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Rahal Finished 16th in the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Iowa Corn 300 – Iowa Speedway Verizon IndyCar Series RACE NOTES/QUOTES – Sunday, July 10, 2016 RAHAL FINISHED 16TH IN THE IOWA CORN 300 AT IOWA SPEEDWAY  GRAHAM RAHAL, No. 15 Mi-Jack/RLL Dallara/Honda/Firestone:  “It was a frustrating day. We were really hard on the tires; they were vibrating like nothing I […]

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IOWA CORN 300 AT IOWA SPEEDWAY RACE NOTES

Race Notes: Rookie Alexander Rossi started from the 17th position and came out on top for the Andretti quartet in Iowa, leading four laps on his way to a 6th-place finish in his first race at the short oval. It was a night of frustration for Colombian Carlos Munoz. Struggling with handling issues in the […]

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KVSH Racing’s Bourdais Finishes Eighth In Iowa Corn 300

Qualified: 16th  Finished:  Eighth                              Iowa Corn 300 Race Summary: Sebastien Bourdais in the No. 11 Team HYDROXYCUT – KVSH Racing Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone entry was seventh on the speed charts after both practice sessions yesterday, but qualified 16th for the Iowa Corn 300. He drove a solid race picking his way through the field and moving into 11th place […]

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Pair of Top Ten Finishes for SPM IndyCar and Indy Lights Teams at Iowa

Pair of Top Ten Finishes for SPM IndyCar and Indy Lights Teams at Iowa   Newton, IA – July 10, 2016 – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports drivers Mikhail Aleshin and James Hinchcliffe earned fifth- and ninth-place finishes, respectively, for the Iowa Corn 300 on Sunday afternoon at Iowa Speedway.   Aleshin, who started ninth for the 300-lap […]

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Newgarden dominates field to win Iowa Corn 300

Newgarden dominates field to win Iowa Corn 300 NEWTON, Iowa (Sunday, July 10, 2016) – Josef Newgarden put on one of the most dominant clinics in Indy car history, leading a record 282 laps today to win the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway. The victory was the third of Newgarden’s six-year Verizon IndyCar Series […]

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AJ Foyt Racing Race Report: Iowa Corn 300

Race Report: Iowa Corn 300 NEWTON, Iowa July 10, 2016—Progress. The ABC Supply Racing team continues to make progress at the tracks where they have struggled in years past such as Iowa Speedway this weekend. Takuma Sato registered his best finish at the 0.894-mile oval today with his 11th place showing after starting 13th. Teammate Jack […]

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JOSEF NEWGARDEN CLINCHES DOMINATING VICTORY AT IOWA SPEEDWAY

JOSEF NEWGARDEN CLINCHES DOMINATING VICTORY AT IOWA SPEEDWAY 25-Year-Old Earns First Win of 2016; Ed Carpenter Takes Checkered Despite Mid-Race Setback NEWTON, Iowa (July 10, 2016) – Race Notes After finishing second the last two years at Iowa Speedway, Josef Newgarden was more than ready to move to the top step of the podium. He […]

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Rahal Will Start 12th in Sunday’s Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Iowa Corn 300 – Iowa Speedway Verizon IndyCar Series QUALIFYING NOTES/QUOTES – Saturday, July 9, 2016   RAHAL WILL START 12TH IN SUNDAY’S IOWA CORN 300 AT IOWA SPEEDWAY   POLE: Simon Pagenaud        2-lap avg. speed of 185.855 mph       (L1: 17.3089, L2: 17.3245) 12th:    Graham Rahal                        2-lap avg. speed of 182.253 mph       (L1: 17.6816, […]

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KVSH Racing’s Bourdais Qualifies 16th for Iowa Corn 300

Practice 1: Seventh – 17.4019 seconds/184.945 mph Qualifying: Lap 1: 17.8887 seconds Lap 2: 17.6884 seconds Total Time/Average Speed: 35.5771 seconds/180.925 mph Qualified: 16th Sebastien Bourdais Qualifying Quote: “We were too optimistic with the downforce level given the track conditions with the track temp going up. I was sliding all over the place. The balance was good on […]

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What They’re Saying. Qualifying. Iowa Speedway

IOWA CORN 300 AT IOWA SPEEDWAY WHAT THEY’RE SAYING – QUALIFYING Carlos Muñoz No. 26 Andretti Autosport Honda Qualified 15th “That was a really hard qualifying for sure. We’re missing a little bit of balance in general. We have to work hard tonight. That wasn’t the qualifying we were hoping for – we were hoping […]

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