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  1. Dixon top as Mid-Ohio's unofficial lap record falls againRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Motorsport.com

    Scott Dixon led a group of five cars under the 64-second barrier at Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course during third practice for Sunday's Honda Indy 200. The #9 Chip Ganassi Racing-Chevrolet flew around the track in 63.7244sec, an average speed of 127.562mph of the 2.258-mile course.

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  2. Rahal: "It's an uphill battle on a one-car team"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Graham Rahal has admitted that this year Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing is paying the price of running a single-car team against Team Penske and Chip Ganassi Racing. Last year's Mid-Ohio winner, who was fourth fastest and top Honda in Friday practice, said that he would love to have an experienced teammate with whom to share data and ideas.

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  3. 2016 Mid-Ohio: Graham Rahal IndyCar Practice RecapRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    15 Steak 'n Shake Dallara/Honda/Firestone: 'It was difficult to get the Steak 'n Shake car to improve this morning. We tested here last week and came back and it was a whole different beast to drive.

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  4. 2016 Mid-Ohio: Sebastien Bourdais IndyCar Practice RecapRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Sebastien Bourdais Practice Summary: Sebastien Bourdais, in the No. 11 Team HYDROXYCUT - KVSH Racing Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone machine, opened the first day of practice for Sunday's Honda Indy 200 ninth on the speed charts after the 75-minute morning session.

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  5. Will Power looks to add to win tally at Mid-OhioRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    Will Power knows exactly where he stands heading into the Honda Indy 200 on Sunday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The winner of three of the last four races, Power is second in the season standings - 47 points behind Team Penske teammate Simon Pagenaud, and 27 ahead of fellow teammate Helio Castroneves.

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  6. 2016 Mid-Ohio: IndyCar Practice Two Results - Power FastestRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Like a hound on the hunt, Will Power continues aggressively chasing down the prey in the Verizon IndyCar Series. The Team Penske driver paced the field in practice today for The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, running what would be a record pace in the process.

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  7. Should F1 Abandon Halo Cockpit-Safety Concept After Strategy Group Decision?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    As Formula One assessed the pros and cons of the halo concept in the early months of 2016, the most compelling debate to take place concerning increased cockpit safety was the argument Lewis Hamilton had with himself. Or, put another way, the world champion's internal struggle to ignore his natural racing driver's instincts and bring himself to accept the arrival of a device that, deep down, he knew would be for the greater good.

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  8. 2016 Mid-Ohio Q&A: IndyCar - Team PenskeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    WILL POWER, NO. 12 VERIZON TEAM PENSKE CHEVROLET: ON HIS STRATEGY FOR FINAL RACES OF SEASON IN HUNT FOR CHAMPIONSHIP: "Yes, win them all.

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  9. Power sets fastest ever lap of Mid-OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Will Power went quickest in second practice and set an unofficial track record, with the fastest lap in the history of the Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course. The #12 Team Penske-Chevrolet lapped in 64.1962sec, an average speed of 126.624mph around the 2.258-mile course.

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  10. Indy 500 Pole Sitter Getting Ready For Mid OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    Lexington, Ohio. Indy 500 pole sitter James Hinchcliffe hopes last week's third place finish in his hometown of Toronto, Canada is a springboard to even better things at this Sunday's Honda Indy 200 of Mid-Ohio.

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  11. Dixon fastest in first practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Five-time Mid-Ohio winner Scott Dixon topped first practice for Sunday's Honday Indy 200, as Chip Ganassi Racing and Team Penske dominated the top positions. Dixon's Chip Ganassi Racing-Chevrolet lapped the 2.258-mile course in 64.4491sec, an average speed of 126.127sec, beating the Team Penske-Chevys of Will Power and Juan Pablo Montoya by 0.12 and 0.15sec respectively.

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  12. Ride along with Elton Alexander as he tours Mid-Ohio at 140 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is unlike most circuits on the IndyCar series in that it is a 2.4-mile, 15-turn permanent road course, able to hold races for everything from motorcycles to trucks, with sports cars, IndyCars and NASCAR Xfinity in between. It's also a popular site for engine and tire tests.

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  13. IndyCar 2016: No surprise Scott Dixon fastest on first day at Mid-OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Cleveland.com

    If anybody is going to break up the vice grip Team Penske has on the 2016 IndyCar championship, it will likely be Scott Dixon, and it will likely start happening this weekend at the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. "It's always been a place we run well at,'' Dixon said Friday after posting the fastest practice lap of the day at 126.127 mph.

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  14. Just Close The Damn Cockpit AlreadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    Red Bull's aeroscreen, one of two open-ish proposed designs for better F1 cockpit protection. Photo credit: Getty Images The contingent of teams that make up the Formula One Strategy Group recently shelved plans to introduce a head-protecting device around the cars' cockpits until at least 2018.

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  15. 2016 Mid-Ohio: Sebastien Bourdais IndyCar Race PreviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    KVSH Racing driver Sebastien Bourdais is coming off a strong weekend in Toronto, Canada. He was at the top of the speed charts in three of the four practice sessions, qualified a season-high tying fifth and finished seventh.

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  16. IMSA News Roundup: July 28, 2016Read the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    There's a logjam atop the list of leading winners in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. While Dane Cameron entered the year atop the list of career victories with seven, he now has plenty of company at the top.

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  17. IndyCar racing | Rahal ups ante with Ohio State Buckeyes-inspired race suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Graham Rahal debuted an Ohio State stylized helmet for the IndyCar race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course last year, and talk about instant karma, he drove to his third career victory. "This year we decided to take it a little further," the New Albany native and devout Buckeyes fan said as he prepared for this weekend's IndyCar return to Mid-Ohio in Lexington.

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  18. F1 makes drivers wait for Halo as Bernie Ecclestone promises 'something better'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Andover Advertiser

    Formula One's power brokers have voted against introducing the Halo for next season in a move that could spark a row with the sport's drivers. Sebastian Vettel, the four-time world champion, had earlier claimed it would be ''stupid'' to veto the cockpit head protection system from becoming mandatory.

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  19. Sebastian Vettel says snub for Halo would be a 'stupid' move for Formula OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Football.co.uk

    Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel has demanded Formula One's power brokers vote through the Halo and said a decision to block the controversial cockpit head protection system would be "stupid". Formula One's strategy group, which consists of the sport's teams, as well as chief executive Bernie Ecclestone and FIA president Jean Todt, met in Geneva on Thursday to determine whether the Halo should be given the green light for next season.

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  20. World Endurance Championship: Scot Ryan Dalziel gets podium finish at the NurburgringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Record

    Ryan Dalziel and co-drivers power through the field at the Nordschleife to take third place in the WEC LMP 2 series while a fire in the pits shattered Marino Franchitti's drive for glory in the GTE. THE World Endurance Championship moved to the Nurburgring last week, where Porsche topped the podium followed by Audi in the LMP1 cars.

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