Newgarden stunning pass to win Phoenix Saturday

Photo: Penske's Josef Newgarden standing on the start/finish line at ISM Raceway in Phoenix after his short-oval victory Saturday night. (Image by Chris Owens, via IndyCar Media) Another unpredictable night of racing for IndyCar at the Desert Diamond Phoenix Grand Prix this weekend at ISM Raceway. Saturday night was a highly-anticipated race and started with … Continue reading Newgarden stunning pass to win Phoenix Saturday

Short Revs, March 23, 2018

Jean-Eric Vergne embraces his win during the podium ceremonies at the CBMM Biobium Punta del Este E-Prix in Uruguay last weekend. Photo LAT/Formula E. FORMULA E Punta del Este Formula E ended the first half 2017 - 2018 season with a riveting performance in Punta del Este, Uruguay. Techeetah’s Jean-Eric Vergne nabbed his second win, … Continue reading Short Revs, March 23, 2018

Short Revs, February 9, 2018

A relatively quiet week in motorsports, as there are some big breaks in-between IMSA (next up Sebring) and Formula E (next up is Mexico City) races the last couple of weeks. Formula 1 is heating up, and IndyCar owns the media feeds with testing and media days in Phoenix. (Featured image: Scott Dixon with new … Continue reading Short Revs, February 9, 2018

First Oval Win and First Win of the Season for 2016 IndyCar Series Champ Pagenaud

Defending 2016 IndyCar Series Champion Simon Pagenaud survived the first oval of the year and won his very first oval race, as well as his first race of the 2017 season at the Desert Diamond Phoenix Grand Prix in Arizona. And although Robin Miller may have had something going with the race possibly being a rendition … Continue reading First Oval Win and First Win of the Season for 2016 IndyCar Series Champ Pagenaud

Castroneves Gets the Pole (And a Fancy Watch For His 20 Years) in Phoenix

Thursday night, IndyCar threw a wonderful celebration of Tony Kanaan and Helio Castroneves's 20 years with IndyCar, complete with digs at the two drivers and a beautiful, customized watch gift from Tag Heuer. Castroneves then gave himself a little extra present Friday with the fastest average lap of qualifying at 194.905 MPH, giving him the pole … Continue reading Castroneves Gets the Pole (And a Fancy Watch For His 20 Years) in Phoenix