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The Frontstretch 5: Drivers Most Likely to Earn Pole Position for Indy 500

1. Ed Jones Ed Jones turned the fastest lap Friday without the tow, meaning Jones had the fastest lap in qualifying trim with the added speed. Jones has a career-best start of fourth last season at Belle Isle in Detroit. He started fifth last weekend in the IndyCar Grand Prix …

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Ed Jones Suffers Broken Bone in Hand in Accident in St. Petersburg Season Opener

Per Motorsport.com, Ed Jones suffered a broken bone in his hand during Sunday’s (March 11th) NTT Data IndyCar season opener in St. Petersburg. Jones brushed the wall in Turn 9 resulting in the No. 20 hitting the outside wall nose first. Matheus Leist then made contact with the car ending …

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Ed Jones Set for Road Courses, Indianapolis 500 in 2019 With Ed Carpenter Racing

Ed Jones will drive 12 of the 17 events of the 2019 IndyCar Series, including the Indianapolis 500, for Ed Carpenter Racing, the team announced Wednesday (Oct. 17). The news comes after RACER first reported Tuesday that Jordan King would not return to ECR in 2019, leaving a vacancy in the No. …

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Despite Uncertain Future, Ed Jones Picks Up Solid Top-10 Effort at Gateway

With two races remaining in the Verizon IndyCar Series, Ed Jones is one driver who may find himself without a seat when the music stops at the end of the season. On Saturday night, though, Jones pushed for some job security by running up front with teammate Scott Dixon and …

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Ed Jones Leads the Charge for Young Guns in Dual in Detroit Race #2

Ed Jones has been nothing but impressive in his first year-and-a-half in the Verizon IndyCar Series. On Sunday, the NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing driver posted a third-place finish for the third time in his career. He led the charge for the young generation as Ryan Hunter-Reay (37) and Will Power …

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Chip Ganassi Racing Signs Ed Jones to Partner Scott Dixon in 2018

On Wednesday, Chip Ganassi Racing announced that Ed Jones will join the team and drive the No. 10 NTT DATA-sponsored Dallara-Honda full-time in 2018.  Jones replaces Tony Kanaan, who has moved over to AJ Foyt Enterprises for next season. Jones is very excited for the upcoming season. “This is truly …

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Ed Jones Finishes 3rd; Thankful to Race for Indy 500 Win

Around the world, all eyes were on Fernando Alonso in terms of rookies to watch. And that was justified, as the Formula 1 champion led 27 laps and was a major contender up front for most of Sunday’s Indianapolis 500. However, many in the Verizon IndyCar Series paddock looked another …

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