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Firestone Indy Lights Championship Sets 12-Race 2012 Schedule

The top rung on the Mazda Road to Indy open wheel development system, the Firestone Indy Lights Championship features a diverse schedule of 12 races for 2012, with ovals, temporary street circuits and permanent road courses all on the docket. With its sponsorship from tire maker Firestone, Indy... read more

December 28, 2011 by
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Team Penske Changes Car No., Promotes INDYCAR Engineer

The 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series season is looking to be one of change for Team Penske. While the team retains its three drivers,Will Power, Helio Castroneves and Ryan Briscoe... read more December 21, 2011 by

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Mike Conway Joins A.J. Foyt Racing For 2012 INDYCAR Season

Realizing the landscape of IZOD IndyCar Series racing is changing rapidly from its original emphasis on ovals to more of a road- and street-track circuit for the 2012 season... read more December 20, 2011 by

Steve Horne at Indy 500 in 2011 - Anne Proffit photo

New Challenges For New Zealand-Bound Steve Horne

Anyone who followed CART racing during its glory years remembers the exploits of Steve and Christine Horne, owners of Tasman Motorsports. The Kiwi ran the Truesports Indy... read more December 20, 2011 by

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Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing Moves To Speedway's Main Street

Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing, hot on the heels of announcing a new naming partner in Wink Hartman and new driver Josef Newgarden has decided to relocate its headquarters to... read more December 15, 2011 by

Dan Wheldon celebrated his 2nd Indy 500 win last May - Anne Proffit photo

INDYCAR Releases Las Vegas Accident Findings

It's been two months - nearly to the day - since 2011 Indianapolis 500 champion Dan Wheldon perished in a 15-car crash during the IZOD IndyCar Series finale on the 1.5-mile... read more December 15, 2011 by

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Conway Expects To Seal a Deal With IndyCar Team for 2012

Beginning auspiciously at the start of the 2011 season, but then entering a driver's lull following the Indy 500, Mike Conway had a disappointing year in IndyCar. Despite the... read more December 12, 2011 by

In 2012, Chevy returns to IndyCar racing with an all-new twin-turbo V-6.

Chevrolet Talks About Its Return To Indy: Video

A Chevrolet engine hasn’t powered a winning IndyCar team since Sam Hornish, Jr. took the 2002 Indy Racing League title. Coincidentally, that was also the last year that... read more December 9, 2011 by

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B-Class AMG, Another Ferrari Burns, IndyCar Skips Vegas: Today's Car News

It turns out Mercedes-Benz's AMG B-Class is only a test mule for smaller AMG cars, not a production intent vehicle. Shucks. Yet another Ferrari has burned, this time an F430... read more December 9, 2011 by

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INDYCAR Won't Return To Las Vegas Motor Speedway In 2012

The IZOD IndyCar Series made a disastrous return to Las Vegas Motor Speedway in October of 2011 and it appears that it was one and done. During the IndyCar World Finals at... read more December 9, 2011 by

Simon Pagenaud - Anne Proffit photo

Simon Pagenaud Signs With IndyCar's Sam Schmidt Motorsports

Sam Schmidt Motorsports hired Simon Pagenaud to drive its Dallara/Honda/Firestone IZOD IndyCar Series entry in the upcoming 2012 season. Announced at the IMIS trade show in... read more December 8, 2011 by

Josef Newgarden in action at Long Beach - Anne Proffit photo

Fisher Hires Newgarden, Adds Partner

Sarah Fisher is moving forward with her eponymous team, adding a new partner and hiring a new American driver. The IZOD IndyCar Series team will henceforth be known as Sarah... read more December 8, 2011 by

Mario Andretti brought Newman/Haas Racing its first successes - Anne Proffit photo

Newman/Haas Out Of INDYCAR In 2012

Some unhappy news came out of Lincolnshire, Illinois on the first of December, as the legendary car owner Carl A. Haas confirmed that Newman/Haas Racing cannot continue in... read more December 1, 2011 by

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INDYCAR Implements Top-Level Changes

The news began squirting about the internet on Tuesday afternoon--Brian Barnhart has been removed from INDYCAR Race Control and Terry Angstadt is leaving the commercial... read more November 30, 2011 by

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Michael Shank Indy Team Pursues Growth, Lotus Engine Still Delayed

A number of new teams will be joining the returning racing efforts for the 2012 IndyCar season, the inaugural year of returning engine manufacturer competition and the... read more November 23, 2011 by

Larry Foyt on the timing stand at Las Vegas - Anne Proffit photo

Foyt Family Wines Donates Proceeds To Wheldon Family

A couple of years ago, Larry Foyt premiered the Foyt Family Wines label while the IZOD IndyCar Series made its annual visit to Infineon Raceway Sears Point amid the... read more November 22, 2011 by


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