INDYCAR: Tim Hortons to Become Sponsor of Honda Indy Toronto Weekend

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TORONTO – official event release — Organizers of Honda Indy Toronto announced Monday that Canada’s largest quick service restaurant chain, Tim Hortons, will join the Honda Indy Toronto as an official sponsor. As part of the sponsorship agreement, Tim Hortons will serve as the official coffee and baked goods provider at the Honda Indy Toronto this summer, having a presence …

INDYCAR: Toronto Makes Two; Newgarden Leads CFH Racing 1-2 Finish in Canada

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TORONTO — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — American Josef Newgarden led Luca Filippi across the start-finish line by 1.4485 seconds to give CFH Racing a 1-2 finish in the Honda Indy Toronto. It was the second victory this season and the second of Newgarden’s four-year Verizon IndyCar Series career. “I’m so happy we were able to get a …

Open Wheelin’ Blog: Joel Calls Out IndyCar Complaints; Tackles Toronto Hot Buttons

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GAINESVILLE, FL – Blog By RaceChaser Open Wheel Correspondent Joel Sebastianelli – Photo Courtesy IndyCar Media – Welcome to the Verizon IndyCar Series, home of the most exciting racing in the world and the only series where fans, drivers, and owners will complain about close competition and a green flag finish. Driving an open wheel car at speeds in excess …

INDYCAR: Post-Event Penalties from Honda Indy Toronto #2inTO Announced

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — IndyCar photo — IndyCar announced Thursday post-event infractions from the Honda Indy Toronto 2 in T.O., which was held July 20 at Exhibition Place in Toronto. – IndyCar officials have fined Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing $5,000 for a technical violation on its No. 16 Verizon IndyCar Series entry driven by Luca Filippi. The entrant was …

INDYCAR: Kanaan Building Towards First Win with Ganassi and 2015 Title Run with Help From Old Friend Franchitti

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TORONTO, Ontario, Canada — Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Robert Laberge/Getty Images photo – 2014 has been an unexpected down year for Chip Ganassi Racing in the Verizon IndyCar Series, with no victories and few podiums, however with four races remaining in the season one of their veteran leaders, Tony Kanaan, has begun to turn the …

INDYCAR: Conway Gambles and Wins Big; Scores Second Win of Season on Rainy Afternoon in Toronto

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TORONTO — official release — Chris Jones photo — Mike Conway earned his second Verizon IndyCar Series victory of the season by holding off Tony Kanaan over a three-lap sprint to the finish in the second race of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader. Conway, driving the No. 20 Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka car for Ed Carpenter Racing, won by 3.5418 seconds …