Archive for the ‘Team PR’ Category
[RLLR PR] Graham Rahal has signed a multi-year contract to compete in the IZOD IndyCar Series for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL). TBC Retail Group, who has sponsored Graham since 2010, will be the primary sponsor while Valvoline will be a major associate sponsor.
[KVRT/HVM PR] KV Racing Technology announced today that they have signed Swiss IndyCar driver Simona De Silvestro for the 2013 IZOD IndyCar season.
[Andretti Autosport PR] Andretti Autosport announced today that they will test Jarett Andretti in one of the team’s USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda cars on October 7 at Putnam Park Raceway in Greencastle, Indiana.
[KVRT PR] KV Racing Technology co-owners Kevin Kalkhoven and Jimmy Vasser announced today that team General Manager Mark Johnson has resigned.
[Team PR] Mike Conway, deciding he is no longer comfortable with competing on high-speed ovals, has stepped down the day before track activity is due to start at Auto Club Speedway for the INDYCAR finale weekend. Wade Cunningham will take his place with AJ Foyt Racing.
[Foyt Racing PR] Chase Austin will campaign an AJ Foyt Racing entry in the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 26, 2013.
[NNCGR PR] Giorgio Pantano will substitute for Charlie Kimball at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this weekend after Kimball fractured the fifth metacarpal in his right hand in a testing incident last week.
AFS Racing and Andretti Autosport will co-enter the #17 car for Sebastian Saavedra at the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma during a Firestone Indy Lights off-weekend.
[TCGR PR] The No. 10 Target Honda of four-time and defending INDYCAR Champion and two-time Indianapolis 500 Winner Dario Franchitti will change to the No. 50 for the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500 in honor of Target’s 50th anniversary.
Two IndyCar Mainstays Combine for Joint Operation on Oriol Servia’s Car for Remainder of Season
[MSR PR] With the motor supply issue not yet resolved, Michael Shank Racing team owner Mike Shank confirmed on Wednesday that he has released IZOD IndyCar Series driver Jay Howard from his contractual commitment to the team for the 2012 Indianapolis 500.
[SFHR PR] Dollar General will reunite with Sarah Fisher to sponsor Josef Newgarden in the 2012 Indianapolis 500.