Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon set a blistering pace to earn his third Indy 500 pole with a 232.164mph four-lap average. “We seriously, I don’t think we expected to see the speed that we did,” said Dixon, who won the pole here in 2015 and also took pole – and the race – in 2008. “The […]

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Two-time Indianapolis 500 polesitter Ed Carpenter was fastest in the first part of qualifying for next Sunday’s race as Fernando Alonso booked his spot in the Fast Nine shootout. In a session first delayed by bad weather conditions and then disrupted by a huge shunt for Sebastien Bourdais, Carpenter emerged fastest overall for his eponymous […]

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Scott Dixon holds fourth place in two all-time statistical categories in Indy car history. One he likes immensely. The other one? Meh. Dixon finished second today in the INDYCAR Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course for the 35th runner-up finish in his career. That ranks fourth all-time. He also has 40 victories […]

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Will Power took a convincing pole position for IndyCar’s Indianapolis road course race, while Juan Pablo Montoya made the top five on his comeback. Power completed a sweep of being fastest in both practice sessions and each of the sections of qualifying, as he lowered the track lap record yet again with a 1m07.7044s. Montoya […]

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Reigning IndyCar champion Simon Pagenaud claimed his first ever oval win at Phoenix, taking advantage of a yellow during a pitstop phase to lead home a Penske 1-2-4. In a race dominated by the Penske quartet, the second round of stops just after half-distance started under green but then a full course yellow came out […]

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Josef Newgarden claimed his first IndyCar victory with Penske at Barber Motorsports Park in only his third race for the squad, after a late puncture for team-mate Will Power. Newgarden was one of the few frontrunners to begin the race on the harder tyre, and moved up from his seventh place starting position to third […]

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Will Power has taken his 46th IndyCar pole for Penske at Barber Motorsports Park, as championship leader Sebastien Bourdais starts outside the top 10. Power was quickest in practice three earlier in the day and managed to translate that pace into pole, while team-mate Helio Castroneves was just a tenth off in second ahead of […]

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James Hinchcliffe won the IndyCar Long Beach Grand Prix as main challenger Ryan Hunter-Reay stopped on track with six laps to go in a race of attrition. The Schmidt Peterson Motorsports driver became the second Canadian after Paul Tracy to win IndyCar’s flagship street race, leading home Sebastien Bourdais and Josef Newgarden. Both Hinchcliffe and […]

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Scott Dixon believes the IndyCar season-opener at St Petersburg was “fabricated” by a controversial decision from race control in the middle of the race. A full-course caution was called on lap 26 when Tony Kanaan made contact with Mikhail Aleshin at Turn 4, which bunched up the field and left early race leaders James Hinchcliffe […]

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