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Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway – Saturday – IndyCar Practice 1 – notes and results

By Steve Wittich Sorry for the delay in getting this update to you. The delay was caused by waiting for Hildebrand to clear medical.  Despite not testing at Iowa Speedway this year, Team Penske unloaded quickly, and ended up in the top three spots of the timesheet. Last year’s winner Josef Newgarden turned the fastest...

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KOHLER Grand Prix at Road America – Saturday – Verizon IndyCar Series Practice #3 Notes and Results

By Patrick Stephan Today’s only Verizon IndyCar Series practice session got started with the Ambient temperature at 66, and the track at 89 degrees. Max Chilton started the session standing on the pit box as his Ganassi crew was working to make a rear brake change on his car. On the track, Simon Pagenaud was...

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2017 Indianapolis 500 – Monday, May 22 – practice notes and results – 4:35pm

Phew…. and breathe. The 33 entries for the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil made it cleanly through a chaotic 3.5 hour practice session. After qualifying on Sunday with reduced downforce and approximately 50hp extra, the teams reverted back to race running in a busy practice session. The field drove a total 6,762.5...

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2017 Indianapolis 500 – Thursday, May 18 – Good Morning – 10:30am

By Steve Wittich Good morning from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Yesterday’s breezy conditions limited the 33 entries for the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil to only 408 laps. If you want an idea of how strong the wind really was yesterday, just take a look at the differences in the trap speeds...

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Heavy winds curtail Sage Karam’s Wednesday practice at Indy, Mecum Auctions DRR Crew work on pit stops and prepare for Thursday

  Heavy winds curtail Sage Karam’s Wednesday practice at Indy, Mecum Auctions DRR Crew work on pit stops and prepare for Thursday   Team waits out weather conditions before parking the race car Wednesday SPEEDWAY, Ind. (May 17, 2017) – Heavy winds at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway hurt the Indy 500 teams Wednesday as many...

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Dixon goes second fastest on windy Wednesday at Indianapolis

Dixon Paces Honda on Windy Wednesday as Indianapolis 500 Practice Continues Scott Dixon goes second-fastest on warm, windy day of practice Fernando Alonso completes day fourth fastest Third of five practice days prior to Indianapolis 500 qualifying SPEEDWAY, Ind., (May 17, 2017) – With wind gusts at times exceeding 25 mph, many of this year’s […]

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Rahal and Servia Worked on Race Setups on Day 2 of Practice for the Indy 500

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by PennGrade Verizon IndyCar Series PRACTICE NOTES/QUOTES – May 16, 2017   RAHAL AND SERVIA WORKED ON RACE SETUPS ON DAY 2 OF PRACTICE FOR THE INDY 500 1)         Will Power                 224.656 mph              71 laps 18)       Oriol Servia               221.921 mph              65 […]

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KVSH Racing’s Bourdais Ninth After First Day of Practice at Watkins Glen

KVSH RACING’S SEBASTIEN BOURDAIS NINTH ON SPEED CHARTS AFTER FIRST DAY OF PRACTICE FOR INDYCAR GRAND PRIX AT THE GLEN Sebastien Bourdais, in the No. 11 Team HYDROXYCUT – KVSH Racing Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone machine, concluded the first day of practice for Sunday’s IndyCar Grand Prix at the Glen ninth on the combined practice report following two practice sessions […]

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Rahal Was Seventh in Practice for the INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen – Watkins Glen Verizon IndyCar Series PRACTICE NOTES/QUOTES – Friday, September 2, 2016 RAHAL WAS SEVENTH IN PRACTICE FOR THE INDYCAR GRAND PRIX AT THE GLEN 1)         Scott Dixon                1:22.8740 / 146.391 mph        7)         Graham Rahal           1:23.5963 / 145.126 mph        GRAHAM RAHAL, No. 15 Rahal Letterman […]

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More is better for INDYCAR 2016 television programming

More is better for INDYCAR 2016 television programming ABC ramps up for 100th Running of Indy 500 with programming, viewer enhancements NBCSN adds live practice telecasts for seven events INDYCAR looks to continue overall viewership surge with preferred race time slots INDIANAPOLIS (March 10, 2016) – ABC’s enhanced coverage of the epic 100th Running of […]

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