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IndyCar Schedule Is On the Move – Again
Thursday, 7 Jan, 2021 – 8:17 | Comments Off on IndyCar Schedule Is On the Move – Again
IndyCar Schedule Is On the Move – Again

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDYCAR officials have revised the start of the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series schedule due to ongoing concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg in Florida, originally …

Former Phenom John Paul Jr. Passes Away
Thursday, 31 Dec, 2020 – 9:09 | Comments Off on Former Phenom John Paul Jr. Passes Away
Former Phenom John Paul Jr. Passes Away

IMSA GTP champion and INDYCAR race-winner John Paul Jr., one of the most versatile and star-crossed drivers of his generation, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 after a lengthy battle against Huntington’s disease. He was 60.
Huntington’s …

Daly To Team With ECR
Monday, 21 Dec, 2020 – 14:40 | Comments Off on Daly To Team With ECR
Daly To Team With ECR

Indiana native Conor Daly will run a partial NTT IndyCar Series schedule in 2021 with Ed Carpenter Racing as teammate to owner/driver Carpenter and 2020 Rookie of the Year Rinus VeeKay.
Daly will drive ECR’s No. …

Pandemic Forces Long Beach Date Change
Thursday, 17 Dec, 2020 – 17:40 | Comments Off on Pandemic Forces Long Beach Date Change
Pandemic Forces Long Beach Date Change

Concerns over the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in California have prompted INDYCAR officials to proactively reschedule the 2021 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Originally booked for Sunday, April 18, as Race No. 3 of the 17-event …

Kellett, Bourdais To Drive Foyt’s Cars in 2021
Thursday, 17 Dec, 2020 – 9:52 | Comments Off on Kellett, Bourdais To Drive Foyt’s Cars in 2021
Kellett, Bourdais To Drive Foyt’s Cars in 2021

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
A.J. Foyt Racing is giving Canadian Dalton Kellett a full season _ and a championship-caliber teammate _ to prove he belongs in the NTT IndyCar Series.
Kellett will drive Foyt Racing’s …

IndyCar Notes: Montoya Has Simple Plan For 2021 Indy 500
Sunday, 13 Dec, 2020 – 10:45 | Comments Off on IndyCar Notes: Montoya Has Simple Plan For 2021 Indy 500
IndyCar Notes: Montoya Has Simple Plan For 2021 Indy 500

Juan Pablo Montoya says there is nothing complicated about his approach to winning the Indianapolis 500, a feat he has accomplished twice during a versatile globetrotting career.
“You got to have a good car and you …

Indy Historian To Become History Himself
Tuesday, 8 Dec, 2020 – 11:25 | Comments Off on Indy Historian To Become History Himself
Indy Historian To Become History Himself

Acknowledged and admired as a master of auto racing minutiae, Donald Davidson announced his impending retirement as Indianapolis Motor Speedway historian Monday with this trivia teaser.
“We are now up to the total number of drivers …

Kanaan Joins Ganassi IndyCar ‘Dream Team’
Tuesday, 24 Nov, 2020 – 14:58 | Comments Off on Kanaan Joins Ganassi IndyCar ‘Dream Team’
Kanaan Joins Ganassi IndyCar ‘Dream Team’

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Tony Kanaan is returning to the NTT IndyCar Series in 2021 with Chip Ganassi Racing via a multi-year deal fit for the aged.
Kanaan, the 2013 Indianapolis 500 winner and 2004 …

Castroneves Will Go For No. 4 With Meyer Shank Racing
Wednesday, 11 Nov, 2020 – 15:09 | Comments Off on Castroneves Will Go For No. 4 With Meyer Shank Racing
Castroneves Will Go For No. 4 With Meyer Shank Racing

Meyer Shank Racing will raise the profile of its INDYCAR brand in 2021 via a limited program featuring one of open-wheel racing’s most popular drivers.
Helio Castroneves’ relentless pursuit of a record-tying fourth Indianapolis 500 victory …

Flat Spot On – Dixon Closes in On History
Saturday, 24 Oct, 2020 – 11:54 | One Comment
Flat Spot On – Dixon Closes in On History

By Jonathan Ingram |Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Will it make any difference in the eyes of fans if Scott Dixon claims his sixth IndyCar championship on the St. Petersburg street and airport course this weekend? That would pull …