IndyCar 2021

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  1. Dirt2007

    Dirt2007 Long timer Supporter

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  2. r_bin

    r_bin Been here awhile

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    Wonder if that opens a seat or we lose a regular entry?
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  3. Dirt2007

    Dirt2007 Long timer Supporter

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    According to the Indy Star they will not run the 5th car unless Marco is driving it. So they are a 4 car plus Marco team. Stated he will drive a few tune up races before the 500.
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  4. Clem Kevin

    Clem Kevin Long timer

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    I want to like Indycar SO MUCH. But the tracks:shog. 15 pages is not a surprise to me. IRL is still considered an international championship, no? Why isn't it racing in Europe?
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  5. Rapid One

    Rapid One The name says it all

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    The IRL was dissolved a number of years ago and replaced with IndyCar. Europe?? Uhhhh funding just might be an issue. It's not an international championship it's an IndyCar Championship.
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  6. MotoChuck250

    MotoChuck250 Not older than dirt

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  7. bbrz

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    To add more pages 2021, Aldo Andretti passed away. A sad day.
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  8. bbrz

    bbrz Long timer

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    Marco is not doing a full season in 2021. Shown above?
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  9. bbrz

    bbrz Long timer

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    The tickets for the 500 in 2021 race are now being made good if you had 2020 tickets. Maybe I can think of more?
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  10. bbrz

    bbrz Long timer

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    I did think of something, AJ Foyt had a birthday today. 86 years young. Tip a glass for Super Tex.
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  11. 1greenmachine

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    So daddy's taking the car keys back?, hope this means more resources sent to the drivers that need them.

    Hoping Rossi has a better year, kind of hard not to.
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  12. Dirt2007

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    According to daddy it was Michael's choice. May have been strongly suggested, who knows.
    I'd like to see Rossi have a good year.
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  13. 1greenmachine

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    Other than his last name used for selling sponsorships he really underperformed and IMO that last name is what kept him there that long. I like Rossi and was hare watching him try to hide his frustration in those interviews last year.
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  14. Dirt2007

    Dirt2007 Long timer Supporter

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    He is at least part owner of his car. I don't think he would have had a ride the last few years had it not been for that and his last name.
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    I didn't know he was part owner. Reality is its hard enough being in a position your dad had such success at and then driving for them compounds it.
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  16. viajero

    viajero Too old to be a nOOb

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    Practice starts this week in Sebring.
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  17. RedRocket

    RedRocket Yeah! I want Cheesy Poofs

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    Michael got tired of burning $100,000 bills
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  18. Dirt2007

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    More than likely. Robin Miller reported they did not have funding for his car.
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    Fleece Johnson Husky Adventurer

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    Hope Graham has a good season. Will also be rooting for Ericsson, Bourdais, and Conor.

    Find it odd Ferrucci moved to a part time ride in the Xfinity series(2nd tier NASCAR)... won’t miss him in IndyCar though.
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  20. Fleece Johnson

    Fleece Johnson Husky Adventurer

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    From Rossi’s Twitter:

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