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IRL driver Renna dies in crash at 26

INDIANAPOLIS -- IRL driver Tony Renna was killed in a wreck Wednesday...track appearance for Ganassi. "Tony Renna was a rising star in Indy car racing...ever had a bad thing to say about Tony." Renna drove in the developmental Indy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/23/nas_398180.shtml
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Renna crash investigators have tough task ahead

...investigation into the crash that killed race car driver Tony Renna at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway will be hindered by...President Tony George met with Ganassi and Joe Renna, Tony Renna's father, on Thursday, Griffin said. The three determined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/24/nas_398305.shtml
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Scheckter wins first race at Michigan Indy 400

...his first IRL start, finished 1.703 seconds behind Scheckter. Felipe Giaffone finished third, followed by rookie Tony Renna, who took Al Unser Jr.'s place on the Kelley Racing team because Unser is seeking treatment for alcohol abuse. Three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/29/nas_349988.shtml
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A.J. Foyt IV youngest driver to pass Indy 500 rookie test

...Joining Foyt in earning a shot at the 33-car field were Vitor Meira, Buddy Rice, Dan Wheldon, Roger Yasukawa and Tony Renna. Driving a Chevrolet-powered Dallara for John Menard, Meira ran the day's fastest lap at 225.461 mph. Wheldon's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/22/nas_370404.shtml
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Cold weather makes trouble for Indy testing

...Arie Luyendyk and Kenny Brack, IRL points leader Scott Sharp, Robbie Buhl, Tomas Scheckter and rookies Dan Wheldon, Tony Renna and Tora Takagi. Six drivers, including Wheldon and Renna, completed the mandatory rookie tests Monday. Takagi was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/23/nas_370510.shtml
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Brack making strides in recovery from bad crash

...But the car did its job. At least it protected its driver as much as it could." Ten days after Brack's crash, Tony Renna was killed in an eerily similar crash during a private test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Renna - a youngster...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/16/nas_401241.shtml
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Unser to seek alcohol treatment

...sponsor Corteco. The team said that Unser would miss at least the next two IRL events and would be replaced by test driver Tony Renna. The earliest Unser would return is mid-August. Marion County Prosecutor Scott Newman said Thursday there was not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/19/nas_349069.shtml
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Strong field could help Indy 500 live up to its nickname

...Texas Motor Speedway that left Kenny Brack critically injured and an accident in postseason testing at Indy in which Tony Renna died, the IRL decided to find ways to slow the cars down and try to keep them on the ground. The league changed its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/30/nas_417281.shtml
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Surprising Rice takes Indy pole

...Speedway and hopes to be racing before the end of the 2004 season. In the wake of Brack's accident and a fatal crash by Tony Renna in testing at Indianapolis last fall, the IRL decided to slow the cars with new less powerful engines and a new aerodynamic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/16/nas_415764.shtml
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Question and anwer session with Jerry Nadeau

...survived a serious accident. That's anything but unfortunate and I feel extremely blessed. My good friend (IRL racer) Tony Renna didn't make it. We raced together as teammates in England in the Formula Opal Series. I am so sad about his loss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/25/nas_395249.shtml
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