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Alexander Rossi, Josef Newgarden Continue Title Fight at Road America

Alexander Rossi 2019 Firestone Grand Prix Of St. Petersburg

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The NTT IndyCar Series is making its annual visit to America’s National Park of Speed this weekend at Road America and the racing, so far, is shaping up to be just as stunning as the scenery. With a few long straights and plenty of passing opportunities, the 4-mile, 14-turn monster of a circuit always produces …

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Josef Newgarden Wins Saturday Night Shootout in Texas

2018 Indycar Pocono Zach Catanzareti Josef Newgarden

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It was high drama on the high banks Saturday night (June 8) as the NTT IndyCar Series made its annual visit to Texas Motor Speedway for the DXC Technology 600. In typical Texas style, Josef Newgarden held on in a Saturday night shootout to take home his third win of the year. Fending off Alexander …

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NTT IndyCar Series Hits the High Banks of Texas Motor Speedway

2016 Indycar Texas Pack Photo Chris Owens Indycar

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The NTT IndyCar Series takes to the high banks of Texas Motor Speedway this weekend for the DXC Technology 600, in what is often one of most intense, action packed events on the calendar. Characterized by frequent wheel-to-wheel racing–often at speeds over 215 mph–the 1.5 mile tri-oval has been a staple of the series since …

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Pace Laps: Kyle Busch Dominates Pocono, Cole Custer Wins Big and IndyCar Tackles Detroit

#18: Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry M&m's Hazelnut Monster Energy Nascar Cup Series

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Kyle Busch Pushes Past NASCAR Package Problems Experts can argue back and forth about Kyle Busch’s 200-plus wins in NASCAR’s top three series. Fans will debate its place in history for years to come. But there’s one part of Busch’s career we cannot debate: a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series …

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Josef Newgarden Wins Chaotic IndyCar Race 1 in Detroit

2018 Indycar Pocono Zach Catanzareti Josef Newgarden

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A strong thunderstorm rolled through Detroit early afternoon, bringing chaos to the Raceway at Belle Isle, but it was Josef Newgarden who managed to survive a crazy afternoon, taking the rain-shortened first leg of the NTT IndyCar Series’ doubleheader weekend at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix. After taking the lead with a well-timed switch to …

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Focus Shifts to IndyCar Title Fight in Detroit

2019 Indianapolis 500 Indycar Zach Catanzareti Helio Castroneves

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With May now in the rearview mirror and the NTT IndyCar Series heading off to Detroit, the focus of the entire paddock now turns to one thing: the championship. Simon Pagenaud, by virtue of his Indy sweep, is now in control of the points lead, and has all of the momentum heading into the long …

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Pace Laps: Joe Gibbs Racing Dominates at Charlotte, Simon Pagenaud Crowned Indianapolis 500 Champ

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Joe Gibbs Racing Endures Roller Coaster 600-Miler Joe Gibbs Racing battled through the adversity of a marathon weekend packed with misfortunes and came out on top. After all three of its Xfinity Series drivers battled tire problems on Saturday, the same issues sent Erik Jones and alliance teammate Matt DiBenedetto …

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Indy 500 Preview: Drama-Filled Month Set to Continue in 103rd Indianapolis 500

2019 Indianapolis 500 Indycar Zach Catanzareti Simon Pagenaud

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It’s been a crazy month of May, and its set to only get crazier this weekend. With the largest field of the year in the most prized race in the world, everyone will be pulling out all the stops to take home the Borg-Warner Trophy and win the 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500. It’s …

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Pace Laps: Bubba Wallace Impresses at Charlotte, While David Slays Goliath at Indianapolis

2019 Indianapolis 500 Indycar Zach Catanzareti Fernando Alonso

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: All-Star Night of Emotions Saturday was a day full of emotion, passion and hard racing. From the beginning stage of the Monster Energy Open to the fireworks and celebration after the Monster Energy All-Star Race, nothing excelled over the prestigious event. Nothing, except for Kyle Larson. The Open began with …

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Fernando Alonso Fails to Qualify for 2019 Indy 500; Simon Pagenaud Snags Pole

Simon Pagenaud 2019 Indycar Grand Prix Winner

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The field for the 103rd Indianapolis 500 was set on Sunday, and it won’t include two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso. The Spaniard, driving for McLaren Racing, was bumped out of the field on the final run in the Last Row Shootout, courtesy of Kyle Kaiser and his Juncos Racing machine. DAVID BEATS GOLIATH!@KyleKRacing, …

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Indianapolis 500: Ed Jones Leads 3rd Practice, Patricio O’Ward Wrecks

Ed Jones 2019 Indy 500, Chris Jones/IndyCar Media

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According to Patricio O’Ward, there are those who will crash at Indy, and those who have crashed at Indy. On Thursday, he became one of the latter. The young Mexican, hoping to qualify for his first Indianapolis 500, walked away from a big hit in turn two during Thursday’s rain-shortened practice session, nearly turning his …

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Pace Laps: 2019 NASCAR Handling Package Kicks Critics to the Curb at Kansas

#45: Ross Chastain, Niece Motorsports, Chevrolet Silverado Trunorth/paul Jr. Designs Celebrates His Win Nascar Gander Outdoors Truck Series

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: For New 2019 NASCAR Handling Package, There’s No Place Like Kansas Insiders told me the sport’s low-horsepower, high-downforce package used in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this year had its best chance to succeed at Kansas Speedway. The ingredients were all there to put on a good show on …

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