Tag Archive: Indianapolis 500

Mar 06

The Tony Stewart Foundation announces 2017 Indianapolis 500 Driver for Team One Cure

The announcement also confirmed an entry for the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500

The Tony Stewart Foundation announces 2017 Indianapolis 500 Driver for Team One Cure Last month, three-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Tony Stewart announced the formation of TEAM ONE CURE – a primary program of The Tony Stewart Foundation.

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Feb 21

Four-Time Indianapolis 500 Winner Al Unser to return to racing at SVRA Brickyard Invitational

At the SVRA’s “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway June 17

Four-Time Indianapolis 500 Winner Al UnserOne of the greatest drivers in Indianapolis Motor Speedway history is making a return to competition at the scene of his greatest triumphs. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

KV Racing Technology will no longer compete in Indycar

The team did not submit an entry for the 2017 season

KV Racing TechnologiesKV Racing Technology, the Indy car team that collected seven race wins over 14 seasons including the 2013 Indianapolis 500, announced that it will no longer compete in the Verizon IndyCar Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

Jan 22

Sebastian Vettel wins ROC Nations Cup for Team Germany in Miami

Team Germany’s Sebastian Vettel stormed to victory in the ROC Nations Cup at Miami’s Marlins Park

Sebastian Vettel wins ROC Nations  Cup for Team Germany in Miami Team Germany are celebrating a record seventh win in the ROC Nations Cup after Sebastian Vettel took a stunning victory all by himself at Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

Juan Pablo Montoya crowned Champion of Champions in Miami

Colombian motor sport great Juan Pablo Montoya has won the Race Of Champions trophy for the first time at Miami’s Marlins Park

Juan Pablo Montoya crowned Champion of Champions in Miami Colombia’s 2015 Indianapolis 500 winner Juan Pablo Montoya put in a stunning performance to eclipse 16 fellow stars of motor sport and earn the title ‘Champion of Champions’ for the first time on a thrilling afternoon of action at Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

Motor sport legends from all over the world prepare for this weekend’s ROC Miami

Miami’s Marlins Park was swarming with legends of motor sport today ahead of this weekend’s ROC Miami

Motor sport legends from all over the world  prepare for this weekend’s ROC Miami Many of the world’s greatest drivers have arrived in Miami ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions – and today they put in their first practice laps of the unique ROC circuit winding its way around the inside of Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

ROC Miami to raise money for local Children’s Cancer Centre with spectacular charity auction

The auction includes unique items like the ROC Art Car

ROC Miami to raise money for local Children’s Cancer Centre with spectacular charity auction Together with this weekend’s ROC Miami drivers and Racing For Cancer, the Race Of Champions is running a special charity auction in aid of the new Pediatric Cancer Care Unit at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Kyle Busch and Travis Pastrana enjoy first runs on brand new track ahead of this weekend’s ROC Miami

The new track was finished overnight

Kyle Busch and Travis Pastrana enjoy first runs on brand new track ahead of this weekend’s ROC Miami The Race Of Champions will celebrate its first appearance on American soil with a brand new track concept this weekend: a figure-of-eight circuit with two loops winding their way around the inside of Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Countdown to ROC Miami: Race Of Champions in numbers

ROC Miami will be the 28th Race Of Champions since its first event in Paris in 1988

Countdown to ROC Miami Race Of Champions in numbers Miami’s Marlins Park is the 13th venue to host the Race Of Champions, following a range of prestigious venues all over the world – including London’s Olympic Stadium and Wembley Stadium, Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium, Bangkok’s National Stadium, Bushy Park Barbados and the Stade de France in Paris. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

CBS Sports Network joins broadcasters screening ROC Miami LIVE on TV all around the world

Viewers in the USA can watch Sunday’s ROC Nations Cup live on CBS Sports Network from 12pm to 2pm Eastern Time

CBS Sports Network joins broadcasters screening ROC Miami LIVE on TV all around the world CBS Sports Network is among a stunning range of broadcasters from all over the world who will be screening this weekend’s ROC Miami live. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 16

The draw for the group stages took place today at Marlins Park

For this weekend’s Race Of Champions gets motor sport’s greats ready to ROC Miami

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Provider for the Race Of Champions The draw for this weekend’s Race Of Champions inside Miami’s Marlins Park has thrown up some intriguing head-to-head encounters between some of the world’s greatest drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 12

Win the chance to race Indy 500 winners at ROC Factor Miami presented by AutoNation!

The event is part of the build-up to the Race Of Champions itself

Win the chance to race Indy 500 winners at ROC Factor Miami presented by AutoNation! Two drivers will win the chance to compare their skills with three Indianapolis 500 winners at a special ROC Factor Miami presented by AutoNation event – taking place outside Miami’s Marlins Park on Monday January 16 – and it could be you! Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 12

Rossi savors Borg-Warner Trophy that he gets to keep

For one, he gets to keep the memento known as “the Baby Borg.”

Alexander Rossi, Michael Andretti, and Bryan HertaReigning Indianapolis 500 champion Alexander Rossi said receiving his miniature Borg-Warner Trophy tonight in the Motor City was different than other race-related experiences he’s had since winning the 100th running in May 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 10

ROC Factor winners Rzadzinski and Glusman to compete in Miami’s ROC Nations Cup

“I’m so happy I don’t even know what to say. Thank you everyone in Edmonton, Canada” – Rzadzinski

ROC Factor winners Rzadzinski and Glusman to compete in Miami’s ROC Nations Cup Two relatively unknown drivers have won the opportunity to compete at this month’s Race Of Champions inside Miami’s Marlins Park following a unique ROC Factor contest based on a social media vote Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 08

Castroneves welcomes addition of Newgarden to Team Penske lineup

Helio Castroneves has witnessed it all at Team Penske throughout his 17-year tenure with the top-notch organization

Helio CastronevesBut the three-time Indianapolis 500 winner thinks nothing may match what is on the horizon for him in the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season.

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Jan 06

Formula 1 and Indycar Champion Jacques Villeneuve confirmed for Autosport International

Jacques Villeneuve confirms attendance at Europe’s premier pre-season motorsport show

2016-06-09_0344 Former Formula 1 World Champion, CART IndyCar Champion and Indianapolis 500 winner, Jacques Villeneuve, has joined the lineup for Autosport International 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

Stunning range of supercars lined up for 
this month’s Race Of Champions in Miami

The cream of the world’s driving superstars are gathering in Miami to find out who is the best of the best

Stunning range of supercars lined up for 
this month’s Race Of Champions in Miami ROC Miami – at Marlins Park on January 21-22 – will feature a wide range of vehicles specially prepared for the Race Of Champions, including first ROC appearances by the Polaris Slingshot SLR, RX Supercar Lite and VUHL 05 ROC Edition.

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Dec 23

ROC Factor offers unique chance for unknowns to race the best alongside IndyCar greats Castroneves and Hinchcliffe

Do you have the ROC Factor?

ROC Factor offers unique chance for unknowns to race the best alongside IndyCar greats Castroneves and Hinchcliffe Two unknown drivers will win the opportunity to compete at next month’s Race Of Champions inside Miami’s Marlins Park in a unique contest based on a social media vote. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Andretti works behind scenes to set up for 2017 success

After two seasons as director of engineering and race operations, Edwards has a new title as Andretti Autosport’s chief operating officer

Andretti Autosport EngineersNow that Michael Andretti has bolstered his Andretti Autosport operation with a series of offseason hires, Rob Edwards is looking to create a culture that will lead to a bounce-back Verizon IndyCar Series season in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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