INDYCAR: Hulman & Company Appoints Jay Frye as Newest President of IndyCar

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — John Cote/IndyCar photo — Hulman & Company CEO Mark Miles announced Thursday that motorsports industry veteran Jay Frye has been named President of Competition and Operations for INDYCAR. Frye previously served as Chief Revenue Officer for Hulman Motorsports after decades of experience leading successful NASCAR racing teams and securing industry first sponsorships. “Jay Frye’s …

INDYCAR: Media Day 2015 Provides Glimpse of Exciting Verizon IndyCar Era Ahead

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INDIANAPOLIS — Story and photo by Race Chaser Online Open Wheel Correspondent Ryan Kent Jr. — Although the original season-opening race in Brasilla was cancelled, the hype is still ramping up over the start of the 2015 season. Verizon IndyCar Series Media Day was held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Tuesday, and gave a look at every team — and the …

F1: Vettel Tops Testing Sheets For Second Consecutive Day In Jerez

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JEREZ, Spain — official series release — Dan Istitene/Getty Images Europe photo — Sebastian Vettel maintained his and Ferrari’s encouraging start to preseason testing by going fastest on the second day of running at Jerez on Monday. The four-time world champion, also quickest on the opening day, set a new overall benchmark of 1:20.984 to finish almost one second clear of …

F1: McLaren Officially Unveils MP4-30; Red, Black and Silver Scheme Highlights Renewed 2015 Partnership

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WOKING, England — official team release — McLaren photo — McLaren-Honda – a name that evokes memories of the past; of Ayrton Senna battling Alain Prost for supremacy; of classic red and white machines dominating for season upon season; and of an iconic team writing one of the defining chapters in the motor racing history books. History brings with it …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Local Favorite Kyle O’Gara Prepared, Excited to Make Rumble Return

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Audio, story and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — It’s been five years, but Indiana native Kyle O’Gara is more than ready to make his Rumble in Fort Wayne return. O’Gara, a college student at Indiana’s Western Governor’s University, won the 2014 USAC National Pavement Midget Championship and is hoping to parlay …

INDYCAR: Scott Dixon Returns To TARGET Chip Ganassi Racing For 2015 Season

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — After completing its 25th season of partnership in 2014 by winning three of the last four races of the Verizon IndyCar Series season, Target Chip Ganassi Racing (TCGR) announced Scott Dixon as its driver for the 2015 campaign on Monday. The three-time Verizon IndyCar Series Champion and 2008 …

Open Wheelin’ Blog: Fourteen Things I’m Thankful For This Holiday Weekend

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Blog by Race Chaser Online Open Wheel Correspondent Joel Sebastianelli — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — As the comedian Louis C.K. jokes, “everything is amazing and nobody is happy.” Very often, we take the things that are most valuable in our lives for granted and don’t realize the great things we have in life until they’re gone. That’s …

Justin Boston, NASCAR Championship Wrap-Up Highlights Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 Eastern on PMN

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Daniel Shirey/Getty Images North America photo — Justin Boston, who announced a deal on Friday to run the full 2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season for Kyle Busch Motorsports, will join the Speed77 Radio powered by Race Chaser Online crew live tonight on Motorsports Madness to discuss his upcoming season. The two-hour …