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Castroneves claims pole for championship-deciding MAVTV 500

Helio Castroneves of Brazil driver of the #3 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet celebrates after earn g pole position during qualifying for the Verizon IndyCar Series MAVTV 500 IndyCar World Championship Race at the Auto Club Speedway on August 29, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images FONTANA, Calif. (Friday, Aug. 29, 2014) - Helio Castroneves earned the Verizon P1 Award for the Verizon IndyCar Series championship-deciding MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway. The pole was the 41st of Castroneves' career, breaking a tie with four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Rick Mears for fourth all-time in Indy car history. Castroneves, the last of 22 qualifiers, recorded a two-lap average of 218.540 mph in the No. 3 AAA Southern California Team Penske car on the 2-mile oval as the track temperature reached 134 degrees. Castroneves earned one bonus point for the pole and trails championship front-runner and teammate Will Power by 50 points entering the 250-lap season finale. The final leg of the Triple Crown series is worth double points. Teammate Juan ... FULL STORY »

2014 VICS MAVTV 500 Qualifying Results

MAVTV 500 Logo 2014 INDYCAR, Verizon IndyCar Series (VICS) Auto Club Speedway Fontana, California MAVTV 500 FONTANA, Calif. - Qualifying Friday for the MAVTV 500 Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway, with qualifying position, car number in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, ... FULL STORY »

INDYCAR Confirms Grand Prix of Houston Not Returning in 2015

INDYCAR Logo INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, Aug. 29, 2014) - INDYCAR announced today that the Grand Prix of Houston will not return to the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule in 2015. The 1.7-mile temporary circuit at NRG Park hosted doubleheader races in each of the ... FULL STORY »

Verizon IndyCar Series to race at NOLA Motorpsorts Peak in 2015

Verizon IndyCar Series Logo AVONDALE, La. (Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014) - INDYCAR announced today the addition of NOLA Motorsports Park and the Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana to the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule in 2015. The event will be held April 10-12 and organized ... FULL STORY »

Texas Motor Speedway Announces 2015 Racing Schedule

Texas Motor Speedway No Limits Wild Asphalt Circus NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 Returns To Saturday Night Race On April 11 On FOX AAA Texas 500 Sprint Cup Chase Race Set For Sunday, Nov. 8, On NBC Verizon IndyCar Series Returns For 19th Season With Firestone 600 On Saturday, June 6, On NBC Sports Port-A-Cool ... FULL STORY »

INDYCAR modifies testing regulations for 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series

Verizon IndyCar Series Logo INDIANAPOLIS (Monday, Aug. 25, 2014) - INDYCAR's 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series testing regulations released today include no in-season on-track team activity but the re-introduction of Open Tests before selected races. Provisions have been made in the rulebook for potential Firestone tire ... FULL STORY »

INDYCAR News and Notes – Aug. 25, 2014

INDYCAR Logo Today's Verizon IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy headlines:  1. Power focusing on finale heading to Fontana  2. Inside the Box Score: GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma   1. Power focusing on finale heading to Fontana: Will Power won't lose any sleep over what ... FULL STORY »



Scott Dixon of New Zealand, driver of the #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sonoma Raceway on August 24, 2014 in Sonoma, California. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Dixon Wins at Sonoma; Power up by 51 to Finale
Posted 08.25.14
SONOMA, Calif. (Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014) - Scott Dixon overtook race leader Mike Conway on Lap 83 of 85 en route to a dramatic victory Sunday in the GoPro Grand Prix at Sonoma Raceway. The win was the 35th of Dixon's Indy car career, putting him in a tie for fifth place ...FULL STORY »
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2014 VICS GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Race Results
Posted 08.25.14
2014 INDYCAR, Verizon IndyCar Series (VICS) Sonoma Raceway Sonoma, California GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Race Results SONOMA, Calif. - Results Sunday of the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 2.385 mile Sonoma Raceway, with order of finish, starting position in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, laps completed ...FULL STORY »
Will Power of Australia drives the #12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet during qualifying for the Verizon IndyCar Series GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sonoma Raceway on August 23, 2014 in Sonoma, California. - Photo Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Power Claims Pole at Sonoma; Resets Track Record
Posted 08.23.14
SONOMA, Calif. (Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014) -- Verizon IndyCar Series championship points leader Will Power claimed his second consecutive Verizon P1 Award, and fourth of the season, with a lap of 1 minute, 17.4126 seconds in Firestone Fast Six qualifications for the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. Power, driving the No. ...FULL STORY »
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2014 VICS GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Qualifying Results
Posted 08.23.14
2014 INDYCAR, Verizon IndyCar Series (VICS) Sonoma Raceway Sonoma, California GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Qualifying SONOMA, Calif. - Qualifying Saturday for the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 2.385-mile Sonoma Raceway, with qualifying position, car number in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, time and speed in parentheses: 1. ...FULL STORY »
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Chevrolet Wins 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series Manufacturers Championship
Posted 08.22.14
Chevy IndyCar V6 Program Makes it Three in a Row  DETROIT (August 21, 2014) – With two races remaining in the 18 race season, the Chevrolet IndyCar V6 engine program has clinched the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series Manufacturer Championship. “We are very proud of all of our teams and partners for their contributions ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR News and Notes – Aug. 21, 2014
Posted 08.21.14
Today's Verizon IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy headlines: 1. Power hopes to solidify title hopes at Sonoma  2. No. 12 Verizon Team Penske crew earns performance award 3. Hornish joins NBCSN booth at Sonoma 4. Of note 1. Power hopes to solidify title hopes at Sonoma: Will Power arrives at Sonoma Raceway boasting three ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Mike Conway on track in the No. 20 Fuzzys Ultra Premium Vodka Chevrolet -- Photo Credit: Rob Foldy/Getty Images
2-Time 2014 Winner Mike Conway Looks For Another Upset of the Big Guys at Sonoma
Posted 08.19.14
Little Team Ready For Big Teams Again At Sonoma SONOMA, Calif. (Aug. 19, 2014) – Mike Conway will play the “David” role against the big Verizon IndyCar Series “Goliaths” again this weekend at Sonoma Raceway in the annual GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. Conway, the 31-year-old British road racing star, has played ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Graham Rahal on track in the No. 15 National Guard Dallara Honda - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Graham Rahal 2014 VICS GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Race Preview
Posted 08.19.14
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma – Sonoma Raceway Pre-Race Notes Round 17 of 18 in the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series DATE: August 23-24, 2014 QUALIFYING BROADCAST: Saturday, August 23 at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network; LIVE on www.indycar.com (timing & scoring with audio commentary from the IMS Radio Network) RACE BROADCAST: Live on Sunday, August 25 at 4:00 ...FULL STORY »
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Verizon IndyCar Series Championship Battle Heads to Sonoma Raceway
Posted 08.18.14
GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma This Weekend SONOMA, Calif. (Aug. 18, 2014) – The Verizon IndyCar® Series returns to Sonoma Raceway for the 10th consecutive year this weekend for the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, Aug. 22-24.  The event marks the penultimate race on the series’ 2014 schedule, and will play a key role ...FULL STORY »


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