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  1. IndyCar speeding toward faster times in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Indianapolis Business News

    One of the big storylines for the 2015 IndyCar Series season is taking shape, in the form of speedy new aero kits.

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  2. IndyCar eliminates standing starts in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | USA Today

    IndyCar eliminates standing starts in 2015 Open-wheel series drops Pocono from its double-points slate Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ycra4F The Verizon IndyCar Series has ceased its experiment with standing starts, but series president of competition and operations Derrick Walker hasn't ruled out their return in the future. "There is some development needed with the launch," Walker said Tuesday in a statement released by the series.

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  3. IndyCar drops standing starts as 2015 rules are finalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    IndyCar has announced new regulations for 2015, including the elimination of standing starts, which has been controversial since its implementation. IndyCar's president of competition and operations Derrick Walker said in a release, "Most of the tracks we run on, few meet the space criteria for our cars, which are bigger than most formula cars and there is some development needed with the launch."

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  4. Elves Rappelled from the Rooftop while Santa Zoomed into The World's...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | PRWeb

    Before Santa raced into The Children's Museum of Indianapolis in an Indy Racing Experience two-seat race car driven by 2013 and 2014 Indianapolis 500 Pole sitter Ed Carpenter, elves rappelled four stories from the rooftop. Kids tell all regarding the Top Ten Toys this season and welcome 2015 with a Family-friendly New Year's Eve.Celebration at The World's Largest Children's Museum While Rudolph and his crew are training for the long flight around the world, Santa Claus is turning to one of the world's fastest drivers to lead the way to the world's largest children's museum this holiday season and he has several other surprises in store for good boys and girls of all ages.

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  5. Ask IndyCar Star Josef Newgarden AnythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Jalopnik

    Josef Newgarden is the exact sort of driver that American race teams beg for: An affable young American with actual talent and credentials to back up what he says, not a dump truck full of cash to buy a ride. Josef is one of IndyCar's rising stars, and right now he's here to answer all your motorsports questions.

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  6. Newgarden, Hildebrand Put In Strong Laps Monday In Cfh Racing TestRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Young Verizon IndyCar Series stars Josef Newgarden and J.R. Hildebrand performed impressively Oct. 27 at Barber Motorsports Park in testing runs for the newly formed CFH Racing. The testing session marked the first time the new organization worked as a two-car unit in an environment similar to its 2015 program with the two drivers piloting identical No.

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  7. IndyCar moves Fontana race to June; Long Beach race stays putRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | LA Daily News

    FONTANA >> Southern California will once again be represented twice when the Verizon IndyCar Series announces its 2015 schedule Thursday, with events set for Long Beach and Auto Club Speedway. It has been known for some time the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach has been scheduled for April 17-19.

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  8. IndyCar team owner Sarah Fisher and daughter Zoey. Provided by Sarah Fisher.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    Sarah Fisher's 6 lessons from the race track to life IndyCar pioneer shares lessons on balancing business and family in a male-dominated sport Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1tL6NiG Sarah Fisher's son Danny was born in early June. Fisher and her husband, Andy O'Gara, also have a daughter Zoey, 3. When Fisher burst onto the biggest stage in racing in 2000, she was just the third woman - and at age 19 the youngest - to compete in the Indianapolis 500.

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  9. Curt Cavin: Talking IMS test, Hildebrand and CarpenterRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    Curt Cavin: Talking IMS test, Hildebrand and Carpenter Marcos Ambrose not expected to join Team Penske for the Indianapolis 500 Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1uDzGJz Answer: I'd expect JR to again have a seat at CFH for the 500, but I don't see him being Ed Carpenter's partner in the No. 20 car unless Mike Conway can't fill it.

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  10. Pit Pass: Wheldon karting event loaded with starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    Pit Pass: Wheldon karting event loaded with stars Wheldon's 5-year-old son, Sebastian, will bring field to green flag Saturday at New Castle Motorsports Park Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1s8nTWU Dan Wheldon won a pair of Indianapolis 500s and an IndyCar Series championship. His son will honor him by pacing the field for Saturday's karting event at New Castle Motorsports Park Sebastian Wheldon, the 5-year-old son of two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon, will pace the field for Saturday's Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge at New Castle Motorsports Park.

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  11. 2014 IndyCar Q&A: CFH Racing Chevrolet Announcement for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar SeriesRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    An interview with JIM CAMPBELL, Chevrolet MARK KENT, Chevrolet ED CARPENTER, CFH Racing SARAH FISHER, CFH Racing WINK HARTMAN, CFH Racing JOSEF NEWGARDEN, CFH Racing TOM BLATTLER: Hi, this is Tom Blattler. I wanted to welcome everybody today for the CFH Racing announcement.

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  12. Double the pressure for NHRA competitors this weekend in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Pasadena Star-News

    Talk about pressure. It's double the usual amount this weekend for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series championship field at the AAA NHRA Texas Fall Nationals in Ennis, thanks to last week's postponement of the Countdown opener in North Carolina due to various factors.

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  13. Carpenter/Fisher IndyCar team to run Chevrolet power in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    It wasn't much of a surprise when CFH Racing, comprised of Ed Carpenter, Sarah Fisher and Wink Hartman, announced at their Speedway, IN shops they'll be racing in 2015 with Chevrolet power and aero kits. After all, Sarah Fisher drove Chevrolet equipment in her sprint car and World of Outlaws days and as an IndyCar driver when she earned the first pole for a female driver in 2002 at Kentucky Speedway; Ed Carpenter's three Verizon IndyCar Series wins , together with his two Indianapolis 500 pole positions this year and last have all been with Chevrolet power.

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  14. CFH Racing Picks Chevrolet For 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    Carpenter Fisher Hartman Racing, a partnership between Ed Carpenter, Sarah Fisher and Wink Hartman, will use Chevrolet engines and aero kits when its cars hit the grid for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season. "Being re-introduced to IndyCar program through the new CFH racing organization, I have been extremely impressed with their commitment to the sport," said Fisher, a former IndyCar driver who drove a Chevrolet in 2003.

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  15. Curt Cavin: Is IndyCar progressing or regressing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    Curt Cavin: Is IndyCar progressing or regressing? A.J. Foyt IV is in his fifth season as a Colts scouting assistant Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1s4W9lZ Allison Melangton became one of Indianapolis' most influential sports figures as the head of the Indiana Sports Corp. She was named to a senior position within Hulman Motorsports last week. Question: As an overall outlook of the state of IndyCar, would you say it is regressing, progressing or staying the same? Answer: Progressing.

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  16. IndyCar Stars Highlight Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge On Sept 20Read the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    The Verizon IndyCar Series championship has concluded, but many of INDYCAR's biggest stars have one more race on the schedule this season. The Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge returns on Sept.

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  17. Mike Conway out of Formula E series rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    Mike Conway will not be driving for Jay Penske's Dragon Racing team in the new FIA Formula E Championship. Conway , who won the IndyCar races in Long Beach and Toronto this year driving a partial scheudle for Ed Carpenter racing, was due to participate in the first three races of the all-electric championship but he says a commitment to Toyota Motorsport and their sports car prototype program means he will no longer be able to participate.

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  18. Lewis: Building on the IndyCar positivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Sportsnet.ca

    Now that the 2014 IndyCar season has wrapped up, there are both reasons to celebrate and ask several questions. We praise Will Power for capturing his first series title, the fact that 11 different drivers won races this year and that the overall competition was exciting to watch.

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  19. 2014 Fontana: Chevrolet IndyCar V6 Engine - Did You Know?Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    A Chevrolet has clinched its third consecutive Verizon IndyCar Series Manufacturer Championship with the V6 2.2 liter twin turbocharged direct injected engine o Chevrolet powered drivers have won 11 races through 17 races in the 2014 season o Chevrolet drivers won 13 poles during the 2014 season; the Bowtie Brand led the field to green 14 times as ... (more)

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  20. Parity The Name Of The IndyCar GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    Ed Carpenter leads a pack of cars during the Verizon IndyCar Series event at The Milwaukee Mile.

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