Leist continues rapid rise as quickest rookie qualifier in Indianapolis 500

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 teammate Tony Kanaan has participated in. Leist’s meteoric rise has included stops in Formula 3 … Continue reading Leist continues rapid rise as quickest rookie qualifier in Indianapolis 500

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

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 the strategies for many teams. More than a handful of Verizon IndyCar Series crews spent … Continue reading Today at the Indianapolis 500: Friday, May 18, 2018 Practice

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 time early in the seven-hour session to complete her veteran refresher program. Here’s a recap … Continue reading Indianapolis 500 Practice Recap for Wednesday, May 16, 2018

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 the session,with a best speed of 182.375 MPH. the 2017 race winner was followed on … Continue reading Recap: First Practice at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix