PrimeSport, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Launch of Official IMS Ticket Exchange

INDIANAPOLIS – PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sports and entertainment events, and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway today announced the launch of the Official Indianapolis Motor Speedway Ticket Exchange. PrimeSport will host and manage the only official resale marketplace where race fans can buy and sell 100-percent guaranteed tickets to the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. The 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 is scheduled for Sunday, May 28 at IMS.

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Juan Pablo Montoya to Run Both Indy 500 As Well as IndyCar Grand Prix in May

St. Petersburg, Fla – Juan Pablo Montoya was told last summer that Team Penske was going to be getting younger for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season. They told the two-time Indianapolis 500 champion that they were going after Josef Newgarden as his replacement for next year. With the other three drivers locked in to contracts, Montoya would be the odd man out. But, Penske did offer Montoya a ride in the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500. At the time, the Colombian told the team that he was appreciative…

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Kurt Busch Says Indy 500 Chances This Year Not Likely

Hampton, GA – When Kurt Busch won the season opening Daytona 500 last weekend, it got everyone wondering if the Stewart-Haas Racing driver would try the Indianapolis 500 for a second time this May. Busch, won at Martinsville in April of 2014, which by virtue of the win, opened him up to giving Indy a try that year. He finished sixth in his rookie debut making him want to try it again. Unfortunately, the last two years didn’t give him a chance to run Indy again. But, with that ‘500 victory,…

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A.J. Foyt Racing Likely to Stick With Just 2 Entries for Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS – Al-Fe Heat Treating announced today that they will be back with A.J. Foyt Racing for a seventh consecutive year as a major associate sponsor. The Al-Fe Heat Treating logo will be on both ABC Supply Chevrolets for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season. “The 2017 season looks to be an exciting and challenging one for Foyt Racing and we at Al-Fe Heat Treating wouldn’t miss it for anything!” said Kurt Westman, founder and president of the largest commercial aluminum heat treating operation in the United States via a press release….

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Advance Auto Parts Enters Multi-Year Partnership with Indianapolis Motor Speedway

INDIANAPOLIS – Advance Auto Parts, a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers, has signed a strategic, multi-year partnership with the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS).  The agreement designates Advance Auto Parts as the official partner of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway at events including the legendary Indianapolis 500, Brickyard 400, INDYCAR Grand Prix, Lights at the Brickyard, and more. Advance Auto Parts has more than 5,100 company-operated stores across the United States and Canada. 

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Juncos Racing Officially Will Run In 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS – From the moment that Juncos Racing opened their brand new facility in Speedway, Indiana, it was clear the vision was starting to take shape of their goal in becoming a Verizon IndyCar Series team. From the moment Juncos Racing was founded in 2009, their ultimate goal was to compete in the Indianapolis 500 and become a mainstay in the Verizon IndyCar Series. Now, that dream has become a reality. Juncos Racing will field at least one car in the 101st Indianapolis 500 in May and will make a run…

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Despite 2016 Success, Team Penske Drivers Already Gunning for Better Indy 500 This Year

INDIANAPOLIS – Today was the annual IndyCar Media Day, but you can forgive the Team Penske bunch for talking the Indy 500 instead. Heck, last year was about as perfect of a season for the organization outside of one thing – the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500. Overall, Penske drivers won 10 of the 16 races in 2016 (6 of the final 9) and had the top two in the points standings by a wide margin. 2016 was Penske’s year in IndyCar. But, the one miss, was the Indy…

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