Tony Kanaan acknowledged Jimmy Vasser and Kevin Kalkhoven in his speech. Vasser said Kanaan was a good friend.
If there are any lingering issues between the Indianapolis 500 winner and his former team, everyone sure did a good job of masking those problems when they received their ''Baby Borg'' trophies on Wednesday night at the Automotive News World Congress.
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January 16, 2014
Indianapolis 500 champion Tony Kanaan exchanged hugs and pats on the back with his former team owners.
Kanaan, Jimmy Vasser and Kevin Kalkhoven had good reason to smile Wednesday night, when they received their ''Baby Borg'' trophies at the Automotive News World Congress.
The Baby Borgs are smaller replicas of the Indy 500's Borg-Warner Trophy. Kanaan won the...
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January 15, 2014
When you think Luminox, you don’t necessarily think luxury, however with this limited (very) Tony Kanaan Valjoux edition, you’ll be getting just that. From their Fall/Winter 2013 collection, this time piece features all the bells and whistles and then some. The green and yellow accent colors symbolize the Brazilian race car driver’s heritage with a stainless steel, black...
FORT WORTH, Texas Rarely has anyone looked as happy without sleep as Tony Kanaan did Tuesday in Fort Worth.
Of course it helps that Kanaan is just two days removed from his first-ever victory at the Indianapolis 500, making it easy for Kanaan to get by on fumes in the whirlwind that followed his victory at the famed Brickyard.
He had no complaints Tuesday when he met with Texas...
Tony Kanaan will have to get a duplicate trophy made for his Indianapolis 500 victory if he wants one for himself.
Kanaan promised to give his trophy to his 6-year-old son in Brazil. During a stop Tuesday in Texas on Tuesday, Kanaan says his son, Leo, won't forget that.
Kanaan says his son still has ''no idea how big this race is.'' When they spoke about the...
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May 28, 2013
Tony Kanaan won nearly $2.4 million for his victory at the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday.
The earnings were announced Monday at the Indianapolis 500 Victory Awards Celebration at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Checks were handed out at the lavish annual event, and Kanaan's total was $2,353,500.
It was a steep drop in earnings for the second-place finisher, but 21-year-old Colombian...
Tony Kanaan finally won the Indy 500 to give himself a win at the race that had always eluded him. Kanaan ran in the Indy 500 11 previous times without winning. His best previous finish came in 2004 when he finished second as a driver for Andretti Green Racing. He had a third and fourth-place [...]
Tony Kanaan won the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500. Here is a look at the total prize money payout for the 2013 Indy 500.
Tony Kanaan won the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 and celebrated in victory line for his first time in 12 attempts.
Enjoy a frantic, dizzying ride around Sebring's short course with 2004 IZOD IndyCar Series champion Tony Kanaan in his KV Racing Dallara DW12-Chevrolet.