J.R. Hildebrand and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing officially announce Indy 500 entry

J.R. Hildebrand

One of the worst-kept secrets in the INDYCAR paddock was put to rest today when Dreyer & Reinbold Racing officially announced that veteran driver J.R. Hildebrand would join the team and run its second car at the 102nd Indianapolis 500… Continue Reading

IndyCar teams endure cold temperatures at Indy road course test

Jordan King

It wasn’t your ordinary late-March test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday afternoon for teams of the Verizon IndyCar Series. Ahead of snow in the forecast and strapped with morning temperatures that were in the low 30’s Fahrenheit, testing… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1979 Indianapolis 500

This week on IndyCar Flashback, we take a look at one of the most interesting Indianapolis 500s of the last 40 years. This race is remembered as much for off-track controversy as the on-track action. The 1979 500 would be… Continue Reading

AMR Named IndyCar Safety Team Sponsor

The much-celebrated IndyCar Safety Team will undergo a noticeable change before this weekend’s season-opening Firestone Grand Prix on the streets of St. Petersburg. On Tuesday, IndyCar announced that AMR (American Medical Response) will be the new sponsor of the team,… Continue Reading

INDYCAR and Holmatro agree to five-year extension as Official Rescue Tool Provider

A longtime sponsor of the INDYCAR traveling safety and medical team, Holmatro and the sanctioning body have announced a five-year extension to their current status as Official Rescue Tool Provider of INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Continuing in this… Continue Reading

Danica Patrick and Ed Carpenter Racing team up for 102nd Indianapolis 500 drive

Danica Patrick at the 2018 Daytona 500

In a formal announcement made this morning, Ed Carpenter Racing confirmed that Danica Patrick will join the team for May’s 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. Patrick, 35, joins the Indianapolis-based team after six years and 190 starts in the… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1936 Indianapolis 500

Start of the 1936 Indianapolis 500

Few sporting events are as steeped in tradition as the Indianapolis 500. What was started in 1911 by track founder Carl G. Fisher has bloomed to what is now the largest single-day sporting event in the world. Over the first… Continue Reading

Nicole Briscoe returns to Indianapolis 500 telecast as race host

Nicole Briscoe will return to the Indianapolis 500 telecast.

On Wednesday night, a name familiar to the IndyCar community found her place within the Indianapolis Motor Speedway pagoda once again. Nicole Briscoe was named host of the ABC’s coverage of the Indianapolis 500 in 2018, with the race’s 102nd… Continue Reading