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May 30
Friday

Pagenaud, Conway Pick Up Where They Left Off at Belle Isle

Simon Pagenaud of France driver of the #77 Schmidt Peterson Hamilton Motorsports Dallara Honda during practice for the Verizon IndyCar Series 2014 Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix at the Raceway at Belle Isle Park on May 30, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images DETROIT (Friday, May 30, 2014) - A year after splitting wins in the inaugural Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans, Simon Pagenaud and Mike Conway topped the opening day of preparations for the 2014 event. Pagenaud and Conway were 1-2 in the 45-minute afternoon practice session to top the day's two sessions. The three rounds of qualifications, including the Firestone Fast Six to determine the Verizon P1 Award winner, for Race 1 take place at 8:30 a.m. (ET), May 31. ABC will televise both 70-lap races (3:30 p.m. ET, May 31 and June 1). Pagenaud set the bar high in the second 45-minute practice session for the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans with a lap ... FULL STORY »

Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Kroger Announce the “Race to End Hunger” to Benefit Gleaners Food Bank

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Logo IMS Commits to Match $10,000 in Associate and Customer Donations INDIANAPOLIS - Thursday, May 29, 2014 - The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Kroger Co.'s Central Division announced the "Race to End Hunger" campaign today at the Kroger store located in ... FULL STORY »

SPM Back at Belle Isle, Looking To Defend 2013 Win

Simon Pagenaud of France, driver of the #77 Schmidt Hamilton HP Motorsports Honda, celebrates winning the IZOD IndyCar Series Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit at the Raceway at Belle Isle Park on June 2, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images INDIANAPOLIS (May 29, 2014) - Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) returns to the site of its first Verizon IndyCar Series victory this weekend for the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit, and the team hopes to defend its reign through the Streets ... FULL STORY »

Takuma Sato 2014 VICS Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Preview

Takuma Sato of Japan driver of the #14 ABC Supply A.J. Foyt Racing Honda - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images Notes & Quotes: Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix Takuma Sato: No. 14 ABC Supply Dallara/Honda ·         Takuma Sato is in his fifth season driving Indy cars; it is his second year with Foyt. Sato’s thoughts on: o   Returning to a street course:   “It’s refreshing after ... FULL STORY »

Chevrolet IndyCar V6 Teams Ready for Doubleheader Challenge on Home Turf at The Raceway at Belle Isle Park for the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit

Team Chevy Logo DETROIT (May 28, 2014) – The Chevrolet IndyCar V6 teams head ‘home’ to Detroit for the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit, races six and seven of the 18-race 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season and the first of three doubleheader events on ... FULL STORY »

Scott Dixon & Tony Kanaan 2014 VICS Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race Previews

(R) Scott Dixon of New Zealand driver of the #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet and (L) Tony Kanaan of Brazil driver of the #10 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images Target Chip Ganassi Racing Belle Isle Dual Advance Notes RACE SETUP Races: Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race 1, May 31 Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race 2, June 1 Drivers: @scottdixon9 @tonykanaan Cars: No. 9 Target Chevrolet and No. 10 Energizer Chevrolet Track: Belle Isle Park (2.34-mile street course) in Detroit, ... FULL STORY »

Charlie Kimball 2014 VICS Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race Preview

2014 VICS Driver Charlie Kimball on track in the No. 83 NovoLog FlexPen Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Rob Foldy/Getty Images Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing Belle Isle Advance Notes RACE SETUP Races: Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race 1, May 31 Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race 2, June 1 Driver: @RaceWithInsulin Cars: No. 83 NovoLog FlexPen Chevrolet Track: Belle Isle Park (2.34-mile street course) in Detroit, MI TV: Race 1: ABC 3:30pm ... FULL STORY »



2014 VICS Driver Ryan Briscoe on track in the No. 8 NTT DATA Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Rob Foldy/Getty Images
Ryan Briscoe 2014 VICS Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race Preview
Posted 05.28.14
NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing Belle Isle Advance Notes RACE SETUP Races: Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race 1, May 31 Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race 2, June 1 Drivers: @RyanBriscoe Cars: No. 8 NTT DATA Chevrolet Track: Belle Isle Park (2.34-mile street course) in Detroit, MI TV:  Race 1: ABC 3:30pm ET Race 2: ABC 3:30pm ET Social: @CGRTeams #NTTDATARacing BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW ...FULL STORY »
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IMS Offers Special Ticket Discounts for 2015 Indianapolis 500 Fans
Posted 05.28.14
INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - As a thank you to the greatest race fans in the world, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is offering special pricing for selected days for the 99th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race on Sunday, May 24, 2015. All ticket reorders for the 2015 Indianapolis 500 must be ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR News & Notes – May 28, 2014
Posted 05.28.14
Today's IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy headlines: 1. Win at Belle Isle was turning point for Pagenaud in breakout season 2. KVSH Racing, Jonathan Byrd's Racing partner for 2015 Indy 500 3. Of note 1. Win at Belle Isle was turning point for Pagenaud in breakout season: Simon Pagenaud recalls the final two laps ...FULL STORY »
Josef Newgarden - Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing
Newgarden Looking To Bounce Back in Belle Isle
Posted 05.28.14
INDIANAPOLIS (May 28, 2014) - Josef Newgarden is more than ready to get back behind the wheel of his Indy car after he was hit from behind under caution in the Indianapolis 500 and eliminated from the race. Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) driver Newgarden is spending just four days outside ...FULL STORY »
Texas Motor Speedway No Limits Wild Asphalt Circus
Firestone 600 Honorary Positions Feature Blend of Power & Speed with Hendricks and McElreath
Posted 05.28.14
UFC Welterweight Champ Johny Hendricks To Serve As Grand Marshal And Former Indy-Car Star Jim McElreath As Honorary Starter For Firestone 600 Verizon IndyCar Series Race On June 7 FORT WORTH, Texas (May 28, 2014) - The honorary positions for the upcoming Firestone 600 Verizon IndyCar Series race at Texas Motor ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR Issues Penalties for Unapproved Engine Changes at Indianapolis
Posted 05.28.14
INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, May 28, 2014) - INDYCAR announced today that Honda has been penalized a total of 50 Engine Manufacturer Championship points per Verizon IndyCar Series rules for violation of Rule 16.5.1 (engine change under mileage). Honda engines were changed out in the Nos. 14, 15, 19, 27 and 34 entries. ...FULL STORY »
2014 VICS Driver Jack Hawksworth on track in the No. 98 Energee BHA Dallara Honda - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Jack Hawksworth 2014 VICS Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detriot Preview
Posted 05.28.14
Bryan Herta Autosport Pre-Race Notes & Quotes: Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race Fast Facts Driver: Jack Hawksworth Car: No. 98 BHA/BBM Entrant name: BHA/BBM with Curb-Agajanian Event title: Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Location: Belle Isle Raceway (Detroit, Michigan) Track: 13-turn, 2.34-mile street circuit Race lap counter: Race 1 - 70 laps, Race 2 - 70 laps 2014 event ...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 Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Preview
Posted 05.28.14
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Pre-Race Notes Chevrolet Dual in Detroit - Raceway at Belle Isle Park Round 6 and 7 of 18 in the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series DATE: – June 1, 2014 QUALIFYING BROADCAST:None; LIVE on www.indycar.com (timing & scoring with audio commentary) RACE BROADCAST: Live on Saturday, May 31 and Sunday, June 1 – both at 3:30 p.m.  ET on ABC RADIO BROADCAST: The ...FULL STORY »
Mike Conway of England, driver of the #18 Dale Coyne Racing Honda, celebrates winning the IZOD IndyCar Series Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit at the Raceway at Belle Isle Park on June 1, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Conway Returns to Mowtown as Defending Champion of Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit
Posted 05.28.14
2014 Long Beach Champion Seeks More Gold in Fuzzy’s Vodka Chevy DETROIT, Mich. – Last year at Detroit’s Belle Isle, Mike Conway came off the bench to stun the Verizon IndyCar Series and win the coveted Chevrolet Indy “Dual in Detroit.” This year, Conway is a marked man. The driver of the No. ...FULL STORY »


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