Tag: Sage Karam

Mecum’s May Connection to Karam and Pagenaud

Today, Tuesday May 16th, marks the first day of car auctions at the Indiana State Fairgrounds with Mecum! If you’re in the area, make sure you head over and check it out this week. Even if you’re not in the market to purchase one of the vehicles, you can treat it like an auto show

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Ganassi Goes 1-2 in Morning Practice at Pocono

Charlie Kimball ran his No. 83 Chevy to the front of the pack during this morning’s practice session at Pocono Raceway. The Chip Ganassi Racing Teams driver is fighting to put another win on his Verizon IndyCar Series resume. Especially since the next race win for his team will be a monumental one – the

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American Love Story: IndyCar & Iowa Speedway

Tonight was the first time since 2006 that IndyCar saw an all-American podium. The Indianapolis 500 that year had a podium consisting of race winner, Sam Hornish, Jr. plus the father-son combination of Marco Andretti & Michael Andretti running P2 and P3! The Iowa Corn 300 ended with all of us wondering if we were

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Montoya Will Lead Field to Green in Rainy Race 2

Today marks the second time this season that Juan Pablo Montoya will start from the pole position in the field. Both instances were also the result of weather conditions that cancelled/discontinued qualifying sessions for the Verizon IndyCar Series. His first pole position in 2015 was over the second race weekend of the year, at NOLA

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Doubleheader in Detroit Accompanied by Drizzle

I haven’t been to Detroit since this past winter when I attended the North American International Auto Show at the Cobo Center. I enjoy attending that show because it’s a great way to break up the long off-season and enjoy incredible cars, even if they are silent. This weekend in Detroit, in stark contrast, is

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Pagenaud Leads Field on Fast Friday; Qualifying Format Breakdown

This article was originally published on MTAF Wheels, which is now dark. Thank you for enjoying it here through the Live Full Throttle Archives.  It is upon us, folks. Qualifying weekend for the 99th Running of the Indianapolis 500! We ended Fast Friday with Team Penske driver Simon Pagenaud topping the leaderboard with a 230.698

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IndyCar Presence at Roar Before the 24 this Weekend

Last year around this time, I ventured into my first article on the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship – I did so by looking at an aspect of it that crossed paths with my passion, IndyCar. I profiled the IndyCar drivers of past and present that were entered to test at the Roar Before the 24

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Defining "Silly Season": Hinchtown-Powered Handlebar, Pagenaud to Penske & Potential 2015 Drivers

Eleven. It’s the amount of hours I spent in my SUV last Tuesday, making the round trip from Cleveland to Indianapolis and yep, back to Cleveland. It’s the number namesake to the Circle City’s professional soccer team – the Indy Eleven. And it’s also the year (2011) when James Hinchcliffe entered the IndyCar Series and

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IndyCar at the Rolex 24

A couple weeks ago, we started the year off with a Roar in Daytona. The teams for the Rolex 24 tested and I ventured into my first legitimate SportsCar-focused piece. I think it went pretty well and I appreciated all the feedback from you, the readers! Time to bring the spotlight back on these drivers

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