Scott Dixon Races to 5th Championship as Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins in Sonoma

Grand Prix of Sonoma Results SONOMA, Calif. – The Verizon IndyCar Series season finale wrapped up in Sonoma with Scott Dixon carrying a 29 point lead over Alexander Rossi. Ryan Hunter-Reay, Rossi’s teammate, would start from pole with Dixon lining up alongside him. Row 2 saw Josef Newgarden starting alongside Marco Andretti while rookie Patricio … Continue reading Scott Dixon Races to 5th Championship as Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins in Sonoma

IndyCar prepares for Sunday sendoff with Sonoma, Verizon

For Sunday’s IndyCar championship finale, all eyes will be locked on the likes of Scott Dixon and Alexander Rossi as a season-long battle reaches its climactic crescendo.  The focus will be pointed to on-track racing action, as it should be. But when the dust settles this afternoon, the IndyCar Series will see Sonoma Raceway and … Continue reading IndyCar prepares for Sunday sendoff with Sonoma, Verizon

Pato O’Ward rapidly acclimating to IndyCar life in Sonoma debut

They say life comes at you fast, and being a rookie in the Verizon IndyCar Series is no different (we will hold the ‘football field a second’ reference, just this time). For recently-crowned Indy Lights champion Pato O’Ward, a budding open-wheel career is getting a shot in the arm this weekend at Sonoma Raceway. O’Ward … Continue reading Pato O’Ward rapidly acclimating to IndyCar life in Sonoma debut

Regardless of championship result, 2018 a year of success for Rossi

While a championship is still in reach for Alexander Rossi entering this weekend’s season finale at Sonoma Raceway, the result on Sunday will pale in comparison to immense strides made by the 26-year-old American driver in 2018. In March we saw publications across the country tout Rossi as IndyCar’s newest title contender, the former Formula … Continue reading Regardless of championship result, 2018 a year of success for Rossi

IndyCar Flashback: 2015 GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma

On Sunday, the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season draws to a close. With just the Grand Prix of Sonoma remaining, Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon leads Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi by 29 points. Team Penske drivers Will Power and Josef Newgarden are 87 points behind Dixon. Each of the four drivers remains mathematically eligible for … Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2015 GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma

Carlos Munoz lands Schmidt Peterson seat for final two races of 2018

In an announcement released by Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, veteran driver Carlos Munoz will pilot the No. 6 Lucas Oil Honda in both this weekend’s Grand Prix of Portland at the Portland International Raceway and the season finale at Sonoma Raceway.  The news comes as one more domino from Robert Wickens’ vicious accident at Pocono Raceway … Continue reading Carlos Munoz lands Schmidt Peterson seat for final two races of 2018