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May 05
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Rookies Breeze Through Indianapolis 500 ROP at IMS

Indy Car driver Kurt Busch talks with crew members following a rookie orientation for the May 25 Indianapolis 500 mile race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 5, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. - Photo Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images INDIANAPOLIS (Monday, May 5, 2014) - Carlos Huertas eventually agreed with team owner Dale Coyne that the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race isn't one to pass up. "I was a bit unsure because I never did it before and because I had a late start to the season I couldn't prepare for the ovals well," said the 22-year-old Verizon IndyCar Series rookie from Colombia. "This race is different because you get a lot of practice, which helped in the decision. If I'm well-prepared, I'm ready to do it." Huertas participated May 5 in the formal Indianapolis 500 Rookie Orientation Program at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He totaled 77 laps. Other full-season Verizon Indy Car Series drivers Jack Hawksworth (Bryan Herta Autosport) and Mikhail Aleshin ... FULL STORY »

Indy Trading Post Teams with Andretti

Andretti Autosport Logo INDIANAPOLIS (May 5, 2014) - The No. 25 Indy car of Marco Andretti will see the addition of Indianapolis-based Indy Trading Post for the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis and the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500. The third-generation racer is fresh ... FULL STORY »

INDYCAR Explores Prospect of Verizon IndyCar Series Event at NOLA Motorsports Park

INDYCAR Logo AVONDALE, La. (Monday, May 5, 2014) - INDYCAR announced today it is exploring a prospective Verizon IndyCar Series race at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La. The announcement of the potential event, which would be known as the INDYCAR Grand Prix ... FULL STORY »

Motorsports This Week on ESPN and ABC

ESPN on ABC First IndyCar Event on IMS Road Course Live on ABC Indianapolis Motor Speedway has hosted one IndyCar race a year for a century, but history will be made at the storied track on Saturday, May 10, with the running of the inaugural ... FULL STORY »

2014 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Month of May Schedule

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Logo 2014 INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY MONTH OF MAY SCHEDULE (All times local, subject to change) Thursday, May 8 GRAND PRIX OF INDIANAPOLIS PRACTICE - Free Admission 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Public Gates Open 10 a.m-5:30 p.m., Verizon ... FULL STORY »

Pocono Raceway Launches #itsMYturn Campaign

Pocono Raceway Logo Social Media Initiative Focused on Fans and Drivers LONG POND, PA (May 2, 2014) – Pocono Raceway launched their #itsMYturn social media campaign today. This initiative focuses on the question of who ‘owns’ the non-existent Turn 4 at The Tricky Triangle and what does ... FULL STORY »

Pippa Mann Racing announces partnership with Susan G. Komen®

2014 Verizon IndyCar Series Driver Pippa Mann (Susan G Komen) INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, May 1, 2014 – British racing driver Pippa Mann is pleased to announce a partnership with Susan G. Komen, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, for this year’s Indianapolis 500, in a campaign to help raise funds and ... FULL STORY »



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SFHR Development Driver Kyle O’Gara To Race in Freedom 100 with Support from Indy Trading Post
Posted 05.02.14
INDIANAPOLIS (May 2, 2014) - Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) Development driver Kyle O'Gara will race in the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires Freedom 100 on Friday, May 23 at the fabled Indianapolis Motor Speedway. O'Gara, 19, will drive for Fan Force United (FFU) through a partnership with SFHR's development ...FULL STORY »
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Andretti-HVM Penalized For Pit Road Infraction at Barber
Posted 05.02.14
INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, May 2, 2014) - INDYCAR officials have fined Andretti-HVM $2,000 for actions during the April 27 Verizon IndyCar Series race at Barber Motorsports Park. Andretti-HVM, which fields the No. 34 Verizon IndyCar Series entry, driven by Carlos Munoz, was found to have violated Rule 7.10.1.7 (Pit personnel not wearing ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Martin Plowman on track in the No. 41 Alfe Heat Treating Honda - Photo Credit: Bill Ray for AJ Foyt Racing
Alfe Racing Honors A.J. Foyt Legacy with Retro Look for Grand Prix of Indianapolis
Posted 05.01.14
INDIANAPOLIS May 1, 2014 (Throwback Thursday)—Something old and something new. The vintage “Coyote Red” colored No. 41 Alfe Heat Treating Honda, piloted by rookie Martin Plowman, made its debut on a brand new road course as the Verizon IndyCar Series conducted its first test on the 2.439-mile infield circuit of the ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR News and Notes – May 1, 2014
Posted 05.01.14
Today's IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy headlines: 1. After further review: IMS Road Course will be racy for Grand Prix of Indianapolis 2. Mann's Indy 500 ride to support Susan G. Komen 3, Of note 1. After further review: IMS Road Course will be racy for Grand Prix of Indianapolis:Reigning Indianapolis 500 ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Tony Kanaan (Target) - Photo Credit: Rob Foldy/Getty Images
Modified Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course Draws Rave Reviews at Verizon IndyCar Series Open Test
Posted 04.30.14
INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, April 30, 2014) - Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Tony Kanaan turned the ceremonial first lap of the new 2.439-mile, 14-turn Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course, but he was quickly was joined by 24 other eager Verizon IndyCar Series drivers during an Open Test. It didn't faze the drivers that ...FULL STORY »
2014 Verizon IndyCar Series, Team Penske Driver Juan Pablo Montoya - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Juan Pablo Montoya returns to NASCAR for two races with Team Penske
Posted 04.30.14
After leaving Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates at the end of the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season to return to the IndyCar Series, Juan Pablo Montoya is set to make a two-race return to NASCAR during the summer with Team Penske, the same team he drives for in ...FULL STORY »
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Cosworth to put Race Fans First with Launch of “Cosworth Live on Air”
Posted 04.30.14
Innovative WiMAX technology from Cosworth integrates into Verizon INDYCAR14 app to revolutionize the racing experience for fans 30th April 2014 - Cosworth, the world-renowned performance engineering and manufacturing group, has announced the launch of its Cosworth Live On Air system, which integrates with the Verizon INDYCAR14 app. This collaboration has the ...FULL STORY »
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Speedway’s “Festival on Main” Event Gains Support With Rising List of Sponsors For May 9
Posted 04.30.14
Charity ‘Family Affair” to Enjoy Variety of Activities for Everyone  SPEEDWAY, Ind. (April 30, 2014) – The upcoming “Festival on Main” presented by Firestone Racing (#IFFfest) in Speedway is gaining enthusiasm and excitement as the second edition of popular charity street party has announced a stellar list of corporate sponsors and partners. All ...FULL STORY »
Juan Pablo Montoya to Make Two NASCAR Cup Series Starts for Team Penske in 2014
Posted 04.30.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 30, 2014) – Team Penske announced today that Juan Pablo Montoya will make two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts for the team in 2014. Montoya will pilot the No. 12 SKF Ford Fusion at Michigan International Speedway (MIS) on June 15 and he will also compete for Team Penske ...FULL STORY »


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