Tag archives for 2016

A.J. Foyt Racing – INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen Report

Race Report: INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. Sept. 4, 2016—Takuma Sato’s philosophy of “No attack, no chance” did not serve him well at the end of the INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen at Watkins Glen International . Starting 20th in the No. 14 ABC Supply Honda, Sato was never higher […]

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COMEBACK EFFORT BY JOSEF NEWGARDEN ENDS WITH A PODIUM FINISH AT WATKINS

COMEBACK EFFORT BY JOSEF NEWGARDEN ENDS WITH A PODIUM FINISH AT WATKINS GLEN Newgarden Earns 2nd Place At Watkins Glen International Following Accident on Saturday; Pigot Finishes 15th WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (September 4, 2016) – Race Notes Josef Newgarden mounted a tremendous comeback to finish second today at Watkins Glen International. Newgarden’s fourth podium finish […]

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Andretti Autosport – What They’re Saying. Race. Watkins Glen

VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES INDYCAR GRAND PRIX AT THE GLEN WHAT THEY’RE SAYING – RACE DAY The Verizon IndyCar Series return to Watkins Glen is official with the checkered flag of today’s 60-lap race. Series rookie Alexander Rossi led his teammates to the finish line with an eighth-place result, his sixth top 10 of the season. […]

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Rahal Retired in 21st Place After Contact in the INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen

RAHAL RETIRED IN 21ST PLACE AFTER CONTACT IN THE INDYCAR GRAND PRIX AT THE GLEN GRAHAM RAHAL, No. 15 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing / RLL Dallara/Honda/Firestone:  “I had a great run on Kimball, I got inside, completed the pass and he decided not to give me any room on the exit. That was a hard […]

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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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CHEVY INDYCAR AT THE GLEN: Scott Dixon Puts Chevy in Victory Lane

CHEVROLET RACING IN THE VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES GRAND PRIX AT THE GLEN WATKINS GLEN INTERNATIONAL TEAM CHEVY POST RACE RECAP SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2016 Scott Dixon Scores Dominant Win at The Glen Chevrolet Sweeps Podium o   Josef Newgarden Finishes Second o   Helio Castroneves Finishes Third o   Victory is 13th of the Season for Chevrolet Championship Battle Continues as Series […]

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Daly, Honda finish fourth at Watkins Glen

Daly Stretches Fuel to Finish Fourth for Honda at Watkins Glen Enerson brings second Dale Coyne Racing Honda home ninth in just second start Heartbreak for Hinchcliffe as fuel starvation on last lap costs podium finish A day that started out with several Honda podium contenders, ended in disappointment for most in the final laps […]

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News from INDYCAR: INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen race results

INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen presented by Hitachi race results Click HERE to view and download the official box score from the INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen presented by Hitachi. WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Results Sunday of the INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen presented by Hitachi Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 3.37-mile Watkins Glen International, […]

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News from INDYCAR: “What They’re Saying” from the INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen presented by Hitachi

“What They’re Saying” from the INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen presented by Hitachi HELIO CASTRONEVES (No. 3 Hitachi Team Penske Chevrolet): “It was really good. The Hitachi Chevy was actually running smooth. But, unfortunately when I saw the numbers, and the way the set-up for our car, I don’t think we’d be able to save […]

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KVSH’s Bourdais Qualifies Season-High 3rd for IndyCar GP at the Glen

KVSH RACING’S SEBASTIEN BOURDAIS QUALIFIES SEASON-HIGH THIRD  FOR INDYCAR GRAND PRIX AT THE GLEN Sebastien Bourdais qualified a season-high third for tomorrow’s IndyCar Grand Prix at the Glen. Bourdais, who was ninth on the combined practice report following two practice sessions Friday, gave an indication of things to come in the morning practice when he finished the session […]

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    • Long Beach’s Grand Prix report is $150K worth of obvious points
      That report was made public Monday afternoon, and it’s loaded with an absence of surprises, although there are a few bits of weirdness involved. Rather than submit what KPMG said would be an ideal computer-aided design plan for the proposed F1 track that would identify all mandatory components required following FIA (the governing body of […]
    • Here’s who won the race between Formula 1 and IndyCar in Long Beach
      In October last year the city released a request for proposals seeking “an open-wheel auto racing format” to run the annual Grand Prix event. From the start it was only a two-horse race between Michaelian and Pook. Pook, of course, was hardly a carpetbagger. He founded the Long Beach Grand Prix in 1975 and brought […]
    • Q&A: Printup talks future of WGI, IndyCar, Phish
      Everybody was excited, but I take a lot of personal interest in IndyCar. I always have. I kind of grew up in IndyCar, so I was glad that we were able to get them back. The fans themselves, for only having a little bit less than 90 days to sell the race last year, we […]
    • Rick Mears – still the ultimate pro at 65
      Over the past 20-something years writing about racing, I’ve encountered three people from whom I learn something about the art of racecar driving every time we speak for longer than five minutes. One of that trio is Rick Ravon Mears, born this day 65 years ago in Wichita, Kansas, and brought up in Bakersfield, Calif. […]
    • Memoir helps widow cope after IndyCar driver's death
      Tonya Bergeson-Dana talks with her son, Conor, about his father when he brings it up, which is often. If he’s asking the questions, she reasons, he’s ready to hear the answers. Paul Conor Dana, at age 9, knows that his father was Paul Dana, a journalist and IndyCar driver who died in March 2006 during […]