INDYCAR: Stefan Wilson Joins KV Racing for Indy 500; Honoring Late Brother in No. 25

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — KV Racing Technology announced Tuesday that Stefan Wilson is entering the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in the No. 25 Driven2SaveLives – KVRT Chevrolet. Wilson is partnering with Indiana Donor Network on Driven2SaveLives, a campaign to promote organ, tissue and eye donation and transplantation in honor of his late older …

INDYCAR: Legendary Engineer Andy Brown Joins Brabham and PIRTEK Team Murray For Indy 500 Bid

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INDIANAPOLIS — official team release — PSP Images photo — The next piece of the PIRTEK Team Murray puzzle for this year’s 100th Indianapolis 500 was put into place today when it was announced that legendary engineer Andy Brown will be working with rookie Matt Brabham as he prepares for his Verizon IndyCar Series debut in May. Brown, one of …

INDYCAR: Matt Brabham to Attempt 100th Indianapolis 500 With PIRTEK Team Murray

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SYDNEY, Australia — official team release — Team Murray photo — International fluid transfer solution specialists PIRTEK have created the opportunity of a lifetime for Matt Brabham in next year’s 100th Indianapolis 500, set to take place on May 29. Brabham, just 21 years old, will become just the third third-generation driver to attempt to qualify for the ‘Greatest Spectacle in …

INDYCAR: KVSH to Partner with Jonathan Byrd’s Racing, Bryan Clauson for 2015 Indy 500

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Al Steinberg photo — KVSH Racing will partner with Jonathan Byrd’s Racing to enter a car in the 2015 Indianapolis 500 for Bryan Clauson. Clauson, 24, has numerous USAC titles on his resume including being a two-time USAC National Midget Series Champion (2010, 2011), three-time USAC National Drivers Champion (2010, 2011 and 2012) and two-time USAC …

INDYCAR: KV Racing Adds James Davison for Indy 500; Field Brought to 33 Cars

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INDIANAPOLIS — team release — INDYCAR photo — KV Racing Technology, the defending Indianapolis 500 champion team, announced today it will field a car for rookie driver James Davison in the 2014 Indianapolis 500. Davison will drive the No. 33 Always Evolving Racing/KV Racing Technology Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone machine, bringing the total to four cars competing under the KVRT umbrella at the …

INDYCAR: Al Unser Jr. Joins KV Racing Technology as Driver Coach for Month of May

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INDIANAPOLIS – team release — IMS photo — Two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser Jr. has joined KV Racing Technology as a driver coach for the month of May at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Unser, 52, who retired from competitive racing in 2007, had had one of the most distinguished careers in the history of American open-wheel racing. In more than a …

INDYCAR: Saavedra Fined for Long Beach Infraction

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INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, April 16, 2014) — INDYCAR officials have fined driver Sebastian Saavedra $10,000 and placed him on probation through the Indianapolis 500 on May 25 for actions during the April 13 Verizon IndyCar Seres race in Long Beach. Saavedra, driver of the No. 17 AFS KVAFS Racing car, was found to have violated  Rule 7.1.3.2.2 (Failure to yield to safety vehicle …

INDYCAR: Townsend Bell to Attempt 2014 Indianapolis 500 with KV Racing Technology

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April 12, 2014 — team release — INDYCAR photo — LONG BEACH, CA — KV Racing Technology will field a car for IndyCar veteran Townsend Bell, sponsored by Robert Graham at the 2014 Indianapolis 500, May 25, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. Bell will pilot the No. 6 Robert Graham – KV Racing Technology Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone entry. He will …