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IndyCar Names Former Red Bull NASCAR Team Head As New President

IndyCar named their new president of competition and operations today: Jay Frye. According to Racer, Frye will replace Derrick Walker in the role, who resigned in August.

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IndyCar Returns to Road America in 2016

Derrick Walker, INDYCAR President of Competition and Operations, and George Bruggenthies, Road America President and General Manager, announced the series’ return to the iconic track on Saturday, August 8. Slipstream Network’s Dusty Michael was in attendance for the announcement and we’ve got audio from both.

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Mike Hull Flattered By IndyCar Leadership Rumors, But Dismisses Idea

There’s been one rumor that’s stuck around despite Chip Ganassi Racing Managing Director Mike Hull’s statements otherwise: that Hull is one of the candidates to take over Derrick Walker’s role as IndyCar’s president of competition and operations. Hull insists someone else is needed in the role.
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IndyCar President Derrick Walker Resigns Amid Controversial Season

IndyCar President of Competition and Operations Derrick Walker announced his resignation yesterday, effective August 31. Per Walker’s own remarks to Racer, he has stayed longer than the duration of his original contract and wants more time to concentrate on his Tudor United SportsCar team, Team Falken Tire.

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