Indy 500 champ Tony Kanaan chasing history

Now that Tony Kanaan has an Indianapolis 500 title, he has a new goal - becoming the first driver in speedway history to win races in two different series. The Brazilian IndyCar racer took his first laps in a Grand-Am car during Thursday's practice at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kanaan isn't the first to try the feat. Indy pole winner Ed Carpenter and Wade Cunningham both won...
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July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Kanaan earned nearly $2.4 million at Indy 500

Tony Kanaan won nearly $2.4 million for his victory at the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. The earnings were announced Monday at the Indianapolis 500 Victory Awards Celebration at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Checks were handed out at the lavish annual event, and Kanaan's total was $2,353,500. It was a steep drop in earnings for the second-place finisher, but 21-year-old Colombian...
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May 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Tony Kanaan gets huge kiss from wife Lauren after winning Indy 500

Tony Kanaan finally won the Indy 500 to give himself a win at the race that had always eluded him. Kanaan ran in the Indy 500 11 previous times without winning. His best previous finish came in 2004 when he finished second as a driver for Andretti Green Racing. He had a third and fourth-place [...]
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May 26, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Tony Kanaan Sebring In-Car

Enjoy a frantic, dizzying ride around Sebring's short course with 2004 IZOD IndyCar Series champion Tony Kanaan in his KV Racing Dallara DW12-Chevrolet.
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February 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Kanaan loses brakes, launches over car

IndyCar sophomore Simona de Silvestro led Sunday's pre-race warmup in Baltimore, but it was Tony Kanaan's brake failure and big crash that made the headlines.
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September 04, 2011  |  Discuss

INDYCAR: “We Should Be Ashamed” -- Kanaan

Tony Kanaan, the closest thing IndyCar has to Obi-Wan Kenobi, sets the record straight on the poor driving at Toronto and how drivers should move forward.
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July 13, 2011  |  Discuss

Kanaan relieved just to be in Indy 500 field

Tony Kanaan's last few months have been wild. His time with Andretti Autosport ended last year because 7-Eleven dropped its primary sponsorship of his car. He signed with another team, a deal that fell apart over a lack of funding. Then he got yet another ride and has qualified 23rd for this weekend's Indianapolis 500. But his former Andretti team managed to get only three of its...
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May 24, 2011  |  Discuss

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