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Bringing the pioneering spirit back to the Brickyard


If America loves the new and unexpected, it may be time to bring it back to the nation's most storied motorsports tradition - the Indianapolis 500.

Delta Wing story playing out exactly how it should have


The revolutionary Delta Wing is getting an avalanche of world press. Here's why it's a good thing INDYCAR is not part of it.

Elephants in the room: the two great unknowns for INDYCAR in 2012


As the IZOD IndyCar Series prepares for its 2012 campaign, two great unknowns still remain about how the season will pan out - pack racing, and the Lotus enigma.

A time and a season


Is there such a thing as over-memorializing the fallen? Pop Off Valve examines the ongoing tributes to Dan Wheldon and asks, "Is it time to move forward?"

The healing power of INDYCAR Spring Training


A desperately long INDYCAR off-season is finally drawing to a close, and the sights and sounds of cars on track is bringing healing and relief to the series' fans.

"Stunt casting" at its finest: What Rubens Barrichello will mean for IndyCar


The biggest news of the INDYCAR offseason was made official today as F1 veteran Rubens Barrichello was confirmed to a ride with KV Racing alongside his friend Tony Kanaan.

INDYCAR aero kit delay blessing for fans, series


The delay in opening aero kit development in the IZOD IndyCar Series to 2013 is turning out to be a blessing for a sanction under deadline pressure for the upcoming season.

Outcome of Danica's Duel wreck should be cause for celebration, not debate


IndyCar fans got their noses out of shape when Danica Patrick appeared to credit NASCAR for the SAFER barriers which saved her from injury after a wreck in the Gatorade Duels.

"Just business" an inescapable reality of racing


Sometimes the bad things that happen in racing can be chalked up to the simple fact that business is business.

Growing IndyCar's fanbase is on ice


Growing IndyCar's fanbase is on ice. @IndyCar @NBCSN

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