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IndyCar And Sonoma Split; Laguna On Board
Wednesday, 18 Jul, 2018 – 18:55 | Comments Off on IndyCar And Sonoma Split; Laguna On Board
IndyCar And Sonoma Split; Laguna On Board

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
The Verizon IndyCar Series will change California zip codes for its season-ending race beginning in 2019.
Sanctioning body INDYCAR and WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca have confirmed that the historic Northern California road-course with Indy car roots will return to the schedule in 2019.
The three-year agreement, approved Tuesday by the Monterey County […]

Dixon Stays Clean; Wins Rugged Toronto Race
Sunday, 15 Jul, 2018 – 16:52 | Comments Off on Dixon Stays Clean; Wins Rugged Toronto Race
Dixon Stays Clean; Wins Rugged Toronto Race

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Scott Dixon powered to the lead when leader/polesitter Josef Newgarden side-swiped a concrete wall on a Lap 34 restart, and led the rest of the way en route to victory in Sunday’s IndyCar Series race on the streets of Toronto.
The victory in the 85-lapper allowed the Chip Ganassi Racing driver to extend his lead in […]

Newgarden To Start Toronto From Pole
Sunday, 15 Jul, 2018 – 8:18 | Comments Off on Newgarden To Start Toronto From Pole
Newgarden To Start Toronto From Pole

Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden took advantage of constantly changing conditions during Honda Indy Toronto qualifying Saturday to win pole position and the Verizon P1 Award for the 34th Indy car race to be contested at Exhibition Place.
The reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion, Newgarden was the last driver to hit the track during the Firestone Fast […]

Harding Replaces Chaves With Daly In Toronto
Friday, 13 Jul, 2018 – 16:49 | Comments Off on Harding Replaces Chaves With Daly In Toronto
Harding Replaces Chaves With Daly In Toronto

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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American Conor Daly will contest Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto for Harding Racing, temporarily relegating Colombian Gabby Chaves to the role of spectator.
The team fronted by former INDYCAR executive Brian Barnhart and owned by Indianapolis businessman Mike Harding is in the midst of its first full season after competing in three […]

‘Hinchtown’ Becomes Capital Of Iowa For A Day
Sunday, 8 Jul, 2018 – 15:42 | Comments Off on ‘Hinchtown’ Becomes Capital Of Iowa For A Day
‘Hinchtown’ Becomes Capital Of Iowa For A Day

By Jim Pedley | ManagingEditor
RacinToday.com
The 2018 season was not going  the way driver James Hinchcliffe had hoped. Until, that is, late in Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at Iowa Speedway when he tracked down and passed a seemingly unbeatable Josef Newgarden and then drove off to victory.
The win was the first of the season for Hinchcliffe […]

Power On Pole In Iowa
Saturday, 7 Jul, 2018 – 17:05 | Comments Off on Power On Pole In Iowa
Power On Pole In Iowa

Will Power earned his second straight pole starting position at Iowa Speedway during qualifying Saturday for Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at Iowa Speedway.
Power turned two laps around the 0.894-mile oval at an average speed of 182.391 mph to collect the 52nd pole position of his career.
“I love this place,” Power said. “It’s a real tough […]

Newgarden Out Punches Hunter-Reay At RA
Sunday, 24 Jun, 2018 – 13:55 | Comments Off on Newgarden Out Punches Hunter-Reay At RA
Newgarden Out Punches Hunter-Reay At RA

Josef Newgarden led all but two laps of Sunday IndyCar Series race at the Road America road circuit but his ride was anything but relaxing as Ryan Hunter-Reay dogged the defending series champion for almost the entire second half of the race.
Newgarden’s margin of victory in his Team Penske Chevy over Hunter-Reay’s Andretti Autosport Honda […]

Newgarden Remains King Of The Road America
Saturday, 23 Jun, 2018 – 18:31 | Comments Off on Newgarden Remains King Of The Road America
Newgarden Remains King Of The Road America

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Josef Newgarden continued to be the driver in control at Road America this weekend as he followed up his quickest practice laps on Friday with a pole victory on Saturday.
The Team Penske driver won the pole for the IndyCar Series event with a lap at 140.020 mph at the 4-mile, 14 turn natural road circuit […]

Newgarden Is Fastest Friday At Road America
Saturday, 23 Jun, 2018 – 7:25 | Comments Off on Newgarden Is Fastest Friday At Road America
Newgarden Is Fastest Friday At Road America

Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden reminded his Verizon IndyCar Series peers Friday that his bid for a second consecutive driver’s championship is alive and well, leading both practices on the opening day of the Kohler Grand Prix weekend at Road America.
Newgarden recorded the day’s fastest lap during the second session around the historic permanent road course […]

‘Dixie’ Adds To Texas Resume With Third Win
Sunday, 10 Jun, 2018 – 7:09 | Comments Off on ‘Dixie’ Adds To Texas Resume With Third Win
‘Dixie’ Adds To Texas Resume With Third Win

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Another Saturday, another victory for Scott Dixon.
One week after winning Race 1 of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix last weekend, Dixon rolled to his third career Verizon IndyCar Series victory on Texas Motor Speedway’s high-banked/1.5-mile oval in the DXC Technology 600.
Dixon, of Chip Ganassi Racing, led […]