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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Infield Camping Available for INDYCAR Grand Prix Weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

INDIANAPOLIS – For the first time ever, fans can camp at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in their own campground. The previous few years, IMS has had “glamping” but that had tents and amenities already set up for the fans. Now, fans can bring their own camping gear, as IMS President Doug Boles announced on Thursday afternoon from the famed race track that fans can camp at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the INDYCAR Grand Prix race weekend this May. Spectator camping for recreational vehicles and tents will be offered inside the track…

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101st Running of Indy 500 Tickets On Sale, Angie’s List to No Longer Sponsor GP of Indy

INDIANAPOLIS – Cyber Monday gave way to some great racing deals today, as one of those were tickets for the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500. Tickets for the 101st running went on sale today as fans were able to purchase seats for next May’s race. Fans who have not already pre-ordered tickets can visit the Indianapolis Motor Speedway ticket office or IMS.com to purchase their seats for a schedule that also includes the IndyCar Grand Prix, Indy 500 practice and qualification days, concerts and more. “Many fans jumped at…

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