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 …