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Ten For The Road – And Also For The Ovals – In 2019
Tuesday, 31 Dec, 2019 – 18:54 | Comments Off on Ten For The Road – And Also For The Ovals – In 2019
Ten For The Road – And Also For The Ovals – In 2019

Roger Penske tops the Top 10 Stories of 2019 in the IndyCar Series.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

With a record 18 Indianapolis 500 victories on his resume, motorsports mogul Roger Penske basically has “owned” the …

Rutherford Remembers Safety Pioneer Simpson
Friday, 20 Dec, 2019 – 9:07 | 2 Comments
Rutherford Remembers Safety Pioneer Simpson

Bill Simpson saved the life of Johnny Rutherford and countless others in racing over the years.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

FORT WORTH, Texas – The passing of motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson this week prompted …

Carpenter Rebuilds IndyCar Driver Lineup For 2020
Wednesday, 11 Dec, 2019 – 9:09 | Comments Off on Carpenter Rebuilds IndyCar Driver Lineup For 2020
Carpenter Rebuilds IndyCar Driver Lineup For 2020

IndyCar team owner/driver Ed Carpenter has finalized his driver lineup for next season.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Ed Carpenter Racing completed its revised NTT IndyCar Series lineup Monday with the addition of Conor Daly as …

Flat Spot On: ‘The Captain’ Takes Charge at Indy
Friday, 22 Nov, 2019 – 18:27 | 4 Comments
Flat Spot On: ‘The Captain’ Takes Charge at Indy

Team owner Roger Penske is now a series owner and an iconic speedway owner.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer RacinToday.com

Roger Penske is not just the smartest guy in the room – including corporate board rooms. …

Penske Acquires Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Monday, 4 Nov, 2019 – 15:19 | Comments Off on Penske Acquires Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Penske Acquires Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Indianapolis Motor Speedway will have a new owner. (File photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Hulman & Company, owners of Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the IndyCar Series, announced on Monday that a …

Schmidt Peterson Dumps Hinchcliffe For ‘Youth’
Thursday, 31 Oct, 2019 – 20:24 | Comments Off on Schmidt Peterson Dumps Hinchcliffe For ‘Youth’
Schmidt Peterson Dumps Hinchcliffe For ‘Youth’

James Hinchcliffe is out at Schmidt Peterson.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Arrow McLaren SP is taking the “youth route” for its fulltime return to INDYCAR, selecting Patricio O’Ward and Oliver Askew as its drivers …

Rossi To Drive Down South – Way Down South
Saturday, 26 Oct, 2019 – 8:35 | Comments Off on Rossi To Drive Down South – Way Down South
Rossi To Drive Down South – Way Down South

Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi will drive in next month’s Baja 1000 race in Mexico. (File photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

INDYCAR star Alexander Rossi has entered the 52nd annual SCORE Baja 1000 …

Tony Stewart: Let’s Race Two
Sunday, 13 Oct, 2019 – 12:47 | Comments Off on Tony Stewart: Let’s Race Two
Tony Stewart: Let’s Race Two

A NASCAR/IndyCar twin-bill at places like Texas Motor Speedway would be a winner, says former driver Tony Stewart.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

FORT WORTH, Texas – If shared doubleheader weekends between NASCAR and INDYCAR are …

New INDYCAR Aeroscreen A Quiet Success
Friday, 4 Oct, 2019 – 15:43 | Comments Off on New INDYCAR Aeroscreen A Quiet Success
New INDYCAR Aeroscreen A Quiet Success

Scott Dixon gave a quiet thumbs up to INDYCAR’s new protective Aeroscreen after this week’s test at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Once INDYCAR’s innovative Aeroscreen is implemented by …

INDYCAR Is Bully On New Safety Screen
Wednesday, 2 Oct, 2019 – 8:01 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Is Bully On New Safety Screen
INDYCAR Is Bully On New Safety Screen

Testing continues on the IndyCar Series’ Autoscreen.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

First on-track test of INDYCAR’s Aeroscreen driver safety innovation is scheduled for Wednesday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a project the sanctioning body views as …