Montoya starts the year in style at St. Pete

Montoya starts the year in style at St. Pete

Juan Pablo Montoya had no way of knowing his pass on Simon Pagenaud was perfectly timed, but as a third of the field came to a stop in a large mess at Turn 4, the Colombian only had to dispatch rookie Conor Daly en route to a season-opening win at St. Petersburg. Amazingly, Montoya revealed that he did so with a faulty steering arm all throughout his last stint. Read more…

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  1. Sunday 13 March 2016

  2. Montoya starts the year in style at St. Pete 19:36

    Montoya starts the year in style at St. Pete

    Juan Pablo Montoya had no way of knowing his pass on Simon Pagenaud was perfectly timed, but as a third of the field came to a stop in a large mess at Turn 4…

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  3. Video: Multi-Car incident at St. Petersburg 18:49

    Video: Multi-Car incident at St. Petersburg

    Watch as several cars collide and block the circuit during the season-opening Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

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  4. Servià confirmed to replace unwell Power 15:05

    Servià confirmed to replace unwell Power

    Penske has confirmed that Oriol Servià will replace Will Power for today's Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, due to the pole sitter suffering from nausea. Power…

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  5. Power in doubt for St. Petersburg opener 13:24

    Power in doubt for St. Petersburg opener

    Grand Prix of St. Petersburg pole-sitter Will Power is a doubt for Sunday's race, after being struck down by illness, ahead of the season opener. Penske…

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  6. Saturday 12 March 2016

  7. Power wins pole, smashes St. Pete record 22:11

    Power wins pole, smashes St. Pete record

    Will Power only needed two laps in the second round of qualifying to destroy the St. Petersburg track record, and not many more were required in an…

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  8. Video: Onboard at St. Petersburg 16:22

    Video: Onboard at St. Petersburg

    Ride with Ryan Hunter-Reay from the perspective of the Visor Cam during IndyCar practice at St. Petersburg.

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  9. Thursday 10 March 2016

  10. IndyCar preview: Five key questions 16:38

    IndyCar preview: Five key questions

    IndyCar's 2016 campaign kicks off around the streets of St. Petersburg this weekend. Ahead of the season-opening event, GPUpdate.net poses five key questions…

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  11. Wednesday 9 March 2016

  12. Filippi completes St. Petersburg grid 10:48

    Filippi completes St. Petersburg grid

    Luca Filippi has completed the field for IndyCar's season-opening Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, after penning a deal to drive the Honda-powered #19 Dale Coyne…

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  13. Monday 30 March 2015

  14. Video: Grand Prix of St. Petersburg highlights 11:38

    Video: Grand Prix of St. Petersburg highlights

    Watch highlights from the IndyCar season opener at St. Petersburg as Juan Pablo Montoya took the win.

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  15. Sunday 29 March 2015

  16. Montoya outduels Power to take St. Pete victory 23:16

    Montoya outduels Power to take St. Pete victory

    Juan Pablo Montoya held off team-mate and pole-sitter Will Power to win the season opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg on Sunday. The Colombian…

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  17. Video: Will Power's record St. Pete lap 17:06

    Video: Will Power's record St. Pete lap

    Enjoy Will Power's record pole-winning lap for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

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  18. Saturday 28 March 2015

  19. Power starts title defence with pole, track record 21:47

    Power starts title defence with pole, track record

    Will Power stormed to pole for the season-opening round of the Verizon IndyCar Series on Saturday, setting a new track record in the process.   The…

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  20. Thursday 26 March 2015

  21. IndyCar season preview: Five key questions 13:21

    IndyCar season preview: Five key questions

    When the green flag drops on the streets of St. Petersburg on Sunday, it will have been almost seven months since the last Verizon IndyCar Series race at…

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  22. Sunday 30 March 2014

  23. 23:33

    Latest IndyCar photos: Sunday at St. Pete

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  24. Power gets by Sato, cruises to win at St. Pete 23:22

    Power gets by Sato, cruises to win at St. Pete

    Will Power was denied a fifth straight pole position at this weekend's Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, but he could not be denied the victory, winning…

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  25. 00:08

    Latest IndyCar photos: Saturday at St. Pete

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  26. Sato claims season-opening pole at St. Pete 00:07

    Sato claims season-opening pole at St. Pete

    Takuma Sato will start on pole for tomorrow's Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, the inaugural race in the 2014 IndyCar Series season. Collecting his…

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  27. Monday 25 March 2013

  28. Video: St. Petersburg IndyCar highlights 13:49

    Video: St. Petersburg IndyCar highlights

    Andretti's James Hinchcliffe wins the opening round of the 2013 IndyCar season at St. Petersburg.

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  29. Sunday 24 March 2013

  30. 19:18

    Latest IndyCar photos: Sunday at St. Pete

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  31. Hinchcliffe takes maiden IndyCar win 19:17

    Hinchcliffe takes maiden IndyCar win

    Andretti's James Hinchliffe claimed his maiden IndyCar victory at St. Petersburg on Sunday afternoon, stealing the lead at a late restart to take the chequered…

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  32. Saturday 23 March 2013

  33. 20:56

    Latest IndyCar photos: Saturday at St. Pete

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  34. Power secures pole at St. Petersburg 20:55

    Power secures pole at St. Petersburg

    Will Power claimed his fourth successive pole position at St. Petersburg on Saturday afternoon, posting a time of 1:01.207 in the final Fast Six qualifying…

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  35. Monday 26 March 2012

  36. Barrichello finishes 17th on IndyCar debut 09:08

    Barrichello finishes 17th on IndyCar debut

    Rubens Barrichello came home 17th as the 2012 IndyCar season began in St. Petersburg on Sunday. The Brazilian, dropped by Williams in Formula 1 earlier this…

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  37. Thursday 22 March 2012

  38. Indy video: Interview with Rubens Barrichello - Part 2 13:00

    Indy video: Interview with Rubens Barrichello - Part 2

    Part 2 of Wednesday's interview with Rubens Barrichello, ahead of his IndyCar debut with KV Racing in St. Petersburg this weekend. The Brazilian lost his…

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  39. Wednesday 21 March 2012

  40. Indy video: Interview with Rubens Barrichello - Part 1 13:56

    Indy video: Interview with Rubens Barrichello - Part 1

    This weekend marks Rubens Barrichello's IndyCar debut with KV Racing. The Brazilian, who was dropped by Williams in Formula 1, shares his latest feelings. Part…

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  41. Barrichello poised for IndyCar debut 13:55

    Barrichello poised for IndyCar debut

    After being dropped by Williams in Formula 1, this weekend brings Rubens Barrichello’s debut performance in the IndyCar Series. The Paulista is competing with…

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  42. Tuesday 21 February 2017

  43. 01:00

    After winning the IndyCar season-opener in St. Petersburg on Sunday, Helio Castroneves dedicates victory to late friend Dan Wheldon.

  44. Tuesday 29 March 2011

  45. Wrist fractures for Beatriz and Wilson 10:22

    Wrist fractures for Beatriz and Wilson

    Two Dreyer & Reinbold drivers were injured in the season-opening IndyCar race in St. Petersburg on Sunday, with Justin Wilson and Ana Beatriz both suffering…

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  46. Sunday 27 March 2011

  47. 20:21

    Latest IndyCar photos: Sunday in St. Petersburg

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  48. Franchitti clinches win in St. Petersburg 20:20

    Franchitti clinches win in St. Petersburg

    Dario Franchitti claimed victory during the opening race of the season in St. Petersburg on Sunday, getting his 2011 campaign underway in fine style. The Scot…

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  49. Briscoe leads warm-up session 16:16

    Briscoe leads warm-up session

    Ryan Briscoe was fastest during the 30 minute warm up session ahead of the season opening IndyCar race in St. Petersburg on Sunday. The Team Penske driver - who…

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  50. Saturday 26 March 2011

  51. 23:07

    Latest IndyCar photos: Saturday in St. Petersburg

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  52. Power secures pole in St. Petersburg 20:21

    Power secures pole in St. Petersburg

    Will Power was able to repeat his strong practice form during qualifying in St. Petersburg on Saturday, as the Team Penske driver stormed to pole position ahead…

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  53. Power remains fastest in final practice 17:17

    Power remains fastest in final practice

    Will Power led the third and final practice session in St. Petersburg on Saturday, topping the timesheets by over three tenths for Team Penske ahead of the…

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  54. Friday 25 March 2011

  55. 20:30

    Latest IndyCar photos: Friday in St. Petersburg

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  56. Power fastest in second practice 20:29

    Power fastest in second practice

    Will Power led the way during second practice in St. Petersburg on Friday, finishing his time on-track 0.142 seconds ahead of reigning Champion Dario…

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  57. Hunter-Reay leads opening practice session 16:50

    Hunter-Reay leads opening practice session

    Ryan Hunter-Reay led the opening practice session of the 2011 IndyCar season at St. Petersburg on Friday, with the Andretti Autosport driver setting a time of…

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  58. Monday 28 February 2011

  59. Preparations continue for St. Petersburg 08:39

    Preparations continue for St. Petersburg

    Pre-race organisations continue on the streets of St. Petersburg ahead of this year’s first IndyCar race on Sunday 27 March. The city takes back the…

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  60. Monday 29 March 2010

  61. Unbeaten Power wins in St. Petersburg 19:48

    Unbeaten Power wins in St. Petersburg

    Australia's Will Power and the Penske team clinched their second win from as many races so far in 2010 following a delayed and dramatic affair in St. Petersburg…

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  62. Storm delays St. Pete race until Monday 00:59

    Storm delays St. Pete race until Monday

    IndyCar Series organisers have confirmed that Round 2 of the championship has been called off until Monday morning as another race weekend is affected by…

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  63. Sunday 28 March 2010

  64. 20:54

    Photos: Sunday in St. Petersburg

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  65. Saturday 27 March 2010

  66. Power takes pole in St. Pete 23:22

    Power takes pole in St. Pete

    Will Power has continued his strong performance in St. Petersburg as the Team Penske driver claimed the PEAK Performance Pole Award for the sixth Honda Grand…

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  67. 19:26

    Photos: Saturday in St. Petersburg

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  68. Friday 26 March 2010

  69. Power fastest in St. Petersburg 23:34

    Power fastest in St. Petersburg

    After winning last week's opening race in Brazil Will Power continued to show his form in St. Petersburg on Friday. The Team Penske driver completed the fastest…

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  70. 21:05

    Photos: Friday in St. Petersburg

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  71. Thursday 11 March 2010

  72. Rahal joins SFR for first two races 14:02

    Rahal joins SFR for first two races

    Graham Rahal has announced an unexpected deal with Sarah Fisher Racing (SFR) for the first two races of the season in São Paulo and St. Petersburg. The former…

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