USF2000: Franzoni Makes Light of Treacherous Conditions to Claim Season-Opener at St. Pete

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March 29, 2014 — press release — Mazda Road to Indy photo — St. Petersburg, Fla. – Brazilian rookie Victor Franzoni started the “regular season” Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda in exactly the same way as he began the recent Cooper Tires Winterfest preseason mini-series – with a victory. The 18-year-old from Sao Paulo started Afterburner Autosport’s #17 Vhero/Aflex/E-QUAL/Novac Sports …

INDYCAR Officials Discussing Possible Return to Brazil in 2015

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INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, March 21, 2014) – INDYCAR confirmed today it is exploring a return to Brazil and is currently in discussions with event organizers in the capital city of Brasília regarding a Verizon IndyCar Series race in 2015. “Brazil has a real history in Indy car racing and we would like to re-establish a championship race there as early as …