INDYCAR Rookies complete orientation program at Indianapolis

As the calendar turned to May 1, it was time for the Indianapolis 500 rookies to take to the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval on Tuesday for the annual Rookie Orientation Program.  This comes after the Verizon IndyCar Series hosted a series-wide open test on Monday featuring 21 competitors. To kick off the day, news … Continue reading INDYCAR Rookies complete orientation program at Indianapolis

IndyCar Race Set-Up: Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

After a three-week break, the Verizon IndyCar Series returns with their first oval race of the season. The Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix will be the Verizon IndyCar Series’ third straight trip to the 1.022-mile oval in Avondale, Arizona. After competing their at least once a year from 1964 to 2005, IndyCar … Continue reading IndyCar Race Set-Up: Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

Juncos Racing extends rookie Rene Binder from four to six races in 2018

One half of the No. 32 Juncos Racing entry this season has strengthened his grip on the season this morning as it was announced that rookie Rene Binder would now take part in six Verizon IndyCar Series events in the 2018 calendar year.  This is an increase from the four races that were announced in … Continue reading Juncos Racing extends rookie Rene Binder from four to six races in 2018

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 8 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Yesterday, the Verizon IndyCar Series tested its new universal aero kit for the first time on an oval in 2018. The four-hour test session at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona was set for rookie orientation, though some veterans made cameo appearances to shake down team cars and test new technology. Leading the new crop of … Continue reading INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 8 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Rene Binder Added to Juncos Racing for Partial IndyCar Program

A surprise announcement came early Friday morning as one of IndyCar’s newest teams unveiled plans to expand their efforts for 2018. Rene Binder has been signed by Juncos Racing to compete in four races on the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series Schedule. Binder, 26, will get his first opportunity right out of the gate, making his … Continue reading Rene Binder Added to Juncos Racing for Partial IndyCar Program