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Five Races in Fifteen Days for IndyCar Drivers

by Luis Torres     @TheLTFiles   Saturday’s GMR Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course may be the second round of the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series season, but it’s the start of the busiest month for the drivers and race teams. Due to the rescheduling of the now 14-round ...

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Indy 500 to Run With 50 Percent Capacity Crowd

by Luis Torres     @TheLTFiles   The Indianapolis Motor Speedway confirmed Friday that the 104th Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge will be limited to 50% attendance. Track president J. Douglas Boles stated that with COVID-19 postponing the race from May 24 to August 23 and the unknown of having max capacity ...

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Indy Lights Teams Stuck in Limbo for 2020

by Luis Torres     @TheLTFiles  From an outsider’s perspective who’s looking to add the Road to Indy on my stacked media plate. The racing ladder is quite arguably the best racing has to offer with Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires being the final step before reaching the NTT IndyCar ...

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Foyt Team Tackling Challenges Ahead of IndyCar Opener

by Luis Torres     @TheLTFiles  Back in the full-time saddle in the NTT IndyCar Series will be Charlie Kimball, who’ll be running a whole campaign in A.J. Foyt Racing’s No. 4 Novo Nordisk Chevrolet after only competing in just seven races for Carlin in 2019. Kimball’s tenure with Foyt begins ...

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Jack Harvey Ready to Get the Season Started

by Luis Torres     @TheLTFiles The long awaited full-season effort by Meyer Shank Racing and British driver Jack Harvey will finally come into fruition this Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway as he’ll hit the 1.5-mile oval for the first time in his NTT IndyCar Series career. Although there’s some excitement ...

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VeeKay Looking Forward to Getting Season Underway

by Luis Torres     @TheLTFiles When the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series campaign finally gets going, the battle for Rookie of the Year honors will be among the biggest angles fans will follow. Among the rookie contenders this year is last season’s Indy Lights runner-up Rinus VeeKay of the Netherlands, who’ll ...

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The Racing World Turns to eSports During Pandemic Crisis

By Seth Eggert                       @MotorsportRev   With the motorsports world sidelined due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the world of eSports has risen to the occasion. NASCAR already had two active eSports divisions, the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series and the eNASCAR iRacing ...

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Avoiding the Sophomore Jinx: IndyCar’s Second Year Drivers

by Frank Santoroski                    @seveng1967   The 2019 NTT IndyCar Series featured one of the more stellar rookie classes in quite some time, and the crop of rookies coming up this season also promises to impress. While the new kids get their feet ...

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Houff and Poole Take Different Approach Towards Rookie Cup Season

by Luis Torres     @TheLTFiles There are six drivers competing in this year’s Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors in the NASCAR Cup Series. To nobody’s surprise, the discussion of who’ll win the award at season’s end have narrowed down to four. Those four are Christopher Bell, Cole Custer, John ...

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Who is Scott McLaughlin?

by Frank Santoroski                    @seveng1967  The NTT IndyCar Series has a rookie class stacked full of talent for 2020. The young drivers running the full schedule are likely to have a close points battle to decide Rookie of the Year. There is, ...

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