Scott Dixon Races to 5th Championship as Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins in Sonoma

Grand Prix of Sonoma Results SONOMA, Calif. – The Verizon IndyCar Series season finale wrapped up in Sonoma with Scott Dixon carrying a 29 point lead over Alexander Rossi. Ryan Hunter-Reay, Rossi’s teammate, would start from pole with Dixon lining up alongside him. Row 2 saw Josef Newgarden starting alongside Marco Andretti while rookie Patricio … Continue reading Scott Dixon Races to 5th Championship as Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins in Sonoma

Ryan Hunter-Reay Snatches Pole as Rossi Turns to Alternate Strategy

SONOMA, Calif. – As track temperatures continued to rise steadily into the Sonoma afternoon, qualifying for the Verizon IndyCar Series finale went green. Just 29 points separate championship leader Scott Dixon and Alexander Rossi, and both contenders would be in different groups to begin qualifying, with Rossi taking to the 2.385-mile track first in Group … Continue reading Ryan Hunter-Reay Snatches Pole as Rossi Turns to Alternate Strategy

All Four Championship Contenders in Top 5 of Practice 3 from Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif. – Practice 3 kicked off go-fast day for the Verizon IndyCar Series from Sonoma Raceway. Scott Dixon and Alexander Rossi found themselves separated by roughly a tenth and a half on the timesheets, setting up what is becoming an increasingly important qualifying session later this afternoon. All four championship contenders finished the session … Continue reading All Four Championship Contenders in Top 5 of Practice 3 from Sonoma

Hunter-Reay Tops First Practice in Sonoma as Rossi Struggles

SONOMA, Calif. – The Verizon IndyCar Series returns to Sonoma Raceway this weekend for the finale of what has been an exciting and unpredictable 2018 season. Championship contenders Scott Dixon and Alexander Rossi are separated by just 29 points. Penske drivers Will Power and Josef Newgarden also have a mathematical chance if their cards fall … Continue reading Hunter-Reay Tops First Practice in Sonoma as Rossi Struggles

Recap: Rossi Holds off Penske Assault in Final Practice from Long Beach

In the final practice before qualifying later today, the IndyCar grid took to the streets of Long Beach. After slower lap times yesterday, there is a chance after this morning’s session that Hèlio Castroneves’ track record of 1:06.225 could fall later this afternoon in qualifying as Alexander Rossi posted a fast lap of 1:06.610. The … Continue reading Recap: Rossi Holds off Penske Assault in Final Practice from Long Beach