Found August 27, 2013 on Formula 1 Blog:
Chip Ganassi Racing and Felix Sabates will enter a second Daytona Prototype (DP) with Izod IndyCar series drivers Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti. The race will be at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on Sept. 7 and 8. “It is thrilling to have two respected IndyCar drivers competing in the Daytona Prototype class this year,” said Gill Campbell, CEO and general manager of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. “Dario was here just last week driving exhibition laps with Patrick Dempsey in a Porsche 935 during the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. I guess the four-time IndyCar Series champion just can’t get enough of our scenic Monterey Bay and challenging circuit.” With just two races left in the season, ten drivers are within five points of the Daytona Prototype lead so things are heating up and it should be a good show at Laguna. The No. 02 Dinan-prepared BMW featuring Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti will join the No. 01 Telcel/TELMEX Dinan-prepared BMW driven by reigning Series champions and Rolex...

Dixon Calls Crew Accident A "Dick Move..."

((HT: NBCSN)) Scott Dixon had a bit of an issue during the last round of pitstops at the IndyCar race at Sonoma... He kinda ran over (or ran into) some of Will Power's pit crew... Your browser does not support iframes. Dixon alleged that Power’s crew had moved into Dixon’s pit space and in fact jumped in front of the New Zealander on exit. ((If you looked at the...

IndyCar driver Scott Dixon takes out 3 pit crew members

This is what happens when you have such a tight pit: Scott Dixon targets 3 of them, is penalized, and Will Power wins at Sonoma Raceway. [BWO FTW] Dixon thought the crew member took on for the team. “That’s probably the most blatant thing I’ve seen in a long time,” Dixon said. “You watch most pit guys, they try to get out of the way of other people, so that was a bit...

Did Indy car driver Scott Dixon purposely hit an opponents’ pit crew?

IndyCar: Controversial Call Could be Nail in the Coffin for Scott Dixon

Sonoma, CA- Scott Dixon looked like he would be a huge threat for the 2013 Izod IndyCar Series championship entering pit road for his final pit stop on Sunday afternoon. Dixon led 27 laps prior that that point and had the car to beat. Helio Castroneves on the other side had a decent car but if they finished how they were running Dixon would have only been eight points out of the...

Bump-and-run costly in Indy race

Gamesmanship? Carelessness? Take your pick for whatever it was, but what happened in the pits during Sunday's IndyCar event at Sonoma Raceway meant Will Power won and Scott Dixon lost. The down and dirty: Dixon nailed one of Power's pit crew members as he exited, sending him flying and knocking down another crew member -- not to mix sports, but it looked a lot like picking...

Video: IndyCar’s Scott Dixon takes out pit crew members

IndyCar racer Will Power won Sunday at Sonoma Raceway after fellow racer Scott Dixon was penalized when he took out a few of Powers’ pit crew, reports USA Today Sports. Dixon thinks one the crew members purposely got his car’s way as he was pulling back onto the track. “That’s probably the most blatant thing I’ve seen in a long time,” Dixon said. “You watch most pit...

Scott Dixon clips tire being carried by member of Will Power’s pit crew (VIDEO)

During the last round of pit stops during Sunday's GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, Will Power and Scott Dixon entered the pits at the same time. After changing tires, Dixon took off as Travis Law, a crew member for Power's car, was carrying a tire away from the pit. Dixon's rear tire clipped Law's handheld tire as he strolled (yes, strolled) out of the pit area and sent...

Pit crew member gets owned by IndyCar driver

This IndyCar pit crew member might want to step up his awareness attributes after the incident that went down this weekend. Driver Scott Dixon clipped this dude as he was leaving his pit, sending multiple crew members to the ground in what could have been a much worse accident. It’s up for debate about who’s at fault here, but it’s probably a good idea to keep your head on...

IndyCar: Can Dario Franchitti keep current success going in Baltimore?

Indianapolis, IN- One of the favorites to win the third annual Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT has to be Target Chip Ganassi driver Dario Franchitti. The four-time Izod IndyCar Series champion enters the race as arguably the hottest driver in the series despite not yet reaching victory lane in 2013. Franchitti has finished on the podium in four of the last five races and...

IndyCar: Grand Prix of Baltimore Preview and Predictions

Indianapolis, IN- The Izod IndyCar Series will race in back-to-back weekends for the first time since the beginning of July when they raced at Pocono followed by the Toronto doubleheader. The third annual Baltimore Grand Prix on the streets of downtown Baltimore will be the fourth to last race in the championship as the battle for the title is heating up. Due to a controversial ending...
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