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Power Sets Long Beach Practice Pace

Will Power led Verizon IndyCar Series practice on Friday on the streets of Long Beach, Calif. (Al Steinberg Photo)

For a race that is so steeped in history it was just like old times for Will Power at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

Vickers Working On Indy 500 Ride

Brian Vickers continues to work on a possible Indianapolis 500 ride, but thus far he has nothing to announce. (HHP/Tom Copeland Photo)

With his time in the No. 14 Chevrolet NASCAR Sprint Cup ride dependent on when the injured Tony Stewart returns to action, Brian Vickers continues to work a ride in the 100th Indianapolis 500 with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports.

Hinchcliffe Gets Back In The Indy Saddle

James Hinchcliffe climbs back into an Indy car at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Wednesday for the first time since he was critically injured there last May. (IndyCar photo)

Canadian driver James Hinchcliffe returned to an Indy car Wednesday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the first time since he was nearly killed in a crash during practice for last year’s Indianapolis 500

Andretti Quick As Teams Gather Data At Indy

Marco Andretti on the track Wednesday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (IndyCar photo)

Marco Andretti was the fastest driver on the track during a weather-plagued open test session at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway as Verizon IndyCar Series teams tested superspeedway aero kits along with a domed skid in advance of the 100th Indianapolis 500 on May 29

Dixon Dominant In IndyCar’s PIR Return

Scott Dixon dominated the Verizon IndyCar Series' return to Phoenix Int'l Raceway on Saturday night. (Al Steinberg Photo)

Throughout his career Scott Dixon has been a notoriously slow starter to the season.

Castroneves Is PIR’s New King Of Speed

Helio Castroneves broke the Verizon IndyCar Series track record at Phoenix Int'l Raceway by more than 10 mph en route to collecting the pole for Saturday's event. (Al Steinberg Photo)

Helio Castroneves is the new speed “King” at Phoenix Int’l Raceway.

MAGAZINE: The Desert’s IndyCar Heritage

The Verizon IndyCar Series makes its return to Phoenix Int'l Raceway this weekend. (IndyCar Photo)

When Tony George created the Indy Racing League in 1994 with its first season of competition set for 1996, then PIR owner Buddy Jobe remained loyal to the series that included the Indianapolis 500. That is why he chose the IRL over the more familiar drivers and teams in CART at that time.

MAGAZINE: Honda’s IndyCar Resurgence

Ryan Hunter-Reay is one of several Honda drivers that performed well during the season opening Verizon IndyCar Series event in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Al Steinberg Photo)

Art St. Cyr, president of HPD, spoke about his company’s improvement during the March 13 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg — the season-opening race for the series.

MAGAZINE: Jay Frye’s IndyCar Road Trip

Jay Frye (left) poses with Tim Cindric at the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series banquet. (IndyCar Photo)

Jay Frye believes operating NASCAR teams has given him a unique insight to what some Verizon IndyCar Series teams need to remain viable and competitive.

Will Power Evaluated, Cleared To Race

Will Power climbs from his car after an on-track accident leading up to Sunday's IndyCar race at St. Petersburg. The 2014 champion was cleared to race again on Wednesday. (Al Steinberg photo)

After undergoing a “week’s worth of tests” in one day by doctors at Miami’s Jackson Hospital Concussion Program, Verizon IndyCar Series driver Will Power does not have a concussion.


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