Chris Griffis Memorial Test gets green light this weekend for Road to Indy action

Entry List | Schedule of Events PALMETTO, Fla. – Less than three weeks after another successful season for the world-renowned Mazda Road to Indy open-wheel development ladder wrapped up in Portland, Ore., teams, and drivers are already focused on 2019 as the Eighth Annual Chris Griffis Memorial Open Test takes place this coming weekend, September 22 & … Continue reading Chris Griffis Memorial Test gets green light this weekend for Road to Indy action

Rinus VeeKay clinches Pro Mazda championship in Portland as Askew takes victory

A pair of talented youngsters shared the honors in this afternoon’s penultimate round of the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires at Portland International Raceway. Rinus VeeKay, 17, secured the championship – plus a Mazda Scholarship prize worth almost $800,000 to progress into Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires in 2019 – with a … Continue reading Rinus VeeKay clinches Pro Mazda championship in Portland as Askew takes victory

Pato O’Ward clinches Indy Lights championship with win at Portland

Patricio O’Ward, from Monterey, Mexico, concluded a topsy-turvy day at Portland International Raceway by claiming a well-earned victory for Andretti Autosport in this afternoon’s Cooper Tires Indy Lights Grand Prix of Portland Powered by Mazda. It was enough to clinch this year’s Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tire title – and a scholarship valued at … Continue reading Pato O’Ward clinches Indy Lights championship with win at Portland

Ryan Norman duels Colton Herta for first Indy Lights win

This afternoon’s Mazda St. Louis Indy Lights Oval Challenge Presented by Cooper Tires at Gateway Motorsports Park might have attracted only seven starters, but it provided a thrilling 75-lap race as Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Norman came from behind to claim a magnificent first-ever Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires victory over Andretti-Steinbrenner Racing stablemate Colton … Continue reading Ryan Norman duels Colton Herta for first Indy Lights win

2019 Road to Indy spring training to kick off March 2-4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway

The 2019 Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires open-wheel driver development program will kick off another exciting season of racing for all three levels as Andersen Promotions today confirmed that the traditional Spring Training Open Test will return to Homestead-Miami Speedway, in Homestead, Fla., on March 2-4, 2019. The proven ladder system, which offers … Continue reading 2019 Road to Indy spring training to kick off March 2-4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway

Braden Eves to make USF2000 debut in Portland with Newman Wachs

Newman Wachs Racing is pleased to announce that 19-year-old American Braden Eves will make his debut in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda program with the team at Portland International Raceway on Labor Day weekend. The talented karting graduate has been hard at work developing his skills and racecraft in the F4 and … Continue reading Braden Eves to make USF2000 debut in Portland with Newman Wachs

Pato O’Ward goes back-to-back to take commanding Indy Lights lead

Indy Lights Race Results Race 1  |  Race 2 Patricio O’Ward and Andretti Autosport tightened their grip on the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires championship – and a Mazda Scholarship valued at $1 million to guarantee entry into at least three Verizon IndyCar Series races in 2019, including the 103rd Indianapolis 500 – during … Continue reading Pato O’Ward goes back-to-back to take commanding Indy Lights lead

Rinus VeeKay snatches Pro Mazda points lead after Mid-Ohio

Pro Mazda Mid-Ohio Results Race 1  |  Race 2 Teenaged Dutch talent Rinus VeeKay arrived at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with a seven-point deficit to Canadian rival Parker Thompson in their battle for the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires. Following two impressive victories this weekend at Mid-Ohio, VeeKay left the Buckeye State … Continue reading Rinus VeeKay snatches Pro Mazda points lead after Mid-Ohio