Juncos Racing extends rookie Rene Binder from four to six races in 2018

One half of the No. 32 Juncos Racing entry this season has strengthened his grip on the season this morning as it was announced that rookie Rene Binder would now take part in six Verizon IndyCar Series events in the 2018 calendar year.  This is an increase from the four races that were announced in … Continue reading Juncos Racing extends rookie Rene Binder from four to six races in 2018

IndyCar teams endure cold temperatures at Indy road course test

It wasn’t your ordinary late-March test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday afternoon for teams of the Verizon IndyCar Series. Ahead of snow in the forecast and strapped with morning temperatures that were in the low 30’s Fahrenheit, testing commencement was pushed back a few hours before a slew of teams took to the … Continue reading IndyCar teams endure cold temperatures at Indy road course test

Jay Howard, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports to reunite for 102nd Indianapolis 500

Another driver-team pairing was confirmed for the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 today as Jay Howard will be reunited with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports for the May 27 race.  Howard will pilot the No. 7 One Cure Honda during the month of May. “To say I am excited is an understatement,” said Howard. “There are … Continue reading Jay Howard, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports to reunite for 102nd Indianapolis 500

INDYCAR announces NBC as exclusive television partner in new deal

With the present Verizon IndyCar Series television deal set to expire at the end of this 2018 season, Hulman and Company CEO Mark Miles pleased many fans when he announced that IndyCar Series racing will be broadcasted solely on the NBC family of networks beginning with the 2019 campaign.  The new three-year deal was announced … Continue reading INDYCAR announces NBC as exclusive television partner in new deal

Helio’s Return, Penske’s Dominance Highlight Barber Open Test

Practice 1 results; Practice 2 results; Combined practice results Despite being scheduled for just two version IndyCar Series races in 2018, Helio Castroneves remains an integral part of the IndyCar paddock. Castroneves served as Grand Marshal for the March 11 season-opener, the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. The 3-time Indianapolis 500 winner would also … Continue reading Helio’s Return, Penske’s Dominance Highlight Barber Open Test

Pippa Mann and Dale Coyne Racing confirm 2018 Indy 500 program

A long-awaited confirmation has arrived this morning, as Dale Coyne Racing and it’s longtime Indianapolis 500 driver Pippa Mann announced that they will once again team up during the month of May in 2018. Mann, 34, has contested each of the last five Indianapolis 500’s with the Honda-powered team and recorded her best finish at … Continue reading Pippa Mann and Dale Coyne Racing confirm 2018 Indy 500 program