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  1. Vasser, KV Racing shut down IndyCar team after 14 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Indianapolis Business News

    Former CART champion Jimmy Vasser has shut down his IndyCar team after 14 years and seven victories, including the 2013 Indianapolis 500.

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  2. NFL bars Kelly from combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Thomasville Times

    Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly's past troubles are the reasons the NFL revoked his invitation to the league's scouting combine. A person familiar with the league's decision told The Associated Press that Kelly is barred from participating in the event because of charges stemming from a fight outside a Buffalo nightclub and for being dismissed by Clemson.

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  3. Vasser, KV Racing shut down IndyCar team after 14 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    FILE - In this May 27, 2013, file photo, Tony Kanaan, of Brazil, center, poses with car owners Jimmy Vasser, left, and Kevin Kalkhoven during the tradition photo session for the winner of the Indianapolis 500 auto race ... INDIANAPOLIS - Former CART champion Jimmy Vasser has shut down his IndyCar team after 14 years and seven victories, including the 2013 Indianapolis 500. KV Racing Technology, owned by Australian businessman Kevin Kalkhoven and Vasser, announced the long-rumored move Thursday.

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  4. KV Racing confirms closure, equipment sold to JuncosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Motorsport.com

    KV Racing Technology co-owners Kevin Kalkhoven and Jimmy Vasser have confirmed the closure of their racing team after 14 years. The pair sent out a press release, thanking fans and drivers for their support and success.

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  5. IndyCarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | AutoWeek

    After 14 years and a 2013 Indianapolis 500 win, KV Racing Technology is closing its doors and will not field a team in the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season. "I have really enjoyed my time in the series, helping with reunification and, of course, winning The Greatest Spectacle in Racing -- the Indianapolis 500," Kalkhoven, 72, said in a statement.

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  6. IMSA News Roundup: 34 Entries Set for Sebring Test Next WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Paddock Talk

    Steven Cole Smith, IMSA Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The next round of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship is America's oldest professional sports car endurance race, the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida set for Saturday, March 18. And while IMSA competitors are still basking in the glory of a successful season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona last month, they're also ready to get back to business.

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  7. Steak - n Shake stays on board with Rahal for 4 races in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Washington Post

    BROWNSBURG, Ind. - IndyCar driver Graham Rahal will continue to have Steak 'n Shake as his primary sponsor for four races in 2017.

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  8. Steak n Shake stays on board with Rahal for 4 races in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Indianapolis Business News

    IndyCar driver Graham Rahal will continue to have Steak n Shake as his primary sponsor for four races in 2017.

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  9. IndyCar champ Simon Pagenaud knows his cheeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | AutoWeek

    Verizon IndyCar Series driver Simon Pagenaud took quite a unique path to the 2016 series championship - it actually started in the aisle of a French supermarket. Pagenaud's family was not involved in racing.

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  10. Detroit Tigers: Current Nucleus Can Win, Make Playoff Run in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Motor City Bengals

    Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila kept most of the team's veteran core together in the offseason. All things considered, Detroit has a chance to return to the playoffs and make a deep run.

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  11. Top Performing Starting Pitchers of the 2016 Minors, Per the FaBIO Statistical Evaluation SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Minor League Ball

    The 95 pitchers listed a bit further down finished their 2016 minor league campaign at least a standard deviation above their league 's average overall performance for a starting pitcher per my Fielding- and Ballpark-Independent Outcomes statistical evaluation system, while facing at least 300 batters and averaging at least 15 batters faced per game . This FanPost will follow a similar tack as the corresponding FanPost from last offseason did.

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  12. IndyCar Racer & Dancing with the Stars Runner-up James Hinchcliffe joins Like A ProRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | PR Log

    A native of Canada, Hinchcliffe has placed as high as 6th place at the fabled Indianapolis 500. In 2015 he was seriously injured during a practice run at Indianapolis but he made an amazing recovery and returned to the race again in 2016, winning the pole position and ultimately finishing 7th.

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  13. Watch Graham Rahal battle 5 Gs with a GoPro at Phoenix RacewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | AutoWeek

    So Graham Rahal, IndyCar and GoPro teamed up over the weekend to prove this wrong. The 28-year-old carried a special camera on his visor during the open test at Phoenix International Raceway.

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  14. Snowmobile SnoX Race Results and More From Daytona and IndyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Bangor Daily News

    Tame the Track Kids 120 Modified class l to r 3rd place Evan Witham, Levant, race winner older brother Austin Witham, Levant and third place Carter Wiggins, Carmel. After countless hours of preparation and hard work the inaugural Tame the Track SnoX was held as part of the Houlton Moosestompers Weekend.

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  15. Tigers' Justin Wilson wants to slow down for a change in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | MLive.com

    The 29-year-old left-hander has been an effective reliever for four seasons by relying primarily on two pitches -- a blazing fastball and a sharp cutter. Wilson spent the winter at his new offseason home in Texas, working with former Tigers catcher Bryan Holaday at TCU in Fort Worth to build confidence in his change-up and develop a true slider.

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  16. Motorsport: Hildebrand fastest in Phoenix testRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    JR Hildebrand recorded the fastest lap on the final day of IndyCar's pre-season test at Phoenix while Kiwi Scott Dixon was just 11th. Hildebrand, who replaced Josef Newgarden at Ed Carpenter Racing this year, posted a lap of 193.23 mph on the oval circuit.

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  17. 2017 Phoenix: IndyCar Saturday Test QuotesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! SIMON PAGENAUD : "It was great to be back in the PPG Chevrolet. We've had a great test so far.

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  18. Hunter-Reay tops IndyCar's crash-filled test sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Motorsport.com

    Graham Rahal, Takuma Sato and JR Hildebrand all found the wall in the final session of IndyCar's open test at Phoenix International Raceway, but through it all Ryan Hunter-Reay came out top. Rahal had a relatively minor skirmish with the SAFER barrier on the exit of Turn 1 early in the 6-9pm session at Phoenix, but then Sato backed his car in hard exiting Turn 2 , in a shunt similar to that which befell Andretti Autosport teammate Alexander Rossi this morning .

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  19. Rahal impressed with RLLR's revised engineering lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Motorsport.com

    Graham Rahal, who suffered a spin and scrape along the wall in the final session of the Phoenix test, says he's already noticing the technical progress made at Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing-Honda over the winter. Rahal spun through 180 degrees in PIR's Turn 1, grinding along the SAFER barrier and bending the left rear corner of the car.

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  20. Q&A: Haas F1 Team Owner Gene HaasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Sports Media 101

    Motorsports 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Motorsports as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Motorsports 101.

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