Sunday, June 08, 2014
Unser Jr. Wins Charity Indy Legends Pro-Am Race
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association served as the sanctioning body of the three-day Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational where more than 700 racecars competed in 12 different race groups on the IMS road course. The event, which also featured exhibition runs on the famed 2.5-mile IMS oval, gave race fans the opportunity to meet drivers, get close to historic racecars and speak with knowledgeable car owners. The Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational marked the first time that a vintage racing series has ever competed at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Saturday, June 07, 2014
Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational - June 7, 2014
Friday, June 06, 2014
Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational - June 6, 2014
Friday, June 06, 2014
Vintage Racers Encourage Fan Engagement at IMS
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) is hosting the three-day event that will feature more than 700 racecars competing on the reconfigured IMS road course, as well as participate in exhibition runs on the famed IMS 2.5-mile oval. The Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational marks the first time that a vintage racing series has ever competed at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Thursday, June 05, 2014
Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational - June 5, 2014
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
St. James, Hamilton, Parsons Compete Once Again at IMS
Lyn St. James, Davey Hamilton and Johnny Parsons participated in a recent test in preparation for the Charity Indy Legends Pro-Am race on Sunday, June 8 on the reconfigured IMS 2.43-mile road course. The race will feature 26 Indianapolis 500 veterans paired with amateur drivers, with each taking a 20-minute stint, with five minutes allotted for a driver change. The cars used in the Pro-Am race will be 1963 to 1972 vintage Chevrolet Corvettes and Camaros, and Ford Mustangs.
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
'500' Veterans Will Compete in IMS Vintage Race
An impressive list of 26 former Indianapolis 500 drivers that includes 1992 and 1994 winner Al Unser Jr., 1996 winner Buddy Lazier, Scott Goodyear, Dick Simon, Willy T. Ribbs, Lyn St. James and many more will compete during the inaugural Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational, June 6-8, on the recently reconfigured road course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Monday, June 02, 2014
'Indy Legends' Pro-Am Fills Field
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that it has exceeded expectations in filling a field of 24 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race veterans for its upcoming “Indy Legends” Pro-Am race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Tom Bagley, John Martin and Bob Lazier join 21 previously announced entries in the feature event of the June 6 – 8 “Brickyard Invitational” vintage race weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). Bob Lazier joins his sons Buddy and Jaques as the three are united in competition at the Speedway for the first time. Buddy won the 1996 Indianapolis 500.
Sunday, June 01, 2014
Marquez Tops Lorenzo in Dramatic Duel in Mugello
An intriguing duel between Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) and Jorge Lorenzo (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) saw the former come out on top at Mugello, with Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) joining them on the podium at his 300th Grand Prix.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
IMS and Kroger Announce the "Race to End Hunger"
This new campaign will allow Kroger customers to donate money, at check-out, to help feed the hungry in local communities across 21 Indiana counties. IMS President J. Douglas Boles was joined by Kroger Division President Jeff Burt and Cynthia Hubert, president and CEO, Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana to formally kick-off this new campaign.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Why We Ride presents The Pagoda Show
Park in the shadow of the world-famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway Pagoda at this year’s MotoGP. This is an exclusive offer for 200 fans to park and show their motorcycle at the center of Pagoda Plaza.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Marquez Makes it Five in a Row
MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) produced another masterclass at Le Mans to win from pole again, with Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) and Alvaro Bautista (GO&FUN Honda Gresini) also on the podium.
Monday, May 12, 2014
Five Out of Five For Marquez at Le Mans?
The MotoGP™ field returns to France this weekend for the fifth round of 2014. Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez has dominated proceedings so far this year, already making him the 16th most successful rider for race wins in the history of the World Championship.
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
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Monday, May 05, 2014
Marquez Remains Perfect With Stunning Fourth Win
A huge crowd of more than 115,000 fans saw Spaniard Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda) take a fourth premier class victory in a row at the Gran Premio bwin de España, with Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) and Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) also on the podium at Jerez.
Friday, May 02, 2014
A. Espargaro Fastest Overall As Jerez Gets Underway
Marc Marquez was the pace setter in MotoGP™ FP2 at Jerez from Aleix Espargaro and Andrea Dovizioso, but Espargaro was Friday’s fastest rider overall.
Monday, April 28, 2014
Parnelli Jones Named Vintage Race Grand Marshal
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced one of the greatest icons in the history of motor racing will serve as grand marshal for its June 6-8 Brickyard Invitational at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). Jones, the winner of the 1963 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, could have won the classic several times despite only competing seven years.
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Third Successive Triumph For Marquez
An enthralling MotoGP™ race at the Gran Premio Red Bull de la Republica Argentina saw Marc Marquez clinch his third win of the year, ahead of Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo in the top three.
Friday, April 25, 2014
IMS To Host 2014 ISC Corporate Challenge
The 2014 Indiana Sports Corp Corporate Challenge presented by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield will move to one of Indiana’s most iconic locations, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. A record 133 central Indiana businesses and more than 6,500 participants took part in the 2013 event. It was the second consecutive year that the event sold out.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Broken Collarbone Stalls Herrin's On-Track Progress
Josh Herrin’s debut Moto2 season has gotten off to the rockiest of starts. The reigning AMA Pro SuperBike champion crashed unhurt out of rounds 1 and 2 in Qatar and Texas, and last Thursday, he fell again riding supermoto at his personal track in Georgia, fracturing his left collarbone in two places.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Marquez Raises The Bar Ahead of First Argentina Outing
The question on everyone’s lips ahead of the inaugural Grand Prix Red Bull de la Republica Argentina at the recently updated Termas de Rio Hondo circuit will be whether can anyone can get past Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez, who has been in spectacular form in the first two races of the season
Monday, April 21, 2014
Al Unser Jr. Returns To Competition at IMS
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced one of the giants of the sport, two-time Indianapolis 500 Mile Race winner Al Unser Jr., will compete in the “Indy Legends Pro-Am,” a special feature to its June 6 – 8 “Brickyard Invitational” vintage race weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS).
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Marquez Untouchable at Austin For Second Successive Win
MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez utterly dominated the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas race, taking victory by a four second margin from his Repsol Honda teammate Dani Pedrosa, with Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) completing the podium
Friday, April 11, 2014
Colin Edwards Announces Retirement
Colin Edwards will retire from motorcycle racing at the end of the 2014 FIM MotoGP World Championship season. The 40-year-old Texan confirmed what many expected during Thursday’s pre-event press conference for this weekend’s Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas at Circuit of The Americas near Austin, Texas.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Colin Edwards at the Red Bull Indianapolis GP Over The Years