Scott Dixon went around Michael Andretti, took the Verizon IndyCar series points lead and gave notice Saturday night that the championship is going to go through him. Starting seventh, Dixon protected his tires, saved fuel and dominated the second half of the DXC Technology 600 at Texas Motor Speedway. The 37-year-old veteran took the lead […]

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Scott Dixon won his second consecutive IndyCar Series race to quickly break a tie for the third-most career wins in open-wheel racing. Dixon led 119 of 248 laps at Texas on Saturday night for his 43rd career victory. A week ago at Detroit, he won to match Michael Andretti’s 42 wins. Dixon trails only A.J. Foyt’s 67 wins […]

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McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown describes the chances of his team entering the IndyCar series next year as “favorable.” Brown (pictured above) has openly admitted he is exploring the opportunity of McLaren entering the championship in a full-time capacity in the future, and recent months have seen an acceleration in plans that could result in […]

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Team Penske and Chevy dominated qualifying for the DXC Technology 600 at Texas with polesitter Josef Newgarden (220.613mph), Simon Pagenaud (220.311mph), and Will Power (220.194mph) leading the field as the only three drivers to break the 220mph barrier. Adding to his ongoing season of rookie surprises, Robert Wickens took fourth in his Schmidt Peterson Motorsports […]

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Ryan Hunter-Reay forced teammate Alexander Rossi into a decisive mistake with nine laps to go Sunday in the second Dual at Detroit and drove on to a masterful victory. Starting 10th in the DHL Honda, Hunter-Reay used a blinding pace to make his three-stop strategy work and put himself right back in the championship hunt. […]

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The start of Sunday’s second race in the Verizon IndyCar Series Dual in Detroit was delayed over half an hour — after the pace car crashed. The car, driven by guest pace car driver Mark Reuss of General Motors, made a sharp turn after exiting Turn 2 and made hard contact with the outside retaining […]

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Scott Dixon parlayed perfect pace, pit stops and strategy Saturday to score his first victory of 2018 and vault right into the championship picture. In scoring the 42nd win of his career and tying Michael Andretti for third on the all-time list, Dixon led 39 of 70 laps in his PNC Honda and held off […]

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A man’s body was found Monday afternoon in one of the parking lots of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Speedway police said campers who had stayed the night after the Indianapolis 500 called police around 1:45 p.m. The body was discovered in a tent in Lot 2, the lot located on Georgetown Road across from Gate […]

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Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon says he is unsure what IndyCar can do to alter its new-for-2018 car in order to improve racing at the Indianapolis 500. The majority of this year’s race was run single-file with drivers holding gaps of around one second to their nearest rivals. Concerns over passing had been raised throughout […]

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