Tag: Tony Kanaan

Push to Pass Live Sunday Re-Broadcast – Raceday at Mid-Ohio

Dusty and I broadcast from pit lane at Mid-Ohio in the quiet moments of raceday morning – hear our takes on the Saturday track action as well as some commentary from Tony Kanaan, Graham Rahal and WIll Power! Aaand maybe a little bonus material from Josef Newgarden regarding a Twitter controversy…   http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/www.slipstreamnetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/P2P-Live-from-Mid-Ohio-Sunday.mp3   Find

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Castroneves Shatters Record with 49th Pole, Shares Legend Status with Kanaan

Helio Castroneves continues to break records and climb the all-time career lists, in this, his 20th year of Indy car racing. He tied the great Bobby Unser for 49 career pole positions tonight when he won the Verizon P1 Award at Phoenix International Raceway for the second year in a row. It’s also his second

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Dixon Leads Chevy Domination in Day One of IndyCar at The Glen

Indy car racing returned to Watkins Glen International this weekend, and Chevy promptly planted their flag on the rolling hills of the infield. The manufacturer occupied the top 4 spots in the morning practice and the top 5 spots in the 2-hour afternoon session. Helio Castroneves, Will Power and Juan Pablo Montoya from Team Penske,

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Five Championship Contenders Break Out in Final Practice at Mid-Ohio; Power and Dixon Each Looking for Third Honda Indy 200 Pole

The final practice for the Verizon IndyCar Series at Mid-Ohio this weekend yielded impressive numbers. The top 16 cars out of the 22-car field ran laps faster than the track record. Remember that practice times do not count towards official track records, so we will just have to hope for a dry track and prime

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Power Runs Quickest Overall in Friday Practices at Mid-Ohio

The Honda Indy 200 afternoon practice session on Friday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course ended prematurely when the skies opened and huge rain drops began to scatter across pit lane and the entire 13-turn track. The drops came down in an individual fashion, almost as though they each had a purposeful destination and when

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Celebrity Family Feud – IndyCar Episode Air Date

  This past Sunday, after the conclusion of the fantastic Kohler Grand Prix at Road America, the 2016 season of Celebrity Family Feud premiered on the ABC Network. And if you’re anything like me, you only had one question: “Yeah, but when is the IndyCar episode?” I searched high and low for the answer and

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Kanaan and Munoz Lead Pack in Carb Day Practice

If the Carb Day practice is any indication of what we can expect this Sunday… WOW. This 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 is going to be one for the record books, and not just for obvious reasons. The whole field was putting on a show for the packed stands today, going two and three-wide

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Former Phoenix Champs Will Lead Field to Green in Arizona

Leading up to the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix race weekend, Helio Castroneves mentioned his fond memories from Phoenix International Raceway, particularly when he started from pole and won in 2002. History might be repeating itself. Friday afternoon gave him another memory for the vault with a 2-lap average of 192.631 mph, earning

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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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Penske Dominant, Again; Hunter-Reay Hat Trick a Challenge

This article was originally published on MTAF Wheels, which is now dark. Thank you for enjoying it here, through the Live Full Throttle Archives.  Helio Castroneves impresses with his 43rd career pole position and back-to-back Verizon P1 Awards in the IndyCar Series this weekend; he managed to achieve pole last week in Long Beach as

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