October 12th, 2010
EARLY CONTACT: Vitantonio Liuzzi’s Force India machine goes airborne after contact with Felipe Massa at the start of Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix. (Steve Etherington Photo) SUZUKA, Japan — Having the world’s richest man as a backer is not a bad deal in the expensive world of F-1.
October 10th, 2010
Sebastian Vettel makes his way around Suzuka Circuit en route to winning Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix. (Steve Etherington photo).
October 6th, 2010
J.K. Vernay won five races en route to winning the Firestone Indy Lights Series title in his rookie season this year. (Jim Haines/IRL IndyCar Photo) INDIANAPOLIS — J.K
October 5th, 2010
CLOSE, BUT NOT ENOUGH: Eventual race winner Scott Dixon (9) races alongside Will Power during Saturday night’s IZOD IndyCar Series finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
September 21st, 2010
MOTEGI, Japan — The most popular driver in the IZOD IndyCar Series at Twin Ring Motegi was Takuma Sato of Japan, who was hailed as a racing hero and surrounded by mobs of race fans all weekend. Despite a crash on his third lap of practice Saturday morning that forced his KV Racing crew to spend hours repairing the car, Sato started 10th and finished 12th. He was the highest-finishing driver of the three Japanese-heritage racers in the field
September 21st, 2010
MOTEGI, Japan — As the IZOD IndyCar Series season nears a conclusion the focus has shifted to the 2011 driver lineup with Graham Rahal, Justin Wilson and Dan Wheldon as the focal points of speculation.
September 16th, 2010
MOTEGI, Japan — After the way Ryan Briscoe finished the 2009 IZOD IndyCar Series season, he is hesitant to give teammate Will Power advice as the series returns to Twin Ring Motegi this weekend.
September 14th, 2010
MONZA, Italy — Next year’s F-1 schedule consists of a record 20 races and runs from mid March until the end of November. All 19 events this season are retained and India joins, although it remains tentative until the new circuit passes the FIA inspection. Much to the resentment of those who do all the hard work on the F-1 trail — the mechanics and the hospitality staff — Monaco is, as it was this year, on the weekend following the Spanish race.
September 10th, 2010
WEST ALLIS, Wis. — The return of two traditional venues and the addition of a new event highlight the 17-race 2011 IZOD IndyCar Series schedule. Series officials unveiled the 2011 event lineup at The Milwaukee Mile, which will return to the schedule next June.
August 31st, 2010
INDIANAPOLIS — Paul Tracy will return to the IZOD IndyCar Series behind the wheel of the No. 24 Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Dallara Honda for the races at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta. Ky., Sept.
August 26th, 2009
The 2010 Texas IndyCar race will take place a week after the Indianapolis 500, while Motegi will host its event on Sunday rather than Saturday, IRL officials announced today. Motegi, traditionally a Saturday race, will host the 2010 event on Sunday, September 19th, in order to take advantage of a national holiday in Japan the next day; while the race at Texas Motor Speedway will take place a week sooner than originally scheduled, in order to maintain the tradition of IndyCar and NASCAR Trucks doubleheader weekend