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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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Aleshin to Start Ninth for Iowa Corn 300

Aleshin to Start Ninth for Iowa Corn 300 Newton, IA – July 9, 2016 – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) driver Mikhail Aleshin qualified ninth for Sunday’s Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway. Teammate James Hinchcliffe qualified 22nd.   Aleshin’s two-lap qualifying average of 182.754 made him the fastest Honda of the Verizon IndyCar Series field. The Russian driver […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: IOWA

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Iowa Corn 300 Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing) Event title: Iowa Corn 300 Location: Iowa Speedway Track: A 0.875-mile tri-oval in Newton, Iowa 2016 event counter: The Iowa Corn 300 is the 10th race […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: TEXAS

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Firestone 600 Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing & DOOM) Event title: Firestone 600 Location: Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas Track: A 1.5-mile, 24-degree banked oval 2016 event counter: The Firestone 600 is […]

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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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Hinchcliffe to Start Seventh at Long Beach

Long Beach, CA – April 16, 2016 – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) driver James Hinchcliffe earned a season-best start of seventh for Sunday’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Hinchcliffe finished second on Friday’s combined practice charts, just 0.22 seconds off the leader’s pace. The Canadian fan favorite finished second in his qualifying group and […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Toyota Grand Prix Of Long Beach

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing) Event title: Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Location: Streets of Long Beach, California Track: 11-turn, 1.968-mile temporary street circuit 2016 event counter: […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes:

  Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix   Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing) Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires drivers: RC Enerson (No. 7), Andre Negrao (No. 17), Santiago Urrutia (No. 55), Heamin […]

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Hinchcliffe and Aleshin to Start Ninth and 18th at St Pete

Hinchcliffe and Aleshin to Start Ninth and 18th at St Pete; Fourth Place for Urrutia in Indy Lights Season Opener   St. Petersburg, FL – March 12, 2016 – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) drivers James Hinchcliffe and Mikhail Aleshin qualified ninth and 18th, respectively, for Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, the Verizon IndyCar Series season opener.   Hinchcliffe […]

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes:

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Race Fast Facts Verizon IndyCar Series drivers: James Hinchcliffe (No. 5 Arrow Electronics), Mikhail Aleshin (No. 7 SMP Racing) Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires drivers: RC Enerson (No. 7), Andre Negrao (No. 17), Santiago Urrutia (No. 55), Scott Anderson & Heamin […]

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