May 28

Firestone 600 Honorary Positions Feature Blend of Power & Speed with Hendricks and McElreath

Texas Motor Speedway No Limits Wild Asphalt Circus 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 Speedway will feature a blend of power and speed. The power arrives in the form of mixed martial artist Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks, the reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight champ who will serve as the Honorary Starter and wave the green flag to start the Firestone 600 on the evening of Saturday, June 7. Hendricks, 30, won the 170-pound UFC welterweight crown vacated by retired legend Georges St-Pierre in March when he ... FULL STORY »

INDYCAR Issues Penalties for Unapproved Engine Changes at Indianapolis

Verizon IndyCar Series Logo 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 ... FULL STORY »

Jack Hawksworth 2014 VICS Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detriot Preview

2014 VICS Driver Jack Hawksworth on track in the No. 98 Energee BHA Dallara Honda - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images 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 ... FULL STORY »

Graham Rahal 2014 VICS Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Preview

2014 VICS Driver Graham Rahal on track in the No. 15 National Guard Dallara Honda - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images 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 (timing & scoring with audio commentary) RACE BROADCAST: Live on Saturday, May 31 and Sunday, June 1 ... FULL STORY »

Conway Returns to Mowtown as Defending Champion of Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit

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 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 ... FULL STORY »

Sebastian Saavedra is Eager to Return to the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit

2014 VICS Driver Sebastian Saavedra on track in the No. 17 KV AFS Racing Dallara Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images INDIANAPOLIS, IN - May 27, 2014 - Sebastian Saavedra, driver of the No. 17 KV AFS Racing car is eager to return to the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit at The Raceway at Belle Isle Park, May 30-June 1. Last year, ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch Named 2014 Sunoco Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year

2014 VICS/NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch - Photo Credit: Paul Powell/ INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - Andretti Autosport driver Kurt Busch has been named the winner of the prestigious 2014 Sunoco Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year Award for his performance during the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile ... FULL STORY »

Ryan Hunter-Reay, driver of the #28 DHL Andretti Autosport Honda Dallara, celebrates in Victory Lane with milk after winning the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motorspeedway on May 25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Hunter-Reay prevails in second-closest finish
Posted 05.25.14
INDIANAPOLIS (May 25, 2014)-- Ryan Hunter-Reay was denied a shot at a final-lap victory in the 2013 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race because of a yellow flag for a single-car incident in Turn 1. Third place was his career high in "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing," but the Fort Lauderdale, Fla., ...FULL STORY »
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2014 Verizon IndyCar Series Indianapolis 500 Race Results
Posted 05.25.14
2014 INDYCAR, Verizon IndyCar Series (VICS) Indianapolis, Indiana Indianapolis Motor Speedway 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race INDIANAPOLIS - Results Sunday of the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway, with order of finish, starting position in parentheses, ...FULL STORY »
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U.S. Military to be Saluted at 98th Indianapolis 500
Posted 05.24.14
Pre-race ceremonies highlighted by special four-plane flyover INDIANAPOLIS, Saturday, May 24, 2014 - The traditional pre-race ceremonies honoring the United States military at the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race on Sunday, May 25 will culminate with a special four-plane flyover recognizing the remarkable history of United States air power. Traditional salutes ...FULL STORY »
2014 Indy Lights Freedom 100 Winner Gabby Chaves in Victory Lane
Sweet Redemption for Chaves, Wins Thrilling Freedom 100 by 0.0050
Posted 05.23.14
Speedway, Ind. - Colombian-American Gabby Chaves made amends for a heartbreaking second-place finish 12 months ago by scoring a sensational last-gasp victory in today's Freedom 100, the jewel in the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires crown, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Third-generation racer Matthew Brabham led 28 of the ...FULL STORY »
Tony Kanaan of Brazil, driver of the #10 Target Silver Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet Dallara, during final practice on Carb Day for the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race on May 23, 2014 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
Target Chip Ganassi Racing Scores Big on Coors Light Carb Day
Posted 05.23.14
INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, May 23, 2014 - Target Chip Ganassi Racing hopes a successful Coors Light Carb Day will indicate a good Indianapolis 500 Race Day. Reigning Indianapolis 500 winner Tony Kanaan, who will start the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race from the inside of the sixth row, topped the ...FULL STORY »
Neil Alberico is ready for a return to the podium in the Pro Mazda Championship during the Night Before The 500 event on May 24 (Photo: Indianapolis Motor Speedway - LLC Photography)
Alberico Looking For Pro Mazda Victory at Indy
Posted 05.23.14
California pilot ready for season’s first oval event at ‘Night Before The 500’ REDLANDS, CA (May 23, 2014) – Momentum is a key aspect in motorsports, and it’s a power that a driver can feed off of going into the upcoming events. California open-wheel formula car star Neil Alberico has momentum ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy Racing Display Visits Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Posted 05.23.14
Plenty of Fun for Entire Family; Q&A Sessions with Team Chevy Drivers DETROIT – Race fans visiting Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend for the Indianapolis 500 will have the opportunity to experience the Team Chevy Racing Display, filled with show cars, production vehicles, Chevrolet Performance Parts crate engines, parts and accessories, test ...FULL STORY »
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Ivy Tech Community College Sponsors Indianapolis 500 Rookie Sage Karam
Posted 05.23.14
INDIANAPOLIS (May 23, 2014)-- Ivy Tech Community College is partnering with Chip Ganassi Racing Teams (CGRT) and their rookie Indianapolis 500 driver, Sage Karam. Karam will be driving the No. 22 Brantley Gilbert/Comfort Revolution Chevrolet of Dreyer & Reinbold Kingdom Racing that will carry Ivy Tech branding for the 98th ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR Fans Challenged to Pick #WhosGonnaWin the Indianapolis 500
Posted 05.22.14
Winning Driver to Visit One Lucky Fan INDIANAPOLIS (May 22, 2014) - Fans of INDYCAR are being challenged to predict #WhosGonnaWin the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race through an interactive social media campaign sponsored by Verizon. Through Twitter and, fans are invited to cast their vote by using ...FULL STORY »

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