McLaren CEO Zak Brown believes the 2021 Arrow McLaren SP line-up of Pato O'Ward and Felix Rosenqvist holds a "superstar" status, and that the team hit its targets for 2020
Team Penske will mentor a new entry in the IndyCar ladder series that will be owned by a Black businessman as part of a new ''Race for Equality & Change'' initiative. Force Indy will compete in the USF2000 Series, which is part of the ''Road to Indy'' system that leads to IndyCar scholarship opportunities. The team is owned by Rod Reid, who runs the NXG Youth Motorsports program that has introduced karting at Indianapolis Motor Speedway to more than 2,300 underprivileged racers.
Ed Carpenter says he's focused on retaining Conor Daly and the U.S. Air Force sponsorship for 2021 rather than chasing a Formula 1 star
Tony Kanaan says that his return to Chip Ganassi Racing's IndyCar team adds pressure to win, but that it is a "great problem to have"
Tony Kanaan will have another chance for a proper IndyCar farewell tour with a two-year deal to partner with Jimmie Johnson at Chip Ganassi Racing. Kanaan will compete in the four oval events on IndyCar's 2021 schedule that Johnson does not plan to run. The seven-time NASCAR champion signed on for the road and street course events, and Ganassi announced Monday that Kanaan will complete the season in the No. 48 Honda.
Three-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves will join the Meyer Shank Racing team for a part-time season in the 2021 IndyCar Series
Ryan Hunter-Reay, the 2012 IndyCar champion and 2014 Indy 500 winner, will soon be confirmed as remaining with Andretti Autosport next season, Autosport understands