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Flat Spot On – ‘Indy Split’ Hits Home
Sunday, 12 Dec, 2021 – 17:56 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – ‘Indy Split’ Hits Home
Flat Spot On – ‘Indy Split’ Hits Home

Journalists often find themselves on the front lines of history. When books appear as a result, they are usually snapshots of a relatively short frame of time, especially in the current milieu of social media-driven …

Racing Peers Mourn The Death of ‘Big Al’
Saturday, 11 Dec, 2021 – 12:30 | Comments Off on Racing Peers Mourn The Death of ‘Big Al’
Racing Peers Mourn The Death of ‘Big Al’

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Four-time Indianapolis 500 champion Al Unser, second member of his family’s auto racing dynasty to win “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” died on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021 at his home …

Notes: Meyer Shank To Pair Pagenaud With Helio
Tuesday, 28 Sep, 2021 – 8:35 | Comments Off on Notes: Meyer Shank To Pair Pagenaud With Helio
Notes: Meyer Shank To Pair Pagenaud With Helio

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDYCAR and Indianapolis 500 champion Simon Pagenaud will contest the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series schedule alongside four-time/reigning Indy 500 champ Helio Castroneves at Meyer Shank Racing, which has morphed into …

Champ Palou: ‘Dream Completed’
Monday, 27 Sep, 2021 – 9:59 | Comments Off on Champ Palou: ‘Dream Completed’
Champ Palou: ‘Dream Completed’

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Alex Palou clinched his first NTT IndyCar Series championship with a workmanlike, fourth-place finish in Sunday’s Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach, where the 24-year-old was eager to explain what …

Newgarden Needs Devine Help At Long Beach
Sunday, 26 Sep, 2021 – 9:11 | Comments Off on Newgarden Needs Devine Help At Long Beach
Newgarden Needs Devine Help At Long Beach

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Josef Newgarden admittedly needs an “act of God” Sunday afternoon to win the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series championship _ even after qualifying on-pole for the season-ending Acura Grand Prix of …

IndyCar To Crank Up Early In ’22
Wednesday, 22 Sep, 2021 – 7:48 | Comments Off on IndyCar To Crank Up Early In ’22
IndyCar To Crank Up Early In ’22

A re-tooled, 17-race lineup featuring an earlier start date, a return to Canada and a record 14 events airing on the NBC network highlight INDYCAR’s 2022 schedule.  
The 14 events to air on NBC are one …

Palou Adds To Victory, Point Totals
Monday, 13 Sep, 2021 – 8:37 | Comments Off on Palou Adds To Victory, Point Totals
Palou Adds To Victory, Point Totals

RacinToday.com
Ten laps into Sunday’s Grand Prix of Portland, pole-sitter Alex Palou was mired in 16th place with his NTT IndyCar Series championship hopes unexpectedly in jeopardy.
Fast-forward 100 laps, after Palou had earned his series-best third …

Johnson Speeds Closer to The Indy 500
Wednesday, 1 Sep, 2021 – 8:10 | Comments Off on Johnson Speeds Closer to The Indy 500
Johnson Speeds Closer to The Indy 500

Jimmie Johnson is one step closer to answering the siren call of the Indianapolis 500.
Johnson successfully completed his first NTT IndyCar Series test on an oval Monday at Texas Motor Speedway, logging several laps in …

Robin Miller: He Covered It All In Racing
Thursday, 26 Aug, 2021 – 14:38 | Comments Off on Robin Miller: He Covered It All In Racing
Robin Miller: He Covered It All In Racing

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
We shook hands for what turned out to be the last time at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Carb Day, the only place to be in the motorsports universe on a …

Newgarden Bubbles Over After Iowa Victory
Sunday, 22 Aug, 2021 – 7:47 | Comments Off on Newgarden Bubbles Over After Iowa Victory
Newgarden Bubbles Over After Iowa Victory

Josef Newgarden and Pato O’Ward reshuffled the NTT IndyCar Series point standings Saturday night at World Wide Technology Raceway, where the winner of the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 had the last word on how to …