The remainder of the Verizon IndyCar Series Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama has been postponed to Monday due to untenable track conditions caused by persistent heavy rain, wind and darkness. Josef Newgarden has led all 22 laps. The race will resume at noon ET/11 a.m. CT (pre-race at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN). The race […]

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Josef Newgarden edged teammate Will Power by a mere 0.0128s to claim the pole for Sunday’s Verizon IndyCar Series Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, continuing Team Penske’s qualifying dominance at the track with eight poles in nine attempts. “Tim [Cindric] was telling me when I came in what the lap time was,” said Newgarden, […]

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Alexander Rossi will start tomorrow’s Verizon IndyCar Series race at Long Beach from pole position after a commanding performance in qualifying. Rossi’s 1m06.5528s was 0.3526s quicker than nearest threat Will Power – a larger gap than that covering the entire remaining Fast Six. His car speed was supplemented by some aggressive gamesmanship in pitlane to […]

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He mastered the treachery of Langhorne, nearly suffocated at Riverside, got burned badly at Milwaukee, survived a blood clot in Michigan and came back from devastating foot and knee injuries at Road America. But A.J. Foyt’s great escapes in race cars almost seem tame compared to his battles with killer bees. The first four-time Indy […]

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Alexander Rossi went for it, Robert Wickens got punted out of the lead and Sebastian Bourdais scored another unlikely victory at St. Pete in one of the craziest IndyCar season openers in recent memory Sunday afternoon. Wickens, the rookie pole-sitter who led 69 of the 110 laps and drove flawlessly for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, was […]

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Scott Dixon will carry PNC Bank’s colors this year after the Pittsburgh company was confirmed as the new primary sponsor on Chip Ganassi Racing’s No. 9 IndyCar. “As a Pittsburgh native, PNC was a trusted brand I grew up with,” said team owner Chip Ganassi. “I opened up my first account as a teenager, and […]

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Danica Patrick expects that it will take some time for her to readjust to open-wheelers when she returns to the Indy 500 next year. Patrick made 115 IndyCar starts including seven Indy 500 appearances before moving across to NASCAR full-time at the end of the 2011 season (pictured). On the eve of her final start […]

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Scott Dixon looked on with pride as countryman Brendon Hartley impressed on his Formula 1 debut with Scuderia Toro Rosso at Circuit of The Americas. The New Zealander, a four-time Verizon IndyCar Series champion and winner of the 2008 Indy 500, has long served as an inspiration to younger Kiwis who’ve followed in his international […]

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Smart strategy helped Simon Pagenaud to back-to-back wins at Sonoma on Sunday, but even his victory was not enough to stop Penske teammate Josef Newgarden from securing the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series drivers’ championship. Pagenaud, who started from third, lost a place to Helio Castroneves on the opening lap, and then showed his hand when […]

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New Zealand’s Brendon Hartley is expected to become Chip Ganassi Racing’s newest IndyCar driver. The 27-year-old Kiwi would replace the outgoing Tony Kanaan in the No. 10 Honda to form an all-Kiwi lineup with four-time champion Scott Dixon. Current CGR drivers Max Chilton and Charlie Kimball are unlikely to be retained as the team ponders […]

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