Tag Archives: Chip Ganassi Racing

2012 Daytona 24 Hour Grand-Am Race Results

January 30, 2012

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Pos Car Driver Laps Best Time Best Speed Best Lap Led Team 1 60 AJ Allmendinger 761 01:41.5 126.299 486 249 Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian Ford/Riley 2 8 Ryan Dalziel 761 01:41.5 126.303 497 295 Starworks Motorsport Ford/Riley 3 6 Felipe Nasr 761 01:42.1 125.553 528 1 Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian Ford/Riley 4 […]

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Indy – Weekly News

September 29, 2011

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1.      Four drivers to battle for Foyt Trophy at Kentucky 2.      If you missed it Andretti-Andretti teleconference 3.      Transporters on parade in Cincinnati 4.      CASTRONEVES FINED $30,000 OR “COMMUNITY SERVICE” FOR MOTEGI POST-RACE CONDUCT 5.      Of note 1. Four drivers to battle for Foyt Trophy at Kentucky: Overall, Scott Dixon says he’s had an “average” […]

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Indy – Dixon Wins Japan, Power Takes Points Lead

September 18, 2011

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Scott Dixon held off Will Power — the new championship front-runner and repeat Mario Andretti Road Trophy titlist – on a restart with two laps left to win the Indy Japan and remain a factor in the IZOD IndyCar Series title chase. Power’s 11th top-five finish of the season bumped his point total to 542, […]

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Indy – Dixon Scores Peak Performance Pole Award For Indy Japan

September 17, 2011

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Scott Dixon can claim he’s the pole winner on both the Twin Ring Motegi oval and road course. He’d like to add Sept. 17 that he’s the only winner on the oval and road course. Dixon, driving the No. 9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing car, posted a best lap of 1 minute, 38.3918 seconds on […]

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Indy – $5 Million Prize Available At Izod Indycar World Championships

September 14, 2011

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A victory by Dan Wheldon in the IZOD INDYCAR World Championships presented by Honda will be prosperous for the reigning Indianapolis 500 champion and one fortunate fan. GoDaddy.com, the world’s largest provider ofWeb hosting,domain name registrations andnet new SSL Certificates, will sponsor The Go Daddy INDYCAR Challenge as part of the Oct. 16 IZOD IndyCar […]

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Indy – INDYCAR SUSPENDS SAFETY TEAM MEMBER FOR BALTIMORE INCIDENT

September 9, 2011

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INDYCAR announced today that it has suspended a member of  its Holmatro Safety Team for two events for not following on-track protocol during the start of the Sept. 4 IZOD IndyCar Series Baltimore Grand Prix. The safety team member, whom INDYCAR will not identify, was driving a safety truck when it pulled into Turn 1, […]

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Indy – Power Closes Championship Race With Win At Baltimore

September 5, 2011

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Will Power started from the pole in the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix, led the most laps and cruised to his IZOD IndyCar Series season record-tying sixth victory. “That was the toughest race I’ve done all year,” Power said. “I’m just exhausted, but that was a championship run.” It was what transpired behind the Verizon Team […]

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Indy – The Lead Up To First Baltimore Race

September 1, 2011

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1.      If you missed it: Daly-Scheckter teleconference 2.      Conway seeks advantage on Streets of Baltimore 3.      Kanaan hosts screening of movie about his ‘idol’ 4.      Charities benefit from events 5.      Panther Racing adds engineer Cannon 1. If you missed it: Daly-Scheckter teleconference: IZOD IndyCar Series driver Tomas Scheckter and Firestone Indy Lights driver Conor Daly […]

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Indy – Will Power Wins Grand Prix Of Sonoma, Tightens Point Race

August 29, 2011

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Will Power trailed IZOD IndyCar Series championship front-runner Dario Franchitti by 47 points entering the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma. He moves on to the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix on Sept. 4 considerably closer. Power pulled away early, didn’t have any issues on pit lane, withstood the lone restart challenge and went on to become […]

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Indy – Will Power Leads Teams Penske 1-2-3 In GP Of Sonoma Qualifying

August 28, 2011

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Will Power earned his sixth PEAK Performance Pole Award of the season as Team Penske swept the top-three spots in qualifying for the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma at Infineon Raceway. Helio Castroneves and Ryan Briscoe will start second and third, respectively. Power, who won the race in 2010 to wrap up the first Mario […]

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Indy – Franchitti Tops Opening Practice At Infineon Raceway

August 27, 2011

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IZOD IndyCar Series championship points leader Dario Franchitti was quickest of the session (1:19.4269) in the No. 10 Target Chip Ganassi Racing car as teams began preparations for the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma. Will Power, who trails Franchitti by 47 points in the standings, was second (1:19.5633) in the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske […]

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Indy – New Hampshire Results Upheld

August 25, 2011

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INDYCAR announced today that the top three finishing positions of the Aug. 14 MoveThatBlock.com Indy 225 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway were upheld during a protest hearing Aug. 23 in Indianapolis. The hearing was conducted by a panel consisting of Jerry Gappens, Rollie Helmling and Jeff Stoops. As Senior Official and pursuant to IZOD IndyCar […]

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Indy – INDYCAR ANNOUNCES PANEL TO HEAR NEWMAN/HAAS RACING, TARGET CHIP GANASSI RACING NEW HAMPSHIRE PROTESTS

August 18, 2011

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Brian Barnhart, INDYCAR‘s President of Competition and Operations,  named Jerry Gappens, Rollie Helmling and Jeff Stoops to serve as the three-person panel that will hear the protests regarding the results of the IZOD IndyCar Series MoveThatBlock.com Indy 225 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The protest hearing will take place Aug. 23 in Indianapolis, and the proceedings […]

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Indy – Indycar Schedules Hearing For Newman/Haas Racing, Target Chip Ganassi Racing Protests

August 17, 2011

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INDYCAR, the governing body of the IZOD IndyCar Series, will move forward with a hearing for protests filed by Newman/Haas Racing and Target Chip Ganassi Racing regarding the results of  the MoveThatBlock.com Indy 225 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday, Aug. 14. Protests on behalf of the No. 2 car fielded by Newman/Haas Racing […]

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Indy – Indycar News And Notes – Aug. 16, 2011‏

August 17, 2011

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Next generation car to debut at St. Pete: For the second consecutive year, the 2012 Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg will be the opening race on the IZOD IndyCar Series schedule. The event, entering its eighth year, will take place March 23-25 on the scenic streets of downtown St. Petersburg. It was the first […]

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Indy – Complete Wrap Up

August 16, 2011

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1. Hunter-Reay turns season around in New Hampshire: Maybe Ryan Hunter-Reay was expecting a silver cup or a glass bowl? During the Victory Lane ceremonies for the MoveThatBlock.com Indy 225 on Aug. 14, New Hampshire Motor Speedway general manager Jerry Gappens presented the race winner with “Loudon” – a giant New England lobster. It required […]

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Indy – Hunter-Reay Scores Win At New Hampshire Motor Speedway

August 15, 2011

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Ryan Hunter-Reay was the race leader when moisture on the racing surface at New Hampshire Motor Speedway brought out the yellow flag. About 20 minutes later and after much confusion, he was in Victory Circle for a muted celebration for winning the MoveThatBlock.com Indy 225. The finish order was set based on the Lap 215 […]

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Indy – INDYCAR DELAYS INTRODUCTION OF AERO KITS UNTIL 2013

August 15, 2011

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INDYCAR announced today that it will delay the introduction of alternative aero kits for its new IZOD IndyCar Series chassis until 2013. The next-generation chassis remains on target to debut in competition at the start of the 2012 season. “The most important thing we can do as a series is look at what is in […]

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Indy – New 2012 Car tested on Track

August 9, 2011

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There weren’t any speeches or pyrotechnics. No fanfare whatsoever, save for a few seconds of self-conscious applause. But the broad smiles of individuals involved in getting the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series car on the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for its initial test session neatly summed up the day. Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Dan Wheldon, as is his […]

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Indy – Dixon Claims Peak Performance Pole Award At Mid-Ohio

August 7, 2011

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Scott Dixon posted a quick lap of 1 minute, 8.1671 seconds in the Firestone Fast Six to earn his first PEAK Performance Pole Award presented by AutoZone of the season. Team Penske‘s Ryan Briscoe will start on the front row for the second time this season, and IZOD IndyCar Series championship points leader Dario Franchitti […]

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