| Oct 19, 2011
| 1:48 PM
While the racing world watched in awe Sunday, Heather Carpenter was waiting in the pits to rush to her husband's side.
"My initial reaction was, like it always is, is everyone okay," Carpenter said.
Carpenter said she knew early on her husband Ed...
| Jun 30, 2009
| 1:54 PM
According to a statement released by the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Tony George has been removed as president and CEO of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, June 30, 2009 – The Board of Directors of Hulman &...
| Jun 30, 2009
| 7:17 PM
Tony George may have been the driving force at the Speedway for the past two decades, but race fans we talked to say the track is long overdue for some new blood.
"He was trying to promote too much. You need to get someone in there with fresh ideas to...
| Aug 8, 2008
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indianapolis 500 and four other IndyCar Series races will be televised by ABC Sports at least through 2012. The contract extension was announced today by the Indy Racing League.
Also, the Versus cable channel will carry at least...
| Oct 9, 2008
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indianapolis Motor Speedway officials insist that a world championship should include an American race. Or at least a North American race. Formula One won't have either on the schedule next year.
Tuesday, F1 announced it was...
| Feb 23, 2009
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A year after the open-wheel unification, the Indy Racing League is preparing for the IndyCar opener on April 5 at St. Petersburg, Fla. The competition on the series' road courses, street circuits and ovals is expected to be...
| Feb 27, 2009
The first IRL race of the 2009 season is six weeks away and fast approaching is the time the league will find out what impact the economic downturn will have on business.
As IRL founder Tony George watched the unveiling of the 2009 Indianapolis 500...
| May 27, 2009
Tony George is denying a report that he has been ousted as CEO of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
SpeedTV.com is reporting the board of directors removed George from his CEO position during a meeting Tuesday night. In an appearance outside the...
| May 27, 2009
At a regular meeting of the board of directors of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Tuesday, May 26, board members asked Tony George, chief executive officer of the IMS companies, to devise a plan for management of Hulman & Company, the Indy Racing...
| May 28, 2009
IMS President Tony George surfaced at noon Wednesday to knock down reports his three sisters and members of the IMS Board want him ousted from the front office. Reporters asked George straight out if there was a vote to boot him.
"No, there wasn't I am...
| Dec 31, 2009
A decade ago I spent New Years Eve 1999 sitting in a hotel bar in Tampa, Florida, waiting for Y2K to happen. Anything the ...lights to go out, the missles to launch...something. But nothing went down. My decade starts with disappointment. Will the whole...
| Jan 19, 2010
| 11:41 AM
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE
The Board of Directors of Hulman & Company and affiliated companies, including the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, has received the resignation of Anton H. "Tony" George from the board of directors effective immediately, according...