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VICS: Chip Ganassi Racing Teams To Contend No. 8 Chevrolet with Sage Karam and Sebastian Saavedra in Upcoming Verizon IndyCar Series Races

INDIANAPOLIS (April 14, 2015) – Chip Ganassi Racing Teams (CGRT) unveiled its upcoming plans today for the No. 8 Chevrolet entry in the Verizon IndyCar Series, which includes races for both CGRT development driver Sage Karam and team newcomer Sebastian Saavedra– who will pilot the No. 8 AFS Chevrolet at this weekend’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Saavedra will be backed...
Via On Pit Road
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ganassi to use both Karam and Saavedra for rest of season

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Chip Ganassi Racing will use Sage Karam and Sebastian Saavedra in its No. 8 Chevrolet the rest of the season, and Saavedra will drive a fifth entry for the team in the Indianapolis 500. Karam is a Ganassi development driver and has driven the first two races of the IndyCar season in the car. He will be replaced by Saavedra this weekend at Long Beach, the road course...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Sebastian Saaveda to Run 4 Races With Chip Ganassi Racing in 2015 Including Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS- Some shocking news came out of the Verizon IndyCar Series world on Tuesday morning as Chip Ganassi Racing announced that Colombian Sebastian Saavedra will pilot the No. 8 Chevrolet this weekend at Long Beach. It’s...
Via Race Review Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Karam, Saavedra to share driving duties in full-season IndyCar ride

The No. 8 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet will compete in each of the remaining races in the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series, but with two different drivers behind the wheel, it was announced Tuesday. Twenty-year-old development driver Sage Karam has had two rough races in the No. 8 Chevrolet so far this season, with a 19th in St. Pete followed by an 18th at NOLA. Colombia-native Sebastian...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Despite Dominating Weekend, Rain/St. Pete Forces A Tall Task for Ganassi on Sunday at NOLA

Avondale, LA- The season opener for the Verizon IndyCar Series couldn’t have gone any worse for a storied organization like Chip Ganassi Racing. They only had one car finish in the top 10 and...
Via Race Review Online
6 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar rookie Karam gets ride with Ganassi for New Orleans

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Sage Karam will return to the No. 8 Chevrolet for team owner Chip Ganassi at the IndyCar race in Louisiana. Karam will make his second straight start for Ganassi this weekend at the Grand Prix of Louisiana at NOLA Motorsports Park. He finished 19th in the IndyCar season opener at St. Petersburg. Karam finished ninth in his series debut last season at the Indianapolis...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Sage Karam To Drive For Chip Ganassi Racing In New Orleans This Weekend

INDIANAPOLIS- Earlier today, the entry-list for the inaugural Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana grew by one driver as Simona de Silvestro was named by Andretti Autosport as their fourth driver for this weekend’s Verizon IndyCar Series...
Via Race Review Online
10 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Chip Ganassi Racing confirms Sage Karam for NOLA

Twenty-year-old Sage Karam will be back behind the wheel of the No. 8 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet for round 2 of the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series, it was confirmed Tuesday. Karam was signed as a development driver for the Chip Ganassi Racing team for 2015, yet got to take part in the season opening Grand Prix of St. Pete where he registered a 19th place finish. “I’m honored...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

NXS: Brennan Poole Adds Two Races with HScott Motorsports and Chip Ganassi Racing

Concord, N.C. – HScott with Chip Ganassi announced Monday that Brennan Poole will pilot the No. 42 Chevrolet in both NASCAR XFINITY Series races at the Iowa Speedway. This will increase the total number of races with the team to 17. Poole has two career starts already this season at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway and the Phoenix International Raceway. In his debut at Las Vegas,...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

GRC: Chip Ganassi Racing Teams Expands Into Red Bull Global Rallycross with New Partner Loenbro

CONCORD, N.C. (March 18, 2015) – Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, Inc. (CGRT) announced today the formation of a two-car team in the Supercar class of Red Bull Global Rallycross (GRC) with new partner Loenbro and drivers Brian Deegan and Steve Arpin. CGRT joins the vibrant and growing series and looks to continue itshistory of on-track success while also complementing the team’s continued...
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March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Ganassi Racing Teams Expands into Red Bull Global Rallycross with New Partner Loenbro

Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, Inc. (CGRT) announced today the formation of a two-car team in the Supercar class of Red Bull Global Rallycross (GRC) with new partner Loenbro and drivers Brian Deegan and Steve Arpin. CGRT joins the vibrant and growing series and looks to continue its history of on-track success while also complementing the team’s continued focus on reaching millennials...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Ganassi expands into Global Rally Cross with 2-car team

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Chip Ganassi is expanding into Global Rally Cross this season with a two-car team that includes 13-time X Games medalist Brian Deegan. It will be the fourth major American motorsports series for the Ganassi organization. The team owner fields cars in IndyCar, NASCAR and the United SportsCar Championship, and has wins in every major American event from the Daytona...
Via AP on Fox
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Sage Karam to Run for Ganassi Racing at Season Opener in St. Pete

INDIANAPOLIS- The worst kept secret for the upcoming Verizon IndyCar Series season is undoubtedly Sage Karam. The 19-year old is a Chip Ganassi Racing developmental driver and ran in the 2014 Indianapolis 500 for the team. The Pennsylvania native came home ninth in his lone IndyCar start. That got everyone thinking it was time to … Continue reading IndyCar: Sage Karam to Run for...
Via Race Review Online
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Karam joins Chip Ganassi Racing Teams for IndyCar opener

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Sage Karam will drive in the IndyCar season opener for Chip Ganassi. He'll drive the No. 8 Chevrolet on March 29 in the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Florida. Karam finished ninth in his series debut last season at the Indianapolis 500. Karam turns 20 on March 5 and will become the youngest driver ever in the series for team owner Chip Ganassi. The former Indy...
Via AP on Fox
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

NXS: Brennan Poole To Run 15 Races for HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi

HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi Racing announced on Tuesday February 10th that Brennan Poole will drive the No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro for 15 XFINITY races in 2015. The 23-year-old will have sponsorship from DC Solar Solutions. “I’m thrilled to welcome Brennan Poole and DC Solar Solutions to our family at HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi,” HScott Motorsports with Chip...
Via On Pit Road
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi Partners with DC Solar Solutions and Driver Brennan Poole for the 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series Season

HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi announced today they have partnered with DC Solar Solutions as primary sponsor for multiple races in the NASCAR XFINITY Series on the No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro for the 2015 season. Brennan Poole, 23, will pilot the No. 42 DC Solar Solutions Chevrolet Camaro in 15 races in 2015. The Texas native will make his NASCAR XFINITY Series debut at Las Vegas...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

RCR settles lawsuit over McCall's move to Chip Ganassi Racing

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Via Fox Sports
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Did Felix Sabates’ Guarantee Come at a Bad Time?

Chip Ganassi Racing is sure they will contend for a championship this season. They’re so sure of the fact that they’re guaranteeing it. Co-Owner Felix Sabates said during Thursday’s media availability that he “Guarantees Both” Ganassi drivers will make the Chase in 2015. His counterpart Chip Ganassi said just prior to that in his opening … Continue reading NASCAR: Did...
Via Race Review Online
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Ganassi Group “Guarantees” Both Cars Will Make Chase in 2015

Chip Ganassi Racing is all in for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. So much so, they’re guaranteeing both cars make the Chase. Co-owners Chip Ganassi and Felix Sabates said in today’s NASCAR Media Day that they expect to be championship contenders this season. Ganassi, told reporters that it would be “disappointing” if they don’t … Continue reading NASCAR: Ganassi...
Via Race Review Online
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Ganassi All-Star Group Wins Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona

Chip Ganassi Racing is normally the team to beat when the TUDOR Sports Car Series heads to the Daytona International Speedway. In the 2015 edition, they showed they were the class of the field yet again. Ganassi, was in victory lane for a record sixth time on Sunday afternoon as Scott Dixon drove the No. … Continue reading Ganassi All-Star Group Wins Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona →
Via Race Review Online
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Ganassi Racing's Joey Hand tops first day of testing at Daytona

Joey Hand was fastest at the end of the first day of testing for the Roar Before the Rolex 24, in his first official test day in the No. 01 Chip Ganassi Racing Riley-Ford. The former BMW factory ace took the Ford EcoBoost-powered entry to the best time of 1:39.397. "It feels like I never left this car," Hand said. "This team, I only did four races with them but felt like I know everyone...
Via Fox Sports
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

TUDOR Championship: Joey Hand joins Chip Ganassi Racing

After two seasons in DTM, Joey Hand will return to racing full-time in North America next year, having joined Chip Ganassi Racing and Ford for its factory assault on the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. The 35-year-old Californian was confirmed Tuesday to partner Scott Pruett in the No. 01 Riley-Ford, which will carry primary sponsorship from Ford EcoBoost following the departure...
Via Fox Sports
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

VICS: Charlie Kimball, Novo Nordisk Sign Multi-Year Contract With Chip Ganassi Racing Teams

INDIANAPOLIS — Chip Ganassi Racing announced on Thursday, December 12th that Charlie Kimball and Novo Nordisk will return for their fifth season after inking a multi-year deal. “I am really excited to continue to be a part of this great partnership with Novo Nordisk and Chip Ganassi Racing,” Kimball said. “The relationships we’ve built over the past four years, both on and...
Via Rubbings Racing
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Ganassi, Rojas part ways following difficult 2014 campaign

Memo Rojas will not return to Chip Ganassi Racing for next year's TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, the team having ended its relationship with him following a challenging 2014 season. Additionally, Rojas' Scuderia Telmex (Telcel) funding will not return to the team either in 2015. Rojas spent eight years with CGR and together with co-driver Scott Pruett, scored 30 wins, four...
Via Fox Sports
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

NXS: Chip Ganassi Racing and Harry Scott Jr. Form Team

CONCORD, N.C. – Chip Ganassi and Harry Scott Jr. announced Thursday that the two will pair up to run a full-time entry in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2015. The cars will be built from the Chip Ganassi Racing shop. “The HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi partnership formalizes a relationship that has been in the making for a couple of years,” said Harry Scott Jr.  This is a...
Via Rubbings Racing
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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