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Road To Indy schedules each feature 18 races

By Steve Wittich An increased scholarship and award fund of 2.7 million dollars will await the winners on each of the three steps on the Road To Indy Presented by Cooper Tires ladder after an 18-race 2020 season. The schedule looks similar to 2019 with a few minor changes. Last year, the Indy Lights presented […]

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Road to Indy at Grand Prix of Portland – Sunday – 4:45 p.m. – McElrea completes USF2000 weekend sweep, grabs points lead

Capping off a dominant and authoritative weekend at Portland International Raceway, Pabst Racing’s Hunter McElrea led flag-to-flag from pole for his third consecutive victory and fourth overall in the 2019 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship season. Additionally, today’s win moved McElrea into a provisional six-point lead over his closest title rival, Braden Eves, with one more […]

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Road to Indy at the Grand Prix of Portland – 5:35 p.m. – McElrea speeds to USF2000 Race 1 pole

The championship battle between Hunter McElrea and Braden Eves in Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship action heated up as the sun set Friday evening at Portland International Raceway. McElrea beat Eves to the pole position for the first of two races this weekend, as the Pabst Racing driver looks to catch and pass the Cape Motorsports […]

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Road to Indy at Portland – 1 p.m. – McElrea beats Eves to lead USF2000 Practice

The Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship contenders, Braden Eves and Hunter McElrea, traded punches and best laps in Friday’s lone practice session before qualifying. But ultimately McElrea ended fastest to set the tone before qualifying later on Friday evening. At 12:35 p.m. the 18 cars entered rolled for their first official practice of 25 minutes. Similar […]

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CAPE MOTORSPORTS CONFIRMS REECE GOLD FOR USF2000 LINE-UP

  CAPE MOTORSPORTS CONFIRMS REECE GOLD FOR USF2000 LINE-UP   Lucas Oil Racing Series champion brings scholarship to defending champions ST. PETERSBURG, FL (January 29, 2019) – Cape Motorsports is pleased to confirm American Reece Gold as their first driver for the 2019 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship. The 14-year-old is the reigning Lucas Oil Formula […]

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Eduardo Barrichello Joins Miller Vinatieri Motorsports For USF2000 Debut Season

Source: Team PR November 27, 2018 – After announcing in mid-August plans to contest the 2019 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, Miller Vinatieri Motorsports went immediately to work to secure a second driver to join Jack William Miller as teammate. Today the team is proud to announce Brazilian Eduardo Barrichello will pilot a […]

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The Road To Indy (RTI) Component of the 2019 IndyCar Series schedule announcement.

The Road To Indy (RTI) Component of the 2019 IndyCar Series schedule announcement. With today’s IndyCar Series 2019 schedule announcement, it’s time to start piecing together the schedules for Indy Lights, Pro (add new name here?) and USF2000. What we know so far. On August 29, 2017, Andersen Promotions and Green Savoree Racing Promotions signed […]

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Dates Announced for 2019 Road to Indy Spring Training

Dates Announced for 2019 Spring Training Traditional Florida Kick-off for Indy Lights, Pro Mazda and USF2000 Teams and Drivers PALMETTO, Fla. (August 16, 2018) – The 2019 Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires open-wheel driver development program will kick off another exciting season of racing for all three levels as Andersen Promotions today confirmed […]

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MRTI update #1 from Mid-Ohio – Lindh leads the first and only practice session of triple header weekend

By Steve Wittich For the second time, this season Pabst Racing rookie Rasmus Lindh led a USF2000 practice session. The 17-year-old turned a lap of 81.3989 seconds on his 13th of 15 circuits. The rest of the top five – Kyle Kirkwood (Cape Motorsports), Michael D’Orlando (Team Benik), Keith Donegan (BN Racing) and Julian Van […]

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Sunday – MRTI Update #12 – USF2000 Race #2 – Baron back in victory lane after a few years away

Good things come to those who wait and for Alex Baron, returning to victory lane in the Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires was well worth it in Sunday’s second Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda race of the weekend in St. Petersburg. Baron started from pole and led all 25 laps […]

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