Tony Stewart pays tribute to A.J. Foyt on helmet in final Indy race

Tony Stewart, racing in his final Crown Royal 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, will wear a special helmet that pays tribute to his hero, four-time Indianapolis 500 champion A.J. Foyt.Foyt autographed the helmet and added a message to the driver nicknamed 'Smoke', saying: "Tony, Do what you like. Your friend, A.J."Stewart has been racing with a variety of different helmets throughout...
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July 22, 2016  |  Discuss

VICS: Phoenix to honor Foyt with race winner’s trophy

Phoenix International Raceway will honor one of the greats of Indy car racing by unveiling the A.J. Foyt Champions Trophy on March 30. The trophy will be presented to the winner of the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix when the Verizon IndyCar Series returns to PIR to race under the lights April 2 (8:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN). Foyt won the inaugural race at PIR, leading every...
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March 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Cunningham will step into Foyt's car

Mike Conway has asked to sit out the IndyCar season finale at Auto Club Speedway and will be replaced in Saturday night's race by Wade Cunningham. Conway told AJ Foyt Racing he is not comfortable racing on ovals and no longer wishes to compete on them. Conway missed most of the 2010 season with injuries suffered in a serious accident at Indianapolis, and was in an accident there...
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September 13, 2012  |  Discuss

A.J. Foyt hospitalized for infection

A.J. Foyt has been hospitalized in Houston for complications from knee surgery and will skip the 50th anniversary of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The 77-year-old Foyt had knee surgery two weeks ago, and an infection sent him to the hospital Wednesday. A spokeswoman for the four-time Indianapolis 500 winner said Friday that Foyt may stay in the hospital through the weekend. She said...
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January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

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