Unlike the other drivers competing for Rookie of the Year in 2019, Patricio (Pato) O’ Ward was on the sidelines last weekend.
Thankfully, he has been able to shore things up for the rest of the season, joining Carlin Racing for a part-time schedule.
Before we discuss O’Ward’s 2019 plans, let’s take a look at his path to the NTT IndyCar Series. Continue reading 2019 IndyCar Rookie Preview: Pato O’Ward
After a long offseason, Indy Lights made their 2019 on-track debut at Circuit of the Americas on Tuesday. Continue reading Recap: Indy Lights Testing at Circuit of the Americas for February 12
The six-month offseason of the Verizon IndyCar Series became 0ne of transition for many in the paddock. One driver who experienced this trend is Charlie Kimball. After seven seasons at Chip Ganassi Racing, Kimball and Ganassi teammate Max Chilton joined forces again when Carlin Racing announced its entry into the series. The start of the season … Continue reading Kimball making strides in 2018
Final Practice Results The Verizon IndyCar Series closed out a busy day on track with a one-hour practice session under the lights at ISM Raceway on Friday night. Carlin Racing’s Charlie Kimball, who will roll off 22nd tomorrow night, paced the field with a best lap of 179.797 MPH. Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon finished … Continue reading Recap: Final Practice at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix
As the new year is upon us, so is a fresh season of IndyCar racing. Monday, January 8 has finally arrived and that signals the start of a new testing period for teams in the Verizon IndyCar Series, with operations making the trek south to Sebring International Raceway multiple times over the next two months. … Continue reading Breaking Down IndyCar’s Early Offseason Testing Calendar
There have been no shortage of headlines to comb through during this long IndyCar offseason. From the announcement of Ed Jones joining Chip Ganassi Racing to Danica Patrick’s surprise Daytona 500/Indianapolis 500 double, to the latest in 2018 universal aero kit testing and brand new entries into the Verizon IndyCar Series, there has been a … Continue reading IndyCar Round-Up for December 15, 2017
Owner and editor of Open-Wheels.com, Tanner Watkins, made an appearance on New Track Record podcast on Dec. 12, discussing Danica Patrick, new teams & more! Continue reading Tanner Watkins appears on New Track Record podcast
With Carlin Racing announcing their plans to field two full-time cars in the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series championship, a very pleasant trend is developing in IndyCar this offseason. A combination of factors and decisions by the sanctioning body has placed IndyCar in a position to continue its methodical growth period experienced over the past few … Continue reading Timing is Right for IndyCar’s Newest Teams
This morning it was formally announced that Indy Lights, Formula 2, Formula 3 and Formula 4 team Carlin Racing would join the Verizon IndyCar Series and compete full-time in 2018. The outfit will hire drivers Max Chilton and Charlie Kimball to lead the two-car effort and Chevrolet will power the new team. After a couple … Continue reading Carlin Racing announces full-time IndyCar program for 2018