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We May Not Have Fans But We Have A Race!

The 104th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on Sunday August 23 may not have fans in attendance due to COVID-19 however, the good news is we will see a 33 car field. As it stands there are 30 drivers confirmed for the race. Arrow McLaren SP have...

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Penske And IMS Made The Absolutely Right Decision

The news today that the 104th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on Sunday 23 August will be held behind closed doors without fans was absolutely the right and only decision given the current global COVID 19 pandemic. COVID-19 has caused havoc...

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It Had To Be A Really Tough Decision For Roger To Make

Four time Indianapolis 500 winner and NTT IndyCar Series team owner AJ Foyt says it must have been a very tough decision for Roger Penske to make following the news that the 104th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on August 23 will take place...

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Capstone Turbine Launch #ShiftToGreen Initiative

Andretti Harding Steinbrenner Autosport's Colton Herta will compete in the remainder of the 2020 Ntt IndyCar Series season with a new livery as his primary sponsor, Capstone Turbine promote their #ShiftToGreenInitiative starting with the 104th running of the...

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DS Techeetah Ready For The Berlin Finale

DS Techeetah go into the final six race stint of the 2019/20 ABB FIA Formula E world championship in Berlin topping the standings following Antonio Felix Da Costa's win in Marrakech. Looking ahead of the final showdown, DS Techeetah Performance Director Xavier...

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Boles Heartbroken For His Fellow Fans

Indianapolis Motor Speedway President J Douglas Boles says he is heartbroken for his fellow Indianapolis 500 fans after it was announced on Tuesday that the 104th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge will be held behind closed doors without fans in...

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Indianapolis 500 To Be Held Behind Closed Doors

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Penske Entertainment Corporation announced today that the 104th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on Sunday August 23 will take place behind closed doors with no fans in attendance. The news comes following a...

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Pirelli Conclude Silverstone Tyre Investigation

Formula One tyre supply Pirelli have concluded their investigation into the tyre failures that affected several drivers in Sunday's British Grand Prix at the Silverstone circuit. In a statement released on Tuesday, Pirelli said: Milan, August 4, 2020 – Pirelli has...

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