Posted May 30, 2012 on AP on Fox
PLAYERS: Dario Franchitti
The excitement over a strong Indianapolis 500 didn't last very long for IndyCar. Rumors of discord among several team owners spread quickly around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, even after series CEO Randy Bernard tried to keep attention on Sunday's race. The talk picked up again immediately after Dario Franchitti's victory, and Bernard tweeted Tuesday night that one owner is trying to have him fired. On Wednesday, a report on Speed.com said that IndyCar founder Tony George and a handful of Chevrolet team owners are behind the charge to have Bernard fired. Also listed were team owners John Barnes, Kevin Kalkhoven, Michael Andretti and his father, Mario. Michael Andretti immediately denounced the report on Twitter.
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