INDYCAR: Aleshin Back with Schmidt Peterson for 2017

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Mikhail Aleshin, driver of Russian motorsport program SMP Racing, has signed with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports for his third full-time season of Verizon IndyCar Series competition. The Moscow, Russia native will pilot the No. 7 Honda for the Indianapolis-based team in 2017. “Thanks to both the SMP Racing program and our American team, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, I am …

INDYCAR: SPM Tabs Claman De Melo & Harvey For Mid-Ohio IndyCar Test Day

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports announced Wednesday that Indy Lights drivers Zachary Claman De Melo and Jack Harvey will participate in the Verizon IndyCar Series test on Thursday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

INDYCAR: Rain, Rain Go Away; Firestone 600 Postponed at Texas, Will Resume August 27

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FORT WORTH, Texas — official series release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — The Firestone 600 will have to wait another day for its completion. Another two months, in fact. The scheduled 248-lap event at Texas Motor Speedway – the ninth race of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season – was stopped after 71 laps today by heavy rain. INDYCAR and track officials …

INDYCAR: Aleshin & SPM Team With DOOM Video Game for Month of May at Indy

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ROCKVILLE, Md. – official team release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — Schmidt Peterson Motorsports and Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media company, have revealed that the video game DOOM will serve as primary sponsor of Mikhail Aleshin’s No. 7 entry beginning with the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis on May 14 – one day after the video game’s release on May …