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Articles tagged ‘Streets of Long Beach’

Apr 15
Sunday

High Hopes End Early for Newgarden

2012 IICS Josef Newgarden - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images LONG BEACH, Calif., Sunday, April 15, 2012 – Josef Newgarden and Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing had high hopes for a strong finish in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Sunday after starting on the outside of the front row, but contact on the first lap of the race with Dario Franchitti ended Newgarden’s day. “I got alongside him and gave him the inside lane, but I got touched on the exit and went right to the wall,” Newgarden said. “If he was breaking alongside of me, I would have just given him the lane and tucked right in.” The damage sustained to the Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing Dallara/Honda/Firestone car was too substantial for Newgarden to continue. “It was a difficult day for ... FULL STORY »

Lotus DRR Finishes 16th For The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

Lotus DRR (Lotus Dreyer & Reinbold Racing) IndyCar Team Logo RACE NOTES/QUOTES---- Los Angeles, California, April 15, 2012  Fast Facts: Servia started the race 23rd and finished 16th. Yesterday, he clocked the 20th fastest time during yesterday's qualifying with a time of 1:10.6835, making him the fastest of the Lotus cars. Friday ... FULL STORY »

KV Racing Technology Driver Tony Kanaan Has Spectacular Race Finishes Fourth in Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

2012 IICS Tony Kanaan No 11 MOUSER ELECTRONICS /GEICO KVRT Chevrolet Firestone IndyCar Barrichello Earns Second Consecutive Top-10 Finish  LONG BEACH, Ca. – April 15, 2012 – KV Racing Technology driver Tony Kanaan had a spectacular race improving 15 positions to finish fourth in today’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on the challenging ... FULL STORY »

Will Power Wins on the Streets of Long Beach to Give the Chevrolet V-6 IndyCar Third Victory of the Season

Chevy Bowtie Symbol LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 15, 2012) – Maximizing a two-pit stop race strategy called by race strategist Tim Cindric, Will Power, No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet, took the lead on lap 70 of the 85-lap Grand Prix of Long ... FULL STORY »

Lotus HVM Racing Has Difficult Weekend at Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

Lotus HVM Racing/Simona De Silvestro Long Beach, CA (April 15, 2012) - After the solid run at Barber, the Lotus HVM Racing team was confident that they would continue to improve at this weekend's Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Unfortunately, that's not how it ... FULL STORY »

Power Surges to Back-to-Back Wins with Long Beach Win

INDYCAR Logo LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Will Power, who started the 38th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach in Row 6 because of a penalty assessed on all 11 Chevrolet-powered cars for unapproved engine changes, overcame the deficit by stretching 18.5 gallons ... FULL STORY »

Hildebrand Scores Top Five Finish in Long Beach After Starting 20th

Panther Racing Logo Grid Penalty for Engine Change Does Little to Slow Panther, Hildebrand’s Long Beach Charge LONG BEACH, Calif. - (April 15, 2012) – National Guard Panther Racing driver JR Hildebrand scored his first Top Five finish of the season Sunday in the ... FULL STORY »



Andretti Autosport, 2012 IICS Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Post-Race Recaps
Posted 04.15.12
James Hinchcliffe, Team GoDaddy.com Chevrolet, No. 27 Hinchcliffe recorded a career-best finish of third place today on the streets of Long Beach. Today's finish marks the third consecutive week he has finished sixth or better. "It was an eventful race - I know from my seat it was exciting, I bet it ...FULL STORY »
2012 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Logo
2012 IICS Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Race Results
Posted 04.15.12
2012 IZOD IndyCar Series Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach LONG BEACH, Calif. - Results Sunday of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach IZOD IndyCar Series event on the 1.968 mile Streets of Long Beach, with order of finish, starting position in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, laps completed and reason out (if ...FULL STORY »
2012 Firestone Indy Lights - David Ostella - Photo Courtesy of INDYCAR/LAT USA
David Ostella, 2012 Firestone Indy Lights Grand Prix of Long Beach Post-Race Report
Posted 04.15.12
LONG BEACH, Calif.-- If David Ostella were a gambling man, he might just bet it all on the number nine following the checkered flag of today's Firestone Indy Lights race on the historic and winding streets of Long Beach. Ostella ran a supremely consistent race today, starting and finishing in his magic number ...FULL STORY »
Alex Tagliani in the No. 98 Team Barracuda-BHA car on the streets of Long Beach, Calif.
Another Setback for Team Barracuda – BHA in Long Beach
Posted 04.15.12
Long Beach, CA - April 15, 2012 - What started as an unusual race weekend ended in disappointment as Alex Tagliani and Team Barracuda - BHA experienced an engine issue and contact during the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on Sunday afternoon. The weather prevented more than a few laps ...FULL STORY »
Sebastian Saavedra & Carlos Muñoz, 2012 Firestone Indy Lights Grand Prix of Long Beach Post-Race Recaps
Posted 04.15.12
Sebastian Saavedra, Team AFS Racing / Andretti Autosport, No. 27 Saavedra became the new Firestone Indy Lights points leader with a second place finish at Long Beach. "I am disappointed with the start of the race because I thought we had him (Guerrieri), but I am really happy about the points. Esteban ...FULL STORY »
Ryan Dalziel 2012 ALMS Long Beach Podium
Life’s a Beach for Birthday Boy Ryan Dalziel After ALMS Class Win
Posted 04.15.12
THE PLOT: LONG BEACH, Ca: Birthday boy Ryan Dalziel got the perfect present as he and Alex Popow steered the CORE autosport #06 Soloson Import ORECA FLM09 to a LMPC class win in Saturday’s Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach after starting on pole in California. Ryan, from Windermere ...FULL STORY »
Firestone Indy Lights
2012 Firestone Indy Lights Grand Prix of Long Beach Race Results
Posted 04.15.12
2012 Firestone Indy Lights Grand Prix of Long Beach LONG BEACH, Calif. - Results Sunday of the Grand Prix of Long Beach Firestone Indy Lights Series event on the 1.968 mile Streets of Long Beach, with order of finish, starting position in parentheses, driver, laps completed and reason out (if any): 1. (2) ...FULL STORY »
CORE autospor tALMS Long Beach Podium Finish
CORE autosport wins Long Beach for second consecutive year
Posted 04.15.12
LONG BEACH, Ca., Saturday, April 14, 2012: CORE autosport continued its winning ways in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) with a decisive win on the streets of Long Beach. The #06 Soloson Import ORECA FLM09 of Alex Popow and Ryan Dalziel finished first in the Le Mans Prototype Challenge ...FULL STORY »
2012 IICS Mike Conway - Photo Courtesy of INDYCAR/LAT USA
Mike Conway Will Start Seventh in Grand Prix of Long Beach
Posted 04.15.12
LONG BEACH, CA April 14, 2012—Mike Conway will start seventh in the ABC Supply Dallara in the Grand Prix of Long Beach Sunday afternoon due to a strange combination of circumstances that saw all of the Chevrolet-powered teams incurring a 10-position grid penalty. Conway qualified the Honda-powered No. 14 car in ...FULL STORY »


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