Pigot’s run a shot in the arm for Ed Carpenter Racing

Spencer Pigot

As Spencer Pigot finished runner-up in last weekend’s Iowa Corn 300, his Ed Carpenter Racing team enjoyed a hard-earned second podium of 2018. It has been a bit of a roller coaster ride for ECR this season.  With Pigot moving… Continue Reading

Hunter-Reay red hot entering Iowa summer clash

Ryan-Hunter Reay

With the presence of double points, doubleheader weekends and wild card races in the Verizon IndyCar Series, no points lead is safe until the final checkered flag in September. Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Hunter-Reay has made the most of those scenarios,… Continue Reading

Will Power laments up-and-down luck in 2018 championship hunt

Will Power

It has been quite the feast or famine season for Team Penske’s Will Power in 2018.  Aside from a rather large May feast, its been a bit more famine than the Australian driver would prefer. Despite becoming the first driver… Continue Reading

Sato just misses out on podium finish at Road America

Takuma Sato

While he wished for just one more position on Sunday, Takuma Sato will eventually be pleased with his 4th place finish at Road America. Following a hard-fought race at the historic Wisconsin circuit, the Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing driver slotted… Continue Reading

Sunday photo gallery from the KOHLER Grand Prix

While Josef Newgarden was dominating the field on Sunday at the KOHLER Grand Prix, Open-Wheels.com had contributor Zach Wenzel at Road America capturing some impressive photos.  Take a look at some of Zach’s favorite shots from race day and make… Continue Reading

Josef Newgarden wins American-led race at Road America

Josef Newgarden

Unofficial Results from the KOHLER Grand Prix Leading 53 laps of the 55-lap race, Josef Newgarden had a “phenomenal” car to make it to the top step of the podium in the KOHLER Grand Prix. “We have great race cars… Continue Reading

Dario Franchitti reminisces on first INDYCAR win 20 years ago

Dario Franchitti wins Road America 1998

In a career that spanned 16 seasons between CART (then Champ Car) and the Indy Racing League (now INDYCAR), Dario Franchitti is unmistakably one of the greats in American open-wheel racing’s history. The Scotland native notched 31 victories between the… Continue Reading

Indy 500 winner Power enjoys break before Road America challenge

Will Power

Glitz and glamour invariably come as part of the Indianapolis 500 winner’s package, but nobody markets the grueling media obligations and three races in two weekends that follow.  Take it from this year’s winner, Team Penske’s Will Power. Power, 37,… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1996 Texaco/Havoline 200

The Verizon IndyCar Series is back in action this weekend, with the series heading to Road America. The 4.048-mile, 14-turn road course in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin has produced several memorable moments since its debut in 1982. This week for IndyCar… Continue Reading