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  1. Shootout winner Askew aiming for USF2000 title in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... along this path I truly believe he has what it takes to establish a successful career in this sport." Since Jimmy Vasser won the Scholarship in its first year, 1990, the annual program has boosted the fledgling careers of drivers such as Bryan ...

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  2. Chip Ganassi Racing Teams to be Powered by Honda in Verizon IndyCar SeriesRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Chip Ganassi Racing Teams announced today that its Verizon IndyCar Series program will be powered by Honda beginning with the 2017 season as part of a multi-year deal. Honda Performance Development and CGRT have a long history together dating back to 1996 where the two combined to win CGRT's first INDYCAR championship with driver Jimmy Vasser.

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  3. Ganassi switches to Honda power for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... won its first Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) Manufacturers' Championship in 1996; and a Ganassi driver, Jimmy Vasser, won our first CART drivers' title that same year. "The Honda-Ganassi partnership has produced 77 race victories and multiple ...

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  4. Askew, Kirkwood win Team USA ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... in 1990 as a means of assisting talented young American drivers at an early stage in their careers. A young Jimmy Vasser was the first scholarship winner, followed by Bryan Herta in '91. Subsequent winners include Buddy Rice, Charlie Kimball, Josef ...

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  5. Carlin: IndyCar confirmation "still a long way off"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... its US arm, Carlin wasn't prepared to allow more than the fact that he had met KV's owners Kevin Kalkhoven and Jimmy Vasser. "Yeah, I've spoken to Kevin and Jimmy over the course of the season," he said, "and I did at the end of last year, too. Good ...

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  6. INDYCAR: Rossi wins Rookie of the Year, Pagenaud wins titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | The Union

    ... 20th. Pagenaud's final margin was 127 points, the largest points win since Alex Zanardi defeated teammate Jimmy Vasser by 119 points in 1998. "It was pretty realistic considering it was (worth) double points," Power said. "It's just how it flows, ...

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  7. Simon Pagenaud wins 1st IndyCar title in banner Penske yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... 20th. Pagenaud's final margin was 127 points, the largest points win since Alex Zanardi defeated teammate Jimmy Vasser by 119 points in 1998. "It was pretty realistic considering it was (worth) double points," Power said. "It's just how it flows, ...

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  8. Target leaving IndyCar after 27 seasons with Chip GanassiRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2016 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... to leave IndyCar, senior vice president Scott Nygaard rattled off a list of highlights from Target's run: Jimmy Vasser winning Ganassi's first championship, Alex Zanardi adding another two, Juan Pablo Montoya winning Ganassi's first Indianapolis 500 ...

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  9. Target leaving IndyCar after 27 seasons with Chip GanassiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | The Daily Republic

    ... to leave IndyCar, senior vice president Scott Nygaard rattled off a list of highlights from Target's run: Jimmy Vasser winning Ganassi's first championship, Alex Zanardi adding another two, Juan Pablo Montoya winning Ganassi's first Indianapolis 500 ...

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  10. Target Leaving IndyCar After 27 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... to leave IndyCar, senior vice president Scott Nygaard rattled off a list of highlights from Target's run: Jimmy Vasser winning Ganassi's first championship, Alex Zanardi adding another two, Juan Pablo Montoya winning Ganassi's first Indianapolis 500 ...

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  11. From Le Mans to Road America, a big week for BourdaisRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | KDWN

    ... Mans. "It was important for them to have him on that team because of his experience at Le Mans," KVSH co-owner Jimmy Vasser said. "He brought a lot to that organization because he's been there before." Just like at Road America, the 4-plus mile road ...

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  12. Sebastien Bourdais wins first race at Belle IsleRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Auto Racing Daily

    ... U.S. Vice President, Performance Vehicles and Motorsports. "Teamwork was key. Sebastien drove a great race, Jimmy Vasser, Kevin Kalkhoven and the engineers made the right strategic calls, and the crew executed all race long. Bourdais and Juan Pablo ...

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  13. Stefan Wilson: "Thanks to everyone for their efforts"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... the team and my teammates, I'm going to miss the encouragement of KV Racing team owners Kevin Kalkhoven and Jimmy Vasser. And of course I'm going to miss the prospect of strapping into a 230mph racecar and flying around the greatest racetrack of ...

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  14. 2016 Indianapolis (Indy 500): Stefan Wilson IndyCar Pole Day Qualifying RecapRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    ... long hours at the track to get the car ready and to work on it over the week. I'm thankful to my team owners, Jimmy Vasser and Kevin Kalkhoven for giving me this opportunity, and of course my sponsors, Gap Guard, Driven2SaveLives - Indiana Donor ...

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  15. Stefan Wilson: "We're Indy 500 qualifiers!"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... my home, and has also been a constant reminder of how well-loved Justin was. I'd also like to thank Jimmy Vasser and Kevin Kalkhoven for the opportunity, and to congratulate them on building a fantastic team. KV Racing has done a great job of ...

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  16. Vasser impressed with rookies Brabham and WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    KV Racing co-owner Jimmy Vasser says he likes the attitude shown the team's Indy newbies Stefan Wilson and Matt Brabham, describing them as "pro rookies". Vasser played down the risk of employing two new IndyCar drivers and turning KV into a three-car outfit for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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  17. Racing legends, rookies hope to make 500 historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | TheIndyChannel

    ... 500 in his life. Both are hoping to parlay their Formula 1 backgrounds into success at the Speedway. When Jimmy Vasser isn't nestled in a noisy pit row, he's kicking it in the heart of Napa Valley. Vasser's love of wine started out as a hobby, but ...

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  18. Stefan Wilson: "Monday is the biggest day of my career"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... up to support my efforts. I also owe a huge thank you to KV Racing Technology team owners Kevin Kalkhoven and Jimmy Vasser. It's safe to say they are going to be high up my Christmas Card list forever, because they and Chevrolet have put their faith ...

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  19. Highlights from the 84th running of the Indianapolis 500Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Republic

    WHAT HAPPENED: Chip Ganassi became the first CART owner to cross the picket line and return to the Indianapolis 500 after a four-year absence of marquee teams and drivers. Ganassi fielded cars for Jimmy Vasser and Montoya, who led 167 laps and became the first rookie to go to victory lane since Graham Hill in 1966.

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  20. Watch: IndyCar releases 'IndyCar Chronicles' episode with Tony Kanaan onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... with his former teammates Bryan Herta and Dario Franchitti, as well as former bosses Michael Andretti and Jimmy Vasser. Unfortunately absent from Chronicles is any commentary from Kanaan's current colleagues Scott Dixon, Charlie Kimball and Max ...

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