MRTI: Herta maintains unbeaten streak at Indy in Freedom 100 thriller

2018 Freedom 100 Race Results SPEEDWAY, Ind. – What a month it has been for second-generation Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires racer Colton Herta. The teenager from Valencia, Calif., driving for the team co-owned by George Michael Steinbrenner IV and former IndyCar star Michael Andretti, followed up his two-race sweep at the Indianapolis Motor … Continue reading MRTI: Herta maintains unbeaten streak at Indy in Freedom 100 thriller

Drivers express comfort and concern over expected Indy 500 race conditions

With one final tune-up on deck this morning at Miller Lite Carb Day, drivers of the Verizon IndyCar Series have a genuine concern about the way their new Dallara IR-18 universal aero kit will handle the 90-degree temperatures forecasted for race day on Sunday. The vote is unanimous that IndyCar’s new bodywork looks beautiful, and … Continue reading Drivers express comfort and concern over expected Indy 500 race conditions

Leist continues rapid rise as quickest rookie qualifier in Indianapolis 500

Brazilian driver Matheus Leist is a unique blend of competitor in the Verizon IndyCar Series. The youngest pilot in IndyCar was born September 8, 1998 and has been alive for nearly as many Indianapolis 500’s as his A.J. Foyt Racing teammate Tony Kanaan has participated in. Leist’s meteoric rise has included stops in Formula 3 … Continue reading Leist continues rapid rise as quickest rookie qualifier in Indianapolis 500