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“It was a great call though and it was an amazing effort by this team and the crew who gave me amazing pit stops.” Filippi recorded his best finish 16 Verizon Indy Car Series races dating to 2013.
“We had a goal to be on the podium and we both achieved it with both cars, so it’s nice when you set the goal and you achieve it and the team did everything perfectly to give us the opportunity to be up front,” said Filippi, who qualified sixth.
7 Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda of James Jakes into the tire barrier in Turn 5.
He remained in the top five through his final stop on Lap 58, and reclaimed the lead on Lap 72 when Rodolfo Gonzalez in the No. “It was close racing but for sure, and I got a little lucky on that yellow,” said Newgarden, who joined Ryan Hunter-Reay, A. Allmendinger, Al Unser Jr., Bobby Rahal and seven-time winner Michael Andretti as American winners in Toronto.
Follow Mike Snider on Twitter: @Mike Snider Beau Biden, the son of Vice President Joe Biden, is laid to rest in Delaware.Biden, a former Delaware attorney general who had planned to run for governor, died a week ago after a long bout with brain cancer.Thousands of demonstrators packed the German resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen on Saturday, protesting over a wide range of causes before the arrival of the leaders of the G7 for a two-day summit.“But we had a fast car and we knew we needed to be kind of in the clean air up in front and this is what we did -- just kept pushing.“I thank the Fuzzy Vodka team because they believe in me and they gave me the opportunity to race Indy Car properly and my first podium.