Chastain To Drive Full Season For Chip Ganassi Racing In 2019 XFINITY Series Competition

Ross Chastain followed in the footsteps of Ryan Preece and Alex Bowman and it paid off. On Friday, DC Solar and Chip Ganassi Racing announced that the clean energy company will continue their partnership with CGR to include sponsorship of the No. 42 DC Solar Chevrolet Camaro SS in the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series. Chastain, will compete full-time in the No. 42 DC Solar Chevy during the 2019 NXS campaign. Chastain, made the most of his career-changing three NXS starts this season driving the No. 42 DC Solar Chevy for…

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For 3rd Straight Year, A New Driver In The No. 10 Honda, Will Rosenqvist Make It Work, Also What Are Jones’ Chances Now?

At one point, the No. 10 Honda with Chip Ganassi Racing was one of the most coveted seats in all of racing. Between Dan Wheldon and Dario Franchitti, the car won 19 races from 2006 through 2012. It also had 61 top five finishes and 87 top 10’s in 114 starts in that time frame. Franchitti, won the 2009, 2010 and 2011 championships with it. Unfortunately, from 2013 on, that car has one win in the last 103 races. 

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Rosenqvist Joins Chip Ganassi Racing In No. 10 Honda For 2019

It’s not just NASCAR on the silly season train on Friday, the IndyCar Series jumped on board too. Chip Ganassi Racing  announced on Friday that 26-year-old Swede Felix Rosenqvist will join the team’s IndyCar Series program in the No. 10 NTT DATA Honda beginning in the 2019 season. He will team up with five-time and reigning IndyCar Series Champion, Indianapolis 500 and 44-time race winner Scott Dixon. Also, longtime partner NTT DATA has also renewed with CGR as part of a new multi-year deal to carry on as primary partner of the…

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Chip Ganassi Racing Surging With Larson’s Top 5 Finish

Kyle Larson looked to be the fastest driver on the Las Vegas Motor Speedway race track until his right front tire went down on his No. 42 Chevrolet on Lap 70. He moved up from his 12th place starting spot all the way up to the top three with 10 laps-to-go in the opening stage of Sunday’s South Point 400 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Then, the tire went down. 

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Ganassi Looks To Be Among Favorites For Saturday’s Bommarito Automotive Group 500

MADISON, Ill – Chip Ganassi Racing may only have a two car team for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season and they may have struggled in last year’s Bommarito Automotive Group 500 as a four car unit, but this weekend, they’re shining. Qualifying was rained out so Scott Dixon will start on the pole for the first time this season for Saturday night’s 248 Lap race. His teammate Ed Jones rolls off 12th for the second straight week and the third consecutive race of starting in Row 6. But, I don’t…

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Chastain To Drive 3 XFINITY Series Races For Ganassi, How That Impacts His Playoff Chances

The hardwork has finally paid off for Ross Chastain. The Florida native will get his shot with a premiere team this season as he signed a three race deal with Chip Ganassi Racing in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. Chastain, will drive the No. 42 Chevrolet sponsored by DC Solar starting next weekend at the Darlington Raceway (Sept. 1). Then, he will race in the car two weeks later at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway (Sept. 15), then conclude the deal at the Richmond International Raceway (Sept. 21). Chastain, 25, is in…

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Larson, Sponsor Credit One Bank And His Team CGR Makes Visit To Meeting Street Academy In South Carolina On Tuesday

Normally, Kyle Larson is spending his weekdays either preparing for the upcoming Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race or taking part in a sprint car race somewhere around this great nation of ours. Well, on Tuesday, Larson, driver of the No. 42 Credit One Bank Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, and members of the Chip Ganassi Racing team made a pit stop at Meeting Street Academy in Charleston, S.C. to speak with students about teamwork and perseverance during a school-wide assembly. Team partner Credit One Bank was in attendance and donated $25,000 to the…

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Ganassi In No Hurry To Expand His INDYCAR Operation

INDIANAPOLIS – One tidbit of information that Chip Ganassi shared with us on a conference call on Monday was that he’s in no hurry to expand his Verizon IndyCar Series team past two cars in the near future. Chip Ganassi Racing expanded from a two-car operation to a four car team in 2011 and remained that way for 2012 too. Then, in 2013, they ran three full-time cars while expanding back to a four car team for the next four seasons. But, last offseason, they scaled back to a two car…

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Dixon Signs Multi-Year Extension To Remain With Chip Ganassi Racing

INDIANAPOLIS – Chip Ganassi Racing announced on Monday that four-time Veirzon IndyCar Series Champion, 44-time Winner and Indianapolis 500 Winner Scott Dixon has signed a multi-year deal with the team that will see the 38-year-old Kiwi begin a CGR record 18th season in 2019 behind the wheel of the No. 9 PNC Bank Honda. Dixon, was due to be a free agent at the end of the season and was receiving offers from McLaren, Penske, Andretti and a whole host of other teams but decided to remain with the team that…

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Chip Ganassi Racing Has 7 Mid-Ohio Wins In Last 11 Years But None Since 2015

Ever since the Verizon IndyCar Series returned to Mid-Ohio in 2007, the annual stop on the schedule has become a Chip Ganassi Racing playground. See, in the last 11 years, a Ganassi driver has won seven of the races. But, despite seven trips to victory lane in the Honda Indy 200, none have come since 2015. The last three races have been won by Graham Rahal, Simon Pagenaud and Josef Newgarden. With how their season is going in 2018 though, a return trip to victory lane could be in the…

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