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Injuries made Drinan work even harder to reach Indy

...Drinan, who had to complete a rookie refresher test Tuesday, had a top speed of 213.863 mph in 11 laps Wednesday. Jimmy Kite was the quickest at 215.646. The only others who practiced were Steve Knapp and Stan Wattles. Full practice for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/16/oth_226211.shtml
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Rain decides Indy 200 lineup

...Hamilton's seat over the winter. The second row will include Billy Boat in the second Foyt car and Mike Groff, with Jimmy Kite and two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Arie Luyendyk in the third row. The top 20 spots were dealt out by virtue of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/24/oth_221169.shtml
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Overtime

...than the speed he posted on Saturday. Moreno joined Richie Hearn and rookie Phil Giebler as Sunday qualifiers, with Jimmy Kite the only driver bumped out. Sailing Americans ousted from America's Cup In Valencia, Spain, Luna Rossa of Italy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/21/oth_129306.shtml
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Race tickets need good home

...same exposure in half as many races in CART or in a third as many races in IRL. "The IRL is growing," said driver Jimmy Kite, who a year ago tried and failed in his attempt to drive IndyCars as well as stock cars. "We know it's going to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/15/oth_265681.shtml
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Small crowd expected at IRL race in Atlanta

...close, but there's a lot of anxiety, a lot of ulcers." At least Ray managed to come up with enough money to race. Jimmy Kite of nearby Stockbridge, who finished 11th in his first Indy 500, wasn't able to find sponsorship after a next-to-last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/28/oth_237345.shtml
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New IRL can't match draw of NASCAR

...it has showcased some talent and put some drivers in the spotlight that might otherwise not be there -- Billy Boat, Jimmy Kite, Scott Sharp, people like this." The IRL format may eventually work, but probably not before there is some form...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/27/oth_237186.shtml
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Luyendyk finally makes Indy 500 field

...faster drivers could begin. Among those still hoping to nail down a starting spot before the 6 p.m. close were Lyn St. James, Mike Groff, Stephan Gregoire, Joe Gosek, Hideshi Matsuda, Danny Drinan, Jimmy Kite and Claude Bourbonnais.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/18/oth_228466.shtml
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Foyt's driver takes Indy pole

...three possible attempts after one lap at just over 218, and Greg Ray -- both among the fastest drivers all week. Both Jimmy Kite and Eliseo Salazar crashed during qualifying attempts. Kite escaped injury, but Salazar came away with a bruised left...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/17/oth_228406.shtml
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Paddock for third IRL race at Disney has different look

...competed in at least one previous Indy 200. Driving in their first race at Disney World are Kenny Brack, Billy Boat, Jimmy Kite, Raul Boesel, Robbie Groff, Brian Tyler, Greg Ray, Mark Dismore, Tyce Carlson, Schmidt and Salazar ... The rainout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/24/oth_221168.shtml
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Gamblers win in Indy qualifying

...good car to race next week," he said. Moreno joined Richie Hearn and rookie Phil Giebler as Sunday qualifiers, with Jimmy Kite, who began the day with the slowest speed (214.528) among the 32 drivers already in the lineup, the only driver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/21/nas_129281.shtml
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