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Montoya Overpowers St. Pete

Juan Montoya celebrates winning the IndyCar Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Sunday, March 29, 2015. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)
Juan Montoya celebrates winning the IndyCar Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Sunday, March 29, 2015. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—Penske Racing driver Juan Pablo Montoya started the second season of his IndyCar comeback by fighting off a forceful challenge from team mate...




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  • Scott Dixon in the #01 Ganassi Riley-Ford EcoBoost led the Tudor Championship 12 Hours of Sebring at the halfway point. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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  • Frédéric Makowiecki in the #912 Porsche North America RSR captured the GT Le Mans class pole for the Tudor Championship Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • Oz Negri in the #60 Shank Racing Ligier-Honda set the quickest time overall in Thursday's morning practice session. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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  • Joao Barbosa in the #5 Action Express rracing Coyote-Corvette was quickest in the first practice session for the Tudor SportsCar Championship 63rd Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • Action Express will be back after winning the 2014 Prototype championship and the North American Endurance Cup. The Ganassi #01 (second in line) will want to defend its 2014 Sebring win. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • In this May 22, 2014, file photo, Kurt Busch, left, stands with Patricia Driscoll before qualifying for a NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. Delaware prosecutors said, Thursday, March 5, 2015, that they will not file criminal charges against Busch following allegations of domestic violence against his ex-girlfriend. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)

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  • Fernando Alonso McLaren Honda drives during Day Four of Formula One Winter Testing at Circuit de Catalunya on February 22, 2015 in Montmelo, Spain. Alonso crashed 20 laps into the test session. (Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

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  • Jeff Gordon (24) hits the wall during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. (AP Photo/Russell Norris)

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  • Marussia driver Max Chilton drives during the third free practice session of the inaugural Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom in Sochi on October 11, 2014. (Yuri Kadobnov/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Kyle Busch, center, is taken to an ambulance on a stretcher after he was involved in a multi-car crash during the Xfinity series auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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  • The 2015 Chevrolet IndyCar aerokit, first edition (indycar.com)

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