| Aug 17, 2012
| 2:27 PM
Towson native and racing executive JF Thormann saw two of his drivers finish in the Top 10 of the Baltimore Grand Prix's main race last year.
This year, Thormann — the executive vice president and chief operating officer of Andretti Autosport ...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 3:41 PM
The Grand Prix of Baltimore has landed its largest sponsor to date, officials said Wednesday.
Called a "presenting sponsor," Chrysler Group's Street and Racing Technology — SRT — will be added to the race's official logo. The sponsorship will...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 12:28 PM
With the Grand Prix of Baltimore two weeks away, the race's promoter and owner of three cars competing in the IndyCar Series this year, Michael Andretti, was in town recently and sat down for a conversation that ranged from the upcoming event through...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Race On rescued the second Grand Prix of Baltimore because it hired Andretti Sports Marketing, a world-class firm carrying a legendary name that specializes in race operations.
Andretti brought instant credibility and organization to the event, but it...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:04 PM
As summer began last year, with the Grand Prix of Baltimore about three months away, organizers had sold no tickets. They had landed no sponsorships. And they hadn't put out a single advertisement.
Financier J.P. Grant and his group, Race On LLC,...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The organizers of last year's Baltimore Grand Prix made their final payment on their overdue city tax bill this week, the state comptroller's office said Thursday.
The payment comes as the city prepares for this year's three-day open-wheel racing...
| 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 30, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Everyone knows there are major differences between 17-year-old race car drivers and 30-something race car drivers. But it couldn't be better illustrated than the activity of Star Mazda driver Zach Veach Wednesday and IndyCar drivers Will Power and Ryan...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 5:08 PM
The first round of gleaming racecars will roar through downtown streets early Friday, marking the start of the second annual three-day open-wheel racing festival — and a victory for city officials and organizers who struggled to resurrect the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Michael Andretti, wearing his promoter's hat, stopped for a chat in the Baltimore Convention Center on Thursday afternoon. The IndyCar owner, who has taken on the job of organizing the Grand Prix of Baltimore this weekend through his company Andretti...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Tony Assadi shakes his head as he looks out over the racetrack for the second Grand Prix of Baltimore, which zooms past his Luna Del Sea restaurant and its outside patio on West Pratt Street.
He and his patrons have a clear view — no blue screen...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 7:12 PM
When rain began to fall as forecast in Sunday's Grand Prix of Baltimore, Ryan Hunter-Reay's car owner Michael Andretti had a game plan.
Andretti's bold decision to stick with the treadless slicks used on a dry track — combined with perhaps an...