Hinchcliffe Confirms They’re No Longer Pursuing Indy 500 Ride

INDIANAPOLIS – Barring any major disaster over the next three days Verizon IndyCar Series driver James Hincchliffe won’t be racing in the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network). Hinchcliffe, took to social media on Wednesday afternoon to make the statement that he and Schmidt Peterson Motorsports are going to stop pursuing any other opportunities that would put the popular Canadian driver into the show on May 27. See, Hinchcliffe was a victim of bad timing and bad luck on Saturday afternoon. His first qualifying run came…

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ABC Gearing Up For Final Indy 500 Broadcast

INDIANAPOLIS – A Memorial Day weekend tradition that dates back to 1965 will come to an end Sunday, May 27, as ABC’s 54th telecast of the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race brings a five-decade long streak to a close, leaving behind a legacy of innovation and history. The telecast of the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing” begins with a pre-race show at 11 a.m. ET and then polesitter Ed Carpenter will lead the field of 33 to the green flag at 12:19 p.m. The race telecast of the premier event of the Verizon IndyCar Series is presented by Firestone and…

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5 Storylines For Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 (6 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series has a lot of attention this weekend for the annual Coca-Cola 600 (6 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Indianapolis, Monaco and Charlotte will have all the attention of the motorsports world on Sunday. With that being said, here are five storylines for this weekend’s race. 

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5 Storylines For Sunday’s 102nd Running Of The Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

INDIANAPOLIS – The biggest race in the entire world will contest on Sunday, as thousands of spectators and millions of viewers on TV will witness the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network). For 11 months, we anxiously await the arrival of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Now, the day is upon us. Here are the top five storylines to keep an eye out on for Sunday’s 200 Lap race. 

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Honda vs. Chevy, Who Has The Advantage For The 102nd Running Of The Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

INDIANAPOLIS – As we stare down the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network), there was a lot of uncertainty with this new car and how it would race in 2018. The goal was improvement. So far, it’s exceeded expectations. We’ve seen over 1,200 passes in five races already. That’s well over a 110-percent increase from 2017. What happens now that we’re heading to a race that’s produced 34 or more lead changes in six straight years? At the start of the month, some drivers said that…

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