IndyCar Round-Up for February 19, 2018

While the month of February begins to wind down, the Verizon IndyCar Series season opener is right on the horizon with March just around the corner.  With only 20 days until the green flag at the Firestone Grand Prix of… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1997 Indy 200 at Walt Disney World

Thank you to everyone who voted in the latest IndyCar Flashback Twitter poll! This week’s winner is the 1997 Indy 200 at Disney World, a race that initiated a dramatic shift in open-wheel racing in America. Cheever Jr. Holds on… Continue Reading

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 10 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Daytime Session The fourth session of IndyCar preseason testing took place Saturday afternoon at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona. The three-hour test was led by Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing’s Takuma Sato, who posted a best one-lap speed of 189.728 MPH.… Continue Reading

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 9 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Takuma Sato testing at ISM Raceway

The second day of IndyCar testing at ISM Raceway saw the full 23-car grid run laps in two sessions at the 1.022-mile track in Avondale, Arizona. The first three-hour session included Rahal Letterman Lanigan leading the way, as Takuma Sato… Continue Reading

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 8 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Pietro Fittipaldi

Yesterday, the Verizon IndyCar Series tested its new universal aero kit for the first time on an oval in 2018. The four-hour test session at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona was set for rookie orientation, though some veterans made cameo… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1995 Marlboro 500 at Michigan

Scott Pruett wins at Michigan 1995

Throughout CART’s heyday, the 500-mile race at Michigan International Speedway was among the most thrilling in all of motorsport. Typically contested in late July, the race offered speed, danger and close racing in droves. This week on IndyCar Flashback, we… Continue Reading

Claman de Melo, Fittipaldi Stake Claim for Vacant Coyne Seat

Pietro Fittipaldi tests an IndyCar for Dale Coyne Racing

With months of reshuffling among teams in the Verizon IndyCar Series behind us and less than 50 days before the 2018 season opener in St. Petersburg, one big question mark remains: who will occupy the second Dale Coyne Racing entry?… Continue Reading