IndyCar Race Set-Up: Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Back in a familiar place, the Verizon IndyCar Series season is ready to kick off the 2018 slate with the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.  This year marks the 15th time that IndyCar has competed on the 1.8-mile, 14-turn temporary circuit that weaves through the streets of St. Petersburg, Florida and down the Albert … Continue reading IndyCar Race Set-Up: Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 9 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

The second day of IndyCar testing at ISM Raceway saw the full 23-car grid run laps in two sessions at the 1.022-mile track in Avondale, Arizona. The first three-hour session included Rahal Letterman Lanigan leading the way, as Takuma Sato posted a fastest lap speed of 187.022 MPH. Following Sato was Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud. … Continue reading INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 9 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 8 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Yesterday, the Verizon IndyCar Series tested its new universal aero kit for the first time on an oval in 2018. The four-hour test session at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona was set for rookie orientation, though some veterans made cameo appearances to shake down team cars and test new technology. Leading the new crop of … Continue reading INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 8 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Social Media Round-Up: January 24-25 Sebring IndyCar Test

Excitement has been renewed as teams are back at the historical Florida racing facility, Sebring International Raceway, for a full day of testing activities ahead of the season opener in March.  With Sebring’s rough and tough surface, the track is the closest testing representation of a street circuit and series participants are pushing hard to … Continue reading Social Media Round-Up: January 24-25 Sebring IndyCar Test