By Steve Wittich On Valentine’s Day 2020, Roger Penske, Chairman, Penske Corporation, officially started to write his love-letter to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis 500, and fans of both. Mark Miles, President and CEO, Penske Entertainment and Doug Boles, President, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, joined Mr. Penske to announce Penske Entertainment’s plans for the 111-year-old speed...
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Penske Entertainment announces enhancements to Indianapolis 500 and Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Part 1 – Qualifying
SCOTT MCLAUGHLIN TO MAKE INDYCAR DEBUT AT INDIANAPOLIS GRAND PRIX Two-Time & Defending Supercars Champion to also Participate in COTA Preseason Test MOORESVILLE, N.C. (February 5, 2020) – Team Penske announced today that defending Virgin Australia Supercars Champion Scott McLaughlin will make his NTT IndyCar Series debut on Saturday, May 9, racing in the […]
Dallara and Clemson University release autonomous race car concepts for Indy Autonomous Challenge competition at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Dallara releases autonomous race car concepts for Indy Autonomous Challenge competition at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Top global universities are registering to compete for the $1 million prize INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 11, 2019) – Dallara, Energy Systems Network (ESN) and Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR), today unveiled conceptual renderings of the autonomous Dallara-built […]
INDYCAR, IMS Tap Schafer Condon Carter to Create National Brand Campaigns Chicago Cubs and Indiana Pacers among Clients of Award-Winning Chicago-Based Agency INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 – INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway have named Chicago-based Schafer Condon Carter (SCC) as their comprehensive creative agency of record, charged with developing aligned national promotional […]
104th Indianapolis 500 Logo Captures Tradition, Speed, Excitement, Innovation of Race INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, June 13, 2019 – The logo for the 104th Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge captures four essential elements – tradition, speed, excitement and innovation – of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” within the framework of the new logo system introduced last year. […]
By Steve Wittich Good morning from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Saturday’s Indy Grand Prix. Cool again here today and we are expecting some rain later in the day. That could make it difficult for the 85-lap feature today set for a 3:45 p.m. EDT start. Green flag is out for this morning’s warmup…. Marcus...
The 20 Somethings…Nate Boysen (23), Joe Pontin (24), Tim Trowbridge (24) and C.J. Nielsen (26) (pictured L to R) are the youngest members of AJ Foyt Racing except for the driver of the No.4 ABC Supply Chevrolet, Matheus Leist (20). We asked the crew members a few questions and will be featuring their entire interviews […]
Carly Pearce, Clayton Anderson To Perform at Firestone Legends Day Concert May 25 at IMS Country Stars Are Fan Favorites at Iconic Track INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, April 17, 2019 – Chart-topping country artist Carly Pearce and Clayton Anderson have been added to a star-studded lineup at the Firestone Legends Day Concert on Saturday, May 25 at […]
PepsiCo Products Named as Official Soda and Water Beverages of IMS Starting This Season Pepsi, MTN DEW, Aquafina Headline Multiyear Pact with IMS INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, April 11, 2019 – Officials from PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEP) and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced a multiyear partnership Thursday, April 11 in which Pepsi and MTN DEW become the […]
Legendary Band Kool & the Gang To Open Miller Lite Carb Day Concert May 24 INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018 – Kool & the Gang, which has received countless awards for its chart-topping funk, R&B and pop hits, will open the Miller Lite Carb Day Concert on Friday, May 24, 2019 at the Indianapolis […]