Vindication: Tony Kanaan Wins 97th Running Of The Indianapolis 500 After 12 Years Of Trying

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When is good not good enough? For Tony Kanaan,  anything less than first feels like failure at this point when it comes to the Indianapolis 500. That’s because the 11-year veteran has seen the exact same situation he found himself in […]

Indianapolis 500: Graham Rahal Trying To Write His Own Story

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At the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, there are names that are synonymous with the most famed race track in the world. One name that can be filed into that group is Bobby Rahal. While only winning one Indianapolis 500 in 1986, Rahal has […]

Indianapolis 500: Josef Newgarden Talented And Capable

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  Josef Newgarden is a second-year driver for Sarah Fisher/Hartman Racing and while the 22-year old is still new to the IZOD Indy Car Series, he isn’t out of place. Newgarden was the 2011 Firestone Indy Lights Champion. Along with […]

Indianapolis 500: Rookie Carlos Munoz Deals With Juan Montoya Comparison

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Indianapolis 500 rookie Carlos Munoz will start on the front row in today’s 97th running of the greatest spectacle in racing. He will be the first rookie to start second since fellow Colombian Juan Pablo Montoya did so in 2000. The […]

Indianapolis 500: Catching Up With IZOD Indy Car Series Driver A.J. Allmendinger

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A.J. Allmendinger is a rookie starting fifth in tomorrow’s Indianapolis 500. A rookie at Indianapolis in an IZOD Indy Car, yes, but not a rookie in an open-wheel car. Many forget the trail that Allmendinger blazed in the CHAMP Car […]

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Owner-Driver Ed Carpenter Wins The Pole For The 97th Indianapolis 500

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The Indianapolis Motor Speedway saw the return of speed on Pole Day. The 2012 four-lap average pole speed was a whopping 226.484 mph set by Ryan Briscoe. This year, the speedway saw drivers flirting with speeds around 229 mph. Provisional […]

A Veteran’s Perspective: Driver-Owner Ed Carpenter On The Indianapolis 500

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For Ed Carpenter, Indianapolis means a little more than most. Added to the fact he is a Butler University graduate, Carpenter’s stepfather is Tony George, the former CEO of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Racing since he was eight-years-old, The Indianapolis 500 […]

Catching Up With IZOD Indy Car Series’ James Hinchcliffe

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James Hinchcliffe is the driver of the No.27 Andretti Auto sport IZOD Indy Car. In his free time, the Ontario native is a maple syrup connoisseur and part-time lumberjack who enjoys flannels and dog sledding. Well, at least that’s […]