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The Life of a Racing Pit Reporter: Kelli Stavast

Back in September, I had the great pleasure to sit down with some of NBC Sports’ on-air personalities.  We’ve already covered the point of view of play-by-play commentator Rick Allen and booth analyst Jeff Burton.  Today, we’re going down to pit road with the help of Kelli Stavast. For me, …

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Alexander Rossi Dominates at Long Beach, Defends Victory

Since the Champ Car/Indy Racing League merger, repeat winners have simply not come to pass in Long Beach.  On Sunday, Alexander Rossi dominated the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach, leading 80 of the 85 laps to defend his victory from 2018.  He is the first driver to repeat as …

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IndyCar Hits the Streets of Long Beach

It’s been a solid start to the 2019 NTT IndyCar season for Alexander Rossi, but rarely an electrifying one. Last year’s championship runner-up has put together a number of workman-like results, but has yet to stand on the podium after three rounds. This weekend, at the newly badged Acura Grand …

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Alexander Rossi Wins Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach Pole

Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi was able to put down a lap of 106.569 mph in the closing seconds of the Firestone Fast 6 Saturday afternoon (April 13) to win the pole for Sunday’s Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach.  It is Rossi’s second consecutive pole at Long Beach and he …

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Sebastien Bourdais Is Right At Home With Dale Coyne Racing with Vasser-Sullivan

For Sebastien Bourdais, he’s been all over the world in his racing career.  He won the International Formula 3000 Championship in 2001, then came to the United States to dominate Champ Car, winning four championships before leaving to go to Formula 1.  There, he competed for Scuderia Toro Rosso for …

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Pace Laps: Joe Gibbs Racing Captures Bristol Sweep, While IndyCar Hits Barber

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Bristol Brings Missed Opportunity Kyle Busch has been dominating every facet of the 2019 NASCAR season. But Sunday’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway wasn’t supposed to be his moment. Busch’s car was a shell of itself less than three laps into the race, the victim …

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Takuma Sato Dominates In Birmingham

Chevrolet has dominated at Barber Motorsports Park the last four seasons. But on Sunday, Honda went back to Victory Lane in Birmingham for the first time since 2014. Until Sunday, Honda won the Grand Prix of Alabama three times of the last 10 races at Barber Motorsports Park. That changed, …

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One Foot in Front of the Other for NTT IndyCar Series Driver Jack Harvey

Instead of just jumping into the pool, Jack Harvey has been testing the waters over the last three seasons. The Bassingham, England native made his debut at in the 101st Indianapolis 500 and since has continued to get acquainted with the series over time. Harvey has since grown his schedule …

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