Hunter-Reay red hot entering Iowa summer clash

Ryan-Hunter Reay

With the presence of double points, doubleheader weekends and wild card races in the Verizon IndyCar Series, no points lead is safe until the final checkered flag in September. Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Hunter-Reay has made the most of those scenarios,… Continue Reading

Will Power laments up-and-down luck in 2018 championship hunt

Will Power

It has been quite the feast or famine season for Team Penske’s Will Power in 2018.  Aside from a rather large May feast, its been a bit more famine than the Australian driver would prefer. Despite becoming the first driver… Continue Reading

Josef Newgarden wins American-led race at Road America

Josef Newgarden

Unofficial Results from the KOHLER Grand Prix Leading 53 laps of the 55-lap race, Josef Newgarden had a “phenomenal” car to make it to the top step of the podium in the KOHLER Grand Prix. “We have great race cars… Continue Reading

Four miles means a lot can happen | INDYCAR final practice recap from Road America

Robert Wickens

As expected from his performance yesterday, Josef Newgarden took an early lead in Saturday’s practice session, although ultimately finished the session in twelfth position. The top of the charts was quickly claimed by Alexander Rossi, later joined by Ryan Hunter-Reay.… Continue Reading

Friday photo gallery from INDYCAR KOHLER Grand Prix

Scott Dixon

It was an exciting day of action as practice for Sunday’s KOHLER Grand Prix opened up at Road America.  Open-Wheels.com was lucky to have contributor Zach Wenzel on location to grab some action shots, and we are happy to share… Continue Reading

Newgarden again fastest in second Road America practice

Josef Newgarden

Combined Practice Results from Friday at Road America It was a repeat performance from Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden as the reigning IndyCar Series champion paced the field of 23 drivers in this afternoon’s practice from Road America. While Newgarden conceded… Continue Reading

Indy 500 winner Power enjoys break before Road America challenge

Will Power

Glitz and glamour invariably come as part of the Indianapolis 500 winner’s package, but nobody markets the grueling media obligations and three races in two weekends that follow.  Take it from this year’s winner, Team Penske’s Will Power. Power, 37,… Continue Reading

Newgarden excited to get back on track at Road America

Josef Newgarden

Despite a dreadful evening in the Lone Star State for Josef Newgarden in the most recent Verizon IndyCar Series race, the defending champion could not be in better spirits heading into this weekend’s event at Road America. While his prospects… Continue Reading

INDYCAR veterans holding off youth movement, for now

Will Power

Despite an infusion of young talent to IndyCar recently, the old guard isn’t ready to hand over their keys to the series just yet. While drivers such as Josef Newgarden, Alexander Rossi, Robert Wickens and Graham Rahal are leading IndyCar’s… Continue Reading