INDYCAR: American Duo Joins Dale Coyne Racing; Daly to Compete Full-Time, Clauson at Indy 500

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — Longtime Verizon IndyCar Series team Dale Coyne Racing and Central Indiana based Jonathan Byrd’s announced Friday at the Performance Racing Industry Trade Show that a duo of young American drivers, Conor Daly and Bryan Clauson, will pilot Byrd’s-sponsored cars for the organization during the 2016 season. Daly will pilot the …

USAC: Byrd Family Announces Inaugural Jonathan Byrd’s Indy Challenge for USAC Midget Teams

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — Seven USAC Midget races in 2016 form the nucleus of the inaugural Jonathan Byrd’s “Indy Challenge,” which affords unprecedented career opportunities to USAC participants and opens the avenue to compete at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Indianapolis brothers David and Jonathan Byrd have constructed a unique format for their challenge, which finds seven races in USAC’s …

INDYCAR: Jonathan Byrd’s Racing to Return for 100th Indianapolis 500 in 2016

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April 21, 2014 — official release — GREENWOOD, IN – Jonathan Byrd’s Racing, a long-time fixture at the Indianapolis 500 absent since the 2005 running of the great race, will return to competition with the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in May of 2016. The Byrd family has operated Jonathan Byrd’s, a cafeteria-style restaurant created by late family patriarch Jonathan Byrd, …