Detroit was the perfect place to have a STEM in automotive lecture and J.R. Hildebrand was the perfect choice to speak with the students. Now driving full-time in the IndyCar Series with Ed Carpenter Racing, Hildebrand's academic background and daring life choices forged a great lesson to connect with robotics and vocational tech students at Detroit Central H.S. last Thursday. Read more from...
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Conor Daly taps Team Penske driver Helio Castroneves for advice on his qualifying run for NBC American Ninja Warrior tonight! The show will air June 19th on NBC, just 2 weeks after Daly competes at #DetroitGP!
We've got an awesome entertainment lineup for this year's Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear! Bring your cowboy boots on Saturday, June 3 with Montgomery Gentry and get your groove on with Jody Watley and Shalamar Reloaded on Sunday, June 4! Visit [ Link ] for more info and bios on the bands at the 2017 @DetroitGP MotorCity Casino Hotel Entertainment Stage!

Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear, June 2-4, 2017, Detroit, MI
Looking for something cool to do in the D this weekend? The Marche du Nain Rouge on Sunday, March 26th is your ticket! "The Marche du Nain Rouge celebrates all that is good in Detroit and our liberation from the Nain — the city’s legendary harbinger of doom. It’s a new beginning in the city that will not give up. Join the best new Detroit tradition and dress in wild costumes to ward off the...
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Comerica Bank will take some Detroit Central H.S. students to to see IndyCar Series STEM in action at #DetroitGP in June! Comerica's Mike Ritchie delivered the news to the excited students at the event with Ed Carpenter Racing driver J.R. Hildebrand yesterday. Read all about it in the Detroit News: [ Link ]

Hildebrand tells Detroit students about racing technology
J.R. Hildebrand was the perfect IndyCar Series driver to speak with high school robotics and vocational students from Detroit Central yesterday. His background in engineering and his unique life choices really connected with the kids. And from the look of amazement in their eyes, there just may be the next racing engineer or IndyCar star among them! Watch the end of JR's discussion on...
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J.R. Hildebrand at Comerica Bank STEM Event at Detroit Central H.S.

J.R. connects with students by relating 2011 Indy500 crash to perseverance in life.

It's #NationalPuppyDay and to celebrate take a look back as Norman Pagenaud listens to his dad Simon Pagenaud official talking about his second place finish at #DetroitGP in 2016! #TBT
J.R. Hildebrand Comerica Bank STEM Event.
We're running late with our exclusive #DetroitGP interview with @jrhildebrand. We'll be going live on Facebook VERY soon!
J.R. Hildebrand is back with #DetroitGP at Detroit Central H.S. to talk about STEM and IndyCar Series! Join our Facebook Live interview at 11:15 today! Snap our code or add us @DetroitGP to see our story on Snapchat!
Drivers found their groove in the IndyCar Series open test at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama. Two-time #DetroitGP champ Will Power (official) clocked the fastest time of the 22 drivers that tested Tuesday. See what testing was like from the driver's perspective in this visor cam view from Alexander Rossi's run at Barber. [ Link ]

Visor Cam: Alexander Rossi at Barber Motorsports Park

Take a couple laps around Barber Motorsports Park during testing with Alexander Rossi. Shot with a GoPro Hero 5.

Even the toughest umpire in MLB wouldn't call this beauty a ball! A look back to J.R. Hildebrand throwing a strike at #DetroitGP Day with the Detroit Tigers in 2013. JR will be back in the D tomorrow visiting students at Detroit Central H.S. to talk about science and technology in the IndyCar Series. Check out the #DetroitGP Facebook and Snapchat channels at 11:15 Thursday for a look into the...
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Here's a sneak preview of Sunday at #DetroitGP! Jody Watley featuring Shalamar Reloaded will energize the MotorCity Casino Hotel Entertainment Stage on Belle Isle June 4! [ Link ]

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#DetroitGP is on Snapchat! Snap our code or follow us @DetroitGP to see J.R. Hildebrand talk science, tech, engineering and math with students from Detroit's Central High at 10 a.m. this Thursday!
That's right, we'll be looking for a new love at #DetroitGP!! Jody Watley featuring Shalamar Reloaded will perform on the MotorCity Casino Hotel Stage on Sunday, June 4 at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear! Learn more and thanks to 105.9 kiss-fm for breaking the news! Read the press release here: [ Link ]
We'll have a big #DetroitGP announcement on 105.9 kiss-fm Detroit today at 9 am! Tune in for some sweet musical news that will really get your engines revved up for Race Weekend!
They won at #Sebring12 and you win at #DetroitGP! In honor of their win in the No. 10 KONICA MINOLTA Cadillac at Sebring International Raceway, last year's @DetroitGP winner's from Wayne Taylor Racing want YOU to receive a $10 discount on ANY single-day ticket on Belle Isle! Don't miss this great offer to catch some serious IMSA action at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear!
Did you know that J.R. Hildebrand is an adjunct lecturer at Stanford University when he's not racing in the Verizon IndyCar Series for Ed Carpenter Racing? Follow us this Thursday, March 23 when JR joins the #DetroitGP for Comerica Bank Free Prix Day STEM activities with students from Detroit Central High School. We'll show their story on Facebook Live and at DetroitGP on Snapchat!
We're excited to announce the next major musical act for #DetroitGP on Tuesday, March 21! Tune in to 105.9 kiss-fm at 9 a.m. Tuesday to find out who will be rocking the MotorCity Casino Hotel Entertainment Stage Sunday, June 4 before the final Verizon IndyCar Series race!