Marco Andretti and Tony Kanaan led the way in the two speed categories during Wednesday’s Indy 500 practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Andretti, in the Andretti Autosport Honda, threw down the fastest lap of the month at 227.053mph early in the seven-hour session and it held up as all 35 driver/car combinations practiced on […]

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Will Power gave Penske its 200th IndyCar win after team-mate Josef Newgarden caused a late caution that threatened to derail Power’s bid at the Indianapolis road course. Power’s third win at the Indy road course initially came under threat from the ever-impressive Schmidt Peterson Motorsports rookie Robert Wickens. The Penske driver looked to be in […]

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AJ Foyt Racing’s Tony Kanaan set the pace as IndyCar’s preparations for the 2018 Indianapolis 500 began with the first on-track running in the open test. The 2004 Indy 500 winner was just 13th in the morning’s hour-long session but climbed to the top of the times early in the afternoon. He was deposed by […]

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For a guy who feels right at home wheeling an Indy car around Indianapolis Motor Speedway at 230-plus mph, Scott Dixon felt out of his element Sunday night in downtown Indianapolis when he competed in the city qualifier for the hit NBC obstacle course challenge show, “American Ninja Warrior.” Dixon was among dozens of eager […]

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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 dominated from pole position at Long Beach to take his first IndyCar victory of the season and the championship lead. The Andretti Autosport driver survived a quartet of caution periods, the last of which set up a nine-lap showdown with Penske driver Will Power. Power had twice the amount of push-to-pass available than […]

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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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Reigning IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden took his first win of 2018, defeating Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’s Robert Wickens after a late full-course yellow caused a seven-lap showdown at Phoenix. Wickens led the majority of the first race of the season at St Petersburg on his series debut before a late clash with Alexander Rossi, and once again […]

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Championship leader Sebastien Bourdais took pole position at Phoenix for the first oval race of the 2018 IndyCar championship. The Dale Coyne Racing driver was the last man on track under the new oval qualifying system, in which drivers complete their two qualifying laps in reverse championship order. Bourdais’ effort knocked Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud […]

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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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