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Defending champion Josef Newgarden offers insight on 2018 IndyCar performance

Defending champion Josef Newgarden offers insight on 2018 IndyCar performance

In a grand unveiling at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the Verizon IndyCar Series pulled out all the stops they had in an effort to market their
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Leena Gade joins Schmidt Peterson to become first female lead engineer in IndyCar

Leena Gade joins Schmidt Peterson to become first female lead engineer in IndyCar

With news breaking early in the morning, history was made today as Schmidt Peterson Motorsports announced that British racing engineer, Leena Gade, would join the organization to lead James Hinchcliffe's
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IndyCar Flashback: 1978 California 500

IndyCar Flashback: 1978 California 500

The 500-mile race has been synonymous with open-wheel racing in America for over a century, with the Indianapolis 500 being the most notable event of them all. IndyCar racing has seen
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IndyCar Round-Up for January 15, 2018

IndyCar Round-Up for January 15, 2018

With a week in line with the busyness this offseason, the IndyCar world continued to roll along since our last Round-Up on January 5.  While there were some exciting announcements
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Dan Gurney: A Motorsport Maverick

Dan Gurney: A Motorsport Maverick

On Sunday, January 18, 2018, the auto racing world lost one of its pioneers as Dan Gurney passed away at the age of 86. Gurney, the son of a metropolitan opera
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