Tag Archive: A.J. Foyt Racing

Dec 14

Kanaan gets chance to learn universal kit at Sebring test

“It’s the same with a car. People are going to love the way this car looks, and it’s going to attract them more”

Tony KanaanAfter his first stint in a car equipped with the new universal aero kit, Tony Kanaan posted a photo of it on Instagram. Seven hours later, it had more than 2,700 likes and numerous positive comments about its appearance. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 01

Kanaan, Cowdin look to bring winning chemistry to AJ Foyt Racing

The driver-engineer relationship is paramount to success in the Verizon IndyCar Series

Larry Foyt, Eric Cowdin, Tony Kanaan, and A.J. FoytIt’s been proven time after time. If the length of that relationship is any indicator, AJ Foyt Racing is sitting pretty for 2018 with Tony Kanaan driving the team’s No. 14 ABC Supply Chevrolet and Eric Cowdin as his engineer.

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Oct 06

Kanaan joins Foyt in pairing of legendary Indy car names

Legend, meet legend.

Tony Kanaan, Eric Cowdin, and A.J. FoytTony Kanaan and A.J. Foyt, two of Indy car racing’s most iconic names, will join forces for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season, AJ Foyt Racing announced today at the Foyt Wine Vault in Speedway, Indiana, next door to the team’s secondary race shop. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 11

Indy 500 Car unveiled, Veach eager to get to work with AJ Foyt Racing

“I’m feeling just ready” – Veach

Zach Veach and A.J. Foyt RacingZach Veach has many things to be excited about heading into this year’s 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 03

Al-Fe Heat Treating returns as Foyt team sponsor

The Al-Fe Heat Treating logo will be on the ABC Supply Chevrolets driven by Conor Daly and Carlos Munoz

AlFe Heat TreatingAl-Fe Heat Treating marks its seventh year in motorsports with the announcement of its return as a major associate sponsor of AJ Foyt Racing in the Verizon IndyCar Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 18

Sato appreciates chance to drive for larger team with Andretti

A new beginning in 2017 will also mark one of the biggest opportunities in Takuma Sato’s Verizon IndyCar Series career

Takuma SatoThe 40-year-old Japanese racer left AJ Foyt Racing, a team he called home the four previous years, and moved to Andretti Autosport over the offseason. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 06

Daly eager to add to Foyt team’s American legacy

Conor Daly goes back to where it all began as he prepares for his second full season in the Verizon IndyCar Series

Conor DalyThe talented 25-year-old Hoosier raced in 2016 with Dale Coyne Racing, but will pilot the No. 4 ABC Supply Chevrolet for AJ Foyt Racing this year, the same team he made his series debut with in a one-off effort in the 2013 Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Alex Tagliani climbs from 33rd to 17th overall at the 100th Running of the Indy 500

Tagliani moves up 16 positions at the Indy 500

Teammates Tagliani and Hawksworth Canadian driver Alex Tagliani was the biggest mover of the day at the 100th running of the Indy 500, which was held Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Starting 33rd and last on the grid, Tagliani’s team used a different pit stop strategy, which allowed the Quebec native to lead the race on two occasions prior to crossing the finish line 17th overall.

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May 27

Tagliani was back on track at Indianapolis for Carb Day

Tagliani to rely on Alex Nagy to move safely up the field on Sunday at the Indy 500

Alex Nagy & Tagliani Canadian driver Alex Tagliani was back on track Friday morning for the final practice session prior to the start of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500-mile race, running mid-pack in the AJ Foyt Racing number 35 Alfe Heat Treating Special Honda. Tagliani was 19th quickest, posting a 223.133 mph fastest lap, only half a second off Brazilian Tony Kanaan who led the 33-car field on the day.
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May 20

Steady progress for Tagliani at Indianapolis

Alex Tagliani ready for Indy 500 qualifying

Alex Tagliani devance Sato par Walter Kuhn Driving the AJ Foyt Racing number 35 Alfe Heat Treating Special Honda, Alex Tagliani made steady progress during the week-long practice sessions leading up to Saturday’s first round of qualifying for the 100th running of the Indy 500.

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Mar 18

Tagliani to do “Indy Double” with Foyt, Alfe Heat Treating

Alex Tagliani and AJ Foyt Racing are reuniting for a Month of May doubleheader.

Alex TaglianiThe Canadian will drive the team’s No. 35 Alfe Heat Treating Honda in the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis on May 14 and the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 29. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 04

Team Outlook 2016: AJ Foyt Racing seeking consistency

Drivers: Takuma Sato, No. 14 ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing Honda, Jack Hawksworth, No. 41 ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing Honda

Takuma Sato and Jack Hawksworth2015 highlights: AJ Foyt Racing expanded to two full-time cars last season with the addition of Jack Hawksworth alongside Takuma Sato. The growing pains were evident in what team president Larry Foyt pointed out as inconsistent performances.

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Jun 04

Daly back on the bench, what’s next?

Q & A with Conor Daly

Conor Daily portrait American Conor Daly was bitterly disappointed after his car failure at the Indy 500 but one week later he turned many heads with his impressive performances in both races in Detroit. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 06

Tagliani joins Foyt team in Gurney Indy 500 tribute

Tagliani returns to the Verizon IndyCar Series for the first time since last year’s Indy 500

Alex TaglianiAlex Tagliani, the 2011 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race pole winner, will drive the No. 48 Al-Fe Heat Treating Honda for AJ Foyt Racing in the 99th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 01

Tim Paul Signs with AJ Foyt Racing for Indy Lights in 2014

2013 is going to be a turning point for me

IndyLightsOpen-wheel racing and former midget and sprint car driver Timothy Paul of Mahopac, New York, has signed an agreement to race in the Firestone Indy Lights Championship in 2014 for AJ Foyt Racing. Prior to the 2014 season, Paul, who has run competitively in the F2000 Championship Series, will spend 2013 competing in both F2000 and USF2000 in a CellMark Paper-sponsored entry to gain the maximum amount of seat time possible. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

Mike Conway steps down for IndyCar season finale at Fontana

Wade Cunningham will replace him for the MAVTV 500 IndyCar

Wade Cunningham2012-07-07 TorontoIndy Gail 138AJ Foyt Racing announced today that Wade Cunningham will replace Mike Conway in the No. 14 ABC Supply Honda for the MAVTV 500 IndyCar race this weekend at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Race ends early for Team Barracuda – BHA

“I think we had a car that could win tonight” – Tagliani.
Conway retires car from challenging Iowa Indycar race

Team Barracuda - BHA logoThroughout the day, rain cycled through the area and threatened to delay the race. After only a brief holding pattern, the No. 98 started the race in P9. Cold tires caused Tagliani to spin before the green flag dropped, he rejoined the pack two laps down.

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Jun 16

Seventh place finish for Tagliani at Milwaukee IndyFest

For the third consecutive race, Alex Tagliani earned a top-ten finish, this time with a season-best seventh place finish at the Milwaukee IndyFest.

Milwaukee IndyFest logoAfter a nearly two-hour rain delay before the race began, Tagliani and his Team Barracuda – BHA crew started the race in P13. The Canadian driver quickly moved up through the field, gaining positions with a strong race car.

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Dec 20

IndyCar: ABC Supply extends Foyt deal

The sponsorship is for the 2009-2010 seasons with an option for 2011

Long-term sponsor ABC Supply will continue to back both AJ Foyt Racing and the AJ Foyt 225. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 14

Indy Car: Making their debuts

Vitor Meira received his first lesson as an IndyCar Series driver

For the legendary A.J. Foyt during a recent testing session at MSR Houston. Read the rest of this entry »

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