Leist continues rapid rise as quickest rookie qualifier in Indianapolis 500

Matheus Leist

Brazilian driver Matheus Leist is a unique blend of competitor in the Verizon IndyCar Series. The youngest pilot in IndyCar was born September 8, 1998 and has been alive for nearly as many Indianapolis 500’s as his A.J. Foyt Racing… Continue Reading

Ed Carpenter wins pole for 102nd Indianapolis 500

Ed Carpenter

Full Qualifying Results from Pole Day The suspense and drama of qualifications was back at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend as Pole Day matched the electricity of Bump Day at the historic 2.5-mile oval. An impressive crowd filled many… Continue Reading

Today at the Indianapolis 500: Friday, May 18, 2018 Practice

Practice for the Indianapolis 500

Another eventful day at the 102nd Indianapolis 500 is on tap as INDYCAR unleashes qualifying boost for teams to use on Fast Friday in preparation for this weekend’s two-day qualification session.  Impending weather in the forecast today has already changed… Continue Reading

Indianapolis 500 Practice Recap for Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Today, all 35 cars recorded times at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. After not practicing yesterday, A.J. Foyt Racing’s rookie Matheus Leist made it out on to the track. Dale Coyne Racing’s Pippa Mann was also able to get enough track… Continue Reading

Kanaan comfortable in IndyCar’s new aero kit at Indianapolis

Tony Kanaan

For the first time in 14 years, Tony Kanaan didn’t take Turn One at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway flat out on his opening lap of practice this week while testing his new Dallara IR-18 Chevrolet.  But he could have. “My… Continue Reading

Recap: Kanaan Leads IMS Open Test Sessions

Session 1 results; Session 2 results; Combined results Today, the Verizon IndyCar Series returned to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. After more than a month-long postponement due to inclement weather, a three-day testing period kicked off on Monday. First on the… Continue Reading

Recap: First Practice at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

Practice 1 Results The Verizon IndyCar Series took to the track Friday afternoon, as a one-hour practice marked the first on-track time of the weekend at the 1.022-mile ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona. Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud was fastest in… Continue Reading

Recap: IndyCar First Practice at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Matheus Leist

First Practice Results from the 2018 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Good morning race fans!  The Verizon IndyCar Series season has finally commenced with first practice at this year’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg in the books. Each… 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

IndyCar Flashback: 2005 Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Dan Wheldon wins the 2005 IRL race at St. Petersburg

For this week’s IndyCar Flashback, we take you back to 2005 and the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, a race that began as a trailblazing event for the Indy Racing League, but ended in a historic finish and the winner… Continue Reading