| Aug 27, 2012
| 1:58 PM
IndyCar racing champion Michael Andretti will be at Giant Food in Parkville on Thursday to talk with shoppers and sign autographs.
Andretti, CEO of Andretti Sports Marketing, the promoter of the Grand Prix of Baltimore, will be at the store at 7709...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:12 PM
Are you ready for the second annual Baltimore Grand Prix presented by SRT this weekend? Woodbridge Valley resident Laverne Holland is, especially after she volunteered last year and had a blast.
"My son, Brian, is a big racing fan and he suggested I...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Takuma Sato nearly won the Indianapolis 500 in May, but a bold move for the lead relegated the Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing driver to 17th as he spun while trying to pass eventual winner Dario Franchitti on the final lap.
His car owner Bobby Rahal...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Car owner Sarah Fisher knows what's going on. She has a young, rookie driver, who has yet to bag a Top 10 finish due to no fault of his own and caught the eyes of other car owners. She knows they may try to steal him away.
"I know there are feelers out...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 6:15 AM
When Johnny Unser leaves the race control booth of the USF 2000 series, one of the support races for this weekend's Grand Prix of Baltimore, he will head to the garages to help young drivers understand how to compete.
The USF 2000 series is part of the...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Forgive me for probably being in the minority on this issue, but I just wish the Baltimore Grand Prix would spin its wheels elsewhere ("New Grand Prix woes," April 17).
It seems that the ability to corral capable, supposedly responsible people to run...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Just four months before high-speed cars are scheduled to race through downtown streets, the IndyCar Series is seeking a new team to take over the Baltimore Grand Prix.
IndyCar CEO Randy Bernard said Monday that leaders of the racing series "are currently...
| May 1, 2012
| 3:51 AM
Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies in the Baltimore area, with showers and a high near 81 degrees. Tuesday night is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 60 degrees.
Check our traffic updates for this morning's...
| May 16, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Tickets for the second Baltimore Grand Prix should be on sale by the end of the month, the latest group to organize the race announced Wednesday.
Race On, a team led by two local investors that has partnered with racing champ Michael Andretti's sports...
| May 21, 2012
| 6:12 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Dario Franchitti can't avoid talking about his race team's early season troubles and his hopes of getting his Chip Ganassi Dallara-Honda sorted out in time to win Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
But Monday, while making the rounds...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Welcome to my first blog for The Baltimore Sun. I’ll be writing regularly leading up to the Grand Prix of Baltimore in September, and I’m excited to be able to share my IndyCar experiences with you.
First, a quick introduction. I’m Ryan...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Ten months ago, IZOD IndyCar Series owner and promoter Michael Andretti and his chief marketing officer John Lopes stood beside the then-Baltimore Grand Prix course and marveled at the crowd and the energy filling the space around them.
"This would be...