Posts Tagged ‘Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’

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.

Razia claims pole for 2014 Freedom 100

Razia claims pole for 2014 Freedom 100

[Indy Lights PR] Two weeks after claiming the first pole and race win of his Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires career on the 2.439-mile IMS road course, Brazilian Luiz Razia once again found himself on the top of the timing charts to win the Sunoco Pole Award for tomorrow’s Freedom 100.

MFW podcast episode 107 featuring Simon Pagenaud and Jacques Villeneuve

MFW podcast episode 107 featuring Simon Pagenaud and Jacques Villeneuve

On this week’s More Front Wing podcast, we hear from Simon Pagenaud and Jacques Villeneuve as they swing through Toronto for the 500 media tour, and we find out who will reign supreme as the 2014 MFW Indy 500 trivia champion!

Pagenaud to wear Senna-inspired helmet in Indy 500 and auction it for Ayrton Senna Institute

Pagenaud to wear Senna-inspired helmet in Indy 500 and auction it for Ayrton Senna Institute

[SPM PR] Simon Pagenaud will celebrate the life of his hero, three-time Formula One World Champion Ayrton Senna, in the 98th Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, May 25 by wearing a helmet with a unique blend of Senna’s design and Pagenaud’s trademark red scheme.

Pagenaud wins inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis

Pagenaud wins inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis

[INDYCAR PR] Simon Pagenaud had just enough fuel left to make history, winning the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis.

Mazda Road to Indy: Razia, Starrantino win, Hargrove sweeps at Indy

Mazda Road to Indy: Razia, Starrantino win, Hargrove sweeps at Indy

[Mazda Road to Indy PR] On day 2 at the Grand Prix of Indianapolis: Luiz Razia was victorious in Indy Lights, Adrian Starrantino won in USF2000, and Scott Hargrove completed the weekend sweep in Pro Mazda.

Piedrahita joins SPM Indy Lights team

Piedrahita joins SPM Indy Lights team

[SPM PR] Juan Piedrahita, a 21-year-old from Bogota, Colombia, will advance to the final rung of the Mazda Road to Indy to race in the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires series in 2014 with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports.

Hot quotes from the Villeneuve/Schmidt Peterson announcement

Hot quotes from the Villeneuve/Schmidt Peterson announcement

Earlier today, Schmidt Peterson Motosports co-owners Sam Schmidt and Ric Peterson announced that the team will field an Indianapolis 500 entry for 1995 Indianapolis 500 winner Jacques Villeneuve. An edited selection of key quotes from the announcement is presented here.

Villeneuve to return to Indianapolis 500 with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

Villeneuve to return to Indianapolis 500 with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

[SPM PR] Jacques Villeneuve is slated to make first Indy car start at Indianapolis since his 1995 victory.

SPM signs Jack Harvey to Indy Lights team for 2014

SPM signs Jack Harvey to Indy Lights team for 2014

[SPM PR] Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) has signed Racing Steps Foundation-backed driver Jack Harvey, the highest finishing rookie in Europe’s GP3 Series in 2013, to drive one of its Indy Lights entries in 2014.

SPM signs Russian racer Mikhail Aleshin for 2014

SPM signs Russian racer Mikhail Aleshin for 2014

[SPM PR] Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) has signed 26-year-old Russian Mikhail Aleshin, who most recently competed in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series, to drive its second entry for the 2014 IndyCar season.

IMS 2013: Chad’s report for May 11 (Opening Day)

IMS 2013: Chad’s report for May 11 (Opening Day)

MFW correspondent Chad Smith was on the scene at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Opening Day ahead of this month’s 97th running of the Indianapolis 500. Here’s what he found.