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The Indianapolis Motor Speedway announces that there will be no fans present for the INDYCAR/NASCAR double header on the July 4th weekend.

IMS Fourth of July Weekend Events To Run without Spectators INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, June 4, 2020 – The upcoming Fourth of July race weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway will run without spectators due to the COVID-19 pandemic, IMS officials announced today following extensive consultation with local and state officials. Stage 5 of Indiana’s reopening plan […]

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Sage Karam Set for Michigan Oval after Strong Road Course Run in INDYCAR iRacing Challenge at Watkins Glen & Barber in DRR WIX Filters Chevrolet

BROOKLYN, Mich. (April 9, 2020) – For Sage Karam, the winner of the inaugural INDYCAR iRacing Challenge event at Watkins Glen International, he was too young to ever compete at the fast, two-mile oval of Michigan International Speedway.  But the 25-year-old driver of the No. 24 Dreyer & Reinbold Racing WIX Filters Chevrolet IndyCar still believes […]

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104TH INDIANAPOLIS 500 PRESENTED BY GAINBRIDGE RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY, AUG. 23 –

GMR Grand Prix Makes Historic Move to Fourth of July Weekend INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, March 26, 2020 – The Indianapolis 500 Presented by Gainbridge has been rescheduled for Sunday, Aug. 23 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, officials from INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) announced today. The 104th edition of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing”...

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Entries set for first INDYCAR iRacing Challenge

NTT INDYCAR SERIES stars readyfor inaugural INDYCAR iRacing Challenge INDIANAPOLIS (March 26, 2020) – A full field of NTT INDYCAR SERIES drivers, including reigning series champion Josef Newgarden and 2019 Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud, is set to compete virtually in the inaugural INDYCAR iRacing Challenge on Saturday beginning at 4 p.m. ET. The entry list...

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Extraordinary Times – A.J. Foyt Racing closes shops – employees keep paychecks

WALLER, Texas—Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures. With the invasion of the Coronavirus or COVID-19, not only is our country navigating uncharted territory, but so is the rest of the world. Many people will face unprecedented hardship due to the drastic but necessary measures being taken to confront the spread of this insidious disease. As our […]

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Meyer-Shank Racing – 2020 Season Preview

Meyer Shank Racing (technical partnership with Andretti Autosport)Location: Pataskala, Ohio Team Owners: Michael Shank & Jim MeyerTeam Manager: Jason Givens Engine Manufacturer: Honda Indy car starts: 17– First Indy car start: 2017 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by PennGrade Motor Oil Indy car wins: none– First Indy car win: N/A– Last Indy car...

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INDYCAR unveils audacious brand campaign showcasing what it takes to compete in the sport

INDYCAR unveils audacious brand campaign showcasing what it takes to compete in the sport INDIANAPOLIS (February 27, 2020) – INDYCAR unveiled its brand campaign – “A Different Breed” – for the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season that showcases the extraordinary mindset of its athletes and features narration by Academy Award-winning actor Matt Damon. “A Different Breed” […]

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ripKurrent Signs as Primary Sponsor of No. 4 Chevrolet for the Indianapolis 500

WALLER, Texas— AJ Foyt Racing has signed ripKurrent, an energy services company, as the primary sponsor of Charlie Kimball’s No. 4 Chevrolet for the 104th Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge. Moreover, ripKurrent will have a season-long presence on the car as an associate marketing partner. “I am excited for ripKurrent to come on board for […]

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Pit & qualifying procedures, Aeroscreen additions, alongs with some technical and safety changes are all part of the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season

By Steve Wittich Last night, we shared with you the grid penalties that will be enforced during the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season. Grid penalties set for a return during the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES Since then, we had a chance to look through the new rule book and these are some of the changes...

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Grid penalties set for a return during the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES

By Steve Wittich After a six-year hiatus, grid penalties are returning for the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season. If an entry has unapproved engine change-out, they will be start six-places behind their qualifying position on road and street course events, and nine-places behind their qualifying position at oval events (excluding the Indianapolis 500). As has...

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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
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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 […]