INDYCAR: Newgarden Leads First Day Of Open Testing At Phoenix

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The roar of 2.2-liter, twin-turbocharged V-6 engines filled the air with sweet sounds at Phoenix Int’l Raceway, day and night, as 21 Verizon IndyCar Series entries turned laps for the first time together this year on Friday.

INDYCAR: No. 500; Pagenaud Claims Penske’s Historic Pole at Iowa

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NEWTON, Iowa — official series release — Simon Pagenaud has been setting the standard in the Verizon IndyCar Series this season and he helped take Team Penske to another level today. Pagenaud, a three-time winner in 2016 and the championship leader after nine of 16 completed races, won the Verizon P1 Award for the Iowa Corn 300, earning the 500th pole …

INDYCAR: United Fiber & Data Renews With Andretti; Will Sponsor No. 27 in Four 2016 Events

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — Andretti photo — The No. 27 machine of Marco Andretti will take on a new, but familiar, look for four races in the during Verizon IndyCar Series season, as the blue wings of United Fiber & Data return to the Andretti line up. The Pennsylvania-based tech company will serve as the co-primary sponsor for …

INDYCAR: Andretti Makes Statement in Warm-Ups; Clocks Blistering 232.2 MPH Lap

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SPEEDWAY, IN — official release — Chris Owens photo — Ed Carpenter’s lap of 230.522 mph during the brief “Fast Friday” session on the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval appears to be a precursor of big speeds for the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race. Marco Andretti posted a lap of 232.239 mph (38.7531 seconds) in the May 17 practice preceding Round …