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  1. Kiwi IndyCar star Scott Dixon with more boxes to tick before calling time on careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 |

    Kiwi motorsport star Scott Dixon has been back in New Zealand for a holiday, and Friday night's Legends of Speed event in Auckland. South Auckland-raised Dixon completed his 16th season at the top level of American Championship Car Racing in 2016, a period reaping four IndyCar title triumphs, 39 race victories and an Indianapolis 500 win.


  2. IndyCar star Scott Dixon roars back into New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    IndyCar superstar Scott Dixon roared back into New Zealand this week to celebrate a new golden era of Kiwi motorsport. Indianapolis-based Dixon and his glamorous wife Emma Davies joined a glittering gathering at the Legends of Speed event at Auckland's Vector Arena last night .


  3. Race ace Dario Franchitti back behind the wheel ... and this time he is a white van manRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Demand for their Winter Care Shelter - for people who would otherwise be sleeping on the streets - has doubled in two years. He said: "It's distressing to see people having to live on the streets.


  4. Steven Adams: On top of the sporting rich listRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... up around the $1.5m mark. Dixon's income is derived from three streams - his driver's salary for Target Chip Ganassi Racing, a 50 per cent share of prize money and sponsorship/endorsement deals. Among the brands Dixon lends his name to are Oakley ...


  5. This crazy Kiwi is now worth $100mRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... the likes of Powerade. Dixon's income is derived from three streams - his driver's salary for Target Chip Ganassi Racing, a 50 per cent share of prize money and sponsorship/endorsement deals. Among the brands Dixon lends his name to are Oakley and ...


  6. Steven Adams set to take big jump as New Zealand's top sporting earnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Steven Adams' new contract extension with the Oklahoma City Thunder will shoot him to the top of the list of New Zealand's highest sporting earners aS' by quite some margin. Adams and the Thunder have reportedly settled on a four-year US$100 million contract extension , or roughly NZ$35m a year when the new deal kicks in for the 2017-18 season and beyond.


  7. Kanaan: "We're going to raise the bar for Honda"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 |

    Tony Kanaan says that Honda will be the major beneficiaries of Chip Ganassi Racing's switch from Chevrolet next season, but that the move is also good for IndyCar as a whole. The Ganassi team is returning to Honda in 2017 after three years with Chevrolet, in which Kanaan's teammate Scott Dixon won the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series championship.


  8. Talking the good and bad of racing technology with Stefan JohanssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Ars Technica

    From the Formula One paddock to IndyCar pit lane and the temples of international sports car racing, Stefan Johansson is one of the most successful and respected racing drivers of all time. Johansson spent 11 years in Formula One, driving for giants including Ferrari and McLaren alongside teammates like Alain Prost and Michele Alboreto and against competitors including Ayrton Senna.


  9. IndyCar finale at Sears PointRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Community Voice

    Two Team Penske drivers still have a chance at winning the championship, Simon Pagenaud leads Will Power by 43 points. For the second year in a row, Sonoma Raceway will host the last race of the Indy Car season and will offer double points for the racers.


  10. Bathgate racer Sebastian Melrose hopes to replicate godfather Dario...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Daily Record

    The 18-year-old has been climbing the rankings during his three seasons at Formula Ford and has his sights set on a career in the sport. Bathgate racer Seb Melrose is hoping to follow in the footsteps of his godfather Dario Franchitti and reach the top of the sport.


  11. Penske puzzled by Ganassi's Honda switchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 |

    Roger Penske, whose team scooped 10 wins in the 16-race Verizon IndyCar Series this year, has said he's surprised by Chip Ganassi switching his team to Honda power for 2017. Ganassi announced in October 2013, on the eve of Scott Dixon's third IndyCar title, it would be switching from the Honda Performance Development units to the Ilmor-built Chevrolets.


  12. 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.


  13. IndyCar: Ganassi returns to HondaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Auto Racing Daily

    A successful pairing is back together again. Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, which has won nine Indy car championships powered by Honda engines, has signed a multiyear deal to work with the manufacturer again for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season and beyond.


  14. Ganassi's IndyCar team moves to Honda next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | USA Today

    Honda Performance Development added a new stalwart as it attempts to close a sizable IndyCar performance gap with competitor Chevrolet. Chip Ganassi Racing announced Friday that it would switch manufacturers in a multi-year deal beginning next season, adding four-time series champion Scott Dixon to the Honda camp.


  15. Chevrolet "definitely disappointed" by Ganassi departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 |

    Jim Campbell Chevrolet's U.S. Vice President of Performance Vehicles and Motorsports has admitted that Chip Ganassi Racing's switch to Honda power for next year disappoints him. The Ganassi-Honda deal , which was announced this morning but is believed to have been signed at the penultimate race of the season in the first week of September, sees Chip's team return to the manufacturer with which it is most closely associated in IndyCar.


  16. Local fans gear for Saturday's Petit Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Times

    A steady flow of fans trickled up to the ticket windows. Once inside, they walked the paddock areas seeking autographs from their favorite drivers.


  17. IMSA Petit Le Mans notebook: Race to feature traffic, big namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | AutoWeek

    Among the entries at Petit Le Mans is the historic DeltaWing, making its final WeatherTech Championship appearance. There are also big-name IndyCar drivers taking part, from current series champion Simon Pagenaud to Scott Dixon.


  18. Racing ace Dario Franchitti posts cute image of baby daughter behind the wheel of PorscheRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | The Daily Record

    THE 43-year-old Scot and three-time Indianapolis 500 winner joked "Dad... can I borrow the car please?" as he showed off a snap of his first child on Instagram. The doting dad, and three-time Indianapolis 500 winner, showed off a snap of his first child yesterday to his 20,000 Instagram followers.


  19. Honda: "IndyCar's 2018 engine-led formula is attractive"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 |

    Honda Performance Development's president, Art St. Cyr says that IndyCar reverting to a common aero package in 2018 is better for Honda but also, more importantly, better for the series as a whole. Since manufacturer-designed aerokits were introduced for the start of the 2015 season, Honda has beaten Chevrolet to victory in just 25 percent of the races, while in the three seasons before that - since the 2.2-liter twin-turbo V6s were introduced - HPD's winning average was 37 percent.


  20. Two New Books For Hot RoddersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Hot Rod Magazine

    The Linda Vaughn book is a fascinating look at motorsports itself, featuring behind-the-scenes views of those both participating in all of the racing arenas, be it Indy, drag racing, NASCAR, and more. There is also behind-the-scenes information you may or may not have heard of revealed through Linda's involvement with promotion, marketing, and advertising in all motorsports.