Mazda Road to Indy Update for January 2018

Mazda Road to Indy

With the new year underway and the first race weekend of the season approximately two months out, it is time for the latest Open-Wheels’ update of the Mazda Road to Indy ladder series.  Since we last recapped the offseason headlines… Continue Reading

USF2000 champion Askew uses Mazda support to ignite career

Oliver Askew wins the 2017 USF2000 Championship

The world of motor racing in 2017 is vastly different than the era in which legends like Mario Andretti, A.J. Foyt, Al Unser and Johnny Rutherford carved their place in the up-and-coming ranks. All too often in modern motorsport, the… Continue Reading

IndyCar Round-Up for December 15, 2017

Carlin Racing drivers Charlie Kimball and Max Chilton

There have been no shortage of headlines to comb through during this long IndyCar offseason.  From the announcement of Ed Jones joining Chip Ganassi Racing to Danica Patrick’s surprise Daytona 500/Indianapolis 500 double, to the latest in 2018 universal aero… Continue Reading

Ireland native Keith Donegan continues wild ride with MRTI Shootout victory

Keith Donegan wins the 2017 MRTI Shootout

While there were 17 drivers on hand this weekend for the 2017 Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship Shootout, only one of them was destined for victory in the tense, compelling and authentic competition.  For Keith Donegan, a driver from Dublin,… Continue Reading

2017 Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship Shootout Wrap-Up

Keith Donegan wins the 2017 Mazda Road to Indy Shootout

After a grueling two-day competition featuring 17 participants, 6 judges, 4 on-track practice sessions an a highly-scrutinized race, 20-year-old Keith Donegan was the driver to come out on top of the 2017 Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship Shootout.  As a… Continue Reading

Driver Spotlight: Jamie Thorburn

Continuing our feature of drivers competing in this weekend’s Mazda Road to Indy Shootout (December 9-10, Bondurant Racing School at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler Arizona), the next competitor we highlight is an exciting talent hailing from Scotland.… Continue Reading

Driver Spotlight: Spencer Brockman

Spencer Brockman

As the Mazda Road to Indy Shootout will be contested this weekend (December 9-10, Bondurant Racing School at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Arizona), Open-Wheels will provide some driver spotlight features that put faces with the names of… Continue Reading

Mazda Road to Indy Offseason Update for December 2017

Rinus VeeKay

Check out Open-Wheels’ recap of headlines for the first two months of the offseason, featuring Rinus VeeKay’s impressive showing at the Chris Griffis test as well as his signing with Juncos Racing, Pato O’Ward’s search for a ride for 2018… Continue Reading