Posts Tagged ‘Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’
[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 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.
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!
[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.
[INDYCAR PR] Simon Pagenaud had just enough fuel left to make history, winning the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis.
[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.
[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.
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.
[SPM PR] Jacques Villeneuve is slated to make first Indy car start at Indianapolis since his 1995 victory.
[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 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.
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.