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Jul 10
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Pagenaud, Aleshin Bring Road Course Aggression to Iowa Bullring

Simon Pagenaud (R) of France, driver of the #77 Schmidt Peterson Hamilton Motorsports Dallara Honda, celebrates with teammate Mikhail Aleshin of Russia, driver of the #7 SMP Racing Dallara Honda during the winners ceremony following the Verizon IndyCar Series Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston Race #2 at NRG Park on June 29, 2014 in Houston, Texas. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images INDIANAPOLIS (July 10, 2014) - Schmidt Peterson Motorsports heads to the 7/8th-mile bullring oval at Iowa Speedway for the Iowa Corn Indy 300 on Saturday, July 12, but the shortest oval on the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule may bring out the aggression seen on road courses from Simon Pagenaud and Mikhail Aleshin. "Compared to the superspeedways on the IndyCar schedule, the biggest difference you'll see at Iowa is the larger wings on the cars," Pagenaud said. "We use the road course wing so that we have more downforce. You can be way more aggressive than on a superspeedway, where it's all about being smooth and on the edge of grip." Pagenaud, a 30-year-old Frenchman, finished sixth last year in Iowa. He relishes ... FULL STORY »

Ryan Briscoe 2014 VICS Iowa Corn Indy 300 Race Preview

2014 VICS Driver Ryan Briscoe (NTT Data) - Photo Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing Iowa Speedway Advance Notes  RACE SETUP Race:  The Iowa Corn Indy 300, July 12                                      Drivers: Ryan Briscoe @Ryan_Briscoe Car: No. 8 NTT DATA Chevrolet Track: Iowa Speedway (0.875-mile tri-oval) TV: NBC Sports Network 8:00 PM ET Social: @CGRTeams #NTTDATARacing BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW THAT Position to Win:  Briscoe recorded his ... FULL STORY »

Charlie Kimball 2014 VICS Iowa Corn Indy 300 Race Preview

2014 VICS Driver Charlie Kimball on track in the No. 83 Levemir FlexTouch Dallara Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevensky/Getty Images Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing Iowa Speedway Advance Notes  RACE SETUP Race: The Iowa Corn Indy 300, July 12 Drivers: Charlie Kimball @RaceWithInsulin Car: No. 83 Levemir® FlexTouch® Chevrolet Track: Iowa Speedway (0.875-mile tri-oval) TV: NBC Sports Network 8:00 PM ET Social: @CGRTeams #RaceWithInsulin BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW THAT  Meeting the Wildcat:  Charlie Kimball was ... FULL STORY »

Scott Dixon, Tony Kanaan 2014 VICS Iowa Corn Indy 300 Race Previews

2014 VICS Target Chip Ganassi Drivers Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan on track - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Target Chip Ganassi Racing Iowa Speedway Advance Notes  RACE SETUP Race: The Iowa Corn Indy 300, July 12 Drivers: @scottdixon9 @tonykanaan Cars: No. 9 Target and No. 10 TNT Chevrolets Track: Iowa Speedway (0.875-mile tri-oval) TV:  NBC Sports Network 8:00 PM ET Social: @CGRTeams #TeamTarget BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW THAT Shooting For ... FULL STORY »

Newgarden Eager for Iowa Corn Indy 300

2014 VICS No. 67 WSU/SFHR Dallara Honda Wichita State University To Back Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing INDIANAPOLIS (July 9, 2014) -The Iowa Corn Indy 300 on Saturday, July 12, is Round 12 of 18 races on the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule, and Josef Newgarden of Sarah Fisher ... FULL STORY »

Hawksworth cleared to resume racing activities

Verizon IndyCar Series Logo INDIANAPOLIS (Tuesday, July 8, 2014) - INDYCAR announced today that Verizon IndyCar Series driver Jack Hawksworth has been cleared by INDYCAR medical director Dr. Michael Olinger to compete July 11-12 in the Iowa Corn Indy 300 presented by DEKALB at ... FULL STORY »

Ed Carpenter No Stranger to Iowa Oval Track, Texas Winner Ready to Challenge Iowa Corn Indy 300

2014 VICS Driver Ed Carpenter on track in the No. 20 Fuzzy's Vodka/ Ed Carpenter Racing Dallara Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Fuzzy’s Vodka Chevy Owner/Driver Looks for Another 2014 Win NEWTON, Iowa (July 8, 2014) – The 2014 Texas race winner Ed Carpenter is ready for the fast short oval of Iowa Speedway when the Verizon IndyCar Series comes to the 7/8-mile, ... FULL STORY »



2014 VICS Driver Takuma Sato on track in the No. 14 ABC Supply Dallara Honda - Photo Credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images
Takuma Sato 2014 VICS Iowa Corn Indy 300 Race Preview
Posted 07.08.14
NOTES & QUOTES: Iowa Corn Indy 300 at Iowa Speedway Takuma Sato: No. 14 ABC Supply Honda  ·         Takuma Sato On: o   First Impression:  “I was very impressed by the track’s incredibly steep banking with such tight corners, it was like nothing I had ever seen before. I immediately loved this place when I first drove ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Graham Rahal (National Guard) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Graham Rahal 2014 VICS Iowa Corn Indy 300 Race Preview
Posted 07.08.14
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Iowa Corn Indy 300 – Iowa Speedway Pre-Race Notes Round 12 of 18 in the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series NEWS & NOTES: DATE: July 11-12, 2014 QUALIFYING BROADCAST: Tape delayed on NBCSN at 4 PM ET.  Also live at on www.indycar.com (timing & scoring information with IMS Radio Network commentary) RACE BROADCAST: Live on Saturday, July 12 at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN RADIO BROADCAST: The race ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Sebastien Bourdais on track in the No. 11 KVSH Racing Dallara Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images
KVSH Racing’s Bourdais Looking Forward to Iowa Speedway Challenge
Posted 07.08.14
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - July 8, 2014 - KVSH Racing driver Sebastien Bourdais heads to Newton, Iowa for the Iowa Corn Indy 300, July 11-12, looking forward to the unique challenges presented by the shortest track in the Verizon IndyCar Series. Bourdais, in the No. 11 MISTIC E-Cigs - KVSH Racing Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Sebastian Saavadre on board the No. 17 Automatic Fire Sprinklers Dallara Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
Sebastian Saavedra to Make 50th Career IndyCar Start at Iowa Corn Indy 300
Posted 07.08.14
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - July 8, 2014 - This weekend will mark a milestone for KV AFS Racing's Sebastian Saavedra when he makes his 50th career IndyCar start at the Iowa Corn Indy 300 at Iowa Speedway in Newton, IA. Saavedra has raced at Iowa five times, twice in IndyCar (2013 and ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR News and Notes – July 7, 2014
Posted 07.07.14
Today's Verizon IndyCar Series headlines: 1. Montoya cashes in on opportunity with Team Penske 2. Inside the Box Score: Pocono INDYCAR 500 fueled by Sunoco 1. Montoya cashes in on opportunity with Team Penske: Before opening the latest chapter of his racing career, Juan Pablo Montoya said he wanted to be ...FULL STORY »
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2014 Iowa Speedway July NCWTS & VICS Weekend Track Event Schedule
Posted 07.07.14
IOWA SPEEDWAY 2014 NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES EVENT SCHEDULE Thursday, July 10TH 8:00 AM VICS Haulers Enter 9:00 AM 7:00 PM VICS GARAGES OPENS 11:00 AM ...FULL STORY »
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Thomas Praytor Hangs on to DK-LOK Chevy for 12th at Winchester
Posted 07.06.14
Winchester Speedway celebrated it’s 100th year with a special 4th of July Celebration that culminated with the Herr’s Chase the Taste 200 presented by Federated Car Care in front of a live TV audience on CBS Sports Network. “You can just feel the history of racing when you come in ...FULL STORY »
Juan Pablo Montoya of Colombia, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet, celebrates his victory in the Pocono INDYCAR 500 at Pocono Raceway on July 6, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Montoya wins fastest 500-mile race in history at Pocono
Posted 07.06.14
LONG POND, Pa. (Sunday, July 6, 2014) - Juan Pablo Montoya earned his first Indy car victory in nearly 14 years by prevailing in the Pocono INDYCAR 500 fueled by Sunoco at Pocono Raceway. The race was the fastest 500-mile Indy car race in history as Montoya's average speed of 202.402 ...FULL STORY »
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2014 VICS Pocono INDYCAR 500 Race Results
Posted 07.06.14
2014 INDYCAR, Verizon IndyCar Series (VICS) Pocono Raceway Long Pond, Pennsylvania Pocono INDYCAR 500 fueled by Sunoco LONG POND, Pa.- Results Sunday of the Pocono INDYCAR 500 fueled by Sunoco Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 2.5-mile Pocono Raceway, with order of finish, starting position in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, laps completed ...FULL STORY »


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