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Zach Veach, Spencer Pigot Secure Full-Time Rides For 2018

(Photo: Bret Kelley)

Two pieces of the Verizon IndyCar Series’ Silly Season puzzle have been put into place this week as Zach Veach and Spencer Pigot announced full-time rides for 2018. Veach, who ran two races this season — including the 101st Indianapolis 500, will compete with Andretti Autosport in the No. 26 Honda. He’ll replace Takuma Sato, who …

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Zach Veach Eying Preparation Over Expectation Before First Indy 500

(Photo: Bret Kelley)

Sunday’s 101st Indianapolis 500 will be a dream day for all 33 starters. However, Zach Veach is one of the drivers who will experience it for the first time. At just 22 years old, the native of Stockdale, Ohio, will make his first Indy 500 start from the 32nd position in his No. 40 Chevrolet …

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JR Hildebrand Ruled Out of Barber Park, Zach Veach to Sub

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

On Tuesday, JR Hildebrand has officially not been approved to race this weekend at Barber Motorsports Park after breaking a bone in his hand at Long Beach.  Indy Lights veteran Zach Veach, who announced plans to make his INDYCAR debut in the Indianapolis 500, will have his debut pushed up as he will sub in the …

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Pace Laps: Ryan Blaney Lets One Get Away, Erik Jones Dominates in XFINITY Series

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade/NKP)

Monster Energy Cup Series: The Wood Brothers are Back – 1982. That was the last time a Wood Brothers Racing car led more than 100 laps in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. The 35-year streak ended Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway as the team’s second-year driver Ryan Blaney led the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 for 148 …

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