Category Archive: IndyCar

Feb 21

Four-Time Indianapolis 500 Winner Al Unser to return to racing at SVRA Brickyard Invitational

At the SVRA’s “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway June 17

Four-Time Indianapolis 500 Winner Al UnserOne of the greatest drivers in Indianapolis Motor Speedway history is making a return to competition at the scene of his greatest triumphs. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Rossi has point to prove in 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season

Alexander Rossi is hungry heading into the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season

Alexander RossiThe 2016 Sunoco Rookie of the Year finished the season 11th in the championship standings, showing promise on the one track discipline where he expected to struggle – ovals.

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Feb 18

Sato appreciates chance to drive for larger team with Andretti

A new beginning in 2017 will also mark one of the biggest opportunities in Takuma Sato’s Verizon IndyCar Series career

Takuma SatoThe 40-year-old Japanese racer left AJ Foyt Racing, a team he called home the four previous years, and moved to Andretti Autosport over the offseason. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

KV Racing Technology will no longer compete in Indycar

The team did not submit an entry for the 2017 season

KV Racing TechnologiesKV Racing Technology, the Indy car team that collected seven race wins over 14 seasons including the 2013 Indianapolis 500, announced that it will no longer compete in the Verizon IndyCar Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

Hildebrand below track record at Phoenix test

Ed Carpenter Racing dominated the third practice session during IndyCar’s Phoenix open test

J.R Hildebrand - Phoenix © Joe Skibinski  - IndyCar Media JR Hildebrand dipped below Helio Castroneves’ lap record of 192.631mph set in 2016 with a 193.234mph lap of the 1.022-mile oval in his No. 21 ECR Chevy. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

Competition runs strong and deep at Phoenix Raceway open test

Two days of on-track testing for 21 Verizon IndyCar Series drivers and teams were literally like day and night.

Ryan Hunter-ReayCars carrying Chevrolet engines and aero kits dominated the day sessions of the Phoenix Raceway open test, while those with Honda equipment filled the top of the leaderboard for the night practices.

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Feb 11

Hondas rise to top in Phoenix open test night practice

Drivers stocked with Honda engines and aero kits recorded the six fastest laps

Marco Andretti

Nighttime was the right time for Honda on the first day of the Verizon IndyCar Series open test at Phoenix Raceway.

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Feb 06

Daly eager to add to Foyt team’s American legacy

Conor Daly goes back to where it all began as he prepares for his second full season in the Verizon IndyCar Series

Conor DalyThe talented 25-year-old Hoosier raced in 2016 with Dale Coyne Racing, but will pilot the No. 4 ABC Supply Chevrolet for AJ Foyt Racing this year, the same team he made his series debut with in a one-off effort in the 2013 Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Rahal looks for continued improvement in 2017, especially at Indy 500

It’s the most important race each year

Graham RahalAs Graham Rahal moves forward after analyzing a 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season in which qualifying improved and he thought he drove better to finish fifth in the points, one race still sticks in his mind.

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Feb 01

Aleshin returning to Schmidt Peterson Motorsports in No. 7 Honda

It’s official: Mikhail Aleshin is returning to drive for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports in the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season

Mikhail AleshinAleshin’s return to the team had been speculated since the conclusion of the 2016 season, but was not confirmed until today. The announcement was made in Aleshin’s native Russia that the 29-year-old from Moscow will drive the No. 7 Honda with sponsorship once again from SMP Racing, the Russian motorsports program. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 31

Single day tickets on sale tomorrow for 13th annual Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Thirteen Races Announced for March 10-12th Weekend

Firestone Grand Prix of St-Petersburg logo Single day tickets to the 2017 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg will go on sale to the public tomorrow (February 1) at 10:00 a.m. EST at gpstpete.com. Organizers today also announced five additional racing series each showcasing doubleheader races for fans during the weekend.

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Jan 28

Hunter-Reay learning to adapt to Acura NSX for Rolex 24

Sometimes, going slower can be faster, and vice-versa

Graham Rahal and Ryan Hunter-ReayThat’s what Ryan Hunter-Reay, Graham Rahal and Katherine Legge have discovered in their preparation to reintroduce the Acura NSX to sports car racing. When it comes to comparing their experiences in INDYCAR with the NSX, there’s little common ground. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 24

Indy Cycling Challenge to Support Prostate Cancer Canada

Online Registration Now Open for July 13th Event

Return to HomepageCycling enthusiasts have the opportunity to band together for a great cause while experiencing the Honda Indy Toronto like never before.

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Jan 24

Cadillac and Chevrolet renew support of Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Interactive Displays for Race Fans Highlight Partnership Activation      

Firestone Grand Prix of St-Petersburg logo For the fourth consecutive year, Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg announces the renewal of its partnership with Cadillac and Chevrolet for the upcoming race on March 10-12, 2017.  These classic American brands are designated as the official luxury car and the official truck, respectively.

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Jan 22

Sebastian Vettel wins ROC Nations Cup for Team Germany in Miami

Team Germany’s Sebastian Vettel stormed to victory in the ROC Nations Cup at Miami’s Marlins Park

Sebastian Vettel wins ROC Nations  Cup for Team Germany in Miami Team Germany are celebrating a record seventh win in the ROC Nations Cup after Sebastian Vettel took a stunning victory all by himself at Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

Juan Pablo Montoya crowned Champion of Champions in Miami

Colombian motor sport great Juan Pablo Montoya has won the Race Of Champions trophy for the first time at Miami’s Marlins Park

Juan Pablo Montoya crowned Champion of Champions in Miami Colombia’s 2015 Indianapolis 500 winner Juan Pablo Montoya put in a stunning performance to eclipse 16 fellow stars of motor sport and earn the title ‘Champion of Champions’ for the first time on a thrilling afternoon of action at Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

Racing at home special to Indycar stars in all-star event

Race of Champions has arrived in Miami

Race of ChampionsLater this year, the best baseball players in the world will descend upon Marlins Park for the 2017 MLB All-Star Game. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

Motor sport legends from all over the world prepare for this weekend’s ROC Miami

Miami’s Marlins Park was swarming with legends of motor sport today ahead of this weekend’s ROC Miami

Motor sport legends from all over the world  prepare for this weekend’s ROC Miami Many of the world’s greatest drivers have arrived in Miami ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions – and today they put in their first practice laps of the unique ROC circuit winding its way around the inside of Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

ROC Miami to raise money for local Children’s Cancer Centre with spectacular charity auction

The auction includes unique items like the ROC Art Car

ROC Miami to raise money for local Children’s Cancer Centre with spectacular charity auction Together with this weekend’s ROC Miami drivers and Racing For Cancer, the Race Of Champions is running a special charity auction in aid of the new Pediatric Cancer Care Unit at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami. Read the rest of this entry »

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