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Marco Andretti penalty may be a good call, but a slippery slope awaits

Marco Andretti penalty may be a good call, but a slippery slope awaits

MFW Contributor John Lingle feels that IndyCar set a dangerous precedent today in its decision to fine Marco Andretti and put him on probation for ignoring Race Control instructions.

Penske fined, Schmidt crew member on probation from Detroit infractions

Penske fined, Schmidt crew member on probation from Detroit infractions

[INDYCAR PR] INDYCAR announced today post-event infractions from the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit, which was held May 31 and June 1 at The Raceway at Belle Isle Park in Detroit.

Indy 500 veterans to compete on IMS road course this weekend in Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational

Indy 500 veterans to compete on IMS road course this weekend in Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational

[IMS PR] An impressive list of 26 former Indianapolis 500 drivers that includes 1992 and 1994 winner Al Unser Jr., 1996 winner Buddy Lazier, Scott Goodyear, Dick Simon, Willy T. Ribbs, Lyn St. James and many more will compete during the inaugural Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational, June 6-8, on the recently reconfigured road course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Numbers reveal impressive results for Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix

Numbers reveal impressive results for Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix

[Detroit GP PR] With the final numbers in, the 25th Grand Prix event in Detroit may go down as the most successful in the history of the race.

Hunter-Reay, IndyCar featured prominently on Letterman

Hunter-Reay, IndyCar featured prominently on Letterman

It’s great to see IndyCar getting plenty of time on late-night television as of late because once David Letterman retires next year it’s a sure bet that such exposure will be harder to come by.

Angie’s List to be entitlement sponsor for Grand Prix of Indianapolis through 2016

Angie’s List to be entitlement sponsor for Grand Prix of Indianapolis through 2016

[IMS PR] The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Angie’s List announced today that the Indianapolis-based company will be the title sponsor of the Grand Prix of Indianapolis through 2016.

Sato earns Verizon P1 Award for Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Sato earns Verizon P1 Award for Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

[INDYCAR PR] Takuma Sato earned the Verizon P1 Award for the Verizon IndyCar Series season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg with a lap of 1 minute, 1.8686 seconds on a quickly drying 1.8-mile, 14-turn temporary street circuit.

St. Pete 2013: Paul’s Saturday thoughts

St. Pete 2013: Paul’s Saturday thoughts

Paul looks back on Saturday’s events of the 2013 Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

Las Vegas: Preview

Las Vegas: Preview

Bash previews her weekend’s coverage of this weekend’s IZOD INDYCAR World Championships at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

KVRT: DJ McMahon, #59 Crew Chief

KVRT: DJ McMahon, #59 Crew Chief

More Front Wing is proud to profile the individuals who work behind the scenes to keep the IZOD IndyCar Series on track. This latest installment of Featured Team Member profiles DJ McMahon, Crew Chief on the #59 car for KV Racing Technology.

HVM: Bob Perona, Driver Coach

HVM: Bob Perona, Driver Coach

More Front Wing is proud to profile the individuals who work behind the scenes to keep the IZOD IndyCar Series on track. This latest installment of Featured Team Member profiles Bob Perona, Driver Coach for HVM Racing.

SSM: Mike Miller, Sub Assembly

SSM: Mike Miller, Sub Assembly

More Front Wing is proud to profile the individuals who work behind the scenes to keep the IZOD IndyCar Series on track. This latest installment of Featured Team Member profiles Mike Miller, Sub Assembly for Sam Schmidt Motorsports.