Wickens, Kanaan Top First Texas Practice

Practice 1 Results One of the wildest weekends on the Verizon IndyCar Series Calendar began on Friday. Teams began preparation for Saturday night’s DXC Technology 600 with a 90-minute practice session. When all was said and done, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’ Robert Wickens  and A.J. Foyt Racing’s Tony Kanaan came out on top. Wickens, the Sunoco Rookie of … Continue reading Wickens, Kanaan Top First Texas Practice

Today at the Indianapolis 500: Saturday, May 19, 2018: Bump Day/Qualifying Day 1

After four days of practice, 35 drivers will take to the track Saturday for the first day of qualifications for the 102nd Indianapolis 500 on May 27. As has been the case since 2012, time trials will determine the nine drivers who will compete for the pole on Sunday. There also will be some added … Continue reading Today at the Indianapolis 500: Saturday, May 19, 2018: Bump Day/Qualifying Day 1

Recap: First Practice at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

Practice 1 Results The Verizon IndyCar Series took to the track Friday afternoon, as a one-hour practice marked the first on-track time of the weekend at the 1.022-mile ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona. Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud was fastest in the session,with a best speed of 182.375 MPH. the 2017 race winner was followed on … Continue reading Recap: First Practice at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

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

Munoz Poised for Success in Andretti Homecoming

When Carlos Munoz was announced as a sixth Andretti Autosport driver for the 2018 Indianapolis 500, the response from fans was generally positive.  The only place where you could find more optimism was speaking with Munoz himself. In reuniting with Andretti Autosport for an Indianapolis one-off, the Colombian driver makes the most of an unfortunate … Continue reading Munoz Poised for Success in Andretti Homecoming