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George shuts down IndyCar team

Updated: January 28, 2010, 6:59 PM ET
By John Oreovicz | ESPN.com

Former Indianapolis Motor Speedway CEO Tony George's stunningly swift departure from the world of IndyCar racing was seemingly completed Thursday morning when his Vision Racing team announced it was suspending racing operations until sponsorship can be secured.

Around 20 employees were laid off.

Along with his wife, Lauren, George formed Vision Racing in 2005 out of the former Kelley Racing operation based in Indianapolis. George's stepson, Ed Carpenter, served as a co-owner ...

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