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Team Penske is the Common Theme Across Honda Indy Toronto Practices

Unlike last year, I am not in Canada for the Honda Indy Toronto this weekend. Initially those reasons as to why, were related to work, but as it turns out I needed to be home for a family situation. I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else. The Verizon IndyCar Series, the work I am privileged

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Push To Pass Podcast: Honda Indy Toronto Review

On the latest episode of the Push to Pass podcast, we discussed the Honda Indy Toronto and all it’s full-course caution glory! Five to be exact, with even more surprises. It seemed that Dixon and Pagenaud were well on their way to filling 2 of the 3 podium steps when a well-timed pit stop for

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IndyCar Raceday Warm Up and the Conversation about Standing Starts

The Honda Indy Toronto warm up session for the Verizon IndyCar Series this morning went relatively smooth for the field. There were two short-lived red flags, one for Team Penske driver, Simon Pagenaud after he made contact with the tire barrier in Turn 8. He went into the barrier nose-first but the car was not

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Dixon on Sneak Attack, Takes Pole from Castroneves in Toronto

Let’s pick up where we left off… the last line of the last paragraph of my last post was: “[Dixon is] a beast and currently fourth in points, so keep an eye on him this weekend. The No. 9 crew has kept it clean, lying relatively low in Toronto… and that’s Dixon’s favorite time to

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French Drivers Rise to the Top in Final Toronto Practice; Dixon in Dark Horse Mode

The third and final practice session on the streets of Toronto this morning yielded the fastest times of the race weekend. The field of 22 is getting a grip on the new track layout, literally and figuratively. The sand blasting of Turns 1 and 9 overnight has seemed to do what was intended, give the

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Pagenaud Leads Team Penske in Strong Friday Practice; Toronto Track Changes Overnight

Turn 11 has become equivalent to a cuss word here in Toronto. Juan Pablo Montoya (No. 2 DeVilbiss Team Penske) and Charlie Kimball (No. 83 Novo Nordisk Ganassi Racing) both ended their afternoon practice session with a close-up visit to the aforementioned Turn and it’s outside retaining wall. Thankfully neither of them ended up with

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Push To Pass Podcast in association with Live Full Throttle: Iowa Corn 300 Review & Honda Indy Toronto Preview

This week on the Push to Pass podcast, Dusty, Zach and I review last weekend’s Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway – noting that IndyCar will be returning to the fastest short track in the world for the next two seasons, discussing Newgarden’s dominance and highlighting how it is yet another amazing story in the

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IndyCar 2015: Ready, Set, Race – Part II of II

Life happens, folks. I tried my best to get this second portion of the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season breakdown to you earlier this week but sometimes despite our best efforts, things get delayed or pushed back beyond our control. Regardless, here is a look at the last 8 race weekends for next year –

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