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[INDYCAR PR] INDYCAR announced today that qualifications for the second race of the IZOD IndyCar Series doubleheaders at Belle Isle, Toronto and Houston will be split into two groups.
The No. 8 entry for Ryan Briscoe, No. 15 entry for Graham Rahal, and No. 17 entry for Michel Jourdain, Jr. have all been fined for technical rule infractions following Indianapolis 500 qualifying.
[INDYCAR PR] Derrick Walker has officially been named President, Operations & Competition of INDYCAR.
[Source: Indianapolis Motor Speedway press release] * 97th INDIANAPOLIS 500 SCHEDULE (All times local, subject to change) Saturday, May 11: OPENING DAY/CELEBRATION OF AUTOMOBILES – $10 admission, 12 and under free 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Public Gates Open, Social Media Garage Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Celebration of Automobiles 11 a.m., Corvette Pin Distribution, Pagoda Plaza Noon-6 [...]
[IMS PR] Three past Indianapolis 500 winners and four Series champions form part of the field that will line up for the 97th running of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing.
[INDYCAR PR] SONAX, named Official Automobile Detail Partner of INDYCAR, has announced that it will award a cash prize to any driver who can win both races in a doubleheader weekend at Detroit, Toronto, or Houston.
[IMS PR] 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Kurt Busch is slated to test an IndyCar with Andretti Autosport on the morning of Thursday, May 9th.
[Panther DRR PR] Panther DRR, known to long-time fans and supporters as Dreyer & Reinbold Racing, will be scaling back its participation in the IZOD IndyCar Series following the 97th Running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 26, 2013.
[Yellow Party PR] The 3rd annual Yellow Party, presented by DHL on Thursday, May 23rd, is an IndyCar-focused fundraising event aimed at raising awareness and donations for the fight against cancer.
[INDYCAR PR] Turns 1 and 2 have been widened for this weekend’s Itaipava Indy São Paulo 300 presented by Nestlé, which should ease the crunch on restarts and result in faster lap times.
[Pippa Mann PR] Dale Coyne Racing has confirmed that Pippa Mann will drive for the team in this year’s Indianapolis 500.
The Indiana General Assembly approved a bill on Friday, April 26 that will strengthen the state’s position as a global leader in the motorsports industry and create benefits for economic development in tourism, hospitality and motorsports, including upgrades and improvements at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.