Articles tagged Bryan Herta

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Jack Hawksworth

The Bradford lad who took an early decision to target a career in America – a move that has served him well. By Gordon Kirby Jack Hawksworth has enjoyed a rapid rise in America, winning the Star Mazda championship in 2012 and scoring three Indy Lights victories last year. The promising Briton’s speed and composure earned him a full-time IndyCar ride this year with Bryan Herta’s small but very...

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The month in Motor Sport

June 16: Having passed scrutineering at Le Mans, the Jaguar X122005 are declared illegal after it is observed that they are running without catalysts. After some discussion. TWR appeals and the cars are allowed to run pending the outcome. 16: Shortly after setting what was to be the Le Mans pole time, Philippe Alliot crashes his Peugeot. Although the car is initially declared to be a write-off,...

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Stateside Story

Stateside Story With F1 seemingly out of reach, Britain's Dan Wheldon jetted to America and joined the Indycar gang, He's had success, but a few rumbles too... BY ROB WIDDOWS Wheldon has won the Indianapolis 500 twice, including victory in this year's race (pictured), has been the IRL champion, and made millions of dollars. He has an enviable home in Florida and a loving family. He has talent, is...

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A second-tier sport? Improved though it might be, IndyCar racing still has hurdles to overcome if it is to be regarded as a truly major league sport Indycar racing stands at a critical juncture in its history in this autumn of 1994. Much that is good has happened in the past year and a half, but that only makes the next 18 months all the more crucial if the sport is to take advantage of the...

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Saving The Best For Last

Honours well spread and a nail-biting finale for the IndyCar season, by David Phillips Did the 1996 PPG IndyCar World Series produce a champion, or simply a man who had accumulated more points than his rivals at the season's end? Whatever, it was set for a dramatic Laguna Seca finale thanks to a sequence of events at Vancouver which saw Michael Andretti score a dominant victory, Al Unser Jnr...

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Youth movement

Postcard from America In the history of IndyCar racing, 1993 marked something of a watershed. Thanks in large part to the presence of Nigel Mansell, the PPG IndyCar World Series attracted unprecedented international coverage and, in all but a couple of cases, attendance at the events was up and the all-important television ratings showed similar growth. But in addition to remembering 1993 as the...

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Doug Nye

INDY'S FORGOTTEN BRITISH WINNER Doug Nye Dan Wheldon's latest Indy vIctory adds to BrIta'n's roll of honour. But UK Speedway success began wIth 'the other Darlo' In 1916 got up in the marbles and that was it..." must be one of the most poignant quotes I can recall, given the circumstances of J RHildebrand losing his tactically well-merited race lead in the 800th — and last — corner of this year's...

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The month in Motor Sport

July 18: Manuel Gião loses his victory in the recent Nürburgring Formula Opel Euroseries round. After a protest, the Portuguese is deemed not to have been running when the race was halted (he had spun into a gravel trap) before winning the restart. Jason Watt inherits the spoils and cuts Gião's points advantage. 22: Sources suggest that Reynard is instigating action against the FIA through the...

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Andrettis back at Indy

The Andretti family name will return to the Indianapolis 500 driver line-up this year — with Michael and son Marco competing. Michael Andretti retired from driving after the 2003 Judy 500 and watched from the sidelines as Dan Wheldon won the '05 race for his team, Andretti Green Racing. But he is returning to the cockpit of a Dallara-Honda for America's biggest race this May, when he will be...

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The month in MOTOR SPORT

JUNE 22: Gerhard Berger signs an extension of his Ferrari contract, ensuring his place in the team for 1995. 22: F1 teams test at the revised Silverstone; Michael Schumacher is fastest. The circuit gets a favourable response from participants. 23: Renault launches the Clio Maxi, its rallying kit car (top). 26: Despite a quadruple roll during testing the previous week, Giampiero Simoni bags BTCC...



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