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Will Power trailed IZOD IndyCar Series championship front-runner Dario Franchitti by 47 points entering the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma. He moves on to the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix on Sunday considerably closer. Power pulled away early, didn't have...
As IndyCar driver Scott Dixon pulled away from what will be the pit area for next month's Baltimore Grand Prix, he immediately noticed the smooth surface. "They've done a fantastic job on the paving," Dixon, a two-time IZOD IndyCar Series Champion and...
Dario Franchitti survived a crash-filled race, had a penalty against him reversed and then held off his Chip Ganassi Racing teammate, Scott Dixon, in the closing laps to win Sunday's Honda Indy Toronto. The 85-lap race on the 1.755-mile temporary...
Tags: Toronto (Canada), Marco Andretti
Organizers of the Carrier Classic college basketball game scheduled for the deck of the Newport News-built USS Carl Vinson want the local shipyard to design and build the event's championship trophy. The Morale Entertainment Foundation is negotiating...
One of the happiest fellows these days is George Morris, of Holtville. He and his son, George E., recently went to the 100th anniversary of the Indy 500. “I’ve wanted to go to the Indy from the time I rode in the car with my Mom and Dad...
SportsTalkBy Paul Reinhard—Special to The Morning Call Al Unser Jr. is officially listed as a driver coach and consultant for the Izod IndyCar Series, but on Saturday, the two-time former Indianapolis 500 winner was in the role of chief steward......
Fox59.comFrom above, it's an auto lover's paradise-especially if you like the Chrysler. "My dad helped develop some of the engines, he was a metallergical engineer," said Steve Cage, which would explain the giant "Chrysler" sign that hangs above his collection of...
Tags: Drama (genre), Automotive Equipment, History, Sports, Speedway
SportsTalkBY PAUL REINHARD--Special to The Morning Call Mario Andretti's most horrific moment at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway may have been one that involved a race he never ran. The year was 2003 and I’ll never forget it because I played......
Maybe it's just me, but somehow the month of May as it pertains to the Indianapolis 500 has become something of a mess. For an event that has been around 100 years you would think each day during the month would be something stupendous, outstanding,...
Tags: Indianapolis 500
Fox59A.J. Foyt, Rick Mears, and Al Unser have a lot in common. All three won the Indianapolis 500 four times each. And now, they are in the top three spots as fans vote for the 33 greatest drivers in 500 history. Fans voted worldwide from March 18 to May 14...
Fox59.comThere's nothing more inspiring than learning to shape your craft from the best of the best. Several 17 to 22-year-old USF2000, Star Mazda and Firestone Lights drivers got the opportunity to learn some racing tips from legend Al Unser Jr. and current...
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