INDYCAR: Rahal Snaps Eight-Year Pole Drought At Belle Isle Park

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Graham Rahal broke an eight-year qualifying drought in style Saturday morning, setting the track record at the Raceway at Belle Isle Park and scoring the Verizon P1 Award for the first race of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear.

IMSA: Corvette DPs Going for Fifth Straight Detroit Win This Weekend at Belle Isle

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Undefeated in four races at the Raceway at Belle Isle Park, the Corvette Daytona Prototypes enter Saturday’s Chevrolet Sports Car Classic presented by the Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers as a favorite to win round five of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

INDYCAR: Multitude of Post-Event Penalties Announced Following Chevrolet Dual in Detroit

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Bret Kelley/IndyCar photo — INDYCAR announced Wednesday a number of post-race infractions following the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit doubleheader, which was held May 30-31 at The Raceway at Belle Isle Park in Detroit. INDYCAR officials fined driver Stefano Coletti of KV Racing Technology $10,000 and placed him on probation for three races for violating Rule …

INDYCAR: Rain-Master; Munoz Grabs First Win in Race 1 at Belle Isle

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DETROIT — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Carlos Munoz earned his first career Verizon IndyCar Series victory on Saturday as severe weather prompted a red flag with 47 of 70 scheduled laps complete in Race 1 of the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans on the 2.35-mile, 14-turn Raceway at Belle Isle Park. Munoz, 23, joins …

SST: Viso Slides to Soggy Stadium Super Truck Win in Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix Race Two

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DETROIT – official series release — SST photo — Venezuela’s E.J. Viso won his fourth Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix SPEED Energy Stadium Super Truck Series Presented by TRAXXAS race in five attempts Saturday by making a last-lap pass on 17-year-old Scotty Steele in a driving rainstorm. The wet conditions around the 2.35-mile street circuit made driving conditions extremely slippery which …

INDYCAR: Power Breaks Track Record; Wins Pole for Opening Race of Belle Isle Doubleheader

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DETROIT – official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Will Power set the qualifying lap track record on the way to earning the Verizon P1 Award for Race 1 of the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans. Power, who also set the track record in the season opener on the streets of St. Petersburg with the new Chevrolet …

INDYCAR: Quicken Loans Returns as Sponsor of Belle Isle Doubleheader

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DETROIT – official release — Fans will once again get a chance to double their pleasure next year at the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix, May 29-31, 2015 at beautiful Belle Isle Park thanks in part to Quicken Loans. For the third consecutive year, the Motor City will host a Verizon IndyCar Series doubleheader race weekend with full championship …