IndyCar Flashback: 2012 Indianapolis 500

Each year, the Indianapolis 500 presents an interesting cross-section of past, present and future. The race’s history, dating back to 1911, is celebrated with the esteem of events like the Kentucky Derby and the Masters.

For this week’s IndyCar Flashback, we recall the 2012 Indianapolis 500, a race that exemplifies this cross-section more than almost any of recent times. Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2012 Indianapolis 500

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing being proactive with 2019 changes

While 2018 wasn’t a disastrous season by any means for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, the Brownsburg, Indiana-based team surely left Sonoma Raceway wishing for more at year’s end.  What the organization has done this offseason signals a continued commitment to climb the IndyCar Series ladder in 2019. Continue reading Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing being proactive with 2019 changes

Takuma Sato comes out on top in IndyCar return to Portland

In what is surely one of the wildest races of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season, Takuma Sato and his No. 30 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing team were the ones left standing at the end by winning in the series’ return to the Portland International Raceway. In the championship chase, Scott Dixon overcame a first-lap … Continue reading Takuma Sato comes out on top in IndyCar return to Portland

Alexander Rossi snatches pole for Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio

Qualifying Results In an impressive showing, Alexander Rossi claimed the Verizon P1 Award for Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 at Mid Ohio by edging championship contenders Will Power, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Josef Newgarden in a frantic “Fast Six” shootout. Rossi’s lap of 1m4.6802s was over two tenths quicker than Power (1m4.8939s) who was the next closest … Continue reading Alexander Rossi snatches pole for Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio

Bourdais paces hectic Honda Indy 200 first practice at Mid-Ohio

Practice times from Session One It wasn’t your typical Friday morning IndyCar practice at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course as three red flag periods plagued the 45-minute session.  In the end, it was Dale Coyne Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais pacing the field in his vibrant yellow and black SealMaster Honda. The practice started slow with only … Continue reading Bourdais paces hectic Honda Indy 200 first practice at Mid-Ohio

Sato sets the pace in third Honda Indy Toronto practice

Combined Practice Results While Scott Dixon stole the headlines for much of Friday’s on-track action, Takuma Sato was lurking in the shadows.  The Japanese product will be on everyone’s watch list moving forward as he set the weekend’s fastest lap while pacing the field in Saturday morning practice. Each driver in the 23-car field bested … Continue reading Sato sets the pace in third Honda Indy Toronto practice