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

WATKINS: ‘W Series’ fails to represent the voice it should value most – women

Pippa Mann

Today the motorsports industry was greeted with a brand new racing competition that will feature only female drivers.  Forty years ago this could have been a celebrated venture by creating another opportunity for women to race professionally, but today, the… 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

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

Bourdais paces opening practice at Portland GP

Sebastien Bourdais

First Practice Results Picking up where he left off back in 2007, Dale Coyne Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais was quickest in Friday morning’s practice at Portland International Raceway. With a best lap of 57.3975s, Bourdais just barely edged fellow Honda driver… Continue Reading

Power leads Penske 1-2 in ABC Supply 500 Qualifying

Two-time defending ABC Supply 500 winner Will Power put himself in prime position for a third after qualifying on pole for Sunday’s race at Pocono Raceway. Power took his No.12 Verizon Team Penske Chevy to a two-lap average of 219.511… Continue Reading