Rough Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama For Carlin Racing

LEEDS, Ala – The Verizon IndyCar Series race weekend started off as good as it could for Carlin. Charlie Kimball is coming off of a 10th place finish last weekend on the streets of Long Beach, the teams first ever top 10. They backed that up with a great day of practice on Friday, one that saw Max Chilton come in fourth on the timing sheets in the opening session and being 11th and 14th in the other two practices this weekend. Kimball, was 12th, 19th and 13th respectively himself. The…

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Kimball Gives Carlin Racing Their 1st INDYCAR Top 10 Finish On Sunday In Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif – Carlin Racing saw the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season as potential. With 10 different organizations competing in the series this season, they were the only ones with zero past experience. With a new car this year, they felt they just needed to get their feet wet. Improvement each race would be the key for future success. Well, after three races, they already have a top 10 finish. 

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Carlin Hoping To Build On Improvements Each Week

LONG BEACH, Calif – Its hard to be the new team in any given racing series. For Carlin, the learning curve for them is steeper than normal. See, among the 10 Verizon IndyCar Series organizations this season, Carlin are the only ones that have never competed in any INDYCAR races prior to the 2018 season. Yes, both of their current drivers have past INDYCAR experience, but throw in a completely new car that you can’t take any previous notes or racing knowledge from previously on, and you have a team just…

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Carlin Drivers Pleased, But Not Satisfied, With St. Pete Results

INDIANAPOLIS – After years of competing overseas in Europe, Carlin came over to the United States with big dreams of being among the top Verizon IndyCar Series team. They dreamed of rivaling teams like Penske, Ganassi and Andretti for INDYCAR supremacy. But, first things first, lets do it right. Carlin, jumped into Indy Lights competition in 2015. They’d remain there for 2016 and 2017 too. But, in the offseason, it was a perfect storm for them to move up. Max Chilton and Charlie Kimball were let go from their Ganassi rides.…

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Carlin Racing Joins INDYCAR With Chilton, Kimball In 2018

INDIANAPOLIS – Carlin is proud to announce their move into the Verizon IndyCar Series in a full-time capacity for the 2018 season. Joining the first season INDYCAR effort at Carlin will be drivers Max Chilton and Charlie Kimball along with primary partners, international insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, Gallagher and global healthcare company, Novo Nordisk. Both Chilton and Kimball drove for the championship winning team earlier in their racing careers. The Carlin entries will be powered by the Chevrolet twin turbocharged direct injected V6 engine. “We’re delighted to…

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Mobil 1 The Grid Talks To IndyCar Drivers On the Art of The Pass

The art of the overtake is a carefully planned combination of strategy and instinct. And none more so than in IndyCar, where the Push to Pass button has revolutionised the approach when it comes to making a run on a fellow driver. Mobil 1 The Grid spoke to Josef Newgarden, Simon Pagenaud, Charlie Kimball, Marco Andretti and Ryan Hunter-Reay to find out more. Watch The Video Here

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Alexander Rossi Earns INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen Pole (1 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network)

Watkins Glen, NY – Team Penske left the door open for Honda’s to steal a pole this weekend at Watkins Glen. For some reason, the Penske foursome has been struggling a bit, as they’ve really been non factors on the speed charts in all three practice sessions. That’s allowed Alexander Rossi and Scott Dixon to take advantage of that. In return, both earned front row starting spots for Sunday’s INDYCAR Grand Prix at the Glen (1 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network) at the upstate New York road course. 

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Charlie Kimball Earns 3rd Starting Spot For Sunday’s ABC Supply 500 (2 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network)

Long Pond, PA – Charlie Kimball will start third for Sunday’s ABC Supply 500 (2 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network). That should come to no surprise. Kimball, earned his first and only Verizon IndyCar Series pole earlier this season on another superspeedway at the Texas Motor Speedway and if not for an oil leak, he would have came away with likely a top five finish in his No. 83 Honda. 

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Top 5 Sleepers For Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 (3 p.m. ET/CNBC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

Lexington, OH – Everyone loves a good Cinderella or sleeper story in sports. Well, with Team Penske and Chip Ganassi Racing combining to win nine of the last 10 Verizon IndyCar Series races at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, as well as seven of the last 10 races on the season, it’s no secret then that their drivers are the easy odds on favorites for Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 (3 p.m. ET/CNBC/INDYCAR Radio Network). But, with that being said, the Penske foursome and Scott Dixon are the only ones among the…

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Can Charlie Kimball Get Back to Victory Lane This Weekend at Mid-Ohio?

Lexington, OH – One thing is certain, Charlie Kimball is at his best when the Verizon IndyCar Series races on all-terrain road courses. His lone victory, it came at a terrain course in Mid-Ohio in 2013. In fact, out of his last 19 starts on tracks like Mid-Ohio, Kimball has 13 top 10 finishes. That’s among the best in the series. Furthermore, the Chip Ganassi Racing driver has seven top 10’s in his last nine starts on these types of circuits. That’s why he’s so excited to be heading to Mid-Ohio…

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