Leist continues rapid rise as quickest rookie qualifier in Indianapolis 500

Matheus Leist

Brazilian driver Matheus Leist is a unique blend of competitor in the Verizon IndyCar Series. The youngest pilot in IndyCar was born September 8, 1998 and has been alive for nearly as many Indianapolis 500’s as his A.J. Foyt Racing… Continue Reading

Kanaan comfortable in IndyCar’s new aero kit at Indianapolis

Tony Kanaan

For the first time in 14 years, Tony Kanaan didn’t take Turn One at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway flat out on his opening lap of practice this week while testing his new Dallara IR-18 Chevrolet.  But he could have. “My… Continue Reading

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… Continue Reading

Recap: First Practice at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

Practice 1 Results The Verizon IndyCar Series took to the track Friday afternoon, as a one-hour practice marked the first on-track time of the weekend at the 1.022-mile ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona. Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud was fastest in… Continue Reading

Recap: IndyCar First Practice at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Matheus Leist

First Practice Results from the 2018 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Good morning race fans!  The Verizon IndyCar Series season has finally commenced with first practice at this year’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg in the books. Each… Continue Reading

IndyCar Race Set-Up: Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg

Back in a familiar place, the Verizon IndyCar Series season is ready to kick off the 2018 slate with the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.  This year marks the 15th time that IndyCar has competed on the 1.8-mile, 14-turn… Continue Reading

Mazda Road to Indy “Beat the Pros” Challenge to Debut at St. Petersburg

PALMETTO, Fla. (March 6, 2018) – Fans attending the St. Petersburg Grand Prix this weekend will be given a unique opportunity to test their skills against some of the biggest names in the sport as well as rising stars in… Continue Reading

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 8 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Pietro Fittipaldi

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… Continue Reading

Social Media Round-Up: January 24-25 Sebring IndyCar Test

James Hinchcliffe at Sebring International Raceway

Excitement has been renewed as teams are back at the historical Florida racing facility, Sebring International Raceway, for a full day of testing activities ahead of the season opener in March.  With Sebring’s rough and tough surface, the track is… Continue Reading