INDYCAR: Post-Event Infractions and Manufacturer Points Update Announced From Mid-Ohio

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — IndyCar announced its post-event infractions and manufacturer championship points updates following the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, which was held Aug. 2 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The following findings were released: • Verizon IndyCar Series driver Rodolfo Gonzalez (Dale Coyne Racing) was fined $500 for violating Rule 1.2.7.1.2 of the Verizon IndyCar Series rulebook (personal …

Kyle’s Corner: Things I Took From the Weekend

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Column by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo — Well, another NASCAR weekend at Pocono Raceway and an IndyCar go at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is in the books. Nothing but stories flooded the race weekends and only added more suspense to both racing series’ seasons. Red-hot …

INDYCAR: Hometown Hero Graham Rahal Wins Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio; Climbs Into Title Contention

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LEXINGTON, Ohio — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Graham Rahal’s surge in the second half of the Verizon IndyCar Series season continued with an emphatic victory in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio. Rahal, who started 13th in the 90-lap race in the No. 15 Steak ‘n Shake Honda for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, corralled his second victory …

INDYCAR: Showstopper; Dixon Blitzes Mid-Ohio, Sets New Track Record En Route to 23rd Career Pole

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LEXINGTON, Ohio — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Scott Dixon shattered a 16-year-old track record on the way to earning the Verizon P1 Award for Sunday’s 90-lap Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio. This marks the fourth track record that has been broken during the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season, which in addition to Mid-Ohio includes events at St. Petersburg, Long …

INDYCAR: Bourdais Moving Towards Return to Prominence After Recent Hot Streak

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MANSFIELD, OH — Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Chris Jones photo – Momentum can be a funny thing and that’s no more evident than in the Verizon IndyCar Series, where KVSH Racing driver Sebastien Bourdais has tallied two podium finishes in the past three races (at Toronto Race #1 and Mid-Ohio) and continues to exhibit …

INDYCAR: Dixon Continues to Add to IndyCar Legacy with Mid-Ohio Win

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LEXINGTON, Ohio – official release — IndyCar photo — Unfulfilled expectations had marked the Verizon IndyCar Series season of Scott Dixon until he returned to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, which just seems to suit the three-time series champion. Even starting 22nd because of a penalty levied for creating a red flag during qualifications on the rain-soaked road course Aug. 3 …

INDYCAR: From Last to First; Dixon Scores First of Season with Stunning Mid-Ohio Drive

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LEXINGTON, Ohio — official release — INDYCAR photo — Scott Dixon tied Al Unser Jr. for sixth on the all-time Indy car win list with a dramatic last-to-first Verizon IndyCar Series win Sunday in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio. The win was the 34th of Dixon’s career and his fifth win at the Mid-Ohio Sport Car Course in his last eight …

INDYCAR: Bourdais Finds Speed; Tops Final Practice at Mid-Ohio

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LEXINGTON, Ohio – official release — Bret Kelley photo — Earlier this week, Sebastien Bourdais said winning the first race of the July 20 doubleheader on the streets of Toronto jump-started “building something for next year.” Topping the time sheet in the second Verizon IndyCar Series practice session on the 2.258-mile, 13-turn Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course was a solid foundation …