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Legendary Rock Band Foreigner To Headline Miller Lite Carb Day Concert May 24

Legendary Rock Band Foreigner To Headline Miller Lite Carb Day Concert May 24 INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 – Foreigner, one of the biggest-selling bands in history and creator of some of rock’s most enduring hits, will headline the Miller Lite Carb Day Concert on Friday, May 24, 2019 to conclude one of the most […]

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Rahal 6th and Servia 17th in Final Carb Day Practice for the Indy 500; Both Pleased With Their Race Cars

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by PennGrade Verizon IndyCar Series CARB DAY PRACTICE NOTES/QUOTES – May 26, 2017   RAHAL WAS SIXTH AND SERVIA 17TH IN FINAL CARB DAY PRACTICE FOR THE INDY 500; BOTH PLEASED WITH THEIR CARS IN RACE TRIM   1)         Helio Castroneves    227.377 mph              […]

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JUNCOS RACING LOOKING FORWARD TO FIRST INDY 500

JUNCOS RACING LOOKING FORWARD TO FIRST INDY 500   INDIANAPOLIS, IN – May 26, 2017 – Juncos Racing will be making its Indianapolis 500 debut this Sunday, May 28 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. The team will have two entries in the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500. The No. 11 Juncos […]

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Honda Drivers Fast in “Carb Day “at Indianapolis

Honda Drivers Fast in “Carb Day “at Indianapolis Takuma Sato heads Honda effort in final practice prior to the Indy 500 Honda drivers post seven of 10 fastest speeds as race preparation concludes Fernando Alonso again paces rookies, runs fifth overall   SPEEDWAY, Ind., (May 26, 2017) – Veteran Takuma Sato led the way for […]

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CHEVY INDYCAR AT INDIANAPOLIS 500: Carb Day Recap – Castroneves Quickest in Practice; Power Wins Pit Stop Competition

CHEVROLET RACING IN THE VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES 101ST RUNNING OF THE INDIANAPOLIS 500 INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY TEAM CHEVY CARB DAY RECAP MAY 26, 2017 Helio Castroneves recorded the quickest lap during “Carb Day” practice as 15 Chevrolet drivers made final on-track preparations to their race cars for the 101st Indianapolis 500. Castroneves, driving the No. […]

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Three-time winner Castroneves fastest in final Indy 500 practice

Three-time winner Castroneves fastest in final Indy 500 practice INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, May 26, 2017) – Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves set the pace in today’s final practice before Sunday’s 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Driving the No. 3 Shell Fuel Rewards Team Penske Chevrolet, Castroneves led the traditional […]

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ED CARPENTER RACING PREPARED FOR THE 101ST RUNNING OF THE INDIANAPOLIS 500

ED CARPENTER RACING PREPARED FOR THE 101ST RUNNING OF THE INDIANAPOLIS 500 Final Practice Complete; Focus Shifts to Sunday’s 500-Mile Race (SPEEDWAY, Ind.) May 26, 2017 – Race Preview The next time Ed Carpenter and JR Hildebrand take to the 2.5-mile oval at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, they will be participating in the 101st running of […]

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    • Here’s who won the race between Formula 1 and IndyCar in Long Beach
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    • 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 […]