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1:52p.m.- Q&A session concluded. Thanks for keeping up with the live blog! Check out this page for more information about the new car strategy. (Beth)
1:19 p.m.- The ICONIC members are lined up on the stage about to take questions from the media.


1:11 p.m.- People are starting to trickle out of the Toby.

12:58 p.m.- Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels takes the stage- announces Dallara will build a factory in Speedway, Indiana. Make sure you are following us on Twitter @IndyCarNation to stay up-to-date on all the IZOD IndyCar Series news.
Governor speaks

Mitch Daniels

12:50p.m.- Members of the ICONIC team are talking about the new car strategy.
The hologram spins!

A Hologram of the Dallara

12:45 p.m.- The votes have been tallied! DALLARA!!!
The final vote

The Final Vote

12:20 p.m.- we’re on the front page of livestream. Pretty cool. Tune in now. Visit (Daniel).
Front page of livestream

Front page of livestream

11:55 a.m. - There is real live wasp flying around the historic Marmon Wasp parked outside the entrance to the IMA Deer Zink Pavilion…coincidence?  The Pavilion is also housing many vintage IndyCars…make sure you check it out. Reminder: Toby doors open in less than 5 mins!  What chassis will they pick? Take the poll on IndyCar right now! (Beth)
11:40 a.m.- Twenty minutes until the Toby opens for seating! This place is going to be packed! (Beth)
Looking down

An empty Toby...for now.

11:15 a.m.-  Streaming live video in less than an hour and the parking lot at the IMA is filling up! If you can’t find a space additional parking is provided at the International School located at 4330 North Michigan Road. We will be providing shuttle service to and from the lot to the IMA for the conference. (Beth)

10:48 a.m. – Just saw that the Indianapolis Museum of Art wrote about our big event on their blog. It’s a good read, check it out. (Daniel)

10:42 a.m. – We’re going to be as responsive as possible with new content for our fans. We just uploaded some new images to our Flickr page. Check them out, here. (Daniel)

Vintage Cars #12

At the Indianapolis Museum of Art

10:20 a.m. -We plan on streaming live video of the entire event beginning at Noon. Visit for all the details. Or see you in person. (Daniel)

Live video streaming

Watch it live, starting at Noon

Cool wall graphic

Today's the big day

10:08 a.m. – it’s a beautiful, hot day at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. We’re less than two hours away from the doors opening at The Toby. We’re working on some online content for you. Stay tuned. (Daniel)

New Car announcement and YOU

Posted on: July 9, 2010 | Comments(157) | Fans | By: Daniel

This upcoming Wednesday (7/14 – 12:30pm) at the Indianapolis Museum of Art in The Toby, the IZOD IndyCar Series will announce the future car strategy. It’s a huge event!

What do you have planned that day?

Future Car Strategy Announcement

We want you!

IZOD IndyCar Drivers, Team Owners, VIP’s and media will all be in the crowd.  We will be streaming live video directly to We’ll also be Tweeting, Facebook-ing, and live blogging. We want to give our fans complete access.

We’ve even reserved a select number of seats for you. Interested?

If you are, it’s easy.

Leave us a comment on this post. Tell us why you want to attend the announcement or why you love the IZOD IndyCar Series.

We’ll pick the best, most creative, witty, funny, impassioned, persuasive comments as winners. It’s that easy.

Tell your friends, have fun with this, and stay tuned. Hope to see you next Wednesday.

Fine print stuff – Please use your real name, and please list your e-mail address in the comment field (this will not be published, but will allow us to contact you).