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INDYCAR To Stage A Rubber Match At Texas Motor Speedway
Saturday, 19 Mar, 2022 – 8:49 | Comments Off on INDYCAR To Stage A Rubber Match At Texas Motor Speedway
INDYCAR To Stage A Rubber Match At Texas Motor Speedway

FORT WORTH, Texas – Pole qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway this afternoon for Sunday’s NTT IndyCar Series XPEL 375 easily could be overshadowed by an intriguing addition to the practice schedule.
In a bid to create …

Postponed IndyCar Test Leaves Champ Palou Cold
Thursday, 10 Mar, 2022 – 8:35 | Comments Off on Postponed IndyCar Test Leaves Champ Palou Cold
Postponed IndyCar Test Leaves Champ Palou Cold

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas _ Sidelined by a blast of unseasonably cold weather on Monday, Team Penske will attempt to log meaningful oval-track test laps Thursday at Texas Motor Speedway.
How cold …

Johnson’s IndyCar Career To Come Full Circle
Sunday, 6 Mar, 2022 – 9:13 | Comments Off on Johnson’s IndyCar Career To Come Full Circle
Johnson’s IndyCar Career To Come Full Circle

FORT WORTH, Texas – The road to Jimmie Johnson’s highly anticipated open-wheel oval track debut tops the list of story lines expected to play-out Monday during an INDYCAR Open Test at Texas Motor Speedway.
The session …

Indy Star Ongais Passes Away
Thursday, 3 Mar, 2022 – 11:20 | Comments Off on Indy Star Ongais Passes Away
Indy Star Ongais Passes Away

RacinToday.com
Danny Ongais, the Hawaiian-born driver admired for his speed and bravery during an Indianapolis 500 career spanning three decades, died on Feb. 26, 2022 of congestive heart complications in Anaheim Hills, Calif. Mr. Ongais was …

Hard Times Soften As McLaughlin Wins St. Pete
Monday, 28 Feb, 2022 – 12:17 | Comments Off on Hard Times Soften As McLaughlin Wins St. Pete
Hard Times Soften As McLaughlin Wins St. Pete

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Native New Zealander Scott McLaughlin readily admits his rookie 2021 NTT IndyCar Series season with Team Penske totally “mucked” with his head.
A three-time Australian Supercars champion and winner of 56 …

McLaughlin Leads IndyCar Into 2022 Season
Sunday, 27 Feb, 2022 – 11:17 | Comments Off on McLaughlin Leads IndyCar Into 2022 Season
McLaughlin Leads IndyCar Into 2022 Season

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
A self-described “competitive bloke,” native New Zealander Scott McLaughlin admittedly spent too much of his rookie NTT IndyCar Series season traffic-jammed at the back end of the starting grid.
Fast-forward to …

Unlikely Indy Hero Roger Rager Passes Away
Friday, 25 Feb, 2022 – 9:22 | Comments Off on Unlikely Indy Hero Roger Rager Passes Away
Unlikely Indy Hero Roger Rager Passes Away

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Nebraska native Roger Rager, who drove into Indianapolis 500 lore with an engine block sourced from a junkyard, died on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022. Mr. Rager was 73.
Rager’s daughter, Wendy …

Calderon Becomes Foyt’s First Female Driver
Saturday, 22 Jan, 2022 – 10:54 | Comments Off on Calderon Becomes Foyt’s First Female Driver
Calderon Becomes Foyt’s First Female Driver

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Tatiana Calderón has signed a gender-breaking contract for the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season as first female to drive for AJ Foyt Racing.
Next up…Tatiana’s initial visit to the team’s headquarters …

CART Force Kalkhoven Passes Away
Thursday, 13 Jan, 2022 – 11:02 | Comments Off on CART Force Kalkhoven Passes Away
CART Force Kalkhoven Passes Away

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Indianapolis 500-winning team-owner Kevin Kalkhoven, a key behind-the-scenes player during domestic open-wheel racing’s schismatic “sanctioning wars,” died on Jan. 4, 2022 after a brief illness. A native of Adelaide, Australia, …

Seven-Timer Now An IndyCar Full-Timer
Saturday, 18 Dec, 2021 – 9:12 | Comments Off on Seven-Timer Now An IndyCar Full-Timer
Seven-Timer Now An IndyCar Full-Timer

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
After a season of acclimating himself to the rigors of open-wheel racing, Jimmie Johnson is going all-in.
The seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion will contest the full, 17-race NTT IndyCar Series …