Tag Archive: Josef Newgarden

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 »

Oct 07

Newgarden’s season ends

Second in 2009 British Formula Ford Series

American rookie signals thumbs up to winner of the highly-competitive series. Josef Newgarden concluded his 2009 MSA Formula Ford Championship of Great Britain campaign on Saturday (October 3) in fine fashion, standing on the podium with two second place finishes in Rounds 24 and 25, giving a thumbs-up to new series champion James Cole. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Newgarden focused on British Formula Ford race wins only

American enters season-finale with series-high nine wins and a long shot at the title 

Josef Newgarden travels to Castle Combe Circuit in England this Saturday (October 3) with his focus firmly set on winning two races as one of only two drivers with a possibility of capturing the 2009 MSA Formula Ford Championship of Great Britain. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

FPA: Josef Newgarden stars on FPA debut

American takes double victory, Kazim Vasiliauskas wins the third in Brands Hatch triple header

FPA - Kazim VasiliauskasJosef Newgarden took a double win on the opening weekend of the 2009 Formula Palmer Audi Championship at Brands Hatch. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Team USA: Daly and Newgarden announced as 2008 scholarship winners

Conor Daly and Josef Newgarden will represent Team USA in England this fall

Team USA Scholarship founder Jeremy Shaw has announced that American teenagers Conor Daly and Josef Newgarden have been awarded the prestigious scholarships for the 2008 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Skip Barber: Newgarden and Daly Visit Victory Lane at Mosport

Josef Newgarden came out on top of a multi-car fight for the win in Round Five at Mosport

The BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National presented by Mazda campaign resumed over the weekend (June 14-15), with Rounds Five and Six at Mosport International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »