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Jimmie Johnson third on first day of Indy 500 practice behind Takuma Sato, Scott Dixon

INDIANAPOLIS — Jimmie Johnson was just behind a pair of Indy 500 winners as Honda swept the top four spots on the opening day of practice for the 106th running of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Two-time Indianapolis 500 Takuma Sato turned the fastest lap (228.939 mph) at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, followed by a 227.768-mph …

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IndyCar’s aeroscreen gets mixed reviews in 1st rain test

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar officials will spend the next few days collecting information and gathering advice about improving aeroscreen visibility for races held in the rain. Many of the series drivers complained Saturday that they struggled to see other cars late in the IndyCar Grand Prix — even though each has flashing red lights. It …

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IndyCar results and points after GMR Grand Prix on the Indianapolis road course

GMR Grand Prix Indianapolis results, points: Colton Herta led 50 of 75 laps Saturday to capture his seventh career NTT IndyCar Series victory and first on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course. Setting the fastest lap of the race (1 minute, 11.7415 seconds/122.389 mph) on Lap 31, the Andretti Autosport driver improved five spots to …

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IndyCar Grand Prix start times: Indianapolis Motor Speedway is open for business this weekend, but it’s the track’s 14-turn, 2.439-mile road course that officially will kick off the month of May at the Brickyard. Rinus VeeKay is the defending winner of the race, which marked his first NTT IndyCar Series victory last year. Josef Newgarden, …

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In bid to start new F1 team, Michael Andretti encouraged by receiving direction in Miami

MIAMI GARDENS, Florida — Michael Andretti walked through the Formula One paddock quite literally going door-to-door. He wants into the most exclusive club in motorsports and figured pleading his case to the current team bosses was his best shot. Andretti carried with him a white Miami Dolphins folder – he said he borrowed it from …

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After missing his shot at college, Graham Rahal keeps high priority on higher education

Graham Rahal still has the letter signifying when his college dream essentially ended before it ever truly started. “I think it’s huge to go, and it was always my full intention,” Rahal, 33, told NBC Sports. “I applied. I was accepted. In fact, I found my letter when I kept deferring, and they were finally …

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Stefan Wilson hired to drive 33rd car at Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — British driver Stefan Wilson spent an entire year searching for a spot in this year’s Indianapolis 500 field. The journey proved equally challenging for team owners Don Cusick and Elton Julian — until they joined forces. On Thursday, the trio announced it solved two problems by putting the 32-year-old Wilson in the …

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