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INDYCAR News and Notes – Oct. 23, 2013

INDYCAR Logo Today's IZOD IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy headlines: 1. Big names to participate in Wheldon karting event 2. Auto Club Speedway technical penalty update 3. Hamster Ball race part of Dixon's tour 4. Inside the Numbers - 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series Season 5. Steering wheels focus of "How It's Made" 1. Big names to participate in Wheldon karting event: A week after dueling for the Firestone Indy Lights championship at Auto Club Speedway in California, Sage Karam and Gabby Chaves will be karting teammates in the inaugural Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge at New Castle (Ind.) Motorsports Park. The timed 2-hour race Oct. 26 beginning at 12:30 p.m. (ET) features INDYCAR drivers, team owner Bryan Herta and special guests comprising teams competing on ... FULL STORY »

IZOD IndyCar Series Champion Dixon Collects Million Dollar Bonus at Universal Studios’ Globe Theatre

2013 IZOD IndyCar Series Championship Celebration UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013) - Less than 24 hours after winning his third IZOD IndyCar Series championship, Scott Dixon got his chance to celebrate. Dixon and Firestone Indy Lights champion Sage Karam - along with other drivers, teams ... FULL STORY »

Will Power Wins Race, Dixon Claims Title at Auto Club Speedway

Scott Dixon of New Zealand and driver of the #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Dallara Honda, celebrates winning the IZOD IndyCar Series Championship during the IndyCar Series MAVTV 500 World Championship at Auto Club Speedway on October 19, 2013 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images FONTANA, Calif. (Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013) -- For the eighth consecutive year, the IZOD IndyCar Series champion was determined in the final race -- 500 high-speed, high-drama miles played out over 3 hours under the lights at Auto Club Speedway. Scott ... FULL STORY »

2013 IZOD IndyCar Series MAVTV 500 Race Results

MAVTV 500 Logo 2013 INDYCAR, IZOD IndyCar Series (IICS) Auto Club Speedway Fontana, CA MAVTV 500 FONTANA, Calif. - Results Saturday of the MAVTV 500 IZOD INDYCAR Series event on the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway, with order of finish, starting position in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, laps ... FULL STORY »

2013 Firestone Indy Lights Lefty’s Kids Club 100 Race Results

Firestone Indy Lights 2013 INDYCAR, Firestone Indy Lights (FIL) Auto Club Speedway Fontana, CA Lefty's Kids Club 100 FONTANA, Calif. - Results Saturday of the Lefty's Kids Club 100 Firestone Indy Lights  event on the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway, with order of finish, starting position in ... FULL STORY »

Zach Veach Set to Return to Andretti Autosport

Andretti Autosport Logo Mazda Road to Indy Veteran to Compete in Second Season of Indy Lights with RePLAY XD FONTANA, CALIF. (Oct. 19, 2013) - Zach Veach, pole sitter for this weekend's Lefty's Kids Club 100 at Auto Club Speedway, will compete in a ... FULL STORY »

Power Leads Team Penske Front-Row Sweep at Fontana

Will Power wins the Verizon P1 Award for winning the pole for the MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway -- Photo Credit: Chris Jones for INDYCAR FONTANA, Calif. (Friday, Oct. 18, 2013) - Team Penske swept the front row in qualifications for the IZOD IndyCar Series championship-deciding MAVTV 500 on Oct. 19 at Auto Club Speedway. Will Power recorded a two-lap average of 220.775 mph (session-high 221.057 ... FULL STORY »



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2013 IZOD IndyCar Series MAVTV 500 Qualifying Results
Posted 10.18.13
2013 INDYCAR, IZOD IndyCar Series (IICS) Auto Club Speedway Fontana, CA MAVTV 500 FONTANA, Calif. - Qualifying Friday for the MAVTV 500 IZOD IndyCar Series  event on the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway, with qualifying position, car number in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, and two-lap qualifying average: 1. (12) Will Power, Dallara-Chevy, 220.775 2. (3) Helio Castroneves, Dallara-Chevy, ...FULL STORY »
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2013 Firestone Indy Lights Lefty’s Kids Club 100 Qualifying Results
Posted 10.18.13
2013 INDYCAR, Firestone Indy Lights Auto Club Speedway Fontana, CA Lefty's Kids Club 100 FONTANA, Calif. - Qualifying Friday for the Lefty's Kids Club 100 Firestone Indy Lights event on the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway, with qualifying position, car number in parentheses, driver, and two-lap qualifying average: 1. (12) Zach Veach, 189.267 2. ...FULL STORY »
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Chevrolet Continues “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” This Weekend at Talladega and Auto Club Speedway
Posted 10.18.13
Chevrolet Will Contribute $200 to American Cancer Society for Each Lap Specially Themed Pace Cars Lead Field Under Caution  DETROIT – Chevrolet – which has raised over $2.2 million since 2011 for the American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” initiative through dealership walks, national test drive promotions and national service ...FULL STORY »
2013 IICS Driver Marco Andretti - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Dr Pepper Snapple Group to remain with Andretti Autosport for 2014
Posted 10.18.13
FONTANA, Calif. (Oct. 18, 2013) - Third-generation racer Marco Andretti is quite familiar with the Dr Pepper Snapple (NYSE: DPS) family. He'll once again help promote one of DPS's iconic brands when he takes the wheel of the No. 25 Andretti Autosport car next season. The DPS-Andretti Autosport relationship enters its ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR Series Unveils 18-Race Schedule for 2014
Posted 10.17.13
New Indianapolis road course race and three doubleheaders among highlights INDIANAPOLIS (Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013) - Eighteen races over 15 event weekends highlight the 2014 IndyCar Series schedule announced today. The schedule includes a new event, the Grand Prix of Indianapolis, on a 2.343-mile, 14-turn road course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday, ...FULL STORY »
Zach Veach in the No 12 Replay XD Indy Lights car
Veach Excited for Return to Auto Club Speedway in Rookie Indy Lights Season Finale
Posted 10.17.13
Veach with Replay XD for Firestone Indy Lights FONTANA, CA (15 OCTOBER 2013)-This Saturday, the 2013 Firestone Indy Lights season will come to a close on the 2-mile, banked oval of Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. The race will also mark the end of Zach Veach's rookie season in Indy ...FULL STORY »
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Iowa Corn Revving up for a Bigger and Better 2014 at the Iowa Speedway
Posted 10.17.13
JOHNSTON, Iowa – October 17, 2013 – Iowa Corn is back as a sponsor for the 2014 and 2015 IndyCar Series races at the Iowa Speedway with major enhancements to the events in Newton, Iowa. In 2014, fifty laps will be added so the race will be the ‘Iowa Corn ...FULL STORY »
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Charlie Kimball 2013 IICS MAVTV 500 Race Preview
Posted 10.17.13
Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing MAVTV 500 Advance Notes RACE SETUP Race: MAVTV 500, October 19 Driver: Charlie Kimball @racewithinsulin Car: No. 83 NovoLog FlexPen Honda Track: Auto Club Speedway (2-mile oval) TV: Saturday, 8:00 PM ET on NBC Sports Network Social: @CGRTeams #TeamGanassi Location: Fontana, Calif. BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW THAT 50th Start:  Saturday’s race on the 2-mile oval at Auto ...FULL STORY »
Target Chip Ganassi Racing
Scott Dixon & Alex Tagliani 2013 IICS MAVTV 500 Race Previews
Posted 10.17.13
Target Chip Ganassi Racing MAVTV 500 Advance Notes RACE SETUP Race: MAVTV 500 October 19 Driver: @scottdixon9 @tagliani Car: No. 9 Target and No. 10 Target Hondas Track: Auto Club Speedway (2-mile superspeedway) TV: Saturday, 8:00 PM ET on NBC Sports Network Social: @TCGRTeams #TeamTarget Location: Fontana, Calif. BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW THAT Down to the Wire:  This is the ...FULL STORY »


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