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Pagenaud Wins Wild Shoot Out At Indianapolis
Sunday, 26 May, 2019 – 15:09 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Wins Wild Shoot Out At Indianapolis
Pagenaud Wins Wild Shoot Out At Indianapolis

Simon Pagenaud of Team Penske was one happy pole-winner at Indy last Sunday. This Sunday, he was one happy race winner. (File photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

If you’re driving an Indy car for Roger Penske, you had better be leading laps and winning races in that car. Simon Pagenaud had not […]

Youngsters Out To Make Names For Themselves
Sunday, 26 May, 2019 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Youngsters Out To Make Names For Themselves
Youngsters Out To Make Names For Themselves

This mural in the headquarters of Harding Steinbrenner Racing lays out the team’s goals. (RacinToday photo by Martha Fairris)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

INDIANAPOLIS – Colton Herta, youngest driver to win an Indy car race, will start his first Indianapolis 500 Sunday in a car fielded by George M. Steinbrenner IV, youngest team-owner in Indy […]

Cindric Doing The Double – Sort Of
Saturday, 25 May, 2019 – 8:58 | Comments Off on Cindric Doing The Double – Sort Of
Cindric Doing The Double – Sort Of

Xfinity Series driver Austin Cindric will start his Memorial Day weekend driving the No. 22 Ford Mustang in Concord, N.C., and will end it in Indianapolis watching his father try to win the 500. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Alan Marler)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – On Saturday, Austin Cindric’s primary focus is the […]

Notes: More Cockpit Safety En Route To IndyCar Cars
Friday, 24 May, 2019 – 19:38 | Comments Off on Notes: More Cockpit Safety En Route To IndyCar Cars
Notes: More Cockpit Safety En Route To IndyCar Cars

More cockpit protection in pipeline to IndyCar. (Photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

INDIANAPOLIS – An Aeroscreen designed to enhance driver cockpit protection will be implemented for the outset of the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series season, the result of a partnership between sanctioning body INDYCAR and Red Bull Advanced Technologies.

Specifically designed to reduce […]

Penske Looks Backward On 50th Indy Anniversary
Friday, 24 May, 2019 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Penske Looks Backward On 50th Indy Anniversary
Penske Looks Backward On 50th Indy Anniversary

Roger Penske began chasing bottles of milk at Indianapolis 50 years ago.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

INDIANAPOLIS – Roger Penske filed his first Indianapolis 500 entry with the sanctioning U.S. Auto Club in 1969, and 50 years later Team Penske’s accomplishments at Indianapolis Motor Speedway could fill a book.

In fact, they have. A history of […]

Pagenaud Not Slowing Down
Tuesday, 21 May, 2019 – 14:34 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Not Slowing Down
Pagenaud Not Slowing Down

Simon Pagenaud led the pack during the final practice at Indy on Monday. (Photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

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Pole-sitter Simon Pagenaud started Monday celebrating his qualification effort for the 103rd Indianapolis 500 by participating in the traditional front-row photo shoot. He ended the day at the top of the speed chart.

Pagenaud emerged as the fastest driver during […]

No Shortage Of Emotions After Indy Qualifying
Monday, 20 May, 2019 – 8:24 | Comments Off on No Shortage Of Emotions After Indy Qualifying
No Shortage Of Emotions After Indy Qualifying

Simon Pagenaud of Team Penske was one happy pole-winner at Indy on Sunday.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Simon Pagenaud of Team Penske drove flat-out Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and qualified on-pole for the 103rd edition of the Indianapolis 500.

Fernando Alonso of McLaren Racing said he did likewise around the famed 2.5-mile oval. But Alonso […]

Alonso, Hinchcliffe On The Spot At Indianapolis
Sunday, 19 May, 2019 – 9:04 | Comments Off on Alonso, Hinchcliffe On The Spot At Indianapolis
Alonso, Hinchcliffe On The Spot At Indianapolis

Fernando Alonso spent a lot of time sitting in lines at Indy on Saturday. (Photos by INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Six drivers will vie for the final three starting spots in the 103rd edition of the Indianapolis 500 Sunday during a Last Row Shootout featuring the shocking, high-profile presences of Fernando Alonso and James […]

Andretti Cars Fastest On ‘Fast Friday’
Saturday, 18 May, 2019 – 8:23 | Comments Off on Andretti Cars Fastest On ‘Fast Friday’
Andretti Cars Fastest On ‘Fast Friday’

Andretti Autosport’s Conor Daly laid down the fastest lap in practice at Indy on Friday. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Led by “one-off” driver Conor Daly, Andretti Autosport emerged atop the speed chart during “Fast Friday” practice for the 103rd edition of the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Daly led a pack […]

Carpenter Building Big Speed At Practice In Indy
Friday, 17 May, 2019 – 8:32 | Comments Off on Carpenter Building Big Speed At Practice In Indy
Carpenter Building Big Speed At Practice In Indy

Ed Carpenter Racing’s Ed Jones logged the fastest time during practice at Indy on Thursday. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Home-grown Ed Carpenter Racing replaced Team Penske’s juggernaut atop the speed chart at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Thursday, the third of four days of practice leading into this weekend’s qualifications for the 103rd […]