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American Championship Car Racing - Comparison With Formula One - Open-wheel Cars
... "Indy car" is a generic name for championship open wheel auto racing in the United States ... "Indy car" initially described an open-wheel car that participated in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race ... Originally, the cars were generally referred to as "Championship cars" ...
American Championship Car Racing - Car Names and Trademarks
... Race cars participating in national championship events have been referred to by various names ... Early nomenclature was to call the machines "Championship Cars," which was later shortened to "Champ Cars." The ambiguous term "Big Cars" was also ... In the post WWII era, the term "Speedway Cars" was also used, a loosely descriptive term, distinguishing the machines as those driven at the Indianapolis ...
1996 Indianapolis 500
... This was the first Indy 500 contested by the Indy Racing League, under the overall sanctioning umbrella of USAC ... Buddy Lazier won the race, his first career victory in Indy car competition ... Most of the top teams and drivers in Indy car racing chose to boycott the race, protesting a perceived lockout of CART teams by the IRL ...
Cal Wells - PPI Motorsports
... successful brothers Steve and Rod Millen and Off Road, Indy Car and NASCAR winner Robby Gordon, PPI and Toyota won 88 races, 11 manufacturer championships including three Baja 1000's, 11 Baja 500's and five mint 400's ... interests peaked to enter the esteemed Indy Car/CART World Series in the mid-90s, they looked to Wells and his PPI team to support their entrance into America's premier open wheel series ... Racers towards establishing a competitive effort in Indy Car ...
Indy Racing League - History - Indy Car Name
... "Indy car" is sometimes used as a descriptive name for championship open-wheel auto racing in the United States ... The Indy car name derived as a result of the genre's fundamental link to the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race (often referred to as the "Indy 500"), the best-known ... Beginning in 1980, the term Indy car was often used to describe the race cars in the events sanctioned by CART, which had become the dominant governing body for open-wheel racing in the United States ...

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