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Marchionne Considers Entering IndyCar With Alfa Romeo

Could join Chevrolet and Honda<p>Late last year, Alfa Romeo signed on as the title sponsor for Sauber F1 Team beginning in 2018, which will mark the brand’s return to Formula 1 after a 32-year absence. But F1 may not be the only open-wheel series where you can see the Alfa Romeo cross and serpent …

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IndyCar engine development agreement, new formula coming

The Verizon IndyCar Series, Chevy, and Honda are close to developing the next set of engine regulations, and with those rules in the works, both …

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Patrick in frame for second DRR Indy 500 seat

Dennis Reinbold has made a sizable investment in his Verizon IndyCar Series team ahead of the 2018 season with an intent to run two cars at the Indy …

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NHRA shocker: Englishtown ceases drag racing operations, including NHRA Summernationals, effective immediately

If put in baseball terms, Wednesday morning’s news from the NHRA is comparable to Yankee Stadium closing down for good.<p>One of the most popular and …

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IndyCar unveils 2018 race car at auto show in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — IndyCar has unveiled its 2018 race car, which series champion Josef Newgarden hopes will be a step in the right direction in terms of safety, aesthetics and racing excitement.<p>Newgarden was part of an upbeat presentation Tuesday at the North American International Auto Show. IndyCar …

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Le Mans Winning Engineer Leena Gade is Heading to Indycar

After years with Audi, the superstar engineer will be leading engineering efforts for James Hinchcliffe's Schmidt Peterson Dallara Honda in 2018.<p>Leena Gade, the world’s most famous race engineer, will lend her talents to the Verizon IndyCar Series paddock in 2018 when she oversees the Honda-powered …

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Danica Patrick reunites with GoDaddy for Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 efforts - Indycar, NASCAR

<b>Danica Patrick</b>‘s hopes of racing in this year’s <b>Daytona 500</b> and <b>Indianapolis 500</b> have been given a significant boost today after the announcement that …

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New IndyCar is a single-seat beauty with new era science

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2018 IndyCar universal aero kit: Looks good, but will it race?

While the Verizon IndyCar Series officially kicks off its latest aero kit era on March 11 on the streets of St. Petersburg, Florida, it’s first true …

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Five things to know about the new 2018 IndyCar

CLOSE<p>2017 Verizon IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden speaks about the new aerodynamic kit for the upcoming season at Cobo Center in Detroit, …

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IndyCar nearing the finish line with lauded 2018 Indy car

CLOSE<p>Here's the 17-race lineup for the 2018 IndyCar Series<p>DETROIT -- After two years of planning, innovating, designing and, eventually, exhaustive …

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Roger Penske excited by new IndyCar aero kit, Detroit Grand Prix future

CLOSE<p>2017 Verizon IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden speaks about the new aerodynamic kit for the upcoming season at Cobo Center in Detroit, …

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Takuma Sato and Andretti Autosports presented "Baby Borg" Indy 500 trophies - Indycar

<b>2017 Indianapolis 500</b> champions <b>Takuma Sato</b> and <b>Andretti Autosports</b> have been presented with miniature versions of the famous BorgWarner Championship …

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IMS Statement on Passing of Dan Gurney

Now Viewing<p>January 14, 2018 | By Indianapolis Motor Speedway A statement from Indianapolis Motor Speedway President J. Douglas Boles on the death …

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Harding Racing keeps expectations modest ahead of 2018 IndyCar season

Harding Racing entered the Verizon IndyCar Series with a bang during the 2017 season. Entered in three races – the Indianapolis 500, the Rainguard …

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Can Danica Patrick realize her ‘Danica Double’ dream? It’s not looking good.

Danica Patrick’s hopes of closing out her racing career with the 2018 Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 races — the “Danica Double” – have hit a major …

Motorsport

Haas F1 is wrong to claim no American drivers are ready for F1 but everyone is looking past the deeper issue

When Haas F1 became a Formula 1 constructor, many American F1 fans had dreams that they could finally see an American have a chance to compete in …

Auto Racing

IndyCar officially unveil 2018 universal aero kit at Detroit Auto Show - Indycar

After months of refinement on on-track testing, the <b>Verizon IndyCar Series</b> officially unveiled their 2018 universal aero kit design at the <b>North</b> …

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Ed Jones "settling in well" at Chip Ganassi Racing ahead of 2018 season - Indycar

<b>Chip Ganassi Racing</b> driver <b>Ed Jones</b> says he’s “settling in well” with his new team ahead of the <b>2018 Verizon IndyCar Series</b>. The UAE-born British …

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Recap: First week of individual IndyCar team testing at Sebring concludes

While a handful of teams spent the Fall doing manufacturer testing with Honda and Chevrolet to help them adapt to the 2018 universal aero kits, just …

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'It feels like we increased horsepower' - Hunter-Reay

Ryan Hunter-Reay is hoping the new universal bodywork that adorns his No. 28 Andretti Autosport Honda will play a part in getting back to Victory …

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IndyCar courting engine manufacturers to join Honda, Chevrolet in series

Conversations between IndyCar and potential new manufacturers for a third or even fourth engine supplier have continued during the offseason, …

Motorsport

Our picks for the best and worst of IndyCar 2017

Autoweek Racing is ringing in the New Year with a look back at the best and worst of the 2017 season. Check back all week as Formula 1, NASCAR and …

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Harding Racing confirm full-time 2018 IndyCar entry with Gabby Chaves - Indycar

<b>Verizon IndyCar Series</b> team <b>Harding Racing</b> has confirmed today that they will participate full-time in 2018. Having made their series debut last year …

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IndyCar testing Day 1 at Sebring

<i>RACER</i>'s Marshall Pruett reports from Day 1 of 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series testing at Sebring with some help from Sebastien Bourdais and Zach</i> …

King treating 2018 as ‘learning year’ in IndyCar

Jordan King says he will treat his debut season in the Verizon IndyCar Series in 2018 as a “learning year” before setting his sights on a full-season …

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Lions' Golden Tate and this Indycar champ have a ping-pong rivalry

CLOSE<p>A look at how first-year Detroit Lions head coaches have fared since 1978. Video by Ryan Ford/DFP<p>Who has the better hand/eye coordination, an …

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Insider: Winners and losers from IndyCar’s jam-packed offseason

New blood courses through veins of the Verizon IndyCar Series as it experienced an offseason of rapid expansion.

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Andretti tries Indoor TQ Midget

Verizon IndyCar Series driver Marco Andretti turned laps in a TQ Midget in the PPL Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Saturday evening, in an …

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IMSA driver Michael Johnson recovering from broken tibia, fibula suffered in Roar Before the 24

IMSA released an update Monday on the condition of driver Michael Johnson, who was injured in a crash Saturday during the Roar Before the 24 weekend …

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