Tag Archive: KV Racing Technology

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 »

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Apr 27

Stefan Wilson honoring late brother’s memory with entry in 100th Indianapolis 500

Justin Wilson died in August 2015 from injuries sustained in an incident during the Verizon IndyCar Series

Stefan WilsonStefan Wilson will have a special co-pilot as he strives to qualify and race in the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil: his late brother Justin. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 29

KVRT Statement : Brian Barnhart named Indycar Race Director

“it makes perfect sense and is the right decision” – Sebastien Bourdais

KV Racing Technology logo KV Racing Technology issued the following statements regarding the naming of Vice President of Competition Brian Barnhart as INDYCAR Race Director. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 30

KV Racing Technology announced Swiss IndyCar driver Simona De Silvestro for the 2013 IZOD IndyCar season

De Silvestro joins KV Racing Technology 

KV Racing TechnologyDe Silvestro joins current driver Tony Kanaan, making the team a two-car entry. This will be the first time De Silvestro has had the opportunity of running with a teammate since moving up to the IndyCar series in 2010. She brings with her the Nuclear Clean Air Energy campaign sponsorship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 10

Tony Kanaan joins Armor All Gold Coast 600 field

Kanaan will co-drive with Jason Bargwanna in the Jana Living Racing Commodore

The number of former IndyCar or Champ Car Champions at this year’s Armor All Gold Coast 600 has increased to four with Brad Jones Racing confirming Tony Kanaan as part of their squad for this year’s October 21-23 event.

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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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Jul 17

Paul Tracy adds more sponsors

Motegi Wheels, PHD, The Taylor Group, and Grip Limited

Canadian Paul Tracy’s KV Racing Technology Indy car has new sponsors on board for the Honda Indy Toronto and Honda Indy Edmonton races. The new sponsors are Motegi Wheels, PHD, The Taylor Group and Grip Limited. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 16

Honda Canada confirms Edmonton backing for Paul Tracy

Again in support of Make-A-Wish Canada

Honda Canada has confirmed that it will sponsor Paul Tracy’s KV Racing Technology No. 15 Dallara-Honda car for the Honda Indy Edmonton, again in support of Make-A-Wish Canada.  Tracy, the 2003 Champ Car World Series champion, will aim to put the disappointment of failing to qualify at Indianapolis behind him as he will drive for KV Racing again at Toronto and Edmonton in back-to-back weekends next month, July 18 and 25. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 07

Leaner Tracy motivated for the Indy 500

”More prepared than I was last year” – Tracy

A few minutes following his participation in an Indy Racing League teleconference, Paul Tracy tweeted that he was off to get a haircut. “Need to look my best to put my face on the Borg Warner (Trophy).”  Tracy always can be counted on for a good quote, which in years past occasionally overshadowed his on-track results. All hyperbole aside, the former CART champion is dead serious in his approach to competing for a starting spot in the Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Back in Indy!

Driving the Lotus-Cosworth IndyCar will be the former F1 driver Takuma Sato.

Indycar - Lotus-CosworthLotus and Cosworth have entered into a new technical and commercial partnership with established IndyCar competitors KV Racing Technology to run in the 2010 IndyCar Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 27

Simona De Silvestro impresses at 2010 IZOD IndyCar Series open test

Takuma Sato completed his first ever IRL test, he finished an impressive 6th place overall.

The 2010 IZOD IndyCar Series testing season got off to a positive start when Team Stargate Worlds/HVM Racing concluded a two-day Open Test at Barber Motorsports Park in Huntsville, Ala., with driver Simona De Silvestro. The test marks the third time in which Team Stargate Worlds and HVM Racing have partnered up with De Silvestro in the cockpit and once again the recipe proved fruitful. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 19

Sato said no to Campos and USF1

“I don’t feel it was appropriate.”

Takuma Sato said no to making a return to formula one this year with the struggling new teams Campos or USF1. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 18

Takuma Sato signs with Indycar team

Takuma Sato Announcement

Former grand prix driver Takuma Sato has signed for the 2010 season with an Indycar team. The 33-year-old Japanese raced in formula one nearly 100 times, for Jordan, BAR and Super Aguri. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 17

IndyCar: Vasser, Tracy trying to bring ‘Thrill’ back

Paul Tracy has not given up

On finding a permanent berth in the IndyCar Series. He is currently hoping former rival Jimmy Vasser can help him out. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 20

Servia will join Will Power in Team Australia

For the Nikon Indy 300 at Surfers Paradise

There will be a two-pronged attack from Team Australia on the Nikon Indy 300 with the green and gold livery of the Aussie Vineyards-backed team running on two cars at next weekend’s race around the streets of Surfers Paradise in Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

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