Foster On Verge Of Clinching Indy Lights Scholarship

PALMETTO, Fla. – This year’s Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires, the middle step on the highly acclaimed Road to Indy open-wheel driver development program, will reach its culmination this weekend with the Cooper Tires Indy Pro ...

TurnOnGreen To Sponsor Paretta Autosport Entry No. 16

SAN JOSE, Calif. — TurnOnGreen, Inc., a green energy technology and power supply company, will be the primary sponsor of the No. 16 Paretta Autosport Dallara Chevrolet for the upcoming Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey on Sept. 9-11. The ...

Malukas: ‘I’m Through The Roof’

MADISON, Ill. — David Malukas’ performance in last Saturday night’s Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at World Wide Technology Raceway thrust the rookie driver into the IndyCar spotlight. The 20-year-old driver from Chicago had shown promise at times this season for ...

Andretti Global To Build Headquarters In Fishers, Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — Andretti Global, the parent company of Andretti Autosport, has chosen Fishers, Indiana, to be the future home of its universal motorsports headquarters. The team intends to build a 575,000 square-foot facility that will occupy approximately 90-acres alongside ...

Newgarden Wins Rain Delayed IndyCar Race At Gateway

MADISON, Illinois – Roger Penske may own the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but his driver, Josef Newgarden, owns World Wide Technology Raceway, at least on the race track.   Newgarden’s Chevrolet came to life after a 2-hour-and-nine-minute red flag because of ...

De Alba Dominates On The Oval For Jay Howard

MADISON, Ill. – Salvador De Alba drove to an accomplished victory in this afternoon’s VP Racing Fuels Oval Challenge of St. Louis at World Wide Technology Raceway. It was his second win of the season for the Jay Howard ...

Late Pass Pushes Brabham Past Lundqvist for WWTR Victory

MADISON, Ill.  – Matthew Brabham learned his lessons from gutting disappointment last month at Iowa Speedway, driving past series leader and pole sitter Linus Lundqvist to win the Indy Lights race Saturday at World Wide Technology Raceway. Australian-American Brabham ...

IndyCar Starting Time Moved Up Due To Rain Threat

MADISON, Ill. — The starting time for Saturday’s Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at World Wide Technology Raceway has been moved up 30 minutes because of the threat of potential rain. The race will now start just past 6:00 p.m. ...

Graham Rahal Tops Final IndyCar Practice At Gateway

MADISON, Illinois – Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson spun his No. 48 Carvana/American Legion Honda entering pit lane with three minutes remaining in Friday night’s final practice session. Johnson’s car did not hit anything, but it brought ...

Series Leader Lundqvist Rockets To Pole At WWTR

MADISON, Ill.  – Linus Lundqvist’s car bobbled in the first turn of his two-lap qualifying run Friday afternoon at World Wide Technology Raceway, yet he still managed to win his sixth pole position of the 2022 Indy Lights Presented ...

Will Power ties Mario Andretti With IndyCar Pole No. 67

MADISON, Illinois – Another “Mario Andretti Milestone” has fallen in less than two weeks. Team Penske driver Will Power scored a record-tying 67th career IndyCar Series pole Friday at World Wide Technology Raceway for the Bommarito Automotive Group 500.On ...

Castroneves Re-Signs With Meyer Shank Racing For 2023

MADISON, Ill. — The fact that four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves has re-signed with Meyer-Shank Racing is not a surprise. Team owner Michael Shank told SPEED SPORT on June 21 that an agreement was in place and a ...

Power Sets Fastest Lap In First Practice At WWT Raceway

MADISON, Ill. — Six drivers surpassed the 180-mph barrier around the 1.25-mile World Wide Technology Raceway in Friday’s first practice session for Sunday’s World Bommarito Automotive Group 500. Team Penske’s Will Power was the fastest driver with a lap ...

Grosjean & Andretti Autosport Docked 9 Positions

MADISON, Ill. – Romain Grosjean’s No. 28 Honda at Andretti Autosport has been docked nine positions for an unapproved engine change after the Aug. 7 Big Machine Music City Grand Prix at Nashville. The team was in violation of: Rule 16.2.3.2: ...

Blazing The Road To Indy

As Billy Frazer stepped out of his truck, his eyes confirmed what his nose was telling him. The truck’s brakes were on fire. Quick thinking by Frazer and his father, Jim, led the pair to the fire extinguisher in ...

Foster Marches On As Indy Pro 2000 Heads To St. Louis

PALMETTO, Fla. – The Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires is reaching toward its climax. Only two event weekends and a total of four races remain before the series champion will clinch a scholarship award valued at ...

Nine Drivers To Test High Groove At WWTR

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — As SPEED SPORT first reported Monday morning, a voluntary 30-minute high groove practice session has been added to Friday’s INDYCAR practice for Saturday’s Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at World Wide Technology Raceway. IndyCar released the time ...

Lundgaard Signs Multi-Year Extension With RLL

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – In his rookie season with Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, Christian Lundgaard has become IndyCar’s “Great Dane.” Hot off a dramatically improved performance for the past 1-1/2 months, the 21-year-old has been rewarded with a long-term contract ...

High Line Practice At WWTR In Place For IndyCar

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — An extra high line practice session for the NTT IndyCar Series has been added to Friday’s schedule for the Bommarito Automotive Group 500, according to World Wide Technology Raceway Executive Vice President and General Manager Chris ...

Bommarito Joins Kirkwood As Sponsor At Gateway

It’s “Bommarito to the rescue” for A.J. Foyt Racing at World Wide Technology Raceway on August 20. The Bommarito Automotive Group, Missouri’s No. 1 automotive group, has signed as the primary sponsor of A.J. Foyt Racing’s No. 14 Chevrolet ...

Dixon Reaches No. 2 On All-Time IndyCar Wins List

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Another wild weekend in Nashville for the NTT IndyCar Series culminated with an historic moment as Scott Dixon, the six-time NTT IndyCar Series champion, scored his 53rd career IndyCar win in Sunday’s Big Machine Music City ...

Lundqvist Dominates Nashville For 5th Indy Lights Win

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Linus Lundqvist proved why he is the class of the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires field this season, leading all 35 laps from pole Sunday to win the Indy Lights Music City Grand Prix on ...

Fifth Third Bank Extends Rahal Sponsorship Through 2025

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – As Fifth Third Bank Greater Indiana Regional President Mike Ash calls it an “expansion,” sponsor Fifth Third Bank has agreed to continue its relationship with the team through the 2025 NTT IndyCar Series season. The new ...

Dixon Leads Morning Warmup In Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Scott Dixon of Chip Ganassi Racing was the fastest driver in Sunday morning’s warmup for the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix. Dixon’s best lap in the No. 9 PNC Bank Honda was 1:15.6050 around the ...

Lundqvist To Start From Pole After Nashville Qualifying Canceled

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Linus Lundqvist moved one step closer to his first Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires championship on Saturday when he was awarded the pole for the Indy Lights Music City Grand Prix. This came after the ...

McLaughlin Races Into ‘Fast Six’ In Music City

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Scott McLaughlin won his second-career NTT P1 Award with a dramatic fast lap in the closing 10 seconds of Saturday’s Firestone “Fast Six” for Sunday’s Big Machine Music City Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series race. With ...

IndyCar Qualifications On Hold Due To Lightning

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Saturday’s qualifications for the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix for the NTT IndyCar Series are on hold because of lightning in the area. Fans have been asked to exit the grandstands and seek shelter immediately. Shelter ...

Team Penske Dominates Second Practice In Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A trio of Team Penske Chevrolets set the pace in Saturday morning’s practice session for Sunday’s Big Machine Music City Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series race. Scott McLaughlin of Team Penske was the fastest at 1:15.4609 ...

Lundgaard Paces Opening Nashville Practice

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Rookie driver Christian Lundgaard has suddenly hit his stride in the NTT IndyCar Series. After finishing second in last Saturday’s Gallagher Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the driver form Denmark was the fastest driver ...

Pedersen Dominates First Practice at Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Benjamin Pedersen led the opening practice for the Indy Lights Music City Grand Prix on Friday as the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires championship prepares to race on the streets of Nashville for the first ...

Ed Carpenter Racing, Rinus VeeKay Reach Multi-Year Extension

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Ed Carpenter Racing announced Thursday that Rinus VeeKay will remain the driver of the No. 21 Chevrolet for the 2023 IndyCar Series season and beyond as part of a multi-year agreement. The 21-year-old joined ECR prior ...

Rossi’s Winning Team Fined And Penalized By IndyCar

MOORESVILLE, North Carolina — The winning team and driver from Saturday’s Gallagher Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series race has been fined and penalized by IndyCar. The penalties were announced Wednesday at 4:35 p.m. (EST). According to IndyCar: The series ...

Paretta Lands Acumatica Sponsor For Nashville

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Acumatica will be the primary sponsor for Simona De Silvestro and the No. 16 Paretta Autosport entry in this weekend’s Big Machine Music City Grand Prix in Nashville, Tenn. Paretta Autosport’s No. 16 Dallara Acumatica Chevrolet ...

VRD Teammates Johnson, De Tullio Score USF Junior Victories

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – The battle for the inaugural USF Juniors Presented by Cooper Tires championship is heating up.   Two more exciting races on Sunday rounded out the Fleet Farm Grand Prix of Road America, with VRD Racing teammates ...

Corry Wins As VRD Sweeps USF Juniors Podium

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – A thrilling climax to the first of three races that will comprise this weekend’s Fleet Farm Grand Prix of Road America saw Sam Corry edge out VRD Racing teammate Alessandro De Tullio by the slimmest of ...

Rossi Breaks 3-Year Drought, Wins At Indy

INDIANAPOLIS – After three years and 49 races which spanned 1,133 days, Alexander Rossi of Andretti Autosport can finally celebrate a victory in the NTT IndyCar Series.   Rossi scored his eighth career IndyCar win in Saturday’s Gallagher Grand Prix at ...

Newgarden Quickest In Saturday Warmup

INDIANAPOLIS — After passing a medical examination on Thursday and following Friday’s practice session, Josef Newgarden’s “all-clear” status has extended onto the race course. The Team Penske driver was the fastest in Saturday morning’s IndyCar warm-up session for Saturday’s ...

Randy Edeker To Retire As Hy-Vee CEO

INDIANAPOLIS – Randy Edeker, the man who saved Iowa Speedway and was responsible for making last weekend’s IndyCar race so successful, is retiring as the CEO of Hy-Vee. He will leave his position in October but will remain as ...

Rosenqvist Takes Pole For Gallagher GP

INDIANAPOLIS — Felix Rosenqvist of Arrow McLaren Racing continued his drive to remain in IndyCar by winning the pole Friday for Saturday’s Gallagher Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Rosenqvist claimed his third career pole with a fast ...

Exclusive Autosport Joins USF Juniors For 2023

BROWNSBURG, Ind. — Exclusive Autosport is pleased to announce that they will be joining the USF Juniors Presented by Cooper Tires series in 2023 with the goal of entering three cars in the program. This new USF Juniors effort ...

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