Related articles

Canadian James Hinchcliffe scores first career IndyCar win at St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - Drama punctuated the Honda Indy Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series season opener.The reigning IZOD IndyCar Series champion opened the season in 18th place. The Verizon P1 Award winner and 2012 championship runner-up wound up 16th. The four-time series title-holder exited early in the race because of contact.

Sunday, 24 March 2013 20:21 Published in Breaking News


Tracy To Be Part Of SportsNet's Canadian Coverage

TORONTO, ON - Paul Tracy, the 2003 CART champion and native of Scarborough, Ontario, will undoubtedly blend his humor with unvarnished analysis as he joins Sportsnet's broadcasts of the IZOD IndyCar Series at select races this season.

Tuesday, 26 February 2013 16:55 Published in Press Releases


Firestone Indy Lights Pushes Back Introduction of New Car Until After 2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Firestone Indy Lights announced today that the introduction of its next-generation car will be delayed until after the 2014 season.

Thursday, 14 February 2013 17:19 Published in Breaking News


INDYCAR Announces Its 2013 Schedule and Race Distance Changes

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - INDYCAR and its television partners today announced IZOD IndyCar Series television windows for consistent blocks of network coverage and new race distances at selected events.

Monday, 21 January 2013 12:49 Published in Press Releases


Tony George resigns from Hulman & Co. Board of Directors

TERRE HAUTE, IND - The board of directors of Hulman & Company accepted the resignation of Anton H. "Tony" George from the board Friday, Oct. 19. The resignation is effective immediately.

Sunday, 21 October 2012 20:24 Published in Breaking News


Di Leo Sets the Pace in Mazda Road to Indy Open Test

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Matthew Di Leo of MDL Racing was the pacesetter amongst the 27 USF2000 drivers on hand for the second annual Chris Griffis Memorial Mazda Road to Indy Open Test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway which concluded yesterday.

Friday, 12 October 2012 13:54 Published in Breaking News


Toronto to host IndyCar doubleheader in 2013

TORONTO, October 1, 2012 – The Honda Indy Toronto will feature an important addition in 2013: a doubleheader weekend of IZOD IndyCar Series races. The addition of back-to-back races in Toronto is a first in the history of the event, which will run July 12-14 at Exhibition Place."Since we acquired the race in 2008, our mandate has been to create entertainment and excitement for fans, customers, sponsors, tourism and the local community," said Charlie Johnstone, Vice President and General Manager of Green Savoree Toronto. "A doubleheader allows us to go further, faster in the delivery of our mission and offers numerous benefits. We're extremely excited to make it happen."

Monday, 01 October 2012 08:09 Published in Breaking News


INDYCAR will not return to Edmonton in 2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - INDYCAR, the sanctioning body for the IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights, announced today it will not return to Edmonton in 2013."When we finalized our schedule for the upcoming 2013 season, it unfortunately did not include Edmonton," said Randy Bernard, CEO, INDYCAR. "We thank the city of Edmonton and all the fans for their support of the event over the last eight years."

Bernard added: "More importantly this has not affected our plans for a minimum of 19 races next season, and we remain optimistic that we will return to having two races in Canada as early as 2014. We anticipate announcing our full 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series schedule the first week of October."

From Amy Konrath, INDYCAR

UPDATE: Here is a story on the cancellation in the Calgary Herald.

NOTABLE: There is a new 2.7 km road course more than halfway completed on the property at Castrol Raceway, adjacent to the Edmonton International Airport. The owner of that property, Rob Reeves, recently told Inside Track that he had no plans to host the Edmonton Indy, but that he would be interested in talking with the people at NASCAR (re: the Canadian Tire Series) and the Canadian Superbike Series, to name a few. Watch InsideTrackNews.com for an interview with Reeves in the coming days. Castrol Raceway already hosts several major motorsports events, including the IHRA drag races and the World of Outlaws (on its dirt oval).

Monday, 24 September 2012 09:47 Published in Breaking News


INDYCAR: Carpenter wins race as Hunter-Reay takes the title

FONTANA, Calif. -- The IZOD IndyCar Series championship was Will Power's to lose entering the MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships at Auto Club Speedway. After Lap 55, it became Ryan Hunter-Reay's to win.

Sunday, 16 September 2012 13:21 Published in Breaking News


INDYCAR: Adds five second delay to Push-To-Pass

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Surprise and strategy will accentuate the push-to-pass system for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio on August 5.

Wednesday, 01 August 2012 13:21 Published in Breaking News


Page 5 of 7