Newgarden looks to sweep weekend with pole for second Detroit race

(Image: Joe Skibinski for IndyCar Media) DETROIT - The fun continues as surprises continue to pop up and hinder race activities here on Belle Isle. But that didn't stop yesterday's Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix winner, Team Penske's Josef Newgarden from nabbing P1 for this afternoon's race with a 1:14.8607, just a hair faster than Andretti … Continue reading Newgarden looks to sweep weekend with pole for second Detroit race

Rossi dominating Detroit GP weekend with pole for first race

Andretti Autosport's Alexander Rossi continues his impressive lead from yesterday's practices to take the pole for the first of the "Dual in Detroit" races here at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix. Rossi appears to still have the hunger leftover from Indy in his last competitive laps with Team Penske's Indy 500 Champion Simon Pagenaud and … Continue reading Rossi dominating Detroit GP weekend with pole for first race

Free Prix IndyCar Practice Results

(Image: Marcus Ericsson, for Schmidt-Peterson Motorsports takes off during this afternoon's Pit-Stop practice) The NTT IndyCar series completes their first two practices sessions of the weekend, preparing for tomorrow's qualifying and the 70-lap race. Andretti Autosport's Alexander Rossi, still running hungry from his battle with the current Indy 500 Champion Simon Pagenaud, remains at the … Continue reading Free Prix IndyCar Practice Results

Pagenaud is the 103rd Indianapolis 500 Champion

Penske wins again with Simon Pagenaud for the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500.

Go big or go home: It’s time for The Greatest Spectacle in Racing

INDIANAPOLIS - The thin line of bricks that lay neatly surrounded by the long blacktop hold more history than one may be able to imagine. Names like A.J. Foyt, Jimmy Clark, Johnny Rutherford and this year's celebrated Mario Andretti (who won this very race 50 years ago),  have each crossed this line after tackling the … Continue reading Go big or go home: It’s time for The Greatest Spectacle in Racing

The 12 Days of Formula E

T’was 12 days before the season, and all through the lands, Were enthusiastic and eager fans, They marked off their calendars, and patiently stared, For hopes their favorite racing season had neared, The Gen 2 cars were prepped and primed, Teams and drivers had already been timed, New gear galore, with team shirts and hats, … Continue reading The 12 Days of Formula E

Christmas karts for the kids! (and small adults like myself!)

  Okay racing fans and enthusiasts. I was keeping this post in my back pocket for the holiday season, seeing there are many of us looking for a fun gift to give this season, especially for our kids that we are secretly turning into racing nuts... You know you're one of them. A few months … Continue reading Christmas karts for the kids! (and small adults like myself!)

The Championship at Sonoma

Alas, it is the end of the IndyCar season. As us fans, drivers and race brace ourselves for the next few months without Indy, let's at least celebrate this past weekend. Because ... ... Simon Pagenaud won the Championship!!!! Many of us: 1) knew this would be the outcome and 2) were particularly stoked for the … Continue reading The Championship at Sonoma

Dual in Detroit, Day #1

Having watched a mix of Juan Pablo Montoya, Scott Dixon, Helio Castroneves and Simon Pagenaud in the top-3 today, it came as quite the surprise to see Sebastian Bourdais take the checkered with Conor Daly following. It was a well-deserved win considering the light on-and-off drizzle--a sign of unpredictable weather, which I'm sure was making teams rethink their race strategies … Continue reading Dual in Detroit, Day #1

Detroit GP Photo Recap

It's a beautiful weekend for racing at the 2016 Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix. Alexander Rossi (Honda, Andretti Herta) at Friday morning practice. Hinchcliffe with fans between practice and qualifying today. It's great to see him back. Rick Mears overseeing work on the cars in the Penske Indy garage. IMSA practice Friday afternoon (Pictured: … Continue reading Detroit GP Photo Recap