Scuderia Corsa: A Brief History

On Wednesday morning, Scuderia Corsa ramped up their IndyCar Series efforts. The team announced a partnership with Ed Carpenter Racing to field Ed Jones for 13 races in 2019. Jones will run the road and street course races in the… Continue Reading

Ed Jones joins Ed Carpenter Racing in partnership with Scuderia Corsa

The silly season dominoes are beginning to fall in quick succession as the month of October rolls along. Today’s announcement gives us news that Ed Carpenter Racing and Scuderia Corsa are teaming up to bring Ed Jones to the Chevrolet-backed team… Continue Reading

2018 in Review: Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

Robert Wickens and James Hinchcliffe

Today we continue with yet another Open-Wheels team recap from the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season.  Our latest organization going under the microscope is Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, the two-car all-Canadian team that made quite a bit of noise this summer… Continue Reading

WATKINS: Traditional television ratings can no longer be the benchmark

IndyCar at Sonoma

Imagine the year is 2018, and auto racing is struggling to keep traditional television numbers respectable amid a transforming technological world.  Same-day ratings decline gradually year-over-year, even with some of the most exciting race finishes and championship battles occurring right in… Continue Reading

Regardless of championship result, 2018 a year of success for Rossi

Alexander Rossi

While a championship is still in reach for Alexander Rossi entering this weekend’s season finale at Sonoma Raceway, the result on Sunday will pale in comparison to immense strides made by the 26-year-old American driver in 2018. In March we… Continue Reading

Circuit of the Americas completes 2019 IndyCar schedule

Circuit of the Americas

As expected, today INDYCAR released its 17-race slate for which the series will compete at in 2019.  New additions to the schedule include the previously-announced WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca as the season finale on September 22, as well as today’s… Continue Reading