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.
The livery was unveiled at Arrow’s Internet of Things Immersions event in San Jose, Calif.
During each Arrow Electronics Internet of Things Immersion event, Verizon IndyCar Series team owner Sam Schmidt relays his experience of working with Arrow on machine-to-machine technologies that enabled him to drive a modified 2014 Chevrolet Corvette at more than 100 mph on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval last May.
Sunoco, the official fuel of the Verizon IndyCar Series, also has been named official fuel of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Sunoco’s relationship with Indy car racing dates to 1968 when Mark Donohue drove the No. 12 Sunoco Eagle for Penske Racing. Four years later, that same team of Penske, Donohue and Sunoco won its first Indianapolis 500 Mile Race
Ferrari rides momentum to TUDOR Championship GTLM Pole at VIR, Kaffer becomes Ninth different Pole winner in nine races
TRG-AMR Recovers From Road America Incident For Second Consecutive GTD TOTAL Pole Award
Riding a wave of momentum that began by winning the pole position at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the GT Le Mans (GTLM) race in the most recent TUDOR United SportsCar Championship round at Road America, Ferrari and Risi Competizione earned the pole position for Sunday’s Oak Tree Grand Prix at Virginia International Raceway.
Four races remain in championship but team remains focused on the task at hand
Finishing in fourth position at the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway meant that AIM Autosport drivers Bill Sweedler and Townsend Bell stretched their lead in the GT-Daytona driver championship.
At this weekend’s TUDOR Championship race
The previous TUDOR United SportsCar Challenge race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway brought a victory in the GT-Daytona class and a podium in GT-LeMans class for Ferrari, adding two milestones to an already spectacular 60th Anniversary year for Ferrari North America.
7th Round of the Tudor United SportsCar Championship…
Less than a week after winning the World Challenge Series race in Toronto, Montreal driver Kuno Wittmer was back competing in the Tudor United SportsCar series, the North American Endurance championship, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road track for the seventh round of the season.
No. 5 Corvette DP wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway; Fittipaldi earns victory 19 years After Indianapolis 500 debut
Hawksworth makes late-race pass to win in PC Class
The No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP team used outright speed to take the lead in Friday’s Brickyard Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and then used pit strategy to put an exclamation point on a day that ended with drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa kissing the circuit’s famed “yard of bricks.”
No. 93 Dodge Viper SRT GTS-R earns first GTLM win of season as Bomarito, Wittmer drive to victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 captures second win with Balzan, Westphal in GTD
SRT Motorsports drivers Jonathan Bomarito and Kuno Wittmer stood atop the Indianapolis Motor Speedway podium after scoring the first TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Le Mans (GTLM) class victory for the Dodge Viper SRT GTS-R on Friday in the Brickyard Grand Prix.
Cameron Drives BMW Z4 To TOTAL Pole Award In GTD Class At Indianapolis
Giancarlo Fisichella used his veteran experience Thursday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Combined with a whole lot of power from his Ferrari F458 Italia, he captured Ferrari’s first GT Le Mans pole in TUDOR United SportsCar Championship competition in GT Le Mans (GTLM) during qualifying for Friday’s Brickyard Grand Prix (FOX Sports 1, Live at 5:30 p.m. ET).