IndyCar will use an ”Aeroscreen” developed by Red Bull Advanced Technologies for cockpit protection beginning next season. Justin Wilson died in 2015 when a piece of debris struck his helmet during a race at Pocono. ”IndyCar has always been on the forefront of driver safety
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Patricio O’Ward is the third driver to crash during practice for the Indianapolis 500 and the Mexican rookie narrowly avoided flipping his car. Fernando Alonso and Felix Rosenqvist both crashed in practice this week and both went to backup cars. Rosenqvist was ready to go when Indianapolis Motor
McLaren had another miserable day preparing for the Indianapolis 500 as the team worked tirelessly in a failed effort to get Fernando Alonso on the track Thursday for practice. Alonso crashed early Wednesday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and McLaren …
Roger Penske expects Helio Castroneves to race in next year’s Indianapolis 500. The most successful IndyCar team owner in history told The Associated Press on Wednesday that when the three-time race winner made the full-time switch to sports cars last year, he made a three-year commitment to bring
Mike Harding grew up an avid Indianapolis 500 fan and smartly used the iconic event to grow his business. Harding signed rookie Colton Herta this year and in March the team won in Austin, Texas, mere days before Herta’s 19th birthday. The youngest winner in IndyCar history has been strong in every
McLaren’s return to the Indianapolis 500 was slowed at first by electrical problems. When Fernando Alonso finally got his car up to speed, he hit three walls at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and significantly damaged the celebrated bright orange machine. Mechanics labored Wednesday in the buttoned-down
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kelly Clarkson will sing the national anthem at this year’s Indianapolis 500.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power and Simon Pagenaud put Team Penske atop the speed chart on the first day of practice for the Indianapolis 500 and immediately parked their Chevrolets.
Simon Pagenaud passed five-time series champ Scott Dixon on the second-to-last lap Sunday and pulled away for his third IndyCar Grand Prix victory as rooster tails from the wet track flew behind him as he crossed the famed yard of bricks. Dixon led mo…
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — American Colton Herta posted the fastest lap in the final warmup session for Saturday’s IndyCar Grand Prix.
Felix Rosenqvist was fast enough Friday to qualify ahead of teammate Scott Dixon. The Swedish rookie was even good enough to break up Team Penske’s dominance at the IndyCar Grand Prix. If he does it again Saturday, the 22-year-old Rosenqvist could throw quite a party.
All Colton Herta wanted to do after crashing at Long Beach was race. All he did over the next 3+ weeks was test for two days in Indianapolis. Twenty-four days after competing in California, Herta and the other series regulars eagerly jumped back into…
James Hinchcliffe may always remember how he spent race week in Indianapolis last year. ”Qualifying for a 500-mile race isn’t the most important thing but, obviously, you have to make the show,” he said Thursday with a chuckle. The fate of Hinchcliffe, a national spokesman for
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Television star Justin Hartley will be the honorary starter for Saturday afternoon’s IndyCar Grand Prix.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two-time Stanley Cup champion goaltender Corey Crawford will drive the pace car for Saturday’s IndyCar Grand Prix.