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Flat Spot On: The Perplexities of Danger in Racing
Saturday, 7 Sep, 2019 – 7:29 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: The Perplexities of Danger in Racing
Flat Spot On: The Perplexities of Danger in Racing

Track workers work to repair the catch fence at Pocono as a medical evacuation helicopter transports injured driver Robert Wickens to a hospital in 2018. (File photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer …

IndyCar 2020 Schedule: Pocono Out, Richmond In
Wednesday, 4 Sep, 2019 – 8:49 | One Comment
IndyCar 2020 Schedule: Pocono Out, Richmond In

The IndyCar Series is driving away from Pocono next year. In its place is a short oval.

By John Sturbin/Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Open-wheel racing’s return to Richmond Raceway next summer after a 10-year hiatus comes wrapped with the …

Newgarden Leads IndyCar Season To Finish Line
Tuesday, 3 Sep, 2019 – 7:51 | Comments Off on Newgarden Leads IndyCar Season To Finish Line
Newgarden Leads IndyCar Season To Finish Line

IndyCar Series points-leader Josef Newgarden warmed up for Sunday’s race in Portland by meeting with fans. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Team Penske’s Will Power continues to play spoiler in the NTT …

Sato Responds To Pocono Woe With Win In St. Louis
Monday, 26 Aug, 2019 – 8:25 | Comments Off on Sato Responds To Pocono Woe With Win In St. Louis
Sato Responds To Pocono Woe With Win In St. Louis

The podium after Saturday night’s IndyCar Series race featured the unlikely trio of Ed Carpenter, Takuma Sato and Tony Kanaan. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Call it “Taku’s Revenge.”

Six days after drawing …

RLL Stands Behind Sato After Widespread Critcism
Friday, 23 Aug, 2019 – 12:50 | Comments Off on RLL Stands Behind Sato After Widespread Critcism
RLL Stands Behind Sato After Widespread Critcism

IndyCar team owner Bobby Rahal is standing behind driver Takuma Sato in the wake of last Sunday’s race in Pocono. (File photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing has rallied …

Power Victorious On A Bizarre Day At Pocono
Monday, 19 Aug, 2019 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Power Victorious On A Bizarre Day At Pocono
Power Victorious On A Bizarre Day At Pocono

Will Power got his first victory of the season on Sunday. It came on a crazy day at Pocono. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

LONG POND, Pa. – In the often-surreal world …

Championship Runs, Pocono’s Fate Up For IndyCar Grabs
Sunday, 18 Aug, 2019 – 11:54 | Comments Off on Championship Runs, Pocono’s Fate Up For IndyCar Grabs
Championship Runs, Pocono’s Fate Up For IndyCar Grabs

IndyCar’s run at Pocono Raceway may be coming to an end. (RacinToday photo by Martha Fairris)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

LONG POND, Pa. _ While 10 drivers remain mathematically eligible for the 2019 NTT IndyCar …

Sam Schmidt Gets ‘The Ultimate’ From McLaren
Tuesday, 13 Aug, 2019 – 17:25 | Comments Off on Sam Schmidt Gets ‘The Ultimate’ From McLaren
Sam Schmidt Gets ‘The Ultimate’ From McLaren

IndyCar team owner Sam Schmidt is now in the McLaren camp. It’s time to perform, he says.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

His stone-cold determination to compete at the highest level of domestic open-wheel racing has …

McLaren To Return Full Time To IndyCar Series
Friday, 9 Aug, 2019 – 17:18 | Comments Off on McLaren To Return Full Time To IndyCar Series
McLaren To Return Full Time To IndyCar Series

McLaren will put “papaya orange” Indy cars back on track on a full time basis next season. (File photo courtesy of McLaren Racing)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Determined to erase the memory of Fernando Alonso’s …

INDYCAR Comes Up With A Winner – Hybrid Power
Thursday, 1 Aug, 2019 – 15:30 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Comes Up With A Winner – Hybrid Power
INDYCAR Comes Up With A Winner – Hybrid Power

INDYCAR is taking a bold step forward by switching on hybrid power in 2022.

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

With all the idiotic, transparently gimmick-based changes that American auto racing series have been splatting against walls …