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A Very Successful Weekend At Home For Hinch

The Mayor Of HinchTown scored his second Toronto podium in a row

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports James Hinchcliffe in the No.5 Arrow Electronics Honda started his home race, the Honda Indy Toronto from sixth place having made it into the Firestone Fast 6 in qualifying on Saturday. The Mayor of HinchTown avoided the chaos at the first corner between Team Penske’s Will Power and Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon. The Oakville native ran […]

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HinchTown To Start His Home Race From Sixth Place


Schmidt Peterson Motorsports home town hero James Hinchcliffe will start his home race, the Honda Indy Toronto from sixth place on the grid having made it into the Firestone Fast 6. The Oakville native had initially qualified in seventh place however was promoted into the Firestone Fast Six following Esteban Gutierrez accident in the dying seconds of the Firestone Fast […]

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A Very Positive Day For Saavedra In Toronto


Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Sebastian Saavedra, who only got the call up to replace Mikhail Aleshin in the No.7 Lucas Oil Honda on Thursday. The Colombian completed 57 laps of the Honda Indy Toronto circuit at Exhibition Place. In the opening practice session on Friday morning, Saavedra ended up in 21st place with a time of 01:03.9240s. In the second session […]

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A Statement From Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Regarding The No.7 Lucas Oil Honda

Saavedra competed in the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 with Juncos Racing in May

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports released the following statement on Thursday ahead of this weekend’s Honda Indy Toronto. Schmidt Peterson Motorsports announced today that 27-year-old Colombian Sebastian Saavedra will pilot the No. 7 Lucas Oil Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda. This will see “Seb” partner with his former race engineer Blair Perschbacher; the duo won multiple races together during their time in the Indy […]

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Juncos Racing Complete 110 Laps On Day 4 At Indianapolis


Juncos Racing drivers Spencer Pigot and Sebastian Saavedra completed a combined total of 110 laps on day 4 of practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway as preparations continued for next weekend’s 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Speaking following the day of track action, Pigot in the No.11 Chevrolet commented by saying: Yeah, it was […]

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