IndyCar: JR Hildebrand To Run Full Time With Ed Carpenter Racing In 2017

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After serving as an integral part of the Ed Carpenter Racing organization over the past three years during the Month of May, JR Hildebrand will return to full-time Indy car competition in 2017. The 28-year-old has joined ECR as the driver of the No. 21 Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet for the entirety of the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season.

INDYCAR: Injury Update Released on Newgarden Following Texas Crash

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FORT WORTH, Texas — official series release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — Verizon IndyCar Series driver Josef Newgarden sustained a fractured right clavicle and a small fracture on his right hand in an incident in today’s Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway. Newgarden, driver of the No. 21 Chevrolet for Ed Carpenter Racing, collided with the Honda of Conor Daly of …

INDYCAR: Allison Transmission Holdings to Back Carpenter During Month of May

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INDIANAPOLIS — official team release — ECR photo — Allison Transmission Holdings announced Wednesday that they will sponsor Ed Carpenter Racing for the two Verizon IndyCar Series events at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in May, including the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. Allison will appear on the No. 20 car which will be driven by two-time Indianapolis 500 pole winner and …

INDYCAR: Josef Newgarden Shows He’s a ‘Natural’ During Media Karting Event in Alabama

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — official series release — Shawn Gritzmacher/IndyCar photo — “You’re pretty good for a first-timer; a natural talent.” Those were the words of the public address announcer to Josef Newgarden after the Ed Carpenter Racing driver set the fastest lap times at a media karting race on Monday at Autobahn Indoor Speedway in Bessemer, Ala. Newgarden, who collected …

INDYCAR: Preferred Freezer Services Returns to ECR; Hildebrand to Drive Third Car for Indy 500

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SPEEDWAY, Ind. – official team release — Mark Reed/IndyCar photo — J.R. Hildebrand will join Ed Carpenter Racing in chasing an Indianapolis 500 victory for the third straight year in 2016, as the American driver partners with ECR and Preferred Freezer Services for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 29. Hildebrand will join teammate Josef Newgarden in carrying …

INDYCAR: Ed Carpenter Racing Returns to Verizon IndyCar Series; Alliance With SFHR Dissolved

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SPEEDWAY, Ind. – official team release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — The organization that operated as CFH Racing during the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season will become known as Ed Carpenter Racing (ECR), effective immediately. The team will remain headquartered in its current location at 1255 Main Street in Speedway, Ind. Ed Carpenter, Tony George and Stuart Reed are the …