I on IndyCar: The 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Was One for the Ages

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If you didn’t like the outcome of the 100th running of the “Greatest Spectacle In Racing,” otherwise known as the Indy 500, what in the world were you hoping for?

INDYCAR: Helio to the Pole; Castroneves Sets New Track Record at Phoenix

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Helio Castroneves was awarded a crown for being the speed king following a record-breaking qualifying performance at the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix. It was an appropriate bestowal considering Castroneves’ qualifying prowess. Driving the No. 3 REV Group Team Penske Chevrolet, Castroneves earned the Verizon P1 Award …

INDYCAR: Back to Back; Montoya Defends St. Pete Win & Kicks Off Title Run in Dominant Fashion

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Joe Skibinski/IndyCar photo — Juan Pablo Montoya kicked off his quest to avenge a bitter Verizon IndyCar Series title defeat in thrilling fashion Sunday at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, winning his second straight race in the south Florida suburbs and leading a sweep …

INDYCAR: Montoya Joins City Leaders as Construction of St. Petersburg Circuit Begins

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — With just 31 days until on-track activity begins to officially kick off the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season, reigning Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg winner Juan Pablo Montoya was in the city on Tuesday  to oversee beginning construction of the temporary street circuit for the March 11-13 event. Montoya, who …

INDYCAR: Montoya and Penske Receive ‘Baby Borgs’ During Automotive News World Congress

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DETRIOT — By Jerry Bonkowski for INDYCAR — Michael LeVitt/LAT for INDYCAR photo — It was déjà vu all over again for 2015 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race winner Juan Pablo Montoya. About the only things missing were the ceremonial bottle of milk and the wreath of flowers around his neck. Montoya and team owner Roger Penske were honored Jan. 13 …

INDYCAR: Stunner in Sonoma; Dixon Wins GoPro Grand Prix and Claims Fourth Title on Tiebreaker With Montoya

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SONOMA, Calif. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — John Cote/IndyCar photo — On a day when Scott Dixon needed absolutely everything to go right in his quest to claim the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series championship, quite simply — it did. Dixon combined a stellar drive with perfectly-called pit strategy by his engineer Mike Hull to seize …