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[Pro Mazda/USF2000 PR] The opening rounds of Cooper Tires Winterfest took place over the weekend. Get caught up on all the news and results here.
[INDYCAR PR] INDYCAR announced today enhancements to the bonus structure and the 21 entrants that will be part of its Leaders Circle program for the 2014 IndyCar Series season.
A highly ambitious crowd-funded Indianapolis 500 entry was announced recently. Which driver would you put into the ride? Here, the MFW crew takes our best guesses as who might get a shot.
[Long Beach PR] The 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach will feature a standing start for the IndyCar Series race, the first time a standing start will take place for the featured race in Long Beach since the final Champ Car World Series race ran here in 2008 and just the second time since the Formula One era ended in 1983.
Englishman Martin Plowman will drive for AJ Foyt Racing in the GP of Indianapolis and the Indianapolis 500
Simona de Silvestro’s departure for F1 will no doubt ignite discussion of whether IndyCar needs another female racer on the grid when the series lands in St. Petersburg. MFW’s Steph Wallcraft argues that artificially wedging in a replacement would undermine women in all corners of the sport.
[Honda Canada PR] Honda Canada and James Hinchcliffe have entered into a one-year partnership that will see the ‘Mayor of Hinchtown’ working with Honda to promote the Honda brand across Canada.
[Sauber F1 PR] Simona de Silvestro will depart the US after four years of competing in the IndyCar Series to become a Sauber affliated driver in a quest to reach Formula 1.
Sebastian Saavedra to pilot #17 KV/AFS entry in 2014 IndyCar Series season
ncorporating More Technology While Reaching Out to New Fans, Multi-Year Agreement Includes Sponsorship of No. 2 IndyCar in 2014
Country superstar Jason Aldean to headline Indy 500 pre-race concert as part of Legends Day Presented by Firestone May 24 at IMS.
[RLLR PR] Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced today that they have signed an agreement with the Army National Guard, the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States, to be the primary sponsor of the No. 15 entry driven by Graham Rahal in the IndyCar Series.