HPD And Ilmor Trade Parting Gifts


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Photo: Anne Proffit Today's INDYCAR World Championship represents the end of an era in premier American open wheel competition. Not only does every aging Dallara chassis used since 2003 become a relic and available for sale to collectors, but the partnership between Honda Performance Development of Santa Clarita, CA ...Read more

Dan Wheldon: "Today We Lost A Good Friend"


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photo: Anne Proffit Dan Wheldon, this year's Indianapolis 500 winner, has died in a horrendous accident at Las Vegas Motor Speedway that involved 15 flying and crashing cars and fire. Wheldon was consigned to start the 200-lap IndyCar World Championship from the rear of the field in order to try and win a $5 milli...Read more

2012 Indy Cars Do Demonstration Laps At Las Vegas


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The new era of Indy car racing is on display at Las Vegas Motor Speedway during the INDYCAR World Championship weekend on the 1.5-mile LVMS banked oval. This morning, prior to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, both the Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone and Honda/Dallara/Firestone prototypes took early morning expl...Read more

Tony Kanaan Earns INDYCAR Las Vegas Pole Position


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It took three years for Tony Kanaan to earn his fifteenth pole, but it was certainly worth the wait. Kanaan, who has been saddled with early qualifying slots in most every oval contest this year was the second to last driver up to the line as the IZOD IndyCar Series performed their final time trials session of the 201...Read more

Michael Shank Racing Joins INDYCAR For 2012 Season


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The IZOD IndyCar Series will welcome at least one new team for the 2012 season as former Toyota Atlantic and current Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series entrant Michael Shank Racing has formed MSR Indy to compete in next year's full season.  Shank intends to continue his three-car Grand-Am Daytona Prototype team and ...Read more