For the first time this season, Zach Wenzel was on-site for Open-Wheels shooting photo of the Detroit Grand Prix! Check out some of Zach’s favorite shots from a jam-packed Friday of Verizon IndyCar Series practice. Continue reading Zach Wenzel’s photo gallery from Friday at the Detroit Grand Prix
Detroit and cars are synonymous with each other. The city hosted its first open-wheel race in the 1920s at the Michigan State Fairground. In 1992, the racing moved from elsewhere in Detroit to Belle Isle. Despite a four-year hiatus, the race has been hosted since 2013 as a double-header Indycar headlined weekend. The island track … Continue reading Will the Detroit GP return in 2019?
It is somewhat uncommon for a seven-year veteran of any sporting discipline to accept vast and immediate amounts of change as readily as Schmidt Peterson Motorsports driver James Hinchcliffe has. About to embark on his eighth full season of competition in the Verizon IndyCar Series, the 31-year-old Hinchcliffe has driven three generations of IndyCar’s IR-12 … Continue reading Hinchcliffe welcomes change for 2018 season
While it has only been a few days since the last Open-Wheels’ Round-Up, there has been a ton of exciting activity in the IndyCar world. Schmidt Peterson Motorsports and engineer Leena Gade rocked the boat early Monday morning by announcing Gade’s appointment as lead engineer on James Hinchcliffe’s No. 5 ARROW machine, and the Danica … Continue reading IndyCar Round-Up for January 19, 2018
In a grand unveiling at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the Verizon IndyCar Series pulled out all the stops they had in an effort to market their 2018 universal aero kit. The new bodywork, set to debut officially in the Streets of St. Petersburg in March, has been met with rave reviews … Continue reading Defending champion Josef Newgarden offers insight on 2018 IndyCar performance
The Verizon IndyCar Series will kick off a fresh season on March 11 in St. Petersburg, Florida, an event that will be accompanied by a new era. Departing are the aero kits introduced in 2015, designed to inspire creativity and uniqueness between Chevrolet and Honda teams. In concept form it was a splendid idea met … Continue reading Lead designer Beatty details development process of 2018 IndyCar