Dickinson Fleet Services Backing Sato At Sonoma

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Indianapolis-based fleet maintenance and repair company Dickinson Fleet Services has signed a multi-year renewal with Andretti Autosport and will serve as the primary sponsor for reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato’s No. 26 Honda during this weekend’s Verizon IndyCar Series season-finale at Sonoma Raceway.

INDYCAR: Helio to the Pole; Castroneves Sets New Track Record at Phoenix

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Helio Castroneves was awarded a crown for being the speed king following a record-breaking qualifying performance at the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix. It was an appropriate bestowal considering Castroneves’ qualifying prowess. Driving the No. 3 REV Group Team Penske Chevrolet, Castroneves earned the Verizon P1 Award …

INDYCAR: Amid Crew Changes, A.J. Foyt Racing Retains Sato and Hawksworth for 2016

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WALLER, Texas – official team release — Bret Kelley/IndyCar photo — A.J. Foyt and his son Larry have made changes to the ABC Supply Racing team but they aren’t in the cockpit. Takuma Sato and Jack Hawksworth will continue as drivers of the ABC Supply Racing Hondas in 2016. The changes include hiring George Klotz to serve as Team Director …

INDYCAR: A.J. Foyt Racing Expands to Two Cars; Hires Jack Hawksworth for 2015

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WALLER, Texas — official release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — Off-season? What off season? Verizon IndyCar Series team owner A.J. Foyt and his son, Larry Foyt, have been busy since the 2014 season ended two months ago. They have expanded their Verizon IndyCar Series team from one car to two, hired a rising star to drive while retaining the veteran …

INDYCAR: Sato Sprints to IndyCar Pole at St. Pete

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March 29, 2014 — report by RaceChaser open wheel correspondent Joel Sebastianelli — INDYCAR photo — ST. PETERSBURG, FL — After a promising start to 2013, Takuma Sato’s season faded into an array of disappointments, but as the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series campaign readies to take the green flag, the AJ Foyt Enterprises driver has a reason to smile again. Sato …

INDYCAR Places Foyt Driver Takuma Sato On Probation

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INDIANAPOLIS (Saturday, July 13, 2013) – INDYCAR officials have placed driver Takuma Sato on probation through the next five races for actions during the IZOD IndyCar Series event July 7 at Pocono Raceway. Sato violated Rule 9.3.1.1, which states “a driver must not engage in reckless, careless and/or overly aggressive actions or unsportsmanlike behavior toward other members,” when his car …