INDYCAR: Hinchcliffe Caps Comeback With Emotional Long Beach Win

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After a crash two years ago during practice for the Indianapolis 500, in which a suspension piece came through James Hinchcliffe’s cockpit and nearly cost him his life, many people wondered if he would ever return to the top of the Verizon IndyCar Series podium.

INDYCAR: Hunter-Reay Set for Long Beach Double; Adds IMSA Sports Car Start to Weekend Schedule

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LONG BEACH, Calif. – official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Ryan Hunter-Reay has enjoyed many great experiences at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. He met his future wife Beccy at Long Beach, the pair were engaged there and Hunter-Reay won the 2010 Verizon IndyCar Series race on the 1.968-mile temporary street course. Now he’s adding another …

INDYCAR: KVSH Racing Joins Forces With California Baptist University for Long Beach Grand Prix

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — KVSH Racing photo — KVSH Racing has formed a partnership with the California Baptist University for the Verizon IndyCar season, starting with this weekend’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. California Baptist University will be the primary sponsor of the KVSH No. 11 entry driven by Sebastien Bourdais for the Long Beach Grand Prix, …

Weekend Wrap-Up, NASCAR’s Bright Moment in the Night and More on Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 Eastern

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — If you’re looking for the most comprehensive rundown of the weekend in motorsports, including a look at NASCAR’s marathon night in Bristol, Scott Dixon’s Long Beach breakthrough and Ryan Dungey’s seventh heaven status in Monster Energy AMA Supercross, Speed77 Radio’s Motorsports Madness has all of …

INDYCAR: Dixon Holds Off Castroneves for First Long Beach Victory; Moves to Fifth All-Time on Series Win List

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LONG BEACH, Calif. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — After Sunday’s 41st annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, it’s clear that at least in the modern era — there is a new king of Indy car racing. That king goes by the name Scott Dixon — whose No. 9 TARGET/Chip Ganassi …

INDYCAR: Penske Power; Will Power Tops Teammate Simon Pagenaud in Long Beach Practice

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LONG BEACH, Calif. — official series release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — Will Power and Team Penske teammate Simon Pagenaud recorded lap times in the second Verizon IndyCar Series practice session for the 41st Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach that were quicker than the 2014 Verizon P1 Award-winning time of Ryan Hunter-Reay. Next up is Sebastien Bourdais’ nine-year-old track record. …

INDYCAR: Rocky Moran Jr. Replacing Carlos Huertas in Coyne No. 18 for Long Beach

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LONG BEACH, Calif. – official team release — Dale Coyne Racing photo — Irvine, Calif. native Rocky Moran Jr. will drive for Dale Coyne Racing in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach this weekend in the No. 18 Trench Shoring Honda entry, the team announced on Friday. “I can’t tell you how excited I am about finally being able …

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: Conway Choice Pays Dividends Early for Carpenter Team

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April 16, 2014 — INDYCAR photo — INDIANAPOLIS — Mike Conway is a part-time Verizon IndyCar Series driver with a full-time schedule of racing and though he’d like nothing more than to bask in glow of a victory in the 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach with Ed Carpenter Racing this week, he’s off for more racing. The 30-year-old Brit …

RADIO/PODCAST: Candid Kennedy Lights Up Last Night’s Motorsports Madness

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April 14, 2014  — Speed77 Radio/RaceChaser Online audio — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Last night on Motorsports Madness, the crew reconvened at the Speed77 Roundtable to discuss all things motorsports and as per usual, things got a little wild but also became very candid, as NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie Ben Kennedy joined the crew of Motorsports Madness on Speed77 Radio powered …

Ben Kennedy and Darlington Theatrics Featured on All-New Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 Eastern

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April 14, 2014  — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Photo courtesy Ben Kennedy Racing via Destination Raceday — An interview with Turner Scott Motorsports NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie Ben Kennedy highlights an all-new edition of Motorsports Madness Monday night at 7 PM Eastern on Speed77 Radio powered by Race Chaser Online. Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online co-hosts Jacob Seelman and Tom Baker will talk …