Ferrucci poised for INDYCAR debut in place of Fittipaldi at Detroit

Santino Ferrucci

While Dale Coyne Racing’s Pietro Fittipaldi continues to recover from leg fractures sustained in a May accident at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Formula 1 reserve driver Santino Ferrucci will make his Verizon IndyCar Series debut this weekend in place of… Continue Reading

Zachary Claman de Melo announced as Fittipaldi replacement for Coyne in Indy 500

Zachary Claman de Melo

Dale Coyne Racing has announced their replacement for the injured rookie Pietro Fittipaldi and his Indianapolis 500 seat, assigning fellow rookie Zachary Claman de Melo to drive the No. 19 Honda for the May 27 race. In four starts this… Continue Reading

INDYCAR rookie Pietro Fittipaldi involved in serious accident at Spa-Francorchamps

Pietro Fittipaldi

Brazilian rookie driver Pietro Fittipaldi was scheduled to compete in this month’s 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 for Dale Coyne Racing, driving the No. 19 Paysafe Honda and continuing a family legacy left by his grandfather, Emerson Fittipaldi. After… 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

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… Continue Reading

Fantasy IndyCar Preview: Phoenix

Ed Carpenter

I love IndyCar, but that break between the opening race at St. Pete and this weekend at Phoenix was just too long! Okay, maybe I’m being greedy. Nonetheless, it’s race weekend at the newly named ISM Raceway, and I think… 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

Multiple INDYCAR teams cash in on sponsorship agreements

Graham Rahal's 2018 United Rentals car

In a banner week for INDYCAR teams and their respective partnerships, the series continues with positive momentum as many organizations announced new sponsorship agreements. Announced in the last week, drivers from Andretti Autosport, Chip Ganassi Racing, Dale Coyne Racing and… Continue Reading

Claman de Melo, Fittipaldi Stake Claim for Vacant Coyne Seat

Pietro Fittipaldi tests an IndyCar for Dale Coyne Racing

With months of reshuffling among teams in the Verizon IndyCar Series behind us and less than 50 days before the 2018 season opener in St. Petersburg, one big question mark remains: who will occupy the second Dale Coyne Racing entry?… Continue Reading