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Felix Rosenqvist clarifies contract situation with McLaren in IndyCar, Formula E

Felix Rosenqvist McLaren contract The odd motorsport slump has thrown IndyCar driver Felix Rosenqvist into a hiatus from his contract, with the Swede now desperate to keep his current spot and avoid being traded into McLaren Racing’s new Formula E team. McLaren and Rosenqvist said in June they had agreed on a deal in which …

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Scott Dixon wins in wild Nashville comeback, passing Mario Andretti on IndyCar winners list

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Scott Dixon overtook Mario Andretti for second on IndyCar’s all-time winners list with a victory in Sunday’s chaotic Music City Grand Prix that put him within reach of a record-breaking seventh series championship. Dixon overcame a poor qualifying performance, damage to his Chip Ganassi Racing car, a crash fest on the streets …

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Dixon is targeting a record-breaking seventh championship after winning in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Scott Dixon overtook Mario Andretti for second on IndyCar’s all-time win list with a victory in Sunday’s chaotic Music City Grand Prix that put him within reach of a record-breaking seventh series championship. Dixon overcame a poor qualifying performance, damage to his Chip Ganassi Racing car, a crash fest on the …

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‘The Sneaky Swede’ has his t-shirt, now Marcus Ericsson wants the 2022 IndyCar title

Marcus Ericsson T Shirt NASHVILLE, Tenn. — “The Sneaky Swede” isn’t so much anymore, although the t-shirt heralding Marcus Ericsson as the star of the NTT IndyCar Series finally arrived at a racetrack this weekend. Official event merchandise trailers at the Music City Grand Prix sported a red No. 8 reading “The Sneaky Swede,” a …

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Josef Newgarden sets limits for the home race after the first IndyCar stress in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tennessee—Josef Newgarden was of course in the spotlight on Thursday eveningwho hosted his charity table tennis tournament on the eve of the Music City Grand Prix. Newgarden (who lives full-time in Nashville with his wife Ashley and newborn son Kota) hopped between interviews with national and local media, snuggled puppies and deftly flicked a …

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Rinus VeeKay signs a multi-year extension to stay in IndyCar with Ed Carpenter Racing

Rinus VeeKay Extension Carpenter Part of IndyCar’s summer slump happened on Thursday when Rinus VeeKay announced a multi-year extension with Ed Carpenter Racing. The 21-year-old Dutchman said on Twitter he was staying in the No. 21 Chevrolet and contrary to recent contract deals in both IndyCar and Formula 1this was supported minutes later when ECR …

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IndyCar results and scores after the Indy Road course

IndyCar results, points after Indy road course: Alexander Rossi ended a 49-race win streak in the NTT IndyCar Series on Saturdaywon the Gallagher Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Rossi’s eighth career win came 1,133 days after his last on June 23, 2019 at Road America. “It’s a relief man,” said Rossi, who had four …

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Alexander Rossi breaks the three-year IndyCar drought with a win at the IMS road course

INDIANAPOLIS — At a track where he’s historically struggled in his seven-year IndyCar career and during a race weekend he was less than enthusiastic about, Alexander Rossi broke a three-year winning streak at IndyCar races on Saturday afternoon. He also observed how Andretti Autosport team-mate Colton Herta drifted away from the lead on lap 42 …

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