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Indy Racing League adds events in Texas, Delaware

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indy Racing League has increased its 1998 schedule to 10 races with the addition of a second event at Texas Motor Speedway and a race at Dover Downs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/01/oth_215388.shtml
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Indy Racing League adds $1 million race at Atlanta Motor Speedway

...INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indy cars will return to the Atlanta Motor Speedway next year for the first time since 1983. The Indy Racing League on Monday announced a new race, the Atlanta 500 Classic, which will be run Aug. 29, 1998, and will offer a purse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/12/oth_212837.shtml
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Foyt in charge of hot Indy Racing League

...He shared the trophy as an owner in 1996 when Scott Sharp was co-champion with Buzz Calkins in the inaugural Indy Racing League season. Now, Foyt is the owner of a two-car IRL team that features drivers Kenny Brack and Bill Boat. He has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/18/oth_239352.shtml
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Goodyear won't supply tires to feuding IRL, CART

...racing Tuesday, blaming the costly feud between the Indy Racing League and Championship Auto Racing Teams. Developing tires...competition between Goodyear and Firestone in the Indy Racing League has been healthy and exciting." Both tire makers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/27/oth_275286.shtml
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Izod new title sponsor for IRL

The Indy Racing League will have Izod as a title sponsor next year, an agreement the IRL...IRL's official apparel partner. Brian Barnhart , president of the Indy Racing League, called Izod the league's first legitimate title sponsor. Jeff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/06/nas_554662.shtml
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IRL announces 1998 racing schedule

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indy Racing League on Monday announced an 11-race schedule for 1998, with new sites at Dover Downs and Atlanta and a second event at Texas Motor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/07/oth_215654.shtml
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IRL drivers seek more elbow room in Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. -- Drivers in the Indy Racing League will gladly trade a few bumps at Charlotte Motor Speedway for more wide-open racing at the VisionAire 500. The 300-mile race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/25/oth_234285.shtml
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Cheever starts day with a win

...Jr. warmed up for Saturday night's anticipated Indy Racing League race at the Texas Motor Speedway by winning the International...drivers from the NASCAR Winston Cup, NASCAR Busch and Indy Racing League series. The series involves four races with points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/11/oth_291072.shtml
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Defending IRL champion is still fastest

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Another year, more Tony Stewart. The defending Indy Racing League champion was easily the fastest driver Thursday in both practices on the opening day of the Indy 200 weekend at Walt Disney World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/23/oth_221115.shtml
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Overtime

...Dixon's streak Bryan Herta took the lead with five laps to go and held on to win the Kansas Indy 300 for his first Indy Racing League victory. Herta's victory at Kansas Speedway denied Scott Dixon the circuit's first three-race winning streak...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/07/oth_380530.shtml
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