|Indy Cars to burn up Sonoma Raceway
This weekend, Aug. 23-25, the open-wheel Indy Cars come to the Sonoma Valley for the ninth consecutive year. J.R. Hildebrand is shown driving the National Guard car in 49er colors at last years event. 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is part owner of the team and arranged for the race car to be done in 49ers colors for the race. The winner of the Indy 500 this year was Tony Kanaan, and he will be one of the open wheel stars taking part in the weekend. Out of the eight races at the track there have been seven different winners. Three other races will fill the weekend schedule as well with a variety of race cars and drivers.