J.R. Hildebrand and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing officially announce Indy 500 entry

One of the worst-kept secrets in the INDYCAR paddock was put to rest today when Dreyer & Reinbold Racing officially announced that veteran driver J.R. Hildebrand would join the team and run its second car at the 102nd Indianapolis 500 on May 27.  It is the first time in six years that Dreyer & Reinbold … Continue reading J.R. Hildebrand and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing officially announce Indy 500 entry

Fresh Tires Propel Newgarden to First 2018 Victory

Results: 2018 Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix A race that began with several question marks ended with a familiar result. Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden used fresh tires to overhaul rookie Robert Wickens and win the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix at ISM Raceway. Newgarden’s win is the eighth of … Continue reading Fresh Tires Propel Newgarden to First 2018 Victory

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

Final Practice Results The Verizon IndyCar Series closed out a busy day on track with a one-hour practice session under the lights at ISM Raceway on Friday night. Carlin Racing’s Charlie Kimball, who will roll off 22nd tomorrow night, paced the field with a best lap of 179.797 MPH. Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon finished … Continue reading Recap: Final Practice at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

Recap: Qualifying at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix

Qualifying Results Sebastien Bourdais won the Verizon P1 Award for Saturday night’s Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix. The Dale Coyne Racing with Vasser Sullivan driver recorded a two-lap average of 188.539 MPH around the 1.022-mile oval. The previous best start at ISM Raceway for the St. Petersburg winner was 10th last year. … Continue reading Recap: Qualifying at Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix