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Franchitti takes third Toronto pole

On a day when all his title rivals struggled for speed and a clear track, Dario Franchitti firmly captured pole position for the IndyCar Series' first Toronto race

Wilson: Coyne win a career high

Justin Wilson described taking Dale Coyne Racing's first ever IndyCar win as the most significant success of his career

IRL plays down effect of George exit

A trio of key Indy Racing League officials insisted that it is business as usual in the IndyCar Series in the wake of last week's news that Tony George is stepping down from his posts as president of the League and of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and that Jeffrey Belskus has assumed the role of president and CEO of IMS

Prizes make points Plus

Prizes make points

IndyCar champion Scott Dixon hates the points-gathering approach. And that's why he won the title, he tells David Phillips

Dixon beats Castroneves in Canada

After a quiet weekend and an even quieter first half of the Rexall Edmonton Indy, Target/Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon came alive and drove to his fifth win of the 2008 IndyCar Series, beating chief championship rival Helio Castroneves into second place

Briscoe leads all-Penske front row

Team Penske followed up their one-two qualifying and race performances last weekend at Mid-Ohio with an impressive one-two qualifying effort in their initial visit to the Edmonton City Centre Airport circuit today

Power leads KV one-two in practice

Will Power led a sweep of the Thursday practice timesheets for KV Racing Technologies team at the Rexall Edmonton Indy

Briscoe leads Penske 1-2 at Mid-Ohio

Ryan Briscoe recovered from an early strategic error to lead home Helio Castroneves in a Penske one-two at Mid-Ohio

Forsythe plan IRL and ALMS for '09

Forsythe Racing are close to finalising IRL IndyCar Series and American Le Mans Series programmes for 2009, according to team manager Ken Swieck

Castroneves leads Penske front row

Helio Castroneves fended off a strong challenge from his Penske teammate Ryan Briscoe to take pole position for the Mid-Ohio round of the IRL IndyCar Series