Indy 500 commonality: Passion for victory
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“Obviously, we’re relieved that James is awake and out of surgery” – Sam Schmidt
Verizon IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe underwent surgery at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis for an injury to his upper left thigh suffered in a crash during a practice session on the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval.
Speeds continued to climb as Verizon IndyCar Series teams continued preparations for the 99th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race
Munoz cracks 230 mph — fastest lap in practice
In a fast final 30 minutes, the fastest lap of the day exchanged hands four times among four drivers. When the checkered flag flew at 6 p.m. ET, Carlos Munoz had the fastest lap, 39.1098 seconds, 230.121 mph, in the No. 26 AndrettiTV Cinsay Honda – the first lap over 230 mph of the month.
Setup of the championship racetrack and grandstands begins this week with just over a month to go before the event.
Earlier today, organizers of the Honda Indy Toronto were joined by 2014 race winner Sebastien Bourdais to mark the start of the track build at Exhibition Place. Setup of the championship racetrack and grandstands begins this week with just over a month to go before the event.
In Angie’s List Grand Prix at Indianapolis
“Gabby is the epitome of someone who’s paid his dues and is ready to take the national stage by storm,” said Angie’s List Founder Angie Hicks. “We can’t wait to see him out on the track.”Angie’s List, (NASDAQ: ANGI) today announced it will sponsor a car as well as serve as title sponsor for the Angie’s List Grand Prix next weekend.
2015 Honda Indy GP of Alabama Pre-Race Notes & Quotes
From the California coast in Long Beach to Birmingham, Alabama (via a quick stop in Indy), the #98 BHA team covered some miles this week. The Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama is the third race in as many weeks for the Verizon IndyCar Series and the last before heading to Indianapolis for the month of May.