Speed TV’s Robin Miller and Marshall Pruett broke the story Friday night that both Townsend Bell and Buddy Rice found rides for the 2013 Indianapolis 500 to bring the entry-list to 33 car and driver combinations as opening day for the Month of May festivities from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway gets underway in exactly one week.
Bell, who’s currently an Izod IndyCar Series analyst...
Suddenly, the prospect of bumping at the Indianapolis 500 is looking better.
The NBC Sports Network will devote coverage this weekend to the latest events in the Formula One and IndyCar circuits. Leigh Diffey will handle play-by-play of the Honda Indy Grand Prix from St. Petereberg. He will be joined byNASCAR driver Wally Dallenbach, Jr. and IndyCar driver Townsend Bell. Jon Beekhuis will report from pit road. Kevin Lee and Brian Till will manage the pit,
Townsend Bell has confirmed to The Associated Press that he will enter the Indianapolis 500 with team owner Sam Schmidt.
Schmidt filed a second entry for the May 27 race, but did not announce a driver.
Bell drove for Schmidt in the Indy 500 the last two seasons, and he will attempt to qualify the No. 99 Schmidt Pelfrey Motorsports entry this time around. He'll have a Honda...
Via AP on Fox
May 03, 2012
This weekend's Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park is the first of 10 IZOD IndyCar Series races to be aired this season on NBC Sports Network, formerly Versus. Apart from one change on pit road with Townsend Bell coming in to replace Lindy Thackston, the team remains intact with Bob Jenkins, Jon Beekhuis and Wally Dallenbach in the booth; Marty Snider...