Karam Looking Like Strong Sleeper Threat To Win Sunday’s Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

INDIANAPOLIS – Sage Karam topped 226 mph on Monday to end the eighth Indianapolis 500 practice session of the month first. I know it’s only one practice and that this lap was obviously put down with a tow, but you have to include Karam as one of the top sleepers to win Sunday’s 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network). Here’s why. This shouldn’t be a shock that Karam ended the day P1. Last week, we had three days of action where most teams elected to go…

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Karam Tops 226 mph On Monday While SPM’s Long Month Continues With Robert Wickens Crash

INDIANAPOLIS – The post qualifying practice session at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is turning into one of the best practice sessions for any series on any track in place in the world on any given day. When the Verizon IndyCar Series first added the practice session in 2014 it’s been a thrilling session every since. Think about it. The only practice these 33 drivers are doing from now on are in race trim. They’ve already qualified. Plus, the practice session starts around the same time that the Indy 500 does (12:30…

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Why No. 66 For Hildebrand In The Indianapolis 500? He Explains

LONG BEACH, Calif – We may be gearing up for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach (4 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network) this weekend, but it’s never too early to start talking about the Indianapolis 500. On Thursday, another driver confirmation took place, as JR Hildebrand and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing confirmed the 34th entry for this year’s race. Hildebrand, 30, will pilot the No. 66 Chevrolet for DRR in the Verizon IndyCar Series race, joining Sage Karam with the team. Hildebrand To Join DRR For 2018 Indianapolis 500 But, most…

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DRR To Bring 2nd Car To Indy In May, Eyeing More Races In The Future

INDIANAPOLIS – Dreyer & Reinbold Racing announced on Thursday that they will bring Sage Karam back to Indy for their fourth Indianapolis 500 together over the last five years. But, team owner Dennis Reinbold did also unveil that Karam won’t be their only driver in the DRR garage this Month of May. While the rumors are the team will have a second car for the ‘500 and also have JR Hildebrand with them for the Greatest Spectacle in Racing in it, Reinbold wouldn’t name any names other than the second car…

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Sage Karam Feels More Prepared, Won’t Be Taking Big Risks For Indy

INDIANAPOLIS – Dreyer & Reinbold Racing officially unveiled on Thursday morning that they will have Sage Karam as the driver in one of their two cars for May’s 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. Karam, will pilot the No. 24 Chevrolet for the fourth time in the last five years with the team. DRR are the one that gave him his first opportunity in 2014 as a high school senior. The Pennsylvania native started 31st and came all the way through the field to finish an impressive ninth. He’d come back…

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Sage Karam Set For Return To Dreyer & Reinbold Racing For Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS – Another Indianapolis 500 entry is going to be announced on Thursday, as Dreyer & Reinbold Racing is set to announce that Sage Karam is set to drive their No. 24 Chevrolet for the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. Karma, 22, will enter his fifth Indy 500, four of which have been with DRR. He won the “Hard Charger Award” as rookie competitor in the 2015 Indy 500 and put on a sensational drive from 23rd to fourth in 2016 before retiring from the event on Lap 94 in DRR…

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Top 5 Sleepers to Win This Year’s 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS – Everybody loves a good longshot to win a sporting event right? It’s fun to root for the underdog. Well, here are five “sleepers” that could win Sunday’s 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network). 

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Will Power Quickest in Day 2 of Indy 500 Practice

INDIANAPOLIS – 32 of the 33 drivers braved the tough conditions on Tuesday, turning 2,404 laps around the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway despite windy yet hot temperatures. That’s why speeds were nearly two mph slower today, with Will Power besting the field with a lap of 224.656 mph in his No. 12 Chevrolet. Power, turned that lap in the final two hours, as he had help from a tow with his Team Penske teammates. Last weekend’s IndyCar Grand Prix winner, was in the top 10 of the no tow list too,…

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Sage Karam Trying to Temper His “Hard Charging” Mentality at Indy This Year

INDIANAPOLIS – For the third time in four tries, Sage Karam will drive the No. 24 Chevrolet with Dreyer & Reinbold/Kingdom Racing. Like last year, the familiarity with the team excites him, as he’s hoping that this could be the year that he finally winds up drinking the milk in victory lane. But, unlike his previous three Indianapolis 500 tries, Karam has a different mindset for the 101st Running on May 28 (11 a.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network). Karam, 22 is known as a hard charger and tries to come through the…

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Sage Karam To Return to Dreyer & Reinbold Racing for 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS – Sage Karam will be back in the No. 24 Dreyer & Reinbold entry in the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil, as the team announced on Thursday morning that they will bring the young American driver to Indy for the third time in four years. marking the third time in four years. As a 19-year-old rookie competing in his first Verizon IndyCar Series race in 2014, Karam drove the Dreyer & Reinbold car from 31st on the Indy 500 starting grid to finish ninth. In last…

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