at Indy 500

Mann tops Coyne cars at Indy 500 Indianapolis, IN (May 29, 2016) – Pippa Mann led the Dale Coyne Racing quartet on Sunday with an 18th place finish, in what was an up and down day for the team at the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500. While Mann managed to make it to the...

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ED CARPENTER RACING BRINGS HOME BEST INDY 500 FINISHES IN TEAM HISTORY

ED CARPENTER RACING BRINGS HOME INDY 500 BEST FINISHES IN TEAM HISTORY Josef Newgarden Finishes 3rd, J.R. Hildebrand Comes Home 6th; Electrical Issue Sidelines Ed Carpenter (SPEEDWAY, Ind.) May 29, 2016 – Race Recap A spectacular and dramatic 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 came down to a fuel strategy game that even the fast […]

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Impressive run by Sage Karam in the 100th Indy 500 ends early after contact pushes youngster in the wall

Impressive Run by Sage Karam in the 100th Indy 500 Ends early after contact pushes youngster in the wall The Gas Monkey Energy Chevy driver charges from 23rd to 5th Sunday   SPEEDWAY, Ind. (May 29, 2016) – Young Sage Karam put on quite a show Sunday in the 100th Indianapolis 500 with his No. 24 Gas Monkey Energy Chevrolet […]

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Team Penske Verizon IndyCar Series Race Report – Indianapolis 500

Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway Race: 100th Indianapolis 500 Date: May 29, 2016 No. 2 Verizon Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet – Juan Pablo Montoya Start: 17th Finish: 33rd Status: Contact Laps Completed: 63/200 Laps Led: 0 Points Position: 10th (-105) Recap: Defending Indianapolis 500 champion Juan Pablo Montoya encountered early trouble Sunday, spinning on track and making […]

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Florence Henderson to serve as Grand Marshal for 100th Running

Florence Henderson to serve as Grand Marshal for 100th Running INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, May 23, 2016 – Florence Henderson, a beloved part of Indianapolis 500 Race Day for a quarter-century, will serve as the Grand Marshal of the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Henderson, a native of Dale, Indiana, will […]

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