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Pigot To Spend May With Rahal Team
Friday, 28 Feb, 2020 – 8:51 | Comments Off on Pigot To Spend May With Rahal Team
Pigot To Spend May With Rahal Team

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Versatile open-wheel driver Spencer Pigot will re-join Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing for the Month of May NTT IndyCar Series events at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Pigot, who made three starts for RLLR …

Alonso To Take Another Whack At Indy
Wednesday, 26 Feb, 2020 – 7:54 | Comments Off on Alonso To Take Another Whack At Indy
Alonso To Take Another Whack At Indy

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Fernando Alonso’s relentless pursuit of motorsports’ prestigious Triple Crown will resume in May at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where the Spaniard will compete with Arrow McLaren SP in the 104th edition …

‘Hinchtown’ Gets Hand From Andretti
Friday, 21 Feb, 2020 – 10:29 | Comments Off on ‘Hinchtown’ Gets Hand From Andretti
‘Hinchtown’ Gets Hand From Andretti

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDYCAR fan-favorite James Hinchcliffe has received a reprieve from open-wheel limbo.
Booted from his full-time ride at Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports after its offseason alliance with McLaren, Hinchcliffe will return to …

Flat Spot On: Long-Running Safety Revolution Saved Newman
Wednesday, 19 Feb, 2020 – 17:54 | 3 Comments
Flat Spot On: Long-Running Safety Revolution Saved Newman

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
For a guy who recently finished a book on some of the deadliest years of professional racing—and the safety revolution those years spawned—I felt strangely numb the day after Ryan …

INDY CAR Screening Process Continues At Texas Motor Speedway
Sunday, 16 Feb, 2020 – 12:03 | Comments Off on INDY CAR Screening Process Continues At Texas Motor Speedway
INDY CAR Screening Process Continues At Texas Motor Speedway

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Open-wheel superstar Josef Newgarden says INDYCAR’s revolutionary cockpit Aeroscreen looms as the “last major safety advancement” on cars that now resemble fighter jets.
“This is the biggest …

Jimmie’s Future May Not Include Fenders
Friday, 14 Feb, 2020 – 9:10 | Comments Off on Jimmie’s Future May Not Include Fenders
Jimmie’s Future May Not Include Fenders

NASCAR superstar Jimmie Johnson is open to the notion of racing without fenders once his full-time Cup Series career concludes at the end of the 2020 season.
The seven-time Cup champion raised eyebrows on Tuesday when …

IndyCar Notes: Foyt Racing To Feature Tag Team Of Drivers
Thursday, 6 Feb, 2020 – 9:38 | Comments Off on IndyCar Notes: Foyt Racing To Feature Tag Team Of Drivers
IndyCar Notes: Foyt Racing To Feature Tag Team Of Drivers

Tony Kanaan’s final IndyCar Series season will see him in the cockpit part time for A.J. Foyt Racing. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Martha Fairris)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

AJ Foyt Racing’s iconic No. 14 car …

John Andretti: ‘Far From Stunt, He Was Real Deal’
Wednesday, 5 Feb, 2020 – 21:12 | 5 Comments
John Andretti: ‘Far From Stunt, He Was Real Deal’

John Andretti celebrates his first NASCAR Cup win along with the Yarborough team at Daytona.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

On the last Sunday afternoon in May of 1994 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, John Andretti …

Racing Loses Multi-Level Winner: John Andretti
Friday, 31 Jan, 2020 – 9:54 | Comments Off on Racing Loses Multi-Level Winner: John Andretti
Racing Loses Multi-Level Winner: John Andretti

John Andretti was a fighter both in and out of race cars.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Nearly two-decades after it went up, the rectangular, full-color poster thumb-tacked to the wall over the work bench in …

IndyCar Notes: Kimball Throwing In With Foyt
Thursday, 23 Jan, 2020 – 9:37 | Comments Off on IndyCar Notes: Kimball Throwing In With Foyt
IndyCar Notes: Kimball Throwing In With Foyt

A.J. Foyt will put veteran Charlie Kimball behind the wheel for the entire 2020 IndyCar season. (File photo courtesy INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Veteran INDYCAR driver Charlie Kimball has joined AJ Foyt Racing as …