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

Indy Lights drivers Patricio O’Ward and Colton Herta join Harding Racing for Sonoma finale

This morning the popular Indianapolis-based Harding Racing announced that the top two finishers in this year’s Indy Lights championship will pilot their cars in a two-car effort at the Grand Prix of Sonoma. Series champion Patricio O’Ward will drive the No. 8 Chevrolet while championship runner-up Colton Herta will slide into the No. 88 machine, … Continue reading Indy Lights drivers Patricio O’Ward and Colton Herta join Harding Racing for Sonoma finale

Pato O’Ward clinches Indy Lights championship with win at Portland

Patricio O’Ward, from Monterey, Mexico, concluded a topsy-turvy day at Portland International Raceway by claiming a well-earned victory for Andretti Autosport in this afternoon’s Cooper Tires Indy Lights Grand Prix of Portland Powered by Mazda. It was enough to clinch this year’s Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tire title – and a scholarship valued at … Continue reading Pato O’Ward clinches Indy Lights championship with win at Portland

Ryan Norman duels Colton Herta for first Indy Lights win

This afternoon’s Mazda St. Louis Indy Lights Oval Challenge Presented by Cooper Tires at Gateway Motorsports Park might have attracted only seven starters, but it provided a thrilling 75-lap race as Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Norman came from behind to claim a magnificent first-ever Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires victory over Andretti-Steinbrenner Racing stablemate Colton … Continue reading Ryan Norman duels Colton Herta for first Indy Lights win

2019 Road to Indy spring training to kick off March 2-4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway

The 2019 Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires open-wheel driver development program will kick off another exciting season of racing for all three levels as Andersen Promotions today confirmed that the traditional Spring Training Open Test will return to Homestead-Miami Speedway, in Homestead, Fla., on March 2-4, 2019. The proven ladder system, which offers … Continue reading 2019 Road to Indy spring training to kick off March 2-4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway

Mazda announces departure from “Road to Indy” program

In a blindsiding move, Mazda Motorsports announced today that it would end a nine-year partnership with the Road to Indy development series.  The final weekend of competition for the Road to Indy under the Mazda banner will be Labor Day weekend during IndyCar’s return to Portland International Raceway.  Each rung on the MRTI ladder – … Continue reading Mazda announces departure from “Road to Indy” program