They are basically worlds apart, but they’re racing on the same track this weekend. The 2017 Detroit Grand Prix weekend was swept by Rahal Letterman Lannigan driver Graham Rahal – and he’s already performing well in practice sessions for this weekend’s events. But the surprise addition to practice’s top ten Friday was American driver Santino … Continue reading Ferrucci relaxed, Rahal determined going into doubleheader weekend
It’s been more than a century of involvement in motorsports – and Firestone refuses to rest on their success. Instead, they are constantly in development – and unveiling a new rain tire at the Detroit Grand Prix this weekend. The newly-engineered Firehawk rain tire boasts a unique asymmetrical pattern designed to make braking better on … Continue reading Firestone unveils new rain tire at Detroit GP
Full Results from Practice 1 at the Detroit Grand Prix This morning’s battle for fastest lap time kept Graham Rahal and Ryan Hunter-Reay busy at the top of the field. But it was Sebastien Bourdais who ultimately took the top spot with a lap speed of 1:17.8545. Two incidents marred this morning’s practice. Rookie Rene … Continue reading Sebastien Bourdais tops Friday morning practice at Detroit GP
Detroit and cars are synonymous with each other. The city hosted its first open-wheel race in the 1920s at the Michigan State Fairground. In 1992, the racing moved from elsewhere in Detroit to Belle Isle. Despite a four-year hiatus, the race has been hosted since 2013 as a double-header Indycar headlined weekend. The island track … Continue reading Will the Detroit GP return in 2019?