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ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway – Saturday – 12:22 PM – practice #1 notes and results – tow and no-tow speeds – qualifying order

By Steve Wittich Zach Veach, who was one of five drivers to test at Pocono Raceway last week led his first Verizon IndyCar Series practice session in preparation for the ABC Supply 500. After the session, the Andretti Autosport rookie credited testing at Pocono Raceway last week for allowing him to get comfortable right away....

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Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix Presented by Lear Corporation – Friday – 12:15 PM – IndyCar practice session #1 notes and timesheet

By Steve Wittich and Tony DiZinno Sebastien Bourdais, who has won the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix Presented by Lear Corporation on two previous occasions led an octet of Honda-powered drivers at the top of the timesheet during the first practice session. The first of two Friday practice sessions for the 23 Verizon IndyCar Series entries...

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ISM Raceway in Phoenix – Friday – 3:50pm – 1st practice notes, results and qualifying order

By Steve Wittich The lone practice session before qualifying for the 2018 edition of the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix got underway at precisely 2 pm. The ambient temperature when the session began was 90F, and the track temperature was 129F. The quickest driver in the session, Simon Pagenaud turned the fastest...

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Barber Motorsports Park – Verizon IndyCar Series practice one – notes from Bruce

LEEDS, Alabama – Team Penske and Chevrolet has jumped back to prominence as the first four cars in Friday’s first practice session at Barber Motorsports Park were Chevy-powered Penske machines for Sunday’s Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. Defending Barber winner and defending Verizon IndyCar Series champion Simon Pagenaud was the fastest at 1:08.110 for...

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