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May 21

Indy 500: Scott Dixon scores Indy 500 Pole at 232.164 Mph

Bourdais medical update

Scott DixonFollowing a brief delay for track drying after morning showers, final practice and preparations got underway for Day 2 of qualifications for the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil at 12:30 p.m. ET.

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May 14

Feeling the Power: Team Penske driver wins Indycar Grand Prix

Team Penske’s Will Power ended the weekend the same way he started it: in first place

Will PowerThe driver of the No. 12 Verizon Chevrolet capped off a flawless weekend at the INDYCAR Grand Prix with a dominating win today on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 10

Hinchcliffe races to rewarding victory at Long Beach

Hinchcliffe outlasted pressure from Hunter-Reay, Rossi

James HinchcliffeHaving arguably the car to beat at the season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg four weeks ago, James Hinchcliffe ensured victory would not slip away again today at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Read the rest of this entry »


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 »


Dec 06

Alexander Rossi joins ICM Partners 

Alexander Rossi will partner with leading talent agency ICM Partners

Brett Pacis, Rory Platt, Bennett Sherman, Lauren Williams, Alexander Rossi, Jonathan Perelman The 2016 Indy 500 winner will join the roster of talent on ICM Partners’ books, with the company representing key figures within the entertainment industry. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 01

Alexander Rossi honored as NIASHF Athlete of the Year

“This has been another fantastic year in my career and it’s truly an honor to accept the NIASHF Athlete of the Year award” – Alexander Rossi

Alexander Rossi Alexander Rossi will be honored with the prestigious 2016 Athlete of the Year award to add to his accolades following a sensational debut Verizon IndyCar Series season with Andretti Autosport and Honda.

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Jun 26

Power takes KOHLER Grand Prix victory at Road America

For nine long years, Verizon IndyCar Series teams, drivers and fans had longed to see Indy cars return to historic Road America

Will PowerOn Sunday, the record crowd got its wish as the 22-car field took to the 4.014-mile permanent road course in the KOHLER Grand Prix. The grateful fans were treated to an exhilarating finish that saw 2014 series champion Will Power climb another rung on the all-time Indy car victory list. Read the rest of this entry »


May 14

Pagenaud makes it three in a row with GP of Indianapolis win

Simon Pagenaud turned the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis into a “fuyez.”

Simon PagenaudThat’s French for “runaway,” which is exactly what Pagenaud and his No. 22 Menards Team Penske Chevrolet did to the field as he roared to his third consecutive Verizon IndyCar Series victory. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 05

Haryanto flies to GP2 sprint victory

Indonesian dominates in Silverstone
GP2 - Rio Haryanto (Campos Racing) Rio Haryanto crushed the competition in this morning’s sprint race in Silverstone: leading from lights to flag the Indonesian was never troubled as he claimed his third victory of the season, ahead of Raffaele Marciello and Red Bull tester Pierre Gasly.

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Jun 21

Haryanto holds on for GP2 sprint win

Indonesian driver defies Series leader for victory
GP2 - Rio Haryanto (Campos Racing) Rio Haryanto has claimed his second win of the season in this morning’s sprint race in Spielberg with a drive of skill, speed and cunning to defy series leader Stoffel Vandoorne and Nobuharu Matsushita despite driving with a broken front wing for the second half of the race.

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May 23

Stanaway storms to maiden GP2 win (updated)

Status Grand Prix ace victorious in Monte Carlo Sprint Race

GP2 - Richie Stanaway (Status Grand Prix) It’s a happy day for Richie Stanaway: the rookie has claimed his and his team’s maiden GP2 win controlling the race from start to finish with a display of maturity and calm driving. Behind him, Raffaele Marciello and rookie Sergey Sirotkin completed the podium.

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May 24

Richelmi powers to home victory (updated)

Monegasque on top for GP2 sprint win
GP2 - Stéphane Richelmi (DAMS) Stéphane Richelmi has claimed his maiden win in the best way possible, fighting all the way to the end in this afternoon’s sprint race for a lights to flag win in Monte Carlo ahead of Sergio Canamasas and Rio Haryanto.

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Apr 06

GP2: Palmer sprints to Sakhir victory (updated)

Briton wins to grab early title lead
GP2 - DAMS - Jolyon Palmer Jolyon Palmer has topped a dominant weekend in Bahrain with victory in this morning’s sprint race: the win, along with pole position, a podium and fastest lap yesterday allowed the Briton to head home with the lead in the 2014 GP2 Series championship after standing on the top step between Simon Trummer and Julian Leal. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 21

Jon Lancaster ends pre-season testing on top (updated²)

Briton quickest on final day at Bahrain International Circuit
GP2 - MP Motorsport - Jon Lancaster The final day of pre-season test session opened today at Bahrain International Circuit once again in overcast conditions.

Mar 13

Jon Lancaster tops final day at Yas Marina (updated)

Briton quickest in morning session
GP2, MP Motorsport, Jon LancasterThe final day of pre-season testing at Yas Marina Circuit was delayed by twenty minutes for gantry repairs at Turn 13.

Jul 07

Lancaster powers to sprint win (updated)

Briton leads from lights to flag in Germany

GP2 - Jon Lanncaster (Hilmer Motorsport)Jon Lancaster has claimed his second sprint race victory in a week with a strong, mature race this morning at the Nurburgring, leading all the way from the start to win ahead of countryman James Calado and Fabio Leimer. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 21

RUSSIAN TIME driver scores first GP2 win for Russian squad in nail-biting finale (updated²)

Bird bags Sakhir Sprint Race

GP2 - Sam Bird (RUSSIAN TIME)It’s happy time for RUSSIAN TIME at Bahrain International Circuit: Sam Bird took a lights-to-flag maiden win for the newcomers holding off a charging Felipe Nasr.

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Oct 31

Rossi tops Day 2 in Barcelona

Caterham Racing driver quickest in rain affected session

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Alexander Rossi (Caterham Racing)Day two of the first post-season test session opened this morning at Circuit de Catalunya on a very wet track with rain pouring down incessantly. It took a while before the first drivers braved the tricky conditions in order to do their installation laps. Kevin Ceccon at Ocean was the first one to feed on to the track, but it was Sergio Canamasas at Lotus GP who set a first laptime albeit a pretty slow one compared to yesterday’s best time.  Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 22

Frijns takes Formula Renault 3.5 Series title

Seven meetings and a whole lot more in 2013

Robin FrijnsWorld Series by Renault logoAntonio Felix da Costa (Arden Caterham) notched his fourth Formula Renault 3.5 Series win of the year ahead of Team RFR duo Mikhail Aleshin and Aaro Vainio, who gave the Franco/Russian team something to celebrate in their final race. Yet the man of the hour was Robin Frijns (Fortec Motorsports), who became the first driver to win the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 and Formula Renault 3.5 Series titles back to back, despite being penalized from Sunday’s race following a collision with championship rival Jules Bianchi (Tech 1 Racing).

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Sep 30

Home win takes Bianchi top

Jules Bianchi was in a class of his own

Jules BianchiWorld Series by Renault logoFrance’s Jules Bianchi (Tech 1 Racing) made the most of home advantage to win at Paul Ricard on Sunday and move five points clear of Robin Frijns (Fortec Motorsports) in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series standings. The Dutchman could do no better than ninth on a damp track, while Antonio Felix da Costa (Arden Caterham) backed up his fine recent form with second place and Sam Bird (ISR) kept his flickering title hopes alive by finishing third. Read the rest of this entry »

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