Tag Archive: Dale Coyne Racing

Aug 24

Bourdais returning to race this weekend at Gateway

Bourdais made an amazing recovery from the injuries and was cleared to drive by Dr. Geoffrey Billows

Sebastien BourdaisDale Coyne Racing announced that Sebastien Bourdais will return to drive the team’s No. 18 Honda this weekend at the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Valvoline, less than 14 weeks after the four-time Indy car champion suffered hip and pelvic fractures when he crashed during an Indianapolis 500 qualifications attempt. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 01

Bourdais confident he’s ready to race after successful Mid-Ohio test…

For those on the outside, the 10 weeks it took Sebastien Bourdais to get back in an Indy car flew by

Sebastien Bourdais

The Dale Coyne Racing driver gets back in an Indy car for the first time since his qualifying attempt crash at the Indianapolis 500, turning more than 80 laps at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Mar 12

Reunited and it feels so good: Bourdais wins with Coyne at St. Pete

Simon Pagenaud and Scott Dixon rounded out the podium

Sebastien BourdaisSix years after he last raced under the Dale Coyne Racing banner, Sebastien Bourdais strung together a near-perfect performance, driving from his last-place starting position to victory lane in today’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 05

Top 2017 INDYCAR storylines: Sebastien Bourdais

No. 5: Sebastien Bourdais returns to Dale Coyne Racing

Sebastien BourdaisVerizon IndyCar Series drivers were asked to rank the five most interesting storylines leading into the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg that opens the 2017 season on March 12. Today, we feature the first of those five. 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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Jan 15

Added engineering depth builds optimism at Dale Coyne Racing

For Sebastien Bourdais and everyone else involved in the latest stage of his career, commitment is the critical element

Dale Coyne RacingBourdais, the 37-year-old veteran of 14 years, 43 victories and four championships in various forms of motorsports, committed himself to putting together a team that believes it can win races. He took the idea to team owner Dale Coyne, who shared that belief enough to add the two engineers Bourdais wanted. The result is a fresh outlook and optimism at Dale Coyne Racing in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 13

Luca Filippi is returning to drive this weekend at the site of his best Verizon IndyCar Series showing

Filippi returns to Coyne for Honda Indy Toronto 

Luca FilippiFilippi will pilot the No. 19 IMPCO ComfortPro Honda for Dale Coyne Racing for the 32nd Indy car race on the streets of Exhibition Place in the 30th anniversary of the Toronto event.

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May 12

Chaves to race for Coyne at both Indy events

“We’re very excited to have Gabby join us for the next two races” – Dale Coyne

Gabby ChavesChaves, who claimed Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors at the Indianapolis 500 and the season-long Sunoco Rookie of the Year award in 2015, will join Dale Coyne Racing as driver of the No. 19 Boy Scouts of America Honda at both the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis and 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 04

For a fourth consecutive year, Pippa Mann is returning to Dale Coyne Racing as part of the team’s effort at this year’s 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500

Pippa Mann back with Coyne for Indy 500 for fourth straight year 

Pippa MannMann will once again be promoting her 2016 Pink #GetInvolved campaign, raising funds for Susan G. Komen, while sporting a pink helmet with the Komen running ribbon for the third straight year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 08

Mike Conway returns to Dale Coyne Racing for Toronto and Houston

Conway, 29, will be driving the No. 18 Sonny’s BBQ car

MB Partners, who represents the talented British driver Mike Conway, announced today they have signed a deal with Dale Coyne Racing to put Conway in their second entry for both IndyCar double-header races, the Honda Indy Toronto (13-14 July) and the Grand Prix of Houston (5-6 October). Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 02

Mike Conway wins the first race of the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit

His teammate Justin Wilson finished third.

Mike Conway wins the first race of the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans. This is his second IZOD IndyCar Series win, with his previous being in Long Beach in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 01

Mike Conway wins pole for The Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Race 2

Alex Tagliani 25th

Mike Conway - photo © IndyCar Series - Chris JonesMike Conway shows his talent on road/street courses again today, by putting the No. 18 Sonny’s BBQ – Dale Coyne Racing machine on pole for tomorrow’s second Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 26

Kanaan falls out of De Ferran Dragon drive

The team, which itself may now close

De Ferran - Dragon logoTony Kanaan (2) - Andretti Autosport - 10-2010Tony Kanaan has lost his potential new race seat at De Ferran Dragon Racing after failing to find sufficient sponsorship money to bring to the team, which itself may now close. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 05

Briscoe claims pole for Texas

His second of the 2010 season

Ryan Briscoe claimed his second pole position of 2010 in qualifying for the IndyCar Series’ Texas night race. The Penske driver’s speed of 215.273mph held on despite strong challenges from Ganassi’s Dario Franchitti and points leader Will Power (Penske), who completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 18

IndyCar: Wilson eyeing top eight finish at Motegi

“I’m looking forward to this weekend”

Dale Coyne Racing star Justin Wilson is aiming for a strong finish to his 2009 IndyCar Series campaign heading into this weekend’s penultimate outing at the Twin Ring Motegi in Japan. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 06

Justin Wilson offers Dale Coyne Racing its first victory (+result)

One for the little guys

Facing a lap 54 restart with the Nos. 6 and 9 cars of Ryan Briscoe and Scott Dixon trailing, Dale Coyne said driver Justin Wilson had to hold off “two goliaths.” Well, that’s one for the little guys. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 02

IndyCar: ”I’ve been looking to Glen for weeks!” – Wilson

Justin Wilson has admitted that he cannot wait

Justin is eager to get back onto the sort of road course on which he made his name in motorsport, as the IndyCar Series prepares for a three-race break from the ovals. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 11

IndyCar: Heavy lifting involved

Michael Lanigan has a firm handshake

A “How ya doin?” persona and appears as if he could have just climbed off one of the construction cranes that bears his company’s name, Mi-Jack. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Perseverance

Prospects of Bruno Junqueira starting in the front half of the Rexall Edmonton Indy grid weren’t bright

After the Dale Coyne Racing crew spotted a crack in the Dallara chassis sustained in a practice incident July 24. Read the rest of this entry »

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