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Scott Dixon races down the track before winning an IndyCar auto race in Toronto, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (Tijana Martin/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 16, 2018 - 12:55 am
TORONTO (AP) — It was shaping up to be defending champion Josef Newgarden's day until he hit a wall and opened the way for Scott Dixon. Newgarden, the two-time winner who started from the pole position, had a third Toronto IndyCar title in his sights. Then on Turn 11 of lap 33, the American hit the...
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Ryan Hunter-Reay (28) drives his car during practice for the IndyCar Series auto race Saturday, July 7, 2018, at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
July 07, 2018 - 5:21 pm
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Defending IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden's up-and-down season is back on an upswing after a dominant win at Road America two weeks ago. Newgarden is back at Iowa Speedway — the scene of perhaps his most impressive performance back in 2016 — in hopes of closing the gap further...
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July 06, 2018 - 6:03 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart, three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti and NHRA legend Don Schumacher are among seven people chosen for induction into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America. The 2019 class was announced Friday at Daytona...
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June 24, 2018 - 3:38 pm
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Pole sitter Josef Newgarden dominated the IndyCar race at Road America on Sunday, leading 53 of 55 laps for his third victory of the season. The defending series champion crossed the finish line with a comfortable 3.38-second cushion over second-place finisher Ryan Hunter-...
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Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, celebrates after winning the IndyCar auto race Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
June 10, 2018 - 12:24 am
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Scott Dixon led the last 119 laps at Texas on Saturday night, winning for the second consecutive weekend and quickly breaking a tie for the third-most career wins in Indy-car history. Dixon got for his 43rd career victory, a week after winning the first of two IndyCar races...
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Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, makes a pit stop during the IndyCar auto race Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
June 09, 2018 - 11:47 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on IndyCar race at Texas Motor Speedway (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Scott Dixon won his second consecutive IndyCar Series race to quickly break a tie for the third-most career wins in Indy-car history. Dixon led 119 of 248 laps at Texas on Saturday night for his...
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FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, Mark Reuss, General Motors executive vice president of global product development, attends the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The start of an IndyCar race in Detroit was delayed by 30 minutes when a General Motors executive who was driving the pace car crashed into a wall. No one was seriously injured in the crash Sunday afternoon, June 3, 2018. Mark Reuss was driving the Corvette during a pace lap shortly before the race's scheduled start time when it spun and crashed. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
June 04, 2018 - 2:02 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The start of an IndyCar race in Detroit was delayed when a General Motors executive driving the pace car crashed into a wall. No one was seriously injured in the crash Sunday. It delayed the race about 30 minutes. Mark Reuss was driving when the Corvette spun and crashed during a...
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Alexander Rossi, right, sprays Scott Dixon after the first race of the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix auto racing doubleheader, Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Detroit. Dixon won, and Rossie was third. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 03, 2018 - 4:07 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on Sunday's IndyCar race in Detroit (all times local): 4 p.m. The start of the race is being delayed after the pace car crashed into a wall. During a pace lap shortly before the 3:30 p.m. scheduled start time, the pace car spun and crashed. There was clear damage on the...
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Scott Dixon drives through the first turn during the first race of the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix auto racing doubleheader, Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 02, 2018 - 7:51 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Scott Dixon won his 42nd IndyCar race, pulling even with Michael Andretti for third on the career list. Dixon did it by outlasting three of Andretti's drivers — including his son. Dixon raced to his first IndyCar victory of the year, beating Ryan Hunter-Reay by 1.8 seconds at Belle...
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Scott Dixon drives through the first turn during the first race of the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix auto racing doubleheader, Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 02, 2018 - 5:16 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest from Saturday's IndyCar race at Belle Isle (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Graham Rahal won't be winning a third straight IndyCar race at Belle Isle. Rahal crashed into the wall coming out of a turn at the 2.35-mile street course after completing 45 of the scheduled 70 laps...
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