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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Starting Line-up & Race Preview

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Looking for a fast, yet scenic track. Look no further than Fontana! The IndyCar series has been racing on the…

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2015 Texas: IndyCar Starting Line-Up & Race Preview

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Round nine of the 2015 Verizon Indycar season is the annual visit to the Texas super-collider known as the Texas…

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2015 Detroit: IndyCar Race Two Results - Bourdais Wins!

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In challenging conditions, KVSH Racing IndyCar driver Sebastien Bourdais and his No. 11 Chevrolet has won a chaotic Chevr...

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2015 Detroit: IndyCar Race Results - Munoz Wins!

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In a rain shortened event, Andretti Autosport IndyCar driver Carlos Munoz and his No. 26 Honda has won the Chevrolet…

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Montoya Earns $2.4 Million For Winning 99th Indianapolis 500

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Juan Pablo Montoya earned $2,449,055 from an overall purse of $13,397,315 for his victory Sunday, May 24, in the 99th…

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Montoya Wins Indy 500 Slugfest in Closing Laps

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Fifteen years between Indy 500 victories. Yes, that is a long time for anyone to wait. However, given what Juan…

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2015 Indianapolis 500 (Indy 500): IndyCar Race Results - Montoya Wins!

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On a partly cloudy day in front of 250,000, IndyCar driver Juan Pablo Montoya has won the 99th Indianapolis 500…

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IndyCar Suffers Through Indy 500 Weekend, Dixon on Pole

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In what usually is an exciting weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, really turned into a dismal time for the…

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2015 Indianapolis (Indy 500): IndyCar Qualifying Results - Dixon On Pole!

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IChip Ganassi IndyCar driver Scott Dixon and his No. 9 Chevrolet has taken the Pole for the 2015 Indianapolis 500…

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2015 Indianapolis GP: IndyCar Race Results

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The rain stayed away as Team Penske IndyCar driver Will Power and his No. 1 Chevrolet held on to win…

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Americans Josef Newgarden and Graham Rahal Top IndyCar Alabama Race

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Two of the Verizon IndyCar giant, superstar teams were tamed by two of the smaller lower budget team drivers on…

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2015 Barber Park: IndyCar Race Results

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On a beautiful day, CFH Racing IndyCar driver Josef Newgarden and his No. 67 Chevrolet has won a thrilling Honda…

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A Long Beach First for IndyCar's Scott Dixon

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IndyCar got it right, third times a charm! Yes, it took the Verizon IndyCar series to its third event of…

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Not a Memorable Start for IndyCar in New Orleans

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A wins a win, right? But that Verizon IndyCar Grand Prix of Louisiana race sure disappointed the majority of its…

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2015 NOLA: IndyCar Race Results

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In rainy conditions, Schmidt Peterson IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe and his No. 5 Honda gambled and won the inaugural Indy…

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Fab Photos: 2014 Indianapolis 500 Edition - The Month Of May

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During the month of May, PaddockTalk had two photographers - Paul and Lisa Hurley on the grounds of Indianapolis Motor…

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· 2015 Toronto: IndyCar Race Results - Newgarden, Chevrolet Win! (Jun 14, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: IndyCar Starting Line-up (Grid) & Race Preview (Jun 14, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: IndyCar Qualifying Results - Power, Chevrolet On Pole! (Jun 13, 2015)
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Matt Brabham Completes First Official IndyCar Test
Posted by: newsla on Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 07:12 AM
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Matt Brabham Completes First Official IndyCar Test


Matt Brabham has taken his first significant step towards securing a regular Verizon IndyCar Series seat with an official test at Iowa Speedway with Andretti Autosport.

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Mutual Of Omaha Extends Partnership With Milwaukee Indyfest
Posted by: newsla on Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 06:04 AM
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Mutual Of Omaha Extends Partnership With Milwaukee Indyfest


The ABC Supply Co. Inc. Wisconsin 250 at Milwaukee IndyFest presented by The Metro Milwaukee Honda Dealers is proud to name Mutual of Omaha as the Official Insurance Company of Milwaukee IndyFest.

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MAVTV 500 Post-Event Infractions, Manufacturer Championship Points Update
Posted by: ASkyler on Wednesday, July 01, 2015 - 07:55 PM
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MAVTV 500 Post-Event Infractions, Manufacturer Championship Points Update


INDYCAR announced the following post-event infractions and manufacturer championship points updates from the MAVTV 500, which was held June 27 at Auto Club Speedway:

Verizon IndyCar Series driver Will Power was fined $25,000 and placed on probation for the remainder of the 2015 season for violating Rule 9.3.1 (Improper Conduct) and Rule 9.3.1.8 (Improper Conduct; using improper, profane, or disparaging language or gestures in reference to any Official).

The No. 15 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing entry was fined $10,000 ($5,000 suspended) for violating Rule 7.10.1.2 (Pit Safety Violation; leaving pit with equipment attached to the car - fuel hose). Additionally, a crew member for the team was placed on probation for three races for violating Rule 7.10.1.2 (Pit Safety Violation; leaving pit with equipment attached to car - fuel hose).


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2015 IndyCar Q&A: CEO Mark Miles
Posted by: ASkyler on Wednesday, July 01, 2015 - 07:53 PM
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2015 IndyCar Q&A: CEO Mark Miles


Mark Miles, CEO of Hulman & Co., the parent of INDYCAR and Indianapolis Motor Speedway, was the guest on the INDYCAR media teleconference to discuss the Verizon IndyCar Series to date, last weekend's exciting MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway and ongoing development of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule.

Q. We are just past the midway point of the season with only five races remaining in the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series calendar. How would you assess the year so far?

MARK MILES: I think of it first from a fan's perspective, and I think we're hitting more than we're missing. I think the racing has been even more competitive and compelling, perhaps, than the high standard set last year and in previous years.

Everybody probably knows eight winners in 11 events. I think we had historic events in Indianapolis, and even last weekend in Fontana. Attendance is the tale of two situations, where it's been flat or up a little or up a lot in about half of the events. I think St. Pete and Long Beach were near their recent or historic highs, and even the Indianapolis 500 race was up a bit. And then there is the other half, which I think have been affected in no small part by weather.


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Post-Race Press Conference - Tony Kanaan
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, June 28, 2015 - 08:57 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Post-Race Press Conference - Tony Kanaan


THE MODERATOR: We'll go ahead and begin today's Verizon IndyCar Series post‑race press conference. We're pleased to be joined by our second‑place finisher Tony Kanaan. Tony finished second at Texas this year. This is his 74th top‑three finish, his third in 2015. You were up front for almost the entire race. Talk a little bit about your thoughts on the race and just the atmosphere out there. It seemed like a very exciting race.

TONY KANAAN: Yeah, exciting for you guys, that's for sure. A little crazy for us, but yeah, I tried to stay in the front all day just to try to stay out of trouble. It was a little bit of a closer race than we expected to be, but at the end, I think we all survived. A long day, very stressful, and fortunately we ended up under the yellow. We tried not to, so for the fans who would like to see a checkered flag under the green, but we tried; we red flag it with five to go and went back to green with three to go.

All in all, not a bad result, but obviously we came up a little short.


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race - Recap
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, June 28, 2015 - 08:53 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race - Recap


An Indy car record 80 lead changes among 14 drivers culminated in a dramatic victory for American Graham Rahal in the MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway. The victory was the second of Rahal's career and ended a 124-race winless drought dating to 2008 in St. Petersburg - the longest gap between race wins for a driver in Indy car history.

The 80 lead changes during the 250-lap event surpassed the previous Indy car record of 73 set at Auto Club Speedway in November 2001.

Rahal, driving the No. 15 Mi-Jack Honda for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, won under caution as the cars driven by Ryan Briscoe and Ryan Hunter-Reay made contact battling for position coming to the white flag. The final restart was set up after a red flag was displayed on Lap 245 of 250 on the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway oval after contact between the No. 1 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet driven by Will Power and the No. 14 ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing Honda of Takuma Sato on the frontstretch.


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race - Saturday Notebook
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, June 28, 2015 - 08:52 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race - Saturday Notebook


Jay Leno Receives Two-seater Ride from 'Hero' Mario Andretti

Mario Andretti had just the mode of transportation that Jay Leno was looking for. The comedian and former late-night talk show host received a ride the Honda "Fastest Seat in Sports" two-seat Indy car on the Auto Club Speedway oval with "my racing hero" at the wheel.

The segment - along with Andretti visiting Leno's Big Dog Garage and taking a few automobiles out for a spin - will be included in an episode of "Jay Leno's Garage" this autumn.


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race - Quotes
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, June 28, 2015 - 08:52 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race - Quotes


GRAHAM RAHAL (No. 15 Mi-Jack Honda, race winner): "You don't know how good this feels. It's been so long coming; it's awesome. Went we went back to 16th, I was definitely a little worried there. I knew my car was really good. It wasn't the quickest up front. I struggled when I got to the front to be as fast as the Chevys, but those last couple of laps worked. I hung onto the bottom line. I'm just proud of these guys. The fans say, 'Graham's just driving different' but it's not me. It's these guys right here that make things happen. I couldn't be more honored and thankful to have a group like this. I feel like Steak 'n Shake is kind of our good luck charm because they came on board and things turned around and D-A Lubricant as well. It's great to bring them this result. I think I was going four wide and thinking, 'Man I haven't been four wide in six or seven years.' It makes you nervous, for sure. You trust the guys. When you're running up front, you're hoping you're with all the best guys. I was racing with (Tony) Kanaan and (Scott) Dixon and (Will) Power, and then (Ryan) Hunter-Reay a lot, so to trust those around you helps a lot. It was a hairy race. I feel like this year we have been knocking on the door a lot. We've been so close and I feel like we deserved it before but hadn't gotten it yet, so to get this one feels unbelievable."


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race Results - Rahal, Honda Win!
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 07:52 PM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Race Results - Rahal, Honda Win!


By Mike Sulka

In front of 20,000, Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar driver Graham Rahal and his No. 15 Honda has won a thrilling MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. For Rahal, it is his first IndyCar win of the season, and second of his IndyCar career.

It was an all-time record for lead changes with 80, which broke the previous record of 73 - also at Fontana in 2001.

Rahal would take the lead on the low side of the track with two laps to go. As the pack approached the finish line, Ryan Hunter-Reay would slide down and collect Ryan Briscoe. The two cars would dig into the grass flipping Briscoe into the air creating a wild ride. Both drivers would exit the cars on their own power as the race ended under a yellow/checker flag.

Tony Kanaan and his No. 10 Chevrolet would finish second in the wild melee to the checkers. Kanaan collected his third podium of the year and 68th of his IndyCar career. It was also his 74th career podium in major open-wheel racing.

Marco Andretti and his No. 27 Honda would complete the podium and get his second podium of the year.

Juan Pablo Montoya and his No. 2 Chevrolet was fourth followed by Sage Karam who would finish fifth. Montoya continues to lead the championship fight by 46 points over Will Power.

Simon Pagenaud led from Pole to start the race, but was quickly overcome by the rest of the top IndyCars with the lead swapping back-and-forth between multiple cars until the halfway point.

On Lap 136, Helio Castroneves would indicate that Graham Rahal would squeeze him from the top of the track. Castroneves would lift, with the trailing cars of Ryan Briscoe and Will Power sandwiching the Brazilian. Briscoe would make contact and IndyCar officials would set him straight with a drive-through penalty - although it looked more like a racing incident than a deliberate chop.

The only good news from the incident was that Castroneves car did slide across the track rear first and stayed on the ground. It appeared to be a good test of the aero changes inspired by IndyCar officials following several airborne incidents at Indianapolis Motor Speedway preparing for the Indianapolis 500.

Racing would resume on Lap 151 and continue until Lap 157 when Ed Carpenter would lose the air over his front wing while running behind Juan Pablo Montoya, and slid up into his unsuspecting CFH Racnig teammate Josef Newgarden. Both cars would end the race in the wall. Both drivers would exit their cars on their own power, and walk away from the incident.

The third yellow flag of the race would be caused by the Rahal Letterman Lanigan pitcrew. The re-fueler withdrew the fuel probe, the right front tyre changer gave Graham Rahal the sign he could go. The re-fueler then plunged the fuel probe back into the IndyCar, where it stuck as the hose broke away as designed leaving fuel throughout the pit box. Derrick Walker confirmed their would be a penalty for the team, but not a competition penalty.

The fourth yellow came out for debris after Scott Dixon got into the back of Carlos Munoz. After the restart, a wild battle at the front broke out.

Caution five was the result of the hard fighting. Takuma Sato would wiggle on the main straight, seemingly regain control before pin-balling off Scott Dixon and knock Will Power into the wall with 10 laps to go. Sato would hit second, but definitely hardest as his momentum battered his IndyCar.

The race was red flagged with 5 laps to go.

The accident would turn political as Penske Boss Tim Cindric would lament "pack racing" since he believed that the IndyCar series committed to eliminate pack racing after Dan Wheldon's death at Las Vegas in 2011. Team Owner and legendary driver AJ Foyt would follow-up saying, "At least they are racing. That's what I like about racing, when you can race, you can race." Team owner Sam Schmidt would join the chorus of praise saying, "It definitely has to be exciting for the fans, and the people watching on TV. This is a hell of a race."

Next up, the IndyCar series will be Milwaukee in two weeks.

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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Starting Line-up & Race Preview
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 07:26 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Starting Line-up & Race Preview



Tony Kanaan is our pick for the win today!

Tony Kanaan is our pick for the win today!
Credit: PaddockTalk / Paul Hurley



By Mike Sulka

Looking for a fast, yet scenic track. Look no further than Fontana! The IndyCar series has been racing on the 2.0-mile D shaped oval in Fontana, California (California / Auto Club Speedway) since 2002. The first open-wheel event was a CART race - in 1997 - which was won by Mark Blundell in a Reynard / Mercedes.

Did we mention Fontana was fast ? The fastest Pole lap closed-course qualifying lap was set by Gil de Ferran at 241.428 mph. The fastest open-wheel 400-mile race ever was at Fontana. The 207.151 mph average was set in 2003 by Sam Hornish Jr in a Dallara / Chevrolet.

While the cars have been slowed down, the track is still capable of putting up record results.

Overall, there have been 13 open-wheel races at the track. Six times by CART with Jimmy Vasser as the only two-time winner (1998, 2002), and seven times by IndyCar with Sam Hornish Jr the only two-time winner (2002, 2003).

The race has been won from Pole twice including two of the last four events at the track. So that's good news for Simon Pagenaud who will start from Pole tonight. Helio Castroneves will also start on the front row. The race has been won twice from the second starting position in 13 attempts. Overall, the race has been won from fourth or higher eight out of 13 times. Thus, keep an eye on Marco Andretti and Ed Carpenter who start third and fourth respectively.

Its good to qualify well at Fontana.

Tony Kanaan will start sixth today, he won the 2014 event. In fact, Kanaan has finished in the top-five five times in six races. Plus, he was quick at Indianapolis Motor Speedway earlier in the year.

As a result, we are picking Kanaan for the win. But keep an eye on Juan Pablo Montoya who won the 2015 Indianapolis 500, he lines up fifth.

Enjoy tonight's 500-miler! It is sure to be another 500-mile thriller!

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2015 Fontana 500: Watch IndyCar Race LIVE Streaming, Weather & TV Schedule
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 07:10 AM
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2015 Fontana 500: Watch IndyCar Race LIVE Streaming, Weather & TV Schedule


By PaddockTalk.com Staff Writers

Today is round 11 of the 2015 IndyCar season on the 2.0-mile oval at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. The 500-mile race coverage begins 4 PM ET and runs until 8 PM. The race will be shown LIVE on NBCSN. Simon Pagenaud is the pole sitter after qualifying up front on Friday.

Today's options to enjoy the race includes LIVE streaming, live-timing and scoring, and more!

You can follow IndyCar streaming audio of on-track activity at indycar.com.

For LIVE TV, the NBCSN network begins coverage today at 4 PM ET and runs until 8 PM. The green flag set to wave at 4:36 PM.

As for the rest of your options, you can check out live-timing. IndyCar.com is the best place for LIVE timing and scoring... racecontrol.indycar.com.

To listen live on your Verizon Android devices, Text Indy to 3406

There will be no LIVE video streaming, so if you can't find a TV with broadcast television, you'll have to resort to contraband streaming sites.

On Twitter, use the tag @IndyCar (#IndyCar), @ACSupdates (#MAVTV500)

The weather is going to have temperatures in the low-90s F at the start. There is no chance of rain.

Enjoy today's IndyCar race!

Stay tuned to paddocktalk.com for all of your IndyCar racing results, updates and coverage!


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2015 Fontana Q&A: IndyCar Post-Qualifying Press Conference
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 02:46 AM
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2015 Fontana Q&A: IndyCar Post-Qualifying Press Conference


THE MODERATOR: We are joined by Helio Castroneves, who will be starting second in tomorrow's race, started from pole three times here at Auto Club Speedway, with a best finish of 5th. Helio, you have seen success here in qualifying. What do you think makes this track so challenging?

HELIO CASTRONEVES: Well, there are so many things, actually. You know, I was happy with the AAA Chevy car, the performance was consistent. To do two laps exactly the same just shows that the car is good and also it's very consistent. Now the challenge is the temperature.

There is obviously ‑‑ it's slippery when it gets very hot and becoming very challenging when you ‑‑ even when you have like several lanes to go, the car sometimes just wants to go one way, and that's the biggest one, trying to find new lines without having any huge moments.

Q. For anyone of you, number one, I haven't heard mention of the seam so far in the track; is that any trouble this year? And second how are the aero kits performing at this track?

HELIO CASTRONEVES: Well, I didn't have a chance ‑‑ I didn't want to go to the seam because I know they are tough here, especially when they're hot. But I think it's been this way for many, many years already. Certainly the bump that they used to have in the back straight, I think, a few years ago after they grind it was becoming better.


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar - Friday Notebook
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 02:44 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar - Friday Notebook


Dixon's Car Livery Inspiring People to Get Moving

Dixon is carrying a special orange and black livery on his No. 9 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet this weekend to promote Unilever's Degree brand and the Degree Get Moving Challenge. The #GetMoving program challenges consumers for six weeks starting July 1 with fitness activities ranging from cardio kickboxing to full-sprint workouts.


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Qualifying - Quotes
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 02:43 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Qualifying - Quotes


SIMON PAGENAUD (No. 22 Penske Truck Rental Chevrolet, Verizon P1 Award winner): "It's good. We've been working really hard on the No. 22 Penske Truck Rental Chevrolet Team - it's a brand new team. It's gelling really well and I'm super happy to get a superspeedway pole. It's an amazing feeling. It's a totally different day tomorrow. This (pole) is nice, but frankly, you can win from the back in a 500-mile race. Lots of traffic tomorrow and it's going to be important to keep your tires underneath you. Being able to run in different lanes and being smart in traffic is going to be key. And obviously there is going to be a lot of pit stops, too - so there's a lot for tomorrow, but I'm just going to take this tonight and enjoy it."


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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Qualifying Results
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 02:42 AM
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2015 Fontana: IndyCar Qualifying Results


Simon Pagenaud earned his second career Indy car pole and first on an oval in leading a Team Penske sweep of the front row for the MAVTV 500 with a two-lap average speed of 218.952 mph at the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway.

Pagenaud, driving the No. 22 Penske Truck Rental Chevrolet, topped teammate Helio Castroneves' 2014 pole-winning average speed of 218.540 mph and will start on the front row for the third consecutive Verizon IndyCar Series race. Castroneves qualified second with a two-lap average speed of 218.734 mph in the No. 3 Auto Club of Southern California Chevrolet.

It is the fifth consecutive race that Team Penske entries have occupied the front row.

"Thanks to my crew for the preparations and it's exciting to get a superspeedway pole," said Pagenaud, who is in his first season with Team Penske. "Qualifying is one thing. It's a reward for performance. We have a 500-mile race and hopefully I can reward the team for its hard work. It's a brand new team that is gelling really well.

"This (pole) is nice, but frankly you can win from the back in a 500-mile race like (Juan Pablo) Montoya did (in the Indianapolis 500). Being able to run in different lanes and being smart in traffic is going to be key."

Marco Andretti, whose two-lap average speed of 217.797 mph in the No. 27 Snapple Andretti Autosport Honda was third best of the 22 qualifiers, posted his highest qualifying result since securing the pole for the July 2013 race at Pocono Raceway.

"We maximized everything in qualifying, and I'm really happy with the race car for the long race. That's the important thing," said Andretti, who won the pole for the 2012 race at Auto Club Speedway.

CFH Racing co-owner/driver Ed Carpenter, who has finished first, second and third in the past three races at Auto Club Speedway, qualified on the outside of Row 2 (217.666 mph) in the No. 20 Fuzzy's Vodka Chevrolet.

Pagenaud won his first Verizon P1 Award on June 28, 2014, at Houston. He has qualified in the top five in 10 of the 11 Verizon IndyCar Series races this season. Pagenaud also qualified on the front row for the 99th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race and the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway.

Montoya, the Verizon IndyCar Series championship points leader who is seeking to complete a career Triple Crown of 500-mile race victories at Pocono Raceway, Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Auto Club Speedway, qualified fifth at 217.250 mph in the No. 2 PPG Automotive Refinish Team Penske Chevrolet.

Montoya will share Row 3 with defending race winner Tony Kanaan, who posted a two-lap average of 217.184 mph. Scott Dixon, runner-up to teammate Kanaan in the MAVTV 500 last August, matched his teammate's qualification speed average 217.184 mph and will start seventh.

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Team Reports
· 2015 Fontana: Chevrolet IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 28, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 28, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 28, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: CFH Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 28, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: KVSH Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 28, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Schmidt Peterson IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 28, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: CFH Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 27, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 27, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Schmidt Peterson Motorsports IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 27, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: KVSH Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 27, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 27, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Chevrolet IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 27, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: KVRT & KVSH Racing IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 26, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 24, 2015)
· 2015 Fontana: CFH Racing IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 24, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: BHA Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 16, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Rising Star Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 16, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: CFH Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 15, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: KVRT/KVSH Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 15, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 15, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 15, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Schmidt Peterson Motorsports IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 15, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Schmidt Peterson Motorsports IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 14, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: CFH Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 14, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Kvrt And Kvsh Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 14, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 14, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 14, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Practice Recap (Jun 13, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Practice Recap (Jun 13, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: KVRT & KVSH Racing IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 12, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: BHA Racing IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 12, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Scott Dixon IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 10, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Rising Star Racing IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 10, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 10, 2015)
· 2015 Toronto: CFH Racing IndyCar Race Preview (Jun 10, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: KVRT/KVSH Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 07, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: BHA IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 07, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Schmidt Peterson Motorsports IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 07, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 07, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 07, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: CFH Racing IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 07, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Chevrolet IndyCar Race Recap (Jun 07, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: CFH Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 06, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Kvrt And Kvsh Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 06, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 06, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Qualifying Recap (Jun 06, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: KVRT & KVSH Racing IndyCar Race Race Preview (Jun 05, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: BHA Racing IndyCar Race Race Preview (Jun 05, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Tony Kanaan IndyCar Race Race Preview (Jun 03, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: Tristan Vautier IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 03, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: CFH Racing IndyCar Race Race Preview (Jun 03, 2015)
· 2015 Texas: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race Race Preview (Jun 03, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: Chevrolet IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: BHA IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: KVRT/KVSH Racing IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: CFH Racing IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: Schmidt Peterson Motorsports IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit II: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Race Two Recap (Jun 01, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Chevrolet IndyCar Race One Recap (May 31, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Carlos Munoz IndyCar Race One Recap (May 31, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Kvsh Racing IndyCar Race One Recap (May 31, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: CFH IndyCar Race One Recap (May 31, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Race One Recap (May 31, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Schmidt Peterson Motorsports IndyCar Race One Recap (May 31, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Rahal Letterman Lanigan IndyCar Race One Recap (May 31, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: CFH Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (May 30, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Kvrt And Kvsh Racing IndyCar Qualifying Recap (May 30, 2015)
· 2015 Detroit: Andretti Autosport IndyCar Qualifying Recap (May 30, 2015)


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