Chris Griffis Memorial Test gets green light this weekend for Road to Indy action

Entry List | Schedule of Events PALMETTO, Fla. – Less than three weeks after another successful season for the world-renowned Mazda Road to Indy open-wheel development ladder wrapped up in Portland, Ore., teams, and drivers are already focused on 2019 as the Eighth Annual Chris Griffis Memorial Open Test takes place this coming weekend, September 22 & … Continue reading Chris Griffis Memorial Test gets green light this weekend for Road to Indy action

Will Power reflects on an already unforgettable 2018 IndyCar season

For better or worse, 2018 will be a year to remember for Australian open-wheel veteran Will Power. After sweeping both races in the month of May at Indianapolis, Power had catapulted from a lowly 10th place standing in the points to 1st overall entering the Detroit Grand Prix.  Power left the Motor City with the … Continue reading Will Power reflects on an already unforgettable 2018 IndyCar season

Annual Chris Griffis Memorial Test set for September

Andersen Promotions, which oversees the entire Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires, confirmed today that the eighth annual Chris Griffis Memorial Open Test will take place at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Grand Prix road course on the weekend of September 22/23. The test is named in honor of Chris Griffis, a longtime member … Continue reading Annual Chris Griffis Memorial Test set for September

Phoenix departure from INDYCAR leaves 2019 schedule in limbo

Unfortunately the inevitable has finally occurred: IndyCar will not return to the Arizona desert in 2019 and race at ISM Raceway.  The announcement was first made public by Michael Knight and confirmed by the Verizon IndyCar Series later in the afternoon. In the official statement from IndyCar, it read as follows: “IndyCar has enjoyed its time … Continue reading Phoenix departure from INDYCAR leaves 2019 schedule in limbo

INDYCAR adjusts superspeedway aerodynamic tuning options

This afternoon INDYCAR, the sanctioning body of the Verizon IndyCar Series, announced that teams will have additional tuning options at their disposal for the August event at Pocono Raceway. Following an Indianapolis 500 that produced scorching-hot temperatures and less-than-favorable passing conditions, INDYCAR and Dallara have teamed up to offer a solution to the passing woes … Continue reading INDYCAR adjusts superspeedway aerodynamic tuning options

Jim Cornelison enjoying opportunity as “Back Home Again in Indiana” singer

By: Tanner Watkins June 13, 2018 | 10:47 AM Following the 2014 Indianapolis 500, fans of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing felt like they had said goodbye to an old friend. Jim Nabors had performed “Back Home Again in Indiana,” a pre-race staple before the ‘500, for the 36th and final time.  One of the … Continue reading Jim Cornelison enjoying opportunity as “Back Home Again in Indiana” singer

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