INDYCAR: Will Power Cleared to Compete at Phoenix; Doctors Confirm Absence of Concussion

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — INDYCAR announced today that results of an extensive evaluation at the University of Miami Concussion Program revealed no definitive evidence of a recent concussion for Verizon Team Penske driver Will Power. The 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series champion passed the Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing (ImPACT) test and a MRI/DVI …

INDYCAR: Super-Sub Servia Collected in Eight-Car Crash; Lands 18th For Team Penske at St. Pete

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — John Cote/IndyCar photo — Oriol Servia stepped into the role of ‘Super Sub’ on Sunday, driving the No. 12 Verizon Wireless Dalarra/Chevrolet for an ill Will Power at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Team Penske tapped the Verizon IndyCar Series veteran to drive the …

INDYCAR: Power Out Due to Illness; Servia to Drive Penske No. 12 in St. Pete Season-Opener

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – official team release — Joe Skibinski/IndyCar photo — Team Penske announced on Sunday that Will Power will sit out the Verizon IndyCar Series’ season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg due to persistent nausea. Oriol Servia will drive the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet in the race on the streets of downtown St. Petersburg. Power fought through …

INDYCAR: Repair and Redeem; Power Rebounds From Morning Crash to Top St. Pete Practice

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — official series release — John Cote/IndyCar photo — Will Power dug himself a hole by crashing in the first practice session for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Friday morning, but the Team Penske driver redeemed himself by soaring to the top of the leaderboard in the second session. Power’s lap of 1:00.9431 of a …

INDYCAR: Doing the Math; Title Contenders Still Gunning for Gold Despite Slim Championship Chances

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SONOMA, Calif. — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — The six drivers mathematically eligible for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series championship heading into the race gathered to meet with media members prior to Thursday’s practice session at the twisting Sonoma Raceway. While all five drivers trailing leader Juan Pablo Montoya realize their chances are slim, none are giving …

INDYCAR: Power Tops Opening Day at Sonoma; Rahal Fast as Title Fight Reaches Home Stretch

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SONOMA, Calif. — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Three of the six Verizon IndyCar Series championship contenders were among the top five on the speed chart in the initial practice session for the title-deciding GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma on Aug. 30. Reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion Will Power’s year-old track record of 1 minute, 17.2393 seconds, set in …