Tag Archive: Josef Newgarden

Oct 02

Newgarden re-signs for 5th year at CFH Racing

The team announced Oct. 1 that Newgarden would return to the No. 67 CFH Racing Chevrolet for the 2016 season

Josef NewgardenJosef Newgarden views the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season as a launching pad. Two victories, two other podium finishes and his first pole start are the fuel, and part of the impetus for 2016 is the personnel at CFH Racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 22

Dixon-Newgarden team come up short in RoboPong

Scott Dixon nearly pulled off a weekend sweep of karting events at New Castle Motorsports Park.

Scott Dixon and Conor DalyA day after winning the Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Race honoring Justin Wilson, the reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion teamed with Verizon IndyCar Series star Josef Newgarden to finish second in the 12th annual RoboPong 200, endurance karting event. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 28

GoPro joins CFH Racing as primary sponsor for Sonoma

BHA Sonoma season finale preview

GoProCFH Racing announced that GoPro will be the primary sponsor of the No. 67 GoPro Chevrolet driven by Verizon IndyCar Series championship contender Josef Newgarden in the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma on Aug. 30. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 19

Hunter-Reay repeats in another Iowa thriller

Iowa Corn 300

Ryan Hunter-ReayFor the first time since the 2006 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, Americans swept the top three places in a Verizon IndyCar Series race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Two career wins won’t cut it for Newgarden

Josef Newgarden was celebrated April 26 for his first Verizon IndyCar Series victory.

2015-06-14_142His second – in the Honda Indy Toronto on June 14 – also was celebrated though maybe more because of CFH Racing’s 1-2 finish with Luca Filippi.

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Jun 15

Honda Indy Toronto: Newgarden leads 1-2 CFH Racing finish in Toronto

Maybe a 1-2 CFH Racing finish in the Honda Indy Toronto will pave over recent disappointing Verizon IndyCar Series results

2015-06-14_142Josef Newgarden, who started 11th in the No. 67 Hartman Oil Chevrolet, led teammate Luca Filippi across the start-finish line by 1.4485 seconds in the exciting 85-lap race on the 1.755-mile, 11-turn Exhibition Place street circuit.

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May 21

Rising Star Racing looking forward to big weekend of facing in Indianapolis

The Indianapolis 500 will be televised LIVE on ABC beginning at 12:00 PM ET on Sunday, May 24.

Rising Star Racing Rising Star Racing’s Neil Alberico, Spencer Pigot, and Josef Newgarden are all preparing for one of the biggest weekends in motorsport.

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Apr 27

Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama: Josef Newgarden wins first

Homegrown victory

Josef NewgardenNBCSN viewers couldn’t tell that Josef Newgarden was nervous with three-time Verizon IndyCar Series champion Scott Dixon, who with 36 wins is fifth on the all-time Indy car list, was within striking distance in the closing laps of the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 10

IndyCar: Daly eyes full-time return

After four years chasing GP3 and GP2 success in Europe

Conor Daly - photo IndyCar Conor Daly says his focus is now on securing a full-time ride in the IndyCar Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Dixon’s final-lap effort grabs Verizon P1 Award

He recorded the fastest lap of the weekend in Group 1

2013-07-13_0145Competitors in the Firestone Fast Six for the Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT had a combined 50 IZOD IndyCar Series pole starts — all by Scott Dixon (19) and Will Power (31) — which made the veteran drivers targets for four others seeking the notoriety. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Trent Hindman clinches OFFC title

He sets new lap record for BGR Team Grote
Trent Hindman  OFFC champion2011-09-24_0183Capping off his near perfect OFFC Campaign, Trent Hindman and team-mate Dalton Kellett had the perfect team weekend. Showing why he is regarded as one of the top up and coming drivers in North America, Trent came into the weekend only needing to finish 4th in one of the two remaining rounds to clinch the title. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 04

Team E’s Mitchell ends up eighth

 In Kentucky Firestone Indy Lights race

IndyLightsTeam E logoTeam E Racing’s Rusty Mitchell did a masterful job to avoid getting caught up in a five-car accident at the start of Sunday’s Firestone Indy Lights race at Kentucky Speedway, and ended up finishing eighth to continue his record of never placing outside of the top 10 in an oval-track race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

Team USA to provide opportunities

The scholarship was founded in 1990

F2000 new logoF1600 F Championship logoThe highest placed American drivers under 20 years-old in both the F2000 Championship Series and the F1600 Formula F Championship Series prior to the conclusion of the season (following F2000 at Mosport and F1600 at Mid-Ohio) will be included among the list of candidates for prestigious Team USA Scholarships. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

BGR Team Grote ready to go for the Cup

BGR Team Grote has put more drivers in the winners circle than any other team in OFFC history.

2011-06-10_00462011-06-12_0260The 2011 edition of the Can Am Cup takes place this coming weekend at Mosport, and with the team coming off a big win at the Formula Tour 1600 Montreal race, hopes are high for success. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

BGR Team Grote signs Trent Hindman for Ontario Formula Ford Championship

The highly regarded rookie is currently running the Skip Barber National Series

Trent HindmanTrent Hindman cockpitBGR Team Grote is pleased to announce that 15 yr old Trent Hindman will join the team starting with the Formula Tour 1600 support race to the Canadian Grand Prix and the 12 remaining rounds of the 2011 Ontario Formula Ford Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 19

Krohn runs strong at Long Beach

Anders ends up in eighth place

Anders Krohn portraitAnders Krohn Indy LightaFor the second time in a week Anders “The Viking” Krohn was extremely strong in the first half of a Firestone Indy Lights race until a problem occurred, forcing the popular driver from Stavanger, Norway to salvage a top-10 finish instead of recording the top-five or podium that appeared to be so close. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 06

Smrz excels in British Formula Ford competition

As member of Team USA scholarship

American teenager finished fourth in the Formula Ford Festival and ninth in Walter Hayes Trophy. American Brett Smrz took another step towards a successful career in motorsports over the past several weeks, racing a Formula Ford in England as part of the prestigious Team USA Scholarship. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 01

Team USA: American drivers shine at Silverstone

In wet Walter Hayes Trophy qualifying

Americans Connor De Phillippi, Brett Smrz and Josef Newgarden all earned the pole position for their Walter Hayes Trophy Heat races. A stark overnight change in the weather conditions failed to deter a strong American contingent as qualifying for the Walter Hayes Trophy took place on Saturday morning (October 31) on the Silverstone National circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

Formula Ford Festival ends prematuraly for Newgarden

British Formula Ford runner-up’s chances at repeat victory halted by overheating engine

Josef Newgarden’s hopes of a repeat win at the historic Formula Ford Festival in England unfortunately ended prematurely over the weekend (October 17-18). The British Formula Ford runner-up and Rookie of the Year failed to finish a lap in the Final, when an overheating engine forced the American into pitlane after a superb start. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

Newgarden pays tribute to JTR and the late Joe Tandy

British Formula Ford runner-up confident he can deliver Formula Ford Festival Glory 

American junior formula car standout Josef Newgarden returns to the cockpit of his Joe Tandy Racing Formula Ford this weekend (October 17-18), taking part in this year’s premier division of the historic Formula Ford Festival. Read the rest of this entry »

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