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

A Triumphant Beginning to Bourdais, Vasser/Sullivan Reunion

Sunday’s win in the season opener on the streets of St. Petersburg completed a long comeback for driver and his two co-owners in the race. Sebastien Bourdais took the checkered flag in the 110-lap race, his first win since a last-to-first charge in the event in 2017. The win for the four-time ChampCar champion comes … Continue reading A Triumphant Beginning to Bourdais, Vasser/Sullivan Reunion

Sebastien Bourdais outlasts the competition for second straight St. Pete win

2018 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Race Results Interesting and compelling right from the first lap of the race, the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season started with a bang at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. After Schmidt Peterson Motorsports rookie Robert Wickens dominated much of the race, a late run-in with Andretti … Continue reading Sebastien Bourdais outlasts the competition for second straight St. Pete win

Recap: Morning Warm-Up at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

  Morning Warm-Up Results Combined Practice Results Sunday morning, the Verizon IndyCar Series took to the track for a 30-minute morning warm-up. It would be Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi who would pace the final practice session on the 1.8-mile street course. The third-year driver posted a best lap time of 1:01.6182. Rossi bested A.J. Foyt … Continue reading Recap: Morning Warm-Up at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Recap: Qualifying at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

  Full Qualifying Results On a day filled with surprises, Robert Wickens took the first Verizon P1 Award of the 2018 season. The Schmidt Peterson Motorsports driver earned the pole for Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg with a lap of 1:01.6643 around the 1.8-mile street course. The pole is the first for the … Continue reading Recap: Qualifying at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Recap: IndyCar Third Practice at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Practice 3 Full Results In this afternoon’s final practice session before qualifying, Scott Dixon led the way with a lap time of 1:00.7571 around the 1.8-mile street course.  The four-time IndyCar champion will be seeking his first win at the track in his 14th start. In his No. 9 PNC Bank Dallara-Honda Dixon topped 2017 … Continue reading Recap: IndyCar Third Practice at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Recap: IndyCar Second Practice at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Practice Times after Session Two at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Without fail, the second Verizon IndyCar Series practice from the streets of St. Petersburg provided excitement on a Friday afternoon in the build up to Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Once again there were some dazzling displays of driving (with … Continue reading Recap: IndyCar Second Practice at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg