IndyCar teams prepare for three days of testing at Indianapolis

Indy Testing

This week signifies the unofficial start of the 102nd Indianapolis 500 as team and driver combinations hit the track for three days of varying test sessions.  As March sessions were cancelled due to weather, the postponed dates occurring on Monday,… Continue Reading

Helio’s Return, Penske’s Dominance Highlight Barber Open Test

Practice 1 results; Practice 2 results; Combined practice results Despite being scheduled for just two version IndyCar Series races in 2018, Helio Castroneves remains an integral part of the IndyCar paddock. Castroneves served as Grand Marshal for the March 11… Continue Reading

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 10 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Daytime Session The fourth session of IndyCar preseason testing took place Saturday afternoon at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona. The three-hour test was led by Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing’s Takuma Sato, who posted a best one-lap speed of 189.728 MPH.… Continue Reading

INDYCAR Testing Notes: February 9 at ISM Raceway in Phoenix

Takuma Sato testing at ISM Raceway

The second day of IndyCar testing at ISM Raceway saw the full 23-car grid run laps in two sessions at the 1.022-mile track in Avondale, Arizona. The first three-hour session included Rahal Letterman Lanigan leading the way, as Takuma Sato… 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

IndyCar Round-Up for February 8, 2018

IndyCar at Phoenix, 2017

As teams settle in for this weekend’s “Prix View” test at the newly re-named ISM Raceway, it is finally time to transition from offseason to preseason!  The annual test in the desert has signaled the unofficial start of the season… Continue Reading

Social Media Round-Up: January 24-25 Sebring IndyCar Test

James Hinchcliffe at Sebring International Raceway

Excitement has been renewed as teams are back at the historical Florida racing facility, Sebring International Raceway, for a full day of testing activities ahead of the season opener in March.  With Sebring’s rough and tough surface, the track is… Continue Reading