IndyCar Round-Up for December 15, 2017

Carlin Racing drivers Charlie Kimball and Max Chilton

There have been no shortage of headlines to comb through during this long IndyCar offseason.  From the announcement of Ed Jones joining Chip Ganassi Racing to Danica Patrick’s surprise Daytona 500/Indianapolis 500 double, to the latest in 2018 universal aero… Continue Reading

Fab Five IndyCar Discussion for December 2017

Fab Five

Good morning to all and hope you have having a fine Friday.  Today we are revitalizing an old Open-Wheels.com feature called “Fab Five,” where we bring together five opinions on five topics in IndyCar and have a roundtable discussion.  Making… Continue Reading

Timing is Right for IndyCar’s Newest Teams

Jack Harvey and Michael Shank

With Carlin Racing announcing their plans to field two full-time cars in the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series championship, a very pleasant trend is developing in IndyCar this offseason. A combination of factors and decisions by the sanctioning body has placed… Continue Reading

Ireland native Keith Donegan continues wild ride with MRTI Shootout victory

Keith Donegan wins the 2017 MRTI Shootout

While there were 17 drivers on hand this weekend for the 2017 Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship Shootout, only one of them was destined for victory in the tense, compelling and authentic competition.  For Keith Donegan, a driver from Dublin,… Continue Reading

2017 Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship Shootout Wrap-Up

Keith Donegan wins the 2017 Mazda Road to Indy Shootout

After a grueling two-day competition featuring 17 participants, 6 judges, 4 on-track practice sessions an a highly-scrutinized race, 20-year-old Keith Donegan was the driver to come out on top of the 2017 Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship Shootout.  As a… Continue Reading

IndyCar Round-Up for December 8, 2017

Good morning all!  With another week of the offseason in the books, Open-Wheels is taking this opportunity to look back at some of the key headlines in IndyCar since our last IndyCar Round-Up entry in late November.  From the recently… Continue Reading

Jack Harvey, Michael Shank Racing team up with Schmidt-Peterson Racing for select 2018 IndyCar races

Jack Harvey will run four races in 2018 IndyCar season

Announced at this morning’s PRI Trade Show in Indianapolis, Jack Harvey and Michael Shank Racing will begin a multi-year partnership with Schmidt-Peterson Motorsports that will place the British driver in the IndyCar field for at least four races in 2018,… Continue Reading