Remembering the closing stages of Dan Wheldon’s 2011 Indianapolis 500 win

The 2011 Indianapolis 500 was a special event in motor racing with a highly anticipated build-up and a finish that somehow topped the pre-race hype.  A few months later, the race took on greater meaning when its victor passed away at a racetrack just over 1,800 miles from his final triumph. Continue reading Remembering the closing stages of Dan Wheldon’s 2011 Indianapolis 500 win

Spencer Pigot to return as Ed Carpenter Racing driver in 2019

In feel-good announcements this afternoon, Ed Carpenter Racing confirmed that Spencer Pigot will continue as the team’s full-time driver in the No. 21 Chevrolet for the 2019 season. Pigot, who turns 25 on September 29, is 13th in the Verizon IndyCar Series championship.  In 2018 he picked up his first career podium by finishing runner-up … Continue reading Spencer Pigot to return as Ed Carpenter Racing driver in 2019

Karam, Reinbold share unique bond in search for future plans

While results in the past few Indianapolis 500 Mile Races aren’t indicative of his team’s pace, Sage Karam believes there is a lot left to accomplished between the Nazareth, Pennsylvania native and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing. Taking in afternoon practice as an observer at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday, Karam watched longingly as his Verizon … Continue reading Karam, Reinbold share unique bond in search for future plans

Today at the Indianapolis 500: Friday, May 18, 2018 Practice

Another eventful day at the 102nd Indianapolis 500 is on tap as INDYCAR unleashes qualifying boost for teams to use on Fast Friday in preparation for this weekend’s two-day qualification session.  Impending weather in the forecast today has already changed the strategies for many teams. More than a handful of Verizon IndyCar Series crews spent … Continue reading Today at the Indianapolis 500: Friday, May 18, 2018 Practice

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

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 on May 27.  It is the first time in six years that Dreyer & Reinbold … Continue reading J.R. Hildebrand and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing officially announce Indy 500 entry