IMS Radio Network airtime schedule and guests for INDYCAR Grand Prix, Indy 500 qualifications

As the Indianapolis Motor Speedway opens its gates on Friday for the first official day of on-track action in the month of May, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Radio Network continues a 66-year tradition of broadcasting from the historic 2.5-mile oval. Reporting from the 9th floor of the famous IMS Panasonic Pagoda, the IMS Radio Network … Continue reading IMS Radio Network airtime schedule and guests for INDYCAR Grand Prix, Indy 500 qualifications

INDYCAR rookie Pietro Fittipaldi involved in serious accident at Spa-Francorchamps

Brazilian rookie driver Pietro Fittipaldi was scheduled to compete in this month’s 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 for Dale Coyne Racing, driving the No. 19 Paysafe Honda and continuing a family legacy left by his grandfather, Emerson Fittipaldi. After a serious accident during qualifications for the Six Hours of Spa, it appears those plans … Continue reading INDYCAR rookie Pietro Fittipaldi involved in serious accident at Spa-Francorchamps

Three Veterans Complete Indianapolis 500 Refresher Program

Rookie Orientation/Veteran Refresher Practice Results Tuesday afternoon saw three Indianapolis 500 veterans return to the speedway for the refresher course. Jay Howard (Schmidt Peterson Motorsports), Sage Karam (Dreyer and Reinbold Racing) and Danica Patrick (Ed Carpenter Racing) all participated in the four-hour session. The course requires drivers to run 15 laps between 210 and 215 … Continue reading Three Veterans Complete Indianapolis 500 Refresher Program

INDYCAR Rookies complete orientation program at Indianapolis

As the calendar turned to May 1, it was time for the Indianapolis 500 rookies to take to the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval on Tuesday for the annual Rookie Orientation Program.  This comes after the Verizon IndyCar Series hosted a series-wide open test on Monday featuring 21 competitors. To kick off the day, news … Continue reading INDYCAR Rookies complete orientation program at Indianapolis